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The Arctic Race of Norway road cycling 2015

Cyclists will put their endurance to the test in this international bike race over 434 miles through the landscape of Northern Norway.


Alta is the largest town in Finnmark and offers northern lights and midnight sun, mountains, sami culture and reindeer.

TripAdvisor forum on Alta

Read tips about Norwegian destinations from other travelers on the TripAdvisor forums. Ask for advice, and share your own experiences in turn.


Finnmarksvidda is one of Norway’s largest mountain plateaus and the home of the Sami people.

Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel in Alta

All interior and exterior is made of snow and ice in this luxurious hotel, even the glasses in the bar.

Rock carvings Alta

The UNESCO-protected rock carvings in Alta, Finnmark, bear witness to human activity in Northern Norway already in the prehistoric period.

Dog sledding in Alta

- The dogs are very social and happy. They love it when guests arrive and it is time for running, says Eirik Nilsen at Holmen Hundesententer.
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