Seiland is a magnificent island far out in the Altafjord. The island is very lush and green, han has a great Wildlife. We go ashore and take a hike along the beautiful river.
🗓 May - September
🕙 6 hours
On this trip we will start with a safety brief in our explorer store and get proper gear to explore the arctic ocean in a safe and comfortable way. We will drive past areas with historical spots and great nature in the inner Altafjord on our way out to the peaky mountains of the surrounding areas of the Altafjord. We will go to the bay of Bekkarfjord where we will leave the boat and hike up through the magic scenery of the “milky river” towards the glacier, Seilandsjoekulen. On the hike we will have lunch where we also will explore the remote landscape and nature. We will also get close-up with the local wildlife, which can include, sea eagles, seals, birds and more.
Safety gear including lifejacket and warm thermo suite
Gloves, glasses and boots
Warm lunch, hot drinks and a water bottle
Starting point: Our Explorer Store in the city centre. 50 meters from Scandic Hotel and 100 meters from Thon Hotel. Other places on request. Adress: Løkkeveien 33.
Changes can be made regarding weather conditions.
Wear warm clothes and shoes according to the season and arctic climate. In our Explorer Store you can buy woollen clothing, hats and souvenirs.
Bring hiking shoes and clothing
This tour is not recommended for those with back problems or if you're pregnant