Short blue ice hike for parents and sporty children.
If your family consists of sporty children and you think the ordinary Blue Ice Family Walk on NIGARDSBREEN being too short and too little challenging as well?
If yes, then the KIDS SPECIAL is the right choice! The hike is tailor made for parents and their sporty children who want to experience an exciting and various glacier hike and explore the blue ice world of Nigardsbreen Glacier.
This glacier hike is more demanding than the ordinary Blue Ice Family Walk and should be booked only for parents with fit children who are used to hike and love being outdoor in the nature.
The exhibition at Breheimsenteret (the Glacier Visitor Centre) is included.
01.07 - 24.08 Monday - Saturday.
Departure at 11:00. Fits with the schedule of the Glacier Bus.
Nigardsbreen car park at the equipment depot (sign GUIDE) next to the toilets.
Totallly ca. 4 hours.
The total time is calculated as follow:
Boat transport: 15 min. x 2 (waiting for the boat not incl).
Walking to and from the glacier: 45 min. x 2.
Equip/roping up and instruction: approx. 30 min.
Children only when accompanied by parents.
Age limit for children tickets: Min. 8 years and max. 14 years.
Partly steep terrain in the ice, the approach to the glacier can be slippery.
Warm, wind- and waterproof clothing, sunglasses, lunch package, gloves for the children and trekking boots or solid sport shoes. The clothing must cover the whole body (no shorts or skirts without leggings). More advices about equipment
Min. 2 og max. 12 pers. per guide.
Adults NOK 600.- and children NOK 500.- incl. glacier equipment and the exhibition at Breheimsenteret.
Online booking. If places left, at the Glacier Visitor Centre latest 1 hour before start or directly of your glacier guide. Payment to the guide, cash only in NOK.
1-3 pers. NOK 3400.- in total.
4-12 pers. NOK 850.-/pers.
Upon request. At a start time between 09:30-13:30 the transportation with the glacier boat t/r is included in the price. Otherwise you have to walk by foot from the glacier and back to the car park. Duration about 1,5 hour (each way).
All private hikes must be booked and paid in advance.
Booking and request