Visit Hammerfest is the Destination Managment Organisation in the Hammerfest region.
We organise the local tourism industry with strategies that aim to develop the destination in a sustainable manner.
Our vision is to provide both locals and our dear guests with urban & arctic world class experiences
- that will leave them to care deeply about our nature and culture.
We reprecent more than 20 tourism operators located in the city of Hammerfest as well as the villages Skaidi, Kokelv, Havøysund
- and the islands Rolvsøya, Sørøya and Seiland. All of these places are within reach in less than 2 hours from Hammerfest by bus, car, ferry, ship or boat.
The region stretches from wide open mountain plateau to the cozy fishing villages by the Barents Sea and offers a great viarity of possibilities.
Visit Hammerfest is a private company, with Hammerfest and Måsøy municipality as the biggest shareholders.
We are 3 employees in the administration:
Managing Director: Sten Hansson
Destination Developer: Katrine Næss
Tourism Apprentice: Petter Pedersen