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.
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
AI56: Husky Hike in the Midnight Sun
Hike into the nearby wilderness with husky dog companions (outfitted with special packs for them to carry supplies) under the bright skies of arctic nighttime. Experience the magic of endless daylight while surrounded by wild nature.
Prices from NOK 850 per person
AI139: Halddetoppen, Northern Lights Observatory; 904m over sea level
Built around 1900, the Northern Lights Observatory sits 1000 meters over sea level atop Mt. Haldde. If you’re up for a challenge, take a day hike up to the top in search of the highest viewpoint in the area.
Prices from NOK 1495 per person
AI50: Dogcarting Along the Alta River
Take a ride out into the forest near Alta as driver or passenger on a special dog-pulled cart. It’s dogsledding without the sled! When you return, take some time with the dogs, and chat over coffee with the expert staff about the life of breeding and racing dogs.
Prices from NOK 1450 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.