Absolute Winter Ice
From $1996 Per Person
Independent, 7 day/6 night
Dates: December 15, 2017 - April 15 2018
Your trip will begin in Sweden’s beautiful capital, Stockholm - the capital of life and movement. Stockholm is built on 14 islands all part of an archipelago. After enjoying an urban lifestyle in Stockholm continue north - 200km inside the Arctic Circle to the world famous Ice hotel. Ten thousand years ago, glaciers carved a riverbed and the Torne River was born. Since then, the crystal-clear, pure water of the Torne River has flowed freely along its 600- kilometer path through Lapland out to the sea in the southeast. The entire ICEHOTEL is on loan from the mighty Torne River and is a place where time stands still.
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Dates: December 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
Day 1: Stockholm
Arrival in Stockholm, independent transfer to your downtown hotel. Stockholm city has an abundance of charm, history and tradition. This urban and trendy city will
impress you with its interesting museums and castles. The city keeps its warm atmosphere apparent in the old town. Take time to explore the small and winding alley ways - the perfect
area to find a suitable restaurant for the evening.
Accommodation in Stockholm
Day 2: Stockholm
After breakfast, collect your Stockholm City Card and enjoy exploring the city on your own. Our recommended top 10 include the following: Gamla Stan – The Old Town, Vasa Museum – The Vasa Museum, Skansen Open Air Museum, Kungliga Slottet – The Royal Palace, Stadshuset – The City Hall, Drottningholms Slott – The Drottningholm Palace, Ostermalmshallen – The Ostermalm Food Court, Millesgarden – Art Museum, Modern Museet – Museum of Modern Art and Kungsträdgarden – City Park. Enjoy!
Accommodation in Stockholm
Day 3: Stockholm to Kiruna by overnight train
Breakfast at the hotel and the rest of the day is yours to spend at leisure. In the late evening, depart by overnight train from Stockholm to Kiruna. Overnight on-board the train in a private sleeping compartment
Accommodation onboard the train
Day 4: Kiruna - Jukkasjarvi
Transfer from the central railway station in Kiruna to the world-famous Ice hotel 365 located in the village of Jukkasjarvi. The rest of the day is at leisure in this unique and breathtaking area. Tonight, you will experience an overnight in the Ice hotel 365. The Art Suites all have an individual theme and are hand carved by artists from all over the world. In thermal sleeping bags on a special bed built of snow and ice and on reindeer skins you will get a good night’s sleep in minus 5 degrees.
Accommodation in Ice Room
Day 5: Jukkasjarvi exploration
This morning you are awakened with a cup of hot lingonberry juice at your bedside. Breakfast buffet with morning sauna and towels are included. Your day is at leisure to simply enjoy your surroundings or book an activity as per your preference –option to add an excursion to your package such as; a visit to a sami village, dog sledding, or why not an excursion to search for the Northern Lights!
Accommodation in warm accommodation
Day 6: Jukkasjarvi - Kiruna- Stockholm
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight back to Stockholm.
Accommodation in Stockholm-Arlanda
Day 7: Depart Sweden
End of services, or inquire about extending your vacation!
Trip price per person is based on 2 persons in double/twin room.
Single Supplement applies: From $1263
Your Trip Includes the Following:
- 2 nights’ accommodation in Stockholm, including breakfast
- 24 hour Stockholm City Card
- Overnight train from Stockholm to Kiruna in a private 2-3 person private compartment
- 1 night in an Ice room at the Ice hotel, including breakfast
- 1 night in warm accommodation (Kaamos rooms) at the Ice hotel, including breakfast
- Transfer from Kiruna train station to the ice hotel
- Transfer from the ice hotel to the Airport
- Flight Kiruna- Stockholm
- 1 night accommodation Stockholm-Arlanda including breakfast
This package is priced LAND ONLY. If you need assistance with booking your transatlantic airfare, let us know and we will be happy to help you.