Arctic Photography Expeditions Specialist

CLOSENESS TO NATURE IS OUR SPECIALITY

Find your Arctic expeditions and wildlife adventures with us

Closeness to nature is at the heart of everything we do and that is why we only use small expedition vessels. Our photography tours are designed by photographers for photographers. We offer unique, in-depth itineraries to venture further into the world of nature. Our guides are experts at what they do.

All our expeditions and tours take just 12 photographers. When visiting remote places you will have the time and space to focus on your photography without being part of a large crowd. All our expeditions take place on small vessels which offers flexibility to explore.

Polar bear expeditions and Arctic tours is our specialty. Our expeditions on Svalbard and in other Arctic destinations has a focus on wildlife photography and visiting pristine places. Our goal is to full-fill your dreams of taking stunning images of rare Arctic wildlife in its natural habitats. Our polar bear expeditions will bring you closer to nature and wildlife than you ever thought possible.

Our Arctic Photo tours are suitable for all photographers from pro to amateur. Our expeditions are led by world-class photographers with extensive experience in shooting the destination we are visiting, so they will be able to direct us to the places to get the best shots. We want to help you develop new skills.

Arctic expeditions

Svalbard expeditions

Arctic expeditions on Svalbard aboard the small expedition ships MS Origo, MS Virgo and MS Freya. Intimate ships well suited for sightings of Polar Bears, Seals, Walruses, Arctic Foxes and a diversity of birdlife.

ARCTIC EXPEDITIONS

Canadian Arctic

Explore the stunning wilderness of the Canadian Arctic. There you can meet close up with Polar Bears, Foxes, Arctic hare, Snowy Owls and other wildlife. Fly to Winnipeg in Canada and from there to the airstrip near the city Churchill.

ARCTIC EXPEDITIONS

East Greenland expeditions

Encounter extreme arctic landscapes and wildlife in one of the most remote places in the world. The Scoresby Sund on Greenland’s east coast is the largest fjord system in the world, and the focus of our new photographic sailing expedition.

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Upcoming tours

8 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Polar bear photo workshop Canada November 2023

Arctic Wildlife Tours is happy to announce that we will be able to offer another Polar Bear photography workshop in Churchill, Canada in 2023. We did a great trip in…

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OPEN FOR BOOKING

Golden Eagle photo hides

The Golden eagle hides are open for booking during the season 2022-2023. Please send us your inquiry and we will help you.

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Snow Leopard photography expedition 2024

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 winter expedition 2023 by snowmobile

Join Arctic Wildlife Tours for this winter expedition out in the wilderness of Svalbard. The magic light and landscapes are stunning at this time of the year.

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Svalbard June 20 – 29 expedition 2023 MS Origo

Arctic polar bear cruises in the early summer to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours, providing more opportunities to see Svalbard's unique landscapes and wildlife.

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4 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Svalbard expedition July-August 2023 MS Origo

Arctic polar bear cruises in late summer to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours but also sunsets and sunrises, providing more opportunities to see Svalbard's…

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8 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Svalbard expedition August 5 – 15 2023 MS Origo

Svalbard wildlife photography tours in the early autumn to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours but also sunsets and sunrises.

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Svalbard Masterclass on board 2023

Join our photography masterclass onboard hosted by Nat Geo photographer Stefano Unterthiner and Arctic Wildlife Tours

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Svalbard September 04 – 14 2023 Expedition MS Origo

In September we expect to spend days into the drift ice far north and east of Svalbard. We expect to find polar bears and other wildlife close to the ship.

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Svalbard April expedition 2023 onboard MS Freya

Svalbard travel photography on Svalbard, every day is different, and every year is different. Arctic Wildlife Tours guides leads this August expedition to Svalbard, a remote area we know well…

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Early spring Svalbard expedition May 15 – 22 2023

Arctic Wildlife Tours, May expedition on Svalbard in 2023. This will be an early spring expedition with lot of snow and ice still. The landscapes will still be covered by…

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Svalbard June 02 – 11 expedition 2023 MS Origo

Arctic polar bear cruises in early summer to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours, providing more opportunities to see Svalbard's unique landscapes and wildlife.

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Svalbard June 05 – 15 2023 expedition onboard MS Malmö

June is an opportunity for good ice conditions in milder weather. 24 hour daylight makes for many hours of possible wildlife sightings. Fjords are opening up and we can get…

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Svalbard June-July expedition 2023 MS Origo

Arctic polar bear cruises in the early autumn to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours but also sunsets and sunrises, providing more opportunities to see…

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Svalbard July expedition 2023 onboard MS Freya

Svalbard travel photography on Svalbard, every day is different, and every year is different. Arctic Wildlife Tours guides leads this August expedition to Svalbard, a remote area we know well…

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14 SPOTS AVAILABLE

From Svalbard to North East Greenland cruise

Join us for this Arctic adventure from Svalbard to North East Greenland onboard the Polar Pioner. Experience the best from two great destinations with wildlife and landscapes.

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Svalbard August Expedition 2023 MS Origo

Arctic polar bear cruises in the early autumn to enjoy the wildlife in typically warmer weather with lengthy daylight hours but also sunsets and sunrises, providing more opportunities to see…

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8 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Svalbard Winter expedition 2024 onboard MS Origo

Svalbard travel photography on Svalbard, every day is different, and every year is different. Arctic Wildlife Tours guides leads this winter expedition on Svalbard, a remote area we know well…

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6 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Svalbard June 10 – 19 expedition 2024 MS Origo

Svalbard photo tour onboard a small ship in early summer to enjoy the wildlife in typically lot of drift ice and lengthy daylight hours, providing more opportunities to see Svalbard's…

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4 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Iberian Lynx photography tour

In December 2023 we will do a photography tour to Spain for the Iberian Lynx. After a long time without any tours we are up to do something. Join us…

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9 SPOTS AVAILABLE

South Georgia photography expedition 2023

Join Arctic Wildlife Tours guides Svein and Jens onboard the M/V Sea Spirit and visit South Georgia. As it is the first trip for Arctic Wildlife Tours visiting these parts…

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6 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Iceland photography tour autumn 2023

Arctic Wildlife Tours will do their first tour in Iceland in September 2021. We have planned this tour to give travellers and photographers the best possibilities to experience and photograph…

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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.