3,5 hours
Length
Dec – April
Season
Easy
Difficulty
max. 8 participants
Group Size

Spend some magical hours at Anna and Erik’s camp at the Arctic Circle. Meet Anna and some of her reindeer, learn about the Sami culture, listen to joik and enjoy a traditional meal from the Sami kitchen in the lávvu.

Anna and Erik are an indigenous Sámi couple who lives the indigenous lifestyle based on reindeer herding. Anna will share her passion for the culture and the reindeer with you.
You will meet some of her reindeer in a corral. Reindeers are curious friendly animals and you will be able to get really close and feed them.

In the lávvu (tipi, traditional Sami tent) you gather around the fire and Anna will tell stories and you will learn about the Sámi history and culture. Over the open fire a lunch will be prepared. The ingredients will depend on the season and what nature has to offer but it will be local specialties such as fish, moose or reindeer (options for special dietary requirements can be arranged).
You will also get to listen to joik. Joik is the traditional Sami way of singing and to musically tell a story and remember the old times.

Welcome to spend some relaxing hours for all your senses!


PLATS

Arctic circle road 97, Jokkmokk Lapland


INCLUDES:

Sámi guide
Traditional lunch
Meet and feed reindeer
Storytelling and joik (traditional Sámi music)
Pick-up and drop-off in the center of Jokkmokk
The experience last approx. 3,5 hours


For who?

You have to be physically mobile. In the lávvu you sit traditionally on reindeer skins on the ground so you need to be mobile enough to sit and rise up from the ground.

If you are unsure if you are able to take part don’t hesitate to send us an email and tell us about yourself and your worries.

No age limits.


Location:

Meeting point is at the Arctic Circle monument on road 97, 15 km east of Jokkmokk.
NOTE! There is several Arctic Circle locations, this one is at road 97.

If you can´t get there on your own then you can be picked in Jokkmokk center.
The transfer is free of charge but must be booked in advance. When booking you choose a pickup place.
Make sure to be in time because we may not be able to wait for you if you are late.

» How to get to Jokkmokk

Group size: max 8 persons

Before you book, make sure you read all information about this tour so that you know what is required of you.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Note! We will manually review the first bookings to make sure that the minimum number of 2 participants is reached to conduct the tour. We will confirm availability within the shortest possible time after we receive your order.
Until your booking is confirmed no payment or charges will be applied, and credit card details are held for security purposes only.

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Sami culture with Anna at the arctic circle in Jokkmokk, Lapland.
Sami culture and reindeer at the Arctic circle. Silba Siida.
Sami culture and reindeer at the Arctic circle
Anna will tell you about Sami culture and history in the lávvu.
Meet with Anna Kuhmunen and her reindeers at Jokkmokk Market. The Gems of Jokkmokk Winter Market.
Boiling coffee cowboy coffee over open fire. Overnight tour with dog sled with Jokkmokkguiderna.

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