How to Get to Svartisen and Engenbreen

Accessing Svartisen by Boat: Your Gateway to Glacial Wonders
Svartisen, Norway’s second-largest glacier, and its majestic Engenbreen arm are best reached by boat. Embark on a scenic journey across the Holandsfjorden to unveil the glacier’s breathtaking beauty.

Seasonal Boat Service:
tilSvartisen operates a regular ferry service across the Holandsfjorden, connecting you to Svartisen from late May to early September. Click here for detailed route information and schedules.

Isprins: Your Ferry to Svartisen
Board the Isprins ferry at Holandsvika, conveniently located near the main road and just 1000 meters south of the tourist information center. The 10-12 minute ferry ride across the Holandsfjorden is an unforgettable prelude to the glacial spectacle that awaits.

Unveiling the Enchanting Engenbreen
Upon arrival at Svartisen, you’ll find yourself at the doorstep of Engenbreen, one of Svartisen’s most accessible glacier arms. Embark on guided hikes or explore the surrounding trails to immerse yourself in the grandeur of this natural wonder.

Svartisen: A Journey Worth the Effort
While the journey to Svartisen may require a bit of planning, the rewards are well worth it. The breathtaking scenery, the tranquility of nature, and the awe-inspiring presence of the glacier will create memories that will last a lifetime.

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