Self-guided day tour. Experience both summit and sea level of Bergen, with a biking tour through the city, combined with hiking on the highest city mountain, Mt Ulriken (643 metres).
This trip takes you through the city of Bergen by bicycle, where you will experience the city at your own pace.
You take the Ulriken cable car up to Mt. Ulriken (643 metres). At the top, you can enjoy the view of the city before you start the hike. This route offers exciting cultural history as well as beautiful and wild highland nature and scenic views. To the south, you might see the Folgefonna glacier and to the west the North Sea. You will walk to “Turnerhytten” on one path and return on a different route, where you also will pass several ruins of old cabins. At the top of the Mt. Ulriken (643 metres), you do a 3-hours hike.
This is a self-guided tour, which means that you will be provided with an app, which guides you in the right direction and gives you information about the places you visit along the trail.
Return to the city centre by Ulriken cable car and bike.
The bike tour is around 16 km long and takes approx. 3 hours.
Classification: green, easy
The hike is around 4,5 km and takes approx. 2,5 hours to walk (+ half an hour lunch).
Classification: Blue, medium.
We have made a recommended biking route, which is easy to ride and is mostly along bike paths and flat roads. Be aware of approaching cars. This is a self-guided trip, which means that you will be provided with an app, which guides you in the right direction and gives you information about the places you visit along the trail.
We recommend you make a stop at The Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Gamle Bergen (Bergen Old Town) and Mariakirken (St. Mary's Church). Follow Fjellveien (Mountain Road) to get a great view of the city.
This is a recommended timetable. However, you can manage your day as you like, but be aware that the bicycles need to be back at 19.00.