Hardangerfjord in a nutshell™
Experience the majestic Vøringsfossen and the local fjord culture of Hardanger
As one of Norway’s most popular tourist destinations since the beginning of the 19th century, the Hardangerfjord region is filled with a wide variety of impressive highlights! Idyllic fjord landscapes, lush fruit and cider farms, mighty mountains with dramatic waterfalls and powerful glaciers are just some of the highlights to look forward to!
Explore the colorful and majestic Hardangerfjord - All in one tour from Bergen or Oslo! Travel effortlessly and comfortably by boat, fjord cruise, bus, and train, and experience everything the Hardangerfjord is known for:
- Idyllic fjord landscapes
- Lush fruit farms producing world-famous ciders
- Mighty mountains
- Powerful glaciers
- Dramatic waterfalls
- The spectacular Trolltunga
Journey through an unforgettable landscape
When you visit the Hardangerfjord region, it's easy to understand why this region has been one of Norway’s most popular tourist destinations since the beginning of the 19th century.
What’s unique about the Hardangerfjord in a Nutshell tour, is the wide variety of highlights you will experience.
On the boat trip between Bergen and Rosendal, you will experience the raw and beautiful coastal scenery of Western Norway. In Rosendal you can visit Scandinavia's smallest castle with its 60-acre Victorian landscape park, while in Odda, you can add a hike to the spectacular Trolltunga.
Admire the majestic nature on a fjord cruise
During the cruise on the Hardangerfjord, you can jump off to wander through one of the lush fruit orchards dotted along the fjord. The cider in Hardanger has won a number of international awards in recent years, so be sure to visit one of the farms for some cider tasting!
The tour also includes a visit to the Norwegian Nature Centre, the dramatic Vøringsfossen waterfall, and a ride across the wild and beautiful Hardangervidda mountain plateau.
You will stay overnight in the charming fjord village of Ulvik, beautifully situated by the fjord and a perfect place to enjoy splendid nature and local cultural experiences.