Seen from the boat, the landscape is like a string of pearls with the cascading Langfoss Waterfall the most impressive of them all. With its 612-metre cascading fall, it has justifiably been rated as one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in the world by CNN and others. The contrasts in akrafjorden are huge: Naked mountain sides, luscious pastures, still-reflecting fjords and cascading glacial waters, Stone Age remains and small power stations all inspiring admiration for the people who live and have lived here. On the roadless north side of the fjord we can trek along overgrown tracks between idyllic small farms, while traffic whisks trough the new tunnel on E-134 on the south side. Visible is Braskot Farm, a mountain plateau location so steep that the children there had to be safely tethered by rope. Seen from the boat, the landscape is like a string of pearls with the cascading Langfoss Waterfall the most impressive of them all. With its 612-metre cascading fall, it has been justifiably been nominated as one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in the world. A short fjord cruise leaves you with lasting impressions. Bustransfer from Haugesund can be booked in addition to the tour. Haukeliekspressen bus: Departure Haugesund 09.20 - arrival Teigland 10.55, departure Teigland 16.30 - arrival Haugesund 18.20. Summer of 2011 you can board MS Stein Viking from akrafjordtunet (Teigland, in the middle of the Fjord). The first departure Thursdays, Saturdays and the one on Sunday have a brake with an opportunity of shopping local food and handcrafts. Departures from Fjaera (in the end of the Fjord) is also possible Thursdays 12:30 and Sundays 13:30. From Fjaera pre-booking by phone or mail is required. When boarding at Fjaera, the return goes by Haukeliekspressen bus (included in the price). Arrival Fjaera at 15:15 both days. Book you tickets online or by by mail or telephone. For groups on request at special prices in an exteded season. akrafjorden Fjord is situated between Haugesund, Hardanger and Bergen where Folgefonna Glacier National Park stretches all the way down to the sea. akrafjorden is a designated Landscape park, and receipts from ticket sales contribute to the continued care of this unique area. Bus transfer to akrafjorden from Haugesund.