Learn the basics of ice skating
Activities

Learn the basics of ice skating

Free cancellation
Language: English , Swedish
Availability: Seasonal
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Skate on the track which surrounds the city of Luleå
  • Learn the basics of ice skating and how to move on ice
  • Enjoy a hot beverage to stay warm and regain energy
What to expect

Luleå has an 11km long ice track which surrounds the city and is maintained daily by the Luleå municipality. In this experience you will be going around this track with an experienced guide and you will learn the basics of Nordic ice skating.

The earliest record of people ice skating goes back to over 4000 years ago in southern Finland. It was a way to save energy during winter journeys but is now popular as a recreational activity, a means of transport and a spectator sport during winter.

During this 2-hour tour you will get to know the essentials of ice skating such as how to get moving on ice, how to slow down and you will even learn how to fall down safely. Halfway through the tour you will stop at one of the resting places beside the track where hot beverages will be served by your guide.

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What's included
  • Expert guide
  • Ice skates
  • Helmet
  • Hot beverages
Where

South Harbor, 972 35 Luleå, Sweden

Meeting point:

Please arrive to the meeting point about 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour.

What to remember
  • Minimum age of passengers: 5 years
  • Minimum guests per booking: 2 persons
  • Group size: 2 to 8 persons
  • Wear warm clothing according the Arctic winter weather
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When
  • Availability: end of December to early April
  • Tour departs daily during the season at 10.30am
  • Unavailable on select days and public holidays, please see calendar for details
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Provider
Luleå Travel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 14 days before the activity begins.

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