Kiruna-Narvik-Hamnvik-Tromsø. What can you expect in terms of experiences during a winter week in some of Northern Europe's most popular destinations
Embarking on the ultimate arctic tour will immerse you in a world of unparalleled beauty and thrilling experiences during a winter week in some of Northern Europe's most popular destinations. The journey takes you from Kiruna to Narvik, then to Hamnvik and finally culminating in Tromsø, the
Your adventure begins in Kiruna, Sweden's northernmost city, which offers an exciting snowmobile tour across pristine snow-covered landscapes. Prepare to be amazed as you glide through frozen forests, cross icy lakes, and marvel at the awe-inspiring natural surroundings.
While in Kiruna, pay a visit to Jukkasjärvi for a guided tour of the remarkable ice hotel. Explore its stunning icy architecture and sculptures, all meticulously crafted by skilled artists from around the world. Revel in the breathtaking beauty of this transient exhibition that truly showcases the beauty and versatility of its frozen medium.
Next, journey from Kiruna, Abisko, to Narvik for an unforgettable northern lights chasing tour that will leave you spellbound. The city’s location, nestled between fjords and mountains, offers prime viewings of the elusive aurora borealis. Witness the enchanting dance of colors illuminating the night skies as you take part in this once-in-a-lifetime experience.
In this mesmerizing winter wonderland, experience a thrilling dog sled tour where powerful huskies whisk you away through untouched wilderness. Feel the invigorating crisp air as you speed across snowy terrains encountering spectacular landscapes unique to this remote region.
The adventure doesn't end there; you'll embark on a reindeer ride through glittering white landscapes and visit a traditional Sami village. Here, you'll gain insight into their rich indigenous culture and centuries-old way of living harmoniously within these extreme environments.
Further along the journey, explore the Scandinavian wilderness during a moose safari. Enjoy close encounters with the majestic "King of the Forest" as you learn about their habits, biology, and significance to Northern Europe's ecosystems.
Then, when leaving Hamnvik prepare yourself for an exhilarating whale safari off Norway's rugged coastline as you sail past towering cliffs that plunge into the depths of the Arctic Ocean. Observe magnificent marine life, including majestic orcas and humpback whales, as they playfully breach the ocean surface.
As your tour reaches its climax in Tromsø, immerse yourself in a wide range of cultural activities. Delve into arctic history at prominent museums, savor delectable Scandinavian cuisine at local restaurants, and attend engaging performances that showcase the vibrant cultural scene.
Finally, indulge in a well-deserved city break in Tromsø. Discover its mesmerizing historical landmarks, architectural masterpieces, and culturally rich attractions that fuse old-world charm with modern urban landscapes. With an extensive offering of activities and sights tailored specifically for your ultimate arctic tour, you will have an unforgettable winter vacation like no other.
In conclusion, this intensive week-long journey through Northern Europe's most popular destinations offers visitors a strong impression and an unforgettable memory for life.
The program is tailored according to wishes. The tour includes flights to Kiruna, Sweden, coach travel, travel by express boat, a catamaran, logistics, transfers, accommodation, food, activities, and return flights from Tromsø.