Posted on 13/12/2020
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From Stockholm: Full-day Private Ice Skating Tour for Beginners

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  • +€298.00
  • +€589.00

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Take a full-day private skating tour for beginners from Stockholm and have a unique experience. Learn to skate on natural ice and immerse yourself in the frozen landscape.

◾ Spend a day on a frozen lake and enjoy the breathtaking scenery
◾ Learn or improve your Nordic ice skating skills with the help of your experienced instructor
◾ Enjoy a campfire lunch break (beginners tour only)

Good to know before you go

TOUR DURATION: 7 hours
MEETING POINT: Urban Basecamp in the heart of Södermalm (Tideliusgatan 62, Stockholm)
LANGUAGE/S: English, Swedish, Dutch
STARTING TIME: 9.00 am
OPENING SEASONS: January to March, daily
WHO CAN COME: This private ice skating tour is for beginners. No experience is required
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Medium

Description - What to expect

The focus on this ice skating tour for beginners will be on having fun rather than covering a distance. You will learn how to skate Nordic style, enjoy the beautiful scenery, and have loads of laughs! No prior experience is required. You will be skating on one of the many smaller lakes, yet several kilometers in diameter.

Apart from ice conditions, natural beauty is almost as important and you will have ample time to admire the spectacular arctic landscape. Your expert guide will consider among else the direction of the wind, the weather conditions in general so to ensure that you will have the best possible and fun experience on the ice. A campfire lunch break is included.

Itinerary
Meet and greet at the meeting point
Introduction and briefing
Gear fitting
Transfer by minivan
Instructions (beginner tour)
Reminder/question round (advanced tour)
Start off ice skating
Lunch break
Continue skating and enjoy nature
Transfer by minivan back to the city

What is included

✔ Pickup & drop off service
✔ A friendly and skilled guide
✔ Campfire lunch with Swedish Fika (hot drink with pastries)
✔ Ice skating gear (ice skates, skating poles, boots, backpack, headlight if necessary)
✔ Safety equipment for on ice (rescue lines, ice picks, secure safety system)

Cutoff time before activity

  • 3 days

Important Info

◾ Participants must be in good physical health
◾ We will be ice skating on natural ice. If according to our judgment an ice skating cannot be conducted safely, however rarely, we reserve the right to carry out a cross country skiing trip instead

COVID-19 - Update information

◾ Hand sanitizer offered during the transport and throughout the trip
◾ Personal meals/snacks are served in individual containers
◾ We adhere to social distancing rules throughout the trip