visitBergen.com Bergen Oslo Copenhagen London P ROD U C T MA NUA L BE RGE N AND THE REGION 2010/12 TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1 BERGEN TOURIST BOARD 2 7 THE BERGEN REGION 34 1.1 Addresses and contacts 2 7.1 The Sotra/Øygarden region 34 1.2 Tourist Information in Bergen 2 7.2 The Askøy region 35 1.3 Facts and history 3 7.3 The Nordhordland region 36 1.4 Seasonal specialities 4 1.5 Useful publications 6 8 ACCOMMODATION IN BERGEN 38 1.6 Order form – Brochures 7 8.1 Hotels 38 1.7 Special services to the media 8 8.2 Pensions and guesthouses 44 1.8 Photoservice 8 8.3 Apartment/Chalets 46 1.9 Map production 8 8.4 Campsites 47 1.10 For the physically disabled 8 9 FOOD AND BEVERAGE IN BERGEN 49 2 GUIDE SERVICES 9 9.1 Restaurants (a selection of various types) 49 9.2 Bars and nightclubs 55 3 ATTRACTIONS 10 3.1 Bryggen 10 10 CONVENTIONS 58 3.2 Art Gallery Street 11 10.1 Bergen Convention Bureau 58 3.3 Music City 12 10.2 Meeting and conference facilities 58 3.4 Wooden houses 12 10.3 PCO´S (Professional Congress organizers) 59 3.5 Enjoyment – Bergen 13 10.4 Events organisers 59 3.6 Other attractions 14 10.5 Receptions, banquets, galas, get-togethers 60 3.7 Admission fees 2010 17 11 STUDY NORWAY TECHNICAL VISITS 66 4 THE BERGEN CARD 18 12 TRANSPORT 67 5 SIGHTSEEING & FJORD TOURS 19 12.1 Air transport 67 5.1 City sightseeing in Bergen 19 12.2 Train transport 68 The highlight of Bergen 5.2 5.3 5.4 Fjord sightseeing Sightseeing by airplane and helicopter CarWalks 20 23 23 12.3 12.4 12.5 Boat transport Coach companies – net rates Public transport 68 70 70 From Fløyen there’s a spectacular panoramic view of Bergen and its beautiful surrounding scenery of fjords and 12.6 Car rental companies 71 Photo: Pål hoff, fløibanen mountains. Fløibanen is the only cable car of its kind in Scandinavia, and one of Norway’s most popular tourist 6 ACTIVITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT 24 12.7 Taxi in Bergen 71 attractions. In case Fløibanen is not included in your tour programme, there are numerous reasons to do so: 6.1 Activity organisers 24 12.8 Parking in Bergen 71 6.2 Activities and sports 24 12.9 Roads and traffic information 71 • Our brand new, spacious plateau by the upper station • Mt. Fløyen is a perfect starting point for refreshing 6.3 Concerts 26 offers every visitor, small and tall, a chance to relax and outdoor activities in the wonderful surroundings, 6.4 Folklore and world music 27 13 TRAVEL AGENTS & TOUR OPERATORS 73 admire the breathtaking view. such as walks on the various marked paths. 6.5 Theatre, revues and cabarets 27 13.1 Travel agents 73 • The two funiculars climb the hillside, 26° at its steepest, • The eventful upper station area offers a multiple of 6.6 Festivals 27 13.2 Incoming tour operators 73 through an approximately 7-minute-long, comfortable ride, enjoyable facilities: Restaurant, café, kiosk, souvenir shop 6.7 Other entertainment 28 13.3 Ships agents and shore excursions 73 taking you to the top of Mt. Fløyen (320m asl). and a playground for children. 6.8 Multimedia 29 • Two funiculars, each with a capacity of 100 enthusiastic • Fløibanen´s lower station is located only 150 meters from 6.9 Shopping 30 passengers, are in continuous and daily operation from the famous Fish Market. The area is easily accessible to 6.10 Coming events 2010 32 early morning until midnight (23.00 in the low season). tour coaches. THIS MANUAL WAS UPDATED IN APRIL 2010. Bergen Tourist Board cannot accept responsibility for any error or subsequent alternations. All you need to know about Fløibanen and Mt. Fløyen is available at www.floibanen.no NB! Prices, dates and opening hours are valid for 2010. Or at tel.: +47 55 33 68 00, Fax: +47 55 33 68 01, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ... perfect moments w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 1 1 BERGEN TOURIST BOARD BERGEN SENTRUM AS Olav Kyrresgate 11, P.O.Box 975 Sentrum 1.3 FACTS AND HISTORY Direct ﬂights to Bergen from the following international cities per April 2010: NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter N-5808 Bergen, Norway FACTS Aberdeen Gothenburg Newcastle are valid for 2010. Tel: +47 55 55 39 39 Fax: +47 55 55 39 38 Bergen’s total area 465.3 km2 Alicante Gran Canaria Nice email@example.com - www.Bergensentrum.no Population per km2 566 Antalya Hamburg Paris-Orly 1.1 ADDRESSES AND CONTACTS Manager: Mr. Steinar Kristoffersen Population (pr.28/02-2009) 252.000 Amsterdam Helsinki Praque Working to promote the central area of Bergen, not least through Currency: Norwegian Kroner (NOK) pr April 2010 € » 8,3 Barcelona Islands Reykjarvik MAIN OFFICE Number of hotel beds in Bergen approx. 8000 Berlin-Schönefeld Krakow Riga numerous events throughout the year, ranging from concerts and Slottsgaten 3, P.O.Box 4055 Dreggen, Minimum temperature in 2008 -6,5 °C Billund Krakow-Katowiche Rome street theatre to theme days and all-night shopping. N-5835 Bergen, Norway Maximum temperature in 2008 31,3 °C Copenhagen Kirkwall/Orkney Salsburg Tel: +47 55 55 20 10 Fax: +47 55 55 20 11 Normal rainfall per year (1961-1990) 2.250 mm Dubrovnik Kreta - Chania Split mail@visitBergen.com - www.visitBergen.com Managing Director: Mr. Ole Warberg, 1.2 TOURIST INFORMATION IN BERGEN Edinburgh London-Gatwick Stockholm Average temperatures (1961-1990) Frankfurt Malaga Sumburgh/Shetland ole@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 12 700 M2 PRESENTATIONS OF BERGEN AND January 2,7 °C July 1 6,6 °C Gdansk Murcia Warszawa Accounting: Mrs. Eva Klausen, THE FJORDS. February 3,0 °C August 16,3 °C eva@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 33 23 53 Tourist Information in Bergen is situated in The Fresco Hall at March 4,9 °C September 13,3 °C Direct ﬂights to Bergen from the following domestic cities: Webmaster: Mrs. Gjertrud Coutinho Vågsallmenning Square opposite the Fish Market. The building April 8.0 °C October 9,8 °C Bodø Notodden Stavanger gjertrud@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 16 itself is one of the city’s art treasures. In these beautiful and May 12,9 °C November 5,8 °C Førde Oslo Tromsø Office assistant: Ms. Jannicke Andersen, spacious surroundings, information is available about what to do June 15,1 °C December 3,3 °C Florø Rygge Trondheim jannicke@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 10 in Bergen and all of Fjord Norway. Besides obtaining free help and Haugesund Sandane Ørsta/Volda advice, you can also buy a range of products and services. Sunlight (rise and fall) Kristiansand Sandefjord Ålesund TOURIST DEPARTMENT The Tourist Information can offer: 1 January 09.26-15.12 1 July 03.47-22.51 Kristiansund Skien Marketing Manager: Ms.Marianne Johnsen • Booking of accommodation in hotels, guesthouses and private 1 February 08.34-16.24 1 August 04.49-21.52 Molde Sogndal marianne@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 13 lodgings in Bergen and surrounding areas. 1 March 07.15-17.41 1 September 06.08-20.21 Product Coordinator: Mrs. Gunvor Follesø • Sightseeing and fjord tours tickets. The main contact for 1 April 06.39-20.01 1 October 06.21-17.47 Distances to other cities in Norway: gunvor@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 15 sightseeing and harbour excursions and tickets to all the 1 May 05.08-21.18 1 November 07.42-16.15 Førde 186 km North Cape 2 368 km Information-/Marketing Coordinator: Ms. Linn Kjos Falkenberg recommended round trips of the fjords. 1 June 03.55-22.32 1 December 08.58-15.10 Geilo 233 km Oslo 478 km linn@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 14 • The Bergen Card - practical and inexpensive. Provides free offers Haugesund 117 km Stavanger 178 km and/or discounts. See also chapter 4.1. CITY COUNCIL Haukeligrend 256 km Trondheim 657 km BERGEN CONVENTION BUREAU • Books on Bergen, stamps, postcards, videos, maps, luggage This is the supreme authority of the City and consists of 67 Kristiansand 493 km Voss 99 km Tel: +47 55 55 20 19 convention@visitBergen.com deposit and much more. elected representatives. It is chaired by the Mayor, and members Molde 453 km Ålesund 375 km Manager Convention Bureau: Mr. Frode Aasheim • Bureau de Change. Longest open in Bergen. are elected for a four-year period. It makes decisions on major frode@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 17 • Free Brochures on Bergen and Fjord Norway. issues concerning the city budget, the development of the city National Holidays 2010/2011 Sales Manager: Mrs. Britt Angell-Hansen • Souvenirs from Bergen. Display of products for sale. and the services provided to the citizens. New Year’s Day: 1 January Ascension Day: 13 May/2 June britt@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 18 • Train tickets. Palm Sunday: 28 Mar/ Whit Saturday: 22 May/11 June Convention Coordinator: Ms. Linda Vorraa • Concert tickets. CITY GOVERNMENT 17 Apr linda@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 19 This body runs the city administration and services, makes Maundy Thursday: 1/21 Apr Whit Sunday: 23 May/12 June propositions to the City Council and is responsible for carrying out Good Friday: 2/22 Apr Whit Monday: 24 May/13 June TOURIST INFORMATION IN BERGEN LONG OPENING HOURS decisions made by the City Council. It is elected by the Council Easter Sunday: 4/24 Apr Constitution Day: 17 May Vågsallmenningen 1, N-5014 Bergen, Norway and consists of 5 commissioners. These commissioners have a June, July and August Daily 08.30-22.00 Easter Monday: 5/25 Apr Christmas Day: 25 December Tel: +47 55 55 20 00 Fax: +47 55 55 20 01 function similar to that of government ministers and the Chief May and September Daily 09.00-20.00 Labour day: 1 May Boxing Day: 26 December info@visitBergen.com - www.visitBergen.com/info Rest of the year Mon-Sat 09.00-16.00 Commissioner is ”Prime Minister” of Bergen. The chief executive Department Manager: Ms. Inger Norma Balean, Closed from 24 December to 3 January. Open during Easter of the department is called Department Director. The Hanseatic wharf Bryggen, the Fish Market, the composer inger@visitBergen.com, direct tel: +47 55 55 20 04 (except Easter Sunday). Information Office also at Bergen Airport all year. Chief Commissioner: Mrs. Monica Mæland (Conservative Party) Edvard Grieg’s home at Troldhaugen, Rasmus Meyer’s art Tourist Information in Bergen Mayor: Mr. Gunnar Bakke (The Progress Party) collection, the Aquarium and Old Bergen are just a few of many PROJECT HORDALAND Vågsallmenningen 1, NO-5014 Bergen, Norway Slottsgaten 3, P.O.Box 4055 Dreggen, (+47) 55 55 20 00 – Fax: (+47) 55 55 20 01 info@visitBergen.com – www.visitBergen.com i ABOUT BERGEN attractions worth visiting. N-5835 Bergen, Norway Bergen is an international town with small-town charm and HISTORY Project Manager Hordaland - Mrs. Ingunn Bleie atmosphere. The inhabitants love to show off their beautiful and Bergen was founded in 1070 by King Olav Kyrre. The town was ingunn@visitBergen.com, direct tel: + 47 55 33 23 54 · many-sided city. They are proud of Bergen’s shipping, trading and favourably situated in relation to shipping traffic and was for a cultural traditions. The city with its 252,000 inhabitants is like long time the country’s most important commercial, shipping and FJORD NORWAY a spectacular amphitheatre clambering up the mountainsides, industrial town. Moreover, Bergen became a commercial and Lodin Leppsgt. 2b, N-5003 Bergen, Norway overlooking the sea, embracing you. You can roam through living shipping town of European significance and for a while, during the Tel: +47 55 30 26 40 Fax: +47 55 30 26 50 history in this modern city, the gateway to the wildest and Middle Ages, Bergen was also the largest of all the towns in the firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjordnorway.com loveliest fjords of Norway. Tradition, initiative and drive have Nordic countries. Marketing Manager: Britt Dalland, made Bergen one of Norway’s most vigorous cultural cities. It is Bergen is the only town in the whole of Scandinavia, which has email@example.com, direct tel: +47 55 30 26 44 not merely by chance that Norway’s biggest cultural event, the followed a classical European pattern of development. In the Promotion and marketing company for Fjord Norway, covering the Bergen International Festival, is held here each year, or that the twelfth century an economic breakthrough occurred in Lübeck, western part of Norway from Egersund in the south to town was chosen to be one of the European Cities of Culture in which was the first town on the Baltic to become a centre for Kristiansund in the north. the year 2000. The old parts of city are living history, and the international commerce. museums and galleries keep both art and the ancestral heritage After a time, Lübeck also influenced circumstances in Bergen, INNOVATION NORWAY alive. which now became the natural geographical and economic Akersgt. 13, P.O. Box 448 Sentrum, N-0104 Oslo, Norway centre for the Norwegian maritime empire. Trade with the north, Tel: +47 22 00 25 00 Fax: +47 22 00 25 01 importing grain and exporting fish, laid the foundation for growth firstname.lastname@example.org - www.visitnorway.com during the first centuries. From the fourteenth century and for Promotion and marketing company for the whole of Norway. several centuries, the Hanseatic merchants dominated trade. The Tourism offices abroad: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Benelux, Hanseatic merchants established one of their four most important France, Italy, Spain, Poland, United Kingdom & Ireland, USA & trading stations in Bergen, the “German Office” on the Wharf. Canada, Japan, China and Russia. During the period from the last half of the nineteenth century until the First World War, there was strong growth in trade and industry resulting in an increase in population, from 17,000 inhabitants in 1855 to 103,500 inhabitants in 1920 (Bergen City). It was not until the beginning of the 1830s that the population of Oslo exceeded that of Bergen. The town has fallen prey to confla- 2 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t B e rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 3 grations throughout its entire history. Buildings of the Church A SELECTION OF SEASONAL TOURS: main reason for this is its wonderful location and world-famous Valid all day. Sledges can be purchased at any toy stores and sport and State were usually constructed in stone and could therefore NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL® - Norway’s most popular round- trip. surroundings: the seven great mountains and the fjords go shops. See chapter 3.5 and 5.1. be repaired after damage by fire. The homes of the citizens of the Fjord Tours AS. Tel: +47 55 55 76 63 www.fjordtours.no. Duration: towards creating an international and yet completely idiosyncratic town, on the other hand, were wooden buildings and therefore atmosphere, which is sure to make a lasting impression on all had to be built up again from the foundations. The Hanseatic 1-3 days. For further information about the tour - see chapter 5.2. who visit Bergen. Treat yourself to three days in Bergen and we CHRISTMAS IN BERGEN merchants were those most observant of tradition in relation to BERGENSBANEN - Explore the spectacular scenery of Norway guarantee you an experience you will never forget. The main street Strandgaten transforms into a Christmas Shopping architecture. When the Wharf was rebuilt after the great fire of The Norwegian State Railway. Tel: +47 23 15 00 00, www.nsb.no Street the first day of December, delicately decorated. The lights 1702 for example, only a few small changes were made. The Bergensbanen - the railway between Bergen and Oslo. The SUGGESTED ITINERARY FOR THREE DAYS IN BERGEN: will be ignited, fun entertainment, and very good shopping offers. train journey provides some of Norway’s wildest and most DAY I: Start your day with a stroll around the Fish Market and Decorated shops and cosy Christmas atmosphere in streets and magnificent scenery. The Bergensbanen provides an essential link through Bryggen, the old wharf which dates from Hanseatic times. narrow alleyways makes Christmas shopping a unique experience 1.4 SEASONAL SPECIALITIES to the Hardangervidda (national park) and is especially popular for Visit one of the many museums – some of which have unique art in Bergen! At Torgallmenningen, the Christmas tree is lit the first hikers and cyclists. The Bergensbanen has 4 departures daily. collections – before heading off to enjoy some shopping in the day of advent. BERGEN - EASY TO GET TO Great scenic spur line from Myrdal to Flåm. See www.flamsbana.no city centre. for more information. DAY II: Take the funicular to the top of Mount Fløyen or the ADVENT It is easy to get to Bergen from the rest of Norway or from the cable car to Mount Ulriken and enjoy the view over the city. Every Sunday in Advent, a new advent candle (each candle is 2,75 Continent all year round - whether you choose air, road, rail or CARWALKS - Discover the freedom of Fjord Norway. Visit the open-air museum Gamle Bergen (Old Bergen Museum), metre high) is lit in connection with a simple open-air devotion. sea, connections are excellent. There are frequent direct flights, Project Hordaland. Tel.: +47 55 55 20 10. and then finish off the day with a concert in the concert hall at The lights are so big they can be seen from different parts of also from major international hubs. Modern express boats go along Combine a car-ride with a walk and discover Western Norway in a Troldhaugen, the home of Edvard Grieg. Bergen. After the devotion, coffee and Christmas cookies are the coast all year round and into the fjords. Bergen is also the different way. 8 different areas of the region Hordaland awaits DAY III: Spend the morning at the aquarium and in the afternoon, served in the Fløien Folk restaurant. turnaround port for the world-famous Hurtigruten. For extended information about how to get to Bergen, see chapter 12. you. See chapter 5.4. www.carwalks.com take a trip to the fjords. For dinner, we would recommend one of the city’s numerous fish restaurants; then why not round off the FESTIVAL OF LIGHT A EUROPEAN CULTURAL CITY evening with a cultural treat in one of Bergen’s many theatres. Bergens Tidende (local newspaper) invites to the annually Festival BERGEN ALL YEAR ROUND Bergen became a European City of Culture in the year 2000. There of Light. Concert, torchlight procession, carolling, and fireworks in Visit Bergen in the spring, when the rhododendron and laburnum the city centre. The “Lysfesten” festival takes place by Lille are in flower. When red roofs gleam in the sunlight or old were many reasons why Bergen was chosen to be one of Europe’s WINTER IN BERGEN Lungårdsvann and starts at 16.00. cities in the year 2000, and it is no coincidence that people visit cobblestones glister in the rain. Saunter up the tiny streets where the city from the far reaches of the world to soak up the city’s Bergen is worth a visit during the winter. The long and dark nights the Bergeners will plant a bush wherever they can find a bit of cultural life and important history. The city has fostered many during the winter add a romantic and loving atmosphere in the GINGERBREAD EXHIBITION soil. well-known celebrities: the world famous composer Edvard Grieg, city. Bergen is an international city full of history and tradition, a The Mayor of Bergen opens the gingerbread exhibition in the end the international solo violinist Ole Bull, and composer Harald city with small-town charm and atmosphere. of November every year. Kindergartens and schools are invited to Visit Bergen in the summer when the land is lush in every shade Sæverud. bring their gingerbread contributions. Copies of buildings in of green; when the fjords are abuzz with small boats, and the city Renowned for its vibrant and contemporary design and music Downhill ski and cross-country ski enthusiasts can indulge their Bergen are always popular along with a miniature copy of Bergen. is alive with visitors pulsating from all over the world. scene, Bergen has helped cultivate acts such as Ralph Myers & the passion at Eikedalen (Kvamskogen) or at Voss, just one hour away Contact Bergen Tourist Information for further information. Jack Herren Band, Kings of Convenience, Røyksopp, Sondre from Bergen by car or train. For those who enjoy action and Tel: +47 55 55 20 00. Visit Bergen in the autumn and in the winter. Experience the Lerche and World Idol Kurt Nilsen, to name a few. Bergen excitement, we can recommend sledging on Mount Fløyen! There’s changing seasons- and the warmth of the Bergen hospitality. Visit International Festival, the largest annual event in Norway, has no end to the winter activities that Bergen and its region can CHRISTMAS DINNER Bergen any time- there is always something to excite you, always placed Bergen well and truly on the world musical map. See offer. Whether you like to go rafting at Voss, skiing, ice fishing, Christmas dinner tradition in Bergen consists of “PINNEKJØTT”, something happening. chapter 3 and 6. ice-skating in Bergenshallen, Slåtthaug Kunstisbane, or on the which are dried ribs of lamb served with potatoes and rutabaga. roof of Xhibition Shopping Centre, Cross-country skiing at Mount The ribs are to be put in water the previous night and steamed for There is so much to see and experience all year round, whether WHAT’S ON IN BERGEN Fløyen. Fjord Norway and the city of Bergen offer you the ideal approx. 