THE ICE DRIVE CHALLENGE AWAITS

Taking place over specially prepared ice tracks, our expert instructors will take your driving skills to a whole new level, enabling you to put some of the world’s most capable vehicles through their paces.

ICE DRIVE - 3 DAY ITINERARY

DAY 1

Arriving in Arvidsjaur, you will be driven to the Hotel Silverhatten which offers stunning views over Lake Hornavan and the surrounding pines. Enjoy drinks and dinner with your fellow guests.

DAY 2

After breakfast and a briefing, you will head out onto the frozen lake for your first session. This is when the fun really starts as you learn how to maintain a constant skid angle.

DAY 3

A quick morning briefing and it’s back out on the ice to face some of the trickier tracks. This will be followed by a tour of the secret winter testing facility and an exciting off-road challenge.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES

Not quite ready for your Scandinavian adventure to end? Why not sign up for additional activities in advance. Choose from an Arctic Circle Drive, a snow mobile safari or an authentic husky sled tour.

ICE DRIVE+
4 DAY ITINERARY

DAY 1

Arriving in Arvidsjaur, you will be driven to the Hotel Silverhatten which offers stunning views over Lake Hornavan and the surrounding pines. Enjoy drinks and dinner with your fellow guests.

DAY 2

After breakfast and a briefing, you will head out onto the frozen lake for your first session. This is when the fun really starts as you learn how to maintain a constant skid angle.

DAY 3

A quick morning briefing and it’s back out on the ice to face some of the trickier tracks. This will be followed by a tour of the secret winter testing facility and an exciting off-road challenge.

DAY 4

After your morning briefing, it’s a final chance to see how far you’ve come and how much you’ve learned as you powerslide your way around the various handling circuits for one last time.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES

Not quite ready for your Scandinavian adventure to end? Why not sign up for additional activities in advance. Choose from an Arctic Circle Drive, a snow mobile safari or an authentic husky sled tour.

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BOOK YOUR EXPERIENCE

ICE DRIVE

Experience extreme winter driving at the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy on the edge of the Arctic Circle. An amazing long weekend of action-packed driving on our frozen lake and snow tracks where you’ll learn the art of drifting and power sliding under full control. 3 nights hotel accommodation, minimum 2 days driving.

ICE DRIVE+

Experience extreme winter driving at the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy on the edge of the Arctic Circle. An amazing 3 days of action-packed driving on our frozen lake and snow tracks where you’ll learn the art of drifting and power sliding under full control. 4 nights hotel accommodation, minimum 3 days driving.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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  • General
    General
    • Who operates the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy?
      Zerotwonine GmbH operates the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy in conjunction with Jaguar Land Rover, who provide the vehicles and the qualified Jaguar Land Rover Experience driving instructors. The drive programme and ice tracks have been designed by Jaguar Land Rover plus you have an on-site manager who oversees all aspects of your driving experience to ensure it runs smoothly.
    • Who does the driving?
      You do! There will be a team of Jaguar Land Rover Experience instructors on hand to provide expert guidance and tuition, but you are behind the wheel.
    • What language is the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy delivered in?
      The programme is delivered in English.
    • Can I participate in the Ice Academy as a non-driver?
      Our programmes are tailored to delivering a unique driving experience. We are not able to provide non-drivers with an entertaining alternative programme due to the setting and location of the Experience. Nothing can compare to driving on the ice therefore we recommend registering as a driver.
  • Price
    Price
    • Do I need to purchase extra insurance to be able to drive?
      Additional vehicle insurance is not required but it is mandatory for guests to purchase a comprehensive travel insurance policy. Travel insurance can be purchased via our operating agency, Zerotwonine GmbH.
      E-mail: jlriceacademy@029-travel.com or Telephone: +49 69 460 97 47 47 (09h00 – 18h00 (CET), Monday to Friday, excluding locally relevant holidays. Local operator charges may apply.
    • What is included in the price of the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy?
      General inclusions are as follows: all driving activities, hotel accommodation (with a double bed), breakfast, lunch & dinner, drinks with meals, and airport transfers to/from Arvidsjaur Airport. Please refer to your individual tour itinerary for the exact inclusions. Please note that due to the level of driving involved, alcohol is only included with your dinner and will be limited. Soft drinks, tea and coffee are included with all meals
    • What isn’t included in the price of the driving experience?
      Flights, meals and drinks that are not specified in the programme, optional activities (for example dog sledding and snowmobile tours) visa fees (if applicable), travel insurances and any pre or post-trip arrangements that deviate from the itinerary.
  • Driving
    Driving
    • I’ve never driven a vehicle on ice before, can I still participate in the Jaguar Land Rover Ice Academy?
      Absolutely – the driving activities are designed for drivers of all abilities. You will receive thorough driver briefings and our team of expert Jaguar Land Rover Experience instructors will be on hand to provide expert guidance and instruction on the ice via two-way radios fitted in each vehicle. For the Advanced programmes previous Ice Driving experience is strongly advised.
    • What vehicles will I be driving?
      Ice Drive:
      F-TYPE V6, F-PACE, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar

      Ice Drive+:
      F-TYPE V6, F-TYPE V8, F-PACE, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar

      Ice Drive Advanced:
      F-TYPE V6, F-TYPE V8, F-PACE, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar

      Ice Drive Advanced +:
      F-TYPE V6, F-TYPE V8, F-TYPE V8 SVR, F-PACE, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar

      Occasionally we may need to change or substitute the vehicles specified, due to circumstances beyond our control and we reserve the right to do so.
    • Are the vehicles manual or automatic?
      All vehicles on this programme are automatic.
    • Are the vehicles left- or right-hand drive?
      The vehicles are a mix of right- and –left-hand drive. Clients who are not comfortable driving on a specific side of the vehicle are welcome to inform the instructor teams who will do their best to accommodate your requirements.
    • What is the minimum age for participation?
      Minimum participation age is 21 with 3 years full licence or 23 with 1 year full licence.
    • What type of driver’s licence will I need?
      All drivers must hold a full and valid driving licence. If you hold a UK licence you will be sent a web link to an online form, which you must complete in advance in order to verify the status of your licence. If your licence was issued outside of the UK then you will be required to complete a driving licence declaration form at your welcome briefing. Your driving licence needs to be valid and current and must be brought and produced on the day of the experience. All drivers must have at least three (3) years uninterrupted driving experience on a full licence without serious accident or conviction in the last two (2) years. Or at least one (1) year uninterrupted driving experience on a full licence without serious accident or conviction in that time, if driver is aged 23 years or older. All drivers must have no more than 6 current penalty points on their licence (where applicable) to enable them to participate in any on-road requirements of the course. You must notify us if you have more than 6 penalty points on your driving licence.
    • Do I need to have a certain level of physical fitness to take part?
      To participate in the Driving Experience you should ensure that you do not know of any circumstances which would disqualify you from driving such as chronic back problems (or similar conditions), mental conditions which might impair your ability to drive, poor eyesight which doesn’t meet the standards for driving, pregnancy or heart problems.
    • How many people are in each vehicle?
      There will be two guests sharing per vehicle. On the Advanced programmes there will be elements of 1:1 instruction.
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