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Fjord Norway Vestland BERGEN

Boat cruise Bergen - Rosendal (round-trip) on The Hardangerfjord Express

  • Strandkaiterminalen, Bergen
  • +47 51895270
  •  /  km From You

Visit beautiful Rosendal on a day trip from Bergen. The tour is available all year. See the village, the rose garden at the Barony or go hiking.

Boat cruise from Bergen to Rosendal (round-trip; the ticket is only valid for the return on the same day). The cruise takes about two hours one way, and you can spend 3 1/2 hours in Rosendal, where you can stroll around this beautiful village, visit the Barony Rosendal and its rose garden, The Folgefonn Centre or go for a walk in lovely scenery. (Entry tickets not included).

Folgefonna Center:
At Folgefonna Center you can learn about Folgefonna National Park, climate change, nature diversity and sustainable use of natural resources. In the interactive exhibition you can learn about the interaction between man and nature. The Folgefonna Center is located close to where the boat docks, in the center of Rosendal. Here you will also find Tourist Information.

Barony Rosendal:
In the summer months you can also visit the Barony in Rosendal, which is Scandinavia's smallest castle and the only one of its kind in the country. The castle is within walking distance to the center of Rosendal and is famous for its magnificent landscape park with the rose garden and a rich cultural program with concerts, bourgeois theater, lectures and art exhibitions. There is also a nice garden cafe next to the herb garden.

NB: Please note that entry tickets for the Folgefonna Center is not included. 

The boat also stops at Flesland and Os on its way to and from Rosendal.

Itinerary Monday - Friday 2021:
Boat departure Bergen at 08:50, arrival Rosendal at 10:45
Boat departure Rosendal at 14:25, arrival Bergen at 16:20
Departure in Bergen is close to Tourist Information at the Strandkai terminal.

Itinerary Saturday & Sunday 1 May to 30 September 2021:
Boat departure Bergen at 11:00, arrival Rosendal at 12:55
Boat departure Rosendal at 16:35, arrival Bergen at 18:25
Departure in Bergen is close to Tourist Information at the Strandkai terminal.

Please note that the following public holidays will be operating on a Sunday schedule in 2021:
Thursday 1 April
Friday 2 April
Monday 5 April
Saturday 1 May
Thursday 13 May
Monday 17 May
Monday 24 May
Thursday 26 December

24 December - closed
25 December - closed


The trip must be booked at least two working days before departure.

Once the order is completed, you will receive an automatic confirmation by email. Within a few days, you will receive a new email from with your ticket for the boat cruise attached. Once sent from us, your order is 100% confirmed. You can print the tickets or show them on your mobile when boarding.

Cancellation policy:
If canceled up to three days before departure, all paid tickets will be refunded with 100%. After this deadline, 100% will only be refunded in the event of injury / illness confirmed by a doctor. You can change your ticket to another date reserved for available capacity.

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Outdoor Activities

  • Daytrips (5-11 hours)

Opening hours

May 1, 2021 – Sep 30, 2021
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri 8:50 AM–10:45 AM 2:25 PM–4:20 PM
Sat Sun 11:00 AM–12:55 PM 4:35 PM–6:25 PM
Oct 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2021
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri 8:50 AM–10:45 AM 2:25 PM–4:20 PM
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Description Price*
Adults , boat only 618.00 Return
Children , boat only 412.00 Return
Student , boat only 494.00 Return
Senior over 67, boat only 412.00 Return
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The Boat cruise Bergen - Rosendal (round-trip) on The Hardangerfjord Express has obtained certification for their environmental efforts by:
Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism.
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