4 hours. Many of the restaurants in Bergen serve you like architecture and museums, shopping and rubbing To be kept up-to-date, you may lvisit the official Bergen Website combination of nature, culture and exhilarating city life. traditional Christmas food from mid november till Christmas Eve. shoulders with the locals, or watching an exciting football match. www.visitBergen.com. Click on “Entertainment” and “What’s on in The national Christmas drink in Norway is Aquavit. The Aquavit Eight minutes from the city centre and you can be on the top of Bergen”. Here you can select “Search for events in Bergen” and VOSS from Bergen is worth a try. Based on potato alcohol, the main one of Bergen’s mountains. Admire the view and enjoy the peace enter your own search criteria. You will then find detailed surveys Voss offers excellent nursery slopes for beginner’s slopes as well as ingredients are caraway and anis. It is stored on barrels for 12 and quiet, high above the city. on daily events. For extended information see chapter 6.10. demanding terrain for the most experienced. Voss also has months. Bergen Aquavit 1818 is an award-winning aquavit who excellent facilities for powder-snow sports. has achieved gold award 2003 and silver award 2005 at the THE BERGEN CARD CONCERTS ALL YEAR ROUND In Voss you can choose between two alpine centres: Voss international wine and spirit Competition in London. With the Bergen Card, you can enjoy free bus travel within the For more information about concerts in Bergen see chapter Fjellheisar, near the centre of Voss and Voss Fjellandsby in city limits, free or discounted admittance to most museums and 3.3, 6.3, & 6.10 or see: www.visitBergen.com/events for a Myrkdalen (26 km north from Voss). Conditions for cross-country ACCOMMODATION & ATTRACTIONS - OPENING HOURS attractions and discounts on a variety of cultural and sightseeing continuously updated list of events, choose “Concerts” on the skiing are excellent. The season is normally from December to Information about accommodation and attractions in Bergen attractions, restaurants and parking. scroll menu. April. When the ski lifts close for the day it’s after ski time, and during Christmas will be published approx. two month before See chapter 4.0 for extended information. you can choose between many pubs, bars and restaurants. Some Christmas at www.visitBergen.com. TICKET RESERVATIONS: hotels have swimming pools, and in the centre of Voss you find CONSUMER PRICES 2010 Billettservice – Norwegian Mail’s ticket service an activity centre with, bowling, squash and health club. Voss SHOPPING DURING CHRISTMAS Tel: +47 815 33 133, www.billettservice.no can offer ice fishing or skating on frozen lakes. Voss also offers a Opening hours for stores and shopping centre during Christmas* 24-HOUR CARD 48-HOUR CARD Tickets to all kind of events. Individual booking all year. variety of restaurants and shopping possibilities. Mon.- Fri.: Open to 21.00 Prices 2010 Sat.: Open to 18.00 Adults NOK 190 Adults NOK 250 EIKEDALEN (KVAMSKOGEN) Sun.: 14.00 - 19.00 Revy & Teaterservice Children (3-15 year) NOK 75 Children (3-15 year)NOK 100 Eikedalen alpine centre is located 55 km from Bergen at *Some stores and shopping centre can differ from these opening Tel: +47 55 21 61 70, www.revyogteater.no Tickets to all main events, produces packages incl. Kvamskogen. Eikedalen is the second biggest ski centre in the hours. accommodation. Individuals and groups region of Hordaland after Voss. Eikedalen have 7 ski lifts, 12 In the right corner means it is included in the different slopes from green to black difficulty levels. The ski FREE Bergen Card. centre is also open 4-5 evenings a week (17.00-21.00). The EASTER IN BERGEN CITY BREAK IN BERGEN season is normally from December to April. Good parking facilities Most Norwegians head for the mountains to ski during the Easter SIGHTSEEING AND TOURS and bus connections. holidays, but not all of us! Do not despair if you wonder what ONE CITY – ENDLESS OPPORTUNITIES Visit Bergen and you will have an ideal opportunity to combine to do in Bergen during Easter- we have lists of open attractions Year after year, visitors from all over the world have just one experiences in Fjord Norway’s stunning scenery with Bergen’s It is possible to reach both Voss and Eikedalen by bus, and there and hotels. You can find an updated list of attractions and hotels complaint when they are leaving: that their stay was too short. pulsating city life. Bergen as a starting point- visitor can choose are special ski-busses departing from Bergen Bus Station. For at www.visitBergen.com approx. two months before Easter. Bergen may not be a particularly large city by European standards, from a great variety of organized tours and day trips to the fjords more information, www.nesteblane.no Opening hours do not vary much from year to year, you can use but it nevertheless has plenty to offer those who want to of Western Norway. Visitors can also experience the wonderful the current lists at www.visitBergen.com to start planning your experience something new. Simply bursting with vitality, Bergen scenery and all the attractions on their own, either by car or by SLEDGING ON MOUNT FLØYEN trip to Bergen today. For more information about what to do is not to be missed! Here, history and long-standing traditions public transport in all seasons. Below you will find some tour For those who enjoy speed and excitement Fløibanen offers in Bergen during Easter, see chapter: “Winter in Bergen”. For are as important as the city’s vibrant cultural life. The Hanseatic suggestions to choose from. See chapter 3, 5 and 7 for all offers. a oneday “sledge-card” at NOK 140 for adults and NOK 70 for information on other events in Bergen, see chapter 6. legacy goes hand-inhand with the status of European City of Culture (2000), both of which are reflected in the cityscape. In children. the global scheme of things, Bergen is a truly unique city. The 4 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t B e rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 5 1.5 USEFUL PUBLICATIONS 1.6 ORDER FORM - BROCHURES Bergen – The Gateway to the Fjords of Norway THE CITY OF BERGEN 2010 Bergen Guide Updated annually. Available in Norwegian, English, German and French. 116 pages – A5. Brief descriptions initially, accompanied by more thorough information about sightseeing, activities, culture Send to: Bergen Tourist Board, P. O. Box 4055 Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen and experiences, sport and leisure, accommodation, restaurants, shopping and transport. Individual programme pages for events and festivals. Individual accommodation pricelist. Fax: (+47) 55 55 20 11, mail@visitBergen.com Bergen Map Updated annually. Folded (B6) or in blocks (A3 - á 100 pcs.) in English. Detailed map of the city centre, plus Please note that in order to keep costs down, we try to limit deliveries to one per recipient. map of the surrounding areas. Extremely useful for distribution in large quantities to tourists travelling in We reserve the right to send a number of copies which might deviate from the one indicated. groups or tourists who don’t require the Bergen Guide. The Bergen brochure - A 16-page presentation of Bergen with approx. 100 illustrations to give you a taste of the city - A4 in Please fill in the number of brochures: The Gateway to the Fjords Norwegian, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian and Chinese edition. Number: Number: Bergen Conference Brochure Norwegian and English - format A4. The Official Guide to Bergen A complete presentation of Bergen the city for meeting and conferences includes the Bergen brochure (see _______________ and the Region 2010 Bergen Product Manual above), informative product sheets listing hotels, conference centres, venues and various social activities and suggestions for sightseeing. _______________ Norwegian (100 / carton) For Tour Operators and _______________ English (100 / carton) ________________ Congress Organisers Product Manual for Bergen Updated every second year. Available in English (A4). _______________ German (100 / carton) and the Region A handy tool packed with useful information for tour operators and congress organisers. _______________ Round trip Guide for Updated annually. Folded (A6) or in blocks (A3 - á 100 pcs.) in English. A guide to the fjords with map and Bergen and the fjords description of different suggestions for round trips from Bergen. The trips have Bergen as a starting point, but may also be used as a guide to excursions from the fjords to Bergen. The Official Bergen Map _______________ Block á 100 pcs. Meeting Point Bryggen Norwegian, English, German and French – folded A6. _______________ Folded to B6 (300 / carton) 40*30 70*100 Posters Meeting Point Bryggen presents all the attractions of the Bryggen World Heritage Site and shows suggested ________________ Poster Bryggen – the Wharf routes for walking tours taking Bryggens Museum as their starting point. 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Delivery Address: ____________________________________________________________________________ Zip Code: ____________________________ City: ________________________________ Tel: _____________________________Fax: ________________________________ E-mail: ____________________________________________________________________________ Please note that the Official Bergen brochures can be downloaded from our website: Please note that the Official Bergen brochures can be downloaded from our website: www.visitBergen.com/brochures www.visitBergen.com/brochures 6 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t B e rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 7 1.7 SPECIAL SERVICES TO THE MEDIA WESTERN NORWAY FILM COMMISSION Georgernes Verft 12, N-5011 Bergen 2 GUIDE SERVICES SIGHTSEEING AND ART 3 hour city sightseeing, an introduction to the city. Extensive BERGEN TOURIST BOARD Tel: +47 5556 0905 / +47 9714 9153 Fax: +47 5556 0355 NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter tour of the central parts of Bergen. Admission to Old Bergen P.O.Box 4055 – Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen email@example.com – www.wnfc.no are valid for 2010. Museum and the Bergen Aquarium. Afternoon guided tour of the Tel: +47 55 55 20 14/ 408 52 814 Fax: +47 55 55 20 11 Contact: Film Commissioner Mr. Sigmund Elias Holm famous Art Collections in Bergen; Rasmus Meyer’s Collection, press@visitBergen.com - www.visitBergen.com/media Description: Western Norway Film Commission is an independent BERGEN BY EXPERT AS Stenersen’s Collection, Bergen Kunsthall and West Norway Museum Contact: Ms. Linn Kjos Falkenberg non-profit organization working with film producers, production Teatergaten 19, N-5010 Bergen of Decorative Art. Evening entertainment. Description: departments, writers and directors worldwide to encourage them Tel: +47 55 70 60 88 Fax: +47 55 70 60 89 The Bergen Tourist Board gives high priority to visiting media and to bring projects to the area. Free of charge services are offered firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenbyexpert.no CULTURE & NATURE (BRYGGEN AND FJORDCRUISE) members of the press. to any audiovisual production interested in filming in Western Contact: Mr. Christian Toftegaard Bryggen by foot – sightseeing. An historical stroll through the On www.visitBergen.com/media members of the press can find Norway, such as finding locations, crew, production services and Description: middle aged wooden buildings of Bryggen. Admission: Bryggens useful information on Bergen and on how the Bergen Tourist facilities. Bergen By Expert provide authorized guides who are intimately Museum, Schøtstuene and Hanseatic Museum. 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The Tourist Board can make special mail@visitBergen.com - www.visitBergen.com/photoservice BERGEN GUIDE SERVICE AS arrangements to meet your requirements, provide information Contact: Ms. Jannicke Andersen Bredsgården 2, Bryggen, N-5003 Bergen FISH AND MARINE MAMMALS IN BERGEN and assistance in setting up productions for visiting journalists, Description: Tel: +47 55 30 10 60 - Fax: +47 55 30 10 61 Morning tour starting with the Bergen Aquarium, one of Europe’s photographers, television and film crews. In 2009 we set up Bergen Tourist Board has on behalf of Bergen Municipality and email@example.com - www.bergenguideservice.no largest, with seals and penguins; the tour continues to The Bergen programmes for a total of 696 delegates from 655 media outlets. other organisations developed an electronic picture database Contact: Mrs. Anne Lien Museum and the ”Whale Hall”, with mighty skeletons of whales We have the experience and are your top local contact! for Bergen. This database features a wide selection of motifs Description: and other marine mammals. Afternoon free to explore Bergen on Foreign journalists are updated regularly on news and events from Bergen and surroundings. The photos can be downloaded Bergen Guide Service is the oldest guide company in Bergen and your own with the Bergen Card. from Bergen. You can receive information about new and existing in high-resolution format for use in print and in low resolution will provide you with excellent guides and lots of knowledge from tourism products, cultural events and other events in Bergen for electronic use. All photos are available to you just a few a staff of more than 80 authorised Bergen Guides covering more THE VIKING CITY AND GRIEG by registering for Bergen Tourist Board’s electronic newsletter minutes after you order them. The photos can be used free of than 20 languages. BGS offer sightseeing tours by car or coach, A morning tour of the area where the Vikings lived, Gallery service. To sign up, please go to www.visitBergen.com/newsletter. charge for non-commercial purposes in articles on Bergen and the Bryggen walks, theme walks, mountain hiking, fjord tours, day Bryggen (reproducing their jewellery), and Viking exhibition at A simple Newsletter in both Norwegian and English is produced surrounding area. excursions and hospitality services. They customize your program the Bergen Museum. Afternoon tour incl. concert at Troldhaugen, every second month and is sent out by e-mail to our contacts How to download: based on your wishes and take care of everything from guide home of composer Edvard Grieg. in the media and also to tour operators and incoming agents. 1. Enter the web site: www.visitBergen.com/photoservice service, transportation, meals and entertainment, so you News can also be downloaded from www.visitBergen.com/media 2. Click (mark) the pictures you want to order then “continue” can relax and enjoy your vacation. They also customize tours to FJORD CRUISE AND MUSIC LYSØEN under “News from Bergen”. 3. Enter information and click on ”submit order” fit physically disabled persons. During your travel you can reach Boat from Bergen to the island of Lysøen, home of violin virtuoso The service offered to the press has now been extended. The new 4. A password is sent to your e-mail automatically with a link. them 24/7 on the emergency number. Please find tour suggestions Ole Bull, including a concert. Late lunch in Os (for example at addition to www.visitBergen.com/media is: 5. Click on the link, enter password and download on the website and contact them for further information and for Solstrand Hotel & Bad). Return by bus via Troldhaugen, home of Free photos for non-commercial use, see chapter 1.8 - receiving special tour operator rates. composer Edvard Grieg. Evening entertainment with Bergen Photoservice. All services are free of charge. Folklore/Fana Folklore. 1.9 MAP PRODUCTION NORWEGIAN GUIDE SERVICE STOCK SHOTS FILM ARCHIVE ADACHI MAP 3DD P.O.Box 1921 Nordnes, N-5817 Bergen FJORDCRUISE AND FISHING FOR MEDIA- AND FILM COMPANIES Haukedalen 204, 5121 Ulset Tel: +47 55 33 42 20 Fax: +47 55 90 06 96 4-hour boat trip to the Lysefjord. See ”Bergen Fjord trips” map for We have a Stock Shots Film Archive which includes 80 Minutes Tel: +47 55 18 96 56 Fax: +47 55 53 09 91 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.norwegianguideservice.no other tour suggestions. Late lunch at Os. Afternoon fishing at the from Bergen and the surrounding fjord and coastal areas. The email@example.com Contact: Ms. Lisbeth Eliassen / Ms. Mariann Frantsen Solstrand Hotel & Bad. Dinner at Solstrand Hotel & Bad. material consists of film clips from a variety of situations/ Contact: Mr. Masaoki Adachi Description: locations, images without sound or subtitles, which can be used Description: Norwegian Guide Service is the largest supplier of guides in THE WOODEN CITY as support by visiting TV and film companies.Most of the material Adachi Map 3DD produces tourist maps such as ”The Official Map” Norway. From our centralised booking office in Bergen, we can A morning tour including the Old Bergen Museum, an open-air is filmed in 16:9 format and recorded on a PAL Mini-DV tape. The published by Bergen Tourist Board. Adachi Map 3DD publishes help you to organize certified guides for the entire country. museum with over 40 characteristic wooden houses from the material is free of charge for media- and film companies for use illustration maps, perspective maps and shaded maps as well as - Over 10 years experience 19th century, then a bus tour with the emphasis on the old in connection with marketing of Bergen and the fjord region. But simple flat maps. Whatever map you may want of Bergen and the - More than 500 guides covering more than 30 languages and woodenhouse areas of Bergen, including Damsgård Manor, built in the Mini-DV tape has to be returned to us after use. You can also Fjords of Western Norway, Adachi Map 3DD can make it exactly to more than 20 destinations rococo style in 1780. borrow a DVD with the Stock Shots Film Archive, in case you are order. User license for the existing maps is available. Option to do - City specialist in Bergen. Whether you are looking for a tour not sure weatheryou can make use of the images or not. Japanese translation and Japanese text layout for printing. of the city’s highlights, or wish to sample the splendour of the nearby fjords, choosing NGS as your guide partner will guarantee VPB MEDIA AS you a memorable insight into this fascinating country. P.O.Box 14, N-5872 Bergen 1.10 FOR THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED Tel: +47 55 19 97 97 / Fax: +47 55 19 97 90 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.vpb.no For useful information for the physically disabled, TOUR SUGGESTIONS IN BERGEN: Contact: Managing Director Mr. Vidar Trellevik please see www.visitBergen.com under the left Description: menu “PRACTICAL INFO”. Here you will find the SIGHTSEEING AND SHOPPING In addition to productions for business and industry, the chapter: “For the physically disabled. 