Bergen and the surrounding area offer a wide range of sports and recreational activities. Bergen's seven mountains offer many opportunities for walks in the varied mountainous and forested terrain.
The most popular mountains are Mount Fløyen which is accessible with Fløibanen Funicular right from the city center or Mount Ulriken which is the highest mountain. The cable car at Ulriken can easily be reached with a sightseeing bus during the summer and regular bus service during winter (10 minutes by bus from city center).
Photo: Sverre Hjørnevik / www.fjordnorway.com
A popular hike in Bergen is across Vidden from Mount Ulriken to Mount Fløyen. The hike takes about 4-5 hours and gives spectacular views along route. From May - September you can book the tour "Panoramic hike across Vidden from Ulriken to Fløyen". The tour includes a GPS with all necessary coordinates and ticket to Ulriken Cable Car and Fløibanen Funicular.
Photo: Gjertrud Coutinho
From the city center you can also test yourself up Stoltzeklevien. Stoltzekleiven is a steep paved trail and stairs with approximately 722 steps from Fjellveien up to Sandviksfjellet. From Bryggen to the startpoint in Fjellveien it takes you about 30 minutes to walk. The walk is really nice amongst old wooden houses and cozy neighbourhoods.
Photo: Gjertrud Coutinho
At Løvstakken (474 m) there are good paths from Løvstakkveien, Fjøsanger and Fyllingsdalen. Paths from Fjøsanger starts in Langeskogen forrest, one of Bergen's most beautiful natural areas. From Lyngbø the hiking trail goes to Lyderhorn (396 m).
Gullfjellet is a popular recreation area in winter, starting from Totland, Bontveit or Gullbotn.
Further information about routes and conditions in the mountains can be obtained by contacting the Bergen Turlag, which also sell maps.
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Experience hiking, cycling, boat trip, - from the fjord and valleys, to the high mountains outside Bergen. Local guide tells you about culture and history.
Two-hour guided tour on Mount Fløyen with great views of Bergen!
Bergen Card benefits:15% discount
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The most popular self-guided hiking trip in Bergen with panoramic views! Included ticket to Fløibanen Funicular and Ulriken Cable car.
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Stoltzekleiven in Bergen city center is a steep paved trail and stairs with approximately 722 steps up to Sandviksfjellet. Stoltzekleiven is one of the most popular trails in Bergen.
Round trip from Bergen to Folgefonna Ski Centre including 5-hour guided tour on the glacier Folgefonna.