Private 2-Hour Walking Tour of Wharf and Fortress

Private 2-hour Walking Tour of Wharf and Fortress
Excursion Highlights:
  • Immerse yourself in fascinating history with a private walking tour of Bergen's iconic Wharf, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Explore the beautiful Bergen Wharf, renowned for its charming wooden homes, stunning North Sea backdrop, and majestic mountain views.
  • Visit significant historical landmarks, including the Rosenkrantz Tower and Hakoon's Hall, rich with tales from Bergen's storied past.
  • Customize your two-hour excursion with a professional guide to ensure an unforgettable, personalized experience.
  • Don't miss out on this top-rated, fast-selling shore excursion for an insightful snapshot of Bergen's history and culture.
Price: $208.00
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Private
Shore Excursion Type Active, Cultural, Scenic, Walking
Shore Excursion Duration 2 Hours
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Outside Cruise Ship Pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing and sensible flat-soled walking shoes. ing in layers may be necessary depending on the time of the year.
Restrictions Participants must be able to get in and out of vehicle and walk independently. Guests must be able to walk for the duration of the tour, sometimes over uneven surfaces. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

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.