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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4129, Norway
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All reviews the bus hiking shoes bucket list two hours mountain lodge preikestolen fjellstue avoid the crowds take your time parking lot worth the effort great hike early in the morning hour hike amazing views starting point bring water be careful
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

We hiked Pulpit Rock on a private guided tour in October. Harold from Pulpit Rock Tours met us at the base where the bus dropped off, checked our hiking gear, and told us what to expect during our hike. I had planned to hike in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 11 January 2019

This is one of the greatest hikes I even had. Uniquely Norway! Trekking from the carpark needs less than 2 hours. I would say the difficulty is intermediate with some steep slopes. Do visit this attraction while it still exist as it would be disappear...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank TripGoer168
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Managed to find our way to the hike’s starting point ourselves by taking the public ferry to Tau from Stavanger, the public bus to Jorpland & then taxi the rest of the way. (No public buses from tau to preikstolen mountain lodge in winter). Foolishly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 23 December 2018

My husband and I hiked up to Pulpit Rock as part of our honeymoon cruise on Serenade of the Seas. We were a bit nervous going into it because neither one of us are expert hikers and this was probably the most difficult hike we've...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank TrixieP62
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

We did the trek in less than two hours, the path is very beautiful. Its an ideal trek for families with kids.. breathtaking when you reach the top. It might be a difficult to reach the start point if you don't plan it well..

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank parthog330
Reviewed 26 November 2018

An excursion thru RCCL Serenade of the Seas while at port in Stavanger. The hike was as described. Great exercise and a feeling of accomplishment.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

One of the best experiences of my life. Very hard walk up over rocky terrain stunning scenery all the way up and just breathtaking when you get to the top. Well worth every step

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 966nikkib
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Majestic views of Lysefjord. Hard to paint the views in words. It’s just stunning. Took me about 4 hours to do a round trip starting from the car park at the base. Could be shorter in dry season. Bring more energy bars. Wear proper outdoor...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank wstycoon
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Nice walk, with delicate slopes. It took 3.5 hours to go back and forth, considering eating, selfing and resting as well. I saw several families with kids, meaning that it is really an easy walk. I would just recommend to wear waterproof clothes with uncertain...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 621dantes
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful experience. A must do for certain. We took the first ferry from Stavanger (with rental car) at 6.30am. Missed a lot of the crowds going up - good idea if you are quite fit as you can get into a groove and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank CharlieMouse007
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23 December 2018|
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Response from TitoFromAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
From Bergen you have to travel to Stavanger, then to Tau and the Pulpit Rock base... climbing up to Pulpit Rock takes 2 hrs and another 2 hrs to climb down... You need to find out how many hrs to do the land travel... I... More
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12 September 2018|
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Response from TitoFromAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
Well, it's Norway... so the weather is unpredictable at best.. When we climbed Preikestolen, the weather forecast was rain but we have no choice, it was that next morning or never as we have to fly back to Bergen then home... More