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|Times:||10:00 - 14:00|
|Group Size:||Minimum 2|
|Price:||Per person: 1990,-|
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.