You get to enjoy a fjord cruise on the majestic Hardangerfjord, sailing past fruit orchards, waterfalls and mountains. On the cruise heading to Eidfjord, the boat will stop at a number of picturesque villages along the way.
Upon docking in Eidfjord in the Hardangerfjord region, you have 2 hours and 45 minutes to explore the village at your own pace. Shop local crafts, go for coffee or try some of the area’s food specialities. Located at the foot of Hardangervidda mountain plateau the nearby nature is also beautiful to explore.
Heading back the scenic route to Bergen, you swap the boat with a bus on the pier of Norheimsund. The last stage goes through rural nature in the Norwegian countryside back to Bergen.
Surrounded by towering cliffs and lush mountain sides the Hardangerfjord is a masterpiece of nature. Stretching for 179km (111mi), it's the second largest fjord in Norway and the fourth largest in the world.
The town is known for being a breathtaking panorama dwarfed by cascading waterfalls and steep mountains. Within its small town borders you can experience local food mixed with culture and traditions.
Lean back and enjoy the beauty of the landscape from a comfortable seat on a modern catamaran. If you want to take a picture or get closer to the natural scenery you travel through, step out on the open deck.
The fruit cultivation started in Hardanger in the 1300s. Today, 40% of the fruit made in Norway is produced here. During your cruise you will see a multitude of fruit farms making their livelihood along the fjord.
On the boat trip between Norheimsund and Eidfjord, the boat stops at 6 picturesque villages along the way including. Included in the stops are villages like Ullensvang and Kinsarvik. Each little village has its own special identity and story to tell.
Itinerary for Hardangerfjord Cruise
Bus to Norheimsund
Bergen bus station
Boat to Eidfjord
Town of Eidfjord
Boat to Norheimsund
Bus to Bergen
Norheimsund bus stop
Arrival in Bergen
Bergen bus station
Important on this trip
Meeting point at Bergen Bus Station, Platform O. Please meet 15 minutes before departure.
Meals are not included on this trip. Food and drinks can be purchased on the boat, or at local restaurants and grocery stores in Eidfjord.
Bring a windproof jacket in case of wind and cold temperatures on the fjord cruise.