Winter Adventure in Swedish Lapland

8-day small group itinerary, departing December to February

Winter Adventure in Swedish Lapland

Join up to 6 other travellers on an exhilarating adventure into the wilds of Lapland – a pristine, snow-clad landscape of mountains, forests, rivers and frozen lakes. The Northern Lights are a highlight of this week-long itinerary, as is dog-sledding and observing the native wildlife, including moose and reindeer in their natural habitat. You will also spend two nights in a tented Sami camp within the Arctic circle.

Outline Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Arrive Lulea

    Arrive Lulea Airport and transfer by shuttle bus to your hotel in the centre of town, the Best Western Plus Hotel Savoy.

  2. Day 2: Lulea to Jokkmokk

    After breakfast, meet with your guide and the other members of your group at 10:30am. Following a short briefing and introductions, and having loaded your luggage onto the minivan, you’re ready to begin your journey!

  3. Day 3: Moose and reindeer

    An early start this morning, as you embark on a driven tour of the landscapes around Jokkmokk.

  4. Day 4: Dog sledding

    Another early start today, as you embark on your dog sledding adventure. The huskies are owned by Matti and Stina, who live beside the lake with their pack of 50 pure bred Siberian huskies. Matti and Stina will introduce you to your dog team and prepare the sledges for take off!

  5. Day 5: Bird Watching and Sami Camp

    After breakfast, enjoy a walk with your guide to a nearby forest and bird feeding station, where you can hope to see and feed several subarctic bird species, including Siberian Jay, willow tit, crested tit and Siberian tit.

  6. Day 6: Skiing/snowshoeing

    Breakfast in the warm cabin with time this morning to relax or perhaps take a walk on the shore of a nearby lake.

  7. Day 7: Return to Lulea

    This morning, have another go at skiing or snowshoeing if you wish, then say goodbye to your hosts and start your journey back to Lulea, stopping in Jokkmokk for lunch en route.

  8. Day 8: International Departure from Lulea

    Breakfast at the hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore Lulea before your international flight out.

Price guide

This small group itinerary departs at fixed dates between December and February - please see 2021/22 departures below, or contact us for 2022/23 departures. It can also be booked on a private basis - please ask for a quotation.
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8 days from £2170pp

    Pricing

    8 days from £2170pp

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