• Group tours

    Group tours

    Sorrisniva is a company that offers a wide variety of activities and unique experiences to our clients. This makes us an ideal partner for your meetings, conferences, courses, kick offs or incentive trips for successful employees.
  • Resturant Laksestua

    Resturant Laksestua

    Sorrisniva is in the middle of Nature`s larder; the river, the fjord and the pleateau offer excellent raw materials for our chef; Johnny Trasti, to magic into delicious dishes.
  • Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel

    Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel

    Stay a night in a hotel made entirely of snow and ice! The Igloo Hotel is situated at Sorrisniva, 20 minutes from Alta centre in Norway. It is the only one of its kind and is rebuilt every year with brand new theme, construction and ice scupltures . This year is special - we are opening the hotel already the 15th of December!
  • Winter wedding in Sorrisniva´s Ice Chapel

    Winter wedding in Sorrisniva´s Ice Chapel

    We offer wedding ceremony in Sorrisniva´s own Ice Chapel. You can combine the wedding with a wedding party in our restaurant, and end the night togehter in a romanitic ice suite. We will do everything to make your day perfect!
  • Dogsledding


    We cooperate with the personal and professional Northern Lights Husky. The dogsled tour is suitable for everyone. The Northern light husky is a dog sledding farm, where the guests are welcome to meet the dogs, cuddle with puppies, learn how to put on all the gear and eventually drive their own dog sled.
  • Snowmobile adventure

    Snowmobile adventure

    Join our snowmobile safari to the Finnmark plateau. Experience the beauty of nature and the excitement when driving your own snowmobile. Our trips suits everybody and can be combined with lunch and waffles at one of Finnmark's mountain lodges.
  • Experience the Northern lights

    Experience the Northern lights

    Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel is the ideal location to experience the Northern Lights, our guides and staff know where we can see the lights from the best spots available. Sometimes we even see the lights just above our restaurant Laksestua and right above the Igloo hotel itself. Contact us for more information about the guided tours!
  • Riverboat Excursions

    Riverboat Excursions

    We are situated right on the banks of Norway’s best, and indeed world-famous, salmon-river. We can offer excursions on the river in traditional river-boats, whose experienced skippers guarantee you a safe and comfortable ride.

New opening date!

New opening date!
The Igloo Hotel opens already on the 15th of December 2015!
Contact us for availability and booking:
info@sorrisniva.no | 004778433378
Make your reservation here!



Experience the wilderness of the Alta River in September

Experience the wilderness of the Alta River in September
Bring your colleagues, business partners or friends for an exclusive and unforgettable trip into the Alta River wilderness!
Combine meetings with great food in a gorgeous setting or have a weekend to remember with good friends or family.
We provide you with private chef, waitress and a guided riverboat trip on the Alta River.


Please contact us for more information:
info@sorrisniva.no | 0047 78 43 33 78


20 Jul 2015
July 20, 2015

Chasing the Northern Lights

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Chasing the Northern Lights with Sorrisniva! The guide will take you to the best spot to see the magnificent lights of the Arctic   21st of September – 30th of December 2015 Monday | Wednesday | Friday Start from Scandic Hotel: 8:30pm Duration: 3-4 hours Price: NOK 1295 Children u/ 12 year: NOK 645 Max.. read more →

14 Jul 2015
July 14, 2015

Winter Wedding

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Photo: Losvar

Create a memorie for life – get married in a Ice chapel! Have a lovely wedding in our beautiful chapel made enitrely of snow and ice. Combine it with a wedding party in our restaurant and end the memorable day with a night in a suite in the Igloo Hotel. A unique experience in winter wonderland! Read more here….. read more →


Here are som pictures from our season at Sorrisniva read more →


Part of the BBC documentary "Joanna Lumley in the Land of the Northern Lights." read more →