1. Brim Explorer
  2. Svalbard boat tours
  3. Wildlife and Glacier Cruise
Highlights
  • Come closer to Svalbards arctic nature

  • A unique chance to see exotic wildlife

  • Experience Svalbards glaciers

Pyramiden

Get to know Svalbards glaciers, history and wildlife

We will pick you up from your hotel in Longyearbyen and drive towards the pier just outside town. Get comfortable in one of our two saloons with floor-to-ceiling windows and panoramic views. From the moment we depart, you will be surrounded by magnificent views and tales of polar adventures which our guides will share. We will make our journey according to conditions, where we can admire a view of Svalbards glaciers.

Pyramiden 2

Learn more about Svalbards rich history

If daily conditions allow we will make our way to Skansbukta in the outer part of Billefjorden to admire the impressive mountain Skansen. Here you can see remains of plaster mining. The back of the mountains hill slopes are full of history and cultural monuments connected to mining. We will also try to pass Svenskhuset, the oldest preserved building in Spitsbergen. During the tour we will also try to come close to the magnificent glaciers.

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Cruise home in the midnight sun

We then start our journey back to Longyearbyen. Between May and August, you’ll have daylight on your return as the Midnight sun is present. We will serve you a light meal that is included and you can order a drink in our onboard café. It’s the perfect time to sit back and enjoy the stunning landscape, mountains and wildlife around us. With luck, we'll be able to some wildlife such as seals, walruses, polar bears or even some dolphins or whales amongst the many species of birds. We will dock back in Longyearbyen and drive you back to your hotel.

Tour Info

  • Time & Duration

    08:15 - 15:00 (7 hours)

  • Meeting point

    Pickup by your hotel at Svalbard at 08:00

  • Group size (min-max)

    8 - 130

  • Season

    May 2022- October 2022

  • Important things to note

  • Cancellation policy

  • Electric use

    Generally about 10% of this tour is on our electric engine

Inclusions & facilities

  • Pick up at the accommodation

  • Norwegian & English speaking guide

  • Guided tour of Billefjorden

  • Light vegetarian lentil soup for lunch

  • Free tap water

  • Fully licensed bar with drinks for sale

  • Warm indoor saloons

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Toilets

Price

  • Adult (14+)

    2290 NOK

  • Child (0-13)

    1145 NOK