Lapland coast to mountains
Travel through Swedish Lapland with round-the-clock daylight from the coast to the mountains in 6 days! Discover the vibrant coastal city of Luleå before continuing your holiday towards the mountain village of Abisko. The distance (approx. 440km) between Luleå and Abisko you will travel by train over one of Europe’s northernmost scenic train routes. You will cross the Arctic Circle and go through endless forests in one of the world’s most unique landscapes. To enrich your summer holiday, this package includes a visit to Moose & Reindeer Park, the UNESCO World Heritage site Gammelstad (Old Church Town) as well as a chairlift up to the STF Aurora Sky Station. Creating an even better summer memory, you may also opt for extension overnights in the floating Arctic Bath, up in the wood Treehotel, or chill in the ICEHOTEL!
Luleå, 150 km below the Arctic Circle
Located by the Bothnian Bay, Luleå is surrounded by over 1,300 islands, the brackish sea, river valleys and vast forestland. The Midnight Sun allows diversified outdoor activities from kayaking, biking, berries-picking and al fresco dining. The UNESCO World Heritage site Gammelstad is located about 10km more land inwards and is the best-preserved church town in Sweden You will stay 3 nights in the 4-star Elite Stadshotellet right in the center of the city, next to various cafes, restaurants and on walking distance from the water front.
Abisko, 200 km above the Arctic Circle
Next to the Norwegian border is the high mountain ranges of Abisko. Here you will stay 2 nights in the STF Abisko Mountain Station close to the Abisko National Park. Over the Ice Ages, unique mountain landscapes have been sculpted in Abisko. In summer, Abisko is the hikers’ dream paradise. Abisko and the surrounding area provides several scenic hiking trails around the so-called Swedish Alpines and the charming Lake Torneträsk.