SAS, the largest airline in Scandinavia, offers cheap international flights to Kiruna. Our city guide will help you find out what's up & the best tips from SAS crew & passengers.
250 kilometers north of the polar circle, the summer sun shines for almost two months without going down, while the polar nights offer the most intense northern lights that can be found.
What's up in Kiruna
Sun or snow
Both the Midnight Sun & the Northern Lights can be experienced in Kiruna - not at the same time though.
|Snowmobile safari |
A snowmobile safari is good fun!
Samelands Resor arranges nature tours and visits into Sapmi land & culture.
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Every year, architects, designers & artists from around the world gather in the small town of Jukkasjärvi near Kiruna to create the ICEHOTEL. The hotel offers activities year-round, although the ICEHOTEL is of course only available during the winter.
Björn, air purser
|Abisko Mountain Station |
Tel. +46 980-402 00
The Swedish Tourist Association runs the mountain station & offers a wide range of services. It's located close to Abisko National Park, one of Sweden's most famous and visited national parks.
From the mountain lodge, there is a route that is not difficult, but still demanding. There are several guided tours & the ascent takes about 4-6 hours. Bring good shoes!
Rent a car
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|Population: 18,154 |
|Language: Swedish |
|Currency: Krona (SEK) |
|Time zone: CET || |
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