Björkliden Winter Package Deluxe
Björkliden Winter Package Deluxe– Sweden –4 days / 3 nights, Björkliden - Aurora Sky StationNestled among Swedish Lapland's majestic mountains and magnificent scenery lies Björkliden. Here, on the threshold of the wilderness, exciting activities await, from skiing and snowboarding to dog sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and searching for Northern Lights. Abisko National Park, just a few miles from Björkliden, offers some of the best conditions in the world to witness the Aurora. Experienced or beginner, Björkliden suits young and old!
|Operation||December 19, 2015 - February 4, 2016|
|Departure||Thursday - Sunday,
December 19, 2015 - February 4, 2016
|Price||December 19, 2015 - February 4, 2016
From $1,350 per person in double twin room
From $1,595 single room
|Included||Transfers from/to airport in Kiruna ( specific arrival and departure times only )
3 nights Hotel Fjället, twin room
Scandinavian breakfast buffet daily
Ski Pass for 2 days
Dinner and Northern Lights at Aurora Sky Station (Sunday)
Alaska Trapper dog sled tour, 2 hours (Friday or Saturday)
|Not Included||International airfare & Airport taxes
Flights to/from Kiruna
Additional optional excursions
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||This is a non-escorted tour; excursions are guided.
The transfer bus will run daily starting December 19, 2013 until June 1, 2014
When participating on any of the Aurora Sky Station products there is no guarantee that visitors will see the northern lights. Aurora Sky Station may be closed at short notice due to the arctic weather conditions (high winds, cold temperatures, snow storms etc.). Statistics from previous seasons show that Aurora Sky Station is open from 85 – 90 % of the scheduled dates and the northern lights is visible 50 – 60% % of the nights it is open. Aurora Sky Station has no electricity, no running water and there are only dry toilets.
Please note that the sky station is closed on Dec 24 and Dec. 31, 2013
|Tour Options||Overnight in hut in Aurora village
Björkliden optional activities
Bjorkliden Bus 91 schedule
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Day 1 ARRIVAL IN BJÖRKLIDEN (D) Thursday
Bus transfer from Kiruna airport to Björkliden and Hotel Fjället. Afternoon at leisure.
17:30 the evening begins with a 10 minute transfer from Björkliden to Abisko. From there a beautiful ride with the chair-lift will bring the visitors to the Aurora Sky Station where a four course dinner influenced by the Nordic cuisine will be served. During the evening's guided tour visitors will learn more about the northern lights and how to find it. After the tour, it is possible to continue looking out for more auroras on your own. Return to your hotel around 01:00.
Day 2 BJÖRKLIDEN - OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES (B) Friday
Breakfast at your hotel. The day is at leisure to enjoy the day on the slopes or choose one of the optional activities.
Day 3 BJÖRKLIDEN - ALASKA TRAPPER DOG SLED TOUR (B) Saturday
After breakfast enjoy your dogsled adventure. 10:00 The Alaska trapper tour takes you back in time and informs you of the origins of dog sledding. Comfortably leaning back in a big sled, you get answers to all your questions concerning the reasons why yesteryear's postal deliverers, explorers and hunters chose dog sledding as their preferred mode of transport in the winter wilderness.
Afternoon at leisure.
Day 4 DEPARTURE BJÖRKLIDEN (B) Sunday
Breakfast at your hotel. Check-out and 9:40 bus transfer to the Kiruna airport.