3 hour city sightseeing, an introduction to the city. Extensive majority of the Nordic broadcasting corporations on the customer tour in the central parts of Bergen. Admission to Troldhaugen and list. We have extensive experience in News Coverage, Reports Old Bergen Museum. Afternoon free for shopping and personal and Documentaries. VPB has experience as Line Producer for interests. international film productions. We have carried out Production Management and acted as Location Manager for world-renowned BRYGGEN AND COMPOSER EDVARD GRIEG film directors. VPB has the most up-to-date equipment as well as Bryggen by foot – sightseeing. A historical stroll through the highly qualified personnel. medieval wooden buildings of Bryggen. Admission to Bryggens Museum, Schøtstuene and Hanseatic Museum. Afternoon tour to Troldhaugen, the home of composer Edvard Grieg. Evening concert. 8 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t B e rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 9 3 ATTRACTIONS HANSEATIC MUSEUM – Museum Vest Bryggen, Finnegården 1A, N-5003 Bergen 3.2 ART GALLERY STREET Tel: +47 55 54 46 90 Fax: +47 55 54 46 99 - Bergen’s Art Street Bergen likes visitors. And Bergen is worth a visit. The Gateway to the Fjords always has something to offer - no matter what time of year. Bergen has several valuable and impressive art collections, housed email@example.com - www.museumvest.no Art exhibitions and concerts are prolific; shops and commerce even more so. The Fish Market’s delicacies lure everybody – and if you get tired in a string of galleries facing the central Lille Lungegårdsvann Contact: Ms. Hilde G. Arnesen of streets and houses, you are just a short distance away from unspoiled scenery. Eight minutes from the city centre and you can be on top of lake. The galleries display international paintings and the art Opening hours: 15 May – 15 Sept: Daily 09.00-17.00 one of Bergen’s mountains. Admire the view and enjoy the peace and quiet, high above the city. Few places have such a combination: a city treasures ranging from the classical to the contemporary. 16 Sept – 14 May: Tue-Sat 11.00–14.00, Sun 11.00–16.00 with nature right on its doorstep. Entrance fee: NOK 50 (summer), NOK 30 (winter), Children free. Entrance to Schøtstuene included. Museum Vest Ticket NOK 100. BERGEN ART MUSEUM A on the right corner means it is included in the Bergen Card. For entrance fees, see chapter 3.7. Bergen Kunstmuseum Description: One of the best preserved wooden buildings in FREE For attractions in the Bergen region, see chapter 7. Rasmus Meyers allé 3/7& 9, N-5015 Bergen Bergen, from the early 1700s. A Hanseatic trading office was set up on Bryggen in Bergen in the 14th century. For the next four Postal address: Rasmus Meyers allé 9, N-5015 Bergen centuries, the Germans dominated life on Bryggen. The merchants Tel: +47 55 56 80 00 Fax: +47 55 56 80 11 based their trade on dried fish exports and grain imports. The firstname.lastname@example.org - www.kunstmuseene.no ”TOP 20” ATTRACTIONS IN BERGEN BRYGGENS MUSEUM - Bymuseet i Bergen Hanseatic office had their own laws and educational systems and Contact: Mr. Henrik Berg The Fish Market and Bryggen would top this list, but since they Dreggsallm. 3, P. O. Box 4052 N-5835 Bergen FREE was not allowed to fraternize with locals. Guided tours on request. Opening hours: 15 May - 14 Sept: Daily 11.00-17.00 are open-air sites with no admission fee, it is impossible to count Tel: +47 55 58 80 10 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Bryggens. Groups are advised to bring their own guide, contact a guide 15 Sept - 14 May: Tue-Sun 11.00-17.00. the visitors. email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no service, see chapter 2. Difficult access for physically disabled Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Children free, Students NOK 40. Contact: Ms. Eli Rødseth people. Bergen Card: Free Attraction: Number of visitors in 2009: Opening hours: 15 May - 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-16.00 Description: Bergen Art Museum presents, in three separate Fløibanen Funicular 1 262 907 1 Sept - 14 May: Mon-Fri 11.00-15.00, Sat 12.00-15.00, SCHØTSTUENE - Museum Vest buildings, masterpieces ranging from the 15th century to present Fresco Hall - Tourist Information 451 000 Sun 12.00-16.00. Hanseatic Assembly Rooms day. All buildings are accessible for physically disabled persons. Bergen Aquarium 314 658 Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Student NOK 30, Children free. Øvregaten 50/Finnegårdsgaten 1A, N-5003 Bergen Parts of the museum are available for receptions. For guided tours, Vannkanten Waterworld 195 905 Bergen Card: Free Tel: +47 55 31 60 20/55 54 46 90 Fax: +47 55 54 46 99 please contact the museum. Ulriksbanen 110 000 Description: A cultural history museum based on the findings firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no ”Lysverket” presents Norwegian and international art from VilVite, Bergen Science Centre 103 987 of the archaeological excavations of Bryggen, between 1955 and Contact: Ms Hilde G. Arnesen the 15th century to contemporary art. Main works from the Edvard Grieg Museum, Troldhaugen 72 807 1972, showing the foundations of the city’s oldest buildings on Opening hours: 15 May – 15 Sept: Daily 10.00-17.00 Stenersen Collection are now on display at Lysverket. Bergen Contemporary Art Centre 66 805 their original site from the 12th century. Unearthed ceramics, 16 Sept - 14 May: Sun 11.00-14.00 (closed Jan and Feb) Museum shop and restaurant Bølgen & Moi. Bergen Art Museum 62 942 runic inscriptions, artifacts etc. Illustrating commerce, shipping, Entrance fee: NOK 50 (summer), NOK 30 (winter), Children free. ”The Rasmus Meyer Collection” Norwegian masterpieces from Hanseatic Museum 43 854 cultural activities and daily life in the Middle Ages. Also temporary Entrance to Hanseatic Museum included. Museum Vest Ticket the 18th century to 1915. Unique collection of Edvard Munch’s Haakon’s Hall 42 285 exhibitions, and guided tours of Bryggen by foot. Cafeteria open NOK 100. paintings along with notable Norwegian painters such as J.C.Dahl, Bergen Museum (Natural History) 41 214 daily same hours as the museum. Description: Old assembly rooms, which vividly illustrates social Adolph Tidemand, Harriet Backer, Christian Krohg and Nikolai Iskanten ice skating and curling 38 566 life among the Hanseatic merchants in Bergen. This is where they Astrup. Fantoft Stave Church 34 358 HAAKON’S HALL gathered for warm meals, held court meetings and taught the ”Stenersen” Temporary exhibitions and museum shop. Smakverket, Bryggens Museum 32 088 Håkonshallen - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE apprentices. Guided tours on request or contact a guide service the museum café, is open during opening hours. Schøtstuene 27 558 c/o Bryggens Museum in Bergen, see chapter 2. Receptions and banquets for official Bergen Maritime Museum 25 501 P.O.Box 4052, N-5835 Bergen occasions only. See chapter 10, Conventions. Access for physically BERGEN KUNSTHALL Rosenkrantz Tower 23 897 Tel: +47 55 31 60 67/+47 55 58 80 10 disabled people through lift. BERGEN CONTEMPORARY ART CENTRE FREE St. Mary’s Church 22 640 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Rasmus Meyers allé 5, N-5015 Bergen Old Bergen Museum 21 099 Bryggens.email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no ST. MARY’S CHURCH – Tel: +47 55 55 93 11 Fax: +47 55 55 93 19 West Norway Museum of Decorative Art 21 091 Contact: Ms. Anne Ågotnes Closed for renovation until 2015 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.kunsthall.no FREE Opening hours: 15 May - 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-16.00 Mariakirken Contact: Mr. Stein-Inge Aarhus 1 Sept - 14 May: Daily 12.00-15.00 (Thu 15.00-18.00) Dreggen 15, P.O.Box 4149 Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen Opening hours: 3.1 BRYGGEN Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Student NOK 25, Children free. Tel: +47 55 31 59 60 Fax: +47 55 59 32 70 Bergen Kunsthall: All year: Tue-Sun 12.00-17.00 - a World Heritage Site Bergen Card: Free email@example.com - www.bkf.no Fridays also 20.00 – 23.00 with free admission. Bryggen has been the nerve centre of the city for centuries and Description: The medieval castle Haakon’s Hall was built during Description: The oldest building still existing in Bergen, from the Landmark: All year: Tue-Thu 12.00 – 01.00 Fri-Sat 12.00-02.00 the silhouette of its ancient gables is perhaps the most familiar the reign of King Haakon Haakonsson between 1247 and 1261. It first half of the 12th century and one of the most outstanding Sun 12.00 – 17.00 image from the Middle Ages in all Norway. Bryggen is not a was the largest and most imposing building of the royal residency Romanesque churches in the country. The pulpit is the pride of Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50 Senior/ Students museum, but part of the cultural heritage that is still in use in a in 13th century Bergen, when the town was the political centre of the church and is considered the richest example of Baroque NOK 25, Children: Free. Bergen Card: Free Free guided tours in the living historical area of the city. Norway. Closed on special occasions. Guided tours of the Hall and decorative art in Norway. The gold altarpiece with Mary and the exhibitions every second Friday at 20.00. See www.kunsthall.no Tower during summer, every hour for individual visitors, starting child Jesus is late medieval. for further details and specific dates. MEETING POINT BRYGGEN - BRYGGENS MUSEUM in the Hall. Guides tours every hour on Sundays. Receptions on Description: Bergen Kunsthall is one of Norway´s largest Dreggsallm. 3, P.O.Box 4052 N-5835 Bergen special occasions only - strict restrictions on use. See chapter THETA MUSEUM – The Resistance Movement institutions for contemporary art. Founded in 1838, it is now FREE Tel: +47 55 58 80 10 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 10.5. Enhjørningsgården, Bryggen, N-5003 Bergen located in beautiful surroundings at the Lille Lungegårdsvann in firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no Tel: +47 55 55 20 80 a modernistic building from 1935 by the architect Ole Landmark. Contact: Ms. Eli Rødseth / Ms. Anne Ågotnes ROSENKRANTZ TOWER email@example.com – www.stiftelsenbryggen.no The institution consists of three showrooms: Kunsthallen, the Opening hours: 15 May - 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-16.00 Rosenkrantztårnet - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE c/o Bryggens FREE Opening hours: June, July & August: Tuesday, Saturday and main exhibition area with four spaces, the sales gallery NO.5, and 1 Sept - 14 May: Mon-Fri 11.00-15.00, Sat 12.00-15.00, Sun Museum Dreggsalm. 3, P.O.Box 4052 N-5835 Bergen Sunday: 14.00 – 16.00 Landmark, a screening room for multimedia, video-art, theatre, 12.00-16.00 Tel: +47 55 31 43 80 / +47 55 58 80 10 Entrance fee: Adults 30 NOK, Children 10 NOK electronic music and concerts. Bergen Kunsthall´s main ambition Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Student NOK 30, Children free. Bergen Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Description: The Theta museum is the secret room of the is to play a leading role in both the production and presentation Card: Free Bryggens.firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no Theta Group of the Resistance Movement during the occupation of challenging exhibitions and art projects. Description: Meeting Point Bryggen is the starting point for your Contact: Eli Rødseth of Norway from 1940 to 1945. Their aim was to establish visit to all of Bryggen’s attractions. It provides an introduction Opening hours: 15 May - 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-16.00 communication with the resistance and the Norwegian WEST NORWAY MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ART and insight into the history of Bryggen, and you can take part in 1 Sept - 14 May: Sun 12.00-15.00 government in exile. The group consisted of young people Vestlandske Kunstindustrimuseum FREE the guided tours by foot that start there and view presentations Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Student NOK 25, Children free. between the age of 18 and 22. They transmitted information Nordahl Brunsgt. 9, N-5014 Bergen of the different experiences available. Meeting Point Bryggen is Bergen Card: Free about German naval traffic along the Norwegian coast. Tel: +47 55 33 66 33 also the entrance to Bryggens Museum. At Meeting Point Bryggen Description: The Rosenkrantz Tower was built in the 1560’s by For special arrangements, please contact: email@example.com - www.kunstmuseene.no you can pick up a brochure in several languages that guides you the governor of Bergen Castle (Bergenhus), Erik Rosenkrantz, and Stiftelsen Bryggen/Bryggen Foundation, Bredsgården. Contact: Mrs. Bente Bjelland around the area´s many attractions. served as a combined residence and fortified tower for Bergen. Opening hours: 15 May - 14 Sept: Daily 11.00-17.00 Earlier structures existed - King Magnus Lagabøte’s (Magnus 15 Sept - 14 May: Tue-Sun 12.00-16.00 the Lawmender) keep from about 1270 and Jørgen Hanssøn’s Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Student/Senior: NOK 40, Children: defences from about 1520. Both these were incorporated by Erik Free. Bergen Card: Free Rosenkrantz. Guided tours of the Tower and the Haakon’s Hall Description: William Singer, American painter and art collector. every hour during summer, starting in the Hall. His art collection in the impressive, exclusive green room, creates 10 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 11 an extraordinary opportunity to make your visit unforgettable. hall “Troldsalen” and an exhibition building with a shop and Guided tour: Adult NOK 70, Student / Senior Citizen NOK 35, park a small path runs through the wood to the Stave Church. You The Art of China collection has an exceptional atmosphere restaurant. During the summer, concerts are held every Saturday Children: Free. Bergen Card: Free can also reach the Stave Church by line no 2 to Birkelundstoppen with Chinese art and History. Available for occasions such as at 14.00 and every Sunday and Wednesday at 19.30. Free bus Description: Old Bergen is a reconstructed town with approx. and no 50 to Birkelundsbakken To go on to Troldhaugen:Go conferences, company service to all of the summer concerts. The bus departs from 50 wooden houses from the 18th,19th and 20th centuries. back to the bus stop and get off again at Hopsbroen. Take gatherings or receptions. The museum also includes art and design the Tourist Information in Bergen one hour before the concert Museum area with an idyllic park from early 1800 open all year. Troldhaugsveien to the right. From there on follow the signs to spanning 500 years. Nordic design furniture and clothes, modern starts, and returns to the city centre after the concert. Access for Guided tours every hour, the first at 10.00, the last at 15.00 Troldhaugen.Approx. 20-30 mins. walk. art jewellery, Bergen silverware and also Ole Bull’s famous violin physically disabled people. (16.00). Or contact one of the guide services. By Bergen Light Rail: After 22 June 2010 you may take the Light made by Gasparo de Salo in 1562. Restaurant: ”Gamle Bergen Tracteursted”. Tlf 55 25 70 34. Rail from the centre. For the Stave Church disembark at Paradis SILJUSTØL firstname.lastname@example.org. www.tracteurstedet-gamle-bergen.no. Available and walk up Birkelundsbakken (10 mins.) To get to Troldhaugen Home of composer Harald Sæverud for receptions. Max 50 persons. disembark at Hopsbroen, go to your left and then take PRIVATE ART GALLERIES Siljustølveien 50, N-5239 Rådal FREE Troldhaugsveien. Follow the signs from there. GALLERI ALLMENNINGEN Tel: +47 55 92 29 92 Fax: +47 55 92 29 93 ALVØEN MANOR By car: To the Stave Church: Follow Road E39 (South) for 1 km., Vetrlidsallmenningen 8, N-5003 Bergen email@example.com - www.siljustol.no Alvøen Hovedbygning - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE then 582 out of town for about 3 miles. At the second pedestrian Tel. +47 55 96 23 79 Contact: Mr. Eilif Løtveit, Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen Alvøveien 150, N-5179 Godvik bridge crossing the main road, turn left, signposted Fantoft firstname.lastname@example.org - www.galleriallmenningen.no Opening hours: 27.June – 19.Sept: Sun 12.00-16.00 Tel: +47 55 93 18 19/ 55 58 80 10 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 alvoen. Studentby. From there, follow the same directions as described Contact: Mr. Atle Maurseth Entrance fee: Adults NOK 60, students NOK 30, Children free, email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no by bus. For Troldhaugen: take the E39 road appox. 8 km heading Opening hours: Tue-Fri 11.00-17.00, Sat 11.00-16.00, Bergen Card: Free Contact: Anne Brit Vihovde south, then turn right when you see the sign for Troldhaugen. Sun 12.00-16.00. 26.6 – 29.8: Closed Sun and Mon. Description: The composer Harald Sæverud’s home Siljustøl is Opening hours: 15 May - 29 August: Sun 12.00-16.00 Groups on For further information or help contact Bergen Tourist Description: Contemporary art gallery. Prints and paintings for one of the most extraordinary residences in Norway, and played request all year. Information. Tel: +47 55 55 20 00. sale. 50m from the Funicular. an important role in his musical development. The house is built Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Student / Senior Citizen NOK 30, of pine boards and granite, to a huge scale, almost like the royal Children: free. Bergen Card: Free GALLERI FORMAT BERGEN palaces of folklore. It is located close to the airport, only 15 Description: Alvøen Country Mansion is the nucleus of the idyllic, 3.5 ENJOYMENT – BERGEN Vågsallmenning 12, P.O. Box 382, N-5805 Bergen minutes by car or bus from the centre of Bergen. Difficult access old industrial village of Alvøen, situated 12 km west of the city Surrounded on three sides by its seven mountains, Bergen is a Tel: +47 55 30 48 90 for physically disabled people. centre. Building dates from 1797 and contains a collection of natural amphitheatre ideal for enjoying the beauties of nature. