Spend the days exploring the incredible Arctic wilderness. Speed off on an exhilarating dog sled and snowmobile rides and learn to catch fish through the frozen ice to cook in the classic way of the region.
Experience the ultimate Lappish tradition of an authentic smoke sauna - a truly unique way to warm up and relax.
Throughout your stay, indulge in delicious culinary delights and specials of the area with all of your meals included. There will even be the opportunity to meet some local reindeer and learn about the Sami way of life.
Enjoy all of this and more on this well-crafted holiday to magical Swedish Lapland.
Fly from London to Rovaniemi and transfer overland (approximately 1.5 - 2 hours) to Kukkola, located in Swedish Lapland. Along the way, an optional stop at the Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi can be made. (D)
Head to the husky farm where you will be welcomed by the enthusiastic barking of the dogs who are excited to take you out on a dog sled ride! Afterwards, lunch will be served in the cosy fire cottage, before heading back out into the snow for a snowmobile sledge ride. In the evening, visit the village sauna in Kukkola, which is the biggest smoke sauna in Sweden, for an authentic introduction to the sauna traditions of the area. (B,L,D)
Spend the morning on the frozen Torne River and experience two methods of fishing. First, see how the burbots are caught with nets. Then, learn how to drill a hole in the ice and try your hand at ice fishing. Afterwards, take the fresh fish to the Timber Smoke Hut to grill and bake bread on a open fire! (B,L,D)
Visit the reindeer farm, meet the animals and take a ride in a reindeer-drawn sled before visiting the impressive Kemi Snow Castle where you can relax in the chapel, admire the artwork and have a break in the Snow Restaurant. The great light-effects make the sculptures and snow seem even more magical! (B,L,D)
Today is at leisure until it is time to go to the airport for your flight home to the UK. (B)