8 days in Nordkapp Municipality, Alta & Hammerfest Itinerary

8 days in Nordkapp Municipality, Alta & Hammerfest Itinerary

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Nordkapp Municipality
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Alta
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Hammerfest
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Nordkapp Municipality

Nordkapp Municipality ©
Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at North Cape, take an in-depth tour of Nordkapphallen, and then explore the striking landscape at Kirkeporten in Skarsvag. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Knivskjellodden, then take in the exciting artwork at The Gallery "West Of The Moon", then pause for some photo ops at Bamse statue, and finally view the masterpieces at The Gallery - East of the Sun.

Make your Nordkapp Municipality itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Helsinki, Finland to Nordkapp Municipality is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Nordkapp Municipality is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Helsinki in July, expect Nordkapp Municipality to be a bit cooler, temps between 14°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Alta.

Things to do in Nordkapp Municipality

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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North Cape ©
North Cape
Knivskjellodden ©
Knivskjellodden
Kirkeporten in Skarsvag ©
Kirkeporten in Skarsvag

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Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. On the 13th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alta Church, examine the collection at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, then take in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): examine the collection at Tirpitz Museum, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Sami Siida.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Alta trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Nordkapp Municipality to Alta takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Nordkapp Municipality in July, you will find days in Alta are a bit warmer (19°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Hammerfest.

Things to do in Alta

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral

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Hammerfest

Hammerfest ©
Hammerfest is a municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. On the 15th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Hammerfest Church, see the interesting displays at Museum of Reconstruction for Finnmark and Northern Troms, then take an in-depth tour of The Polar Bear Society, and finally don't miss a visit to Struve Geodetic Arc. On your second day here, get great views at Salen Lookout, then visit Galleri Syvstjerna, and then admire the local landmark of Fountain Mother and Child.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hammerfest trip planner.

Traveling by car from Alta to Hammerfest takes 2.5 hours. July in Hammerfest sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 17th (Fri).

Things to do in Hammerfest

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Polar Bear Society ©
The Polar Bear Society
Hammerfest Church ©
Hammerfest Church
Struve Geodetic Arc ©
Struve Geodetic Arc

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