Aurora Coast to Mountains - Winter Safari - 8 nights
A private and somewhat exclusive experience with our own Aurora guide and photographer from Luleå on the Baltic Coast to Abisko in the Swedish Mountains.

- Brändön Lodge, Arctic Retreat, Treehotel, Sapmi Nature Camp, Icehotel
- 4-6 people
- High end luxury minibus
- 9 days / 8 nights
- Twin share or single traveller
- Northern lights hunt each evening and day time activity options

Join us on this fantastic and very exclusive Autumn tour where up to 6 people, along with our professional aurora guide and photographer, cross Swedish Lapland from coast to mountain in search of the Northern Lights.
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Day One
After arrival at Luleå airport and your guided transfer to Brändön Lodge the first afternoon is well spent getting to know us and relaxing. A delicious 2 course dinner awaits you in the restaurant in the evening. After dinner your guide will take you on a northern lights hunt along the archipelago coast.
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Day Two
Closeness to nature is part of our daily life and today we will spend some time together discussing the forest and the nature that surrounds us. We will give you some tips on how to live and stay safe in the arctic region in our Nordic Winter Skills activity, that includes lunch, and look for tracks and signs from the variety of wildlife that lives in the area. In the afternoon, you can relax, take a walk or consider one of the many optional activities available. Dinner this evening will be part of an outdoor activity where we head out on a guided snowmobile sled tour to look for the northern lights.
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Day Three
Today we will enjoy a guided transfer via the Gammelstad World Heritage Village on our way to Arctic Retreat. Arctic Retreat is a beautiful an very small scale log cabin retreat on the banks of the Råne River. Here you will check into one of the three cabins and enjoy a fantastic lunch and dinner. In the afternoon we will relax overlooking forest along the river. In the evening we will be outside on a snowshoe walk looking for the northern lights.
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Day Four
On our second day at Arctic Retreat we will cross country skiing and generally enjoy the winter ambience at this amazing location. Lunch and dinner are again included and in the evening we will take a northern lights tour to find and photograph the Aurora.
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Day Five
Our guide will meet you at the Arctic Retreat for the one hour guided tour to the Treehotel. The Treehotel is an amazing design hotel in the village of Harads. Here the hospitality and the food are an equal match for the amazing tree rooms. There are options on this night to stay in either the Guest house or one of the amazing tree rooms. In the evening we will again be out with the guide looking for the northern lights. Lunch and dinner are included.
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Day Six
Our transfer guide will meet guests at the Treehotel at approximately 0900 for the two-and-a-half-hour drive to Sapmi Nature Camp. We will take a little longer however as we stop in Jokkmokk to visit the Ajtee Sami and Mountain museum and do some shopping at the art and craft shops in town. We will arrive mid-afternoon and send the rest of the stay settling in and getting to know Lennart, our Sami host, and enjoying dinner before sleeping overnight in to one of five Teepee tents. Tonight Lennart will take us on a northern lights photography walk from the camp.
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Day Seven
Waking to a new day by the river and after enjoying breakfast we will transfer to the Icehotel. Here you will check in for your first night in a warm Kaamos hotel room. This evening we have arranged a northern lights hunt in our minibus to the village of Abisko. Our guide explains how the northern lights appear, what causes it and the folklore around the phenomenon. We will be making a few stops to take pictures, so bring your camera! Lunch and dinner is available at the guests own cost in the Icehotel restaurant.
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Day Eight
A day for choosing one of the great optional activities at the Icehotel. Tonight we have arranged dinner in the hotel restaurant where you will experience their amazing 5 course ice menu together as a group. After dinner you the guide will take you far a walk down along the river and look for the northern lights before retiring to your Art suite or Deluxe suite. - 5 degrees an experience not to be missed!
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Day Nine
Depending on your time of departure you will have part of this morning to relax and enjoy the lodge before we unfortunately bid you a fond farewell. Your transfer will be arranged at a suitable time to take you to the Kiruna airport or train station for your journey home.
Available on request from early January to mid March. The tour can be tailored to suit a group of 4 or 6 peoples needs. Note that there is not guarantee of seeing the northern lights / Aurora on any of the northern lights hunts or tours or activities and that no refund is available if the northern lights do not appear.

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TravelCo in Swedish Lapland AB
Småbåtsgatan 1, 1TR, 972 35 Luleå Sweden
Ph. +46 (0) 70 544 7147