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Better Moments AS

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Better Moments AS is a tour operator that aims to offer their guests that little extra. Our excursions are managed by our professional and experienced tour guides and the groups are small. We offer exclusive snowmobile- and boat safaris.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Isdammen 1, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 400 95 965
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We were collected by our guide and raken to headquaters where we were kitted out with the clothes. I took an extra ear buff but my ears were still bitterly cold as i rode on the back of the snowmobile. Dinner was a traditional Norwegian...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Without a doubt one of the highlights of our trip to Svalbard. Eivind is a nice, knowledgeable and professional guide with interesting stories to tell about Svalbard (ask him about Svenskehytta, it is truly a chilling ghost story). Even though we visited outside of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

We took the boat trip and didn't see any bears, but did get to the edge of the ice floe. We got to almost 79 degrees N which was pretty good. You hear about the soup all the time. The soup really is good. Find...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dale H
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Took us on a boat ride for the day. We explored some beautiful spots. Saw plenty of wildlife and historical places. Lunch was good. Staff was friendly, helpful and fun. Equipment was top notch. Well done!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelinman045
Reviewed 17 October 2018

We booked 3 of our 7 tours with Better Moments. Overall, we felt the quality of the tours and the guides were better compared to others. The food provided were generally better as well. The tours we went for were (1) Summer Adventure on a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lim_Eleanor
Reviewed 23 September 2018

we enjoyed our trip even although we didn't get to see any wildlife the boat was very comfortable, good views from inside or out on the back deck, plenty of opportunities for great photos Alan our guide was very knowledgeable and gave us great commentaries...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grs748
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great (and surprisingly private) trip to Pyramided and at the adjacent glacier on the catch of the day tour! Views were spectacular and would definitely recommend the tour. Lukas

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trail267736
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful Catch if the day whit a very nice and briefed guide. The captain drove the new boat safely. Recommend this tour for all who is interested in seeing whales, iceberg and glacier in beautiful Svalbard!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ninni W
Reviewed 1 September 2018

My husband and I did three excursions with Better Moments. We did the Icebreaker - Paddling along glacier fronts day excursion, and two of the Catch of the Day trips. All three were fabulous. Alan did a wonderful job on our kayaking trip. We were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Where to possibly begin?!?!?! If i could give a higher rating i would! 1st of all, i'd like to give a massive thank you to Valentine and Arien for all there professional organization of this amazing trip. When we arrived at better moments, everything was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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5 October 2018|
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Response from Eivind A | Property representative |
Hi, Most our trips are fine for kids in that age, contact us on mail for more info when you have decided what trip you would like to join. Regards Better Moments
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9 September 2018|
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Response from Eivind A | Property representative |
Hi Mountiem, I am sorry to say we don't offer boat trips in the dark season. The sun does not go above the horizon in January so we only offer shorter snowmobile trips with focus on Northern lights. The whales is most common... More
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5 February 2018|
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Response from BetterMoments | Property representative |
Hello Meera, Thanks for your message. In Ocotober, you can definetely do some hiking on Svalbard. It will be a bit cold for kayaking, but you could take a boat trip instead. In october we offer daily fjord safaris called... More