Morning Reindeer Sledding and Sami Culture in Alta Valley at Sorrisniva

By Sorrisniva AS

  • Gain first-hand insights into the past and present culture of the Sami aboriginal people
  • Visit a Sami Lavvu, enjoy hot coffee and tasty cake around the open fire
  • Free shuttle bus included from Alta center (Scandic Hotel)

Sami Culture at Sorrisniva. This is a unique and intriguing experience amid breathtaking scenery at Sorrisniva in the Alta valley. The Sami family will guide you along through unforgettable events that highlight their past and present culture.

What to expect?

You will meet reindeer, drive your own reindeer sled, and hear stories of the old days and the special singing that is a cornerstone of Sami culture. In the evening we extend the trip and look for the northern lights. During the sled ride, you will warm up by the fire in a traditional Sami tent, or “lavvo”, and enjoy hot coffee, tasty cake and other small snacks.

Shuttle is included from Scandic Hotel at 10:30am, return from Sorrisniva after the trip at 2pm.
Minimum participants: 2 persons
What's Included?
  • Transfer from Scandic Hotel Alta to Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel Alta
    Sami guide
    Coffee and cake
  • Warm winter clothing
Guided languages


Cancellation policy

Cancellation free of charge 30 days or more prior to departure
Cancellation fee of 50% 14 to 30 days prior to departure
Cancellation fee of 100% 0 to 14 days prior to departure

Meeting point

Sorrisniva 20, 9518 Alta, Norway

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From € 157
  • Meals No
  • Suitable for kids? Yes
  • Level of difficulty N/A
  • Duration 2h