Duration: 3 hours Suitable for: Everyone with a basic fitness level Restrictions: This tour is not recommended for people with cardiovascular diseases. Age limit of 8 years. Age limit: 8 Included: Cross-country skiis, ski poles, ski boots, technique instruction, grilled sasuage, lingonberry juice & coffe/tea Gather at: Meeting Point
Cross-country skiing is very popular in northern Sweden during the winter months, a wholesome activity that exercises the entire body and creates tranquility by being close to nature.
The tour starts at Icehotel where you get equipped and receives a short instruction from the guide of the best techniques for cross-country skiing. Together with the guide, you head out, inhaling clean and crisp air, and ski upstream Torne River. You reach the island Rimisaari where you make coffee over an open fire and grill sausage. Keep your eyes peeled for wild animals; with some luck, you might spot beautiful birds, reindeer or even a moose. The skiing equipment is your to keep for the rest of the day, if you would like to head out on your own adventure after the guided tour.