The landscape in Salangen municipality consists of fjords with a unique archipelago,
perfect for boating and fishing. The mountains invite to exiting top trips of
different nature, both on hiking and on skis.
In Salangen you find North Norway's first air-strip, currently used for parachute and small-flying activity. Midnight Sun Boogie is a spectacular offer for parachute enthusiasts from all over the world. Every year, several thousand visitors come to Salangen the first weekend in July, to experience fishing, people and concerts with international and national bands, at the coolest fish competition in Norway, Millionfisken! The prizes in the competition are worth more than 1 million NOK each year.
New Year's Eve in Salangen is spectacular and popular. More than 2000 people meet in Salangen every year on New Year's Eve to celebrate A show of colourful fireworks, combined with good music. A wonderful happening were people come from far away to experience.
In Salangen there is many arctic experiences and activities. Fishing in the fjord, fishing in the river, hiking in Sagelva's caves, hiking in the mountains, cycling in marked terrain trails, or paddling the river are some examples. In other way the perfect place to experience an Arctic Archipelago!