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The Wilderness Train

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Release date pending. Send your inquiries to boka@inlandsbanan.se

A unique and exclusive train journey from Stockholm through the Northern and Arctic regions of Sweden.

Experience the changing of the seasons with the Wilderness Train from the capital to Abisko and Kiruna in the northernmost north, all the way to the meditative thumping from the rails. During the journey, the train stops and pauses for various selected sights, good food and unique experiences. The journey takes place in collaboration with the Railway Museum in Gävle and is therefore also a historic train experience. The train consists of their old fine first class carriages in top condition and restaurant carriage with white tablecloths and real porcelain. The train is pulled by different types of locomotives on different routes, including steam locomotives. You travel comfortably and on your way to the impending midnight light a wonderful combination of experience and peace and quiet throughout the journey.

Welcome too - you do not want to miss this trip!

 

 

 

Prices include

+ Cancellation protection SEK 300

+ Connection trips by train (can also be booked directly on SJ.se)

+ Extra night Kiruna

OPTIONAL ABISKO
 

If you wish to participate in any of the activities below, register by filling in "other information" when booking.

+ Linbanan Nuolja T. o. R. 180 kr / pers. 2-3h. Unlimited number. Easy journey with the lift takes 30 min.

Guided hike on Nuolja, SEK 285 / pers. 3h, max 16 pers.

Guided hike on Kungsleden, DKK 285 / pers. 3h max 16 pers.

Guided hike along the Abisko canyon and the beach, SEK 285 / pers. 3h, max 16 pers.

Program

  • This journey is a co-operation with the Swedish Railroad museum in Gävle. Different kind of locomotives are used on different stretches, electricity, fossil-free diesel locomotive run on HVO and steam locomotive.

    We reserve the right to make changes.

  • DAY 1: SAT. 03 SEP: STOCKHOLM - MORA

    Departure Stockholm around 10.00
    We will visit the Zorn muséum.
    Mora arrival 16.00

  • DAY 2: SUN. 04 SEP: MORA - ÖSTERSUND

    Departure around 08.00 from Mora
    Several events and stops during the day.
    Arrival around 20.00

  • DAY 3: MON. 05 SEP: ÖSTERSUND - STORUMAN

    We start with activities in the city of Östersund, and the train departs around lunchtime. Dinner on board the train and final arrival point in Storuman

  • DAY 4: TUE. 06 SEP: STORUMAN - ARVIDSJAUR

    Lecture with Heidi Andersson, famous arm-wrestler with lots of international medals. Several stops after departure around lunch time. Final arrival in Arvidsjaur.

  • DAY 5: WED. 07 SEP: ARVIDSJAUR - GÄLLIVARE

    The train leaves in the morning, we'll have several small stops during the day and have a bigger one at beautiful Porjus. Final arrival in Gällivare.

  • DAY 6: THU. 08 SEP: GÄLLIVARE - KIRUNA (+ABISKO)

    Train departures for Abisko in the morning, beautiful lunch stop in Abisko. Train back to Kiruna with solemn dinner on board and final arrival in Kiruna in the evening.

  • DAY 7: FRI. 09 SEP: KIRUNA - UMEÅ

    Learn everything about one of the biggest industries in Sweden with LKAB. Mining the iron ore from the deep within the mountain. Train departures later in the day for Umeå. Dinner in Umeå.

  • DAY 8: SAT. 10 SEP: UMEÅ - STOCKHOLM

    Early departure for Stockholm in morning and the long journey back home. Arrival around 18.00