North Adventure

AI118: Man and Nature in Alta: Sightseeing With a Little Extra

Man and Nature in Alta: Sightseeing With a Little Extra

Quick Facts

Available: All Year
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Times: 10:00 - 14:00

Group Size: Minimum 2
Intensity: Easy
Price: Adults: 1990,-
Children 12/under: 1240,-

This is a tour that will bring you around Alta, and on the way we will pass some of our main attractions. The knowledgeable guide will show and tell you about how we have been exploiting the richness of the natural resources we find in and around Alta – the principal livelihood for generations upon generations of the people of Alta since the Stone Age.

Agriculture and foresting – what is actually possible at 70°North

Salmon fishing – from Stone Age to today’s private jet customers

Minerals in Alta – kept the society ongoing

Wildlife & Fauna – hunting and gathering

During the tour we will visit the slate quarry of Pæskatun where we will enjoy a tasty lunch, and where you also can cut your own souvenir by using ancient slate scissors.