Cap of the North

Explore Europe’s most untamed wilderness

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Cap of the North
  • Sweden, Europe
  • 180 km
  • 2:29 hr

If you are up for some of Europe’s most rugged nature head for the Cap of the North. This scenic drive in Lapland follows a road that is not easy to forget: enjoy the wild, unspoiled and mystical landscapes in the polar circle! Experience the midnight sun in the summer or hunt the magical northern lights dancing over the snowy landscape in wintertime.

The road takes you from Swedish Kiruna to Norwegian Narvik, entering the symbolic port of Lapland at the incredible Abisko National Park. Here, the unusual formations of the mountains bear witness to glacial periods in the history of time. Besides the distinctive U-shape of “Lapporten” valley you will be surrounded by 360° of untamed wilderness. Keep an eye out for herds or reindeer or elk.

Please note: Check weather and road conditions ahead of your trip and plan accordingly.

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