Alta – A Tailor Made Northern Lights Adventure

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The choice is yours on this unforgettable trip to the wilderness that surrounds the city of Alta which, thanks to its northerly position, is one of the best places in the world to potentially see the Aurora. This tailor-made trip allows you to handpick from a list of activities; perhaps a snowmobile safari across Arctic landscapes or why not try your hand at King crab fishing? Enjoy the flexibility in designing your perfect Alta, Norway Northern Lights holiday adventure in this breath-taking Nordic wonderland.
Alta, Norway is renowned for its exceptional Aurora reputation, provides the ideal short break that promises unforgettable experiences, with the opportunity to shape your itinerary. Create your own Alta, Norway Northern Lights adventure from a diverse array of Nordic activities (priced separately) including reindeer sledding, King crab fishing, or ice sculpting. In the evening you can increase your chances of seeing the northern lights whether it' an exhilarating snowmobile safari or the comfort of hunting for the lights by car.

Based in Sorrisniva, which is perfectly situated on the banks of the Alta River, you'll be surrounded by the stunning wilderness of Northern Norway. You will be based at the resort of Sorrisniva in the hotel's new wilderness lodge, offering amazing views of the Alta River through floor-to-ceiling windows. Your trip also includes a night in one of their igloo rooms.


Important Information

All activities are individually priced and can bee seen via the Activities tab. Our Travel Experts can assist you with your selection and will then provide a personalised quotation for you


[ALF] Alta Airport, Norway To Sorrisniva
Airport Transfer
Sorrisniva - Check In
Address : Alta, Finnmark County, Norway

A selection of winter activities can be added to your trip at additional cost. Once you have chosen when you want to travel and for how long (we recommend a minimum stay of three nights) you can select as many or as few activities as you wish from the extensive range on the Activities section and tailor your trip as required. All activities are individually priced and our Travel Experts can assist you with your selection and will then provide a personalised quotation for you.
Sorrisniva - Stay
Address : Alta, Finnmark County, Norway

Sorrisniva - Stay
Address : Alta, Finnmark County, Norway

Sorrisniva To [ALF] Alta Airport, Norway
Airport Transfer
Sorrisniva - Check Out
Address : Alta, Finnmark County, Norway

What's included?

  • Transfers: return airport transfers from Alta are included
  • Accommodation: 1 night at Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel in a double room, 2 nights at Sorrisniva Arctic Wilderness Lodge in a river room
  • Meals: Half Board
  • Cold weather clothing during activities
  • Fully qualified guides and instructors during activities
  • 24/7 assistance from our UK based operations team and in destination support from our local partners


  • Flights are not included


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Sorrisniva is a unique and enchanting accommodation that offers guests an extraordinary Arctic experience. The hotel is renowned for its iconic ice and snow structures, including ice sculptures and beautifully crafted igloo suites. The most recent addition to Sorrisniva is the premium 24-room wilderness lodge


  • Ice Bar and Restaurant – Sorrisniva’s ice bar welcomes guests to enjoy a variety of beverages served in ice glasses and the restaurant dishes up Arctic-inspired cuisine.
  • Sauna and hot tubs – bookable locally
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout

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Key Facts

Duration 3 - 4 Nights
Pace Set your own
Holiday Type Tailor Made
Max Group Size NA
Cities / Destinations Norway, Alta
Brochure Code 7895
Price from
£1,065 pp
4 days

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