Alta is a trading center for the whole of Finnmark. Here you will find a wide selection of shops, services and adventures. There are several restaurants and cuisines and dining options. Welcome to the city of Northern Lights!
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Alta Gjestegaard & Spa

Alta Gjestegaard & Spa

Altafjord Gjestegaard & Spa is situated in Bossekop, 6 kilometres from Alta airport - in idyllic surroundings with a fantastic view of the Altafjord.
Alta museum

Alta museum

The rock art in Alta is one of seven Norwegian listings on the UNESCO world heritage list

Alta River Camping

Alta River Camping

Alta River Camping is situated in scenic surroundings on the banks of the Alta River. The distance to the center of Alta is about 5 km. Highway 93 towards Kautokeino passes close by.
Boreal Travel

Boreal Travel

We have modern tour buses to ensure a comfortable tour. We arrange transport for trips that can last anywhere from a couple of hours to many days.

BorealisAlta

The beauty and power of the northern lights have fascinated people across the ages. While various cultures have told their own stories about the aurora borealis, researchers have been looking for a scientific explanation of the phenomenon.
CampAlta

CampAlta

Alta river have always been an important part of life in Alta. The river supports a wide ecosystem of plants and animals, in which gives a rich stream of fish for humans whom live here. Alta river is considered one of the best salmon rivers in the world,...

Finnmarksløpet AS

Finnmarksløpet AS

Finnmarksløpet was first arranged in 1981 with only three mushers participating. At that time the interest for dogsled racing was very narrow. Today we are happy to conclude that this sport and dogsledding keep engaging thousands of people. In 2001...

Gargia Fjellstue AS

Gargia Fjellstue AS

Gargia Mountain Lodge is located in the south of the Alta valley beside the old post road from Alta to Kautokeino that then crosses the Beskades terrain. You can find this little gem in beautiful natural surroundings just 30 minutes from Alta Airport.

GLØD Explorer

GLØD Explorer

GLØD, which means glow in English, was founded in 2005. From our base in Alta in the North Norwegian county of Finnmark, we offer bespoke Arctic adventures and expeditions for individuals and groups.

GuideGunnar

GuideGunnar

One of Norway’s most innovative and experienced tour guides, GuideGunnar is known for his energy and enthusiasm, sharing generously his in-depth, local knowledge of heritage and country. Educated mountain guide, GuideGunnar was one of the first in...

Holmen Husky Lodge

Holmen Husky Lodge

Join us on a thrilling dog sledding adventure in winter light! Experience wonderful nature, mountains and rivers in a unique way, on a dog sledding adventure with our four-legged friends here at Holmen Husky Lodge.

Icecube of Aurora

Icecube of Aurora

Icecube of Aurora is a local tourist fishing boat that engages in adventure tours in Altafjord.

NORD Ekspedisjon

NORD Ekspedisjon

Come and explore the arctic with our professional and experience local guides. Your experience is a result of a lifelong passion for the artic nature and local history. Our experience will be your memories. We organize, daily guided tours, explorer...
Northern Lights Husky og Trasti & Trine

Northern Lights Husky og Trasti & Trine

Trasti & Trine and Northern Lights Husky are based in Øvre Alta, 10 km from the centre of Alta. We offer dog sledding, various dining experiences, and accommodation.

Pæskatun

Pæskatun

Peska is one of the slate mountains in Alta. Up at the mountainside of Peska the slate quarry Pæskatun/Alta Skiferprodukter AS is located.

Restaurant Alta

Restaurant Alta

In Scandic Alta located in the center of Alta, you will find Restaurant Alta. Located just 1 hour and 50 minutes from Oslo with direct flight and 10 minutes from Alta Airport.

Sami Siida

Sami Siida

Experience Sami culture, food and traditions. A warm welcome to our Siida!

SarvesAlta alpinsenter

SarvesAlta alpinsenter

Enjoy the view over Altafjorden in the fantastic slopes at SarvesAlta alpinsenter.Her kan du stå på ski/brett under nordlyset og nyte fargespillet og stjernehimmelen.Vi har 6 løypetraseer pluss gode muligheter til off pist kjøring og snøpark med...

Scandic Alta

Scandic Alta

The hotel is perfect for anyone wishing to experience Norway’s spectacular nature up close. With a meeting and conference capacity for 650 participants, as well as access to a swimming pool and sauna, you can easily combine business with pleasure.

Sorrisniva AS

Sorrisniva AS

Sorrisniva is a year-round adventure and activity company, located on the banks of the River Alta. In 2009 we got the award for the year Hospitality Business of Innovation Norway. In the winter you can visit the largest and northernmost ice hotel. You...

Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

Experience the wonderful nature of Finnmark summer and winter. Sea fishing, safaris, midnight sun, northern lights, eagle, halibut, whale, reindeer and other arctic animals.

Turistinformasjon

Turistinformasjon

Welcome to the tourist information, booking and great adventures in Alta. Visit us online or drop by our office for a friendly and informative chat.

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We offer a best price guarantee if you book with us. Our booking system ensures the lowest rate charged by our suppliers of activities and accommodation.

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Discover the Arctic

  • Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

    Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

    Experience the wonderful nature of Finnmark summer and winter. Sea fishing, safaris, midnight sun, northern...

  • Holmen Husky Lodge

    Holmen Husky Lodge

    Join us on a thrilling dog sledding adventure in winter light! Experience wonderful nature, mountains and...

  • SarvesAlta alpinsenter

    SarvesAlta alpinsenter

    Enjoy the view over Altafjorden in the fantastic slopes at SarvesAlta alpinsenter.Her kan du stå på...

  • Icecube of Aurora

    Icecube of Aurora

    Icecube of Aurora is a local tourist fishing boat that engages in adventure tours in Altafjord.

  • GLØD Explorer

    GLØD Explorer

    GLØD, which means glow in English, was founded in 2005. From our base in Alta in the North Norwegian county...

Sights you must see

  • Alta museum

    Alta museum

    The rock art in Alta is one of seven Norwegian listings on the UNESCO world heritage list

  • Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

    Storekorsnes Ferie & Fritid

    Experience the wonderful nature of Finnmark summer and winter. Sea fishing, safaris, midnight sun, northern...

  • Sami Siida

    Sami Siida

    Experience Sami culture, food and traditions. A warm welcome to our Siida!