There are 0 flights operating between Istanbul and Alta. You may find frequent flights from Oslo, Istanbul and Paris to Alta.
Are you looking for cheap fares for Alta flights? In the coming 3 months: Istanbul Alta 4,644 TL, Jeddah Alta 12,362 TL and Oslo Alta 926 TL
Better to book your flight to Alta 70 days before departure to get the best fares on average.
October and February months are the highest season for Norway, Alta. The prices are higher compared to the other periods. You will find the cheapest flight prices in the following months: January and November.
The town of Alta, located within the borders of Finnmark city of Norway, is known as the City of Northern Lights or Nordlysbyen Alta. Due to its geographical location, Alta, where different states struggled for sovereignty for centuries, was a Finnish region for years as a northern defense outpost.
Nazi attacks and World War II. The city, which was almost rebuilt due to fires in World War II, is also known as the commercial center of Norway's Finnmark region. The city, where even English lords came to fish, is home to many alternative opportunities and activities, as it had the best salmon in the world in the 19th century.
Alta is a center famous for winter sports and winter tourism. In the city, you can participate in safari activities with a snowmobile, where you can experience the views of the North Pole. The tracks in these tours are 30-35 km long. These tours, which include a visit to the Igloo Hotel, offer a unique experience.
The ice hotels and igloos, which are open from December to the end of March in the city, are an activity you can choose for a unique accommodation experience. Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel is a facility that is built from scratch every year. You can sleep in sleeping bags made of reindeer skin in the ice rooms where the temperature is fixed between -7 and -4 degrees in the guest rooms.
Alta Canyon is known as one of the largest canyons in Northern Europe. There are more than 10 km of hiking and biking trails in the canyon, where you can do activities such as canoeing, hiking, climbing, water sports, boat tours or walking tours. During your hike, you can photograph the unique landscapes from Gargia Mountain to the Canyon.
The Northern Lights Observatory in Haldde is very popular in the area as the first viewing point of the Northern Lights. Scientists researching the Northern Lights, with its unique fjord views and interesting architecture, the observatory should be included in your travel notes. There is no car access to the observatory. You have to take a 2 hour walk. This place has an alternative route, which is mostly frequented by backpackers.
Alta Museum is one of the most important museums of Northern Europe geography, where rock drawings on the UNESCO World Heritage List are exhibited. The oldest of the drawings made on the rocks during the hunter-gatherer period dates back even more than 7,000 years. Rock art exhibitions, northern lights and exhibitions with different themes are also held in the museum. The museum also has a gift shop and a cafe with beautiful views of the Alta fjord.
What to Eat in Alta?
Alta is a destination where you can experience different tastes from all over the world. There is a wide variety from Far East flavors such as Chinese, Korean and Japanese to Middle Eastern flavors such as kebab and doner kebab.
In the city where the local cuisine of Norway and the Finnish cuisine meet, vegetables are mainly used in local delicacies. Venison and pork are also frequently used. Tapas-style snacks can save the day.
How to Get to Alta?
Unfortunately, there is no direct flight option from Turkey to Alta. It is necessary to use one or more connecting flights to reach the city. Istanbul Airport and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport are mainly used for connecting flights from Turkey to Alta. The transit time between Istanbul and Alta varies between 13 and 18 hours. The airlines that fly most frequently on this route are Turkish Airlines (THY) and Scandinavian Airlines. Oslo is the most frequent transit point for transportation to the city.
Alta, a multicultural settlement in Norway where you can feel the Finnish culture, is a destination worth exploring with its natural landscapes and impressive architectural structures. To start exploring Alta, you can take a look at the flight ticket options on turna.com.
|Popular Flights||Ticket Price|
|Malaga - Alta||3,996.24|
|Brussels - Alta||9,121.04|
|Copenhagen - Alta||2,161.76|
|Istanbul - Alta||4,644.43|
|Jeddah - Alta||44,950.71|
|Oslo - Alta||925.84|
|Phoenix - Alta||50,126.55|
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