Cruises from Eidfjord
Daily fjord cruises departing from Eidfjord with the catamaran "Vøringen".
Cruise 1: From Eidfjord to Sima and the Osafjord
At the breathtaking Simafjord, the mountains tower steeply up from the banks of the fjord. Gaze up at the beautiful mountains and the quaint mountain farm of Kjeåsen at 530 metres above sea level. The cruise continues to the narrow Osafjord.
Cruise 2: From Eidfjord to Sima, including a guided tour of Sima Power Station
You sail past the incredibly steep mountain walls surrounding the Simafjord, and pay a visit to one of the largest hydroelectric power stations in Europe. Guided tours of the power station which has been constructed 700 metres inside the mountain walls.
Five-day round trip by car
Hardangervidda - Kinsarvik - Eidfjord
Day 1: Drive from Bergen to Kvanndal (117 kilometres), and take the ferry to Kinsarvik (50 minutes).
In Kinsarvik you can walk the trail from Kinsarvik to Husedalen Valley. In this valley you can explore four great waterfalls and magnificent nature. From here there are marked trails to Hardangervidda, one of Europe's largest mountain plateaus. In Kinsarvik there are several places to stay overnight.
Day 2: After a day in the mountains, a nice alternative can be to spend the day at the theme park in Kinsarvik. The children kan play in the pool or drive boats, whilst the adults get a guided tour of Hardanger Bestikk, a cutlery factory.
Day 3: Departure from Kinsarvik to Eidfjord (30 kilometres).
In Eidfjord you can spend the day doing different activities. How about an adventure with the Troll Train through Måbødalen? Or you can get to know the animals at Hardangervidda Nature Centre.
If you would like to be active you can explore Eidfjord and the area by bike or try the climbing wall.
There are different camp sites and hotels in Eidfjord where you can stay overnight.
Day 4: Departure from Eidfjord to Hardangervidda. Drive to Isdalen (24 kilometres from Eidfjord) and park here before walking in towards Hardangerjøkulen, a nice hike through stunning nature good for children and adults. Spend the night at Liseth Pensjonat og Hyttetun.
Day 5: Drive to Halne Fjellstove and take the ferry "Halnekongen" over the Halnefjord, and back later the same day. If you want to go hiking on Hardangervidda, this is an excellent way to get to the heart of it.