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Spring season is the season for the departure of ice and snow.

This is the season when frozen fjords start to open up and the ice disappears. The landscapes go from winter white to summer dark and grey.

The spring will mainly be considered from late April, May and beginning of June. The midnight sun will give 24 hours of daylight to the High Arctic areas from April. This changes the light conditions to be more bright light for 24 hours a day - the ever-lasting sun.

During the nights the sun will be low on the sky and the light will be better for photography. Clouds on the sky will help and often create the most spectacular patterns in the sky.

Upcoming spring tours


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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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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