We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Svalbard Husky

#5 of 20 Outdoor Activities in Longyearbyen Features Animals
Adventdalen | Vei 306-02, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 988 71 621
Review Highlights
Fun Experience!!

First time to dogsledding. Good to have such contact and communication with the dogs. The day trip... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oslo, Norway
Family trip while waiting to get out flight home

This is really good fun! They give you overalls etc. to wear and they are essential because you are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Read all 254 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Svalbard Husky offers guided tours and dog sledding in the beautiful nature the Arctic Archipelago Svalbard. Experience the magnificent arctic nature while driving your on pack of dogs in front of the sledge. See the reindeers, polar foxes and now and then the polar bear in its natural environment. No matter what type of tour you decide for, we can promise you that Svalbard will give you wildlife experiences that you will never forget. Svalbard Husky Holds the Eco label of "Eco-Lighthouse"
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“actual trip” (6 reviews)
“great fun” (9 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 19:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Adventdalen | Vei 306-02, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 988 71 621
Write a Review
Reviews (254)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to dogsledding. Good to have such contact and communication with the dogs. The day trip was great but too short in my opinion. Travelling in the snow feeling and helping dogs made it special plus on top the experience of the Ice cave....More

Thank t0nylg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is really good fun! They give you overalls etc. to wear and they are essential because you are going to get muddy and, if it is wet, VERY muddy! But, don't be put off; it really is great fun and you also get to...More

Thank Mikejhutt
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We spent a day in Longyearbyen before our arctic cruise and our teens said this was the most fun of the trip. We were unlucky that the snow melted early nut enjoyed riding on sleds w wheels. Very hands on and interactive with the dogs....More

Thank JackinDenver
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had an unforgetable experience on an overnight dog sled trip. Everything about it was fabulous. I can't think about a better way to experience this landscape. The dogs are so enthusiastic and friendly and having such a hands on experience with our own sled...More

Thank KandG-travelling
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I did a 4 hour tour and found that to be just enough for my first time dogsledding. Most of the time was spent getting ourselves and the dogs ready to go, so one should be aware that the actual time dogsledding is a lot...More

3  Thank kh1985
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Dog sledges is a fun, especially in the northmost inhabited location ever. Svalbard Husky team picked us up in time by the hotel and brought to the office where we were offered a scuba-style overalls and huge warm shoes. It was very reasonable precaution and...More

Thank Юра С
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

To Kelsey and Vera! Thank you for the trip of a lifetime, going with you and all the dogs into the valleys on Svalbard was incredible, there is no words to describe the feeling of six amazing alaskan huskeys pulling you further and further into...More

Thank Hilde D
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husky sled trip with Svalbard Husky was wonderful, and a once in a lifetime experience! Being able to meet the dogs, harness them, and witness their eagerness to want to get out in the nature and run was incredible! The sleds were of a...More

Thank Purple_Aurora
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Did the basic "out and back" trip to test out my clothing and because I just love huskies so what better way to spend an afternoon? Really friendly company you get a sense right from the hotel pick up that these guys are really set...More

Thank ShaneOnHols
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

To be able to get up close and personal with the dogs , harness them to the sledge and then take them out on a run was brilliant.Kelsey was great and gave us help and guidance.Loved every minute.

Thank Robert C
Nearby Restaurants
172 reviews
8.30 miles away
Fruene Kaffe Og Vinbar
238 reviews
8.30 miles away
Huset Svalbard
465 reviews
8.23 miles away
921 reviews
8.26 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Svalbard Museum
892 reviews
8.40 miles away
North Pole Expedition Museum
238 reviews
8.43 miles away
Svalbard Kirke
199 reviews
8.55 miles away
Poli Arctici
315 reviews
8.45 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
25 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from AllanSimonsen | Reviewed this property |
They do trips with husky wagons in the summer months when the snow is too watery for it to be fun; the main office is about 10 mins walk from the Cruise Terminal (they can probably pick up; they certainly did from the... More
14 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Eldste | Reviewed this property |
Hello There is NO polar bears in Norway, only on Svalbard, JanMayen and maybe Bjørnøya. You did not tell the destination of the cruise, but if you go north to Lofoten you may see whales in the see. Have a nice trip - our... More