Photo: © Desire W / Folgefonna Breførarlag
Glacier hiking

Glacier hiking on Folgefonna

Glacier hiking is thrilling, challenging and exciting activity! And for glacier hikes Hardanger is the perfect place.

This tour can be started in Bergen and is available as a day trip or a trip with one or more overnight stays in Norheimsund. You travel from Bergen by bus and fjord express boat to Folgefonna where an experienced guide from Folgefonni Glacier Team will meet you.

Safety instructions and practical information will be given before the guide takes you on a walk on one of Norway's coastal glaciers. The guide will provide you with information about the area’s nature, history and culture. 

Good to know

  • Transport by bus and fjord express boat from Bergen to Folgefonna is included
  • An experienced guide will meet you at bus when arriving at Folgefonna
  • Duration: 1 day or more, glacier hiking on Folgefonna Glacier approx. 5-6 hours
  • You can see a detailed itinerary in the booking process and you will receive a confirmation with additional information
  • Minimum age: 7 years

Travel tip

If you can, why not spend an extra night in Norheimsund? There are several other activities you can do in Norheimsund and the surrounding area. You add your overnight stays in the booking process. 

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    22.JUN - 09.AUG

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Transfer points on the glacier trip on Folgefonna

Bergen: The bus departs from the express bus terminal, field O and is signed for Norheimsund. Approx. 5 min. walk from the train station.

Norheimsund: Change from bus to fjord express boat.

Herand: Change from fjord express boat to bus.

Folgefonna Summe Skicentre: Change from bus to glacier hiking trip.

Note: You will of course receive a booking confirmation from us with a detailed itinerary for the tour you have selected. 

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