Gold of Lapland - your destination i the swedish part of Lapland

Our part of Lapland has gold in the bedrock, golden cloudberries in the fens an plenty od golden opportunities in the shape of unique tourist attractions and friendly people, all rooted in Swedish and Sami traditions.

SUMMER IN LAPLAND

We have one of Europe's last wilderness where you can enjoy breathtaking natural surroundings. You can experience the northern lights (in winter), midnight sun (in the summer), elk, wild salmon and a magical silence.

Reindeer and Sami culture

Reindeer husbandry in Gold of Lapland is thriving and even today Sami follow their reindeer throught the seasons from the fells to the sea and back again. The Swedish and Sami cultures are strongly intertwindes and initially you wont't notice the difference.

We welcome you to the swedish part of Lapland

Northern Sweden is home to an area that we call Gold of Lapland. A part of Lapland with gold in the bedrock, golden cloudberries in the fens and plenty of golden opportunities in the shape of unique tourist attractions and friendly people, all rooted in Swedish and Sami traditions.

Stories

Gilt-edged experiences in the north

“One late winter day in 1928 a caravan of 8 horses and wagons rolled off towards Boliden in northern Västerbotten. A boy stands and watches the caravan with a certain sense of excitement. He is also witnessing the beginning of a new era…” This is the opening of Åke Lundgren’s book Guldfeber (Gold Fever) about Guldriket (Gold Country) and describes the day the foundation for the tourist destination of Gold of Lapland was laid.

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Adventures and fun for all the family

Adventures and fun for all the family

Daily life is one mad rush. Chores, work, school, homework and all those other evening activities. Think how nice it would be to get rid ...

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Gold of Lapland
Europeiska regionala utvecklingsfonden
Region Västerbotten