Welcome to Östergötland

The region’s west, bordered by the mighty Lake Vättern, is a treat of flat, lush countryside steeped in ancient history. This is where you’ll find Sweden’s rune-stone superstar and the unmissable medieval town of Vadstena.

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$76.65 Outdoor Activities

Two hour horseride in the Magical Forest of Tiveden Nationalpark

• Start time is 10 am. You will finish at approximately 12.30-13  • Meet up location is at the stables at Ösjönäs Gård  • "Fika" (Swedish snack and coffee) is included, please let us know if You have any foodallergies.  • There are helmets to borrow if You don´t have Your own.  • Please bring sufficient clothing according to weather. We ride in all weather! Rides will only be cancelled if the temperature is below -17 C. In case of hot weather please consider bringing Your own waterbottle and swimgear (it is always possible to jump in the lake after the ride).  • All rides are with guide (english- and swedish speaking) and in small groups. Tiveden Nationalpark protects the wildest forests of southern Sweden, the riding trails will take us past soft mosscovered boulders, small clear lakes and majestic old trees. But there are also oppurtunities to go a bit faster and enjoy tölt, trot and canter on wider paths and small roads. In Tiveden we have 400 km of riding trails so there is a lot of options! Please tell Your guide if there is something special You want to see. At the start time we meet up in the stables at Ösjönäs. Here You can borrow a helmet, You will meet the horses and Your guide. To be able to choose the best horse for You - please be accurate with info considering weight, length and previous experience of riding. We organise rides in small groups, our horses are amazing and kind but all rides require previous experience. The horses are mostly icelandic but for guests that want/need a bit bigger horse we also have Thor - a nordic draft horse. Please note that even if the ride is 2 hours You need to plan extra time so if the start time is 10 am You most probably won´t have finished until 12.30-13. Parents please note that we do not have an age limit BUT all riders are required to be able to handle their horses independently in all gaits and in the terrain.

$196.31 Tours & Sightseeing

Kiruna - Northern Lights BBQ and photo evening at Máttaráhkká Lodge

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productNordkalottvägenPass By: Arctic Heli

$55.14 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Dinner at Máttaráhkká Northern Lights Lodge

Enjoy a 2-course dinner at Máttaráhkká Northern Lights Lodge. Dinner is a set menu and made with local ingredients. All of our meals are served in a dining room next to the lounge. After the dinner you can borrow our snowshoes and go for a walk outside, lie down on a reindeer skin and warm yourself with a cup of hot chocolate and If it is a clear sky you will hopefully see the Northern Lights dancing in the night sky above you.Please note if you have any food allergies.Máttaráhkká – Northern Lights Lodge is a unique place to visit to experiance  the Northern Lights and experience our beautiful surroundings.Welcome!

$110.29 Outdoor Activities

Green Zipline

• Highest altitude is 15 meters. • Highest speed is 50 km/h. • Including one twin Zip • Including 2 guides offering a nature guided tour and being responsible for all safety and equipment from start until end. • Duration: 1,5 – 2 hours (Estimated for a full group) • You should arrive at least 30 minutes before the departure time  • Registration in the Base Camp and a safety briefing before you go out in the course • 1186 meter long, distributed over 6 lines. • We start from a platform on the ground over a pitch. • Lunch in the restaurant before or after the adventure (depends on the departure time) include the price • Swimming in the mountain pool include the price • Pickup from the end of the course back to the Base Camp

$76.10 Outdoor Activities

Ice fishing

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productHave you been dreaming about sitting on the sea in peacefulness, breathing fresh air and admiring beautiful views while trying to catch a fish - during winter conditions? Then you should come ice fishing with us!We will transport you from Malören with a snowmobile and sled to a place we´ve chosen for the day. We will provide you with all the equipment needed, hot drink, the best tips, interesting information about the area and hopefully we’ll catch a fish. This activity suits the entire family and does not require any physical skills.Duration: 3 hoursLocation: Kalix Kyrka, Kalix, Norrbotten County

$186.38 Outdoor Activities

Dogsled tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productThe dogsled tour takes place either in the surroundings of Nordic Lapland Resort or places around it. You won`t come any closer to nature than this.Duration: 1 hourLocation: Kalix Kyrka, Kalix, Norrbotten County