Sightseeing bus from Go Fjords driving next to Vøringsfossen waterfall

Hardangerfjord Cruise and Vøringsfossen Waterfall

Cruise on the Hardangerfjord and explore the mighty Vøringsfossen waterfall

Experience the best of Western Norway with this day trip that combines two stunning attractions – the Hardangerfjord and Vøringsfossen waterfall.


  • Experience the power and beauty of Vøringsfossen waterfall
  • Stunning fjord cruise, lose yourself in the beautiful fjordscapes of Hardanger
  • Learn about the fjords, glaciers and waterfalls at the Norwegian Nature Center
  • Unique experience walking behind Steinsdalsfossen
  • Beautiful bus ride with audio guide in English and German

Departure points and starting locations

This tour offers multiple departure points. The long version starts in Bergen, with a bus ride to Norheimsund, where you will embark on the Hardangerfjord cruise to Eidfjord. You can also start from the fjord villages of Norheimsund, Lofthus, Ulvik, and Kinsarvik.

Hardangerfjord cruise

Board a fjord cruise and enjoy breathtaking views of the Hardangerfjord, passing by fruit orchards, waterfalls, and mountains. The boat stops at charming villages for picturesque photo opportunities.

Norwegian Nature Center and electric bus tour

Upon arrival at Eidfjord, an electric bus awaits you next to the quay. Hop on and visit the Norwegian Nature Center – Hardanger, an exciting center for Norwegian nature, climate, and environment. Enjoy a spectacular journey through fjords, mountains, and waterfalls in the new panoramic film at the center.

The bus continues through Måbødalen, navigating winding roads to the highlight of the trip – the magnificent Vøringsfossen waterfall. An audio guide in English and German provides commentary about the sights along the way.

Vøringsfossen waterfall exploration

Vøringsfossen is a true natural wonder that has captivated visitors for centuries. With its stunning 182-meter drop, the waterfall is a majestic display of raw power and beauty. The sheer force of the water cascading down the rugged cliff creates an awe-inspiring sight.

As you stand before the waterfall, the mist from the thundering waters will envelop you, and the roar of the falls will fill your ears. The stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys will leave you feeling humbled by the grandeur of nature. You have 1 hour and 15 minutes to explore Vøringsfossen on your own.

Steinsdalsfossen and return to Bergen

The return journey to Bergen includes a delightful 45-minute stop at Steinsdalsfossen waterfall, near Norheimsund. Marvel at the waterfall and its enchanting surroundings, and walk behind the cascading water for a unique perspective.

During this stop, you can visit two souvenir shops for memorable keepsakes or gifts. Additionally, there’s a charming café nearby where you can buy refreshments like coffee, snacks, soda, or ice cream.


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