Spitsbergen is the only permanently inhabited and largest island of the Svalbard archipelago in northern Norway. It is the Arctic North as you always dreamed existed. This wondrous archipelago is a land of snow-drowned peaks and glaciers, of vast icefields and forbidding icebergs. The endless Arctic days in summer provide the perfect opportunity to make the most of your time in the Arctic. Svalbard is one of Europe’s last great wildernesses, in this exceptional place the are polar bears out number people.