• Active

  • Roundtrip

  • Eco-friendly

  • Summer

SWEDISH HIGH COAST HIKING EXPERIENCE

8 days / 7 nights

Stockholm – High Coast – Åre

The “High Coast” provides an unforgettable nature experience, a unique archipelago and an active adventure. Furthermore, it is an UNESCO world heritage side and counts to one of the most beautiful places in Sweden! This tour includes long train rides – and is therefore one of the most sustainable ways to travel! If a bus ride is preferred, it is possible to adjust the tour with your wishes.

Itinerary

Day 01:                               Arrival in Stockholm

Arrival in Stockholm (own arrangement) and transfer to the hotel. If there will be time left, then a city tour will take place in combination with your transfer to the hotel. As an alternative this can be scheduled for the second day of your journey. Enjoy the overnight stay in your hotel!

Overnight in Stockholm

Day 02:                               Stockholm – Örnsköldsvik (by train)

After a rich, Scandinavian breakfast you will have time to relax, before you take the train north to Örnsköldsvik. Check-in in your hotel – your home for the following three nights.

Overnight  in Örnsköldsvik

Day 03:                              Ascent Skuleberget (ca. 9km, 3-4 hours hike)

1st day of excursion! The walking tour along the high coast is about 130 km long and goes through the world heritage site of “High Coast”. Today you will conquer Skuleberget. From the top you will have a breath-taking view and you have the possibility to visit the local cave. After a lunchbreak in the restaurant you can either walk or take a chairlift back down to the valley.

Overnight in Örnsköldsvik

Day 04:                               Hiking along the High Coast (ca. 7km, 4 hours hike)

Today our destination will be the national park Skuleskogen. Walk along the coast and the ocean, through Slåttdalsskrevan and over the Slåttdalsberget with a marvelous view over the high coast and its archipelago.
In the afternoon you have the possibility to do an excursion on the island of Ulvön, which produces the delicacy (!) “fermented herring” for over a decade (optional).

Overnight in Örnsköldsvik

Day 05:                               Örnsköldsvik – Åre

Morning departure towards Åre – Sweden’s premium and popular skiing area. In Östersund – beautifully located on lake Storsjön, you can have a glance at the famous sea monster.
(OPTIONAL) On your way you will have the possibility to visit the award-winning distillery Hernö, which is especially famous for its Gin-Production!
In the afternoon you can reach the mountain village Åre. Check-in at a beautiful mountain hotel with hiking trails right in front of the door.

Overnight in Åre

Day 06:                               Åre

After the introduction of the region with its diverse activities and with helpful tips you are able to choose your preferred adventure. You have the options between hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, rafting, horseback riding, paragliding and much more. Regardless the endless activities make sure to not miss out on the local and cultural experience of the area.

Overnight in Åre

Day 07:                               Åre – night train back to Stockholm

Today you get the chance to discover the area by yourselves. We are gladly ready to help through any upcoming planning of further exciting activities. In the late afternoon a bus will take you to the closest train station, from where you will take a night train back to Stockholm.

Overnight in sleeping compartments on the night train.

Day 08:                              Stockholm – Homeward journey!

Morning Arrival in Stockholm. There will be the possibility of booking another night in Stockholm or if wished the homeward journey with a transfer to the airport.

Services Included

6x overnights in DBL room incl. Shower/WC

1x overnight in Night-train from Åre to Stockholm (in 2-bed compartment)

7x Scandinavian Breakfast Buffet

Bus Service and Transfers as planned

Introduction about Åre

City Tour in Stockholm

24-hours Emergency Contact

Detailed travel brochures/documents


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