DOG ADVENTURE

Would you like to experience the sound of silence as you travel into the arctic nature and the landscape of the Alta valley with your own dog team?

Holmen Husky and Trasti & Trine is well known for their passion around their dogs and the adventure they offer. Their experienced guides will share their passion & knowledge for their dogs and the special community they are part of. They’ll bring you into the life among mushers, give you hands on experience where you’ll forget about time and be able to focus on yourself, the peaceful surroundings and the ones you care about.

Choose between: a taste of dog sledding, dog sledding day trip and a 2 days experience including dog sledding adventure and two special overnight stays!

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THE ARCTIC ADVENTURE

A PERFECT WEEKEND PACKAGE

Holmen Husky Lodge and Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel invites you to an unforgettable experience in Alta

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DAY ONE gives you the time to explore Alta center before being picked up at Scandic Hotel at 4:00pm.  Jacuzzi, dinner and a night in the wilderness is the best way to start the vacation. Floor to roof-window  in the unique Lavvos will give you an outstanding sky view from your bed. During the evening you can explore the nature around; our kick-spark will give you a fun time going around in the winter landscape.

 

DAY TWO starts with breakfast before the dogs are waiting for you to join them on the adventure.  We will follow the well-known Salmon River covered in ice, upstream in the direction of Sorrisniva. The adventure gives you the time to see the nature and wildlife surrounding. Stories from the guides combined with the feeling of running your own dog team gives you the real idea about the culture among mushers and their dogs. Arriving Sorrisniva the sledding is at its ending point and a well-earned lunch will be waiting for you in the restaurant. Sorrisniva will welcome you and give you a tour around the Igloo Hotel – and the second overnight experience. The Igloo hotel is built up unique every year and will give you the feeling of sleeping comfortable in an arctic cave.

DAY THREE you will wake up to a heated sauna before breakfast is served. At this day you can now choose to join an activity or you can head down to the Alta city center/Airport at 10:00 am.

THE ARCTIC ADVENTURE

  • Transfer t/f Alta center
    Breakfast 2 days
    Dinner and Jacuzzi day one
    Overnight Holmen Husky
    Extended dog sledding trip
    Warm lunch at Sorrisniva
    3-course dinner at Sorrisniva
    Dbl. room, Igloo Hotel
    Morning sauna at Sorrisniva
  • 6590,-
  • NOK (PER PERSON)

Holmen Husky Lodge and Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel are located perfect in the wilderness for you to explore the nature surrounding. Different hiking routes, toboggan run and kick-spark will give you the opportunity to enjoy the wintertime in Northern Norway.

CONTACT US FOR BOOKING:

+47 78 43 33 78

info@sorrisniva.no

A TASTE OF DOG SLEDDING

This is a wonderful way to experience nature in Alta valley

Only 5 minutes from Sorrisniva there is a dog farm where you can get to know the special mushing community. You will put together your own dog team and harness the dogs with help from the guides. On the trip you will share the dogsled. This is a wonderful way to experience nature in Alta valley.

Transfer is included from your location at the city or at Sorrisniva.

CONTACT US FOR BOOKING:

+47 78 43 33 78
info@sorrisniva.no

A TASTE OF DOG SLEDDING

  • 2,5 hours

    Every day in the period 15th Dec – 15th April. At 10am and 4.30pm.

    Includes:
    Transfer t/f Alta center
    Warm clothing and shoes
    coffee/ tea and homemade cake
  • 1250,-/625,-
  • NOK
    (ADULT/CHILDREN UNDER 12)

DAY TRIP

The best of Alta combined – A dog day adventure

Going on this full day adventure with Holmen Husky lodge you will experience dog sledding and Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel

THE TOUR  starts from Alta city center at 10:00 am and take you straight out into the Arctic wilderness. Our lodge is situated just outside the city center, the starting point of the trip. Here we will supply you with proper winter clothing, to match the winter weather and you will meet your guide and the dog team.

On the trip we will follow the well-known salmon river  covered in ice, upstream in the direction of Sorrisniva.  The adventure gives you the time to see the nature and wildlife surrounding. Stories from the guide combined with the feeling of running your own dog team, gives you the real idea about the culture among mushers and their dogs.

At the halfway point; Sorrisniva will welcome you with a warm lunch based on local ingredients. After the meal you will have a visit to the worlds northern most and Norway’s largest ice hotel.  You will have time to explore the art work and have a refreshing ice drink in the ice bar.

After lunch and the visit we will head back to the lodge. The dog sledding trip itself will run a trail that is around 30km. This will give you plenty of time to enjoy the frozen scenery, the peaceful sounds of the dogs running in the snow, and the steady power of your team. The transfer goes back to Alta city center at 4:00 pm.

Holmen Husky Lodge and Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel are  located perfect in the wilderness for you to explore the nature surrounding during your stay. Different hiking routes, toboggan run and kick-spark will give you the  opportunity to enjoy  being outside in the winter landscape of Norway.

DAY TRIP

  • 6,5 hours (9.30am – 4pm)

    Every day in the period 15th Dec – 15th April.

    Includes:
    Transfer t/f Alta center
    Warm clothing and shoes
    Lunch
  • 2150,-/1075,-
  • NOK
    (ADULT/CHILDREN UNDER 12)

CONTACT US FOR BOOKING:

+47 78 43 33 78
info@sorrisniva.no