Overtornea trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Overtornea

Trip Planner Europe  /  Sweden  /  Norrbotten County  /  Overtornea
(4/5 based on a few reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: historic sites
Övertorneå or Ylitornio is a locality and the seat of Övertorneå Municipality in Norrbotten County, Sweden with 1,917 inhabitants in 2010.It is located at the shore of the Torne River, opposite to Ylitornio (Övertorneå is Swedish for Ylitornio). Övertorneå means Upper Torneå, based on a division of the Torneå parish in two parts in the 16th century. Until the border between Sweden and Finland was drawn at the Torne River in 1809, the two villages on both sides of the river were one.SportsÖvertorneå is home of NHL forward Linus Omark. Another well known ice-hockey player from the settlement is Daniel Henriksson.The following sports clubs are located in Övertorneå: Övertorneå SKNotable residents Mathilda Fogman (1835-1921), a Swedish and Finnish midwife, was an influential spiritual leader within Laestadianism in Övertorneå. Brita Klemetintytär (1621-1700) lived in Övertorneå, where she followed in her father's footsteps and served as postmaster.
Plan your visit to Overtornea and other destinations in Sweden using our Sweden tour planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Overtornea

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Overtornea

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Overtornea:
Historic sites, trails, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Norrbotten County

19 days in Helsinki, Oulu & Sweden BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Tromso, Abisko & Lapland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, culture, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in Norway, Sweden & Finland BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Ostersund, Lulea & Tromso BY A USER FROM RUSSIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM TAIWAN June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Sweden, Oslo & Copenhagen BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News