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Lysefjord

Stavanger, Norway
+47 51 89 52 70
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A fascinating place!

This place is like a dream! I strongly recommend hiking there and also a boat tour. If you go to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paula A
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Gorgeous

Lysfjord is one of Norway's most famous fjords, an hours boat ride from Stavanger. The fjord is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Adele H
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“boat trip” (63 reviews)
“pulpit rock” (254 reviews)
“hour cruise” (24 reviews)
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Stavanger, Norway
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Stavanger, Norway
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is like a dream! I strongly recommend hiking there and also a boat tour. If you go to hike, go with Outdoorlife Norway. Preikestolen with them was awesome!

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lysfjord is one of Norway's most famous fjords, an hours boat ride from Stavanger. The fjord is well-known by the huge "Preikestolen" cliff overlooking the fjord, which is a major tourist destination.

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go to the "Pulpit Rock" or "Kjerag"- be in shape and bring hiking shoes. Excellent hiking ! If not in shape - take the boat trip into the fjord ( from Stavanger centre ) - spectacular from sea level as well

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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

In a perfect sunny day we’ve hiking this lovely trail in two hours. There are some difficulties at the start of the path, steep and wet. After that it’s flat and at the end we’ve found some snow. This trail can be dangerous in a...More

Thank Silvia V
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Took a small cruise along Lysefjord were our cruise ship could not go, very scenic views along the fjord viewing the pulpit rock from underneath and waterfall, stopping off for waffles and cream, very pleasing trip.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Booked a 3 hour Fjord cruise at Rødne to see all the beauty in a short period. Wonderful opportunity to see a small part of the beauty of the Stavanger area. Put on warm clothes in this time of the year and wen the sun...More

Thank MarcPierre70
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

One of the best things I done in my life reconnected with nature.. saw a small group of mountain goats very cute creatures .. I only wish if it was a summer sunny day

Thank AlshimaaAbdelsamad
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We took a boat trip around the fjord with the intention of seeing Pulpit Rock, but due to food we were unable to see it. It was still a pleasant boat ride and we got up very close to a waterfall and fed goats from...More

Thank niteowljune
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Took a ferry to check this fjord and the experience is awesome. The beauty and the views are amazing.

Thank SomaK95762
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is the trip that culminates below Preikestolen, the 'pulpit rock'. There are a couple of main ferry companies leaving from the harbour. The Information Centre offers options. Feeding the goats, and the waterfall pauses en route are extra benefits. The ferry crew and visual...More

1  Thank Neil T
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L Yon N
24 August 2017|
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Response from panayiotis57 | Reviewed this property |
You don't walk the fjord, you sail through it on a boat! It makes no difference what hand you may use while sailing, as you will just be seated most of the time.
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Janet E
6 August 2017|
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Response from achoix | Reviewed this property |
Preikestolen walk! Or a ferry ride (any of them that take you along through to Lysebotn and Stavanger. Lysefjord is one, if not the best fjords to visit on a boat. We went while it was raining and it was fantastic. Powerful... More
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Akanksha K
21 July 2017|
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Response from Adrian T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know how busy it gets in August sorry. Is it Pulpit Rock you want to see ? I just want to point out to you that if the main purpose is to see Pulpit Rock, from a boat in the fjord you are so far away from the... More
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