ICEHOTEL

Ice sculpting class - a must when you're at Icehotel. Photo: Paulina Holmgren

Ice sculpting

A must when you’re at the original Icehotel! Explore the magical world of ice sculpting for yourself with this introductionary class. Working with your hands completely absorbs you, realaxing and intense at once. The master sculptor begins the class by giving you some background about working with ice, and an introduction to the tools. Each sculptor apprentice is then given a block…

Read more Book now
Magic. Guided tour of Icehotel. Photo Paulina Holmgren.

Icehotel guided tour & day visit

Price & Opening hours 10 am – 6 pm, 12 Dec-12 Apr Guided tours start at 12 & 4 pm (duration 45 min) Price: SEK 325 (adult), student/senior: SEK 200, Kids 6-12 yrs SEK 75 Tickets: Buy your entry tickets at the counter in Icehotel Shop (opening times). About the Tours Are the toilets made of ice? Does Icehotel ever…

Read more Book now
Cross country skiing - get your work out while exploring the wildereness. Photo: Markus Alatalo.

Skiing

Strap on your cross-country skis and head into the Narnia like woodlands. Cross-country skiing is next to a religion in northern Sweden and you’ll find most locals have at least two or three sets at home. Athletes favor it for its all-round work out of all the major muscle groups while at the same time an efficient cardio-exercise. And, if you’re not keen…

Read more Book now
Snowmobile safari with Icehotel, Sweden. Photo Markus Alatalo.

Snowmobile tours

Come along for an afternoon tour, a northern lights safari or an overnight wilderness experience. Icehotel snowmobile tours always have top quality, comfort & safety. The tours start from Jukkasjärvi and can only be booked through us or one of our approved agents.  

Read more Book now
Photo: Martin Smedsén

Winter Survival Introduction

We offer a fun and educational way to learn the basics of winter survival. With experienced guide we head off into the wilderness in a snowmobile sled. Well there you will learn how to make a fire with flint, navigate by using signs in the nature and a lot more vital information on winter survival. Included: Make a fire with…

Read more Book now
Photo: Anna Öhlund

Dog sledding tours

Going dog sledding or driving your own team of huskies through the pristine landscape is a wonderful way of experiencing Lapland; a dream-like sensation of being close to everything – animals, snow and nature. Our four-legged local transport will take you to the wilderness around Jukkasjärvi, Kiruna. Our partner, Fjellborg Arctic Journeys, has over 20 years’ solid experience of breeding, training…

Read more Book now
Foto: Markus Alatalo

Northern Lights

Come along on the search for the Northern Lights and enjoy a true winter experience. In the northern hemisphere, in the so-called Aurora oval, Northern Lights can be seen almost every clear night. In Sweden the Aurora oval usually at Kiruna’s latitude, so the chances to see the Northern Lights are good. As a matter of fact, this might be…

Read more Book now
Winter horseback riding tours with Icehotel. Photo Markus Alatalo.

Horseback riding tours

Ride in the Narnia like Arctic wilderness on Icelandic Horses. Our partner, Ofelas, keeps a stable of Icelandics near the foothills of Kebnekaise (about an hour from Jukkasjärvi/Kiruna), a pristine area of deep pine forests and hilly terrain. The two tours offer the option to go in broad daylight in search of wildlife, or night time for northern lights enthusiasts.

Read more Book now
Meet the reindeer. Sami camp near Icehotel. Photo: Markus Alatalo

Sámi

The Sámi people inhabitated northern Scandinavia long before the city of Kiruna was founded. For thousands of years, they’ve lived in harmony with nature and their reindeer, constantly moving in search of food for the herd. Nils Nutti is Sámi and through his business Nutti Sámi Siida, he lets curious visitors get a close encounter with his culture. Meet the…

Read more Book now
Improve your driving skills while racing a Mini Cooper around the ice track. Photo: Martin Smedsén

MINI Cooper extreme ice driving

Take your team, friends or partner out for a fun and useful morning session with a MINI Countryman Cooper at our private ice circuit. The session is arranged as a half-day course, including theory and practical tests. Learn from your specially trained instructor what to expect from a car when on icy or slippery roads, and put your skills to the test with…

Read more Book now