Arrive in Kiruna in the afternoon where you will be met by a driver at the airport and transferred to Ice Hotel where you can take a guided tour and learn its history. The hotel has been redesigned and rebuilt every year since 1990 using one of the purest materials on earth - water. The designers and photographers are rightly proud of their unique artwork and designs. You luggage is stored in the warm building in conjunction with ICEHOTEL which has lockers, showers and a sauna. Morning sauna, towels and breakfast buffet included. It includes winter overall, boots and mittens. Overnight.
Day 2: Kiruna – Husky Sledge Ride
This morning, go for a husky dog sledge ride, an adventurous tour through the white snow landscape for 2.5 hours including coffee/ tea break.
Optional: Snowmobile Safari (3.5 hours)
The Wilderness Tour by snowmobile gives you the perfect introduction to Kiruna's unique landscape and cover a large amount ground in a short amount of time. View forest, marsh & frozen lakes, and see a variety of local wildlife. Relax while you take a coffee and sandwich break. Overnight.
Day 3: Kiruna – Abisko - Kiruna
Enjoy a relaxed morning, or spend your free time for winter activities. In the late afternoon, you will be picked up by coach and guide for Abisko tour for 6 hours and have dinner there. Drive along the most beautiful road in Sweden, past the big mountain lake on your way up to the mountains and Abisko National park. Abisko Mountain Station is inside Abisko National Park, 250 km north of the Arctic Circle in Sweden. It is an outstanding place for viewing Aurora Borealis . Enjoy dinner at Abisko Sky Station. If you are lucky, you can see the Northern Light. Transfer back to Kiruna area. Overnight.
Please note: *No tour to Abisko Sky Station on 24th and 31st of December.
Day 4: Kiruna - Stockholm
Enjoy the morning on your own. Optional: Moose Safari
Go by minivan along the Kalix river valley in search of moose. When we spot moose we will stop and try to get a good shot with camera. Have an outdoor lunch.
Airport transfer from your hotel. In the afternoon take a flight to Stockholm where you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel in Stockholm. Overnight.
Day 5: Stockholm - City Tour
Enjoy a morning guided 3 hour city tour which starts with Panorama sightseeing. Make a photo stop at Fjällgatan for the beautiful view over Stockholm. Continue with a walk through Old Town to the Royal Palace, built in 1754, for an outside look. See City Hall (outside look) constructed in National Romantic style where each year on December 10th the Nobel Prize banquet takes place. Short tour in Old town or some free time in Old town. Visit Vasa Museum home of the only preserved 17th century ship in the world, a unique art treasure. Decorated with hundreds of carved sculptures, more than 95% of the ship is original. In the afternoon, enjoy some free time in the city area including the Old Town. Overnight.