Bergen: the city in the seven mountains
Surrounded by high mountains, we find this friendly city named Bergen. Located on the Norwegian coast, it has a relaxed atmosphere, charming wooden houses and amazingly scenic countryside. The highlights of Bergen can easily be combined on foot, but the hilly landscape means taking your time to do so.
4 reasons for choosing Bergen
Typical Scandinavian houses and atmosphere
Spectacular views from the mountains around the city
Good starting point for a trip to the Norwegian fjords
Small, cosy and especially friendly
Off to Bergen
TIPS AND FUN FACTS ABOUT BERGEN
Useful and fun to know before departure:
Why not combine a trip to Bergen with the train to Oslo and enjoy one of the most beautiful train journeys in Europe along the way.
Take the Fløibane funicular railway into the mountains for a spectacular panoramic view before heading back down on the walking trail.
Norway's currency is the Norwegian krone, rather than the euro. 1 euro is approximately DKK 9.50.
Don't be put off by the typically wet weather in Bergen, but make sure you take suitable clothing.
When can I fly?
Flight schedule to Bergen