Northern Europe’s Scandinavian countries boast breathtaking natural surroundings, fascinating culture and abundant style year round, topped off by spellbinding displays of the northern lights during winter. Offering a smorgasbord of outdoor activities whatever the weather, plus an extraordinary collection of ‘cool places to stay’ including the world-famous Icehotel.
As pioneers of tourism to the Nordic region, we’ve been arranging unforgettable holidays to Iceland, Sweden, Finland and Norway for 38 years. We know just the place for a relaxing weekend escape, where best to see the northern lights or where to find hidden gems. You can be sure that we’ll pour our expertise and passion into making your Scandinavian holiday truly amazing.
By definition, Finland isn’t a Scandinavian country, but it is very closely linked to its geographic neighbours through a colourful history, vibrant culture, and most of all, the people. Similarly Iceland is part of the broader Nordic region sharing a Norse heritage.
- Spend a night in an exquisite art suite at the Icehotel – flying direct from London
- Visit one of the best places to see the northern lights at Abisko National Park
- Stay at the outlandish Treehotel and explore stunning Lulea
- Enjoy a range winter adventures such as husky sledding or skiing
- Explore stunning coastlines, archipelagos, lakes and forests
- Indulge in supremely fresh and delicious cuisine
- Take a stroll through the historic streets of Stockholm often called the ‘Venice of the North’
- Take a road trip around the intoxicating scenery of the Fjords
- Discover colourful fishing villages and epic mountains in the enchanting Lofoten Islands
- Take an Aurora break at a fabulous fjord-side resort
- Take a coastal voyage around the world-famous coastline between Bergen and Kirkenes
- Travel on one of the world’s most scenic railways, over the roof of Norway
- Visit the enigmatic Arctic islands of Svalbard
- Enjoy an fully-inclusive log cabin winter break in Lapland
- Enhance your northern lights experience by opting for an Aurora Bubble
- Take a wild brown bear adventure in Finland’s eastern wilderness
- Enjoy the peace and beauty of the snowy wilderness in Syote National Park
- Snowmobile, ski or husky sled through snow-cloaked forests
- Meet the Sami and learn about their traditions
- Discover waterfalls, glaciers and canyons on a leisurely self-drive under the midnight sun
- Take a small-group escorted tour to search for the aurora
- Experience some of the best whale watching trips in Europe
- Take a dip or spa weekend at the world-famous Blue Lagoon
- Explore the iconic Golden Circle and many other famous landmarks
- Enjoy thrilling adventures by Superjeep or hike around the volcanic landscape
Summer or Winter?
Summer stretches out invitingly thanks to the seemingly endless daylight hours. This beautiful part of the world offers travellers the opportunity to revel in the great outdoors and there’s a variety of ways to explore, from self drives and independent travel to coastal cruises, island-hopping adventures, countryside villa escapes and railway journeys through epic scenery.
And when it comes to winter, Scandinavians know how to do this time of the year in style. Cosy log cabins, warming saunas, snow-clad landscapes to explore by snowmobile, husky sledding excursions, and of course there’s delicious local cuisine to top it off! Plus there’s the added bonus of the northern lights. We offer a wide range of winter breaks here to suit all interests.