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A five day break experiencing the vibrant city of Olso and the Arctic Wilderness of Svalbard

» 5 day Tailor Made Journey

» Price from: £975 incl. flights

» Book by: 31 Jan 2018

After experiencing the vibrancy and excitement of Oslo city, you'll fly north to explore Svalbard's remote Arctic wilderness and seek out the Northern Lights. Perhaps take to the ice and snow on an optional husky sled tour or snowmobile adventure, then maybe relax with a champagne tasting at the famous det gamle Nordpolet. We've even included a Northern Lights tour to the Advent Valley to give you the very best chance of spotting the aurora. 

Day by day itinerary

  • Day 1 » Arrival

    Fly to Oslo and spend a night at the The Grand Hotel. Centrally located on Karl Johans Gate, the Grand first opened its doors in 1874 and has hosted many Nobel Peace Prize laureates since that time.

    We recommend an afternoon tea in the hotel’s famous Palmen Room, and a visit to the Artesia Spa. Facilities include a heated swimming pool that holds 30 degrees, steam bath, and sauna. 

    Stay: Grand Hotel Oslo

  • Day 2 » Longyearbyen

    After breakfast make your way to Oslo central station where you will transfer back to the airport to start your onward journey to Svalbard. On arrival in Longyearbyen transfer to the Spitsbergen Hotel - a former accommodation for coal miners. The Spitsbergen Hotel offers one of the most historic hotel experiences in Longyearben, although It has been comprehensively refurbished since those days. Found on a hillside just ten minutes’ snowmobile ride from the centre of Longyearbyen, the hotel has a superb location, enjoying fabulous views over the town and the Lars glacier. Tonight you'll embark on a Northern Lights safari on a snowcat, joining expert guides, who'll escort you to the frozen wilds of the Advent Valley, a prime location for viewing the aurora.

    Stay: Funken Lodge, Longyearbyen

    Meals: Breakfast

  • Days 3-4 » Longyearbyen

    These days are left entirely free for you to choose your own activities. We highly recommend dogsledding in Bolterdalen (from January) or champagne tasting at det gamle Nordpolet, but for advice based on what you'd like to enjoy most, contact one of our Norway holiday specialists.

    Stay: Funken Lodge, Longyearbyen

    Meals: Breakfast

  • Day 5 » Depart

    Transfer to Longyearbyen airport after breakfast for your flight home via Oslo. 

    Meals: Breakfast

To book call us on:

020 7664 2234

Make an enquiry

At a glance…

A five day break experiencing the vibrant city of Olso and the Arctic Wilderness of Svalbard

» 5 day Tailor Made Journey

» Price from: £975 incl. flights

» Book by: 31 Jan 2018

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