Winter Wonderland - Sweden Family Adventure
Day 1: Rendezvous at the group hotel in Kiruna. Transfers are provided for clients arriving on the group flight. KE Land Only group package services begin with dinner and overnight at Camp Ripan.
Day 2: After breakfast we transfer to Laukkuluspa for a one-day snowmobile out in the winter landscapes. We have a good chance of seeing moose enroute to the Sami Hut where we have lunch around an open fire. Weather and temperatures permitting we can try some icefishing. Return to Ripan, where there is the option to take a sauna, before sitting down to dinner in the restaurant.
Day 3: Today it's Husky sledding. From our accommodation we meet the friendly Alaskan huskies preparing for the ride. Sitting on our reindeer hides on the sledges we glid off into the snowy landscapes. For lunch we stop at a Sami-style tepee for some local specialties before returning. In the evening we have a magical snowshoe walk underneath the spectacular Northern lights.
Day 4: Visit to Jukkasjarvi for a tour of the world famous Icehotel. We can also visit the small village with it's old church and homestay, and see the reindeer herds. After lunch back at Camp Ripan we enjoy the sauna and jacuzzi, and learn about the modern Sami reindeer herders through an interactive presentation.
Day 5: This morning we are given some basic lessons in cross-country skiing. We are then free to ski the picturesque trails close to Camp Ripan. After lunch we have the afternoon free to enjoy further optional activities like further snowshoeing or skiing.
Day 6: Transfer to Kiruna Airport in the late morning. KE Land Only group package services end on arrival at the airport.