Dogsledding in Bolterdalen HGR 162074 1920 Photo Eveline Lunde


Experience the sunny winter on Svalbard

The sunny winter season on Svalbard offers a wide range of experiences and winter activities. In March, the sun returns to Longyearbyen after several months of darkness and lights up the beautiful winter landscape. Already from mid-April, the midnight sun provides light around the clock, and with it also endless opportunities for fantastic outdoor experiences. No wonder this is many people's favorite time of year on Svalbard!

We make it easy for you

Svalbard has many unforgettable experiences to offer, whether you are traveling with family, a group of friends, your partner or alone. Would you like a comfortable stay at our boutique hotel Funken Lodge, to stay centrally at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel or maybe at Coal Miners' Cabins with the wilderness right at you dorstep?

A wide range of activities and experiences are available, and can make it difficult to choose. Fortunately, we know Svalbard very well, and have put together unique package offers that create memories for a lifetime. Choose the one that suits you best and secure your trip to Svalbard this sunny winter season.

Travel to Svalbard

If you are traveling from outside Norway, you will need to fly via Oslo. Both SAS and Norwegian offer flights to Longyearbyen from Oslo and/or Tromsø.

A direct flight from Oslo takes approximately 3 hours, while the flight time from Tromsø is about 1.5 hours. Some departures from Oslo may include a stopover in Tromsø, extending the total travel time to around 4 hours.

Funken Lodge Breakfast HGR 164951 1920 Photo Ragnhild Utne
Sunny Winter at Funken Lodge
March 1 - May 11. Enjoy a comfortable stay at the boutique hotel Funken Lodge, including several activities.
Wilderness Evening at Camp Barentz HGR 159479 1920 Photo Eveline Lunde 1920x1080
Sunny Winter at Radisson
March 1 - May 11. Explore Svalbard's wilderness and stay centrally at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel.
Sunny Winter - Photo Agurtxane Concellon
Sunny Winter at Coal Miners' Cabins
February 1 - May 11. A package full of adventures, including a stay at a hotel with the wilderness right on your doorstep.
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