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You can easily explore Hardangerfjord from Bergen; www.hardangerfjord.com is a good resource.


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$245.12 Day Trips & Excursions

Hardangerfjord and Vøringfossen Private Tour from Bergen

Following a morning pickup at your Bergen hotel or the cruise port, depart Bergen at 9am and travel to Hardangerfjord with your private guide. Along the way, enjoy sweeping views over the lakes and mountains for which the region is famous, and stop for photos at the Bratte and Steinsdals waterfalls.On arrival in Hardangerfjord, travel along the shoreline and marvel at the beauty of the surrounding scenery. Cross the fjord by Hardangerfjord Bridge — one of the longest suspension bridges in the world — then pass the small town of Eidfjord on route to the village of Øvre Eidfjord. Here, visit the Hardangervidda Nature Center (own expense) — an exhibition of Hardangervidda’s diverse flora, fauna, and wildlife.Enjoy a traditional Norwegian lunch in a local café (own expense), then continue on to the waterfall at Vøringfossen — widely considered the most impressive in the area. When your time at Vøringfossen comes to an end, return a different route via the town of Voss to your starting point in Bergen.

$339.49 Day Trips & Excursions

Hardangerfjord Day Trip from Bergen

Starting at Bergen Station, the 12-hour trip first takes you by train to Voss and continues by coach through scenic western mountain terrain to the delightful village of Ulvik. If you happen to be here during the springtime, you will see beautiful fruit trees in full blossom.From Ulvik, your tour continues by boat to Eidfjord where you will take a sightseeing trip to Vøringsfossen waterfall (Norway’s biggest waterfall) and stop by the Hardangervidda Natursenter (Nature Center) located at the foot of the falls (entry fee is your own expense).A cruise on the stunning Hardangerfjord introduces you to natural and cultural gems of the region. If the Sognefjord is the king of the fjords of Western Norway, the Hardangerfjord is surely the queen.The adventure continues by boat to Norheimsund, where a bus will be waiting to take you back to Bergen. You will pass the cascading Steinsdalsfossen waterfall on the way.

$117.89 Outdoor Activities

Bergen to Hardangerfjord Fjord Adventure

Whilst in Bergen do you want a day out on the Fjords seeing some of the most stunning views Norway has to offer. There are not many waterfalls on the journey, but the coastal landscape is stunning, with skerries and small islands, until you start on the Hardangerfjord.  Our boat is the best and quickest way to get a return cruise from Bergen to Rosendal. Once in Rosendal some of the best know attractions are here and you have free time to explore these at your leisure, see the dazzling Hardangerfjord, the fourth longest fjord in the world, and the second longest fjord in Norway.   Close to the Rosendal pier is the famous Folgefonna National Park with the country’s third largest glacier located in the centre of the national park. This park is Exotic and dramatic and has attracted tourists since 1833. Here are glacier tongues and icefalls, wild valleys, and raging rivers of rushing meltwater and scenic summer pastures.  Please bear in mind if you would like to have a glacier excursion, then you will need to book a guide and it can take up to 40 minutes to get from Rosendal to the glacier. Also during your time we suggest you see the Baroniet (Barony) in Rosendal, this is a historic estate and manor house dating back to the 1600s.   Scandinavia’s smallest castle is located here, based in a picturesque setting with enchanting, fragrant gardens as well as cafes and a restaurant. Our modern, comfortable boats offer sundecks and kiosks with refreshments, including beer and wine.  Please note the Barony is not open in September, from October to end of April their is free entrance to Rosendal Gardens at the Barony.  From June to end of August you can enjoy a guided tour (payable locally) around the grounds. The cruise takes two hours from Bergen to Rosendal and two hours back so make sure you leave enough time to enjoy yourself once in Rosendal.  The stone park in Rosendal has free entrance, a guided tour around the Baroniet is normally 150 NOK which you can pay directly at the manor house. The departure Monday to Friday is 08:50 from Bergen and 14.25 departure back from Rosendal, on Saturdays and Sundays the times are 11am from Bergen and return 16.35 from Rosendal.  Book now to make the most of the stunning sights Norway has to offer in and around Bergen.

