Special offer: Complete package tour


February 14, 2019

by AP

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We are so happy to offer this special package tour offer, including flight, accomodation, food, excursions and of course, concerts during the Arctic Chamber Music Festical, 6th to 9th of June 2019.

// BOOK NOW - this offer ends on March 1st, all bookings must be made before this date.//

Thursday 6th of June (Festival day 1)

09:55  Flight departure from Oslo Airport with

14:00  Arrival at Longyearbyen Airport. Transport to the hotel.                        

16.00  Drinks and talk in the Lounge at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren
Drinks in the bar, small-talk and tapas

18:00 Transport to Huset
Drinks and meet the artists

19:00  Grand Opening Gala & 3-course Arctic Dinner at Huset

The concert repertoire will vary from opera arias to beautiful violin concertos and some of the greatest music written for chamber orchestras. Meet the renowned soloists from the festival programme, Eldbjørg Hemsing, Henning Kraggerud, Adrian Agelico and Espen Langvik, together with musicians from the Arctic Philharmonic. After the concert, we invite you to a social gathering in the Bistro at Huset with a three-course dinner followed by a night cap to conclude a wonderful evening.

Huset was built in 1951 as a meeting house for the residents of Longyearbyen. As Longyearbyen was originally a “company town” with two class distinctions, Huset was built on “neutral ground” outside the town centre. This legendary building, which is now a leading restaurant, has also served as the local post office, hospital and school.

Friday 7th of June (Festival day 2)

07:00 Breakfast

08:00 Meetup in the reception, transport to MS Polar Girl

Meet up in the reception for transport to MS Polar Girl. Enjoy a day cruise by boat to the Russian settlement of Barentsburg. A guided walk in the settlement will be followed by a special and intimate concert in the Culture Hall in Barentsburg. Lunch will be served on deck overlooking the impressive Esmark Glacier.

18:00 Return to hotel

20:30 Midnight Sun Concert

Transportfrom the hotel

We invite you to experience something very special this evening. We will transport you from downtown Longyearbyen to the Arctic wilderness. You will enter a warm and cosy lavvu (Sami herdsmen’s tent) where great music awaits you. Although it’s late in the evening, remember to bring your sunglasses because the sun will not set. The lavvu, surrounded by the spectacular Svalbard nature, will be filled with the sound of Nordic folk music, performed by top notch musicians from the Arctic Philmarmonic. You may buy dinner in the lavvu.

22:30 First transport back to the hotel
23:30 Last transport back to the hotel

Saturday 8 th of June
(Festival day 3)

7:00- 10:00  Breakfast

18:00 Transport to the concert in Mine 7                        

Concert at Mine no. 7

We leave the centre of Longyearbyen, travelling to the top of a mountain with a stunning view over the Advent valley. Then we will enter the hall of Longyearbyen’s only working mine, to experience a very special concert of classical music. In contrast to the grit of the inside of the mining hall, Henning Kraggerud and the Arctic Philharmonic will perform beautiful music for chamber orchestra, by Richard Strauss, which was composed during the final months of World War II.

23:00 Transport back to the hotel

Sunday 9th of June

07:00- 11:00 Breakfast

19:00 Transport to Huset Restaurant
19:30 Classical fine dining at Huset

Welcome to an evening where food, wine and music intertwines perfectly! We invite you once again to the historic venue of Huset for a lovely five-course music and dinner experience. Together with the finest food and wine, you will hear, and learn the story behind, some of the greatest chamber music and vocal repertoires, carefully chosen to fit each course. What could be a better way to end the festival weekend than fine dining and music on a Sunday evening?

Monday10th of June (travel day)

07:00- 10:00 Breakfast

11:00 Check-out from the hotel

13:00 Transport to Longyearbyen Airport

14:45 Departure from Svalbard

18:55 Arrival at OSL airport

NOK 17.290

*Single room surcharge NOK 2.500 for the whole weekend

** Possible to book package excluding flight, book your own flights. Price: 12.390,-



svalbardbooking.com / acmf.no

+47 79 02 50 00

**Changes may occur. For updates about the festival programme, visit www.acmf.no

This offer includes:

-       Flight to/from OSL airport

-       4 nights at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren or The Vault in shared double/twin room

-       Activities, transfers and concerts as described in the offer

-       2 Dinners at Huset

-       Lunch on the boat trip

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