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Hardangerfjord: RIB Boat Fjord Safari

Hardangerfjord: RIB Boat Fjord Safari

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From US$ 100.62 per person

Discover the beautiful Hardangerfjord in a RIB boat alongside your guide. Enjoy the natural beauty of the fantastic scenery in Fyksesund, a fjord inaccessible by road.

About this activity

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Norwegian, English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Feel the wind in your hair on an exciting fjord safari
  • Cruise along Fyksesund to admire the steep mountainsides and waterfalls
  • See the roadless old hamlet of Botnen
  • Learn about the history of the fjord farms
  • Experience a thrill ride on a RIB boat
Full description
Join an adrenaline-filled RIB boat tour of the Hardangerfjord. Learn about the fjord and its history from your expert guide. Keep your camera handy to snap photos of the unique scenery and wildlife. Meet in the lobby of the Hardangerfjord Hotel for a fun-filled adventure out on the fjords. After the safety briefing, you’ll have time to get kitted out before boarding the boat. Speed across the Hardangerfjord to the old trading town of Herandsholmen. Learn about the fjord and the people who lived at the fjord farms from your driver and guide. See the stunning island of Kvamsøy before heading north to enter Fyksesund, the only arm of the Hardangerfjord that cannot be accessed via road. The last 5 km runs between steep mountains to the roadless old village of Botnen. During several stops close to land, you will be able to admire the fjord's beautiful scenery, nature, and life on its shores. If you’re lucky, you may see porpoises swimming beside the speed boat so have your camera at the ready. After this incredible experience, return to dry land in Øystese.
  • Fjord tour via RIB boat
  • Pickup from the Hardangerfjord Hotel
  • Flotation suit
  • Life vest
  • Goggles
  • Gloves
  • Beanie
  • Turtle neck
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People with back problems
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    Meet in the lobby of the Hardangerfjord Hotel.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Weather-appropriate clothing

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Alcohol and drugs
    • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 /5

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    August 26, 2021


    The highlight of our trip, even in the rain!

    June 18, 2022

    Product ID: 396156