Lapland Adventure and Spa Retreat
From $2238 Per Person
Self-Drive, 8 day/7 nights
Dates: December 1, 2019 - March 31, 2020
Enjoy winter in Sweden with adventure and spa relaxation. Begin your trip in Stockholm, with its shimmering frost and the surrounding waters glittering in the winter sun. The next day you will catch an overnight train that will be taking you up to Swedish Lapland. Here you will spend three mesmerizing days in the silent wilderness. Unwind while enjoying the amazing the Swedish nature. After four wonderful days with relaxation and taste sensations, travel to Pitea where you can enjoy the KUST Hotel and SPA, or find out how soothing it is to float between two blocks of ice. Welcome to an awe-inspiring winter retreat in the harmony of Lapland.
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Dates: December 1, 201 - March 31, 2020
Day 1: Arrival in Stockholm
Upon arrival in Stockholm a private transfer will take you from the airport to your hotel. Stockholm has something for everyone. You will be able to use your Stockhom Pass and Travelcard to see this wonderful city on the water. Suggestions for sightseeing today: If you are a huge pop music fan then the Abba museum is a must, or a visit to Royal Palace with its museums is a warm recommendation If shopping is what you prefer, then head to the hipster area of Sodermalm. Tonight you will stay at the urban retreat hotel Downtown Camper. Try the yoga net before you go to bed.
Accommodation at Downtown Camper
Day 2: Stockholm - Overnight Train North
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel in your own pace. Option to pre book an appointment at the SPA or head out to see more of the city. If you would like to see more than downtown Stockholm and the most famous sights we highly recommend going for a walk in one of the many parks and do not miss a walk through the Old Town. Visit the charming open-air museum Skansen, the world’s oldest open air museum showcasing the whole of Sweden with houses and farmsteads from every part of the country. Towards the afternoon, head back to the hotel to pick up your luggage and then make your way to the Central Station. Here you will board the overnight train to Lapland. Kick back, relax and prepare to be amazed why the scenery outside of the window.
Accommodation onboard the train in a private sleeping compartment
Day 3: Vastana
You will get off the train at Vindeln where a transfer awaits to take you to the your retreat in the Lapland; Grano Beckasin. The hotel is situated right by the quiet Umea river. Upon arrival to the lodge you will be served breakfast before being introduced to a guide. When you are ready it is time to get the snowshoes. You will learn more about the nature and the winters in Lapland while enjoying the tranquility of the snow-covered forests. When you come back inside a warm lunch will be waiting for you. You will now be able to check-in to your room for a bit of downtime. The peacefulness and will make it easier to unwind. When evening arrives, it is time to taste the local menu.
Accommodation at Grano Beckasin
Day 4: Into the Wilderness
You will wake up rested and refreshed and start the day with the most important meal of the day, breakfast. After this an exciting three-hour dog sledding is next on today’s agenda. This excursion will take you further into the forest though the magical winter wonderland and ice-covered lakes. When you get back it is time to warm up and enjoy a delicious lunch. The rest of day is spent in whichever pace you want. In the evening, dinner will be served after which you might want to consider adding an optional a northern lights tour.
Accommodation at Grano Beckasin
Day 5: Day at leisure to explore on your own
After enjoying a good breakfast, spend the day listening to the silence or by all means ask us for suggestions and prices for excursions from the hotel. Either way, here and now you decide how you want to spend your day. Let the mind decide. Dinner will as usual be served in the evening before you tuck in for one last night in this Lapland gem.
Accommodation at Grano Beckasin
Day 6: KUST Hotel and Spa
It’s done wonders being here and on your last day you will notice how much more relaxed you are. You are almost ready to head back to the daily routines, slowly. Starting with breakfast and then getting ready to go with the transfer to the train station. Here you will take a train to Pitea to enter a journey for all the senses, inspired by the glorious scenery and natural resources of the northern Swedish coast. Welcome to Pitea and the northern Sweden’s new design hotel. Independent transfer to your hotel from the central station.
Accomodation at KUST Hotell & SPA
Day 7: Explore Pitea
Breakfast at the hotel. Starting the day with breakfast you are ready to discover Pitea, a place of contrasts, the archipelago, sea, rivers, forests and an amazing countryside. Maybe you would even like to find out how serene it is to float between two ice blocks? Optional Icebreaker excursion is available, please inquire. If a spa ritual inspired by the natural surroundings of Norrbotten and Swedish Lapland sounds more tempting then visit the spa of Kust Hotell (for an additional cost)
Accommodation at KUST Hotell & SPA
Day 8: Depart Pitea
Breakfast at the hotel. As you enjoy the last breakfast of your stay in Sweden we hope you look back at the days in Lapland with a smile. Departure is according to your own itinerary.
Or inquire to extend your vacation.
NOTE! This itinerary is customizable. Call us for suggestions or click here for our Custom Planning Form.
Your Trip Includes the Following:
- Private transfer from Stockholm airport to hotel
- 1 nights’ accommodation at Downtown Camper. Breakfast included.
- Overnight train to Grano Beckasin
- Transfer to and from Grano Beckasin
- Three nights’ accommodation at Grano Beckasin in a standard room with full board (two course dinners)
- Snowshoe hiking (two hours)
- Husky sledding (three hours)
- Train to Piteå
- Two nights at KUST Hotell & Spa with breakfast
Trip price per person is based on 2 persons in double/twin room.
Single Supplement applies: From $1693
This package is priced LAND ONLY. If you need assistance with booking your airfare, let us know and we will be happy to help you.