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Polar Bear-family, Belugas, Minke Whales and a Russian Ghost Town

I booked a day-trip to Pyramiden with this company: Obviously seeing wildlife on boat-trips is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nice tours sometimes difficult

We booked 2 activities with SWE, the first one was great: glacier hike to Trollsteigen. The pace... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lausanne, Switzerland
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The nature in Svalbard is beautiful, majestic, attractive and demanding. An encounter with this Arctic wilderness makes an impression on people who experience it. The team at Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions AS make the conditions favourable so that you as a whole can actively take part in Svalbard nature-based adventures.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cave” (14 reviews)
“glacier hike” (5 reviews)
“warm drinks” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Road 608, house 2, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 22 22
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked a day-trip to Pyramiden with this company: Obviously seeing wildlife on boat-trips is always a question of luck (and effort), but the members of MS Polar Girl made such a great effort on our way to the Russian Ghost-Town Pyramiden and back, so...More

Thank herrderringe93
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 2 activities with SWE, the first one was great: glacier hike to Trollsteigen. The pace was sometimes very fast, although we are experienced and fit mountaineers; we would have liked to have more time to look around and take pictures. The second activity...More

Thank chrisg710
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Experience of a lifetime kayaking under the midnight sun! The company provide dry suits, life jackets, dry shoes, etc, just come in a warm base layer. The guides were informative, personable, and helpful. We really enjoyed our evening.

Thank knelson126
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did a half day canoeing trip after our cruise but before our flight home. They picked us up, they were super friendly. They had all new good equipment and clothing. We kayaked to the other side of Longyearbyen. i am use to a nice...More

Thank Kylie S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I was able to book it after hours online and they picked me up at the hotel. They had two great guides in Katja and Jasper, lots of fun and very knowledgeable. It is a very challenging hike after kayaking across the fjord. Long climbs...More

Thank Terence O
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Hiortfjellet was indeed a challenge, but given the view at the top it was probably the most rewarding thing I did in Svalbard. The kayaking was also lots of fun, and all equipment/instructions were provided so it was no problem for someone like me with...More

Thank Jay G
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This review is about my experience with this company, not about the hike itself, which was overall enjoyable. I booked a guided group hike to Fuglefjella (bird cliffs) for the next day and received an email confirmation. The hike description was sketchy to say the...More

Thank cqfp123
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

It was great! Well organised, safe, fun, challenging and a beautiful view from the top. Well worth the struggle!

Thank Brit H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I have done 3 tours with them, and it was just an outstanding experience! Breathtaking activities with top notch guides, with high understanding of their guests and a world of knowledge and stories. Highly recommandable!

Thank Julien L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Three hikes (one with snowshoes) around Lonyearbyen and surroundings with great guides, who knew how to do their job and also shared many interesting stories and facts about everyday life in Svalbard.

Thank 728pirittal
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3 December 2016|
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Response from HeidiHarv | Property representative |
Great news, shrcrn! We will recommend our Wilderness Camp in Ymerbukta. Please read more at Wildlife.no. Welcome to Svalbard!
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24 March 2016|
Response from HeidiHarv | Property representative |
Hi! To join our 3- or 4 days Wilderness camp in Ymerbukta! Read more about it here: wildlife.no Welcome to Svalbard!
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Asyraf S
7 December 2015|
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Response from HeidiHarv | Property representative |
Hi there We start up with our Wildlife safaries 13th of February 2016. It will be possible to see the northern lights when you are here. Welcome to Svalbard!
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