Arctic Sweden Winter Holiday
Experience the best Swedish Lapland has to offer during the winter season from the coast to the mountains in 8 days, crossing the Arctic Circle. Enjoy unique winter activities, where you have the chance to see the magical Northern lights in the evenings. During this holiday you will be well taken care of from arrival until departure and will stay overnight in one of the most extraordinary accommodation possible in the TreeHotel.
This unique trip starts in Luleå, the largest city of Swedish Lapland. Located on the coast, 150km south of the Arctic Circle. From December, Luleå is a frozen wonderland of snow and ice trails, where you can ski, skate, walk and sled across the bay directly from the city centre. Between February and April, you can even drive your car across the ocean, with some roads even stretching all the way to the surrounding archipelago’s islands.
Crossing the Arctic Circle
From Luleå you will travel by train through the endless snow-covered forests towards the northernmost town in Sweden, Kiruna. Enjoy Aurora Spa, visit the world famous ICEHOTEL and learn more about the indigenous Sámi culture during a visit to a Sámi settlement.
From Kiruna the journey proceeds into the alpine surrounding of the Abisko National Park. About 200km north of the Arctic Circle. The famous hiking trail Kungsleden (the King’s Trail) and several other trails and nature paths traverse the park.
Iconic winter activities
With this 8 days winter package you will experience some of the most iconic winter activities. Dog sledding, Snowmobiling, Northern Lights Safari, feeding reindeers etc. Furthermore, you will visit the Aurora Sky Station one of the best places on earth to watch the magical Northern Lights.