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Northern Lights Adventure by Snowmobile in Alta

By Æventyr

Tour available from: November, 2024 - March, 2025

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NOK 2550
24 hours Free Cancellation
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Next available date: 15 Nov 2024

Attend a snowmobile ride across the stunning landscapes of Alta and view the northern lights. Join Northern Lights Adventure with Snowmobile tour by Æventyr.

Feel the chilly arctic breeze across your face as you ride a snowmobile through Alta's snowy and beautiful landscapes. Join the Northern Lights Adventure by Snowmobile tour by Æventyr and experience the magical northern lights dancing across the sky. The northern lights are shrouded in mysteries and myths, on this tour, you can uncover the mysteries, legends and myths about this celestial sight. 

On the day of the tour, guests will assemble at Æverntyr Adventure Store in the city centre 5-10 minutes before the start of the tour. You then head to the Gargia Valley and arrive at the Gargia Lodge. The guide will meet and brief you about the tour, and you will also be provided thermosuits, boots and gloves. 

Participants will be briefed about the snowmobile. No previous experience is required to drive a snowmobile. However, having a regular driver’s license and going through safety introduction and driving instructions is essential. Guests will ride in pairs and change seats during the trip.

You will be taken along the old postal road to the edge of Finnmarksvidda to a mountain range called Beskardes. This mountain range is renowned for its beauty and scenery, and guests can spend some time here and soak in the beauty of the landscape around. 

The organisers will take you away from the city's lights to a spot that offers ideal conditions to see the northern lights. They are up to date with the aurora lights forecast and will strive their best to ensure that you can witness this magnificent sight. After spending time gazing at the northern lights and enjoying your snowmobile ride, you will head back to the starting point of the tour

Please note that northern lights are a natural phenomenon and the organisers cannot guarantee you will see them. This trip is not recommended for pregnant women and individuals with back problems. 

  • Witness the phenomenal magical northern lights.
  • Enjoy a thrilling and adventurous snowmobile ride.
  • View the mighty mountain range ‘Beskardes'.
  • This is a 3-hour northern lights chase tour.

Wear warm clothes, wool underwear, woollen socks, a warm sweater, a jacket, a hat and a scarf.

  • Professional guide.
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Alta.
  • Warm thermal suits, shoes and gloves.
  • Helmets.
  • Coffee, tea & snacks.
  • You are eligible to receive a full refund of the booking amount if you cancel your reservation at least 24 hours before the scheduled start time.

Additional Information

You will share a snowmobile with another passenger, so each of you will get to drive half of the trip. If you want to drive all by yourself, select that in the booking.

Changes may occur due to weather. The supplier reserves the right to change the itinerary or cancel the trip if the weather conditions appear unsafe.

Only the holders of a valid B class drivers license are allowed to drive a snowmobile in Norway. You are required to present your license for verification before taking part on the ride. Guests without a valid driving license are only allowed to be passengers.

Meeting Point

Løkkeveien 6, Alta