$1192 Day Trips & Excursions

Fjord cruise on the Hardanger Fjord and Bergen - Princess 50 yacht

The Yach is a Princess 50 named M/Y Iselina Bella, a nice boat for charter in the Hardanger Fjord, one of the most visited areas in Norway. We have our base in the middle of the Hardanger Fjord, and operate the whole area Bergen - Os - Rosendal - Ullensvang - Eidfjord - Ulvik - Odda, Stavanger.The Princess 50 is certified for 12 passengers, a great and popular offer for tourists, visitors, families and others in the Hardangerfjord area. We have given guests from all parts of the world a great experience in out yacht, either just for a sightseeing on the Fjord, or as a transport between the hotel and airport in Bergen. We have suggestions for  trips, but most important are the tailor made trips where we meet you where you are, and go where you want to go. Very often we see that guests want to be picked up at their hotel, to go to Bergen airport, or the other way. On this trip we can offer lunch onboard, or we can stop for lunch or dinner at a restaurant along the Fjord. Also attractions can be stopped by, for example the Baroniet in Rosendal (Manor from 1665), or Folgefonna glacier to mention some.   The yacht is the best boat trip offer in the Hardanger region, with a great boat for guests who wants a trip on the fjord for some hours, several day trip, fishing trip (almost with fish-guarantee), transportation, or sightseeing inside a narrow fjord with waterfalls without roads, only accessible by boat. We show you the best the Hardanger Fjord can offer, including a local captain with good knowledge of the area and all the best places to go. "M/Y Iselina Bella" has a great lounge inside, on aft deck, and on top (flybridge). We have 3 cabins and two bathrooms. With this we can give an exclusive experience for a reasonable price.  The guest can have a shower, have a sleep in one of the cabins, or enjoy the view and trip from inside the saloon or from the panoramic Flybridge.Payment we accept cash, Visa card, Vipps or Invoice.  We are always smiling and are welcoming our guests warmly, and give all we can to please our customers. The trips are always guided if the guests want to know what we see on the way, and we always have coffee and snacks onboard included in the trip. Lunch can be arranged after agreement and wishes, we use one of the local hotels or restaurants as catering partner.  Coordination of arrival/ departure with hotels and taxi/ limo driver by telephone on each trip.All trips are priced independently upon inquiry, for the best possible price and experience for each individual trip.  Trip may last from 3 hours to several days.Welcome to a great yacht trip on the Hardanger Fjord :)  https://www.hardanger-fjord.no/aboutushttps://www.facebook.com/Hardangerfjordas/ https://en.hardangerfjord.com/activities/fjord-cruise-with-hardanger-fjord-as-p4349323

$216.98 Day Trips & Excursions

The Queen of the Fjords - mini-tour from Bergen, 6 hours

This is a short round-trip by car to the amazing Hardanger area. Our professional driver-guide picks you up at your hotel in Bergen centre (cruise ship port) and our tour starts. Pick-up time: from 9:00am to 9:30am.  From Bergen we travel to the Osterfjord and then by route #7 to the Hardangerfjord. Route #7 is one of the National Tourist Routes – an attraction in itself. We will make two stops at waterfalls Fossen Bratte and Steinsdalsfossen. Approximate time at each waterfall: 20-30 minutes. From a small town of Norheimsund we drive along the beautiful Hardangerfjord to Mundheim village – many wonderful opportunities to take pictures along the way and maybe a couple of stops to stretch your legs. From Mundheim we continue to the Bjørnefjord, we cross the fjord on a ferry (tickets are included) and return to Bergen. On this tour you will see 3 fjords, stop at 2 waterfalls, experience the amazingly beautiful nature of the Western Norway and the Hardanger region. Our driver-guide will inform you about life in Norway, its history and culture, and introduce you to the Norwegian classical, folk and pop music – the perfect soundtrack to the journey. Car on this tour is one of our Mercedes minivans. When only 3 people are going on this tour, we may use our Tesla Model X. All of our cars have Passenger Transport Licence.

$458.99 Transfers & Ground Transport

STANDARD - Bergen - Norheimsund transfer

Transfer from Bergen airport / Bergen city center to the town of Norheimsund situated on the Hardangerfjord (or vice versa).   Distance: 77 km (48 miles)  Some examples:   Bergen airport - Norheimsund port (or vice versa).   Bergen airport - Sandven Hotel in Norheimsund (or vice versa).    Bergen city center - Norheimsund port (or vice versa).    Bergen city center - Sandven Hotel in Norheimsund (or vice versa).     Professional English speaking driver picks you up at Bergen International Airport or Bergen city center and transports you by minivan to your destination in Norheimsund, or the other way around: picks you up in Norheimsund and transports you by minivan to Bergen International Airport Flesland or Bergen center.  We use one of our minivans for this transfer. For less than 4 passengers and limited amount of luggage, we can use a smaller car. All of our cars have Passenger Transport Licence and operate according to Norwegian legislation.

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