"Above the Arctic Circle" Top 5 Page for this destination Kiruna by fairy_dust
Kiruna Travel Guide: 177 reviews and 355 photos
While studying in Sundsvall, Sweden as an exchange student for a semester, I and other exchange students in the program decided to take a weekend trip to Kiruna. Kiruna is a small town in northern Sweden, above the Arctic Circle (though we were lucky that it wasn't too cold on the weekend we visited!). It is home of the famous Ice Hotel (though there is an Ice Hotel in Canada too). The Sami people (a tribe of Nomadic people in Scandinavia) also live in that area.
- Pros:The ice hotel, the tours/safaris
- Cons:very cold weather, sleepy town
- In a nutshell:It's small, but worth visiting.
There is a small Church in Kiruna (I think it's a Lutheran Church), made mostly of dark wood. The outside design is... more travel advice
We stayed at the Yellow House. Most of the rooms are for 2-4 people, and the rooms look nice (you have to bring your own... more travel advice
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