Lysefjord, Stavanger

4.8
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One of the region's most popular inlets, Lysefjord boasts imposing cliffs, forested slopes, and a host of rock formations. A boat tour gives a good look at the marine ecosystem that characterizes the area, and you may even get a glimpse of the old village of Florli. Traverse the rugged terrain up to the "pulpit rock"--a cliff over the sea that affords a clear view of the winding waterway. Hike your way up the nearby Kjerag Mountain for a sweeping view over the surrounding peaks and the fjord itself. Top off the journey to the mountain plateau by stepping on top of the Kjeragbolten, a boulder wedged within a crevasse suspended 984 m (3,228 ft) above the fjord. To visit Lysefjord and other attractions in Stavanger, use our Stavanger tour itinerary maker tool.
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  • Lysefjord is breathtaking. Only reason I have four stars there as I visited on a cloudy day and hindered my ability to soak in the full picture. The water falls, vistas and the tiny picturesque...  more »
  • LysefjordEN is the right spelling. A fjord is a fjord. But a specific fjord is a fjordEN. So it is Lysefjorden. Beautiful btw. Everyone should visit. And from January no more ferry! Great undersea...  more »
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