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Top 5 winter activities in Åre

While in Åre Sweden you should definitely try some of all the off slope activities available at the activity centers in the village. Most of them require no previous experience or can be tailor made to suite your preferences. Below we name five favourites.

Meet the Reindeers

An unforgettable winter adventure in Åre, where you get really close up to the friendly and cute reindeers. You can feed them right from your hand. Besides to cuddle with the reindeers the tour also includes snowshoeing, lassoing, making a fire outside the reindeer-fence and enjoy a delicious snack. Take the opportunity to taste some locally produced traditional Sami delicacy. Read more

 

Dogsledding

No previous experience required. Simply take a seat in the sled which is drawn by of energetic dogs. Travel into the wilderness and stop for a coffee our lunch in the great wide open along the way. Read more

 

Snow Mobile Tours

There are easy tours where the whole family can join including waffles made over open fire, or advanced tours where you can drive your own snowmobile for hours and hours. Why not order your very special airport transfer and drive yourself all the way to Åre by snowmobile? Read more

 

Search for the Northern Lights

Go look for the perfect spot to see the magical northern light with snow shoes on your feet and star lit dark skies above. Read more

 

Ice climbing

The feeling of scaling your way up a wall of sheer ice using crampons and an ice axe is magical. The reward you get when you reach the top and get to experience the view makes it all the more satisfying! Read more

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