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Dog sledding, Swedish Lapland
Photo: Fredrik Broman/imagebank.sweden.se

Things to do

Adventure and sport

Adventure and sports activities in Sweden are naturally seasonal and spring and summer arrive in the north and Swedish Lapland later than in central and southern Sweden.
Summer activities

Canoeing and kayaking in the Stockholm or Gothenburg archipelagos, cycle along the Kattegattleden från Skåne to West Sweden or go hiking in Swedish Lapland. Sweden has outdoor activities for everyone. 



Stockholm Archipelago
Stockholm Archipelago
Stockholm Archipelago
Two kayaks on an islet in the Stockholm archipelago. Canoeing or kayaking is a popular pastime, and an excellent way to take advantage of Sweden’s right of public access and extensive coastline and inland lakes and rivers.
Photo: Helena Wahlman/imagebank.sweden.se
Winter activities

In wintertime Sweden you can enjoy skiing, ice-skating, dog-sledding, snowmobiling and other winter sports. 

Swedish Lapland
Swedish Lapland
Swedish Lapland
Dog sledding with siberian huskies.
Photo: Fredrik Broman/imagebank.sweden.se