Hammerfest is the northernmost town in the world and the gate to the Barents Sea. Here we have an active urban community,
a lot of culture, beautiful nature and activities for tourists.
Experience the arctic seasons in the micro metropolis 70 degrees north. 

Guided Hike on Gammelveien
Photo: Ørjan Bertelsen. Hiking tour on Gammelveien. Hiking path around the mountain Salen.
Daily Sightseeing Tour
Photo: Ziggi Wantuch. Daily sightseeing tour through the northernmost town in the world. Meridian Column, mountain Salen and the Museum of Reconstruction for Finnmark and Northern Troms.
Into the Ice – Winter Expedition
Photo: Ziggi Wantuch. Into the Ice tour. Join the arctic expedition on the mountain Salen in Hammerfest. Roald Amundsens South Pole expedition. Adolf Henrik Lindstrøm. Biff a la Lindstrøm. Norwegian flag.
Roundtrip with SørøysundXpressen
SørøysundXpressen, speed boat to Akkarfjord, Sørøya.
Town Walk - downloadable map
Town walk - downloadable map. Discover hammerfest yourself. The Polar Bear Society, Museum of Reconstruction, Hammerfest Church and Catholic church.
Cycling on the top of the world. Rent an E-Bike. Cycling to the Fishing Village Forsøl, to Mount Storfjellet, to mount Tyven, Hønseby on Seiland and Storsanden on Sørøya. SkaidiXtreme.
Photo: Ziggi Wantuch. Do you want to hike on top of the world. Hiking possibilities are endles in Hammerfest area, Sørøya, Seiland and Kvalsund.
You can either fish in our numerous lakes, the rivers or in the sea. Freshwater fishin and fishing in the sea.
You can swim in three swimming halls, many lakes and the Arctic sea. Isbjørnhallen, Sanitetsbadet, Rypefjord Breidarblikk, Kirkegårdsbukt, Ytre Forsøl, Akkarfjord pool, Storsand.
You can ski albin in Hammerfest or Skaidi or ski cross-country skiing. Hammerfest Alpin and Skaidi Alpin.
Arctic Culture Center
Arctic Culture Center is the place where you can experience art from all angles. Learn to play piano or another instrument or learn dancing. Dansarena Nord. See a movie, theater, Concert, Music.
Hammerfest Bowling
Bowling in Hammerfest. Hammerfest Bowling.
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Hamnegata 3, 9600 Hammerfest
+47 78 41 21 85
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