Visit Storlappberget for a breathtaking view over Överkalix. See Kalix River and Ängesån become one and flow through a beautiful landscape of islands, islets and headlands. Those who want to immerse themselves in Överkalix local history should visit Martingården in Nybyn, there are also good chances to meet someone local who is speaking the quaint Överkalix dialect. Or you can visit the authentic Brännvalls cafe in the center of Överkalix, with original furnishings from the 1950s, where you also can take the opportunity to practice the Överkalix dialect. To quote the famous linguist Fredrik Lindström: “For a linguist this is much like an astronomer who travel into space or at least get to look in the hubble space telescope”.
For a linguist this is much like an astronomer who travel into space or at least get to look in the hubble space telescope
If you have not yet experienced the charm of a floating sauna, then you are in the right place. River Rafter takes you and your friends along the river with a guarantee of delicious food, hot sauna, and stunning views. And while you’re in the area, take the opportunity to meet the moose on the Arctic Moose Farm just outside of Överkalix. Welcome to Överkalix, where your vacation will be just as amazing as you imagine!