Kiruna offers a plethora of wilderness adventures and outdoor activities. In the summers, one can indulge in activities like gold digging, hunting, golfing, fishing, kayaking, hiking and river rafting. In the winters, one can enjoy activities such as ice-fishing, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, dogsledding and snow mobile excursions. However, the most prominent attraction are the Nordic Light Tours.
The Swedish town also hosts several events and festivals throughout the year such as the autumn market, the summer market, the Kiruna festival, the winter market, Arctic Light Film Festival and the snow festival.