Alternative Adventures With Simply Sweden
Bored of the same old beach holiday and willing to try something new? Head to the glorious Scandinavian North with specialist operator Simply Sweden and take an alternative adventure. Explore the southern Norwegian Fjords by boat, take an epic rail journey through Sweden or stay in two fantastically unusual hotels in Swedish Lapland from just £1,225 per person.
AWE-INSPIRING VIEWS - FJORDS OF NORWAY
Think dazzling vistas, quaint, colourful towns and plenty of exploring on a seven-day Norwegian Fjords adventure tour. Stay in the picturesque coastal town of Stavanger and hike the Pulpit Rock for fantastic views of the famous Lysefjord Fjord. Jump on the express boat to Bergen, weaving between islands, and take a cable car to the top of the Seven Mountains before a stunning boat journey to the Aurland Fjord and the town of Flåm. Stay in a historic manor house, rent a bike, take a guided walk or kayak to the Magical White Caves in Gudvangen.
Prices start from £1,225 per person and are valid for selected departures in June, July and August. The price includes three and four-star accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis in a standard room, express boat transfers and train transfers between Flåm and Bergen, plus flights from London with Norwegian Air Shuttle.
BREATHTAKING JOURNEY - SWEDISH COUNTRYSIDE
See the wonder and diversity of the Swedish countryside on an eight-day rail journey. Travel from cosmopolitan Stockholm to the town of Mora on Lake Siljan. Continue to Östersund for beautiful waterfalls and activities including the chance to see a bear’s den in Orsa. Then continue to Vilhelmina and visit a Sami craft gallery, soak in a heated spa pool or take a guided cycle ride. Spot reindeer and elk on the journey to Arvidsjaur, then cross the Arctic Circle into Gällivare and the Muddus National Park. Enjoy an ice-cream atop a mountain under the midnight sun before heading back to Stockholm.
Prices start from £1,350 per person and are valid for departures between 1 June – 17 August. The price includes three-star accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, all rail transport from day two and flights from London with Norwegian Air Shuttle or SAS.
AMAZING ACCOMODATION – TREEHOTEL AND ICEHOTEL IN LAPLAND
Experience the best of Swedish Lapland with a twin-centre stay at two unusual hotels. Spend two nights in an elevated room at the Treehotel in the Boreal Forest. Enjoy a Northern Lights Ice Dining experience, take part in a photography workshop and take a guided snowshoe excursion through the forests of Lapland. Then continue to the sensational ICEHOTEL, situated just above the Arctic Circle, where guest rooms are formed in the shape of an igloo and even the beds are made from solid ice – topped with cosy reindeer skins! Try ice sculpting, test drive a Mini Cooper on an ice track or even ride an Icelandic horse through the ancient forests.
Prices start from £1,645 per person (based on two sharing) and are valid for selected departures throughout December, January, February and March. The price includes two nights at the Treehotel on a half-board basis, one night in a snow room with warm outer clothing and one night in a warm room at ICEHOTEL on a bed and breakfast basis, internal transfers and international flights from Gatwick, Heathrow or Manchester with either SAS or Norwegian.
To book visit www.simplysweden.co.uk or call 01427 700 115.
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