Snowmobile safari to Barentsburg - The Russian Svalbard
15 February 2023
Briefing, snowmobile, fuel, snowmobile suit, special boots, outer mittens, helmet, face mask or balaclava, driving goggles, russian lunch at the hotel in Barentsburg, tour in town with local guide, insurance and tour leader with snowmobile, weapon and safety sledge.
We recommend that you wear warm woollen underclothes, warm outer trousers and a thick woollen sweater under your snowmobile suit. We also recommend that our guests pack extra clothes in their rucksacks, for example an extra sweater, cap and mittens. Do you use glases? We reccomend using lences while driving snowmobiles.
Regarding to the safety of the participants, we reserve the right to change the route in accordance with the weather and driving conditions. This will not affect the price of the tour.
Children under age of 8 years cannot participate. Drivers licence for motorbike or car is required to drive snowmobiles, and has to be brought along. For those pregnant, please consult with your doctor before participating on a snowmobile safari. Driving under intoxication of alcohol is forbidden according to norwegian legislation. Liability insurance and rescue insurance is included in the tour price. All participants should have valid travel insurance. The cost of damages to the snowmobile and/or surroundings will be charged the driver if the driver has acted in a negligent manner.
To participate on this excursion, you must sign a waiver where you accept the regulations for the tour. A copy of this waiver can be sent to you in advance if desired.
Terms and conditions
Most of the activities require a minimum number of participants in order to be initiated, please look through the description of the activities. Note! Due to ice conditions, a complete boat programme will only be carried out from approximately beginning of July. Ice conditions vary from year to year, and it is therefore difficult to state precisely when the standard programme will commence. We reserve the right to change prices, the programme, minimum number of participants and departure times. Please note that weather conditions may affect the execution of some tours. Activities can also be arranged outside the programme scheduled periods on special request, dependent on a minimum number of participants specified by us.
Cancellation fees for activities
If cancelled 22 days or more prior to departure 100 % refund
If cancelled 22-8 days prior to departure 50 % refund
Cancellations less than 7 days prior to departure is a ”no show” and do not qualify for any refund. You may apply to your insurance company for a refund if you provide a medical certificate.
Hurtigruten Svalbard wishes you a pleasant excursion!
3,495,- per person
Viktig! Ta on varme klær to to ha under scooterdressen du får hos us. Ull anbefales. Barn under 14 år kan ikke delta on denne turen. it kreves førerkort for bil, towardsorsykkel eller Snowscooter for to kjøre Snowscooter. Førerkortet må withbringes on turen! Kjøring in alkoholpåvirket tilstand aksepteres ikke ihht vegtrafikkloven.
We recommend that you wear warm woolen underclothes, warm outer trousers and a thick woolen sweater as an inner layer under the snowmobile suite. Children under age of 14 years cannot participate. Drivers license for towardsorbike or car is required to drive snowmobiles, and has to be brought along. Driving under intoxication of alcohol is forbidden according to norwegian legislation.