Rosendal & Hardangerfjord Cruise - Self guided day tour

Rosendal & Hardangerfjord Cruise - Self guided day tour

Let us take you through some of western Norway’s most striking scenery, with grand mountains rising from the fjords and imposing waterfalls. The Express Cruise is the easiest and fastest way to get from Bergen to the village of Rosendal. This is where you’ll find some of the region’s star attractions: dazzling Hardangerfjord, and Folgefonna National Park with the country’s third largest glacier. Not in the least Barony Rosendal, with roots in the 1600s, Scandinavia’s smallest castle in an idyllic setting with lovely, fragrant gardens as well as cafes and a restaurant. The modern, comfortable boats have sundecks and kiosks offering refreshments, including beer and wine.

Departure from Bergen
Monday - Friday: 8.50 am (All year)
Saturday - Sunday - Public Holidays: 11.00 am (May - August)

Departure from Rosendal
Monday - Friday: 2.25 pm (All year)
Saturday - Sunday - Public Holidays: 4.35 pm (May - August)

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Hardangerfjord, Bergen 5601 Norway

The Hardangerfjord is the fourth longest fjord in the world, and the second longest fjord in Norway. The fjord starts at the Atlantic Ocean about 80 kilometres (50 mi) south of the city of Bergen. The fjord stretches 179 kilometres (111 mi) from the Atlantic Ocean into the mountainous interior of Norway along the Hardangervidda plateau.

Hardanger has a lot to offer with many scenic gems; fjords, mountains, waterfalls, glaciers and orchards. The 800 meters (2400 ft) deep Hardangerfjord offers scenery that even the most well-travelled tourists will find spellbinding. Here you will find cultural and natural gems side by side.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Rosendal, Rosendal, Kvinnherad Municipality, Hordaland, Western Norway

The pretty village Rosendal is located on the southern shore of the Hardangerfjord and about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) straight west of the vast Folgefonna glacier. The village is especially known for the Barony Rosendal, a historic estate located in the village.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Baroniet Rosendal, Postboks 235, Rosendal 5486 Norway

Open from May 9 to August 30

The Barony in Rosendal is the only one of its kind in Norway and a major attraction. The manor house is famous for its magnificent Renaissance garden and its rich calendar of cultural events, including concerts, courtyard theatre and art exhibitions. The pleasant garden cafe is situated beside the herb garden. Here you can have lunch after a guided tour at the Barony and rosegarden.

Guided tour: Manor and gardens, art exhibition, Adults NOK 150,-

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travelers"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"

Duration: 7 Hours 30 Minutes
Start location: Strandkaien 15, 5013 Bergen, Norway

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Hardanger Express Cruise, Bergen - Rosendal - Bergen
  • Entry/Admission - Hardangerfjord

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