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Longyearbyen Introduction | UFM1

Sightseeing#Embark on a locally guided journey that’s ideal for first-time visitors and those seeking the premier vistas and landmarks of a destination.
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Longyearbyen Introduction

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Starting from Kr 1 354,62 NOK / Adult
Get to know Longyearbyen, including its local art, culture, and lifestyle. Your ride departs from the harbor, taking you first to the cable way station for a brief photo stop, before arriving to the Polar Permaculture in Nybyen, Explore this farm that plays a big part in the country’s commitment to a sustainable, circular cycle, and learn about your options for home farming. Proceed to the Galleri Svalbard, which houses both permanent collections and temporary exhibitions, among them the Kåre Tveter collection and the Svalbard collection. Stop in the gift shop, see local artisans at work in the arts and crafts section, or grab a drink for purchase in the café. Continue to your next destination, Svalbard Church, which is a part of Church of Norway, where you can stop to explore before resuming your sightseeing drive back to port.
  • Embark on a guided sightseeing drive in Longyearbyen and surroundings, stopping for a closer look at its landmarks.
  • Stop at the Svalbard Church where you can stroll inside and enjoy the views outside.
  • Visit Gallery Svalbard, where you find many artistic exhibitions, and stop at the Polar Permaculture, a farm committed to sustainability.
What to Bring:Show
  • KeyCard
  • Paasport
  • Local currency
  • Credit cards
What to Wear:Show
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Comfortable shoes
Important Notes:Show
  • Local custom dictates that shoes must be taken off before entering the gallery and the church.
  • Collapsible wheelchairs only.
  • There may be rolling stones close to the gallery and Polar Permaculture dome.
  • There are seven to eight steps up to gallery, and approximately 30 steps to enter the church room.
  • Refreshments are available for purchase in the gallery.
  • You can donate cash and have some coffee/tea in the church.
Location Longyearbyen, Norway Longyearbyen, Norway
Tour Code UFM1 UFM1
Duration2.00 Hours 2.00 Hours
Activity Level#Mild #Mild
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