Available all year
Spend the night in Longyearbyen and explore the city
Cruise through spectacular Arctic scenery in a closed hybrid boat
Explore the glaciers, icy vistas and sub-polar landscapes of Isfjorden
Spend time getting up close to the curious walruses
Day 1: Arrival in Longyearbyen
After your flight to Longyearbyen, we’ll transfer you to your hotel. Enjoy your evening and a great night’s sleep. A delicious breakfast in the morning will set you up for your 4-hour wildlife watching excursion in the Svalbard archipelago.
Day 2: Cruise Isfjorden from Longyearbyen
Today we explore Isfjorden in a closed hybrid boat among beautiful Arctic scenery and wildlife. Using the boat's electric motor, we’ll cruise silently towards Borebukta where we hope to see walruses. If they appear, their natural curiosity may allow us to get quite close. Then it's time for hot drinks and freshly baked buns before heading back to your Longyearbyen hotel, where your Pre-Programme ends.
Economy class flight between Oslo and Longyearbyen, including current taxes and charges.
Transfer from Longyearbyen airport to the hotel.
1 hotel night in Longyearbyen, with breakfast.
4-hour English guided excursion, with snack.
Dinner and gratuities.
Remarks and requirements
This tour is available as Pre-Programme in combination with expedition cruises starting in Longyearbyen
Suitable for guests in good health, some easy walking.
Available to guests with limited mobility on request.
If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip until 6 weeks before departure.
This Pre-Programme is only available if booked on an MS Fram expedition cruise.
Expedition cruises offering this activity
See some of the world's most wonderful nature on a cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions
Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In the Realm of the Polar Bear
17 departures between Jun 2022 and Sep 2023 - 10 days
MS Spitsbergen +1
Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition
12 departures between Jul 2022 and Sep 2023 - 12 days
MS Fram +1