Christmas in Luleå
Take your Christmas break in Luleå – explore the biggest city of Swedish Lapland during the most festive time in winter. Luleå has one of the best Swedish Christmas markets, which takes place every year in the UNESCO World Heritage Site “Gammelstad”. Walking through the Christmas market, don’t forget to taste a small cup of glögg (a warm spiced mulled wine) with a piece of gingerbread. Smell the freshly baked breads, listen to Christmas songs and warm yourself next to crackling open-fireplace. On the market, you can choose from a wide collection of Sámi handicrafts. Local produced Christmas food and drinks, a variety of hand-made Christmas decorations; and of course to meet up with Santa Claus!
Gammelstad Christmas Market
With this short break you have the chance to experience a tradition which dates back hundreds of years. The Gammelstad Christmas Market is filled with character, charm and Christmas cheer. To get a better understanding of the unique history of the region a guided tour through the UNESCO World heritage site Gammelstad is included.
This Christmas package also includes a Northern Lights tour during the evening, to enlarge your chance to this magical wonder and complete your Christmas holiday experience!
During your visit to Luleå, you will stay in the Best Western Plus Savoy Hotel. This 4 star modern hotel in boutique style is located on ‘Storgatan’, Luleå’s main street. Offering free spa, entrance to the gym and a modern restaurant and bar. The spa includes 2 hot tubs, a steam sauna, a traditional sauna and an ice shower. Your stay in the hotel is including a daily served rich breakfast buffet.