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.format.no furniture, silver, porcelain and textiles, and is surrounded by a Contact: Ms. Ruth Moen LYSØEN MUSEUM charming garden and park. Guided tours every hour. Café available N-5215 Lysekloster-Bergen for exclusive private luncheons and dinners (up to 48 persons) or FISH MARKET Opening hours: Tue-Fri 10.00-17.00, Sat 11.00-16.00, FREE Opening hours: Sun 12.00-16.00 Tel: +47 56 30 90 77 Fax: +47 56 30 93 72 receptions all year. From June – August: Daily 07.00-19.00 Description: Gallery and shop. Exhibition and sale of a large and email@example.com - www.lysoen.no See chapter 10.5. How to get there: Bus 433-439, road 555 September – May, Monday – Saturday 07.00-16.00 varied selection of ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood and textiles. Contact: Ms. Berit Høgheim direction Sotra. Entrance fee: No entrance fee Access for physically disabled people. Free admission. Opening hours: Season 18 May- 31 Aug. Daily 12.00-16.00, Description: Bergen Market has been a market place for more Sundays 11.00 - 17.00. Groups booked in advance during or DAMSGÅRD Country Mansion than 300 years. With more than 40 stall holders, this is one of GALLERI NYGATEN outside regular season/opening hours. Damsgård Hovedgård - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE Norway’s most exciting open air markets. The market also known Nygaten 7, N-5017 Bergen Entrance fee: Museum: Adult NOK 30, Children NOK 10. Outside Alléen 29, N-5167 Laksevåg as “The Fish Market” not only offers everything within fish, but Tel: +47 99 70 10 34 regular opening hours: NOK 50 per person. Bergen Card: Free. Tel: +47 55 94 08 70/ +47 55 58 80 10 you can also find a wide selection of fruit, vegetables, flowers, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.gallerinygaten.no Transfer ferry: Adult NOK 60, Children NOK 30. Bergen Card: Free. Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Norwegian knitwear, handicrafts and souvenirs. Let yourself be Contact: Mr. Reidar Osen Description: The beautiful and extraordinary villa on Lysøen Damsgard.email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no charmed by the atmosphere. Opening hours: Occasionally (the Island of Light) was built as a summer residence for the Contact: Ms. Astrid Matland Description: Perhaps the most spectacular gallery in Norway. Norwegian composer and violin virtuoso Ole Bull (1810-1880) and Opening hours: 15 May - 31 May: Daily 11.00-16.00. Guided his American family. Ole Bull’s charismatic personality and musical tours every hour on the hour; last tour 16.00. Period: 11 Jun - 14 BERGEN AQUARIUM Breathtaking interior as well as exhibitions. Available for Akvariet i Bergen receptions, concerts, seminars and dinners for up to 500 persons, excellence had a great influence on contemporary artists. Today Aug: tours every hour. DISC. Nordnesbakken 4, N-5005 Bergen 1.03.-31.8. see chapter 10.5. Ole Bull’s villa on Lysøen is a museum and offers guided tours, Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Student/Senior NOK 30, Children: FREE Postal address: P.O.Box 1870, N-5817 Bergen concerts and private receptions. Free. Bergen Card: Free. Please contact for group discount. 01.09.-22.2. Tel: +47 55 55 71 71 S12 GALLERI OG VERKSTED DA Special program in 2010 for Ole Bull’s 200th Anniversary. Description: This lovely 18th-century house is in the suburb of firstname.lastname@example.org - www.akvariet.no Skostredet 12, N-5017 Bergen Concerts, walks etc. see www.lysoen.no Laksevåg, 3 km west of Bergen city centre. Erected in the 1770s, Opening hours: 1 May - 31 Aug: Daily 09.00–19.00 email@example.com – s12.no Damsgård Country Mansion has the original interiors, and gardens Feeding time every hour from 11.00 until 18.00. Opening hours: Wed - Sun: 12.00 - 17.00 HOW TO GET TO LYSØEN: recreated as they could have been 200 years ago. Available for 1 Sept - 30 Apr: Daily 10.00–18.00. Manager: Æsa Björk Thorsteinsdóttir, firstname.lastname@example.org, +47 91645186 By bus: (50 mins.) Bus Station, ‘‘Lysefjordruta’’ bus no.566 exclusive receptions, see chapter 10.5. How to get there: Buses Feeding time every hour from 11.00 until 16.00. Head of PR and Communications: Herdis Torsvik, email@example.com, to Buena Quay. For bus timetable, call 177. By car: Take road 70 and 71 from Olav Kyrres gt. In Bergen city centre. Or by car: on Entrance fee: +(47 97685301 E39 south from Bergen then RV 580. Turn left onto road 546, road 582. Individuals: Studio Coordinator: Ingrid Nord, firstname.lastname@example.org, +47 40851589 signposted for ‘‘Fana’’. And Fana Kirke, continue straight on to 15/6 – 15/8: Adult NOK 200, Children NOK 150. Description: S12 is an artist driven Gallery and open access Sørestraumen. Follow the signs to ‘‘Buena Kai’’. About a 30 mins. FANTOFT STAVE CHURCH 1/5 – 15/6 & 16/8 – 1/9: Adult NOK 150, children 100. Studio for contemporary glass and ceramics in Bergen. We take drive. Passenger ferry: to Lysøen from Buena quay every hour Fantoft Stavkirke FREE 1/9 – 30/4: Adult NOK 100, children 75. notice in showing exhibitions by Up & Coming artists. when the museum is open. Fantoftveien 38, N-5232 Paradis Groups: Boat from Bergen: 15.6 -15.8: The veteran boat M/S Westcruise Tel: +47 55 28 07 10 15/6 – 15/8: Adult NOK 150, Children NOK 100 departs daily at 11. Contact: Ms. Marit Mundheim 1/5 – 15/6 & 16/8 – 1/9: Adult NOK 115, Children NOK 75 3.3 MUSIC CITY Tel: +47 55 60 40 00 1/9 – 30/4: Adult NOK 75, children 50. Opening hours: 15 May – 15 Sept: Daily 10.30–18.00. - Music City - always a concert to suit your taste Bergen Card: Bergen has produced many famous figures in the musical world: 3.4 WOODEN HOUSES May 17th: Closed 15/6 – 15/8: Adult NOK 150, Children NOK 115 Entrance fee: Adult NOK 40, Student NOK 25, Children NOK 15, Edvard Grieg, Harald Sæverud, Ole Bull. Their homes are open for - Wooden Houses - Bergen, the Big City with small 1/5 – 15/6 & 16/8 – 1/9: Adult NOK 115, Children NOK 75 Groups over 20 persons: 10 % discount, Bergen Card: Free general public, where there music also can be heard. town charm 1/3 - 30/4 & 2/9- 31/10 Adult NOK 75, children 50 NOK Description: The old stave church at Fantoft, originally built Small wooden houses painted lovingly in bright colours are very 1/11 – 28/2: Free in Fortun in Sogn in 1150 and moved to Fantoft in 1883, burnt EDVARD GRIEG MUSEUM, TROLDHAUGEN special feature of Bergen. Many of these old wooden buildings Description: One of the finest and most extensive collections of down on the 6th of June 1992. Fantoft Stave Church has been Troldhaugveien 65, N-5232 Paradis date back to the 18th and 19th centuries. marine fauna in Europe. Natural seawater creates an authentic FREE rebuilt just as it was before the fire. Available for weddings and Tel: +47 55 92 29 92 Fax: +47 55 92 29 93 environment in a maze of different local underwater habitats, christenings. Guided tours: Contact one of the guide services, see email@example.com - www.troldhaugen.com OLD BERGEN MUSEUM and a number of pools and fresh water aquariums contain aquatic chapter 2.0. Contact: Sissel Kjellevold Gamle Bergen - Bymuseet i Bergen organisms from all parts of the world. Shark tunnel opened March FREE Opening hours: 1 May – 30 Sept: 09.00-18.00 Elsesro, N-5035 Bergen-Sandviken 2010. Loved by Norwegians since 1960. Changing exhibitions HOW TO GET TO THE FANTOFT STAVE CHURCH AND 1 Oct – 30 April: 10.00-16.00. Closed: 19 Dec – 4 Jan Tel: +47 55 39 43 00 Fax: +47 55 39 43 01 gamlebergen@ and lots of activities. Restaurant, guided tours, receptions and TROLDHAUGEN (GRIEG’S HOME) ON YOUR OWN Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Group per person NOK 50, Student bymuseet.no - www.bymuseet.no conference facilities. Daily events: Animal feeding and training of By bus: Lines 20, 21, 22, 23 or 24 from Olav Kyrresgate or from NOK 30, Children free, Bergen Card NOK 30. Contact: Ms. Sølvi Hansen common Norwegian seals. Spectacular film showings in 3D and in the bus station. Dep. every 15-20 mins. Approx.15 mins. to get Description: The museum comprises the composer Edvard Grieg’s Opening hours: 7 May - 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-16.00 220 degrees. Access for physically disabled persons. to the Stave Church. Disembark at the ”Fantoft” bus stop. Cross villa from 1885, the composer’s hut, the tomb, the concert 15 June-31. July Extra guided tour 16.00-17.00 Entrance fee: the road, and take Fantoftveien up to your right. From the car 12 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 13 FLØIBANEN FUNICULAR 3.6 OTHER ATTRACTIONS Mon-Sun: 10.00-17.00. Rest of the year: Children and Bergen Card: Free. Vetrlidsalm. 21, N-5014 Bergen DISC. Tue-Fri: 09.00-15.00, Sat-Sun: 10.00-17.00 Description: Folk museum for agriculture, fishing, archaeology, Tel: +47 55 33 68 00 Fax: +47 55 33 68 01 01.05.-30.09. BERGEN MUSEUM - University of Bergen Entrance fee: arts and crafts.The exhibitions and the collection of tapestries firstname.lastname@example.org – www.floibanen.no FREE Haakon Sheteligs plass 10, N-5007 Bergen Summer (24 June – 17 Aug): Adult NOK 150, Children NOK 110, made by Ragna Breivik / Gerhard Munthe are open all year. 01.10.-30.04. Contact: Mr. Trond Amland / Mrs. Evy Finne Tel: +47 55 58 31 40 / +47 55 58 29 49 Family (2+2) NOK 440. Groups of 20 persons or more gets 20% Guided tours: In the open-air department during the summer, Opening hours: Fax: +47 55 58 96 56 / +47 55 58 93 64 discount. Students NOK 110. Bergen Card: 50 % discount. also contact one of the guide services, see chapter 2.0. Café with Mon-Thu 07.30-23.00 (May-Aug: 24.00) email@example.com - www.bergenmuseum.uib.no Rest of the year: Adult NOK 135, Children NOK 90, Family (2+2) coffee, tea and homebaked cakes etc. Reception capacity up to 60 Fri 07.30-23.30 (May-Aug: 24.00) Bergen Card holders: Free NOK 370. Groups of 20 persons or more gets 20 % discount. persons. See chapter 10.5. How to get there: Buses from the Bus Sat 08.00-23.30 (May-Aug: 24.00) Students NOK 90. Bergen Card: free. station. Bus 20 and 560 to Stend. Road 553. Sun 09.00-23.00 (May-Aug: 24.00) CULTURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS Description: VilVite - Bergen Science centre is a visitor centre Entrance fee: Tel: +47 55 58 31 40 / +47 55 58 29 49 FREE focusing on science, where objective is to promote the value LEPROSY MUSEUM Return fare: Adult NOK 70. Children NOK 35 (from 4 years). Fax: +47 55 58 96 56 of science and technology through interactive experiences and St. George’s Hospital- Bymuseet i Bergen Kong Oscarsgate FREE One-way: Half price. Family NOK 175. Bergen Card: 1 Oct – 30 Apr: Contact: Ms. Kari Klæboe Kristoffersen by profiling energy, weather and ocean. The science centre has 59, N-5017 Bergen P.O.Box 592, N-5806 Bergen Free. 1 May – 30 Sept. Half price. Opening hours: 1 June - 31 Aug: Tue-Fri 10.00-16.00, an interactive area open to public where the whole family can Tel: +47 55 96 11 55/99 61 12 02 Fax: +47 55 32 57 80 The Bergen Card (24h) is valid for one return ride. Price for Sat-Sun 11.00-16.00, 1 Sept - 31 May: Tue-Fri 10.00-15.00, Sat- be entertained while learning about science through hands-on firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no groups: 15 % discount when using voucher for groups. Sun 11.00-16.00 experiences and shows. You can explore 75 interactive exhibits. Contact: Ms. Grete Eilertsen Description: A 7-minute ride to the top of Mount Fløyen (320 Entrance fee: Adult NOK 40, Senior citizens NOK 20, Travelling exhibition 2010: Move and play. A science shop with an Opening hours: 15 May-31 May: Sunday: 11.00-15.00, m.a.s.l.). Runs every 15 minutes, or every 10 minutes when Student and Children free. Bergen Card: Free extensive range of fascinating products is located by the entrance. 1 June - 31 August Every day 11.00 - 16.00 Groups on request all many passengers. A magnificent view of Bergen and the suburbs. Description: Exhibitions about cultural history, art history, year round. Ideal for mountain walks. Souvenir shop open all year. Access for archaeology, and anthropology. Norwegian church art – the largest BUEKORPS MUSEUM Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Student NOK 25, Children and Bergen physically disabled people. For guided tours please contact one of collection in Norway! Special exhibitions: Stone Age: A Long Muhrvelvingen, N-5012 Bergen FREE Card: Free. the guide services, see chapter 2.0. History - Briefly Told , Church Art, Russian Icons, The theatrical Tel: +47 55 90 45 30 Fax +47 90 45 31 Description: St. George’s Hospital was used for lepers from 1411 Restaurant / Cafeteria open during the summer months and Illusion, Ibsen in Bergen, Folk Art, The Christie Room, Roses email@example.com - www.buekorps.museum.no to 1946. The buildings are from the 18th century. The Leprosy weekends. From 10 till 450 persons. and Legends in Folk Art, Knitting Exhibit, The Face of the City, Opening hours: Sat 11.00-14.00,Sun: 12.00-15.00. Closed from Museum shows how leprosy was a serious health problem in some Fløien Folkerestaurant, Mr. Eric Saudan or Mrs. Birthe Svendheim, The Native Americans, Eternal life – Egyptian Mummies. Mission approx. 10 July for one month. Norwegian areas during the 19th century. Norwegian doctors, and Tel: +47 55 33 69 99, Fax +47 55 33 69 89, firstname.lastname@example.org. on Madagascar. Guided tours on request or contact one of the Entrance fee: Free, Bergen Card: Free in particular Armauer Hansen who gave his name to another term Can also host receptions and banquets. guide services, see chapter 2.0. No restaurants, but might arrange Description: A collection of pictures and other items showing for leprosy ”Hansen’s disease”, are well known for their struggle receptions. See chapter 10.5. the activities over 150 years of the Buekorps, a kind of boys’ against the disease. St. George’s Church is open for tourists in ULRIKEN643 CABLE CAR brigade found only in Bergen and best known for their drill, with connection with the museum. Guided tours available, contact one Statsminister Michelsensvei 38, N-5231 Paradis NATURAL HISTORY COLLECTIONS crossbows. of the guide services, see chapter 2.0. Tel: +47 53 643 643 Fax: +47 55 52 61 71 Muséplass 3, N-5007 Bergen FREE email@example.com - www.ulriken643.no Tel: +47 55 58 29 20 / 55 58 29 49 Fax: +47 55 58 96 77 FRESCO HALL MUSEUM OF THE NORWEGIAN KNITTING INDUSTRY Contact: Mr. Eirik Hokstad +47 452 52 100 Contact: Ms. Kari Klæboe Kristoffersen Bergen Tourist Information Centre – The Museum Centre in Hordaland Opening hours: May – Sept 09.00 – 21.00, Opening hours: 1 June - 31 Aug: Tue-Fri 10.00-16.00, Sat-Sun Vågsallmenning 1, N-5014 Bergen Salhusvegen 201, 5107 Salhus FREE Oct. – April 09.00 – 17.00 11.00-16.00, 1 Sept - 31 May: Tue-Fri 10.00-15.00, Sat-Sun Tel: +47 55 55 20 00 - Fax: +47 55 55 20 01 Tel: +47 55 25 10 80, Fax: +47 55 25 10 99 Entrance fee: 11.00- 16.00. Mon. Closed. info@visitBergen.com - www.visitBergen.com firstname.lastname@example.org - www.muho.no Bergens2 cable car & bus: adult NOK 245 children NOK 180 Entrance fee: Adult NOK 40, Senior citizens NOK 20, Student and Contact: Ms. Inger Norma Balean Contact: Ann Kristin Ramstrøm / Mette Thommassen Cable car: adult NOK 145 children NOK 75 Children free. Bergen Cards: Free Opening hours: June, July and Aug.: Daily 08.30-22.00 Opening hours: One way cc: adult NOK 80 children NOK 40 Description: Exhibitions about minerals, botany, paleo- zoology, May and Sept: Daily 09.00-20.00 Rest of the year: Mon-Sat 09.00- 1 June-31 Aug: Tue-Sun 11.00-16.00 Group discount: 1 free ticket for every 20 traveller. marine biology. The Whale Hall – Northern Europe’s largest 16.00 Closed 24 December – 3 January. 1 Sept-31 May: Tues–Fri 11.00-15.00 Sun 12.00-16.00 Bus driver/ guide: free admission. collection of marine mammals! Special exhibitions: When the Description: The old Bergen Exchange was built in 1862 and Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Student/ Senior Citizen Description: Cable Car from the City to magnificent mountain earth quakes, Geology and Minerals, Evolution of man, Pollen – so extended in 1893. The murals on the walls were painted by Axel NOK 30, Children free/20. Bergen Card: Free scenery! Ulriken643 is the city’s spectacular “skyscraper” – a tiny – so great, Systematic botany , Exotic Mammals, Reptiles, Revold (1887-1962) and have long been recognized as a national Description: Underwear, socks and warm sweaters were the main mountain landscape accessible by bus and cable car. From the Marine mammals, Knuckles and bones, Norwegian birds, Exotic treasure. They are divided into three themes: The North Country goods produced at Salhus Tricotagefabrik. The knitting mill was summit, you can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the city birds Botanical garden. Greenhouse. Guided tours on request or wall representing fishing near Lofoten in North-Norway, the established in 1859, during the first period of industrialization in and the surrounding sea, skerries, fjords and mountains. Mountain contact one of the guide services, see chapter 2.0. No restaurants, Bergen Wall, showing the heavily loaded vessels arriving at the Norway, and was the first modern, Norwegian knitwear plant. As walk on marked paths, climbing or paragliding with an instructor but might arrange receptions. Chapter 10.5. Bergen harbour. The third wall is called The World Wall, showing a result of this establishment an entire community grew in the or shopping for Norwegian mountain designer products. The Natural History Collections are closed from 1 April to man’s importance in the busy machine age, the cultivation and little village. Today Salhus resembles an open-air museum with 1 October 2010 due to renovation of building and exhibits. processing of the products, and nature’s abundance. buildings from the whole industrial period, from the 1860´s to BERGEN MARITIME MUSEUM the 1950´s. Film, changing exhibitions, café and museum shop. Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum FREE THE SCHOOL MUSEUM/ THE HOLBERG MUSEUM GAMLEHAUGEN Activities for children every other Sunday. Access for physically Haakon Sheteligs plass 15, P. O. Box 7800, N-5020 Bergen Bergen Skolemuseum/Holberg museum - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE King Harald’s Bergen Residence disabled people. Tel: +47 55 54 96 00 Fax: +47 55 54 96 10 Lille Øvregate 38, N-5807 Bergen Gamlehaugv. 