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”!

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...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.

AI45: Day Trip by Canoe

Take an extended journey along Alta’s rivers and lakes in a canoe. Explore the waterways of the arctic wilderness up close with your expert guides – between the scenery, the wildlife and the company, it will be an unforgettable experience!

Prices from NOK 1450 per person

AI63: Explore Alta Canyon and the Wilderness by Riverboat

See the natural beauty of the Alta River and Canyon from aboard a traditional long riverboat.

Prices from NOK 1525 per person

AI08: World’s Northernmost Treetop Climbing Park

Come visit SarvesAlta in the summer and choose from six different trails with games, activities and zip lines built safely in the Nordic pine trees in the Sarves forest. The grand finale is the 207-meter long speedy zipline!

Prices from NOK 800 per person

AIS03: Guided tour of Alta Museum

See the Alta Museum up close and personal, with a private guided tour. You and an expert guide from North Adventure will take a private car to the Alta Museum and explore the fascinating, mysterious outdoor rock carvings. Afterwards, there will be plenty of time to see the inside of the museum either with the guide or on your own.

Prices from NOK 1500 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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