Alpine Botanical Garden, Geology & flowers, Guided activities
Sweden’s highest botanical garden and one of the world’s most northerly. Located next to the botanical garden, at the start of Kungsleden (The King’s Trail), you find the visit...
Geology & flowers, Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains [...]
Atoklimpen is a large hill rising high above the surrounding landscapes. It is part of the Sami cultural environment and provides an insight into how the nomadic Sami reindeer h...
Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips [...]
Walking the path leads through a luxuriant birch forest with alpine blue-sow thistle, monk’s-hood and wood millet as tall as a man. No wonder why this is called the flower mount...
Point of interest, Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Museum
Permanent displays feature Sami and settler artefacts, 1920s/’30s medical equipment, a school classroom, and old photographs. There is also an ever-changing programme of tempora...
Naturum, Vindelfjällen Nature Reserve, Guided activities
Naturum visitors’ centres are exhibition centres where you can learn about the area’s natural and cultural history and get information for your hiking trip in the area.
Prehistoric times & New settler culture
WAR MEMORY IN KÅTAVIKEN
During the Second World War the homestead at Kåtaviken was an important link in the chain of communication between the Norwegian resistance movement and...
Geology & flowers, Waterfalls and rapids, Hiking in the mountains [...]
Beautiful formations in the soft shale rock and the crystal clear water makes Ruttjebäcken a favorite destination in this area.
Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains
Beneath a distinctive rock on the mountain slope about 2 km further up along the Ruttjebäcken valley there is an ancient Sami grave. The coffin resembles an ackja (= Laplander’s...