Tourists looking for a culturally rich place where they can see the northern lights, admire beautiful landscapes, eat excellent food, and discover interesting activities should look no further than the Swedish town of Kiruna. Located ninety miles above the Arctic Circle, Kiruna is one of the best places to take in the world's most enchanting sights while avoiding crowds of tourists. These nineteen magical photos reveal why Kiruna, Sweden is the perfect winter getaway.
At night, tourists have a shot at seeing the northern lights (also known as the Aurora Borealis). However, it is not just the lights that make Kiruna magical. The landscape of this town looks like a winter wonderland from a fairytale.
The snowy mountains provide a breathtaking view that alone make this trip worth it. Be sure to explore the area at a comfortable pace so there is enough time to take it all in.