A Walking Tour along the Harbor

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Tour Number

Activity Level

283246


Categories

First Time Visitor, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Norwegian (conversational), Russian (fluent)

A Tour of the Wharf and the Fortress


This is a private tour of Bergen in a historical perspective. You will have the opportunity to go for a walk at the Wharf, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The ancient gables and the narrow alleyways will make you feel like stepping back in time to the era when the Hanseatic merchants dominated Bergen's trade.
You will hear interesting stories about the stock fish trade, daily life in the Middle ages, and about the Wharf as a secret hide-out during World War II.
Additionally, you will see the Bergenhus Fortress, with old Medieval buildings, like the Rosenkrantz tower and the Haakon's hall.

Itinerary

1. The Wharf
2. The Fortress

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you at your hotel, at your cruise boat or in the central area. I can collect you form the airport (extra charge may apply).

End location: I can bring you back to your hotel, cruise boat or to any place in the center at your request

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

It is a walking tour

What’s Included

Other: The tour includes my services as your Private Tour Guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 NOK - for a snack and a drink

What’s Extra

Other: Any entrances to the museums

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation upon request.

A Recent Review of this tour

Our tour through the Bergen Fortress/Harbor area was perfect. Olga did a nice job of mixing historical and current issues in showing us Bergen.
Sheila Woodward

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Private tour guide Olga

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