Gane & Marshall

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Arctic Adventure

Travel to the White Island of Spitsbergen, in the Svalbard Archipelago above mainland Norway, and experience the midnight sun.

Outline Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Depart for Oslo

    Depart London Heathrow to arrive Longyearbyen same day (it is also possible to overnight in Oslo, and fly Longyearbyen the following day).

  2. Day 2: Safety briefing – Training walk on the icefields

    After breakfast, there will be a thorough safety brief by your chief guide, following which the students will be asked to help check over the stores and pack the sledges.

  3. Day 3: Arctic wilderness training, Camp Barentz

    After breakfast (8am) assemble in reception at 9:30am wearing cold weather gear and transfer by bus (12kms) to Camp Barentz.

  4. Day 4: Longyear Glacier, Ice Cave & Dog Sledding

    Set off early on the Bandvagen (Caterpillar Tractor) to the famous Longyear glacier. This is usually a scheduled departure at 9am.

  5. Day 5: Snowmobile Expedition, Templefjord

    Breakfast at the cabins, then meet outside for the start of the Snowmobile Expedition, your final adventure on the ice.

  6. Day 6: Departure

    Morning free for shopping or perhaps a visit to Longyearbyen Museum.

Private Expeditions

Please contact the office for more information