Welcome to Bergen

Surrounded by seven hills and seven fjords, Bergen is an utterly beguiling city. The beautiful Unesco World Heritage–listed Bryggen is its centrepiece, and nature, be that mountains, fjords or sea, is never far away. But you'll also discover a dynamic cultural life, one a city 10 times its size would be proud of. Dive into its booming local food and coffee scene, fascinating art collections and excellent music... Read More

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$2499 Small group tours

Norwegian Fjord Hiking

The Vikings were some of the toughest people to ever walk this earth, and looking at the land that spawned them, it’s not hard to see why. Carved by the relentless North Atlantic for eons, the Norwegian fjordlands are a challenge that beckons hikers and mountaineers of all ages and abilities. This trip will put you on intimate terms with the great green hills, monstrous peaks, enormous glaciers, and flat-out gorgeous scenery of this isolated chunk of Scandinavia. Lace up your hiking boots and set forth in search of your own personal Valhalla.

$29.13 Guided tours

Bergen Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Bergen Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

When your cruise ship docks in the Bergen port, head out on this City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off sightseeing shore excursion and discover Bergen’s best attractions! Enjoy the comfortable seats and top deck of the open-top minibus as you travel around the city and explore at your own pace. Listen to the informative onboard audio guide, and hop off at any of the 13 stops whenever you want! You decide what sights you want to see and when you want to see them. When your feet start to hurt, simply hop back on the bus and head to the next attraction! A City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour is the perfect do-it-yourself shore excursion while you’re in port in Bergen. It’s a convenient way to travel around the city and see the sights at your leisure. Explore all the must-sees of the vibrant Norwegian city of Bergen, including St Mary's Church (the oldest building in Bergen), the Den Nasjonale Scene theater, the Fredriksberg Fortress and the Bergen Museum, which boasts one of the largest collections of cultural and natural history objects in Norway.Then visit the world-famous Fish Market (Fiske Torget), which offers a variety of fresh food, flowers and souvenirs. Or hop off at the Mount Fløien Funicular station, where you can board the Fløibanen funicular to the mountain top (own expense) and enjoy splendid views over the city and its surrounding islands.Don't miss a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed district of Bryggen, where you can see the characteristic colorful wooden houses at Bergen's old wharf and visit the Hanseatic Museum to learn about the Hanseatic League that traded stockfish and grain in this area for more than 400 years.The onboard audio commentary is available in eight languages (English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish and Norwegian) and provides you with interesting facts about Bergen's history, culture and sights.This excursion is located within a 10-minute walk to the cruise port, so you determine the time you return to your ship in Bergen. Please allow yourself ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.

$2499 Small group tours

Norwegian Fjord Hiking

The Vikings were some of the toughest people to ever walk this earth, and looking at the land that spawned them, it’s not hard to see why. Carved by the relentless North Atlantic for eons, the Norwegian fjordlands are a challenge that beckons hikers and mountaineers of all ages and abilities. This trip will put you on intimate terms with the great green hills, monstrous peaks, enormous glaciers, and flat-out gorgeous scenery of this isolated chunk of Scandinavia. Lace up your hiking boots and set forth in search of your own personal Valhalla.

$5099 Small group tours

Norwegian Fjords and Polar Bears of Spitsbergen

Set sail from Bergen – the gateway to Norway's fjords – to the remote shores of Svalbard on this dazzling 15-day odyssey across the Norwegian Sea. Walk across the glaciers that carved the stunning landscapes, explore subarctic islands by Zodiac in search of polar bears, walk through history at UNESCO-protected historical sites, and much more. Don’t merely pine for the fjords; find them.

$2124 Small group tours

Cruise the Norwegian Fjords - Tromsø to Bergen

Venture into the magical and mysterious lands along the coast of the Norwegian Sea for close encounters with glaciers and gorgeous fjordscapes. Perfect for explorers long on ambition but short on time, this eight-day expedition brings you to important sites of Norway’s ancient history, UNESCO-protected historic sites, and some of the most incredible nature you’ll ever see. The journey is short, but the memories will last you the rest of your life.