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.