Can you walk up Mount floyen?
Mount Fløyen has many nice hiking opportunities and is a perfect starting point for a wonderful walk in the city mountains. Many of our hiking trails are easily accessible by pram. The trip around lake Skomakerdiket is also suitable for wheelchairs.
How do you get to Mt floyen?
How to find us
- On foot. Just a few minutes walk from “Bryggen” and the Fish Market.
- By bus. The nearest bus stop is called «Torget» and form there it is only a few minutes walk.
- By boat. From “Strandkaiterminalen” port there is a few minutes walk.
- By car. The closest parking house is Rosenkrantz parking 250 metres away.
What body of water can you see when you are at the fløibanen funicular?
About 10 minutes walk from the station on top, you find the lake Skomakerdiket. Try the Norwegian “svele” and something to drink, with a beautiful view over the water.
How much is the Bergen card?
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adults (from 16 years)||NOK280.00 24 hours|
|Children 3-15 years||NOK100.00 24 hours|
How much is the Bergen funicular?
Everyone will be given their own ticket. The family ticket costs 250 NOK (325 NOK from 1/5 – 30/9). Sledge down from Mount Fløyen to Skansemyren/Fjellveien and take the Fløibanen funicular up again all evening if you like.
How high is the floyen Bergen?
Is it worth buying a Bergen card?
If you just want to wander the streets and take in the atmosphere of the city, it may not be worthwhile buying. But, if you intend to see the main sights, visit a few museums and head out to explore the fjords by bus, then it will almost certainly save you some cash. You can buy the card here.
What fjord is Bergen on?
Bergen is situated between the longest fjord Sognefjord north of Bergen and the beautiful Hardangerfjord in the south and is therefore called the heart of the fjords. Bergen offers a large variety of fjord cruises and other activites and things to do.
What does the Bergen card cover?
If you’re planning a trip to Bergen, you may well have heard about the Bergen Card, which gives free entry to more than 30 museums and attractions in the city. The card also includes travel on Bergen’s buses and light railway, plus discounts on a variety of tours, restaurants, parking, bike hire and cultural events.
How do you get to Bergen from UK without flying?
UK to Norway without flying… Or travel by Eurostar and onward trains from London to Hamburg, staying there overnight, take a train to Frederikshavn next morning then the comfortable overnight ferry to Oslo. Or you can take a train to Kiel in Germany then the luxurious Color Line ferry to Oslo, sailing up Oslo Fjord.
Can I see fjords from Bergen?
You can experience the fjords all year and there are express boat, bus and train services into the fjords several times a day if you join one of the many tours from Bergen. There are many organised sightseeing and fjord tours of varying lengths that you are guaranteed to find memorable.
Which is the cheapest Scandinavian country to visit?
Well on the whole, Denmark is probably the cheapest of the Nordic countries to visit. And if you want to chill out with an ice-cold beer (which, let’s face it, is one of the best things about a holiday), then Denmark wins hands down.
Is there a restaurant on top of Mount Floyen?
During the summer the Floyen Folk Restaurant on top of Mount Floyen is open daily. The kiosk and souvenir shop is open all year. The Funicular Lower Station is situated 180 meters from the Fish Market. This funicular railway is also known as ‘Floibanen’ and ‘Fløibanen’ and ‘Fløybanen’.
Where is the Fløibanen funicular in Bergen Fløyen?
Fløibanen can be found in the heart of Bergen, 150 m from Fisketorget – the fish market – and Bryggen wharf. It’s only a 10-minute walk to the lower station from where the cruise ships dock. The journey up to Fløyen (320 m above sea level) takes about 5–8 minutes.
How tall is the top of Mount Floyen?
It will take you from the city center to the top of the Mount Floyen. Then you’ll be 320 meters above sea level (1050 ft). Check out the magnificent views over the surroundings islands. Numerous paths offer easy walks through beautiful woodland terrain with lakes and mountains.
Is the funicular on top of Mount Floyen open?
Numerous paths offer easy walks through beautiful woodland terrain with lakes and mountains. During the summer the Floyen Folk Restaurant on top of Mount Floyen is open daily. The kiosk and souvenir shop is open all year. The Funicular Lower Station is situated 180 meters from the Fish Market.