Experience the beautiful UNESCO-protected Nærøyfjord with its steep mountainsides and breathtaking waterfalls Norway's longest fjord Sognefjord.
The Sognefjord & Nærøyfjord in a nutshell tour from Bergen is the perfect alternative for those longing for the full fjord package!
Your tour from Bergen starts by train on the scenic Bergen Railway from Bergen to Voss. The train ride takes approxomately 1,5 hours and offers great views of the fjords and countryside between Bergen and Voss. At Voss a bus will be waiting for you to take you to Gudvangen. On the way you travel down the steep Stalheimskleiva! This is one of Northern Europe's steepest roads and winds its way through 13 sharp hairpin bends offering beautiful views.
From Gudvangen you embark on your fjord cruise on the UNESCO-protected Nærøyfjord. Have your camera ready - the Nærøyfjord offers stunning views of steep mountainsides, hanging valleys, towering peaks and waterfalls and is one of the best examples of Norway's natural beauty.
Upon arrival in Kaupanger, you continue your tour along the Sognefjord by bus from Kaupanger to Sogndal and Sogndal to Leikanger. The bus travels along the Sognefjord so your will get to see the mighty Sognefjord from land before you embark on an epic fjord cruise on the Sognefjord! The fjord cruise on the Sognefjord from Leikanger to Bergen takes approx. 4,5 hours and the boat stops in several quaint villages along it's route. During your time on the boat you will really get to see "the King of fjords" up close!
Schedule 19 June - 27 August 2017:
08:43: Train from Bergen Railway Station
09:56: Arrival Voss
10:10: Bus from Voss to Gudvangen. Bus stop 250 meters from the train station. Bus No. 950 to Gudvangen.
11:20: Arrival Gudvangen
12:00: Boat from Gudvangen from the main quay. The quay is marked Fjord2.
14:45: Arrival Kaupanger
14:51: Bus from Kaupanger to Sogndal
15:11: Arrival Sogndal
16:00: Bus from Sogndal to Leikanger
16:25: Arrival Leikanger
16:25: Ekpress boat from Leikanger
20:45 Arrival Strandkaiterminalen in Bergen, close to Tourist Information at Fisketorget.
Timetable for 2018 will be published during spring 2018. Minor changes may occur.