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Historical Snowmobile Tour across Finnmarksvidda

By Æventyr

Tour available from: January - March

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NOK 2550
24 hours Free Cancellation
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Next available date: 11 Jan 2025

Enjoy a thrilling snowmobile ride across the breathtaking landscapes of Finnmarksvidda. Join the tour "Historical Snowmobile Tour across Finnmarksvidda" tour by Æventyr. 

Witness the stunning beauty of Europe's most extensive mountain plateau 'Finnmarksvidda' by going on an adventurous snowmobile ride. Join the Snowmobile along the old Post Route tour by Æventyr. This tour will allow you to view the magnificent landscapes of Finnmark like never before.

On the day of the tour, guests are requested to assemble at Æverntyr Adventure Store in the city centre 5-10 minutes before the start of the tour. You will then drive down to Gargia Valley and arrive at Gargia Lodge. The guide will meet you and brief about the trip. And then provide you with thermosuits, boots and gloves. 

After getting dressed, you will be provided safety instructions about handling a snowmobile. Please note that no previous experience is required to drive a snowmobile. You will need a regular driver's license and must go through a safety introduction and driving instructions. Participants will ride in pairs and change seats during the trip.

Guests can mount their snowmobiles and take the ride through the old postal road up to the highest point of the plains. The temperature on the plateau can drop below freezing, and you can enjoy the chilly air and the snow-covered landscape. After 30 km, you will arrive at the old mountain lodge 'Suolovuopmi Mountain Lodge', a former stop along the old postal road. Guests can enjoy a traditional meal here and then return to Gargia Lodge.

Please note the organisers cannot promise you windless days and clear skies. This trip is not recommended for pregnant women and individuals with back problems. 

  • Explore Europe's largest mountain plateau Finnmarksvidda, on a snowmobile.
  • Ride across the old postal road up to the highest point of the plains.
  • Enjoy a traditional and delicious meal.
  • This is a 5-hour sightseeing tour.

Please wear warm clothing and don't forget to carry your camera.

  • Professional guide.
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Alta.
  • Warm thermal suits, shoes and gloves.
  • Helmets.
  • Coffee, tea & snacks.
  • Lunch.
  • 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