Sites worth seeing
You cross the Arctic Circle in two locations outside Jokkmokk, along the road 97 and the E 45.
Grab a cup of coffee and relax amongst the flowers and leaves! The café serves coffee / tea with home made bread that can be enjoyed indoors in the café or in the barbecue hut or out in the garden. From the seats at the dam, you have a soothing view of the courtyard. Visit the garden surrounded by
Jokkmokk’s Alpine Garden – a growing part of Ájtte which opened in 1995. This alpine garden is an oasis on the shores of Talvatis Lake. Lightly trodden paths take us through various natural milieus hosting the flora of the region. One of mountain researcher Axel Hamberg’s field research huts has b
Crafts with Sámi tradition. The staff can show and tell you about the various manufacturing operations. Studio and shop.
The museum is located in Jokkmokks-Jokke’s parental home in Porsi, 5 km from Vuollerim. Right by the museum, which is located right by the Lule River, there is a prayer-house and a church bell. In the museum there are pictures and stories from the fantastic life of Jokkmokks-Jokke as a musician. In
Lena Sandberg Johansson - Sámi design on glass I do engraving and painting on glass. Pictures and patterns are from the pre-christian sámi drum. I also make my own pictures, all inspired by nature and the sámi culture. Átelje (studio) and shop open Monday - Friday 10.00 - 13.00 Call on other tim
Sámi Duodji offers genuine Sámi Handicraft and Art for sale. Our Shop and Gallery is situated in the black house in the centre of Jokkmokk. Duodji is the Sámi word for handicraft and our products are manufactured by Sámi Craftsmen and Artisans.
The old pharmacy is used today by various associations in the municipality. Sales and exhibitions of the town’s arts and crafts. We also offer guided tours in Jokkmokk, from two hours to several days. The guided tours can be given in Swedish, English, German, French and Dutch. Please contact us for
Craft shop with sales of everything from textile and leather crafts to glass and ceramics. Homemade bread available for sale. Some of our range is homemade jelly, jam, marmalade, juice, knives, cups, patchwork fabrics, craft materials and yarns. Opening hours: Mon - Fri 10.00 – 18.00, Sat 10.00 - 1
Granuddens Skvaltkvarn beside lake Skalka, has become a tourist sight 150 years after it was built by the settlers in Granudden and Björkholmen. The mill is open all year round but if you want to experience how it was used in the old days, you can visit the mill when the annual Linnaeus Days take