It can be a good idea to get a good night's sleep before you head off on your 100 km-long hike. Read more about your accommodation options.
Accommodation before the start
Camp Ripan in Kiruna is the meeting point for Fjällräven Classic participants. Camp Ripan has the heart of downtown Kiruna on one side and the wilderness of Lapland on the other. The contrast is extreme and the experience that is just beyond the front door is unique. Here you will find all types of lodging, from hotel rooms and cabins to camping sites, and an array of activities for the entire family, including outdoor swimming, miniature golf, volleyball and much more. Read more at www.ripan.se or call +46 (0)980 630 00.
Where the road comes to an end and the mountains begin lies a village called Nikkaluokta. This village is also the start location for Fjällräven Classic. Nikkaluokota is located on a piece of land enveloped by two valleys, Vistavággi and Ladtjovággi. Nikkaluokta Sarri AB is a third-generation family-owned tourism company that offers cabin rentals, a restaurant serving excellent food made from local produce, fish, reindeer and elk, and guided tours. There are a limited number of cabins. Bookings can be made by calling +46 (0)980 55 015. It is also possible to camp next to the start area for a fee. More information is available at www.nikkaluokta.com.
Other accommodation options in Kiruna
The city of Kiruna offer many additional interesting lodging options. More information about lodging in Kiruna.
Accommodation after Fjällräven Classic
You will be met by the traditional tourist station located on the shores of Torneträsk at the finish in Abisko. A nice sauna awaits your tired feet, as does a friendly and experienced staff to take care of you after all your exertions. Reserve your room early as these disappear quickly. You can reserve everything from a cheap overnight bed to comfortable cabin accommodation or a relaxing hotel stay. Why not stay a few more days and experience the beauty of Abisko and the surrounding area? Tours and events originate from the Abisko Tourist Station every day. Contact Abisko personally for information and reservations at +46 (0)980-402 00, firstname.lastname@example.org or make reservations online at www.abisko.nu.
If the Abisko Mountain Station is fully booked, you can stay at Björkliden Fjällby, which is only 10 minutes by car from Abisko. Here you will find hotels, cabins and camping sites. In the evening, you can enjoy dinner at Lapporten, a restaurant boasting one of Sweden's most spectacular views. You can contact Björkliden at +46 (0)980 641 00 or for more information visit www.bjorkliden.com.