The layer principle is necessary for Polar Regions.  
Below you can find recommended items for a safari adventure.

WHAT TO PACK 

 

WINTER PACKING LIST

 

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.

 

EXTRA LAYER - JACKET & PANTS

For colder days it might be wise to have an extra layer – wool, fleece or down for example.

 

WINDPROOF MASK OR BUFF

To cover your face and neck from the cold wind.

 

THINNER GLOVES & WINDPROOF HAT

Thinner gloves to handle your camera and a hat to keep you warm.

 

WARM WINTER BOOTS

To walk around the town before or after the trip.

 

WINDPROOF LAYER

Windproof outer layer (jacket and pants) for walking around the town.

 

SUNGLASSES & SUNCREEM

Don’t underestimate sun radiation in high latitudes.

 

CAMERA EQUIPMENT AND BINOCULARS

To enjoy every moment and keep in memory unforgettable, spectacular and fragile Svalbard wilderness.

 

CONTACT LENSES OR GOGGLES WITH SPEC LENSES

TRAVEL BAG 

We recommend to take travel bags with soft carcass as long as it will be easier and comfier for you to pack it onto a snowmobile. The size of the bag can be average but not too big. 

 

SUMMER PACKING LIST

 

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.

 

JACKET & PANTS

Windproof & water proof jacket and pants for rainy or windy days.

 

HIKING BOOTS

Good hiking boots with high angle keeps your feet dry and comfortable.

 

ITTENSTHINNER GLOVES & M

Thinner gloves to handle camera, mittens to keep your hands warm.

 

WINDPROOF HAT

Windproof hat to keep your ears warm.

 

SUNGLASSES & SUNCREEm

The sun is out 24 hours after 19th of April.

 

CAMERA EQUIPMENT AND BINOCULARS

To enjoy every moment and keep in memory unforgettable, spectacular and fragile Svalbard wilderness.

 

CONTACT LENSES OR GOGGLES WITH SPEC LENSES

Please give us a call or send us an email!
 

9178 Barentsburg

Svalbard, Norway

 

booking@goarctica.com

+ 47 90 60 84 70  (office)
+ 47 94 13 01 28 (24 hours)
 

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