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We did the mandatory trip to Preikestolen in mid-July 2018. We got there by car, a short one-hour... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Terje N
Oslo, Norway

For sure one of the top 10 sights to see while in Norway which I truly recommend. The hike itself... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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4129, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the mandatory trip to Preikestolen in mid-July 2018. We got there by car, a short one-hour drive. From Stavanger centre go south to Kristiansand. Then no 13 to Høle where you need to catch a ferry which will get you over to Oanes....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

For sure one of the top 10 sights to see while in Norway which I truly recommend. The hike itself is full of wonderful views and it is not such a big effort if you follow the path. If heaven is a place on Earth,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a long weekend in Stavanger to do this hike. It was very busy and there are lack of buses from the ferry terminal to the start of the hike. One particular female driver was really rude. I think they should provide buses with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really is amazing. A view fit for Odin himself. Easy walk some steep steps but it's not far so you can take your time. There's a fee for parking but toilets there which is ideal.

Thank jakhello147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a great hotel in Stavanger and drove to the site, it was a somewhat rainy and cloudy day, but we decided to go ahead and do this challenging hike. we are 55 years old, not in the best athletic shape, But we...More

1  Thank yula1112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great trek Not very strenuous Lovely vistas Can get quite chilly at the top, so good idea to wear clothes in layers I would definitely advise this trek

Thank Shantanu T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel where the hike starts, which allowed us to get on the trail at 8 am (we went at the end of September). We saw very few people on our way up, and by some awesome Travel Magic, we got to...More

2  Thank Rooindie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our most recent trip to Norway, my wife and I were hoping to complete three major hikes. This was the second one we completed on the trip. To tell you the truth, it was a bit anti-climactic compared to our hike of Trolltunga two...More

2  Thank ExpoNationals
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Why climb the Pulpit Rock? "Because it is there" as George Mallory replied when queried why climb Mt. Everest. My wife and I prepared for 6 months trail hiking to be able to climb and reach the Pulpit Rock in Norway. After our Baltic cruise...More

Thank TitoFromAtlanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To get there from Stavanger you can go to the Fiskepiren ferry terminal. Usually there will be representatives from the bus companies. You can buy combo tickets (ferry + bus) from them. With credit card. I went in September 2018 cost was 400 NOK /...More

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Mitch M
12 September 2018|
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Response from TitoFromAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
Well, it's Norway... so the weather is unpredictable at best.. When we climbed Preikestolen, the weather forecast was rain but we have no choice, it was that next morning or never as we have to fly back to Bergen then home... More
31 July 2018|
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Response from 584egilb | Reviewed this property |
I really don`t know if you can buy tickets there, but if you walk 500 meters (1500 ft) to the railway station you can buy and also, if you walk to the next harbour, ( 5 minutes walk) you can buy tickets to the ferry which... More