From under the ice to above the clouds and all in between the winter guided day activities we do have available for this winter season is:

Winter fun equipment

This is a deal for those of you who’d like to have your own adventure in the wild. It includes both cross-country skis and snowshoes rental, so you can explore the winter wonderland on your own. You will have access to the equipment during your entire stay here. This is an exclusive deal only for guests staying at abisko.net

Price: 150 SEK /Person

Included for all guests at our hostel that book a dogsledding tour

Winter clothes

With our super warm snowsuits, you will not have to be cold during your stay up here in the arctic! We also have warm snowboots that will keep your toes in place during the long cold days and nights. You will have access to the winter clothes during your entire stay here. This is an exclusive deal only for guests staying at abisko.net

Price: 150 SEK /Person

Included for all guests at our hostel that book a dogsledding tour

Ice Fishing

Join us on our popular ice fishing trip. In the early season before ice conditions have stabilized on Lake Torneträsk we will go by mini bus to a smaller lake in the area and go for a short walk out onto the ice. When Torneträsk is safe to travel you will be taken out onto the ice by snowmobile. By the use of an ice drill we will make a hole through the ice, put down the lure and then try to catch the legendary and delicious Arctic Char. We will make a fire where you can enjoy a hot beverage as well as fry the fish that you have caught. You will also have access to our wooden hut where you can warm up in front of the fire.

The trip includes warm clothing and hot beverages

Tour Company:  Activities in Abisko

Price: 795 SEK /Person

Time: 09.30 – 11.30

Snow Shoe Hike

Join us as we venture into the area around Abisko National Park on snowshoes trying to catch up with some of the nature’s local residents. As you travel through the terrain you will learn how to identify the tracks of the different animals that are living in the area. Our guides are well acquainted with the area and will be more than happy to tell you about life in the Arctic. The trip includes warm clothing and hot beverages

Tour Company: Activities in Abisko

Price: 600 SEK /Person

Time: 14.00 – 16.00

Snowmobile Tour

Snowmobiles are the way we locals get around up here during the long winters. To drive your own snowmobile or to share one with a friend is both easy and fun. Travel into the area around the Abisko National Park and beyond. This trip will take us further into the wilderness and higher up into the mountainous area. As we cruise through the frozen landscape it is a big chance to encounter the ”King of the Forest”, the majestic moose.

Before making our way back home we will stop for a break and make a fire where you will be able to enjoy a hot beverage together with the magnificent views.

Tour Company: Activities in Abisko

Please note!
In order to drive your own snowmobile a regular driver’s license from your home country is required. If you do not have a license you can join the trip as a passenger.

Price: 1.250 SEK /Person

2 hour tour on a shared  Snowmobile (2 persons/snowmobile)

Price: 1.650 SEK /Person

2 hour tour on your own Snowmobile

Explore the ICEHOTEL

Take a trip into a world of ice, snow and art with a visit to the world famous ICEHOTEL.

Your trip starts with meeting your driver at your chosen pickup location and then taking the journey through the mountains and into the forests of magical Swedish Lapland. On arrival at the ICEHOTEL you will receive your ticket before joining your expert ICEHOTEL representative for a guided tour of the world’s first hotel made of snow and ice. Marvel at the amazing individually sculpted Art Suites, Ice Rooms and Ice Chapel whilst learning about how this one-of-a-kind hotel is designed and created each year. Finally you have an opportunity head to the Ice Bar where you can purchase one of the coolest drinks you will probably ever have

Following the tour you will have the chance to have lunch in the comfortable restaurant, take a coffee in the stylish bar or buy some souvenirs from your experience at this truly amazing hotel, before taking your transfer back to Abisko, one of the other selected drop off locations in Kiruna or Kiruna Airport.

Please note!
The Ice-hotel is constructed during the early winter and thus is not finished until mid-December. Before this time you will still have access to the amazing new ICEHOTEL 365 which allows guests to step inside a sparkling, subfreezing environment all year round thanks to new technology in combination with traditional building methods.

Tour company:  Visit Abisko

Price: 1.375 SEK /Person

Time: 10.00 – 15.00

Narvik, Norway Day Trip

Take a day trip into the mountains and beyond into Norway and the beautiful fjord city of Narvik on-board one of our comfortable vehicles. Heading off along the shore of scenic Lake Torneträsk – the sixth largest and second deepest lake in Sweden – the tour slowly follows the famous Navvy Trail, giving a chance to see beautiful mountain vistas, frozen waterfalls and stunning Arctic valleys before stopping at the border to enjoy the magnificent views and to take photos.