10, N-5231 Paradis email@example.com - www.bsj.uib.no Tel: +47 55 96 40 30 Fax: +47 55 96 40 47 skolemuseet@ Tel: +47 55 92 51 20 Fax: +47 55 92 31 33 NORWEGIAN FISHERIES MUSEUM – Museum Vest Contact: Mrs. Eli Samuelsen bymuseet.no - www.bymuseet.no firstname.lastname@example.org Museum: Bontelabo 2, N-5003 Bergen FREE Opening hours: Daily 11.00 – 15.00 all year. Contact: Baard Skogrand. Contact: Mr. Henry J. Lie Tel: +47 55 32 27 10 - Fax: +47 55 32 27 11 Entrance fee: Adults NOK 30 Children/students free. Opening hours: 1 June – 31 August: Tue-Sun 11.00-15.00 Opening hours: 1 June – 31 Aug 12.00 – 15.00. The rest of the Office: Sandviksbodene 20, N-5035 Bergen Bergen Card: Free 1 Sept - 31 May: Sun 12.00-16.00. Groups on request all year. year open Sat-Sun 12.00 – 15.00. Tel: +47 55 69 96 00 Description: Bergen Maritime Museum is situated at the Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Students/Senior Citizen: NOK 25, Please contact Hordamuseet for guiding, tel. 55 11 29 00. email@example.com - www.museumvest.no Nygårdshøyden, in the middle of the campus of the University Children free. Bergen Card: Free Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Children NOK 25. Opening hours: of Bergen. The museum presents the history of shipping, its Description: The School Museum takes you on an exciting journey Description: King Harald’s official residence in Bergen. Built at 15 May-15 Sept.: Mon-Fri 09.00-16.00 Sat-Sun 10.00-16.00 development and importance to Bergen and Norway in the past through the history of Norwegian Schools and with it the history the turn of the century, this impressive house was the home of 16 Sept-14 May: Mon-Fri 10.00-14.00 Sun 11.00-16.00 and today. The exhibitions offer a vast collection of ship models - of Norwegian society from the Middle Ages to the present. The former Prime Minister Christian Michelsen. How to get there: Bus Entrance fee: Adult: NOK 40, Student/Senior: including Viking ships - paintings, marine archaeological findings writer Ludvig Holberg is the most famous pupils to have attended from the Bus station. NOK 20, Children: Free. Museum West Ticket: NOK 70 and various items related to seamanship and life on board. Film, the Latin School in Bergen. Learn about this versatile, intelligent Bergen Card: Free library, photo archive, ship register. Access for physically disabled and humorous man in an atmospheric and unconventional HORDA FOLK MUSEUM Changing exhibitions: Sandviksboder 23, 5035 Bergen people. exhibition. Hordamuseet - Bymuseet i Bergen FREE Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10.00 – 15.00 Hordnesveien 24, N-5244 Fana Tel: +47 55 69 96 00. Free entrance VILVITE – BERGEN SCIENCE CENTRE Tel: +47 55 11 29 00 Fax: +47 55 11 29 01 Description: The main exhibition at Bontelabo displays the story Thormøhlensgate 51, N-5006 Bergen DISC. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no about Norwegian fisheries traditions. Norway’s long coast with Tel: +47 55 59 45 00 Fax: +47 55 59 45 01 24.06.-17.08. Contact: Ms. Anne Marie Sætre Tverberg its myriad islands and deep fjords has made the Norwegians a FREE email@example.com - www.vilvite.no 18.08.-24.06. Opening hours: 1 May- 31 Aug Tue-Fri 12.00-15.00, seafaring people. The story of the Norwegian coast and sea is told Contact: Ms. Anne Koldal Sun 12.00-16.00 through photos, films and models. In the traditional sea-houses Opening hours: Summer (24 June – 17 Aug), Entrance fee: Adult NOK 60, Student / Senior Citizen NOK 30, at Sandviksboder Coastal Centre several changing exhibitions are 14 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 15 displayed throughout the year. Guided tours: contact one of the THE ARBORETUM AND BOTANICAL GARDEN 3.7 ADMISSION FEES 2010 - ATTRACTIONS IN BERGEN guide services, see chapter 2. Cafeteria open: Mon-Fri 10.00- Mildevegen 240, Store Milde, N-5259 Hjellestad FREE 14.00. Also available for receptions. Difficult access for physically Tel: +47 55 98 72 50 / 62 Fax: +47 55 98 72 76 disabled persons. firstname.lastname@example.org www.uib.no/arboretet Contact: Mr. Bjørn Moe +47 55 98 72 62 Museum Adults Children Students Seniors Family Group Bergen Card Remark OSTERØY MUSEUM Opening hours: All year - open air area Gjerstad, N-5282 Lonevåg Alvøen Country Mansion 60 Free 30 30 Free A Entrance fee: Free. Open-air park. Bergen Card: Free Tel: +47 56 19 34 40 Fax: +47 56 19 34 41 Guided tours NOK 30 per person (min charge NOK 200) Arboretum and Botanical Garden Free Free Free Free Free Free Free email@example.com www.muho.no Description: The Arboretum was founded in 1971, and the Bergen Art Museum 60 Free 40 Free D Contact: Randi Andersen/Sturla Binder Botanical Garden at Milde was established in 1996. A great Bergen Aquarium 100-200 75-150 Free/discount J Opening hours: Oct-May: Tue-Fri 10.00-15.00 number of plants from different parts of the world have been June-Sept: Tue-Fri: 10.00-15.00, Sun: 12.00-17.00 July: Tue-Fri: planted in the Arboretum. Attractions: The Arboretum with Bergen Contemporary Art Centre 50 Free 25 25 Free 10.00-17.00 Sat: Closed Rhododendrons, Rose Garden, Heather Garden and the Botanical - during Bg. Int. Festival 50 Free 25 Free Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Children: Free, Student/ Garden with the Alpine Garden, a garden with useful and edible Bergen Museum 40 Free Free 20 Free I Senior Citizen NOK 30 plants, Summerflowers and a Japanese Garden. A café is open Description: Open air museum and exhibits pertaining to the Bergen School Museum/Holberg Museum 50 Free 25 25 Free every weekend from Easter to the end of September. The area fjord culture in the rural villages north of Bergen, with particular is 60 hectare and very attractive for outdoor life in woody Bryggens Museum 50 Free 25 25% Free G emphasis on local arts and crafts and light industry. In connection surroundings. Places to go swimming by the Fanafjord. Many of Buekorps Museum Free Free Free Free Free Free Free with the museum is a hiking trail through old cultural landscape the roads and paths are suitable for wheelchair users. Ulriken Taubaneselskap AS, return 145 75 Not incl. with prehistoric grave mounds and various traces of past and present farming activities. VANNKANTEN WATERWORLD - incl. sightseeing bus 245 180 Not incl. Loddefjordveien 2, 5171 Loddefjord Damsgård Manor 60 Free 30 30 Free A GAMLE VOSSEBANEN STEAM TRAIN Tel: +47 55 50 77 77 Fax: +47 55 50 77 50 Fantoft Stave Church 40 15 25 Free K N-5234 Garnes-Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.vannkanten.no Tel: +47 55 91 77 80 Fax: +47 55 91 77 81 Funicular Fløibanen, return fare 70 35 15% Free/discount L, P Contact: Ms Mette Thormodsen and Monica Tuv Fredriksen email@example.com - www.njk.no/gvb Description: Bergen’s only water world. Fun for the whole family Gamlehaugen 50 25 Not incl. Contact: General Manager Ivar Gubberud in indoor and outdoor swimming pools and the thrilling flumes. Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene 50/30 Free Not incl. H, N Opening hours: Sundays 10 June - 9 Sept: Sundays daily 11.30 Relax in the adult area; enjoy a Jacuzzi, steam bath, saunas and Horda Folk Museum 60 Free 30 30 25 Free & 14.30 departure from Garnes, 12.30 & 15.30 departure from good food and refreshments, Fitness centre- “S.A.T.S Vestkanten”. Midttun. Coffee bar, Peppe’s Pizza restaurant, Bowling 1 Vestkanten. Haakon’s Hall 50 Free 25 25% Free G Entrance fee: Return fare: Adult NOK 140, Children NOK 70, Receptions on request. How to get there: Road 555 to Loddefjord. Leprosy Museum 50 Free 25 Free Family NOK 350, Group discount: 10% Lysøen Ole Bull’s Villa 30 10 50 Free C Description: Steam train running on the 18km railway line SEASONAL SPECIALITIES between Garnes and Midttun. The museum has a steam locomotive - Lysøen transfer boat 60 30 Free For your convenience we have gathered most of our seasonal built in Norway in 1913, teak carriages, a complete station yard specialities in one chapter. This to alleviate your planning Maritime Museum 30 Free Free 30 Free with engine shed and turntable, and is located at a countryside process. Museum of Norwegian Knitting Ind. 50 0/20 30 30 Free station near Bergen. The steam train runs on an obsolete part of The chapter is divided in; Bergen all year round, Winter in Bergen, Norwegian Fisheries Museum 40 Free 20 20 Free N the Bergen - Voss railway and is Norway’s only mainline heritage Christmas in Bergen and Easter in Bergen. See chapter 1.4. railway. Railway Museum - Steam Railway and souvenir shop at Old Bergen Museum 70 Free 35 35 Free Garnes Station. Café. Railway Museum / Old Line to Voss 140 70 350 Not incl. CITY BREAK IN BERGEN Rekstensamlingene / Gallery 30 Free Not incl. B REKSTENSAMLINGENE/GALLERY See the advantages of visiting Bergen also off season for a Stamerbakken 7, N-5231 Paradis Rosenkrantz Tower 50 Free 25 25% Free G city break. See chapter 1.6. Office: Statsm. Michelsensv 34, N-5231 Paradis Siljustøl, composer Harald Sæverud’s home 60 Free 30 Free Tel: +47 55 12 31 00 Fax: +47 55 12 31 01 BERGEN - EASY TO GET TO St. Mary’s Church Closed for renovation until 2015 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rekstensamlingene.no It is easy travelling to Bergen from the rest of Norway or from Theta Museum 30 10 20 Not incl. Opening hours: Sun 12.00-15.00. Other days on request. Guided tours on request. the Continent all year round - whether you choose air, road, Troldhaugen - Edvard Grieg Museum 60 Free 30 50 30 E Entrance fee: Adult NOK 30, Student / Senior Citizen rail or sea, connections are excellent. There are frequent direct Vannkanten Water World 100-120 90-100 90-100 390-360 Not incl. NOK 20, Children free. Bergen Card: Free flights, also from major international hubs. Modern express VilVite, Bergen Science Centre 150/135 110/90 110/90 440/370 Free/discount O Description: Art from the collection of Hilmar Reksten. Norwegian boats go along the coast all year round and into the fjords. portrait gallery. Sculptures by Per Ung. Paintings by Audun For extended information about how to get to Bergen, see West Norway Museum of Decorative Art 50 Free 40 40 60 Free Q Hetland. Silver collection. Knag furniture. Antique Persian carpets. chapter 12. Alternating exhibitions and artwork for sale. Concerts. Contact one A) Groups with booked guided tour, per person NOK 60. Minimum NOK 900. of the guide services for guided tours, see chapter 2.0. Can host TRANSPORT B) Groups outside regular opening hours, per person NOK 20. Minimum NOK 700. parties up to 200 persons on request. See chapter 10.5. How to C) Groups outside regular opening hours/season, per person NOK 50. Please note our transports chapter with extensive information D) One ticket gives admittance to all three art collections. get there: Bus 20 – 24 from town centre or the Bus station. on how to get to Bergen and how to get around in Bergen and E) One ticket is valid for both Grieg’s villa and the museum at Troldhaugen. the region. See chapter 12. G) Groups of more than 10 persons get 25% discount. SANDVIKEN COSTAL CULTURE CENTRE H) Off season (01/10 – 30/4) NOK 25. One ticket gives admittance to both the Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Sandviksboder 15-17. I) The ticket is valid for both Cultural and Natural History Collections on the same day. N- 5035 Bergen BERGEN BROCHURES J) Bergen Aquarium free admittance with the Bergen Card November - February only. Discount during the summer months. Tel: +47 55 69 96 00. The Official Bergen Brochures are available for downloading. K) Group discount for groups over 20 persons only. L) Groups get 15% reduction when using voucher for groups. www.kystkulturbergen.no - www.museumvest.no You can easily link your own web site to the e-catalogue of M) Entrance fee only from 22 June – 21 August. Rest of the year free. CLOSED FOR RENOVATION UNTIL 2015. Contact: Mr. Egil Sunde the Official Bergen Brochures. N) Museum Vest ticket give admission to Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Herdla museum, The Coastal Museum in Øygarden, The North Sea Traffic Museum, Opening hours: By arrangement The Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Ticket per person NOK 70. Entrance fee: Free entrance outdoor. BERGEN CONVENTION BUREAU - FREE ASSISTANCE O) Free admission with the Bergen Card most of the year. 50 % discount during the summer months. Summer (25 June – 18 Aug) Description: Stroll among 16th on 17th century dried fish Groups of 20 persons or more gets 20% discount warehouses and down to a harbour packed with vintage boats. The Bergen Convention Bureau is a part of Bergen Tourist P) Free return ride with the Bergen Card October – April only. 50 % discount during the summer months. Inboard and outboard Collection - 200 inboard and outboard Board and represents the whole industry. The Bergen Q) Groups (min 15 persons) with booked guided tour. NOK 100 per person at daytime, NOK 130 per person in the evening. motors of about 50 different makes showing the development Convention Bureau is responsible for promoting Bergen as Bergen Tourist Board cannot accept responsibility for any error or subsequent alteration. All prices in NOK. from petrol to diesel. Ships communications - radio to radar etc an international conference and congress city. Offering free, unconditional advice and assistance to anyone considering organising meetings, conferences or congresses in Bergen. See chapter 10.1. 16 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 17 4 THE BERGEN CARD Online booking From www.visitBergen.com/BergenCard and www.expedia.com 5 SIGHTSEEING & FJORD TOURS - The practical and reasonable way to explore Bergen, consumers can order and pay for the Bergen Card beforehand. NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. the City of Culture They will receive a voucher and must pick up the card in Bergen Bergen is known around the world for is its charm and atmosphere. It must be experienced! Bergen is worth exploring. Just to browse around Tourist Information. the old streets and alleyways is an experience. Bergen is surrounded by one of the world’s most spectacular tourist attractions – the Norwegian NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. Fjords, which is included on UNESCO´s World Heritage List (The Geirangerfjord and the Nærøyfjord). Bergen opens the door to a virtual kingdom SALES OPPORTUNITIES FOR TOUR OPERATORS of fjords. It is one of the reasons why Bergen is one of Europe’s most visited cruise ship harbours. If you want to sell the Bergen Card, you are welcome to include With the Bergen Card in your pocket, you travel free on buses in it in your product packages. Operators get a 15% commission on the city. You get free or discounted admission to museums and attractions, as well as many cultural events, various sightseeing consumers’ prices when purchasing the Bergen Card. An additional 5.1 CITY SIGHTSEEING IN BERGEN BOAT TO CORNELIUS RESTAURANT discount may be granted for sizeable sales volumes. For guests to Cornelius Seafood Restaurant only. Scenic tour from tours, restaurants and parking. HALF DAY TOURS the City Centre through the skerries of the fjords west and south Conditions: of Bergen to the Bjorøy Island. Remember to make a reservation CONSUMER PRICES 2010 Offer is only valid if the Tour Operator includes the card in a BEFFEN at the restaurant in advance. Departure from Dreggekaien quay 24-HOUR CARD 48-HOUR CARD package for FIT’s. The print of the card must be published in the Bergen Elektriske Færgeselskap (Beffen) is the shuttle DISCOUNT opposite the Radisson Blu Hotel/Bryggen in Bergen. Prices 2010 brochure (to be downloaded together with photos from Bergen ferry going from Bryggen (the Wharf) to the other side of Period: From 18 May to 18 Sept. at 18.00 (Monday to Adults NOK 190 Adults NOK 250 at www.visitBergen.com/photoservice). A proof reading must be the harbour. This is a more than 100 years old tradition (since Saturday). Also departure 11.00 from 1 July to 15 Aug. Return Children (3-15 year) NOK 75 Children (3-15 year)NOK 100 sent to the Bergen Tourist Board for approval before printing the 1894), bringing the busy Bergeners to and from their destinations trips to Bergen arriving at 16.00 and 23.00 (Monday to Saturday). brochure. on each side of the harbour. Company: Cornelius AS, P.O.Box 27 – N-5174 Mathopen Duration: 3 minutes. All year: 07.30-16.00. Closed on weekends Tel: + 47 56 33 48 80, Fax: + 55 59 04 81 The Bergen Card can be purchased every day all year! BOOKING and holidays. Runs some weekends during the summer season. email@example.com - www.cornelius-restaurant.no The cards are to be ordered through Bergen Tourist Board, Fax: For further information: SALES POINTS IN BERGEN +47 55 55 20 11, BergenCard@visitBergen.com Tel: +47 56 14 07 02 /+ 47 476 61 943 DAILY CITY WALKS • Bergen Tourist Information Bergen is more than the Hanseatic Wharf and the DISCOUNT • Most camping sites and some hotels DELIVERY ULRIKEN643 CABLE CAR Fish Market. Explore charming streets and narrow, medieval • Bergen Railway Station A stock of cards will be sent as ordered. Accounts are to be sent Cable Car from the City to magnificent mountain scenery! passages. The guided city walk arranged by Bergen Guide Service • Fjord1 Reiseservice (Express Boat Terminal) to Bergen Tourist Board the last day of each month. Ulriken643 is the city’s spectacular “skyscraper” – a mountain is primarily intended as an offer for individual travellers. To • Montana Family & Youth Hostel landscape accessible by bus and cable car. From the summit, experience Bergen by foot, at a leisurely speed, gives you an • Online booking at www.visitBergen.com/BergenCard PAYMENT you can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the city and the entirely new impression of the town. Bergen Tourist Board will invoice at the end of the year according surrounding sea, skerries, fjords and mountains. Mountain walk Guide language: Norwegian and English. THE BERGEN CARD INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING: to the accounts reported by you. Payment is due 15 days from on marked paths, climbing or paragliding with an instructor or Duration: 1,5 hours. 1 June - 31 August: Daily at 15.00. invoice. shopping for Norwegian mountain designer products. Starting point: Tourist Information Centre, Vågsallmenningen 1. FREE BUS TRAVEL Opening hours: May – Sept 09.00 – 21.00, Groups are welcome to book any language at any day of the year. Free bus travel in central Bergen, other areas within the city Oct. – April 09.00 – 17.00 Price: NOK 95,- for adults/free for children under 18 years. Bergen limits, and to the most important attractions and most camping For further information and purchase of cards, please contact: Bergen Tourist Board, Tel: +47 55 55 20 10 Price: Card: NOK 75,- for adults, children under 18 years: free. sites. Bergens2 cable car & bus: adult NOK 245 children NOK 180 For further information: Tickets to be bought at the Tourist Fax: +47 55 55 20 11, BergenCard@visitBergen.com Cable car: adult NOK 145 children NOK 75 Information Centre. FREE ENTRANCE One way cc: adult NOK 80 children NOK 40 Operating company, Bergen Guide Service, Tel: +47 55 30 10 60, To most of the museums as well as Fantoft Stave Church and St. BERGEN CARD PAGES IN THE BERGEN GUIDE List of benefits, including facts and prices. Order form, see chapter Group discount: 1 free ticket for every 20 traveller. Fax: +47 55 30 10 61. Mary’s Church Bus driver/ guide: free admission. Contact: Mrs. Anne Lien, To the Bergen Aquarium (Nov. to Feb only) 1.8. See also www.visitBergen.com/BergenCard Contact: Mr. Eirik Hokstad +47 452 52 100 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenguideservice.no To the Fløibanen Funicular to Mount Fløyen (Oct. – April only) Statsminister Michelsensvei 38, To Bergen Trotting Park Subject to changes. N-5231 Paradis GUIDED TOURS OF BRYGGEN - BY FOOT To VILVITE – Bergen Science Centre (18/8 – 24/6 only) Tel: +47 53 643 643 Fax: +47 55 52 61 71 Wandering through Bergen’s historic past on Bryggen For further information: DISCOUNT email@example.com - www.ulriken643.no – the ancient Hanseatic Wharf. The tour takes you through DISCOUNT www.visitBergen.com/BergenCard Bryggen’s 900 years of history, including a visit to Bryggens 25 % discount on admission to the Bergen Aquarium (Free BERGEN HIGHLIGHTS BY BUS Museum and the Hanseatic Museum. admission from Nov. to Feb.) Join a wonderful ride through historical Bergen. DISCOUNT 1 June – 31 Aug: Daily 10.00 (German), 11.00 and 12.00(English), 50 % discount on admission to VILVITE – Bergen Science Centre Taped commentary in 8 languages. Daily departure from 13.00 (Norwegian). (Free admission from 18 Aug. – 24 June) the Tourist Information Office at 14.30 and 16.30. Duration: 1.5 hours 50 % discount on admission to Troldhaugen Duration: Approximately 1,5 hours. 