Regions

Southwest

Starting Point

Stavanger

Best time to travel

late May - early September

Recommended Length

8 - 10 days

Best for

Outdoor Adventure

Activity Level **

4/5

ICONS OF THE WESTERN FJORDS

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

- fantastic scenery and exciting outdoor adventures along the mighty Hardangerfjord
- enjoy the views over the scenic Lysefjord from Preikistolen and Kjerag
- conquer Trolltunga and experience sunset and sunrise on an overnight hiking tour
- discover local culinary tradition on a visit to a cider farm and a food tour in Bergen

Discover the fantastic scenery along the Southwestern fjords of Norway on this nine days tour suggestion. Enjoy the fantastic and rewarding views from iconic landmarks such as Preikistolen, Kjerag or Trolltunga after some moderate hiking and take in the beautiful glacial scenery with fjords, waterfalls and mountains on cycling, kayaking and rafting adventures. Further, you will learn about local culture and gastronomy on a visit to a local cider farm and while exploring Bergen and Stavanger.

TOUR SUGGESTION

Day 1 - arrival - overnight in Stavanger
Day 2 - Lysefjord boat tour - Kjerag hike - overnight in Stavanger (160km)
Day 3 - Preikestolen sunrise hike - overnight in Stavanger (150km)
Day 4 - cycling tour Røldal - overnight in Røldal (180km)
Day 5 - Trolltunga sunset hike - overnight Trolltungs campsite (50km)
Day 6 - Trolltunga - cider farm visit and tasting- overnight in Eidfjord (80km)
Day 7 - white water jumping and rafting in the Hardangervidda National Park - overnight Eidfjord
Day 8 - sea kayaking in the Hardangerfjord - food tour in Bergen - overnight in Bergen (160km)
Day 9 - departure

SERVICES INCLUDED

- accommodation in good standard middle-class hotels and/or guesthouses
- private care hire for the entire trip
- activities, visits and tours as outlined, with a certified, English speaking guide where desired/required
- all taxes and insurances for the activities
- expert travel planning, trip preparation and 24/7 on-tour support

*  The activity level is based on the amount of tours and activities included (1 - few tours and activities with a lot of free time, 5 - a lot of tours and activities with little free time). The activity level does not reflect the difficulty of the activities or tours included. Itineraries can be tailored to match the preferred level of activity.