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Mount Ulriken

Opens in 11 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Ulriken643 Panorama Tour will take you to the top of the mountain by cable car. The breathtaking scenery on the top of the mountain will give you a full view of beautiful Bergen surrounded by sea, fjords and hills with all its glory.
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Haukelandsbakken 40 | Torgallmenningen 1, Bergen 5009, Norway
+ 47 53 643 643
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour books all talk about the hiking around Floyen, but this is where you want to be. This is lovely hiking above the tree line. The ups and downs are mild on top of the mountain, but the trails are rocky so be prepared....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jay F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is also possible to walk up to the top. A recommended trip, if you are in good shape! Sherpaer has built a nice stone staircase to the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rune_Haugseng_1957
Reviewed 5 November 2018

One of the most beautiful hikes in Bergen, especially after they have built the new staircase in 2018. Very beautiful view over Bergen when you get up there. Also a nice restaurant with good coffee, cakes and sandwiches. But remember nothing in Norway comes cheap....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thetimetravelergirl
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We got the cable car to the top, there's a small gift shop and a resturant and lots of stunning views, you can see for miles up there! We decided to walk down but could find no obvious way so just made our way down....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank H4272UGsarahg
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Whilst the queue for the cable car took some time as only 12 people can leave every 10-15 mins, once we were at the top, the views of Bergen were incredible. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tara W
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Really worth to go to the top because the view to the city is incredible. We were there in wintertime, the snow-covered mountain was amazing - but the wind was really heavy. With Bergen card you can get discount from the price of the cable...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DorottyaE3
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Cable car line will bring you fast to the top of ulriken. We were in September. Rather short waiting time. The gandola capacity is around 15 pax. Nice wiev from the top

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank robertlong0609
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This was an excellent experience as it was my birthday and I have not been in a cable car for years. The views from the top are amazing and there is a lovely café. Outside was very windy but sunshine and you could see for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank AlyJ105
Reviewed 3 October 2018

If you want the best view of the city and onwards to Sotra and the coast line, Ulriken is the place to go. Nice cafe / restaurant at the summit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank baardkvamme2018
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ulriken was a worthy hike. don't think twice. Just do it. Choose your route/path wisely. There are a few for you to choose.

Date of experience: September 2018
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16 December 2018|
Response from Mikael S | Property representative |
Hi Megan! There is a small shop at the top station open where cold and warm beverages as well as snacks are available. It is not very large and there is no seating inside, but if you all dress warm, there are numerous... More
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Response from pennie2016 | Reviewed this property |
hi there, if you are a serious walker then yes, hiking boots, but I was wearing ordinary shoes (I also wear a caliper on my leg) so it is suitable for serious walkers and casual strollers such as myself. hope this helps