|Bergen (5 Apr 2020 - 14 Apr 2020)|
Have a wonderful Easter in Bergen and see all the attractions and activities that make Bergen such an exciting city.
Easter is a great time to experience what Bergen has to offer of museums, attractions, activities and tours. The city has fantastic opportunities whatever your interests, whether it's history, art, fjords, or mountain hikes. Do not miss the wonderful opportunity to explore Bergen in the Easter holidays.
Open attractions and restaurants in Easter:
The Tourist Information on the Fish Market is open every day from 09:00 - 16:00.
Up to the top!
Take a trip on one of the seven mountains that surround Bergen. You can catch the funicular up to Mount Fløyen or the cable car to Mount Ulriken and get quickly up to the top and see the spectacular view of Bergen. You can also hike up the mountainside and really see why it is called the city between the seven mountains.
Museums and attractions:
Bergen also has a fantastic range of museums and attractions. Meet the penguins at the Bergen Aquarium, see Edvard Munch's famous paintings at the KODE – Art museums and Composer Homes, or go back in time at the Norwegian Fisheries Museum..
Easter is also a good opportunity to experience Bergen with children. Bring your kids to the VilVite Science Center, to the Vannkanten waterworld or go on a discovery tour full of learning at one of the many museums.
Fjord tours and cruises:
If you want to discover the famous fjords in Norway, there is a several options available during Easter holidays. For full day cruises you can join the Basic Fjord Tour from Bergen and get to see some of the most breathtaking landscape in Norway. Highlights in this tour includes Flåm Railway and a beautiful fjord safari on Nærøyfjorden.
Short fjord cruises:
If your time is limited, you can join the popular 3 hour tour Fjordcruise to Mostraumen or the two hour harbor tour called "Experience Bergen from the fjord", both tours available every day.
For a great way of seeing Bergen and the sights, join Bergen Segway on one of their guided tours of the city. Take a ride through historic alleyways, attractions and see the breathtaking views of the city.
Book your tickets in advance:
Book your fjord cruise or activity online here at visitBergen.com or in the Tourist Information. Please note that some days in Easter are very popular and tends to be fully booked. The Tourist Information is open every day at Easter between 09:00 - 16:00.
The picturesque Fish Market in Bergen is one of Norway's most visited outdoors markets. The Fish Market sells seafood, fruit and vegetables.
Free Museum shuttle bus between the Tourist information, the Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene and the Norwegian Fisheries Museum.
The School Museum takes you on an exciting journey through the history of Norwegian school's and Norwegian society from the Middle Ages to this day.
Bergen Cathedral is nearly 900 years old. It started as a church dedicated to Olav the Holy, Norway’s patron saint, around year 1150.
Take Fløibanen funicular to the top of Mount Fløyen. Magnificent view of Bergen, great children's playground and ideal for mountain walks.
Maybe the most spectacular gallery in Norway. Breathtaking interior as well as exhibitions. Available for receptions concerts, seminars and dinners…
Bryggen is one of Bergen's and Norway's main attractions. Bryggen was built after the great fire in 1702 and is included on UNESCO's World Heritage…
Founded in the 15th c., St. George’s was a hospital for lepers until the middle of the 20th c. The present day buildings date back to the 18th c.
Extensive collection of art and design. Masterpieces by Edvard Munch, Nikolai Astrup, Pablo Picasso, Paul Klee, J. C. Dahl and “the Silver Treasure”.
Bergen Kunsthall is one of Norway’s premier arenas for contemporary art. Variety of exhibitions from international and Norwegian artists.
Bryggens Museum display findings of the archaeological excavations of Bryggen from 1955 and contains the foundations of the oldest buildings in…
The Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene tells the story of how the Hanseatic merchants lived and traded in Bergen for 400 years.
St Mary`s church is the oldest existing building in Bergen. To judge by its architectural style, it was probably built between 1130 and 1170.
Exhibitions: Women's Contribution to the Armed Forces and The Resistance Struggle 1940-1945.
The silverfactory Arven lets you experience some of the city's best gold - and silversmiths at work, creating precious metal into true pieces of art.
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