Svalbard autumn expedition

September 12 - 22 2021


Late autumn is good for landscape shots when it comes to colors and light so we will have a main focus on doing an Svalbard wildlife photography expedition as well as spending some time on landscape photography. During this expedition we will have the opportunity to see and photograph wildlife like Polar Bears, Walruses, Whales, Ivory Gulls, Bearded Seals, Harbor Seals Arctic Foxes and the Northern Fulmar.

This is an expedition for nature photographers who are passionate about photographing in magical light conditions and who want the possibility to get the best out of each unique moment on this tour. September opens up a new world for photographic possibilities.

To enhance the chances for better photographs we will schedule longer shore stops than usual in order to provide participants with enough time for photography. We will use two zodiac boats to go ashore or when searching for wildlife at sea or in the drift ice.

Wondering what to expect? Please get in touch for more information and to talk about what you can expect. Also, you can read about some of our previous trips on our Be Inspired pages.

Dates: September 12 - 22  2021
Duration: 10 nights/11 days
Embark the ship: Longyearbyen, Sept 12 16:00
Disembark the ship: Longyearbyen, Sept 22 09:00
Max pax: 12
Zodiacs and drivers: 2

Superior cabin, private facilities, 2 spots available
NOK 72 500,-

Double shared cabin, private facilities, 8 spots available
NOK 67 500,-

Double shared cabin, shared facilities, 2 spots available(One man)
NOK 60 500,-

Ship: MS Malmö

Practical information

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Travel Route


The itinerary for this Svalbard photo expedition will be planned in accordance with the prevailing weather and ice conditions.

This is a special made expedition in late autumn lasting 10 nights/11 days. We will set course to the north along the vest coast of Spitsbergen and rapidly aim for the drift ice edge in the north. We will do stops along the route and do some hiking to find Arctic Foxes, Reindeers and seals. We also search for wildlife on some of the remote islands and do zodiac cruises as often as possible.

Day 0 We always recommend arriving in Longyearbyen, the biggest settlement on Svalbard, at least 24 hours in advance.

Day 1 Depart from Longyearbyen through the Isfjord heading north towards the drifting ice.

Day 2-10 We set course for the areas where we know we will meet the drift ice and the best landscapes in Svalbard. Some of the fjords and islands are interesting to visit for good landscapes and we will search systematically for wildlife wherever we go.

The route can, and probably will, be changed based on knowledge gained on previous expeditions and the current weather and drift ice conditions.

Day 11 Leave the ship after breakfast and prepare for the journey home.

Booking Information

Booking Inquiry for Svalbard Tour

Registration: You register by sending in the booking forms we send you upon your request. We will invoice you for the deposit payment. This inquiry is not a binding booking.

Please send your tour reservation from the Booking page and we will send you the booking form on email. Send in the completed reservation/booking form together with the payment and your booking will be confirmed. A expedition fee of NOK 450 will be added on your payment.

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