Tips of the week


Every week the tourist office in Skellefteå presents easy and accessible things do to for an hour, an afternoon or for an entire day. This is the result

Monday May 19th

Just south of Fällfors you will find the Västerbotten Grand Canyon: Marranäsvältan.

11:00-20:00 Café in Kåge harbor marina, Restaurant Nygatan 57 “summer place”. It offers both coffee, pastries, ice cream, salads, snacks and hot dishes.

10:00 to 16:30 Adventure House Boda Borg in Vitberget Skellefteå, team 3-5 people.


Tuesday May 20th

11:00 to 16:30 Kyrkholmen summercafé is open, eat waffles with cloudberry jam and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

11:00 to 18:00 Svansele Wilderness Exhibition is Sweden’s largest wildlife display, drop-in. Svansele Wilderness Exhibition is Sweden’s largest wildlife display. Enjoy the scenery within the exhibition walls, more than 680 animals from the local fauna, all displayed in their natural surroundings. Outside a wilderness buffet is served. Everything cooked over open fire. More information:


Wednesday May 21st

11:00 to 16:00 Visit the new Science center, Exploratoriet, Nordanå

11:00 to 20:00 Visit Alhem Trädgård eat a gelato Italian ice cream and enjoy the beautiful environment.

Fishing in Skellefteälven! More information and a fishing license at the Tourist center open 10-19.


Thursday June 22nd

11:00 to 21:00 Skråmträsk Kvarn summer café in a genuine mill environment from the 1940s, Skråmträsk.

Borrow a free picnic basket, blanket and outdoor games at the Tourist center (10-19) and enjoy the beautiful outdoor environment in the City Park Stadsparken or by the river.

10:00 to 21:00 Play mini golf in the beautiful park at Eddahallen Skellefteå.


Friday June 23rd Midsummer eve

12:00-16:00 Traditional Swedish Midsummer celebrations in Bonnstan. Bonnstan is the local name for the Church Town of Skellefteå, which dates back to the 17th century.

13:00 Music entertainment in Bonnstan by the local band 3 Amigos with Joel Nunez, Sara Furberg & Markus Nyström.

23:00 Music with Helena van Heel and others, Landskyrkan Skellefteå.


Saturday June 24th

11:00 to 18:00 Take a coffee at Cafe Fyren Bjuröklubb and enjoy the stunning views of the sea!

12:00-16:00 Art Walking in open studios, Boviksbadet Boviken.

19:00 Horserace and family activities, Skelleftetravet.


Sunday June 25th

10:00 to 17:00 Visit Skellefteå Adventurepark with high-rope course, wilderness mine, cafe, etc. Varuträsk.

11:00 to 14:00 Large flea market with a lot of things, Folkparken Skellefteå. 11:00 to 21:00 Furuögrund café with a menu inspired by the sea.

For more activities, attractions and events,  call Skellefteå Tourist Office +46 910 45 25 00  or Changes may occur.

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