1 June – 31 August. Departure from Meeting Point Bryggen/Bryggens Museum 35 % on Bergen Guided Tours Price: NOK 150 (FIT price). Price: NOK 100. Children under 10 years free. (FIT-price) 30 % on On & Off city sightseeing Contact: Ms. Helene Myking For further information: 30 % on the Fjord Cruise with M/S Westcruise Company: Tide Reiser, P.O.box 6300, Tickets to be bought at Meeting Point Bryggen (the tickets allow 10 % on the sightseeing train Bergens-Expressen N-5893 Bergen renewed visits to Bryggen Museum, the Hanseatic Museum and 50 % on Harbour tour with the White Lady, 25 % on Fjordtour Tel: + 47 55 23 87 00, Fax: + 47 55 23 87 01, Schøtstuene on the same day). with the White Lady firstname.lastname@example.org - www.tidereiser.com Operating company Bryggens Museum, Tel: +47 55 58 80 10, 10 % on the guided walking tour of Bryggen Tickets are sold at www.tidereiser.com and advance booking for groups. 25 % on the City Walks Bergen Tourist Information. Contact: Ms. Eli Rødseth, email@example.com On concerts: with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra in the Grieg Hall, in Troldsalen at Troldhaugen, the “Grieg in Bergen Concert BERGEN AND GRIEG TOUR BY BUS ON AND OFF SIGHTSEEING BUS & Story”, jazz club concerts at USF by Bergen Jazzforum and Extensive tour of Bergen including a visit at DISCOUNT On the round trip with the On & Off sightseeing bus, DISCOUNT conserts with Norwegian Army Band Bergen. Edvard Griegs home, Troldhaugen. Taped commentary in you pass many famous attractions and places to visit, such On entertainment: Bergen International Festival, theatre 8 languages. Daily departure from the Tourist Information Office as Bryggen, the Fish Market, Bergen Aquarium, Bergen Museums, performances staged by ”Den Nationale Scene”, theatre and dance at 11.00. the Grieg Hall, Fløibanen Funicular, St.Mary`s Church, Old Bergen performances by Bergen International Theatre (B.I.T.), folklore Duration: Approximately 3 hours. 1 May – 30 September (except Museum, and many others. programme at Schøtstuene with Bergen Folklore and adult cinema May 17th). Period: 20 May – 31 August + September on days when cruise tickets at Bergen Cinemas (not Sundays) Price: Adult NOK 300/children NOK 200 (FIT price). ships call at Bergen. Daily from 08.00-16.30. Discount on some articles in the shop at the Tourist Information Contact: Ms. Helene Myking Accessible for disabled persons. Discount on meals in the following restaurants: T.G.I.Friday’s, Company: Tide Reiser, P.O.box 6300, Prices for 24 hours: Adult NOK 150/children NOK 100. Kaffistova, Café Opera, Restaurant Sumo and Restaurant Soho, N-5893 Bergen Tel: + 47 97 78 18 88, Fax: + 47 56 30 25 83 Kafe Kippers, Pingvinen, Holbergstuen and Wesselstuen Tel: + 47 55 23 87 00, Fax: + 47 55 23 87 01, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.citysightseeing-bergen.net 30 % discount on parking in the multi-storey car park ByGarasjen email@example.com - www.tidereiser.com Operating company: City Sightseeing Bergen AS 20 % on Beffen Ferry crossing the harbour Tickets are sold at www.tidereiser.com and P.O. Box 19, N-5206 Os On Hertz car rental Bergen Tourist Information. 24 hour emergency phone: +47 97 78 18 88 18 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 19 SIGHTSEEING BERGENS-EXPRESSEN Departure from the Bergen Fish Market. Duration: 1-3 days Tel: + 47 55 23 87 00 - Fax: + 47 55 23 87 01 Guided tour with the sightseeing train Bergens-Expressen”. DISCOUNT Price: Adults NOK 150. Children NOK 80. Families NOK 350 Please check timetable at www.fjordtours.com firstname.lastname@example.org – www.tidereiser.com The tour takes you through the central streets of Bergen, Further information: Winter/Spring 1 Jan – 1 May Contact: Mrs. Frøydis Vestrheim past the Fish Market, along the colourful harbour area, “Bryggen”, Tickets to be bought at Bergen Tourist Information, or at the pier. Alt. 1: (daily): Dep. By train at 08.40, (Bergen-Voss-Gudvangen- Tickets are sold at www.tidereiser.com and Bergen Tourist with its wooden buildings from century’s back, and passing Tel: +47 55 55 96 55 - www.kjs.no Flåm-Myrdal-Bergen), return (end of tour) at approx. 17.52 Information. clusters of cosy, wooden houses so characteristic of Bergen. Alt. 2: (daily): Dep. By train at 1028 (Bergen-Voss-Gudvangen- Drive up a section of Mount Fløyen to enjoy a panoramic view of HARBOUR TOUR WITH MS WHITE LADY Flåm-Myrdal-Bergen), return (end of tour) at 20.34 MID-FJORD ADVENTURE, A VILLAGE AND WILD SALMON Bergen, the charming city between the seven mountains. Taped Bergen looks its best from the sea! The tour takes you DISCOUNT Summer 2 May – 26 Sept Fjord 1 guiding in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, through Bergen’s characteristic harbour area, and good Alt. 1: (daily): Dep. By train at 08.40, (Bergen-Voss-Gudvangen- www.fjord1.no Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Hebrew, Korean and Norwegian. views of Old Bergen Museum and the Aquarium, two of the city’s Flåm-Myrdal-Bergen) , return (end of tour) at approx. 17.52 Description: This fjord cruise is proof that the joy of travelling Duration: 50 min. main attractions. Guided. Alt. 2: (daily ex. Sat. from 18 May) Dep. By train at 08.40, lies in the journey! After passing the scenic islands and coastal 1 May – 31 May: Daily 10.00-16.00 every hour Duration: 50 minutes (Bergen-Myrdal-Flåm-Gudvangen-Voss-Bergen), return at 19.05 landscape north of Bergen, you sail almost the full length of the 1 June – 20 June/22 Aug – 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-19.00 every hour. 15 May - 31 Aug: Daily 14.30-15.30 Alt. 3: (daily): Dep. By train at approx. 10.28, (Bergen-Myrdal- Sognefjord. Dramatic on the inner reaches of the 204 km long 21 June – 21 Aug: Daily 10.00-17.00 every half hour and at 18.00 Departure from the Bergen Fish Market. Flåm-Gudvangen-Voss-Bergen), return (end of tour) at 20.34 Sognefjord, lies Lærdal with Lærdalsøyri. This old village centre is and 19.00. Price: Adults NOK 100. Children NOK 50 (FIT-price). 20 June – 20 Aug magnificently preserved! The oldest wooden houses date back to 1 Sept – 20 Sept: Daily 10.00 – 15.00 every hour. Further information: Alt. 4: (daily ex. Sat/Sun): Dep. By train at 06.58, (Bergen- the 18th century. A salmon river flows right through the centre Departure from Bryggen, vis à vis the Hanseatic Museum Tickets to be bought at Bergen Tourist Information, or at the pier. Myrdal-Flåm-Gudvangen-Voss-Bergen), return (end of tour) at of Lærdalsøyri. Be sure to visit the Norwegian Wild Salmon Centre Price: Adults NOK 120. Children NOK 40. Family: NOK 240 Operating company: Bergen Fjord Sightseeing, approx. 15.52 with its fascinating exhibitions, and windows into the river itself. (2 Adults 2 Children). Tel: +47 55 25 90 00, Fax: +47 55 25 90 01, Autumn/Winter 27 Sept – 31 Dec Tickets to be bought at Bergen Tourist Information or on the Contact: Mr. Atle Sæthre / Mrs. Joyce Curran Alt. 1: (daily): Dep. By train at approx. 08.40 (Bergen-Voss- NORDIC EXPERIENCE AS train. email@example.com - www.whitelady.no Gudvangen-Flåm-Myrdal-Bergen), return (end of tour) at 17.52 Innherredsveien 57, N- 7043 Trondheim Operating company ”Bergens-Expressen” Alt. 2: (daily): Dep. By train at approx. 10.28 (Bergen-Voss- Tel: +47 975 31 681 Tel: + 47 55 53 11 50/ +47 906 19 721 FULL DAY TOURS Gudvangen-Flåm-Myrdal-Bergen), return (end of tour) at 20.34 firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.nordic-experience.no post@Bergensexpressen.no - www.Bergensexpressen.no Possible to take other Norway in a nutshell® options as one-way Contact: Erik Sandum Contact: Mr. Kjell Sellevold FJORD VENTURE NORWAY DA trip to Oslo or round trip Bergen-Oslo-Bergen. Prices: (age limit 18 or older) Fjord Venture Norway presents NORWAY UNPOLISHED! The basic Duration: 9-12 hours Tour 1 - Highlights of Norway, 6.998 idea is the maritime experience: A private passenger boat, Departure daily (exceptions during Christmas / New Year) from the Tour 2 - The Explorer, NOK 9.998 5.2 FJORD SIGHTSEEING specially fitted for the purpose with a private guide on board, Bergen Railway Station. Tour 3 - The Real Viking Experience, NOK 12.998 will take you for a full two days exploration of the west coast Price: Adults NOK 975 Children NOK 500 (FIT) Tour 4 - Nordic Extreme, NOK 13.998 Holiday visitors have the ideal combination of Fjord Norway’s archipelago and the fabulous realm of the Norwegian fjords. (On some departures: Seat reservation is not incl.) Duration: stunning scenery and Bergen’s pulsating city life. Visitors, both The night will be spent in splendid isolation in a small and very Further information: Tour 1 - 6 days (departure 09.00 - arrival 21.00) FITs and groups, may choose from a great variety of sightseeing comfortable hotel at the end of a gorgeous fjord accessible Tickets to be bought at the Bergen Tourist Information, the Tour 2 - 9 days (departure 09.00 - arrival 20.00) tours, excursions and day trips to the fjords of Western Norway. by boat only. There will be maximum 18 passengers on board. Norwegian State Railways or Fjord 1 Fylkesbaatane Travel Service. Tour 3 - 13 days (departure 09.00 - arrival 20.00) Norway Unpolished may easily be combined with round trips of Pre-booking for groups. Operating company: Tour 4 - 13 days (departure 09.00 - arrival 20.00) HALF DAY TOURS Norway and Scandinavia. Fjord Tours AS. Tel: +47 55 55 76 60, Fax: +47 55 31 20 60 Period: June - September from Bergen and Oslo Duration: 2 days Contact: Ms. Anne Randi Gjerstad, Description: Nordic Experience provides individual budget BOAT TO LYSØEN Season: June – August email@example.com - www.fjordtours.com tours in Norway where you travel around in small groups with a Boat trip from Bergen to Lysøen (the home of Ole Bull) DISCOUNT Price for individuals: Two day all-inclusive NOK 4.900 per adult. personal guide. Drive through verdant valleys, sail on majestic on a daily basis. Contact us for children’s rates. HARDANGER IN A NUTSHELL fjords, hike on precipitous mountain plateaus, spend a day at a Duration: appr. 5 hours. Groups: Please contact us for private cruises. On the round trip Hardanger in a nutshell, you will experience a glacier or go rafting in some of northern Europes most exciting 15 June-15 Aug: 11.00-16.00. Contact: Christine Gaffney journey through a landscape with views of majestic mountains, rivers! The tours are fun, flexible and adventurous, and suitable Departure from Dreggekaien by the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel. Amalie Skramsvei 29, N-5036 Bergen roaring waterfalls and idyllic fruit farms. This tour can be taken in for both individuals and friends. Welcome to the ultimate Nordic Price: Adults: NOK 400, Children: NOK 200, Family: NOK 900. Tel: +47 98 28 19 17 Fax: +47 55 01 33 17 either direction. Experience! For further information: firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjordventurenorway.com Duration: 1-3 days Tickets to be bought at the Tourist Information Centre, or on 1 May – 30 Sept: Daily 08.40-19.00(Sat.20.00) or 07.30-17.52 NUTSHELL & WALK board. NORWAY ACTIVE Please check timetable at www.fjordtours.com This full day adventure including the Nærøyfjord World Heritage Operating company: Ferie Reiser Bergen AS Norway Active ’round-trips’ are designed for active people Possible to take other Hardanger in a nutshell options as one-way Area, is a perfect occasion to combine a nature walk through one Engelgården, Bryggen. N-5003 Bergen searching for a journey of discovery and action. These custom trip from Bergen to Oslo or round trip Oslo-Bergen or one-way trip of the most scenic fjord valleys in West Norway, with numerous Tel: +47 55 32 32 00 day-tours enable you to not only see our spectacular country, but from Oslo including overnight stay. Departure from the Bergen highlights as spectacular train and bus drives, and an ultimate Contact: Odd Magnus Halvorsen experience it by your own hand. Railway Station or the Bergen Bus Terminal. scenic fjord cruise. email@example.com By travelling some of the worlds most scenic railways, biking Price: Adults NOK 790 Children NOK 515 (FIT-price.). The tour starts by train from Bergen. The guide joins the group at down the picturesque Flåm Valley, Rib boating through World For further information: Voss, giving interesting commentary on the area as you proceed FJORD TOUR WITH MS WHITE LADY Heritage fjord landscape, driving up northern Europe’s steepest Tickets to be bought at the Bergen Tourist Information or the to the high mountain station of Myrdal. Here you start the walk at A great way to see the famous west coast. Norwegian DISCOUNT road and rafting on raging white-water, this will be the finest day Norwegian State Railways. Pre-booking for groups. the high mountain plateau, but soon you decent into the valley scenery with its steep mountains, towering cliffs, and narrow of the rest of your holiday! Operating company: Fjord Tours AS. Tel: +47 55 55 76 60 where snow capped mountains and cascading waterfalls and rives fjords. Refreshments can be bought on board. All tours with guide. Duration: 08.00-18.00 Fax: +47 55 31 20 60 provide a magnificent backdrop. The 10 kilometers walk at leisure Duration: 4 hours Season: 2 May – 26 Sept. Contact: Ms. Anne Randi Gjerstad, pace goes on a well formed, but partly stony gravel track. En route 1 May – 31 Aug: Daily 10.00-14.00 Prices individuals adult/children: From NOK 1398/936 from firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjordtours.com you will enjoy both interesting nature and culture interpretation, 1 Sept – 30 Sept: Tue, Thu, Sat and Sun 10.00-14.00 Bergen. Group price on request. grazing sheep and goats and above all the breathtaking scenery. 1 July – 31 Aug: Daily 15.30-19.30 Capacity: 80 persons. HARDANGER FJORD CRUISE The tour continues by train on the well-known Flåm line before Departure from the Bergen Fish Market Operating company: Norway Active Experience the ‘queen among the Norwegian fjords’ with a you enter Flåm to start the fjord cruise in the Nærøyfjord World Price: Adults NOK 450 Children NOK 250 (FIT-price) Contact: Knut Aarbakke cruise on the Hardangerfjord. The beautiful scenery and many Heritage Area. A cultural stop in one of the charming and Tickets to be bought at the Tourist Information Centre, or at the P.O. Box 9, N-5701 Voss picturesque villages along the fjord is sure to delight you. In peaceful fjord villages is also included. Here you will get the pier. Tel: +47 47 400 04 059 Fax: +47 56 51 06 30 Eidfjord we recommend a sightseeing to the valley of Måbødalen, chance to visit an old stave church from mid 1100 and to taste Operating company: Bergen Fjord Sightseeing, email@example.com - www.norwayactive.no offering views of the spectacular waterfall, Vøringsfossen, and a the famous and traditional goat cheese. By the end of the cruise Tel: +47 55 25 90 00 Fax: +47 55 25 90 01. visit to Hardangervidda Nature Centre. Cruise corresponds with in Gudvangen, you enter a private bus to take you back to Voss Contact: Mr. Atle Sæthre / Mrs. Joyce Curran, NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL® scheduled coach from Bergen to Norheimsund. and further on to Bergen by train. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergen-fjordsightseeing.no – NO. 1 TOUR IN NORWAY! Duration: 11,5 hours Friendly and knowledgeable local guides will ensure your safety Organized day trip through beautiful and changing scenery. Fjords Season: 1 May – 30 Sept: Daily 07.30-19.00 (Saturdays 20.00) and comfort. HARBOUR TOUR WITH COAST BERGEN and mountains, waterfalls, lush countryside. From Bergen (B) by Departure from Bergen Bus Station, Nonneseter Terminal Operating company: Embark at the Fish Market for a round-trip sightseeing tour of the train, passing Voss (V) to Myrdal (M). From Myrdal by the Flåm Price: Fjord cruise (Norheimsund-Eidfjord-Norheimsund): NOK 520. HERITAGE ADVENTURES AS harbour and the Byfjord (the city fjord). Railway down to Flåm (F). From Flåm by boat to Gudvangen(G). Sightseeing in Eidfjord NOK 250 (FIT prices) P.B 407, N-5702 Voss Duration: 50 minutes From Gudvangen by bus to Voss, return to Bergen by train. Further information: Tel: +47 56 52 95 90/ +47 991 51 500 20 May - 1 Sept: Daily every hour from 09.00-16.00. Optional direction of travel. Company: Tide Reiser, P.O.box 6300, N-5893 Bergen email@example.com – www.heritageadventures.no 20 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 21 Season: 11 June – 31 August coastline and hundreds of islands and narrow sounds. En route IN A NUTSHELL FONNAFLY – Seaplanes and Helicopters Duration: 11,5 hrs from Bergen you will be able to view old settlements and trading posts. You Explore the Dalsfjord and Gaularfjell Mountain on this beautiful Kristiansholm 8-10, N-5035 Bergen Departure Bergen: 06.57 Mon-Fri/ 07.58 Sat-Sun have a panoramic view to the scenery and it is possible to stay round trip. The trips starts by express boat from Bergen along the Tel: +47 55 34 60 00 / +47 95 15 22 33 Prices: NOK 1450/ 900 included water, fruit, coffee/tea and on deck during the cruise. Catering on board. Upon arrival Leirvik west coast to the Sognefjord and further up the Dalsfjord which firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fonnafly.no snacks for the walk. change boat to go north to Bergen. has a history dating back to the Contact: Mr. Carl C. Dame Please make contact for family and group rates. Price: Adults NOK 350. Children NOK 300 Viking Age. The tour continues by bus on the National Scenic Description: Contact: Mrs: Ingjerd Dymbe Anda Tel: + 47 55 23 88 64 Route across the Gaularfjell mountains with fantastic views of Seaplane and Helicopter sightseeing. Sightseeing by seaplane Further information: email@example.com - www.flaggruten.no waterfalls and wild rapids. Before arriving Balestrand you will or helicopter is a grand experience. Imagine the panoramic view Tickets to be purchased at Bergen Tourist Information, Voss have breathtaking views down the hairpin bends to Balestrand. you will enjoy: Glittering glaciers, majestic mountains, wonderful Tourist Information, at selected hotels or directly from Heritage GLACIER TRIP TO FJÆRLAND Overnight stay in Balestrand and further to Bergen or Oslo. waterfalls and fantastic fjords and valleys. In co-operation with Adventures AS, www.heritageadventures.no. Experience the Jostedal Glacier up close. Express boat from Duration: 1-3 days national and international tour operators, Fonnafly transports Pre-booking for groups. Bergen along the coast and through the spectacular Sognefjord. 