2-days Nortern Light tour with overnight in a lappish hut.
9.30 car-transfer from your hostel/hotel in Kiruna to Kurravaara 20 minutes away from Kiruna. Here the dogs get harnessed in front of the sledges, and you will learn the basics of mushing and snowmobile riding. Together with your friends or other guests you drive the sledges and snowmobiles about 10 km. through the forest and on the ice of Torne and Rautas River. There are no roads in this region and you might see wild animals and tracks from them in the snow.
The camp is 10 km from nearest road and their is no electricity or running water.
The cabins are heated with fire-wood that you have to help and prepare.
You also have to help to bring up water from the Torne river, that have perfect drinking water. We stop for lunch; lappish specialities made out of reindeer-meet or fish, bread, and then coffee and cake, in our Lappish wilderness-cabin, made the old, traditional way. Veg. food is also possible if told before. After lunch you can enjoy a peaceful day in nature or try some of the activities as cross-country skiing, chopping firewood, ice-fishing or just relax at the campfire. After dinner you can enjoy a wooden-heated sauna. If weather is clear the chances to see northern light are high. Just a short walk from the camp, and there are no lights to disturbe the spectacular scenery. You sleep in the cabins in a sleeping bag. After breakfast you will have time for more activities. After lunch day 2 we take the snowmobiles through the beautiful winter-landscape back to Kurravaara. Transfer to your hotel/hostel or trainstation in Kiruna. We are back in Kiruna earliest at 16.00,but in time for the train 17.23.
Note that times mentioned may vary due to starting earlier or later in the morning, and that it is as a wilderness tour depending on the weather and whatever can happen on the way.
Included: Guide, transfers, dog-team, snowmobile,activities at the camp, all meals, sauna, lodging, overall and winter shoes. Price: 1800:-/pp stud 1-4p 1400:-/pp, stud 5p- 1300:-/pp .Tours goes from Nov.20 -April 20