Sommartips

Vad du inte får missa i sommar!

Här har vi samlat tipsen för sommaren. Alltså de obligatoriska besöksmålen, de undangömda smultronställena, de självklara evenemangen och allt det där andra du inte får missa när du befinner dig i Skellefteå i sommar.

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Paddling close to town while in the midst of nature

Paddling a canoe requires a lot of cooperation and as the overgrown waterways become narrower, that cooperation becomes more and more important.

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Getting here

Skellefteå is situated on the coast of the Baltic Sea, on the southern edge of Swedish Lapland. There are several options of travel to get here...
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Skellefteå

Summerevents

An importent part of summer in Skellefteå is meeting spontaneously and having fun together with other people. Preferably whilst enjoying quality entertainment...

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3x taste of Swedish Lapland

Isn't it true that everything tastes better outside? Not least during summer. It can be a large cappuccino at a nice café, surrounded by people and friends, or a warm night at one of the inviting open-air  stablishments in the city...

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4 wilderness adventures

In Svansele, in addition to riding four-wheelers, you can also visit one of Sweden’s biggest wilderness museums. With 11 rooms, it covers 1,800 square metres. Virtually all subarctic animals are represented, i.e., nearly 600 species including bear, wolf and lynx. All are presented in life-like settings.
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Night out in the city

A really great night out is all about having a really good plan – from beginning to end. – If it’s me and the girls, we always start by eating somethingnice, says Josefin. On game days, we naturally go to one of the sports bars in the city, on other days we go for a really good restaurant.
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3 great experiences on two wheels

SIMPLY PUT Downhill is all about getting down a mountain as quickly as possible, on a bike, with your heart in your mouth...

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Get close to nature

People are concentrated in the towns and cities, leaving the countryside for other things. From a visitor’s perspective, that is actually no bad thing. It means 2.2 inhabitants/square kilometre in the Skellefteå [...]

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The archipelago of the Gulf of Bothnia

On the island of Pute-Rönnskär there are about 30 small red cottages. In the past, fishermen’s families used to live in these cottages. They don’t any longer. Today, these are privately owned summer houses [...]

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9 outings to visit

Sometimes, a really good summer day is all about being spontaneous. About picking a spot — maybe a new one that you have never visited before, or an old favourite that you have longed to return to — and just goi [...]

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Children in focus

When the kids are having fun parents enjoy themselves, that is a fact worth remembering. Skellefteå has a lot to offer both children and adults in that regard. In addition to sun, beaches and bathing there are lots of really fun activities,
both indoors and outdoors.
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Skellefteå

Time to go hiking

Hiking is quite simple. Step one: pick a trail. Step two: Head out. Step three: Enjoy! If you go on a day hike you hardly need more than nice hiking boots, a small backpack and snacks

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RACING JOY ON EUROPE’S MOST MODERN KARTING TRACK

One of the most thrilling high-speed attractions this summer can be found in Furunäs, less than 10 minutes outside Skellefteå. Furunäs is home to the Skellefteå Karting Arena, the perfect spot to determine who’s the fastest driver in the family.

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SKELLEFTEÅ ADVENTURE PARK

Everything from an 80 metre zip line, guaranteed to send a thrilling chill down your spine, to children’s adventures only a few metres above ground. The Skellefteå Adventure Park offers exciting challenges for bo [...]

Skellefteå Archipelago tour boats

Did you know you can go with a tour boat to a variety of different places in the archipelago nearby Skellefteå? Visit Pite-Rönnskär with Kinnbäck's archipelago tourism or discover the world together with M / S Laponia. It guaranteed wonderful experiences.

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Summer Swimming

One thing is for sure, if you are in Skellefteå this summer you will have plenty of options when you need to cool off.
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6 café´s to have a fika

Its not wrong to claim that fika is a social institution in Sweden. A fika often feels unconstrained, and kind of unconditionall. You know, we meet up for fika with an old friend or maybe a new one...

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Golf, miniature golf or frisbeegolf?

Golf has made a real journy in society, from only being accsessible to the upper-class to becoming an activity for all people. The sport also inspired the development of brand new activites and summer pleasures for [...]

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5 excellent fishingwaters

They usually say that it takes good fishinggrounds to train good fishermen. And the trouth is, that in Skellefteå there is an remarkable amount of great fishermen.

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Visit an artist this summer- or 8

- Sommarsalong. Doesn´t it sound nice? Charlotte smiles while she welcomes us to Galleri 1. We have fantasized about doing something like this for years, but now, finally it´s happening. Charlotte is one of twelve [...]

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Berättarvandringar

Legends, cries and fairy tales. History, future, wreck, robbery and sorrow. The summer storytelling walks will show you the hidden sides of places surrounding us.
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SKELLEFTEÅ IS FULL OF EXCLUSIVE AND INNOVATIVE CAFÉS

In Skellefteå there are cafes for everyone's taste. The city offers Sweden's only TV-game at Café på bit, to the Society café where you can enjoy a coffee with British influences. If you want to experience an ex [...]

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BO PÅ Ö OCH PITTORESKT HAMNCAFÉ

Ön Hamnskär ligger längst ut i Skellefteå skärgård. Det finns inget rinnande vatten. Ingen el. Men det går turbåtar två gånger per dag och sammanlagt finns det sju bäddar fördelade på lotshus och annex. [...]

Bästa campingsemestern

Familjen Nielsen har varit med förr. Det är nämligen sjunde året i följd som de husvagnssemestrar med barnen i Skellefteå. De tar gärna dagen som den kommer men närheten till vatten är viktigt. Här får du deras fem tips för en lyckad husvagnssemester.

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Om Skellefteå

Som sydlig utpost i Swedish Lapland och alldeles invid Bottenvikens kust ligger Skellefteå. Knappt 20 mil söder om Polcirkeln och dryga 80 norr om Stockholm. Eller 55 minuter från huvudstaden, om man så vill. Me [...]

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Tävling: Staycation 2017

Sommarens stora utmaning handlar om att upptäcka allt skönt, kul och gott som en sommar i Skellefteå kan bjuda på.
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VISSTE DU DET HÄR OM SKELLEFTEÅ?

Skellefteå är stort. Ja, ungefär lika stort som Skåne. Här bor lika många människor i en modern stad som vill framåt, som det finns människor som stortrivs på landsbygden...