Now this is something that will get even the most adventurous skier excited… Skiing above the Arctic Circle in the land of the Northern Lights on a 3 night mini cruise. This is a unique ski package that Iglu Ski can offer in conjunction with our sister company, Iglu Cruise.
Sail onboard Hurtigruten’s MS Nordstjernen down the stunning Atlantic coastline of Norway between Bodø and the Arctic capital Tromsø to the most spectacular secret skiing spots in Northern Norway.
Hurtigruten is a destination specialist cruise line offering unique experiences to the most remote parts of Northern Europe and Antarctica. Not only do they offer unique itineraries, Hurtigruten offer a range of bucket list excursions, including husky tours, whale watching, northern lights cruises, Snow Hotel visits and more.
Arctic Haute Route ski tour
The Arctic Haute Route is a 3 night mini cruise from Tromsø to Bodø with 3 days skiing with certified guides. This is so much more than just a ski trip; it’s an adventure of a lifetime in one of the most beautiful spots on the Planet. The ship will take you to places unknown to big crowds and even the locals!
The certified guides tailor the hikes and routes to the group’s abilities whether beginners, intermediates or experts, making sure the whole group is safe. Off piste skiing is becoming increasingly popular in Scandinavia as skiers search for the ultimate line and off the beaten track locations. Enjoy the greatest summit to sea free-skiing on this once in a lifetime tour.
If you decide to take a day off from the skiing there are many more activities that can be organised, including Sea Eagle Safari, Whale Safari, Deep Sea Fishing, Art and Local History, and Kayaking.
The cruise and ski package
Date: 23rd April 2017 (3 nights + 3 ski days)
- Flights to Tromsø and from Bodø with transfers
- Ensuite cabin with full board catering (local food) for 3 nights
- All port takes and fees
- Fully guided ski trips
Day 1 – Depart from Tromsø, the largest city in Northern Norway
Day 2 – Discover the local mountains in Senja with après ski onboard MS Nordstjernen before dinner.
Day 3 – Explore the summits of Andørja or choose to go whale spotting instead. Head back to the ship for après ski whilst the ship sails for Henningsvær in Lofoten.
Day 4 – Enjoy another epic day on the mountains with the final après ski at 3 pm. MS Nordstjernen arrives in Bodø for 6pm for transfers to the airport.
Inside cabin: £2049 pp
Outside cabin: £2149 pp
View package and full itinerary on Iglu Cruise
Iglu Ski also sells ski package holidays to Norway, including the ski resorts of Oslo Winterpark, Trysil, Hemsedal and more. Find out more about skiing in Norway or browse ski deals to Norway.