15 May – 3 Aug: Daily 08.00-20.40 (day trip) or 08.00-17.52 group parties from one location to another and provides Baby carrier rental. Enjoy a fantastic bus drive along the fjord up to the Norwegian (overnight stay) sightseeing en route. Based 5 minutes from the Fish Marked in Glacier Museum where you will be able to visit the glacier itself. Please check timetable at www.fjordtours.com Bergen. HERITAGE FJORD WALK Duration: 12 hours. 1 May-30 Sept (2010): Daily 08.00-20.40. Possible to take options as day trip or round trip from Bergen or This full day adventure is the perfect opportunity to learn more From Strandkaiterminalen- Express Boat Terminal. one-way trip to Oslo or round trip Oslo-Bergen-Oslo. Departure about the Nærøyfjord World Heritage Site`s history, culture and Pre-booking for groups. from Strandkaiterminalen- Express Boat Terminal. nature and to explore the unique and inspiring fjord scenery Further information: Price day trip from Bergen: Adults NOK 1320 Children NOK 825 5.4 CARWALKS that was created by glaciers and rivers thousands of years ago. Tickets to be bought at the Bergen Tourist Information, (FIT-price). Tours to fjords, mountains, coastal regions and islands The tour starts by boat from Gudvangen, and after a short Tel: +47 55 55 20 00 or operating company Fjord1 Fylkesbaatane, Price round trip from Bergen: Adults NOK 1570 Children NOK 950 CarWalks is an exciting concept and offer for those who are fjord cruise, you will start the 5 km walk at leisure pace on the Tel: +47 55 90 70 70 Fax: +47 55 90 70 71, www.fjord1.no (FIT-price.) (incl. Flåm Railway and Bergen Railway) not satisfied with just taking in the scenery through the car historic interesting Postal Path from mid 1600. The walk goes For further information: window. A number of trips have been designed, which combine on a well formed, but partly uneven path through charming ”ISLAND HOPPING” IN SOLUND AND BULANDET Tickets to be bought at the Bergen Tourist Information, the a car journey with a well marked, interesting walk of reasonable and peaceful forests and pastures along the shores of the Experience the magnificent skerries in Solund and Askvoll on a Norwegian State Railways or Fjord 1 Fylkesbaatane Travel Service. length. Special walking and hiking sheets with maps and mighty and breathtaking fjord. The numerous high and snow daytrip/roundtrip from Bergen. The trip takes you to magnificent Pre-booking for groups. informative texts show you where to go and what to see. The capped mountains and cascading rivers and waterfalls provide a places like Hardbakke, Gåsvær, and the spectacular Bulandet Operating company: Fjord Tours AS sheet for the car trip shows clearly where the walks are, and the magnificent backdrop for the walk along the fjord. En route the with altogether 365 islands. This is the daytrip, which lets you Tel: +47 55 55 76 60 Fax: +47 55 31 20 60 walks start and end at the car parks. guide will call stops to explain the unique features of the fjord experience the best and the ”wildest” part of the west coast of Contact: Ms. Anne Randi Gjerstad, Duration: The walks take from 1 to 3 hours at normal walking and its surroundings, and from time to time you might spot seals, Norway. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjordtours.com pace. The proposed round trips are based on the use of your porpoises and some of the many native birds. By the pristine Departure (2010) Monday to Friday between 1 June – 30 August. own vehicle. Length and duration vary according to geographical shores along the fjord you will enjoy your picnic lunch before you Further information: 2-DAY FJORD CRUISE – MAGIC SOGNEFJORD CRUISE conditions. Designed to be completed in a day. Travel time end the walk in one of the peaceful farm villages. Here you enter Tickets can be bought at the operating company: A personal and unique cruise for those who are tired of travelling depends on time spent walking and other stops. You may choose the boat for another fjord cruise back to Gudvangen. Friendly and Fjord1 Fylkesbaatane, Tel: +47 55 90 70 70 Fax: +47 55 90 70 71 in large groups and visiting places in a hurry. Private boat. The to complete a part of the trip or perhaps combine two knowledgeable local guides will ensure your safety and comfort. Starting point: Strandkaiterminalen average group consists of 10-20 people. Personal attention from or more trips. There are one or more walks in each trip. The walks Operating company: www.fjord1.no an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Visits ashore in remote have the same number as the round trip, with the addition of a HERITAGE ADVENTURES AS villages and farms with a unique opportunity to interact with the letter. Some of the round trips cover common territory. Walks in P.B 407, N-5702 Voss TOURIST SERVICES locals and learn about their way of life. Traditional Norwegian these areas are marked on both round trips and with the number Tel: +47 56 52 95 90/ +47 991 51 500 The Sognefjord is the leading fjord cruise destination in food. of trip. Each tour - both round trip and walk - has its own sheet. email@example.com – www.heritageadventures.no Scandinavia - and continuously developing the service to provide Activities (a short mountain hike and fishing in the fjord). In addition to the map, the text tells of places and items of Season: 11 June – 31 August travellers with the best possible holiday experience. The following Season: 6 departures ( Sundays ) in 2009 : 14.06, 28.06, 12.07, interest along the route. Duration: 5 hrs Gudvangen-Gudvangen/ 10 hrs included transfer routes run from 1 May to 30 September (2010). 26.07, 09.08, 23.08.Cruise starts and ends in Bergen, but can You can download walking maps in PDF format that you can print from/ to Bergen • Express boat Bergen-Flåm-Bergen easily be combined with transport to Oslo. out at home. Departure Gudvangen: 11.00 am daily (corresponding train from • Ferry Gudvangen-Kaupanger-Lærdal. Price: NOK 4690. Single room supplement: NOK 350. For further information: www.carwalks.com Bergen 8.40 am and further by bus from Voss 10.00 am) In addition, the Flåm-Aurland-Gudvangen and Bergen-Sogndal Further information: Prices: NOK 800/ 400 included a picnic lunch and water for the cruises will be running year-round. Tickets can be bought at Bergen Tourist Information or online at GUIDE SERVICES walk. Further information: www.nesteblane.com. For details and booking: Operating For more information about guiding in Bergen and the fjord- Please make contact for family and group rates. Tickets can be bought at the operating company: Company: Neste Blåne, Tider Reiser As avd. Leikanger region, see chapter 2.0. Contact: Mrs: Ingjerd Dymbe Anda Fjord1 Fylkesbaatane, Tel: +47 55 90 70 70 Tel/fax: +47 57 65 69 99 /+47 57 65 69 90 Further information: Fax: +47 55 90 70 71 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.nesteblane.com Tickets to be purchased at Bergen Tourist Information, Voss www.fjord1.no Contact: Stig Jonny Buvik/ Mrs Ann Louise Fossøy Tourist Information, at selected hotels or directly from Heritage Adventures AS, www.heritageadventures.no . SOGNEFJORD IN A NUTSHELL Pre-booking for groups. The Sognefjord in a nutshell round trip combines a beautiful 5.3 SIGHTSEEING BY AIRPLANE AND Baby carrier rental. boat journey on the Sognefjord – Norway’s longest and deepest The tour starts and ends in Gudvangen, but there is fjord, with a spectacular train journey on the scenic Flåm Railway HELICOPTER correspondence by public transportation from Voss, Bergen, through the Flåm valley to Myrdal and return back to Bergen. This Hardanger and Flåm. tour can be taken in either direction. AEROPLANE / HELICOPTER HIRE Duration: 1-3 days BERGEN HELIKOPTER THE WEST COAST EXPERIENCE 1 May – 30 Sept: Daily 0800-1752 or 0840-2040 Flyplassveien 499, N-5258 Blomsterdalen Take the catamaran ‘Flaggruten’ between Bergen and Stavanger Please check timetable at www.fjordtours.com Tel: +47 55 22 12 21 Fax: +47 55 22 12 20 with a ticket which is valid for 5 days with unlimited stops. Possible to take other Sognefjord in a nutshell options as one-way email@example.com - www.bergenhelikopter.no On this tour you can stop where you like along the route and trip to Oslo or round trip Bergen-Oslo-Bergen. Contact: Mr. Morten Iversen combine it with other sightseeing tours by boat and bus along the Departure from Strandkaiterminalen- Express Boat Terminal or the Description: coast. Tour available all year. Railway Station Specialists in Helicopter-Sightseeing and Air-Taxi. The pilots are Price: Adults NOK 800,- Children NOK 400,- Price: Adults NOK 1150 Children NOK 575 (FIT-price.). all from the Bergen region, and know exactly what is worth seeing For further information and tickets: For further information: of our spectacular nature. The view of the famous Norwegian Tel: + 47 55 23 88 64 Tickets to be bought at the Bergen Tourist Information, the fjords, the fantastic glaciers and the sparkling waterfalls will firstname.lastname@example.org - www.flaggruten.no Norwegian State Railways or Fjord 1 Fylkesbaatane Travel Service. be a memory of your lifetime. Flying a modern EC 120 with 4 Pre-booking for groups. passengers-seating and turbine-engine, gives you the safest and TOUR AMONG THE SKERRIES Operating company: Fjord Tours AS most comfortable experience. Standard tours from NOK 1000/125 Experience the west Norwegian coastal landscape on one of our Tel: +47 55 55 76 60 Fax: +47 55 31 20 60 Euro per person, or contact for customized tours. modern catamarans. On this four hour cruise in Sunnholdaland Contact: Ms. Anne Randi Gjerstad, you can experience the impressive coastal landscapes south of email@example.com - www.fjordtours.com Bergen. a glorious combination of high mountains, beautiful ADDITIONAL TOUR TO THE SOGNEFJORD 22 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 23 6 ACTIVITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT If fewer visitors is the minimum price for the group NOK 3000, -. The farm visit lasts approx. 2 hours. NORWAY ACTIVE P.O. Box 9, N-5701 Voss NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. Tel: +47 47 400 04 059 Fax: +47 56 51 06 30 Bergen and the region can offer a great variety of activities ranging from ”high” culture to bowling and fishing. Professional theatres and GOLF – MELAND GOLF CLUB firstname.lastname@example.org - www.norwayactive.no Beitingsveien 32, N-5918 Frekhaug Contact: Mr. Knut Aarbakke entertainers perform, but also the next-door neighbor. For sporting activities the wild outdoors is just 7 minutes away by Funicular. Here are Tel: +47 56 17 46 00 Description: Norway Active ’round-trips’ are designed for active some examples of what can be arranged: email@example.com - www.melandgolf.no people searching for a journey of discovery and action. These • Rafting at Voss • Bergen evening • Tennis / squash • Riding • Hang gliding • Fishing trips • Trotting race • Picnics • Smalahove • Crab Contact: Mr. Knut Holba custom day-tours enable you to not only see our spectacular fishing • Stand-Up • Mountain climbing • Concerts • Canoeing • Viking-blot (party) • Scuba diving • Visit a private home • Golf • Summer Description: Meland Golf and Nature Park is situated 36 country, but experience it by your own hand. By travelling some & winter skiing• Parachuting • Sub sea safari • Indoor fireworks • Folklore • Sailing kilometers north of Bergen. An 18-hole Golf Course created in of the worlds most scenic railways, biking down the picturesque a truly beautful fjord setting, close to Herdlaford, 35 minutes Flåm Valley, Rib boating through World Heritage fjord landscape, 6.1 ACTIVITY ORGANISERS 6.2 ACTIVITIES AND SPORTS drive from Bergen in the region of Nordhordaland. The course driving up northern Europe’s steepest road and rafting on raging is designed by Robert A Hunt of PGA Gold Management, Bristol white-water, this will be the finest day of the rest of your holiday! EVENT 1 TSMY WELLER UK. Meland Golf Course is already predicted to be one of Europe’s Season: 2 May – 26 Sept. Prices individuals adult/children: From Hanøytangen, N-5310 Hauglandshella Nordre Steinestø 5, N-5108 Hordvik best newly established venues, enjoying a unique setting among NOK 1398/936 from Bergen. Group price on request. Tel: +47 55 20 71 93 - Fax: +47 55 20 71 99 Tel: +47 55 19 13 03/408 25 828 Fax: +47 55 19 13 03 forests, lakes and mountains. Open from 08.00, Apr-Oct. Price: Capacity: 80 persons. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.event1.no email@example.com - www.weller.no/ www.bergenfjordtours.no Green fee weekdays: NOK 400/200, Green fee weekends: NOK Description: More that 15 years experience planning Contact: Mr. Inge Hatlebrekke 500/250 RAFTING – VOSS RAFTING SENTER AS teambuilding and events. Description: The boat TSMY Weller is 50 feet long, containing 3 P.O.Box 9, N-5700 Voss lounges, 2 toilets with shower/bath. Original English furniture. HIKING / WALKING – BERGEN TURLAG Tel: +47 56 51 05 25 Fax: +47 56 51 06 30 FJELL OG FJORD KONFERANSER AS Scheduled fishing trips Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 July- 26 Tverrgaten 4, N-5017 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.vossrafting.no Pb 14, N-5259 Hjellestad August, departing from Bryggen at 16.30. Including all necessary Tel: +47 55 33 58 10 Fax: +47 55 33 58 29 Contact: Mr. Leiv Kenneth Nilsen Tel: +47 55 11 04 20 Fax: +47 55 11 04 21 equipment. Duration: approx. 3,5 hours. NOK 480 included fishing email@example.com - www.bergen-turlag.no Description: Year-round activity- & event provider in Voss. White firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjellogfjord- gear. Departure times are subject to change. Can be booked for Contact: Mr. Einar Johan Grieg water rafting. 1,5 hour from Bergen. Capacity 60 persons. Also konferanser.no private fjord cruises, fishing trips, crab fishing, snorkeling or Description: Member of The Norwegian Mountain Touring family rafting, canyoning, river boarding, rappelling, waterfall Contact: Ms. Sandra Myrdal sightseeing tour on ”Weller” all year outside the regular hours. Assosication (DNT). The route network, with the trade mark red Ts, abseiling, salmon diving, guided fishing and mountain hikes, Description: Fjell & Fjord Konferanser AS is one of Norway’s Max 12 pax. invites you to enjoy walking or skiing in the mountains. Together wilderness camp with high ropes park. Winter program as well. leading Professional Conference Organizer- PCO. Estbl. in 1994, with the sister organisations they have 20 000 km routes and Complete/tailor made packages for incentive groups. Rafting base they have 16 years experience and organize more than 350 BRUVOLL CAMPING & CABINS 450 cabins. They also have many arranged tours with guide, look with lockers and hot showers. Outdoor spa with Jacuzzi, tub and different conferences, exhibitions, events, meetings in and out Bruvoll, N-5956 Vågseidet at their website. Members get discount on lodging, guided trips sauna at the river, capacity for 30 persons. Unique restaurant of Norway every year. Their enthusiastic staff is very dedicated to Tel: +47 90 92 50 35 and equipment. You can sign up for membership at the office in taking groups up to 60 persons around the open fire. their projects, extremely flexible as well as focused on problem email@example.com - www.bruvoll-camping.no Bergen. solving, and know what it takes to make your conference and Contact: Vibeke and Jostein Konglevoll Opening hours: Mon.-wed., Fri.: 10.00-16.00, Thur.: 10.00-18.00, SEAFOOD COURSES – CORNELIUS event a success. They are also licensed to book plane tickets for Description: Teambuilding exercises with a fun factor as well. Sat.: 10.00-14.00, Sun.: closed Holmen v/Bjorøy, P.O.Box 27, N-5174 Mathopen the customers. Activities routes. 8 edge Turf hut with open fireplace. Capacity Accessible for people with physical disabilities Tel: +47 56 33 48 80 - Fax: +47 55 59 04 81 up to 45 people. Can arrange food service for group. Barbeque firstname.lastname@example.org - www.cornelius-restaurant.no HERITAGE ADVENTURES AS pavillion with capacity 20-25 people. Canoe/Kayak letting out ISKANTEN ISHALL Contact: Mr. Odd Einar Tufteland P.B 407, N-5702 Voss on hire. Paddle map with routes for padling. Horseriding on Lyderhornsvei 351, N-5171 Loddefjord Description: Day trips, meetings incl. lunch or dinner. Fishing. Tel: +47 56529590/ +47 99151500 fjordhorses or islandic horse. Tel: +47 55 50 77 77/60 Shellfish farm. Seafood course, with live video presentation. Great email@example.com – www.heritageadventures.no BERGEN BASE CAMP firstname.lastname@example.org - www.iskanten.no gourmet experiences on an island. Holmen lies on the island of Contact: Mrs: Ingjerd Dymbe Anda P.O.Box 774, N-5807 Bergen Contact: Mette Thormodsen/Monica Tuv Fredriksen Bjorøy, right outside Bergen. Cooperation with Nautic Sailing. See Description: Guided Walks and hikes, Tailor-made Tours, Events Tel: +47 55 32 55 00 Description: chapter 12.2. Departure by boat at 18.00 from 18 May to 18 Sept. and Private trips in the Sognefjord Area. Also a wide selection email@example.com - www.bergenbasecamp.no Ice-skating: Adults nok. 40,- children nok. 25,-. For rent: (Monday to Saturday). Also departure 11.00 from 1 July to 15 of activities and packages in Stalheim and the Nærøyfjord Contact: Anne Gunn Rosvold Skates nok. 50,-, helmet nok 20,-. (imposed for children under Aug. Return trips to Bergen arriving at 16.00 and 23.00 (Monday World Heritage Site. Experienced and service minded guides and Description: Booking of activities in Bergen and Fjord Norway. the age of 15) to Saturday). Departure from Dreggekaien quay opposite the personnel. Heritage Adventures can help you plan your ultimate GPS-guiding city & Mountain – Find your way without groups Mon-Fri: 10.00 – 16.00, Radisson Blu Royal Hotel/Bryggen in Bergen. See the website or experience in some of the most stunning and breathtaking fjord and timetables. Hiking, Biking, Climbing, Rafting, Kayaking, Saturday 10.00 – 18.00. contact the booking office. sceneries Glacier walking, Summersking, Roundtrips & Packages. Highseason Sunday 12.00 – 18.00 booking office at Torget (in the center of Bergen) and at Mt. Curling: All included. SEAFOOD COURSES - NORWEGIAN SEAFOOD CENTRE KULTUROPERATØRENE AS Ulriken. Nok 200 each person for 2,5 h includes instruction. Bontelabo 2, N-5003 BERGEN Hjortlandsvegen 1, 5135 Flaktveit Nok 75,-each person pr. hour.