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Cruise the Norwegian fjords and see waterfalls

Vøringsfossen waterfall - Norway
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The great waterfall and fjord tour™

Experience one of Northern Europe's most popular waterfalls, the Vøringsfossen waterfall, and walk behind the gorgeous Steinsdalsfossen waterfall.
Your waterfall adventure also includes a fjord cruise on the enchanting Hardangerfjord.

Season: 13 May - 1 September

This package contains a round trip from either Bergen or Voss. Experience an adventurous fjord cruise on the Hardangerfjord, spectacular waterfalls, a scenic train journey, and more.

The great waterfall and fjord tour™ includes 

  • Breathtaking fjord landscapes 
  • Beautiful mountains
  • Traditional fruit farms
  • Amazing Norwegian waterfalls

See Norway's best waterfalls – from every angle! 

The tour can be completed in 1 day, but we recommend an overnight stay on the route to make the most of the waterfalls and fjords.
The cider path  in Ulvik, Hardanger, Norway
If you start in Bergen, a scenic train journey takes you to Voss before you continue by bus through the beautiful Espelandsdalen valley to the charming fjord village of Ulvik. Visit Hardangerfjord
A fjord cruise on the Hardangerfjord takes you to the beautiful Vøringsfossen waterfall. Do you dare walk across the footbridge above the rushing water?  Yrjan Olsnes
Hardangerfjord in a nutshell - fjord cruise on the queen of the fjords, the Hardangerfjord, Norway
The tour includes a visit to the Norwegian Nature Center, home to fascinating exhibits on Norway's nature, climate, and environment. Paal Audestad / www.fjordtours.com
The great waterfall and fjord tour - Steinsdalsfossen waterfall, Norheimsund, Hardangerfjord, Norway
You travel back to Bergen from the town of Norheimsund, but not before visiting the Steinsdalsfossen waterfall. It's possible to walk behind the waterfall! Steinsdalsfossen, Nasjonal Turistveg Hardanger - Roger Ellingsen/Statens Vegvesen

Booking your tour

  • You can start the Great Waterfall and Fjord Tour™ from Bergen or Voss.

  • Select you starting point, endpoint and date in the booking box to see available options.

  • Book you experience as a standard tour or customize it with activities and accommodation.

Highlights

Vøringsfossen, National Tourist Route Hardangervidda, Norway

See the Vøringsfossen waterfall from above

  • The foaming water from the Hardangervidda mountain plateau cascades into the lush Måbødalen valley and forms Vøringsfossen
  • Vøringsfossen waterfall has a drop of 182 meters
  • A unique footbridge with 99 steps allows you to stroll over the waterfall
Blossoming in Hardanger - Ulvik, Norway

Cruise the Hardangerfjord

  • 179 km long and one of the world's longest fjords
  • Called the "Champagne District of the North" because of the many fruit farms
  • One of the areas in Norway with the richest cultural traditions
  • Hardangerfjord is surrounded by mighty waterfalls and Norway's third largest glacier, Folgefonna

The Instagram spot at Steinsdalsfossen 

  • Steindalsfossen is located just outside Norheimsund by the Hardangerfjord
  • The waterfall is unique because you can walk behind the waterfall without getting wet
  • Stand under the roaring waterfall and feel the forces of nature surround you
  • One of Norway's most photographed waterfalls, and a popular Instagram spot in Norway
The Bergen Railway between Oslo and Bergen - Sognefjorden in a nutshell by Fjord Tours

Bergensbanen – one of the world's most scenic railways

  • A 500 km long railway line that runs from Bergen to Oslo
  • Frequently named one of the world's top train journeys
  • Northern Europe's highest altitude railway line

Experience more in Hardanger

Experience more of Hardanger's blossoming culture – literally.
The fjord's sides are covered with fruit orchards producing some of the world's finest ciders. The cider is called the Champagne of the North, and is served at several Michelin-starred restaurants around the world. Add an overnight stay in Ulvik, and attend cider tasting to top Norway's best waterfall and fjord tour.

Good to know

Get ready for a Nutshell tour with Fjord Tours! Here you will find information that can be good to know before you start your tour.

Top activities on the Great Waterfall and Fjord tour™

Book an exciting activity as part of your tour. Some activities may require overnight stays during your tour. This is just a selection - see all activities during the booking process!

Want to see even more on your tour?

There are lots of things to experience in Norway. Learn more about how you can extend your tour.