Reaching the top
3 countries, 17 days, 2400 km
Bike: Triumph Street Scrambler -18
The capital of Scandinavia. A green, lively and beautiful city I'm proud to call home.
"The old farmyard", one of Sweden's best preserved farmhouses from over 100 years ago. With a cute café where you can enjoy a waffle with typical Swedish cloudberry jam.
The biggest city in northern Sweden. Perfect for an overnight stop with dinner by the river, or spend a day at the beach by Nydalasjön.
GAMMELSTADS KYRKSTAD, LULEÅ
Visit the amazing UNESCO-heritage Gammelstads Kyrkstad. Travel 500 years back in Swedish history.
PAJALA MARKNAD, PAJALA
So much fun! A little town that normally has around 2.000 citizens gets around 45.000 visitors during this weekend every year. Party, party!
An entire hotel and bar – completely made out of ice. Open all year around thanks to solar panels on the roof. Crazy cool and crazy cold!
The area Höga Kusten was very affected by the ice age, the land rose with more than 300 meters which gave it a unique look that's now on UNESCO's world heritage list. Popular hiking destination.
STOCKHOLM - SUNDSVALL
Take road 272 from Uppsala and then road 83 to Ånge. This road is called "Tidernas Väg".
More info: www.tidernasvag.se/en/.
SUNDSVALL - ÖRNSKÖLDSVIK
E4. The coolest bridge in Sweden; Höga Kustenbron.
ÖRNSKÖLDSVIK - MYCKELGENSJÖ
Road 348. If you want to visit "Gammelgården" in Myckelgensjö.
MYCKELGENSJÖ - UMEÅ
I took the small roads through the villages, and stopped at an amazing view point ("Utkiksplats") in Långviksmon, then road 92.
UMEÅ - HAPARANDA
E4 + E20. All the cool cities; Umeå, Skellefteå, Luleå, Kalix and Haparanda.
HAPARANDA - ROVANIEMI
Road 99, 930 + E75. Visit Santa Claus at The Artic Circle, or skip this part and go straight to Kiruna through Pajala.
ROVANIEMI - KIRUNA
Pajala, Lovikka, ICEHOTEL in Jukkasjärvi and the world's biggest iron mine in Kiruna. Roads: 79, 83, 99, 395, E45 + E10.
KIRUNA - NORTH CAPE
The best route to North Cape: E10, E45, E8 east, 93, E45, 92, 892 + E69.
HENNANS CAMPING, HENNAN
Super cozy little spot by a lake. Camping and cottages for rent.
Safe and nice spot for wild camping in Umeå.
FÅRÖN CAMPING, PITEÅ
Cottages, camping and a big conference house where they sometimes rent out rooms for 25€/night.
VALHALL HOTELL, KALIX
Great hotel with everything you wish at the breakfast table.
Stay in one of the ice rooms in -5 degrees, or if you're not into that you can choose the warm part.
AMAZING SECRET SPOT FOR WILD CAMPING
1h and 40 min from North Cape.
Coordinates: 70°38'60.0"N 25°20'42.1"E