1. August – 30. September
Hotel (2 days) + 1 activity
The autumn on Svalbard is beautiful with all its colours. The days are still long and light, and you can enjoy Arctic experiences in the wild from dusk til dawn. Explore Longyearbyen's great dining experiences, pristine wilderness and local history and culture.
2 nights at Funken Lodge in a double room
Boat trip to Grumant
Travel period August 1 - September 30, 2019
In late August, the sun sets for the first time in months, but the opportunities to explore beautiful Svalbard doesn't stop for that reason. Beautiful weather and views, incredible sunsets and a bustling wildlife characterize many of the activities during this time of year.
Don't forget the culinary experiences! Autumn is time for fresh fish and short-traveled game, and Funktionærmessen Restaurant, Restaurant Nansen and Barentz Pub welcome you with an exciting menu. Have you tried the drinks at Funken Bar? Longyearbyen's first cocktail bar takes a new twist on old classics.
With modern comforts in historical surroundings, Funken lodge offers a unique Svalbard experience. The hotel is located in Haugen, with magnificent views over Longyearbyen, and up towards the Lars and Longyear Glaciers. Since 1947, the hotel has been a local gathering place, and the warm atmosphere will ensure that you immediately feel at home here in the Arctic. The hotel is open all year round, and offers 88 rooms and modern meeting facilities.
Aug - Sep
Wilderness and history are both central to Svalbard as we know it today. An obvious example of this is Grumant, which was the largest settlement on post-war Svalbard, but which now lies abandoned at the foot of a 500m high cliff, covered with thousands of nesting birds.
Package price, per person
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