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Explore the Lysefjord landscape in a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) on this tour from Stavanger. Zoom out into the harbor, then head for the outlying fjords, where you will pass close to the rock formations and other striking Norwegian scenery. Listen to your crew's commentary on the flora and fauna in the area while you travel. Extra-warm marine suits and dry bags will be provided to keep you and your belongings safe and dry.
Dive headfirst into the unbeatable landscapes of Lysefjord and Preikestolen on a 9-hour group tour. Spread out across the afternoon and evening, the excursion presents the natural scenery in varying levels of light, which makes it perfect for shutterbugs and social media mavens. Begin with a 2-hour cruise that provides spectacular views of the fjord and the cliff. Later, enjoy a rewarding trek that offers an aerial perspective of the area.
Magma UNESCO Global Geopark is a geographic area with a geology that has a major international importance, recognized by UNESCO. Within the geopark there is all kinds of adventures possibilities. Join us, and get an amazing experience.
NOT SUITABLE FOR CRUISE TOURISTS VISITING STAVANGER. NOT ENOUGHT TIME FOR YOU TO MAKE IT.
Set out on a crowd-free hiking adventure to Preikestolen with this sunrise excursion. Travel to the trailhead by car and ferry, then start the guided hike with a headlamp to be able to see in the twilight. Witness the morning’s first rays of light on the mountains over the Lysefjord. A hearty breakfast buffet at the Preikestolen Mountain Lodge is included.
Consider spending a day climbing the world’s longest wooden staircase. With its 4444 steps, Flørli is known to be one of the scariest stairs in the world. The climb is long and strenuous, but provides great lookout points where you can stop to catch your breath while enjoying the vista over the Lysefjord down below. This is a two-part hike that does not take you through the same scenery more than once. The descent follows the hundred-year old marked trail that was once used by the “Rallarer”. Rallarer were often underprivileged men that were employed in the 1800s Norway to help build infrastructure. They are remembered to have carried up to 80 kg loads on their backs, and are the ones that built the stairs along with the Flørli Hydroelectric Power Station at their base. The dam at Ternevatnet, which the return trail passes, also stands as a reminder of their mastery.
Our eminent guide brings everything needed for fishing gear - and prepares the catch for you on the spot - if desired. You will learn different fishing techniques to look for specific species. We can fish from land, or boat.
NOT SUITABLE FOR CRUISE TOURISTS COMING TO STAVANGER. NO TIME TO COME TO EGERSUND AND BACK.
Discover the changing of the seasons in Norway during this autumn hike to Prieikestolen. This 6-hour, 5-mile (8-kilometer) hike ascends approximately 1640 feet (500 meters) to the mountain’s plateau where you can see the beauty of the fjords and the colorful nature below. Head back to Stavanger for a visit to the Three Swords Monument before ending the tour at the tourist office.
Explore one of the world’s most iconic natural landmarks while avoiding the crowds! Get access to hidden routes and exclusive photo opportunities while experiencing some of the best scenery Fjord-Norway has to offer. Get the most out of your adventure – hike with a guide.
Includes freshly-baked bread & warm soup after the hike.
Explore the Kjerag boulder and Lysefjord without the crowds on this early-morning hiking excursion from Stavanger. Depart Stavanger on a fjord cruise to the hiking location, where you'll summit the boulder before the midday summer crowds arrive. You'll hike with a guide, which means no need to worry about navigation, and a small group of just 15 people or fewer.
Western Norway’s Pulpit Rock is a towering cliff-plateau directly suspended over the Lysefjorden. Hikers flock here to dangle over the precipice and photograph the meandering blue fjord. This guided hike leaves from Stavanger brings you safely to the edge of the rock to take in the view. You have time at the top to take pictures, relax, and eat lunch or a snack.
Olav Ringdal Jr is and old Search and Rescue Vessel launched in 1952. Its a unique atmosphere on board. Its a solid vessel built for any weather conditions. Its a relaxing speed and walking inside the vessel to imagine how it was to work on board when stormy and frigid Barents Sea up north was doing its best to challenge the crew to the limit.
Chartering Olav Ringdal Jr you will also be a part of restoring the Norwegian cultural history as it all will be used to maintain this old wooden vessel.
The vessel, captain and crew on board are experienced and fully certified to bring up to 12 passenger. We will do our best to ensure your trip to be safe and successful.
Get off the beaten path in Preikestolen on this hiking and canoeing tour from Stavanger. Navigating this unfamiliar deep forest terrain by yourself may not be the best idea, but with a guide in the lead you'll be safe and get expert navigation. Enjoy epic views and photo ops of Lysefjord and Preikestolen after paddling across the Refsvatn Lake in a canoe. This tour allows you to get much deeper into the wilderness and follows scenic off-the-map trails.
The fjord adventure would be incomplete without a guided trip to Kjerag bolt. The five cubic meter glacial deposit is mysteriously suspended between two rocks, with the location being a world of its own. It inspires to humbleness and gratitude for having been allowed the privilege to experience nature in its utmost purity, from the top of the world. Standing on the boulder itself is not for the faint of heart and visitors to Kjerag should be reminded that what this place has to offer is more than just an impressive boulder. Chances are you will be in awe of nature’s unmistakable beauty the entire trip, culminating with the breathtaking vistas over the Lysefjord. BASE jumpers challenge their limits on a regular basis from this majestic location and visitors may get the chance to see the “flying” daredevils in action.
Experience unbeatable morning views from Preikestolen on a 10-hour group tour from Stavanger. After hotel pickup and a relaxing ferry ride, follow your guide on a 2- to 3-hour hike to Pulpit Rock. Traversing easy to moderate terrain, the trek is suitable for both amateur and seasoned hikers alike. Once at the top, enjoy ample free time to take photos, explore, and rest.
Surround yourself in the winter landscapes of Lysefjorden on a 10-hour tour to Preikestolen. There’s no need to worry over logistics as round-trip hotel transfer and ferry fare are included. Your guide takes care of navigation during the trek, so you’re free to enjoy the spectacular scenery. After an invigorating hike to Pulpit Rock, enjoy free time to snap the perfect photo of you at the edge of the cliff.
Combine an autumn hike through Kjerag's foliage with a fjord cruise on this outing from Stavanger. Although striking out for a hike in unfamiliar territory may feel daunting, traveling with a guide ensures your safety. You can focus on the scenery and listening to engaging commentary instead of worrying about directions. An included fjord cruise lets you see and photograph coastal sights as well.
Preikestolen Cruise & Hike
Want a total Pulpit Rock experience? This is the tour for you. It combines a fjord cruise through stunning Lysefjord with an exhilarating hike up the Pulpit Rock mountain. The boat sails from Stavanger through unforgettable fjord landscapes of idyllic islands, rocky shores, steep mountains and powerful waterfalls. Underway, you’ll be offered a taste of clear mountain water from Hengjane Falls and see the Vagabond’s Cave of legend. Then we drop you off at the village of Forsand to take a bus to the Preikestolen trailhead for a hike to the famous plateau. The hike will take about 2 hours each way from the bus. After hiking back down, you take a bus back to Stavanger. Our modern, comfortable boats have sundecks, spacious cabins and kiosks offering refreshments, including beer and wine.
A mountain hike without a guide.
Fitness, hiking shoes plus food and water needed.