Pulpit Rock, Bergen & Norway in a Nutshell

View of Lysefjord from Pulpit Rock by Paul Edmundson, Fjord Norway

Fjord tour package – 6 nights

Experience the famous Pulpit Rock and UNESCO Naeroyfjord in one trip. Join a boat cruise on Lysefjord to see the famous mountain plateau high above the fjord, visit the cities of Bergen and Stavanger and enjoy a ride on the famous Flam Railway.

This tour is flexible and you may add nights, exciting activities like a hiking trip to the Pulpit Rock to your trip.

Our trips are based on our goal of sustainable tourism, with eco-friendly travel that leaves as small an environmental footprint on nature as possible.

This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)

Prices from NOK 12500 per person
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Day to day itinerary:

Parliament building, Oslo Norway. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Oslo Parliament Building

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo

Individual arrival to Oslo and check in at a centrally located hotel. In Oslo you can visit the iconic Opera House, the spectacular Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking Ship Museum, the Holmenkollen Ski Jump.
Enjoy the extensive waterfront of Oslo with the vibrant Aker Brygge & Tjuvholmen pedestrian areas & the spectacular wooden Astrup Fearnley Museum.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
Read about Oslo

Optional:
Add City sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo

Stavanger Old Town by CH, Visit Norway

Old Stavanger

DAY 2 – Oslo to Stavanger

1 hour flight to Stavanger. Check in to a centrally located hotel. Enjoy exploring Stavanger for the rest of the day. Despite being the oil capital of Norway, the city still retains its old charm as a famous seaport.
Many of its tiny wooden houses, some of which have been around for 9 centuries, still remain. Stavanger has also burst out with some of the most intriguing museums in the southwest of Norway.
Spend 2 nights in Stavanger

Pulpit Rock seen from Lysefjord by Pixabay

Pulpit Rock seen from Lysefjord

DAY 3 – Cruise to Lysefjord

Experience the famous Pulpit Rock from the fjord! On this tour, you will be taken on a refreshing fjord cruise to the Lysefjord. The Lysefjord offers waterfalls, idyllic islands and stunning nature.
Discover the “mysterious” Vagabonds’ Cave, the goats and get a taste of the fresh mountain water from the Hengjane waterfall. And last but not least, see the world famous Pulpit Rock high above the fjord.

On top of Pulpit Rock by Pixabay

Amazing view from Pulpit Rock

Optional add-on:

Hiking trip to Pulpit Rock & additional night in Stavanger 
This guided trip will take you on one of Norway’s most popular and spectacular hikes. Situated only a few hours from Stavanger, Pulpit Rock – or “Preikestolen” in Norwegian – is a towering cliff-plateau directly suspended over the Lysefjord. The top offers unobstructed views over the meandering blue fjord.

Ferry crossing Norway by CH, Visit Norway

Crossing Bjornafjord by ferry

DAY 4 – Stavanger to Bergen

Travel by coach to Bergen. Relax on board the coach and enjoy the view of glittering fjords, snow-capped peaks and idyllic small farms along the way. You will also cross the Bjornafjord by ferry. Afternoon arrival to Bergen. Check in to a hotel in the city centre.
Spend 3 nights in Bergen

Bergen Bryggen area by Viale, Hurtigruten

Bergen UNESCO Bryggen

DAY 5 – Bergen

Spend the day at leisure in Bergen. Visit the UNESCO Bryggen wharf, take the Funicular to Mount Floyen with a marvellous view of the city below.
Make sure to visit the authentic areas with tiny wooden houses & narrow streets at the hillside and at the Nordnes peninsula.
Read more about Bergen

Cruise to Mostraumen by Rodne Fjordcruise www.rodne.no

Cruise to Mostraumen

Optional add-on:

3 hour fjord cruise from Bergen to Mostraumen
This spectacular tour from Bergen takes you up the 27-km long Osterfjord in Hordaland province. Underway, the fjord narrows between the steep mountains as you are brought safely through the strong currents of the shallow and narrow Mostraumen strait.
The add-ons with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Cornelius by Cornelius Seafood Restaurant

Experience one of Norway's finest seafood restaurants

Optional add-on:

Dinner at Cornelius Seafood Restaurant
Just outside the city of Bergen, you will find Cornelius, one of Norway’s best seafood restaurants. It is situated right by the sea on a small island with spectacular views of the fjord, mountains, skerries, and passing boats and ships. Nothing beats the taste and texture of seafood that has just been caught from the cold and clear waters.
The add-ons with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Cruise on Sognefjord by Sverre Hornevik, Flam AS

Amazing Sognefjord

DAY 6 – Day excursion, Norway in a Nutshell ®

Start the Norway in a Nutshell® combination trip by train from Bergen to Voss, where a connecting coach picks you up at the train station. Stalheim canyon: Continue across local mountain areas to the Gudvangen valley, with an amazing detour to the Stalheim canyon & the Stalheimskleiva hairpin road.
In the tiny fjord village of Gudvangen you board a ferry for a 2-hour fjord cruise on the inner branches of the Sognefjord; the Naeroyfjord & the Aurlandsfjord. Disembark in Flam fjord village.

Scenic Flam Railway by Sverre Hjørnevik, Flam AS

Experience the Flam Railway

Flam Railway & Bergen Line

Board the famous Flam Railway for an unforgettable journey from fjord to mountain, through the scenic Flam Valley with mountain peaks, cascading waterfalls & the beautiful river. At the Myrdal mountain station you change to the main Bergen Line. Travel back to Bergen.

Sognefjord cruise, leaving Aurland village. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Cruise on Aurlandsfjord

Pulpit Rock by Paul Edmundson, Fjord Norway

Amazing Pulpit Rock

THIS TRIP INCLUDES:

Accommodation
4* Hotels w. breakfast buffet
in Oslo, Stavanger & Bergen

Transport
Flight Oslo-Stavanger
Coach Stavanger-Bergen

Activities & Excursions
Lysefjord cruise incl. audio-guiding
Norway in a Nutshell day excursion incl. UNESCO Naeroyfjord & Flam Railway (unescorted)

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What our customers say:

  • I wanted to thank everybody. We had a wonderful trip. Everything went well and fortunately we had the chance to see the lights while on the cruise. All my friends in Turkey would like to go on a similar trip. So I will be in touch with you. Thanks again and best wishes to all of you.

    Candan, Turkey

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    Alison, United States

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