Top things to do in Arvidsjaur

Top Choice Glass in Arvidsjaur

Arctic Glass

Located 4km west of town on E45, this little place has refined glass products with Sami-inspired designs. There's some nice stuff on display and for sale, including candle holders, wine glasses, goblets, bowls and v…
Top Choice Cafe in Arvidsjaur

Hans På Hörnet

This very local spot has a popular buffet lunch (90kr), and also serves up inexpensive salads, sandwiches and pies. This is the place to try palt, a Swedish meat-filled dumpling.
Top Choice Historic Building in Arvidsjaur


The first church was built in Arvidsjaur in 1607, and church-attendance laws (urged by zealous priests and enforced by the monarchy) imposed a certain amount of pew time upon the nomadic Sami. To make their church v…
Barbecue in Arvidsjaur


Belonging to Hotell Laponia, this enormous Sami hut on the lakeside delivers on its promise of 'BBQ with a view'. This place attracts discerning carnivores with its burgers, troll-sized portions of hickory ribs and …
Greek in Arvidsjaur


The Goddess of Love tempts diners with 'Greek-inspired' dishes, so expect to see chicken souvlaki alongside reindeer and smoked moose pizzas in this vaguely Mediterranean set-up with fake marble busts. The food is g…