Originally named after the surrounding bell-shaped mountains, Bellsund was once a lucrative whaling site, used by the Dutch and the English. As such, there are many opportunities for adventure, exploring the since abandoned whaling cabins and old trapping huts.
Map of Bellsund
Trips that visit Bellsund
For the ultimate Arctic experience this unparalleled 24-day voyage is hard to beat. Created by splicing together two popular voyages, it delivers extended time circumnavigating Svalbard while maximising wildlife sightings, with exploration of East Greenland’s deep fjords and towering…
Join this spring journey from historic Edinburgh in Scotland all the way north to finish in Svalbard, deep inside the Arctic Circle. En route explore in depth Norway’s dramatic glacially sculpted coastline, UNESCO sites and the charming villages of the…