Welcome to Gällivare Turistcenter

Official guide in Gällivare – accommodation, activities, events and much more. Local Tourist Information Center and souvenir gift shop at the railway station.

See & do

Where to stay

 

Langas Camp Björkudden

Björkudden is a mountain village located in a isolated land next to the Lake Langas 80 km west of the...
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Stora Sjöfallet Mountain Center

Stora Sjöfallet is the only commercial accommodation in UNESCO World Heritage Laponia with hotel, apartments, camping, restaurant, hotel shop and...
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Dagny’s cabins & rooms

Well maintained cabins near the water with 2-4 beds. Central kitchen and sanitary facilities well maintained. Located close to the...
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Ritsem Stugor (Cabins in Ritsem)

My name is Laila Utsi-Nägga, me and my family welcome you to stay in Ritsem. We have three cabins with...
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Events

august 2018

01junallday31augGokart på Nunisparken (Go kart at Nunisparken)Drive go kart on the course at Nunisparken, available 1th june to 31th august 14:00-20:00 (closed thursdays and sundays) - press on image for more information

01junallday31augGuided tours in Gällivare - By Book Gellivare LapplandGuided tours to the copper mine Aitik, Private local tour guide and midnight sun tours - press here for more information

11junallday12augSkrövbrons sommarcafé (Skrövbrons summer café)Open from 11/6 - 12/8, 10:00 - 20:00 - press this button for more information

15junallday15augPorjus Hydropower PlantOpening hours and guided tours - press this button for more information

16junallday25augArt och culture in the mining town - Gällivare museumExhibition open during museum opening hours

16junallday22sepGuided Tour at stora sjöfallet in LaponiaBoat trip and guided tour to STora sjöfallet in Laponia - Click here for more information on times and dates

19junallday25augStrandcafét on Hembygdsområdet in GällivareTuesday 19/6 to sunday 24/6 is it open from 12:00-18:00. With start tuesday 26/6 is it open from 11:00-21:00. Closed mondays.

22junallday05augNattavaara Bäckstranden Summer caféOpening hours Mon-Fri 11-17, Sat-Sun 12-17 - Click here for more information

25junallday09augTraining beneath the sky in Gällivare summer 2018Several different activities in Gällivare whole summer - Click here for more information

04julallday05augSummer café LapphärbärgetOpening hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10:00-16:00, sunday 12:30-16:00. Monday and tuesday closed.

12julallday16augGuided day tour to Pietsaure Sami SiidaAvailable from 12 july to 16 august - press this button for more information

01augallday31Hiking with reindeers (daily during summertime) - by Vildmarksbyn SolbergetA day trip out in the nature with food and beverage - Press this button for more information and booking.

01aug11:0015:00Malmbergsmodellen (Malmberget - miniature city)The exhibition will be open every wednesday between 27/6 to 1/8, 11:00-15:00 - press button for more information

01aug11:0013:00Guided tour to Kaptensspelet in Malmberget (in Swedish)Every wednesday 11:00, from 4/7 to 1/8 - press this button for more information

01aug16:0020:30Evening activities in the city square of GällivareActivities for all ages, wednesday 1/8 16:00 to 20:30 - press this button for more information

01aug18:3019:30Onsdagsloppet (Wednesdays exercise race in Gällivare)Start every wednesday 18:30 at Gällivare city square between 6th june and 22nd august - press button for more information

01aug19:0022:00Nostalgicafé (Nostalgia Cafe) open every wednesday from 19:00-22:00Travel back in time and visit a cafe inspired from the 50s and 60s - press this button for more information.

08aug18:3019:30Onsdagsloppet (Wednesdays exercise race in Gällivare)Start every wednesday 18:30 at Gällivare city square between 6th june and 22nd august - press button for more information

08aug19:0022:00Nostalgicafé (Nostalgia Cafe) open every wednesday from 19:00-22:00Travel back in time and visit a cafe inspired from the 50s and 60s - press this button for more information.

10aug(aug 10)21:0018(aug 18)23:00Guided tour Laponiaentrén "Mountain, forest, mire and city"Guided tour at the Laponiaentrén about the urban transformation in Gällivare and the world heritage of Laponia. 

11augalldayHike the summits of DundretFlexible start between 10-11 am, at Björnfällan hotel at Dundret.

