Svalbard Photography Expeditions

Arctic Wildlife Tours

Find your Svalbard photography expeditions and wildlife adventures

Arctic wildlife photography expeditions like no other

Arctic Wildlife Tours specializes in Svalbard photography expeditions and in high-quality photo hides in the Nordic countries. Our goal is to fulfill your dreams of taking stunning images of rare Arctic wildlife in its natural habitats. Our Svalbard photography expeditions will bring you closer to nature and wildlife than you ever thought possible.

Professional wildlife photographer Svein Wik and his team of local guides give you the very best opportunities for outstanding photography and wildlife encounters. We know where to go, when to go, how to find the best light, and the best environments for wildlife encounters.

Our typical guests have a high interest in nature photography and as such, these topics are the focus of our expeditions. But we also welcome less experienced photographers and nature enthusiasts into our world, so you can see what we see.

Svalbard photography expeditions and travels

Svalbard expeditions

Explore the stunning High Arctic of Svalbard aboard the expedition ships MS Freya, MS Malmö and MV Kinfish. Intimate ships well suited for sightings of Polar Bears, Seals, Walruses, Arctic Foxes and a diversity of birdlife.

Photography hides

Norway photo hides

Explore the stunning  Norway wilderness from our comfortable photodiodes. There you can meet close up with Golden Eagles, Siberian Jays and Goshwaks. Accommodation close to the hides and Trondheim airport. Our photo hides is spacious and heated.

PHOTOGRAPHY EXPEDITIONS BY SNOWMOBILE

Svalbard winter expeditions

We will explore the Svalbard wilderness and experience the wildlife and landscapes from this time of the year. We camp out in tent camps and cabins out in the field. Our transportation will be a snowmobile for each participants in the small group of maximum six people. You will never forget an experience like this from the High Arctic wilderness of Svalbard.

Upcoming tours

Snow Leopard photography expedition 2020

Arctic Wildlife Tours announces a new expedition. This time to Kibber Wildlife Sanctuary into the Tibetan mountains. We will search for these big cats living in these mountains.

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Svalbard April expedition 2020 onboard MS Malmö

Svalbard wildlife expedition in 2020. We are chartering the expedition ship MS Malmö for this photo tour, which is well suited for these kind of expeditions for finding Polar Bears…

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Svalbard August expedition 2020

We are chartering the ship MS Malmö to do this photo expedition into the Svalbard wilderness. Mid August expeditions will give us the opportunity to reach remote areas after the…

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Svalbard spring expedition 2020 onboard MS Freya

Explore the Arctic wilderness around Svalbard in 2020. We are chartering the expedition ship MS Freya for this photo tour, which is well suited for these kind of expeditions for…

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Svalbard photo workshop 2020 onboard MS Malmö

Expeditions in early June in Svalbard gives promises about lots of drifting ice and fjord ice. Award winning photographer Audun Rikardsen will join us on this creative workshop and expedition…

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Svalbard winter expedition #2 2020

Based in the Russian city Pyramiden we will have close access to landscape sightings and wildlife encounters. We have accommodation at the hotel in Pyramiden and eat breakfasts and dinners…

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Svalbard winter expedition #1 2020

Svalbard is famous for its fjords and mountains, surrounded by drifting ice depending on which season it is. Fascinating wildlife as Polar Bears, Arctic Foxes and Reindeers attract a great…

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Svalbard extreme expedition 2020

Explore the wonderful Arctic wilderness around Svalbard during this Svalbard extreme expedition. We are chartering the expedition ship MS Polarstar. This ship was built for extreme use in the ice…

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Arctic Sea Birds 2020

We do a tailor made tour to Hornøya and the areas at Varanger in the northernmost part of Norway to photographic Arctic Sea birds.

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Brown Bear photo tour 2020

Join wildlife photographer Svein Wik on this Brown Bear photography tour in Finland. He have spent hundreds of nights in the hides there and know what hides to use for…

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One of our ships - MS Freya

This ship is well suited for use in the waters around Svalbard. Its built for use in ice and have more horsepowers that the older ships like MS Malmö and MS Origo. The ship have nice and spacious double cabins and single cabins on board.