Sami cultural heritage – guided tour to Atoklimpen

Location: The Jovattnet valley
Arena/Place: Atoklimpen
Category: Events, Discover more! program

From 100 SEK

Follow your guide on this walk through mountain birch forest and into a Sami cultural environment filled with old trails and remains dating back more than 1,000 years and which give a valuable insight into Sami lives and culture, from the first nomadic communities to modern reindeer husbandry.

Short excursion, approx. 2-3 hours
To book: Hemavan Tärnaby Tourist Office
Place: Atostugan. Follow the Krutfjällsvägen road past Joesjö as far as car park, 2 km from the border. Walk 700 m to the cabin.
Organiser: County Council Administration (Länsstyrelsen)

Date/Time

Date Time Arena/Place
2 Aug
Wednesday 2 aug 2017 10:00 - 13:00 Atoklimpen
9 Aug
Wednesday 9 aug 2017 10:00 - 13:00 Atoklimpen

Contact information

Phone number
+46 (0)954-10450
Email
info@hemavantarnaby.se

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Price information

Prices from
100 SEK
Price information
50 per person. Under 15s, free

Nearby accommodations

Hotel

Hemavan/Fjällcenter, STF Hotel

Distance: 27.8 km
Hemavan Fjällcenter is located 250 m from Hemavan airport. The airport has a direct flight to Stockholm Arlanda. Hotel rooms with shower, toilet and TV. Single beds, also in double rooms.
Hotel

Hemavans Wärdshus - Hotel

Distance: 27.9 km
In the middle of the village is Hemavans Wärdshus, an atmospheric Västerbotten farmhouse from the 1700s that exudes rustic charm. You live only minutes from the ski lift and in the evening the restaurant awaits you. The Inn is the perfect option for those who want to have as close to the airport as to the ski lift!
Hostel

Hemavan, STF Hostel

Distance: 27.8 km
Hemavan is what mountain life is all about. A smaller village near Vindelfjällens nature reserve, it has a vibrant cultural landscape, with an active settler and Sami life where the reindeer business still has a prominent role.

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