Sightseeing on Torne river
Suitable for: Everyone Gather at: Meeting Point
Explore Jukkasjärvi from the Torne River. On this guided boat trip you take a seat in one of our traditional riverboats made of wood and experience Jukkasjärvi, the home of Icehotel, by learning about its past and its present.
Jukkasjärvi is a place with a long and rich history and the name itself, Jukkasjärvi, means "meeting place by the river" and originates from the time when the village was a trading post. Your guide will teach you about Jukkasjärvi, its local history, and culture, as well as the impact the river has had on the area. Learn about the way people used to live and what life in Jukkasjärvi looks like today.