Welcome to Kiruna
The citizens of Kiruna (Giron, in Sami) live up to their nickname – the ‘No-Problem People’ – by remaining unperturbed at the news that their city is on the verge of collapsing into an enormous mine pit. Plans are to move the entire city a couple of miles northwest within the space of 20 years, starting with the town centre in 2016. Check out the model of Kiruna inside the tourist office to see exactly what's going... Read More
Top experiences in Kiruna
Northern Lights & Arctic Circle by Rail
If it’s a picturesque train journey through wintery mountains and past tiny Scandinavian towns you’re looking for, then check out our very own version of the Polar Express. On this scenic 9-day trip, you’ll start in Oslo and head up north to get a taste of the highlights of Lapland. Once you disembark, there’ll be plenty of opportunities to visit museums, take part in winter activities like snowshoeing and dog-sledding, and get acquainted with small-town life in snow-covered northern Sweden. Be sure to watch the sky for a chance to spot the Northern Lights in their full glory!