Things to do in Svalbard
Svalbard has more to offer than its majestic nature! Many different activities are to choose from which will surely satisfy your adventurous soul.
Activities that relate to the unique history of the whole archipelago, and up to modern times. Whether you are the very active type or the opposite, there is surely one that will fit you.
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Longyearbyen is surrounded by majestic mountains. There are many guided hikes to choose between, from reaching summits to exploring valleys. Some are short and suitable for everyone, while others are more physically demanding. No matter which hiking trip you choose, you are assured of a fantastic experience with an experienced guide and wonderful views.
Seeing the Northern Lights is, for sure, one of everyone’s entry on their bucket list. Once a dream for you will become a reality when you pay a visit up here between October until February, where we experience total darkness all over Svalbard — making it easier for us to catch these magical lights!
What greater way can you start a new adventure in an unfamiliar place than having an introduction to it? Sightseeing and lectures are undoubtedly the best choices for you- learning the history and background of Longyearbyen and Svalbard, in general, will make you appreciate the island better.
Do you want to experience the same adventure of driving a snowmobile and exploring places like the majestic nature to the east coast and see amazing sights like icebergs, old trappers’ huts, glaciers, and Arctic animal life? We share the same feeling! Indeed a mixture of an adventurous and fun way to get around.