Bergen

Norway

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Photo provided by Andrea Giubelli/www.visitnorway.com

Explore the historic city of Bergen—gourmet restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from Hanseatic Museum to Floibanen Funicular.

Known for

Shopping, Museums and Seafood

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Where to stay in Bergen

Bergen City Centre
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Bergen City Centre

Museums, Seafood, Culture

A historic neighborhood, Bergen City Centre offers a variety of options for seafood restaurants. The neighborhood's charm comes through with its rich culture. For a taste of the local culture, you can check out the museums and live music.

Sentrum
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Sentrum

Sentrum is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.

Bergenhus
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Bergenhus

Museums, Seafood, Culture

Bergenhus is a historic, walkable neighborhood with convenient options for seafood restaurants. The neighborhood's charm comes through with its rich culture. For a taste of the local culture, you can check out the museums and live music.

Årstad
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Årstad

Coffee, Shopping, Mountains

Årstad is a welcoming neighborhood. The neighborhood has many appealing features, among them its friendly people.

Arna
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Arna

Museums

Arna is a welcoming neighborhood.

Sandviken
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Trover photo by Catherine Slee

Sandviken

Sandviken is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.

Top Hotels in Bergen

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Scandic Ørnen
4 out of 5
Lars Hillesgate 18, Bergen
$107/night
Aug 18 - Aug 19
4.3/5Excellent! (1,137 reviews)

"An excellent hotel, awesome breakfast, perfect location. Great view from the window."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019

Scandic Ørnen
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Zander K Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Zander Kaaes gate 8, Bergen
$135/night
Jul 29 - Jul 30
4.5/5Wonderful! (816 reviews)

"A very comfortable stay, no conplaints. I was impressed with the free bike hire."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

Zander K Hotel
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Citybox Danmarksplass
3 out of 5
Solheimsgaten 23, Bergen
$68/night
Jul 31 - Aug 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (30 reviews)

"The view from our room is excellent. The location of the facility is both close enough to downtown to be convenient and far enough to be relaxing."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2019

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Popular things to do in Bergen

Mt. Floyen
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Mt. Floyen

Go hiking and picnicking in summer and sledding in winter on this picturesque mountain within easy reach of the city center.

Floibanen Funicular
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Floibanen Funicular

Ride the cable car from the center of Bergen to the top of Mount Fløyen for incredible views across the fjords and access to picturesque hiking trails.

Bryggen
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Bryggen

Traditional wooden houses once occupied by merchants line alleyways by the waterfront, where you’ll find hand-made souvenirs, seafood restaurants and museums.

Bryggen Waterfront
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Bryggen Waterfront

Walk around this popular spot in Bergen, a beautiful neighborhood full of traditional houses, museums, restaurants and shops along an arm of the North Sea.

Ulriken Cable Car
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Ulriken Cable Car

Make the journey up Bergen’s highest mountain to hike, dine and enjoy incredible panoramas across the mountains, fjords and sea.

Torget Fishmarket
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Torget Fishmarket

Eat local specialties such as fresh caviar, pickled herring and fish soup at this lively outdoor market that dates back to the 12th century.

Top activities in Bergen

Half Day Guided Kayak Tour in Bergen (Herdla)
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Half Day Guided Kayak Tour in Bergen (Herdla)

$123

Get out of the city and join us on a guided kayak trip in the fantastic coastal fjords just north of Bergen.

Half Day Guided via Ferrata on Herdla (Bergen)
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Half Day Guided via Ferrata on Herdla (Bergen)

$123

Join us on a tour of the wonderful surroundings where Herdlefjorden meets Hjeltefjorden for some rock climbing and adventure along the water's edge! On this beautiful three-hour climb along the fjord, you get to experience the peaceful fjord landscape from a unique perspective and have a lot of fun! During the trip, we will traverse climbing nets suspended across a cove, across a rope bridge, and down zip lines.

Bergen Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Bergen Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

$43

Feast your eyes on The Gateway to the Fjords from a double-decker sightseeing bus. Combining international portside status with small-town charm and stunning natural surroundings, Bergen via hop-on hop-off bus makes for a sure-fire means of cruising city streets.

Shore Excursion: Bergen Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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Shore Excursion: Bergen Hop-on Hop-off Tour

$43

Dive into the sights and attractions of Bergen—Gateway to the Fjords—on a double-decker sightseeing bus. An international port and a small town in one, Bergen is the perfect blend of natural beauty and urban attractions.

The Scenic Roadtrip - Oslo to Bergen via the amazing Fjords
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The Scenic Roadtrip - Oslo to Bergen via the amazing Fjords

$339

The scenic road trip from Oslo to Bergen (or the other way around) is a once in a lifetime experience where you cross the vast central Norwegian mountains and visit the Sognefjord and Flåm on your way to the picturesque city of Bergen on the west coast.

PRIVATE DAY TOUR - BERGEN TO HARDANGERFJORD AND VØRINGSFOSS
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PRIVATE DAY TOUR - BERGEN TO HARDANGERFJORD AND VØRINGSFOSS

$758

A scenic journey with a private car and guide. A breathtaking landscape of mountains, spectacular waterfalls, and blooming fruit gardens during a full-day tour along Norways second longest fjord.