What to pack

Below you can find recommended items for an adventure on Spitsbergen during summer and winter time.

Packing list FOR WINTER

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WOOLEN UNDERWEAR

One base layer of woolen underwear next to your skin

WOOLEN MIDLAYER

Thicker mid layer underneath the overall keeps you warm

TWO LAYERS OF WOOLEN SOCKS

One thin and one thick pair of socks keep your feet warm and dry

WINDPROOF MASK OR BUFF

To cover your face and neck from the cold wind

THINNER GLOVES & WINDPROOF HAT

Thinner gloves to handle your camera or to eat your lunch and a hat to keep you warm

CAMERA & BINOCULARS

To capture the arctic memories

SUNGLASSES

The sun is up 24 hours a day after 19th of April

INDOOR SHOES

It is customary to take off your shoes indoors and wear slippers instead

SMALL BACKPACK

Waterproof or water resistant bag for personal items. The rest of your belongings you can leave in the luggage room at Basecamp Hotel