11aug09:0014:00FeaturedMTC All Car ShowAuto show and car exhibition at Hembygdsområdet in Gällivare, Saturday 11 August 09:00 to 14:00 - press this button for more information

12aug17:00Inlandsbanan festival 2018Come listen to artists like Carl Erik Thörn, Adorena Thörn, Eddie Wheeler, Glenn Udéhn, Johan Piribauer and others at Quality Hotel Lapland, Sunday 11th of August. Free entrance.

15aug18:3019:30Onsdagsloppet (Wednesdays exercise race in Gällivare)Start every wednesday 18:30 at Gällivare city square between 6th june and 22nd august - press button for more information

15aug19:0022:00Nostalgicafé (Nostalgia Cafe) open every wednesday from 19:00-22:00Travel back in time and visit a cafe inspired from the 50s and 60s - press this button for more information.

16augallday25Fermented Baltic herring premiere for the season - See below for date and place16/8 - Gällivare Hembygdsområde. 17/8 - Nattavaara Hembygdsgård. 25/8 - Moskojärvi Bygdegårdsförening - More information coming soon

18augalldayQuest for knowledge in LaponiaAll day tour with bus 18 august - press here for more information

19augallday25Laponia retreat Yoga hike - by Laponia AdventuresA yogic trek along the King’s trail - For more information and booking please press this button.

19aug17:0019:00Inlandsbanefestivalen 2018Sunday 19 August 17:00 at Quality Hotel Lapland - press this button for more information

20augallday23Week of Hamberg at Boarek in SarekExhibition and lectures in Axel Hambers researchers cabin at Boarek, 20-23 august - press here for more information

22aug18:3019:30Onsdagsloppet (Wednesdays exercise race in Gällivare)Start every wednesday 18:30 at Gällivare city square between 6th june and 22nd august - press button for more information

22aug19:0022:00Nostalgicafé (Nostalgia Cafe) open every wednesday from 19:00-22:00Travel back in time and visit a cafe inspired from the 50s and 60s - press this button for more information.

25augallday01sepDreaming of Sarek national park - by Laponia AdventuresDiscover the majestic Rapa valley - For more information and booking please press this button.

25aug09:0014:00DXR - Dundret Extreme RunningStarts 25/8 08:00 at Hellnerstadion on Dundret (press button for more information)

25aug(aug 25)22:0026(aug 26)02:00Rockabilly PartyFolkets Hus in Hakkas, starting at 22 pm. Entrance fee 200 kr, cash only.

26aug13:0015:00Archaeology dayExhibition outside at Stora Sjöfallet, August 26 13:00-15:00 - press here for more information

29aug18:0029sep00:00CerArt - Ceramic/Art Exhibition 2018Grand opening 29/8 18.00-20.00 at Gällivare Museum. Exhibition open from 29/8 to 29/9 during museum opening hours.

29aug19:0022:00Nostalgicafé (Nostalgia Cafe) open every wednesday from 19:00-22:00Travel back in time and visit a cafe inspired from the 50s and 60s - press this button for more information.

31augallday02sepSaltoluokta mountain station celebrating 100 yearsAnniversary weekend 31 august to 2 september - press this button for more information

september 2018

16junallday22sepGuided Tour at stora sjöfallet in LaponiaBoat trip and guided tour to STora sjöfallet in Laponia - Click here for more information on times and dates

25augallday01sepDreaming of Sarek national park - by Laponia AdventuresDiscover the majestic Rapa valley - For more information and booking please press this button.

29aug18:0029sep00:00CerArt - Ceramic/Art Exhibition 2018Grand opening 29/8 18.00-20.00 at Gällivare Museum. Exhibition open from 29/8 to 29/9 during museum opening hours.

31augallday02sepSaltoluokta mountain station celebrating 100 yearsAnniversary weekend 31 august to 2 september - press this button for more information

02sepallday08Autumn colors in Laponia - by Laponia Adventures Our hike starts in a virgin birch forest where the leaves are shifting from green to yellow - press button for more information

06sepallday09Trail running weekend at Saltoluokta mountain stationExperience the world heritage Laponia through the eyes of the runner, 6-9 september - press this button for more information

27sep09:0020:00Tjejkväll i Norrskensgallerian (Girls night in Norrskens shopping mall)More information coming soon

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