To do in Hemavan Tärnaby - 60 matches

Märkesforsen rapids

Area: Överuman district  Map

Waterfalls and rapids Easy accessible area with beautiful waterfalls.

Naturum Vindelfjällen - Hemavan.

Area: Hemavan  Map

Naturum, Vindelfjällen Nature Reserve, Guided activities Naturum visitors’ centres are exhibition centres where you can learn about the area’s natural and cultural history and get information for your hiking trip in the area.

On the way to the frontier and Norway

Area: Överuman district  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture WAR MEMORY IN KÅTAVIKEN During the Second World War the homestead at Kåtaviken was an important link in the chain of communication between the Norwegian resistance movement and...

Rock crystal mine

Area: The Jovattnet valley  Map

Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Culture & attractions [...] Small parts of rock crystal can be found in the debris heaps to bring home as a souvenir.

Rödingsnäset and the Brudkulla orchid

Area: The Tängvattnet valley  Map

Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips A mountain with orchids on the slopes.

Ruttjebäcken brook

Area: The Tängvattnet valley  Map

Geology & flowers, Waterfalls and rapids, Hiking in the mountains [...] Beautiful formations in the soft shale rock and the crystal clear water makes Ruttjebäcken a favorite destination in this area.

Sami grave

Area: The Tängvattnet valley  Map

Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains Beneath a distinctive rock on the mountain slope about 2 km further up along the Ruttjebäcken valley there is an ancient Sami grave. The coffin resembles an ackja (= Laplander’s...

Slipstensbäcken Hemavan

Area: Hemavan  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture The brook in the middle of the village, known as Slipstensbäcken or Kvarnbäcken (= the grindstone brook or the mill brook) has been used for driving the village’s grindstones an...

Soapstone at Laisholm

Area: The Laisan valley  Map

Geology & flowers Soapstone can be sawn, cut and polished.

Stenseleberget - Stensele Hill and viewpoint

Area: Storuman  Map

Hiking, Point of interest Take a car or go for a steep walk up the road that leads to the top of Stensele Hill and Utsikten (viewpoint). The road is named after our Olympic Champion, Bjorn Ferry, who use...

Stone Age dwellings at Forsavan

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture In Forsavan there is a tongue of land that has served as an assembly point for the same people since ancient times. So even in the Stone Age.

Stone cowshed, Umasjö

Area: Överuman district  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture A cowshed which is unusually large for a mountain district.

Syterbäcken brook

Area: Hemavan  Map

Waterfalls and rapids, Hiking in the mountains A stream with many waterfalls and scenery.

Tärna kyrka

Area: Tärnaby  Map

Churches The church was designed by S. Cronstedt and was consecrated in 1908 by bishop O. Bergqvist. It was restored in 1953 and the chancel wall was removed so that the former chancel b...

Tärna Parish

Area: Tärnaby  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture “It would seem that building permanent dwellings by the mountains, in places where no crops or coniferous trees grow, is a truly risky experiment.” The new settlers had come to ...

Tärnaby Fjällhotell

Area: Tärnaby  Map

Boats and canoes Tärnaby Fjällhotell is situated close to the lake Gäutan. The hotel has its own jetty. Possibility to rent a canoe.

The Atostugan cottage

Area: The Jovattnet valley  Map

Sami culture The Sami family, Klementsson, built the Atostugan cottage eaven thoug it was forbidden for the Sami to construct permanent buildings.

The Björkvattnet valley

Area: The Björkvattnet valley  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Geology & flowers Colonists settled here in the 1800s for the fertile soil sake.

The cave trail at Kåtaviken

Area: Överuman district  Map

Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips A rich cave system that is exciting to discover with the help of a guide or on your own if you are used to caves.

The Jovattnet valley

Area: The Jovattnet valley  Map

Sami culture, Prehistoric times & New settler culture Artscape without borders. Krutfjellvegens artwork gives you time to see the landscape with new eyes.

Storuman touristinformation

Open june until augusti
Aktiviteten
Skolgatan 23
923 31 Storuman
+46 (0)951-143 10
turist@storuman.se

Hemavan Tärnaby Turistbyrå

Västra strandvägen 1
920 64 Tärnaby
0954-104 50
info@hemavantarnaby.se