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DESTINATIONS sweden kiruna Do & See Kebnekaise


From Nikkaluokta, 66 km west of Kiruna, there are first-rate skiing and trekking trails to, among other places, the top of Sweden’s highest mountain – Kebnekaise (2103 m). Walk the first 19 km to Kebnekaise mountain station where you register for the next day’s guide-led route to the top. The trip takes about 8-10 hours and requires a good level of fitness. Minimum age is 16.

Do & See

You can do slalom skiing here until midsummer, or spend the night in a magnificent hotel built out of ice.