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Aurora Chase Alta - in Alta, Finnmark

Deeper into the the north for your northern lights adventure


Chase the northern lights with GuideGunnar's guide partner and Alta local Frantz Jakob. In your chase for the magical Aurora Borealis we will bring you to where the best weather conditions are for the absolute best possibility to experience what you have come here for; to see the dance of Aurora in the nightern skies.

Please read through tour details before proceeding to online booking below.

Tour keys

NOK 1500 / guest
ChaseSavers: Book 2x Chase dates and SAVE 350Book 3x Chase dates and SAVE 500 Book 4x Chase dates and SAVE 750.
Only available for 1-8 guests! 10% Group discount for 9-16 guests!

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Pickup point and start times

Scandic Alta 18:30 / 6.30 pm
Holmen Husky 18:50 / 6.50 pm
CampAlta 19:00 / 7 pm

Pickup point and start times (March 20th - April 10th)
Scandic Alta 20:00 / 8 pm
Holmen Husky 20:20 / 8.20 pm
CampAlta 20:30 / 8.30 pm

Duration 5 - 7 hours.

Number of guests 1 - 16.

Age limit: Only 12 - 75 years!
Babies and kids under 15 years old are allowed only on GuideGunnar`s Private Aurora Chase in Tromsø! (New bookings from November 1st, 2018)
Please check out GuideGunnar`s Private Chase here >>

Aurora Chase Alta tour includes

  • Pick up from Alta city centre / Holmen Husky and CampAlta
  • Local guide Frantz Jakob
  • Catering snacks: Lefse; Arctic Norway's traditional and locally made pastry with cream and sweet goat cheese, and hot black currant jus
  • Arctic proof warm boots and thermo suit. Dress to impress the Arctic's sub zero temperatures
  • Camera tripods to share
  • If we catch a good one, we share a Aurora Chase Alta photograph from your northern lights night with you
  • A Google Map directions link, showing your Aurora Chase Alta route
  • Return transport to your accommodation, in the city


GuideGunnar’s NEW guide Frantz Jakob

Aurora Chase Alta is based on GuideGunnar's tour principles and run by GuideGunnar’s guide partner Frantz Jakob. Frantz Jakob partnered with GuideGunnar in 2017 for his first season medio February 2018 to chase the northern lights. Frantz Jakob is born and raised in Alta and knows this place and the Northern Norway winters very well.


Good comfort transport

This tours run in a high quality, warm and spacious 16 seater mini bus with on screen introductions to Aurora en route to the lights.



While Aurora Chase Tromsø is a wilderness tour with bathroom facilities that of nature's own, there might be bathroom facilities en route on the Aurora Chase. Please don't hesitate to ask. Need to go before we go? CampAlta has rest room facilities.

Warm clothing for you!

Please check out GuideGunnar's Clothing and gear for the arctic environment page for more information of how you should dress and prepare yourself before you arrive Alta.

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