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Backcountry Skiing in Kiruna

Enjoy a unique backcountry skiing experience in the stunning Kiruna, Sweden with one of the certified guides at Explore-share.com!

Located in Lapland, to the very north of Sweden, Kiruna is a unique place for backcountry skiing. Don’t miss the chance to discover the stunning powder of this breathtaking location with one of the certified guides at Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Backcountry Skiing trips in Kiruna. The mountains are calling!

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There are many reasons for choosing Backcountry Skiing in Kiruna

Kiruna offers ice hotels that are usually rebuilt each year, as well as a wide variety of fun and varied winter activities and an annual snow festival too!


Good to know:

Country code



Swedish krona


Swedish, Finnish, Sámi and Meänkieli


Climate is subarctic with short, cool summers and long, cold winters

How to get there

You can take a plane from Norway or Stockholm, or go by train, bus or car

Best time to visit

The official snow season is from late September to mid May, although it can snow year round

More info about Backcountry Skiing in Kiruna:

Located north of the Arctic circle, Kiruna, in Sweden is a unique place for winter activities. With around 8 months of snowfall, it is an ideal location for backcountry skiing and ski touring, especially in the mountains near Abisko, Björkliden, and Riksgränsen. Additionally, Kiruna boasts ice hotels, and fun complimentary winter activities such as ice-skating, reindeer racing, snowmobiling and more!


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