Private 2-Hour Walking Tour of Wharf and Fortress
Capture stunning views of a historic district, visit an ancient fortress, and more when you book this private walking tour in Bergen. Your tour includes a professional guide who will show you iconic sites in and around the Wharf, including Hakoon's Hall and the Rosenkrantz Tower. With the chance to customize your two-hour excursion and learn about the Wharf's past, this private walking excursion is perfect for history buffs.
Your tour starts as you meet up with your guide to explore the historic Wharf of Bergen, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This iconic Wharf is a reminder of Bergen's past and the mark of the Hanseatic merchants that dominated its trade dating as far back as the 14th century. Here, you'll find charming wooden homes and a scenic backdrop that kisses the North Sea and offers majestic mountain views.
While strolling through this historic part of town, you'll witness the beauty of the Wharf's ancient gables and historic sites. Pass places like the Rosenkrantz Tower, a 16th century tower that served as both the residence of the Bergen Castle's home and a fortress. You'll also learn about tales from the city's past from your expert guide. Before heading back to your port, stop for a visit to the iconic Hakoon's Hall, a national monument that depicts the grandeur of Bergen's importance as a political center in the 13th century.
From exploring ancient alleyways to strolling by ancient fortresses, this historical tour takes you to some of the best attractions in the Wharf. Sign up for this private walking excursion and explore all that the Wharf has to offer your way for an unforgettable time in Bergen.