Something's happening in Luleå. The town is boiling, frying, slow cooking, deep frying, sautéing, braising, pickling, ripening, eating, drinking and enjoying every day of the week. Meet the new, living restaurant culture in Luleå. A small White Guide galaxy well worth a visit for any food lover.
Welcome to Visit Luleå, the place where you will find information about Luleå as a visitor, events in the city and the companies that make the place special.
What do you do in Luleå? Do you want smartness, adrenaline and thrills, then Luleå has plenty to offer.
Discover magical northern lights in Luleå
Also called Aurora Borealis, it dances with colorful lights across the dark night sky.
Culture, museums & attractions
Luleå is a city rich of culture and the possibility for excursions are many for you as a visitor, and of course for the inhabitants as well.
Cozy places to visit during winter
Slip in to one of all the coffeehouses in Luleå for a warming coffee, or perhaps a late lunch. Luleå offers plenty of cozy places in the winter darkness.
In February, 2017, hundreds of Dutch people are expected in Luleå, the small city on the Gulf of Bothnia that happens to have a natural ice track, spanning approximately 12 km around the peninsula where the city centre is located. This is the story of how it came to be, of how “Jan the Iceman” and a group of Dutch ice skating enthusiasts found their paradise.
Gammelstads Church Town has been on the Unesco world heritage list since 1996 and is thus covered by the Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage. The World Heritage List's object all bear unique testimonies of the history of the earth and of man. They are indispensable to mankind and must be preserved for the future. The list includes over 900 cultural and natural environments, of which the Chinese wall, Australia's large barrier reef and Suomenlinna outside Helsinki are some of the more well-known.