A spectacular autumn hike through Abisko National Park

The constantly changing scenery along the Njakajaure hiking trail in beautiful Abisko will stimulate your senses. You pass through the birch forests and beside streams with a wide range of flowers and a diversity of birds that can be spotted along your way. The 10km round hike from Abisko Guesthouse takes you first alongside the […]

See the northern lights (aurora borealis) in September/October

One of the truly wonderful things about Abisko (Swedish Lapland) is that the northern lights – aurora borealis – are visible most of the year. Good weather conditions mean that if the sky is dark, they are there to be seen. This means that September and October are really great months to see the northern […]

Checking out the bird life in Abisko National Park

The summer is a fabulous time to visit northern Sweden. The days are long – 24-hours long – and if you are lucky it will be mild and sunny. It’s unlikely to be hot, with an average temperature of 11 degrees Celsius but that makes great weather for walking and exploring. The landscape changes often […]