Boat trip & Hiking
A perfect combination of mountains and sea with 360 degree views of the sea.” This may be the shortest and easiest hike that provides the best views of all the walks around Bergen.”
We take the express boat( 15 min) from Bergen city centre to Kleppestø on Askøy. From here, we walk to the highest point on the island.
Time: Approx. 4 hours in total. Approx. 2,5-hour walk.
Km: Approx. 5
Every Monday 14:00, and Friday 14:00 (Also possible on request for private hike other days.
We will be rewarded with fantastic views of the Byfjord and the surrounding islands of Sotra and Øygarden and across to Bergen and its mountains. Although it requires some effort, this may be the shortest and easiest walk that provides the best views of all the walks around Bergen.
Norway Mountain Guides have been to this summit more than 500 times, it`s not without reason.
This is an easy walk that is suitable for everyone. We walk slowly and enjoy the view of the city fjord, and being away from the crowds of tourists. If children come along on the walk, we will tell them stories about goblins and trolls.
This walk can be done all year, but don’t forget that the weather changes quickly. It is important to dress for the elements. The walk takes you up to the summit where it can be strong winds. When we arrive at our destination, Kolbeinsvarden, you can enjoy your packed lunch and a well-deserved break.
This is a walk for those who want panoramic views of the sea. We guarantee you a lovely and safe walk in good company and, not least, high spirits!
At the entrance to the Tourist Information in Bergen, Strandkaien 3. The trip starts at 14:00. Note: Be on time, the boat leaves at 14:15.
Use the button ” Shop now ” at the end of this page.The walk can be booked until 20:00 the evening before.
|Adults: From 18 years.||990,-|
|Children 10-17 years.||450,-|
|Family ticket : 2 adult+3 children||2190,-|
|Private tour / Group:||4990,-|
|Rental of hiking poles.||50,-|
|Not suitable for children under 10 years old.|
English and Norwegian.
A local mountain guide with long experience of the mountains in Western Norway. Boat trip from Bergen city centre to Askøy. Transport from the quay to the start of the walk (5-minute drive).
Does not include:
Return ticket (NOK 38,-).
Suitable for everyone, including seniors and children.
Yes, it can rain a lot in Bergen, but the weather is generally very changeable, and the light from the sea and the shifting cloud cover can be very fascinating.
Water and windproof jacket,hiking poles, good shoes, a cap, light hat, sunglasses, light gloves , bottle of water, camera and packed lunch/snack.
See the other great walks around Bergen, such as: ‘On Top of Bergen‘ or the ‘Bergen Classic “Vidden” walk from Mt Ulriken to Mt Fløyen’.
Prices may be subject to change.
We are sure that we have the lowest prices in Norway and have a price gurantee.
Note: Allways send us an email to confirm the tour from your guide.