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Monument of the Northernmost point of Sweden

Treriksvagen 1, Karesuando 980 16, Sweden
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Photo opportunity

The ideal weather on our visit meant we managed to collect some great photo's. The nearby church... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Deni D
Must see

Loved the fact that the border is just a short walk across the bridge or over the frozen lake with... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Walter T
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Treriksvagen 1, Karesuando 980 16, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The ideal weather on our visit meant we managed to collect some great photo's. The nearby church is very picturesque and was used in the first Christmas commercial by Coca Cola. The bridge next to the Monument means you can wander over the border into...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Loved the fact that the border is just a short walk across the bridge or over the frozen lake with stunning views either way.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It’s free, you’re there so why not get a pic! The tourists information shop is right next to this. It has cheap souvenirs & the cafe has some nice cakes. 👍 there’s also a sauna 🧖‍♀️ here (50 kronor) I didn’t use it as I...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Great photo opportunity, if you can read it. It was mostly covered in snow😄 Right outside the tourist information on the Swedish side. The cafe inside the tourist info is great . Lovely hot chocolate!

Thank Di H
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Went 3 nights with Transun. They supply you with a thermal suit and boots. But you must prepare warmer clothes for yourself like wooling socks and much much warmer gloves. Your trip will be much more enjoyable wearing the right clothes rather than freezing to...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a 4 nights break with transit. Stayed at arctic star hotel. It's right at the border from Finland and you are in the village of karesuando. Some day was -27 so cover up as you are freezing while walking.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Covered in snow but you might be able to make out your local capital city. London and Athens are visible at the bottom. On the other side of the road is a sign to the North Pole Camp, just 400km away. Good photo opportunity.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great Experience at this site where the river runs between 2 countries. Amazing scenery over frozen river. The mounument has distance and direction written of several countries.

Thank Aluwali
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