Hardangerfjord Cruise and Waterfall Tour
Norheimsund RIB Seafari
June 1st 2022 - August 7th 2022
Daily departures 12 noon, 15 pm and 17 pm.
August 8th 2022 - September 11th 2022
Daily departure 12 noon.
-takes you right into some of Norway’s most stunning sceneries. Onboard our comfortable, open RIB you get a close feeling of this world famous fjord area with waterfalls which was created by erosion and melting ice thousands of years ago.
After crossing the majestic Hardangerfjord our vessel will bring you up the narrow fjord of Fyksesund to Botnen, a settlement with rugged beauty that will leave you breathless. This community is remote even by Norwegian standards, it's rural with no crowds – no ques - no fuzz. Just pure silence and picturesque scenery. Bring your camera to capture your memories of this panoramic adventure. On board our fast running, open RIB boat you will pass waterside villages and steep mountains raising 3000 feet into the air. This is where glacial erosion have given way to sculpted towering mountainsides with dramatic waterfalls. This is “alpine cruising” that excites. Cruising the deep fjord along towering mountains is an unforgetable experience and a panoramic adventure which provides you with everlasting memories. Scenic route: Norheimsund-Aksnesholmane-Herand-Fyksesund-Botnagrend-Kvamsøy-Norheimsund. Departure from Norheimsund Marina downtown Norheimsund. The trip is suitable for most people.
Returning from the RIB-trip we highly recommend an easy walk from the harbour along Movatnet Lake to the famous Steinsdalsfossen where you also will find a bus stop for Bergen return. At the waterfall you will feel hydropower at its closest. Nature has made a safe path behind the waterfall. Kiosk, toilets, tourist information and bus stop nearby.
Muster Point Norheimsund:
The boat departs from Norheimsund Marina. Kaien 10. 150 meter from bus terminal. Click here for map!
Muster Time Norheimsund:
15 minutes prior to departure for dress up and briefing.
Departure from Bergen Bus Terminal:
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Route 925 from terminal O (Oscar), Bergen Busstasjon.
Travelling time 1 hour 25 minutes.
We recommend catching a bus leaving Bergen at least 2 hours prior to rib departure.
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Purchase your ticket from the ticket machines at the bus station. No tickets on board. Holders of the Bergen Card travel free.
Return travel to Bergen by bus:
Bus departing from Norheimsund Terminal or from the famous Steinsdalsfossen (45 minutes easy walk along scenic route).
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Click here for map to the Steinsdalsfossen waterfall!
Duration boat trip:
90 minutes at sea with addition for dress up and briefing.
We recommend practical leisure wear and shoes. The cox provides you with flotation suit and googles for comfort and safety.
Heated wardrobe with lockers and storage room for luggage. Toilets are available at base. No toilets on board.
The trip is not suitable for guests fighting back- and neck injuries.
from 4 years. No limit upwards.
Terms of payment - cancellation:
Payment by online booking. Full refund if cancelled 48 hours prior to departure or in case of cancellation by provider.
Your e-mail confirmation is your ticket. Please bring a print or show confirmation on your mobile phone at boarding in Norheimsund.
Contact / information:
Norheimsund Rib telephone (+47) 4811 4282