Heart of Lapland is the local destination company that seeks to develop and market the tourism industry in Haparanda, Kalix, Pajala, Överkalix and Övertorneå.

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At Kukkolaforsen you are staying on the shore of Torne River, the national river that always has united Sweden and Finland. Kukkolaforsen is known for its local cuisine and the whitefish, which you can fish with a bag net during the summer. There are several playgrounds in the area for children and activities such as river rafting in the summer or classic winter adventures. Kukkolaforsen is also the residence of Bastuakademin (“The Sauna Academy”), which offers a wide range of sauna experiences.

Sleep comfortably in one of the cabins or hotel rooms, or bring your own accommodation to the campsite. There are also excellent tent fields in the area. There is a service building with kitchen, sauna, shower and toilet facilities.

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+46 (0) 922 310 00

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