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As others have already said, I too found this company to be very good and the guides to be... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Catello L
Paris, France
awesome Trollsteinen hike

We only had time for one big hike in Svalbard, so we chatted to the nice woman in the tourist... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
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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.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Road 608, house 2, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As others have already said, I too found this company to be very good and the guides to be extremely friendly and helpful. We booked two activities with them and found them to be very well organized. They were attentive to our needs, offered help...More

Thank Catello L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We only had time for one big hike in Svalbard, so we chatted to the nice woman in the tourist office, and came to the conclusion that Trollsteinen would be our best option ... and SWE turned out to be the only company offering it....More

Thank fartoomanyusers
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I absolutely loved my hike to Trollsteinen. I got to walk cross two glaciers and scale one of the highest mountains in the area. The views were breathtaking and I ended the day with a real sense of achievement. Our guide, Peter from Denmark, was...More

Thank Robin J
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a very great hike with Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions :)! The guide was friendly with great knowledge of the region. At first we got the crampons, thermos with hot water and lyophilisated food (take comfortable backpack!). Then we started our trip. Firstly we crossed...More

Thank Agnieszka K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

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

1  Thank herrderringe93
Reviewed 10 August 2017

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

1  Thank chrisg710
Reviewed 8 August 2017 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 22 July 2017

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 7 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
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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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23 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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