This is a package for those who want see the Northern lights dance on the night sky and se the humpback whales feeding in the Altafjord. You live in sentral Alta, at Canyon Hotel, and you arrange food and transport on your own

🗓 October - February // // +47 78 10 20 00



  • Activities:

    • Hunting the northern lights

    • Fjord & whale safari

  • Acommodation:

    • 2 Nights at Canyon Hotel

  • Food:

    • 2 x Breakfast

Not Included

  • Airfare to Alta

  • Airport transfer

  • Lunch

  • Dinner

  • Beverages


  • Singel room

  • Transfer Airport

  • Dogsledding with alaskan huskies.

  • Visit the igloo hotel

  • Visit the Northern Light Cathedral

  • Extra overnight stay

Price from

NOK 4.450,- per guest*

*two people in double room


Day 1:


Arrival Alta Airport (ALF) - Check in at Canyon Hotel

You arrive at the Alta Airport. You can easely grab a shuttle bus to the city centre or a cab. It only takes ten minutes from the airport until you are in the city center and the Canyon Hotel. Newly renovated hotel in midle of Alta city centre. Here you have walking distance to all the shopping centers and restaurants that are centrally located in Alta. The hotel is also only one minute walk from NORD Ekspedisjon Explorer Store, where all our tours starts from.

Day 2:


08:00 - 09:00: Enjoy a tasty breakfast

09:00 - 13:30: Fjord & Whale safari

In the winter season we have a some of the world’s biggest mammals, the whales, in the Altafjord. This tour combine both fjord safari and whale watching. You meet us in our Explorer Store, here we start with a short brief before we’re heading for the whales. At the Explorer Store you also can buy warm woollen clothing. Read more about the tour here. Note that if there are no whales in the fjord, we offer a fjord- and king crab experience instead.


14:00: It’s time for lunch! (not included)

We can recommend several different places in the city center where you can enjoy both helty and tasty lunch.

17:00: Dinner at Stakeriet (not included)

Before we head out to hunt the northern lights you need to have something to eat. You will get a 10% discount card to use at Stakeriet.


19:00 - 23:00: Hunting the Northern Lights

This tour is all about Northern Lights hunting and you'll spend the almost 4 hours finding the best location for Aurora viewing. We start with a informativ brief about the northern lights in our Explorer store. Here you also will get propper clothes if needed. After this brief we will head out in the dark night in our comfortable vans and hunt the green flames of the aurora. Read more abot this tour here.

Day 3:

The Alta fjord .jpg

08:00 - 09:00: Enjoy a tasty breakfast

Departure day - Check out Canyon Hotel - Alta Airport (ALF)

If you don’t want to leave the Arctic after only four days, we can add another day at Canyon Hotel and maybe tempt with a Sami Experience in Kautokeino, or do you want to explore the North Cape?

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