IE TRAVEL GROUP 
Making your travel experiences incredible! 
Specialists in corporate and leisure travel, unique experiences, international events management, bespoke corporate hospitality and country inbound expertise 
IE TRAVEL GROUP 
Making all your travel experiences incredible! 
 
Specialists in corporate and leisure travel, unique experiences, international events management, bespoke corporate hospitality and country inbound expertise 
 
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Skellefteå 
 
SWEDEN 
City of Storytellers 
 
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Skellefteå  Skellefteå is the southern entry into Swedish Lapland. Half the population inhabits the countryside – next door to wild rivers, hundreds of lakes, dense forests and miles and miles of coastline... 

 
Also offering a modern city; a seamless transition from urban to rural defining the good life in the Arctic. The city offers most of the things you would expect in terms of good community services, good transport links and a thriving restaurant and cultural scene. 
 
Skellefteå covers an area of 7 217 km2 and is home to around 72 000 people. That translates into about 10 people/km2. Here you'll find vast spaces, and lots of them; perfect for an intimate and less crowded experience. There is 500 000 acres of forests, more than 1 500 lakes, five big rivers, an endless stream of cliffs, marshes and open spaces all combined into a dynamic and unique arena. 

  The archipelago 

The coast up north is pretty remarkable, where the inland ice grows year by year. The post-glacial land elevation is the academic name for it, and it means that the land strives to return to its original level – the so-called mechanical rest position – after being subjected to extreme pressure by the inland ice throughout thousands of years. 
 
Skellefteå holds the longest coastline in Sweden, stretching more than 300 kilometres along the Bothnian Bay. The archipelago hosts more than 200 islands. In summer, this is the ideal vacation spot for locals. The archipelago is accessible by boat taxi in summer. In winter the Bothnian bay freezes and create a harsh yet spectacular scenery. 

  Quick facts 

Skellefteå is known as the City of Storytellers due to the vast amount of authors who has their roots in the arena with the likes of Sara Lidman, Torgny Lindgren, P O Enquist and Stieg Larsson. 
Skellefteå has a vibrant cluster of digital inventors, known for their skills and creativity worldwide. 
There are 7 hotels, 4 youth hostels and 17 campsites and holds more than 30 nature reserves and 3 wild salmon rivers. 
 
 

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IE Travel Group is a member of Travel Trust Association (TTA) and has an ATOL license, which provides complete financial protection to our clients as well as stronger buying power to the company, thus enabling us to offer competitive rates to our clients. 
 
We have partnered up with Responsible Tourism to ensure that we support community-based, sustainable and kind-to-the-planet travel. 
 
As certified British Airways Operators, we get exclusive deals on all flights. 

OUR TRAVEL SERVICES 

CORPORATE AND LEISURE TRAVEL 

All transport: competitive airfares (including no frills airlines) rail, bus, Eurostar, ferries, vehicle rental (car, motorhome, limousine, special cars and bikes), airport transfers 
Accommodation: hotels, self-catering, guest houses, castles, mansions, villas, cottages and more 
Travel extras – insurance, lounge passes, airport transfers and parking, valet parking, luggage tagging 
Travel advice and updates 
Visa and health advice services 
 

FOR OUR CORPORATE TRAVELLERS  

We specialise in corporate solutions offering over 25 years of experience to this market. These solutions include travel budget assistance, loyalty memberships, travel preferences, reports, negotiations with suppliers and more. Our belief is that all travel should offer a unique and incredible experience, no matter what purpose. Why not add a weekend to either side of your business trip to explore the area and get to know the locals and their culture. 
Events management – over 30 years of experience in all aspect, size and scope, including high profile events, product launches, company functions, Christmas parties and other special events 
Incentive travel 
Strategic planning and executive weekend getaways 
 
 

FOR OUR LEISURE TRAVELLERS  

Experiential and incredible experience (bucket list type) activities – Northern Lights, swim with dolphins, dive with sharks, walk with lions, exotic islands, beaches and more….. 
Special events – honeymoons, weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and many more 
Half term specials, weekend and short getaways, city breaks, shopping, sports, cultural, friends weekends away. 
Customised and tailor-made packages and scheduled tours. We are agents for Insight, Kuoni, Thomas Cook, Elegant Resorts, Kirker Travel, Contiki, APT, all major cruise companies, etc. 
Cruises, barging, yacht and boat charter (gulets, dowes, junk boats 
Theme park tickets, theatre tickets, city passes 
Specialised tours: diving, photographic, scenic, adrenalin, adventure, etc. 
Voluntary work in exciting places 
 
 
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