Winter Tours » Norway
March 22 - 29, 2014
Ski Rondane National Park
Cross country skiing at some of the best ski destinations in Norway - the Rondane National Park. Ski partially groomed trails from Høvringen to Kvamsfjellet and Venabygdsfjellet. Enjoy stunning scenery, spectacular view of the high peaks in Rondane, among the highest mountains in Norway. The terrain is varied, skis with steel edges are recommended. Stay 2-3 nights at each location in traditional mountain hotels; your luggage ...
March 22 - March 29, 2014
Ski Peer Gynt - Troll Trail
Ski touring in the southern part of the Troll Trail, from Venabygdsfjellet to Sjusjøen. Ski mostly in well prepared tracks, from alpine terrain close to the Rondane National Park in the north to Sjusjøen near the Olympic city of Lillehammer in the south. The route crosses Øksendalen, continues past mountain farms on Øyerfjellet, on to Hornsjø and Lillehammer. Best suited for well-trained skiers with good touring skis/ normal ...
December 2, 2012 - April 21, 2013
Hafjell Ski Adventure
The Hafjell Alpine Centre is an ideal winter resort for alpine and cross-country skiing, snowboarders. Only 100 mi north of Oslo Airport, Hafjell is part of Lillehammer Ski Resorts, where you can use your Hafjell ski pass at Kvitfjell, Skeikampen, Gålå and Sjusjøen. In all, the region offers 43 lifts and 113 kilometers of ski terrain on a total of 88 slopes with reliable snow conditions. From your hotel there is a free ski bus ...
December 2, 2012 - April 24, 2013
Hafjell Skiing - Long Weekend
Hafjell Hotel offers a 4-day long weekend ski holiday, a family friendly hotel with spacious rooms, charming restaurant, playroom for children and ski lockers, only 800 meters from Hafjell Ski Centre. The Alpine Centre, built for the Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, offers varying terrain for all skiers and Ski Park for snowboarders. Children find specially designed children''s facilities, activities and attractions ...
April 23 - May 5, 2013
Spitsbergen Newton Ski Expedition
The Newton Ski expedition takes you to Svalbard's highest mountain, Newtontoppen, 1713 metres m.a.s.l. The challenging skiing expedition takes you through mighty mountain and glacier landscape; enjoy the adventure of camp life while crossing vast glaciers in the heart of Northern Spitsbergen. We will be transported from Longyearbyen to Billefjorden or Gipsdalen, and from there on all we need are skis, sleds and backpacks ...
March 1 - May 12, 2013
Spitsbergen Dogsledding to Ship in Ice, 3 days
Join us in the footprints of Fritjof Nansen. Enjoy the experience of mushing your own dog team of Alaskan Huskies. All necessary training will be given so you will be confident working your own dog sledge team. You feed, take care of their welfare and have a chance to bond and feel the amazing fellowship between humans and dogs. Spend two nights at our comfortable Basecamp ship in the ice, a schooner frozen into the beautiful ...
March 4 - April 29, 2012
True Arctic Story - Snowmobile expedition Basecamp Nordenskiöld
Join us for a 3-day Snowmobile expedition to Basecamp Nordenskiöld - the northernmost cabin for commercial trips on Svalbard. About 100 miles northeast of Longyearbyen lays the mighty glacier Nordenskiöld. At the foot of the glacier you find our new Basecamp Nordenskiöld. Drive over Tempelfjorden, past our legendary Basecamp Ship in Ice, toward a little frozen bay. Hidden in the glacier moraine is our modern cabin with view of ...
April 29 - May 17, 2013
Spitsbergen Dogsled Safari - East Coast
This 5-day dog sled expedition takes you deep into the wilderness and scenic valleys of Bolterdalen, Tverrdalen and the wide Reindalen. Each adventurer has his/her own team of 5 - 6 dogs. Get close to pristine nature and Arctic wildlife. We have good chances to see the "King of the Arctic", the polar bear, on the ice. Mush across glaciers and mountain passes to the remote east coast. Spend four nights at campsite in ...
May 24 - May 30, 2013
Spitsbergen Trollheimen Ski Expedition
Take part in one of Spitsbergen's most spectacular skiing adventures - the Trollheimen Ski Expedition - through some of the most spectacular landscapes on Spitsbergen - Trollheimen (the Land of the Trolls), through the glacial landscape between Isfjorden and Kongsfjorden. Dark, sharp mountain peaks rise up through white glaciers, and down below is the wild Barents Sea. In May the midnight sun never sets, allowing us to ...
February 22 - February 25, 2013
Return of the Sun - Snowmobiles to Ship in Ice, 4 days
The return of the Sun is a time of festivities on Svalbard. Join our snowmobile safari to the Tempelfjord and the S/V Noorderlicht, frozen in the ice, the only ice- bounded hotel in the World! Enjoy the spectacular light in the Arctic Sky, when the sun returns after a long polar night. From this moment light is revealing the landscape rapidly, filling every valley, mountains and glaciers with light - Spitsbergen's most ...
March 18 - April 24, 2013
Spitsbergen Winter Safari
Set out from Longyearbyen on a 4-day guided snowmobile adventure across glaciers and frozen fjords, between mountains and icebergs, miles away from civilization. Be captivated by Svalbard's magnificent scenery and by the arrival of the midnight sun after April 19. Enjoy a rare sense of freedom as you drive across gigantic, white glaciers! Marvel at the enormous icebergs on the east coast - keep your eyes open - you may spot ...
February 15 - February 18, 2013
Return of the Sun - Snowmobile Safari to Isfjord Radio Cape Linne
Snowmobile expedition to celebrate the return of the sun at Basecamp Isfjord Radio, a true wilderness hotel. Far away from any civilization you can fully enjoy the Arctic silence. Hear the voices of arctic nature, arctic birds flying around, seals coming to the surface or even whales crossing the Isfjorden. As the days grow longer, the polar night is losing its grip; the purple color finds its way to the nearest mountains, ...
April 18 - May 2, 2013
Spitsbergen Coast to Coast Ski Expedition
Spitsbergen Coast to Coast Ski Expedition for the adventurous who wishes to experience the magnificent nature of Svalbard. During four days of moderate skiing we begin our ski adventure from Tempelfjorden heading east towards Von Post Glacier, over the glaciers to the east coast of Spitsbergen, approximately 50km to Hayes- and Königsberg glacier. Nights are spent in solid mountain tents. Each participant has their own equipment ...
October 1, 2012 - February 28, 2013
Spitsbergen Twilight & Polar Night
Let yourself be impressed by Svalbard's fantastic changing lights in October and February with a star-lit sky, moonlight and arctic winters. The landscape is covered in snow, beautifully reflecting the light of the stars above. Twilight around noon usually gives enough light to read by. The time of the Polar Nights is the perfect time to watch the Northern Nights or Aurora Borealis. A half-day excursion, visit the coal mine ...
October 29, 2012 - February 25, 2013
Enchanting Polar Night
By the end of October, the sun has cast its final rays over the landscape and Svalbard enters into a period of Arctic winter darkness. Dog sledge and snowmobile safaris during the Polar night are truly a mystical experience. During crisp, clear nights, the stars and moon radiate off the snow, illuminating the darkness and silence. With a star-lit sky and moonlight we might even see the spectacular Aurora Borealis - a truly ...