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Northern Norway Troms og Finnmark ALTA

Experience Alta River - Guided riverboat tours

  • 20, Alta
  •  /  km From You
Overview

The Alta River is famous for its large Atlantic salmon and its natural settings including Northern Europe's largest Canyon. The river winds its way through the Alta Canyon and over a range of rapids offering a spectacular wilderness experience.

Our riverboat experience all start and end at Sorrisniva and are conducted between 12:00 and 18:00 each day from 1st June to 31st August as the river is closed to traffic outside these hours for the famous salmon fishing.

We offer a ranger of riverboat experiences of different durations ranging from 30 minutes to 2.5 hours with up to 9 guests on each riverboat subject to the boat size and the water level in the Alta River.

- Alta Canyon & Gabo rapid duration 2-2.5 hours. Start 12:00
- Pathakoski duration 1-1.5 hours. Start 12:00
- Sierra 0.5 hours. Start 14:30
- Culinary experience 3-course meny and Alta Canyon. Start 15:00

Everyone is provided with a life vest and the boatman will tell you storis of the river, its history, and the salmon fishing.

NOTE: All tours is due to be cancelled on short notice due to weather and water level in Alta River. This is for the safety to the guests and boatsman.


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