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:||October 1 - March 31|
|Times:||20:00 - 22:00|
|Group Size:||No size restrictions|
|Price:||Adults: 1050,- |
Children 12/under: 445,-
Come for a visit to the Sami Siida, a reindeer herding camp at the edge of Alta. Join your hosts around a bonfire, either indoors or out depending on the weather, and learn about the Sami lore and traditions about the Northern Lights. You’ll enjoy entertainment, stories and hot drinks while you wait for a chance to see the aurora overhead.
Transport between Alta and the Sami Siida is included for between 1-4 people. Dinner can be added to the tour on request for an extra charge - contact us for pricing and details.