The tour continues up and over Björnfjell – a stunning Norwegian mountain dotted with small grass roofed cottages, before meandering down the mountain, where small birch trees give way to large evergreens, and dramatic mountains fall steeply down into the Norwegian Fjord. The beach is the next stop where you will have the opportunity to take in the spectacular vistas across the open water flanked by massive mountains on either side. Finally you will arrive in Narvik where you will enjoy a complimentary Norwegian fish lunch and explore the city.

This beautiful journey to Narvik includes an entrance ticket to the newly built Narvik War Museum and Narvik Visitors Centre. This state-of-the-art facility, completed in June 2016, offers a glimpse of what life looked like in these majestic Fjords during the Nazi occupation of World War II. During your time in Narvik you can also choose to wander through the streets of the city and discover your own adventure, enjoy a visit to the local shopping mall and come home with a souvenir from your visit. Don’t miss this beautiful journey to the fjords of Norway!

Tour Company : Visit Abisko

Please note: In the unlikely event that the road to Narvik is closed and causes us to cancel the adventure you will be offered three alternatives:

  1. You can choose to enjoy a guided day trip to the Icehotel with one of our professional guides.
  2. You can choose to receive a credit of 1495 SEK that can be applied to any of our activities or transfers (with visitabisko).
  3. You can choose to receive a full refund of 1495 SEK.

Price: 1.495 SEK /Person

Time: 09.30 – 15.00

The Sami & Reindeer Experience

Take a day trip to the Sámi village of Rávttas, 45 minutes east of Abisko and experience a glimpse of the traditional lifestyle of the reindeer people. This exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity allows you to experience the amazing lifestyle of the Sámi people and to get up close and personal with Lapland’s most iconic creature – the reindeer.

During this exciting adventure you will have an opportunity to feed the reindeer and absorb the magical relationship between the Sámi and their most cherished resource. During your visit to Rávttas you will also have an opportunity to enjoy a short ride on a traditional sled behind a reindeer just as the Sámi people have done for hundreds of years. After your ride you will have a chance to learn how to identify different reindeer in the herd based on personal characteristics and behaviour. All of this excitement will most certainly make you hungry – your guide will welcome you to step inside one of our traditional Sámi lavvus (teepee) where you will be served a fresh and delicious meal around an open fire. This glimpse into traditional Sámi life will most likely be one of the highlights of your visit to Abisko!

Book your space today!

Lunch is included! (Please let us know of any allergies or dietary restrictions)

Tour Company : Visit Abisko

Please note: This activity is provided in cooperation with a local reindeer herder. It can sometimes be hard to predict the exact timing of when to gather and separate the herds. On very rare occations our partner may need to attend to the herd with short notice and thus cancel the activity. In such an event you will have the following options:

  1. You can choose to receive a credit of 2.295 SEK that can be applied to any of our activities or transfers.(visit abisko)
  2. You can choose to receive a full refund of 2.295 SEK.

Price: 2.295 SEK /Person

Time: 09.00 – 15.00

Snowmobile Sled Tour

During this adventure through the mountain areas around Abisko National Park you will sit comfortably in a sled driven by one of our snowmobile guides. The area is home to a number of wild animals, for instance moose, reindeer, wolverine and ptarmigan. Their prints can often be seen in the snow and it is not unusual to encounter some of these animals in person. Our guides are well acquainted with the area and will be happy to tell you about life in the Arctic.

You will be taken through a beautiful frozen landscape and after a while elevation will gradually start to increase. When weather conditions are good, you will soon be able to overlook the Abisko area, Lake Torneträsk and the mountains beyond. Before making our way back home we will stop for a break and make a fire where you will be able to enjoy a hot beverage together with the magnificent views.

Price: 825 SEK /Person

December-March
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

Time:
09.30 – 11.30
14.00 – 16.00

Ice Climbing

Interested in trying a challenging adventure in arctic conditions? Then ice climbing is the thing for you! No previous experience is needed. Ice climbing equipment and certified guide is included in the tour.

The tour starts with fitting you out with ice climbing equipment (alpine boots, crampons, harness and helmet). After a short drive to the ice fall your guide will take you through the first basic steps of climbing vertical ice.

Make sure you dress warm and you will get one of the best arctic experience in your life!

Price: 850 SEK /person

Start Time: 09.30 & 14.00

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