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Top Choice Cultural in Jokkmokk

Jokkmokk Winter Market

Winter travellers shouldn't miss the annual Sami Winter Market, held the first Thursday through Saturday in February. The oldest and biggest of its kind, it attracts some 30,000 people annually; it’s the biggest sal…
Top Choice Museum in Jokkmokk

Ájtte Museum

This illuminating museum is Sweden’s most thorough introduction to Sami culture. Follow the ‘spokes’ radiating from the central chamber, each dealing with a different theme – from traditional costume, silverware, cr…
Top Choice Swedish in Jokkmokk

Ájtte Museum Restaurant

This Sami restaurant makes it possible to enhance what you’ve learned about the local wildlife by sampling some of it – from suovas (smoked and salted reindeer meat) to reindeer steak and grouse with local berries. …
Top Choice Gallery in Jokkmokk

Sameslöjdstiftelsen Sami Duodji

This centrally located Sami gallery and crafts centre is your one-stop shop for diverse, authentic Sami handicrafts of the highest quality: from leatherwork, clothing in Sami colours and silver jewellery to bone-inl…
Church in Jokkmokk


The octagonal red wooden church is a 1976, post-fire replacement built in the style of its 1753 predecessor. The colour scheme is inspired by Sami clothing and the design reflects the Sami building style; in winter,…
Gardens in Jokkmokk

Jokkmokks Fjällträdgård

Part of the Ajtté Museum, this appealing botanical garden introduces local flora, such as glacier crowfoot, moor-king and mountain avens, as well as plants traditionally used by the Sami for medicinal purposes. Foll…
Cafe in Jokkmokk

Café Glasskas

This friendly coffee shop turned gourmet spot delights resident and visiting palates with a succinct menu of local game and fish (think elk burger, grilled Arctic char and reindeer steak with all the trimmings).
Thai in Jokkmokk

Thai Muang Isaan

Central, authentic Thai place fills the spice gap in the local dining scene with noodle, rice and stir-fry dishes, but it's the curries that really hit the spot.