Treat your family to a once in a lifetime Xmas experience North of the Arctic Circle. Spend this magical time husky dog sledding, night time snowshoeing, seeing the Northern lights and meeting the Sami people and thier reindeer. You will also visit a spectacular Ice Hotel. Your base will be a wilderness centre of Camp Ripan in comfortable family bedroom cabins.
Great value with all meals and activities included on every day. Suitable for children aged 6 and over. Xmas departures include Sunday 21 December to Friday 26 December 2014 (adults £2,035 and children £1,290) and Sunday 28 December 2014 to Friday 2 January 2015 (adults £1,995 and children £1,325) .
via Winter Wonderland – Sweden Family Adventure | Sweden | KE Adventure.
This is a real winter family holiday experience. Based in the far north of Sweden, 200km inside the Arctic Circle you will experience a dog sledding tour with the added bonus of good chances to see a display of the Northern Lights during the tour. The tour takes you through a magical winter landscape of snow-clad forests and frozen lakes.
Accommodation is in simple, comfortable cabins with a chance on some evenings to enjoy a sauna. Dinner is by candlelight.You will receive full instruction in handling your sled and caring for your husky team. Adults will drive their own dogsled with with their own team of 3-4 Siberian Huskies. Depending on age, strength and size children will either drive their own sled shared one per two persons or travel on a parent’s sled. Adults who do not wish to drive their own sled may choose to share a sled or travel with the guide.
The season runs from mid-November to late April, with tours offered weekly Sunday-Wednesday and Thursday-Sunday including Xmas and New Year. Adults £733, children aged 2-15 £367, children aged 0-2 free of charge (dog sledding is not normally suitable for very young children).
Dog Sledding Lapland: Husky Sledding in Lapland for Adults & Families.