Check the latest forecast at yr.no.
Depending on the season, it's somewhere between "never" and "never got as far as sunrise". See where we are now at timeanddate.com.
Pretty near the top of the world! See where we are on Google Maps.
See for yourself via this local webcam from Komsa hilltop.
We're on Central European Time - but here's the current time if you don't feel like counting.
Check this regularly-updated list to see what cruise ships will dock in Alta, and when.
Answers to this and many other technical questions about the harbor can be found in the current port information sheet.
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|Available:||September 20 - March 30|
|Times:||19:30 - 23:30|
|Group Size:||Maximum 7|
|Price:||Adults: 1495,- |
Children 12/under: 750,-
Are you ready to search for the northern lights? Our guide will bring you to the spot where the chances are best to see these magnificent lights.
If the conditions are good at Sorrisniva we will go there – there we have access to toilets and a warm place to go inside. Sorrisniva is located in a rural setting on the banks of the Alta River where the light pollution is very low.
The guide has the necessary expertise with the northern lights and can also help with camera settings to take pictures of the Northern Lights.
The tour includes transport to and from Alta city center, hot drinks and cookies or snacks along with the aurora hunt. Groups can be between 1 and 7 people.