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Address: Stavanger, Norway
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Beautiful Fjord

I took a boat trip down Lysefjord and was able to admire Pulpit Rock from below - only to hike it later on - Norway's fjords are simply spectacular.

Reviewed 5 August 2016
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Wantage, New Jersey
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

I took a boat trip down Lysefjord and was able to admire Pulpit Rock from below - only to hike it later on - Norway's fjords are simply spectacular.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Did the fjord boat tour from near the cruise ship. Very new clean and covered boat but with accessible too for looking. Audio announcements were well done. The boat is quite maneuverable for its size and there are several planned stops that the crew could do like feeding a goat, and catching fresh mountain water from a waterfall. Scenery is... More 

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Thank Michael S
Stavanger
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I have made this trip several times, and it never gets old. Weather permitting, both the fjord cruise and hike are very memorable. Be aware that the pulpit rock hike has become VERY popular so choose your timing carefully.

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Thank 3kidsStavanger
Glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

used the cruise ship excursion to pulpit rock, the cruise was wonderful, unfortunately the weather was appaling and couldnt see pulpit rock. would still recommend doing the pulpit rock cruise.

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Thank dolphin60_40
Stavanger, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Its so close to the nature. If you are natural beauty lover you must visit this place. It is also a principle attraction for hiking and picnic,

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We took a trip sling this fjord on arrival in Norwegian waters and we're delighted by its tall cliffs and deep waters. Many waterfalls, tall mountain cliffs, narrow channels, small villages and then the dramatic Pulpit rock and the boulder caught in crack in the cliffs and a challenge to the brace hearted to stand upon it and defy the... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

this is a must for all tourists to the Stavanger region ! I strongly recommend visiting this amazing fjord.wild nature,fantastic mouintains,and stunning scenery.go by tourist bot from Stavanger Harbour,or in your own car/motorcycle,and take the ferry ride from Oanes to Lysebotn.

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Thank John J
New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Lysefjord cruise is a must do to get a good view of the fjord. It lasts for about 2.5 hours and shows the salmon farms, exotic vacation homes, lush greenery of the fjord mountains, manfossen waterfalls and the famous pulpit rock too. We chose to be dropped at the pulpit rock hike base point. The hike is beautiful with many... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Travelling by boat out from Stavanger into the Lysefjord is a wonderful experience, the scenery along the way is fantastic, with the lovely wooden houses painted in the Norwegian red colour, Finally arriving a Pulpit Rock is was awsome.

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Thank Peter H
Bryne, Norway
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Visited Lysefjord a several times normally every year. A perfect fjord to visit by boat and to walk to Prekestolen or Flørlistairs...

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