To get to Svartisen, you have to cross the Holandsfjord by boat. This is what we at til Svartisen (formerly Engenbreen skyss) is responsible for. Our regular routes are initially from the end of May to the end of September. In addition to this, transportation can be requested.
The tour starts in Holandsvik, just off FV17, about 1 km from the tourist information center. You can park in designated areas either in Holandsvika or at the tourist information center. From the parking lots, you walk down to the quay and board Isprins on the crew’s notice. Remember to let guests who are leaving the area have room to get off the boat.
We drive from Holandsvika to Svartisen with Isprins, the journey takes about 10-12 minutes.
The journey over is absolutely part of the experience that awaits and we recommend that you have your camera ready.
When we arrive at the quay in Svartisen, you will find Engen Brygge, bicycle rental, toilet and the possibility of accommodation. From the quay, it is about 3 km of gravel road before you start the climb up the mountains to the glacier.
We would like to point out that it becomes extra slippery in wet weather and we recommend good shoes!
You may also book extra trips at a price of NOK 350,- ticket price
Route 1 – Monday to Suday, in the period 31.05.2024 up until 13.06.2024 and 19.08.2024 to 01.09.2024
Route 2 – Monday to Sunday in the period 14.06.2024 to 18.08.2024
Route 3 – Weekendroute i low season, in the period 06.09.2024 to 29.09.2024
Prices applies to return tickets
|Children (6-16 yr)
|Children (0-5 yr)
|Seat ticket *
|NOK 350.00 + ticketprice
|Extra trips outside the fixed time table are on request.
We accept most types of bank cards and Norwegian cash.
Welcome on board!
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