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!
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.
If you can travel here, we have tours! Please contact us to check on the current state of travel to Alta.
AI10: Dogsledding Along the Alta River
Join a kennel full of friendly husky dogs on the outskirts of Alta. Either drive or ride as a passenger through the beautiful farm and forest land along the Alta River. When you return, visit the dogs for lots of attention and pictures.
Prices from NOK 1590 per person
AI16: Snowshoe Hike and Ice Fishing With Arctic Lunch
Hike on snowshoes or take skis out into the arctic wilderness. Stride through the pine forest, look for animal tracks, and try your hand at ice fishing. Enjoy a delicious meal cooked over an open fire. It’s a classic Norwegian outdoor experience.
Prices from NOK 1490 per person
AI02A: Spend one night in the world's northernmost ice hotel, Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel
Journey to the Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel. Marvel at the magical ice building (built entirely new every year). Be one of the lucky few to spend a night at the hotel… but don’t worry about the cold! Warm sleeping bags and reindeer hides will make your stay delightful!
Prices from NOK 2360 per person
AI01: Hunting the Northern Lights with GLØD Explorer
Head outside of Alta in search of the Northern Lights. Your guides will help pick the spot most likely to have good viewing conditions, help you with camera settings, and provide a cosy environment while you wait.
Prices from NOK 1680 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!
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.