Press & media
Nutti Sámi Siida is featured in the press and other media both in Sweden and internationally. Find out who’s been writing about us most recently.
Press release: Nutti Sámi Siida nominated for Stora Turismpriset 2016
Swedish Lapland Visitors Board mentions Nutti Sámi Siida’s nomination for Stora Turismpriset 2016.
Travel blog post by Roberta Longo: Viaggiare in Svezia: 10 idee ecosostenibili tra eremi e villaggi di pescatori
Episode: Reindeer Farming in Sweden
Editorial feature: Top 5 ethical trips to indigenous communities
Article: 15 unmissable experiences in Sweden
From reindeer-sledding and the Northern Lights to Micehlin-starred meals and geogeously nerdy museums, this is a pretty Swede list
Program: Sweden’s north: from myth to reality, (from 12:35 on Nutti Sámi Siida)
The myths of Christmas are tied to the north of Sweden in many people’s imaginations. But what is the reality of living there for the indigenous Sámi people who have been there for centuries?
Article by David Evans: Swedish Lapland the best in the world to see northern lights
Article by Carole Lefrançois: Immersion chez les Samis
Arcticle by Axel Pinck: Tanzende Elche im Nordlicht
Post by Lola Akinmade Åkerström: Three Reason to Visit Swedish Lapland
Stockholm-based photographer and writer who contributes to National Geographic Traveler and other travel publications, on Reindeer Lodge, reindeer sledding and the northern lights.
Newspaper: All the winners’ stories from the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2013
Nutti Sámi Siida shortlisted for Best for Responsible Wildlife Experiences.
Article by Kate Johnson: Slip away on a reindeer safari
VisitSápmi – 2012-01-20
Pressinformation: Nutti Sámi Siida quality-labelled with Sápmi Experience
The motivation by VisitSápmi and Svenska Samernas Riksförbund says:
“Nutti Sámi Siida in Jukkasjärvi is one of the pioneers in Sámi tourism. Awarded richly for their efforts to create sustainable and responsible ecotourism. At the heart of this company is the wish to tell the Sámi story so it helps Sámi life style and Sámi traditions survive. The company has always interacted with the Swedish travel trade helping to create a deserved place for Sámi tourism in Sweden and the world.”
Nutti Sámi Siida Highly commended in the Best contribution to conserving cultural heritage category.
Read more here: Best Conservation Culture 2011-10-26
Blog post: Nutti Sámi Siida Leads the Way for Responsible Development of Indigenous Ecotourism in Swedish Sápmi.
Your Travel Choice Blog is an interactive communication platform established by The International Ecotourism Society. The blog post refered to the indigenous communities category.
Press release: Nutti Sámi Siida wins ecotourism prize
”Nutti Sámi Siida wins the award for its long-term and patient work in uniting the Sámi culture with the global traveller’s quest for genuine and modern experiences. The concept has not just been a successful ambassador for Sweden’s Sámi population, but has also created attraction value and promoted one of our biggest tourism icons, the Ice Hotel.”
Food & travel blog post: Swedish Lapland: Indigenous Sámi Souvas (that’s reindeer to you and I)
Nutti Sámi Siida Winner of the judged 2010 ITBW Award
Article: Sweden’s Top 5 adventure vacations
Sami reindeer sled safari in Lappland
Labelling Committee´s motivation (29 January 2003):
”A professional Sami tour operator with a lot of experience and in great demand by the Icehotel. Delivers thoroughly researched and genuine tours of the highest quality focusing on Sami themes such as the reindeer, Sami food and culture. A Sami enthusiast within the Jukkasjärvi Traditional Village Association, which both inspires and strengthens Sami identity.”