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Most beautiful sight I have ever seen. Try dropping a rock down and see how long it takes to hit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bloemfontein, South Africa

We absolutely loved it! It's a very nice walk up, but remember to wear comfortable clothes and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oslo, Norway
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Forsand, Stavanger 4119, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Most beautiful sight I have ever seen. Try dropping a rock down and see how long it takes to hit the ground.

Thank rubierooy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We absolutely loved it! It's a very nice walk up, but remember to wear comfortable clothes and shoes (and bring enough water!!) we started the trip early as most people and had lunch on the preikestol enjoying the lovely weather and the view! It really...More

Thank Nicolehet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from Pulpit rock on a clear day is spectacular. It is a little scary for people with a fear of heights. There are several points that will make your trip more enjoyable. If possible and if you a visiting Stavanger for several days,...More

1  Thank 972Ben
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you visit the Stavanger area you really need to go there, don't miss it. It is crowded with tourists, but still worth it.

Thank GunnarSola
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We lucked out with beautiful weather. It even got a bit warm! Arriving in the morning was the best idea. Hiking shoes/boots, water, and lunch prepped we hit the trail. There is a beautiful variation in terrain. Some of it is really quite steep trails,...More

3  Thank Augustsunflower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I strongly recommend hiking there! It was a great experience, even during winter! Hopefully, I will have the chance to come back!

2  Thank Paula A
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The walk up here is pretty easy and the views are amazing at the top. Can get the ferry and bus from town. Must do when in Stavanger!

1  Thank Notters87
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My eldest son and i booked the trip through lysefjorden Adventure AS. Geir the CEO and mountain guide was fantastic, contactable via email or phone to answer all your questions. Boots and wet weather gear also hireable at reasonabe prices and good quality stuff. Geir...More

3  Thank Mark O
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Another goal achieved! But it was not without EFFORT! The hike from beginning to Pulpit Rock is not for everyone. There were some tough inclines and equally tough declines when hiking back to the beginning, but it was well worth all the time and effort....More

3  Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We traveled to oslo on sep 1st 2017. next day took domestic flight to Stavanger. I had Pre-booked stay through airbnb & I would definitely recommend his place as it was independent room & the host was very friendly. we started from his place in...More

4  Thank bibhu_acharya
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Diego M
5 February 2018|
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Response from Tor T | Reviewed this property |
HIking to Pulpit Rock in february is not recomendable. Norwegian outdoors are not Disneyland, inexperienced and stypid people die there every year. Even experienced outdoor people do. The trail is icy and slippery, if its... More
24 January 2018|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
Pretty well covered above. We had a combined ferry and bus ticket that we purchased on line prior to going. The buses work on first come first served so can save some time.Go into the Tide Bus website and check timetables... More
Chloe N
18 January 2018|
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Response from Mark O | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chloe you can only get there by car during the winter months, it's about 1.5hrs by car with a short ferry crossing. I went a few week ago, well trodden hard snow paths, crampons definitely needed. I would definitely use... More