The history and culture of Bergen comes alive on this intriguing half-day tour. This tour is deal for those who wish to see the highlights of Bergen and also enjoy some free time on their own. On your way to the Old Bergen Museum, you will enjoy a scenic city drive along the main wharf passing past picturesque, old wooden buildings, warehouses, shops and houses lining the streets and Bergen waterfront. The open-air museum contains a collection of charming old houses from the 18th and 19th centuries and gives you a vivid image of what life was like in Bergen during those time periods. On your way back to Bergen, you will pass the oldest stone building in the city, St. Mary’s Church. Continuing on to downtown, you will pass through medieval Bryggen, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, you will have a chance to see the famous Torget fish market and have an hour of free time to shop or explore. Lastly, you will have the option to go back to the port or stay downtown longer and return to the ship on your own.
- Comfortable shoes are recommended due to uneven ground and cobblestones.