Framed by the shimmering Northern Lights and the frost-kissed landscapes of Northern Norway, Up Norway extends an invitation for an immersive 6-day exploration of the magical world that inspired Disney’s Frozen. This winter wonderland, cradled by majestic fjords and snow-coated mountains, unfolds its treasures in the form of immersive experiences, cultural encounters, and breathtaking adventures. With its captivating allure, this Frozen Fairytale Journey casts a spell that transcends the screen, beckoning travelers to step into the story, ignite their imaginations, and create enduring memories.
This one-of-a-kind experience includes a variety of active adventures in the mountains, forests, and fjords of Alta, each designed to immerse you in the stunning landscapes that inspired Frozen’s kingdom of Arendelle. From exhilarating hikes up snow-capped mountains to peaceful walks through serene forests, every encounter with nature deepens your connection to the film’s picturesque setting. In addition, Up Norway goes beyond the traditional, offering unique accommodations such as stilted log cabins, lakeside yurts, tent igloos, and renovated lighthouses – each offering a cozy retreat that enhances your Arctic adventure.
Your fairytale journey begins with an unforgettable group reindeer sledding experience. Embrace the community spirit as you join other families on a shared adventure, gliding across the pristine, snow-covered landscapes framed by majestic fjords and snow-coated mountains. Should you prefer a more intimate experience, Up Norway can also arrange for a private sledding journey, offering a unique opportunity to bond with these gentle creatures in a serene setting.
You will also have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich culture of the Sami people, the indigenous community that inspired the Northuldra tribe in Frozen. Engage in heartfelt conversations with these real-life characters, learn about their centuries-old traditions, and gain a deeper understanding of the cultural roots of the film. This unique interaction bridges the gap between the fantasy of Frozen and the reality of the Sami people, adding depth and authenticity to your Arctic adventure.
The magic continues as you delve into the artistry of Frozen with an interactive ice-sculpting class. Guided by a skilled instructor, you’ll chisel and carve your masterpiece from a block of ice. This hands-on experience allows you to create your own piece of icy enchantment, echoing the magical creations of Elsa in the movie.
If you’re an adventure-seeker, prepare to feel your heart race as you embark on a dog-sledding expedition, a thrilling experience that takes you into the heart of the frosty wilderness. As your team of enthusiastic dogs pull you across the snow, you’ll experience the exhilaration of exploring the Arctic in a truly traditional way. And when night falls, strap on your snowshoes for a hike under the Northern Lights. As the sky comes alive with a symphony of colors, you’ll find yourself in awe of the breathtaking natural spectacle, an event that truly encapsulates the magical atmosphere of Frozen.
Finally, gather for a polar dinner under the starlit Arctic sky. Savor local delicacies, share stories of the day’s adventures, and create memories that will endure long after your journey concludes. This communal dining experience encapsulates the spirit of unity and friendship prevalent in Frozen, allowing you to live the values championed by the film.
The Frozen Fairytale Journey is more than just a trip—it’s a celebration of the magic, culture, and adventure that makes Frozen so beloved. Whether you’re a family looking to create lasting memories or a fan of the film seeking to experience its magic firsthand, this journey promises an unforgettable adventure. With Up Norway, you’re not just witnessing a fairytale—you’re living it.