Hiking by the Tanafjord

Information

Duration: Two day trip

Time:  10:00 AM - the afternoon the naxt day.

Season: 1th.June - 30.September

Price: 3250 NOK pr. person.

Amount: *Minumum: 4 , Maximum: 8

Clothing: Clothes appropriate for the weather. 

Level of difficulty: Medium 

Accesibilty: This tour fits for most people. with normal health.

Included: Guide, 2x lunches, dinner, hot beverages, sami culture insight, sauna, place to stay the nigth and more.

Meeting point: 2 km from Thorop, on Tanafjordveien (link) 

The experience

Ifjordfjellet and Laksefjordvidda is one of the best areas

for trout, arctic char and walking trips where you get the

overview feeling on the great plateau.

This two day hike program:

Day 1. We meet up by the lake Searesgieddjávri (link), its around 2 km east of Torhop (link) at 10:00 AM. We will flow a trail up the mountain. At the top of Ippágirku we will have lunch by the fire. After the lunch we will walk Gahpiras before we had back to the camp. The total walking distance is measured in hours here in Finnmark, and the first day is a trip of 4-5 hours.  The camp is down by the ocean and the small village Smalfjord (link). Local dinner specialities will be served whit some local stories from the place. After dinner there will be possible to enjoy a relaxing sauna.

Day 2. After breakfast we will take the walk to one of the secret locations of the area. The Jiehtanasgirku is big stone that looks like a Church. Local stories will come to live here. Stories of the sami people and there old way of living. We will eat lunch outside. The trip will end at the same location as the start. Walking distance of the day is estimatet to be around 3 hours.

Picture by the camp in Smalfjord. Our guest enjoying a king crab meal from the fjord. 

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