In the wild heart of Swedish Lapland, surrounded by snow-dusted forests and frozen seas, the town of Luleå is the ideal base for a vast array of thrilling winter activities, from husky sledding to hunting the Northern Lights. And, from December 2021, it will be more accessible than ever before, with the launch of a new direct flight from London Heathrow making it the perfect spot for a city break.
That said, this is no ordinary city-break destination. With vast forests and the icy seas of the Gulf of Bothnia on the doorstep, it's a destination made for adventure and a genuinely authentic Lapland experience. Head out on the ice, snowmobile around the islands & immerse yourself in the culture of the Samí and the unending culinary delights that this spectacular corner of Sweden has to offer.
Here, we celebrate the very best of this magnificent region, with a curated collection of itineraries, excursions and inspirational articles from our team award-winning destination specialists, who know Luleå and its surroundings like the back of their hands. Below, you'll find everything from action-packed city breaks to romantic stays in cosy log cabins to family adventures, deep in the wilderness, all of which can be tailored to your exact requirements.