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Together with the Fragblast Symposium, this two-day Mining tour takes you on a memorable journey through the northern mining district of Sweden. The tour is limited to 50 participants.


First stop will be in Aitik, just south of Gällivare. Aitik is Sweden’s largest open-pit copper mine and is often seen as the world’s most efficient open-pit copper mine.

Photo: Lars deWall

Second stop will be LKAB’s famous Kiirunavaara mine. The mine is the largest and most modern underground iron ore mine in the world.

Photo: Fredric Alm / LKAB


Aitik copper mine (Thursday)

  • Departure from Luleå by bus to Aitik copper mine
  • Information about the mining operation in Aitik.
  • Mine visit
  • Departure from Aitik copper mine to Kiruna
  • Check-in at hotel

LKAB Kiruna Mine (Friday)

  • Underground mine visit (whole day)
  • Departure to Luleå approx. 16:00
  • Arrives approx. 20:00 to Luleå


Cost & Contacts

Price: 2900 SEK

The price includes:
- Chartered bus
- Lunches
- Accomodation in Kiruna
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