Svalbard is a unique, beautiful and vulnerable place, and things are different here than in Bornemouth, Paris or Gran Canaria. It is important that you follow the Svalbard guidelines during your stay!
We would love for you to come and visit Svalbard, but because of our vulnerable nature, there are a number of things you as a visitor must relate to - both to safeguard the wilderness for future generations, and for your own safety.
The local tourism industry and the Governor have prepared a set of "Svalbard guidelines". These are guidelines we want you to familiarize yourself with before your trip to Svalbard, and it will prepare you for how you can help preserve our Arctic paradise:
It is impossible being an invisible tourist - but we do appreciate you're trying.