We would love to give you a deeper understanding and connection with our Sami cultural heritage, landscape and traditions - all linked together for a richer life. Welcome to Geunja Sami Ecolodge!

In a way you could describe Geunja as a magical place, a Wonderland of the mountains, the grand escape where you lose track of time and space. The rest of the world could be destroyed in a holocaust, for all we know; all of us are present in the moment and that is all that matters.
 

Welcome to Geunja Sami Ecolodge in Vindelfjällen, Europe's largest protected area. You will be guided and stay with a Sami family (Swedish indigenous people) in the villages of Ammarnäs. Mikael Vinka, your host and guide live his life deeply rooted in the Sami culture. He hunt , fish and takes part of the mammalian inventories. He has his own of reindeer in the mountains and is also a mountain rescuer.The family runs sustainable arctic tours. As a guest you will be a part of a helping hand for nature and cultural conservation. Over the past decade, Mikael has helped Arctic fox project with their local knowledge of both the mountains and the animals.  Mikael, is not only an experienced Sami guide, he is also a storyteller. For most of his life, Mikael has been collecting stories, lore and knowledge, and he has walked along the paths of Sami history.

Join a Wildlife Safari into Vindelfjällen one of Europe 's largest protected area. Visit a den with hopefully some arctic foxes. Watch birds, reindeers, elks, otter  and much more. As a Geunjas guest you will be a part of a helping hand for nature and cultural conservation. 


You will find your way to Geunja by  boat, canoe or by foot. During wintertime snowmobiltransport or by skiis. 

You will come to Geunja looking for a richer lifestyle. You will be living without electricity - without missing it  

 Geunja for individuale, meetings and conferences. Stay in a traditional Sami goathie (wooden teepe) or in a  timbered sami ecolodge comfortable between sheets.  

Food Trips in Sapmi - Sami taste sensations such as Ajjas long pickled trout, freshly caught trout, smoked reindeer, herbs and berries

Join a Wildlife Safari into Vindelfjällen one of Europe 's largest protected area.  

Green soft adventures such as hiking, canoeing, skiing, snowshoeing, Sami storytelling and food trips. Also wildlife watching and customize fly-fishing along streams and in mountain lakes. Trek, trekking, Kungslenden

Sami storytelling. Old objects can tell a story. They tell their stories by the way they were used, how they were held, where they are worn and how they are crafted.

Geunja a creative and inspiring meeting place for teamwork, leadership and innovation. Discover the silence and freedom far away from cell phones and other "techno stress" Curious to know more ?  Call +46 (0)952-60290

During 30 years, Mikael and his family has invited people to his home Vindelfjällen. Today he welcomes a small number of guests to his Sami Ecolodge Geunja in Ammarnäs. According to some people, the mountain village of Ammarnäs is where the road ends, but, depending on who you're asking, it could also be where everything starts! meetings and conferences