Welcome to
Arctic Norway!

Authentic, Personal... Incredible!

Leave the loud and busy world behind and come to Alta, Norway, where adventure and natural peace go hand in hand. Whatever kind of holiday you’re looking for, we can help you make it a reality!

Play Hard...

Dogsleds and snowmobiles. Snowshoes and fatbikes. Kayaks and canoes and fishing boats. Trails for hikes and mountain bikes.

No matter what your physical condition and preferences, we can tailor an experience for you that matches what you need. Feel the thrill of arctic activity whether your comfort zone uses words like “extreme” or “armchair”!

Photo by Ola Bromseth

...or slow down

Lose yourself in the flames of a fire in a Sami tent. Hold a nighttime vigil in search of the Northern Lights. Hike to a mountaintop, all alone, and gaze out at the midnight sun.

Leave the busy, crowded world behind. Join us for private tours that give you the space to discover the arctic at your own pace. Stay in peaceful accommodation out where crowds never go.

A Sample of What's Happening NOW (...or very soon)

Our tour catalog is still available during the current COVID-19 uncertainty.

However, prices and availability are not necessarily correct (especially availability).

Please contact us to check on the current state of travel to Alta. As soon as the situation stabilizes, we will update the site!

AI143: Explore the Wild Fjords and the Glacier With Kayak

Do you want to join us for a trip to explore the wild fjords of Finnmark and Troms and also have a glimpse of the majestic Øksfjord glacier? You don`t need any kayak skills beforehand. This trip fits everybody. We adjust the trip according to the group’s skills and fitness level.

Prices from NOK 1990 per person

AIS10: Summer Private Tour to Alta Canyon and Power Station

Journey to Northern Europe’s largest canyon. Stop for photos, and then head in for a tour of the Alta Dam and Power Station. Learn about the construction of the dam, and the controversy over its construction that divided the town and gave the Sami people a national spotlight.

Prices from NOK 1500 per person

AI54: Hiking With an Alaskan Husky

Hike with husky dog companions (outfitted with special packs for them to carry supplies) along the river or up onto a nearby mountaintop. Learn about the world of dogsled racing and life on a husky farm.

Prices from NOK 550 per person

AI46: Two-day Canoe Tour, Alta Canyon

Journey through the Alta Canyon, Northern Europe’s largest canyon. You’ll paddle your canoe through unspoiled and raw arctic nature, getting a rare view of Alta Canyon right from river level. You’ll spend the night in tents along the river before completing your downstream expedition the next day.

Prices from NOK 3850 per person

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Winter or summer, on a tour or just out in nature,
Alta is the place you will remember long after you are home again!

Come to
the Middle
of Nowhere

Alta is one of the most un-touristy tourist destinations you can find

No hour-long lines of people waiting for their “Instagram Moment”. No parking lots packed with tour buses. No jaded attractions worn out by millions of visitors. Here in Alta you will find activities hosted by people who love what they do, and want to share that passion with visitors.

We Love What We Do!

This isn't just a job for us... at North Adventure, helping to bring you here for a holiday is something we thrive on.

Contact us soon - we are ready to help!

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North Adventure - the 2020 Edition

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