Sarek National Park
Sarek is one of Sweden’s most inaccessible national parks for anyone who cannot hike in on their own. There are no roads leading up to the national park. To get to the southern part of Sarek, the Kvikkjokk area is the best starting point. Aktse is a good Buses travel from Jokkmokk Kvikkjokk. If you want to enter Sarek from the north, there are communications from both Gällivare and Jokkmokk. Several trains a day go to the Gällivare railway station. The bus station is adjacent to the train. From Jokkmokk you can take a bus via Porjus to travel farther along the Way West.
National parks and nature reserves16. Mär
Today there are primarily two ways to protect nature in Sweden: as a national park or a nature reserve. A National Park offers the strongest protection. This protection is given only to a small number of scenic and extremely valuable areas. Together, the national parks form an entity of nature types which are typical for and unique to Sweden. By protecting them we can preserve our common natural and cultural heritage. In Sweden, there are 30 national parks, eight of which ...