There are daily departures in season, and you can choose either direction of travel for your ticket – from Tau to Preikestolhytta or from Preikestolhytta to Tau. You receive an open ticket and can choose the departure which best suits you. What if the bus is full? It's usually not very long until the next departure!
If you choose this option, it's important to bear in mind that the price does not include ferry tickets. These must be purchased separately on-board the ferry.
The hike itself is around 6 km (350 m of ascent) over hilly terrain. The estimated duration is four hours in total. The trail is well-marked and must be completed without a guide.
Remember to bring the right equipment!
It's important that you wear good sensible clothing. A hike in the high mountains requires walking boots, warm clothes and wind and waterproof outer layers. Remember also to bring food and plenty to drink.
Safety is important
There is no guide for this hike and it is undertaken at your own risk. Always check the weather forecast before setting out on a hike. The weather can change quickly in the mountains, and extra clothing, food and drink is essential in case the trip takes longer than anticipated.
This tour is operated by Tide. If you have any questions, please contact Tide's customer service desk at [email protected] or phone +4755238700. Opening hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday/Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.