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Hike to Platåfjellet for panorama view of Longyearbyen with Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions

Platåfjellet - Wildlife Hike to Panorama View

kr 825,00Price
  • Details

    Difficulty level (out of 5): 

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    Minimum: 2 participants


    • All year
    • Morning tour: 10:00-13:30 
    • Evening tour: 17:00-20:30
    • Approx. 3,5 hours
    • 12 years*

    *Discount for children 12 - 14 years

    This is a moderately demanding hike.

     

     

    Price includes:

    • Transport round trip
    • Spikes or snowshoes
    • Hot drink and biscuits
    • Guide with necessary safety equipment
    • Headlamp/hiking poles if needed
       

     

    Recommend to bring:

    • Good, warm and worn-in hiking boots*
    • Warm clothes
    • Cold drink (preferably in a thermos as liquid can freeze to ice)
    • Camera
    • Warm jumper for the journey home and breaks
    • Backpack​

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    *If you do not have warm hiking boots, these can be rented for NOK 100. Bring your own packed lunch if necessary.

     

    Extra clothing and equipment: Arctica

  • Itinerary

    Join us for a trip up Platåfjellet (424msl), with a great view of Longyearbyen. The tour starts at the cableway central at the foot of Platåfjellet. We go up to the cairn and, if conditions permit, we continue a short distance further onto the plateau.

    The walk is sometimes more steep, but still suits most people in average shape. At the top, a beautiful view of the city and the surrounding countryside awaits. In the dark, we use headlamps, unless the moon illuminates our path. If we're lucky, we'll experience the magical northern lights.

Accommodation in Svalbard.
Book accommodation at Gjestehuset 102

*Discount of 10 % is given on accommodation at Gjestehuset 102 with purchasing at least one multi-day activity from us. Code: SWE10

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