Sarek, Stora Sjöfallet [and] Padjelanta three national parks in Swedish Lapland.
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Published by Rabén & Sjögren in [Stockholm] .
Written in English


  • Lapland -- Description and travel,
  • National parks and reserves -- Sweden -- Lapland

Book details:

LC ClassificationsSD634 L2 C87
The Physical Object
Number of Pages1381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18598655M

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Sarek and Padjelanta National Park, are the dreamed place for trekking lovers. The parks are worldwide renowned thanks to their impressive and unique mountain landscape, fauna and flora. As much as the Sami communities living there and gathering their reindeer herds that graze in the Du behöver vara inloggad på Minabibliotek för att kunna reservera denna titel. Logga in för att göra din reservation Sarek & Stora Sjöfallet National Parks were designated in Sarek covers 1, and Stora Sjöfallet 1, sq km. They constitute important parts of the Laponian World Heritage Area and lie in the municipalities of Jokkmokk and Gällivare. Both are included in the EU ecological network of protected areas, Natura see you there! Stora Sjöfallet National Park. 24 Reviews #4 of 8 things to do in Jokkmokk. Get the full experience and book a tour. 9-Day Trekking Tour at Sarek National Park. US$2, per adult. More info. Quick View. Is this a place or activity you would suggest for families with kids Immerse yourself in the wildlife of Swedish Lapland on this 8

Sarek National Park (Swedish: Sareks nationalpark) is a national park in Jokkmokk Municipality, Lapland in northern Sweden. Established in , the park is the oldest national park in Europe. It is adjacent to two other national parks, namely Stora Sjöfallet and Padjelanta. The shape of Sarek National Park is roughly circular with an average Sarek, Padjelanta and Stora Sjöfallet national parks form a triangle near the Norwegian border some km south of Abisko. Sarek is one of Sweden’s most inaccessible national parks, only reachable by foot or on skis. However, the scenic journey is worthwhile, allowing you to explore one of Europe’s last true wilderness ://   The Padjelanta National Park is a part of the World Heritage Site Laponia, together with Sarek, Muddus/Muttos and Stora Sjöfallet/Stuor Muorkke National Parks, as well as Sjaunja Nature Reserve. "– one of those who has had the desert for a pillow and called a star his :// It is the second largest in Sweden after Padjelanta, which lies immediately west of Sarek, and in it was also made part of the World Heritage Site Laponia. Sarek is a very alpine region with high, steep fjelds and around glaciers, and a good many deep valleys stretch across the park in all directions; in some places the difference in

Four of Swedish Lapland's parks lie about km northwest of Gällivare in the tract of Swedish wilderness edging Norway: the low fells, large lakes and moors of Padjelanta, Stora Sjöfallet and Abisko parks act as the eyebrows to the sheer face of the mountainous Sarek :// sarek national park - the most remote part of swedish lapland Sarek is part of Laponia, a huge mountainous expanse in northern Sweden that became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in With a total of km², it is the world's largest wilderness area that is still cultured by natives, the reindeer herding Sami :// Padjelanta national park go back to National Parks of Sweden. Designated by the government in , Padjelanta national park is one of the nation's most northerly national parks. It is adjacent to the parks of Stora Sjöfallet to the northeast and Sarek to the east, and extends to Sweden's border with Norway to the west.. In terms of area, at 1, square kilometers ( square miles or half Sarek National Park (Swedish: Sareks nationalpark) is a national park in Jokkmokk Municipality, in the province Lapland in northern borders the national parks Stora Sjöfallet and national park is popular with hikers and mountaineers, but not suitable for National Park/en-en.