Svalbard… what is that country that nobody knows where to find it? Well, we could describe it quite simply: Svalbard is a true wonderland, a land of ice, outdoor sports and dancing Northern Lights in winter. Our local base in Longyearbyen is one of the few operating there, with all the logistics needed to offer our travellers a unique experience in the North. Let’s see what there is to do!
Our #4 Best Activities to Do in Svalbard:
Sea kayaking is an ideal way to discover this untouched land of ice and rock. Experience the joys of paddling silently among impressive icebergs and majestic whales! Intimately explore the nature and wildlife around you just as the very first explorers of these islands did. Our experience and expertese enables us to run a variety of sea kayaking adventures in this remote location for everyone from the experienced paddler to those who have never sat in a kayak before.
Our experienced professional guides can take you on an incredible adventure regardless of your hiking ability to uncover otherwise inaccessable hidden gems of this remote and dramatic environment. We offer a range of hiking holidays for everyone from the keen mountaineer to the families partial to a sunday walk. On our group trips you never have to carry more than a day bag so you can relax and enjoy your surroundings.
On snowshoes through
the untouchable Artic
« If you can walk you can snowshoe! » Snowshoeing is a second to none form of hiking in the snow. We lead snowshoeing treks in some of the most beautiful and inaccessible destinations in the world for all abilities from trips for those who have never snowshoed before, to expeditions for experienced mountaineers. We provide the technical equipment needed for our adventure including snowshoes.
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Our Nordic cross-country skiing expeditions take place in springtime. What better way to explore the beautiful Arctic scenary than to ski through it?! We offer a variety of ski touring holidays for a range of abilities both on piste and off piste, both with or without pulks.
Why travel with Altaï Svalbard ?
We are wilderness and adventure travel experts who specialize in organizing active trips in a range of different locations across this extraordinary archipelago. With a wealth of experience and local expertise behind us plus an unwavering focus on safety, we are able to offer trips which venture into the heart of Svalbards unspoilt remote wilderness.Discover Altaï Svalbard’s website >>