(without instruction) Tel.: +47 55 55 48 80 Fax: +47 55 55 48 88 Tel: +47 400 07 941 FARM VISIT FOR FAMILIES AT ØVRE-EIDE FARM Mon-Friday: 10.00 – 22.00 firstname.lastname@example.org www.sjomat.no email@example.com Øvre-Eide 36, N-5105 Eidsvåg i Åsane Saturday: 10.00 – 18.00 Contact: Mrs. Eli Knutsen Nybø Description: Kulturoperatørene is a full-service event Tel.: + 47 908 08 379 / +47 908 43 412 Sunday: 12.00 – 18.00 Prices (2010): management company. Deliever events to companies and tour firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ovre-eide.no Experience a Norwegian seafood extravaganza. operators. Organise accommodation, transport, entertainment and Contact: Kjersti Skurtveit / Arild Nydegger Øvre-Eide KAYAKING – NORDIC VENTURES AS Price per person (20-40 pax): NOK 350 activities for your event Discription: Øvre-Eide Farm offers farm visits where the P.O. Box 578, N-5703 Voss Price per person (40-60 pax): NOK 310 entire family gets a pleasant experience. Here the family can Tel: +47 56 51 00 17 / +47 952 08 036 The presentation will be delivered in English. Other languages can SCANDINAVIAN ENTERTAINMENT SERVICE experience farming and close encounters with animals in natural Fax: +47 56 51 00 18 be arranged through Bergen Guide Service to an additional cost. P.O. Box 74, N- 5321 Kleppestø surroundings. A farm visit includes: email@example.com - www.nordicventures.com Description: Experience a Norwegian Seafood extravaganza! Tel: +47 55 60 66 00 An activity with the horses on the farm, thus it is riding on one Contact: Mr. Jan Nielsen Welcome to a unique seafood experience. Only 5 minutes walk firstname.lastname@example.org - www.entertainment.no of our Norwegian Fjord-horses or horse and carriage. After the Description: Nordic Ventures activity center - Voss. Specialized in from Bryggen in Bergen you find this interesting attraction Contact: Mr David Genius activity, you take a tour of the farm where greet the other animals high quality Sea Kayaking tours out of Bergen to the Nærøyfjord where you can learn more about Norwegian seafood and how Description: that live on the Øvre-Eide farm: rabbits, rooster, chickens, horses region in the UNESCO World heritage site. Everything organized to prepare it. The Norwegian Seafood Center runs a seafood One of the leading event producers in the Bergen area and can and sheep. Maybe there is a bottle-lamb or two who want a little and supplied by them. Tours available daily: 4 hours, Day tours, 2 training school which offers a large amphi theatre with large organize and execute all kinds of activities and events. Prefer to cuddle and a milk ....? Traditional Norwegian food will be served and 3 day overnight tours and rentals. Free Pick-up service from video screen and a demonstration kitchen. In this room we offer tailor make the event together with the client to ensure customer in the barn by long tables and benches, or alternatively outside if Bergen for groups. The company also offers tandem paragliding seafood demonstrations for groups from 20 - 70 persons. The satisfaction. Their motto: ”Anything is possible - we deliver from weather permits. flights, parasailing and bungy jumps in Voss. Catering for groups demonstration takes 1 hour including tastes of the dishes. idea to action!” Price farm visits: from 2 to 80 pax. 1. NOK 150, - pr. person incl serving lefser, juice, coffee and tea. Open: 09.00-19.00 from 15 Apr - 15 Oct. Sea kayaking 1 May – 15 YACHTING – HJELLESTAD MARINA AS 2.NOK 210, - pr. person incl serving of waffles, sour cream, jam, Oct. Off season by appointment. Access for physically disabled P.O. Box 1, N-5259 Hjellestad lefser, juice, coffee and tea. persons (except for ParaBungy). Price: Lake tour 4hrs: NOK Tel: +47 55 99 14 00/+47 951 15 222 Fax: +47 55 99 19 00 Choose one alternative pr. group. 450/650, Daytrip: NOK 750/975, 2 day tour: NOK 1595/2095, 3 email@example.com - www.hjellestadmarina.no Minimum 20 people. max. 70 people day tour: NOK 2295/2995 Contact: Mr. Svein E. Sandnes 24 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 25 Description: Open marina, all year. Guest harbour Apr-Sept. PUBLIC CONCERTS RICK’S, Veiten 3. Tel. (+47) 55 55 31 31. www.ricks.no. DEN NATIONALE SCENE (THEATRE) Leisureboat Service Centre; Diesel (24h card automat), petrol, ROCKEKLUBBEN HULEN, Olav Ryes vei 48.Tel. (+47) 55 33 38 30. Engen 1, P.O.Box 78 Sentrum, 5803 Bergen DISCOUNT oil, propane bottle-gas exchange, freshwater, 220 V electricity, BERGEN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA www.hulen.no. Pop concerts. Tel: +47 55 60 70 80 Fax: +47 55 54 97 90 washing machine, tumble driers, showers, toilets, groceries, guest Grieghallen, Edv. Griegsplass 1, N-5015 Bergen DISCOUNT MADAM FELLE, Bryggen, Tel. (+47) 55 54 30 58. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.dns.no mooring. Tel: +47 55 21 61 00 Fax: +47 55 31 85 34 www.madamfelle.com. Contact: Ms. Evy Fischer email@example.com - www.filharmonien.no Description: Den Nationale Scene is Norway’s oldest permanent TROTTING / BERGEN TRAVPARK Contact: Ms. Liv Hege Tveit, Marketing Manager, Tel.: +47 55 21 SILJUSTØL theatre with roots dating back to “Det Norske Teater” founded in N-5111 Breistein FREE 62 65, firstname.lastname@example.org Concerts in the grand living room at Siljustøl, home of DISCOUNT 1850 by the Norwegian violinist Ole Bull. The theatre was founded Tel: +47 55 39 68 00 - Fax: +47 55 39 68 01 Description: Founded in 1765. Artistic director: Andrew Litton. composer Harald Sæverud. Every Sun from 11 April to 9 May to develop Norwegian playwrights and Henrik Ibsen was one of email@example.com - www.travparken.no Concert season from August to June. Performs in Grieghallen on at 15.00. Price: NOK 160.Tickets at the first writer in-residences and art-directors of the theatre. Contact: Mr. Ivar Larsen Thu. and Fri. Family concerts on some Sat. 97 musicians. Music Siljustøl, Tel: +47 55 92 29 92, Today the theatre houses three stages/venues and presents Description: Bergen Travpark is the only horseracing track from the entire symphonic repertoire. Artist in residence: Leif Ove Fax: +47 55 92 29 93, firstname.lastname@example.org approximately 20 productions each year, both international and situated close to Bergen. The races usually take place Thursdays, Andsnes. Main conductors: Andrew Litton, Juanjo Mena, Neeme national classics, musicals, contemporary drama and children- and from 17.00-21.00, all year. Bergen Travpark is located in Åsane, Järvi. Active international touring and 5-6 annual CD releases. TROLDHAUGEN family theatre. about 15 minutes by car from the city centre (road E 39, North). Tickets at Grieghallen box office, tel. +47 55 21 61 50 – home of composer Edvard Grieg DISCOUNT Free entrance. During the summer concerts are held every Saturday at 14.00, NORWEGIAN MILITARY BAND BERGEN and every Sunday and Wednesday at 19.30. Autumn matinee 6.6 FESTIVALS VANNKANTEN WATERWORLD The professional Military Band Bergen plays concerts the DISCOUNT Sundays in September at 14.00. Free buses to the summer Loddefjordveien 2, 5171 Loddefjord whole season. Most of the concerts are in Grieghallen, concerts and autumn matinees. The bus departs from the Tourist STIFTELSEN BERGEN MUSIC FEST BERGENFEST Tel: +47 55 50 77 77 Fax: +47 55 50 77 50 Logen and Haakonshallen. During the spring and early autumn, information in Bergen one hour before the concert starts, and Edvard Griegs plass 1, inngang 5, 5015 Bergen email@example.com - www.vannkanten.no the band also do marching parades through Bergen Sentrum. returns to the city centre. Prices for evening concerts: NOK 220. Tel: +47 55 21 50 60 Fax: +47 55 21 50 66 Contact: Ms Mette Thormodsen and Monica Tuv Fredriksen For more information: Tlf +47 55 54 62 57, or see www.fmkv.no Student, senior and price with Bergen Card: NOK 160. Children firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenfest.no Description: Bergen’s only water world. Fun for the whole family NOK 50. Matinee, Saturday and Sunday: NOK 160. Tickets in Duration: 27 April – 2 May 2010 in indoor and outdoor swimming pools and the thrilling flumes. GRIEG IN BERGEN FESTIVAL - MUSICANORD Tourist Information, Tel: +47 55 55 20 00 or at Troldhaugen, Description: A star-studded bill ensures that this annual festival Relax in the adult area; enjoy a Jacuzzi, steam bath, saunas and P.O. Box 676 Sentrum, N-5807 Bergen DISCOUNT Tel: +47 55 92 29 92, email@example.com Lunch concerts June stamps its mark on Bergen at the end of April/beginning of May. good food and refreshments, Fitness centre- “S.A.T.S Vestkanten”. Tel: +47 56 33 30 23 / +47 900 48 872 - August Sunday – Friday at 13.00. The festival focuses on folk music and authentic American blues in Coffee bar, Peppe’s Pizza restaurant, Bowling 1 Vestkanten. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.grieginbergen.com particular, as well as R&B, funk, gospel, rock, country and Cajun. Receptions on request. How to get there: Road 555 to Loddefjord. Description: Since 1992. The 14th Grieg in Bergen Festival runs from June 14th to August 21nd. Concerts every Monday-Wednesday-Friday-Saturday at 6.4 FOLKLORE AND WORLD MUSIC BERGEN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 6.3 CONCERTS 21.00. Performed in ”Korskirken”,the Church of the Cross, 150 BERGEN FOLKLORE P. O. Box 183, Sentrum 5804 Bergen meters from the Tourist Information in Bergen City, close to P.O.Box 1009 Sentrum, N-5808 Bergen Tel: +47 55 21 06 30 Fax: +47 55 21 06 40 DISCOUNT CONCERTS FOR GROUPS the Fishing Market. Dine & Concert with 2 & 3 course menu Tel: +47 97 52 86 30 / +47 55 55 20 06 Fax: +47 55 55 20 01 email@example.com - www.fib.no available. Closed events for congresses, conferences and private Contact: Ms. Jorunn Haukås Duration: 26 May – 9 June 2010 LYSØEN MUSEUM - Ole Bull’s villa, Lysøen Island arrangements. Public performances also available at 15.00 with Schøtstuene (Bryggen area) every Tuesday from 15 June to 24 Description: The Bergen International Festival is a musical Lysøen, N-5215 Lysekloster Grieg, Concert & Story. Price NOK 195, Bergen Card NOK 155, August. The performances are at 21.00. Price: NOK 100. melting pot containing a wondrous mixture of music from five Tel: +47 56 30 90 77 Fax: +47 56 30 93 72 Groups (more then 20 persons) NOK 155 per person, including free Description: Intimate concert in Schøtstuene. A small group continents, in a variety of styles and genres. The festival presents firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lysoen.no guide and driver. of Norwegian folk musicians and folk dancers performing song, an exciting programme of music, theatre and dance. Since 1952. Contact: Ms. Berit Høgheim music and dance, in the old venerable Schøtstuene. For extra Description: Extraordinay villa on Lysøen built as a summer GRIEGHALLEN performances for groups, BIFF – BERGEN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL residence for the violin virtuoso Ole Bull in 1873. His 175 acre The Grieg Concert Hall. Bergen’s main venue for classic DISCOUNT Georgernes Verft 12, 5011 Bergen please contact the operator. Tickets are sold at the Bergen Tourist island is a fairy-tale kingdom with romantic paths, ponds and music and poular concerts. Facilities for conventions and Tel: +47 55 30 08 40 Fax: + 47 55 30 08 41 Information. gazebos made by planting exotic trees and and bushes in the exhibitons, see listing under chapter 10. See Bergen Philharmonic email@example.com - www.biff.no native pine forest. Swimming and picnic spots. Private concert, Orchestra performs in Grieghallen on Thursdays and some Fridays. Duration: ultimo Oct 2010 FOLKEMUSIKKLUBBEN COLUMBI EGG dinner or reception in the villa’s music hall. Café. Situated 25 Concert season from August to June. Ticket booking: Billett Description: Bergen’s annual film festival focuses on diversity Traditional and experimental acoustic folk & world music south of Bergen. By car/bus: 40 min to Buena kai, then boat Service Tel: +47 815 33 133. and experiences. Films from all over the world ensure moments of at 20.00 on selected Mondays from Sept to May. Hotel Augustin, to the island (5 min). Charter-boat directly to the island, from C. Sundts gate 22. cinematic magic. Bergen 60 min, Flesland 30 min and Os 50 min. Boat from Bergen JAZZ BERGEN JAZZ FORUM from Sept to May concerts most Fri at USF Program: www.folkemusikkscena.no to Lysøen from 15 July to 15 Aug. Special program in 2010 for Ole Information: +47 55 13 62 41 (club host) +47 55 30 40 30 (hotel) BOREALIS – CONTEMPORARY MUSIC FESTIVAL Bull’s 200th Anniversary. Concerts, walks etc. see www.lysoen.no Verftet. Tel.(+47) 55 30 72 50 - www.bergenjazzforum.no. P. O. Box 183, Sentrum 5804 Bergen Jazz café during same period every Sat from 14.00 to 17.30 at Tel: +47 55 31 22 00 Fax: +47 55 21 06 40 TROLDHAUGEN – HOME OF COMPOSER “Ludvig Bar” www.swing-n-sweet.com firstname.lastname@example.org - www.borealisfestival.no EDVARD GRIEG “NIGHTJAZZ”, international jazz festival with more than 60 6.5 THEATRE, REVUES AND CABARETS Duration: 9 - 13 March 2010 DISCOUNT concerts in the end of May every year in USF Verftet. Reservation: Description: Borealis is a new contemporary music festival that Troldhaugveien 65, N-5232 Paradis- Bergen REVUES AND CABARETS Tel: +47 55 92 29 92 Fax: +47 55 92 29 93 Tel. (+47) 815 33 133 or at the entrance. Also some outdoor builds on the best of the well-established festivals, Music Factory LOGEN TEATER, Øvre Ole Bulls Plass 6. Tel. +47 55 23 20 15. www. email@example.com - www.troldhaugen.com concerts.Information: (+47) 55 30 72 50 - www.nattjazz.no and Autunnale. Concerts, performances, music theatres and sound logen-teater.no Contact: Ms. Sissel Kjellevold OLE BULLS SCENE, Øvre Bulls Plass 3. Tel. +47 55 32 11 45. www. installations. Everything from the beautiful, quiet and lyrical to LOGEN TEATER AS the heavy drums with electronics and comics. Description: The home of Edvard Grieg and his wife Nina, olebullscene.no Øvre Ole Bulls Plass 6, N-5012 Bergen Troldhaugen, is a “living museum” and the villa looks just like RICK’S TEATER, Veiten 3. Tel. +47 55 55 31 31. Tel: +47 55 23 20 15 – Fax: +47 55 32 57 85 NIGHT JAZZ it did in Grieg’s time. The piano is maintained in peak condition www.ricks.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.logen-teater.no Georgernes Verft 12, 5011 Bergen and is used particularly during the Bergen International Festival Contact: Mr. Pål Ferstad/Vidar Glesnes Tel: +47 55 30 72 50 Fax: + 47 55 30 72 60 as well as for intimate private concerts. Next to the villa is Description: Concert hall with capacity up to 500. Different THEATRES Troldsalen, a concert hall opened in 1985 which seats 200. BERGEN BYSPILL - Bergen city theatre group. email@example.com - www.nattjazz.no concerts/plays/theatre/dance in all genres. There is also a very Duration: 26 May – 5 June 2010 Private concerts for groups, with performances accompanied by Arrange performances for groups, on Bryggen in Bergen; cozy bar located at the third floor, Logen Bar, with an excellent Description: Night Jazz is the longest jazz festival in Northern commentary ( Norwegian, English, German, Russian, Spanish or about The Hanseatic league and the medieval age. terrace. There are also present different types of concerts/theatre Europe. Concerts are held throughout the festival period, both in French) on Grieg’s life and works. Tel. + 47 99 60 49 84 at the bar stage. Accessable for disabled people. the festival area and at other venues in the city. Traditional jazz is TROLDSALEN Duration: 30 min. Longer concerts are available, www.bergenbyspill.no though at another price, throughout the year. After the concert presented along with world music. POP AND ROCK CONCERTS there is a guided tour of the villa and its grounds. DET AKADEMISKE KVARTERET, Olav Kyrres gate 49 BERGEN INTERNATIONAL THEATRE THE VILLA Duration: 30 min. Longer concerts are available, Tel.(+47) 55 58 99 10. Concerts all year - www.kvarteret.no. (BIT Teatergarasjen) DISCOUNT LOST WEEKEND though at another price. Throughout the year. 01 May – 1 Oct: Office; Strandgaten 205, Tel. +47 55 23 22 35 Address: P. O. Box 123, 5323 Kleppestø USF VERFTET, Georgernes Verft 12, Tel. (+47) 55 30 74 10, www. after 19.00. Norwegian and international contemporary theatre and dance. Tel: +47 815 33 133 usf.no pop, rock and jazz concerts all year Check program and locations www.bit-teatergarasjen.no. Theatre Kjell.firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lost-weekend.net GARAGE, Christiesgt. 14. Tel.(+47) 55 32 02 10 / 55 32 19 80 (the festival Octoberdance in October 2010 Duration: 5 – 7 August 2010 bar) www.garage.no. Rock and metal concerts. 26 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 27 Description: Welcome to Lost Weekend - Norway’s most beautiful Contact: Administrator: Tel: +47 98 88 28 75 banjo, tuba and washboard makes this a very mobile ensemble. Contact: Mr. Ståle Husby festival Kollevåg is one of the loveliest spots on the island of Description: Well known student orchestra from the Norwegian Also possible to add international guest artists to the band. Description: Agency for several of the funniest, most celebrated Askøy and the perfect place to enjoy good music in nice summer School of Economics and Business Administration, established stand-up comedians that Norway has to offer. Including Dagfinn weather. Lost Weekend is a non-profit foundation that was started in 1963. Available for all sorts of events and every occasion MADS ERIKSEN (Guitarist) Lyngbø, Atle Antonsen, Lisa Tønne and Johan Golden. and is run on a voluntary basis. imaginable. An exceptional mix of entertaining music and Damsgårdsveien 190, N-5162 Laksevåg hilarious stunts. Can also offer their special Bierstube that will Tel: +47 92 66 72 84 SVÆVERU’ KORET (Choir) keep you entertained as long as you like. Guaranteed to please! email@example.com - www.madseriksen.com Helleveien 30, N-5045 Bergen Contact: Mr. Mads Eriksen Tel: +47 55 95 97 33 Fax: +47 55 95 97 33 6.7 OTHER ENTERTAINMENT FLIFLET/HAMRE Description: A professional musician and composer since 1988, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.svaeveru.no BALLET / CONTEMPORARY DANCE (Virtuos World Music with Bergen Roots) Mads Eriksen has released seven albums to great national and Description: Svæveru’ Koret from the Norwegian School of Carte Blance. Studio Bergen, Nøstegt.119. v/Fliflet, Skjoldstølen 56, N-5236 Rådal international acclaim. Depending on the occasion and your Economics and Business Administration is Norway’s oldest student Tel. (+47) 55 30 86 80. Tickets Tel. (+47) 55 60 70 80. Tel: +47 55 13 62 41 / +47 47 31 74 51 personal needs, he plays everything from Grieg and mood pieces, choir. With over 60 years of experience in entertainment at social email@example.com - www.carteblanche.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.kunst.no/flimre to country and full-blown hard rock. events etc., the choir and their self-composed Cantatas have Contact: Mr. Gabriel Fliflet become a well-known cultural phenomenon in the city of Bergen. BERGEN BYSPILL Bergen City Theatre Group Description: Multilingual Bergen music from the world! GRIEG IN BERGEN FESTIVAL - MUSICANORD Sandviksveien 41, N-5036 Bergen Traditional, yet unconventional music. Accordion, vocals, drums P.O. Box 676 Sentrum, N-5807 Bergen THE FIRE DEPARTMENT BRASS BAND Tel: +47 996 04 984 set, step and pan percussion, etc. Tel: +47 56 33 30 23 / +47 900 48 872 Lungegårdskaien 44, N-5015 Bergen email@example.com - www.bergenbyspill.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.grieginbergen.com Tel: +47 957 51 240 Contact: Torunn Fisketjøn GRIEG ACADEMY (Classical music) Description: The 14th Grieg in Bergen Festival runs from 14 June Bergen.Brandkorps.Musikkorps@gmail.com Description: Arrange performances for groups on demand, Lars Hilles gate 3, N-5015 Bergen - 21 August. Concerts every Monday-Wednesday-Friday-Saturday Contact: Tor E. Bjørkås on Bryggen in Bergen; about The Hanseatic league and the Tel: +47 55 58 69 50 Fax: +47 55 58 69 60 at 21.00. Performed in ”Korskirken”, the Church of the Cross, Description: Brass band. Traditional Dixie jazz, popular music, medieval age. email@example.com - www.griegakademiet.uib.no 150 meters from the Tourist Information in Bergen City, close marches. Price approx. NOK 4,000 - 6,000. Contact: Mr. Frode Thorsen to the Fishing Market. Dine & Concert with 2 & 3 course menu BERGEN INTERNATIONAL CULTURE CENTRE - BIKS Description: Students from the Grieg Academy are available for available. Closed events for congresses, conferences and private TIDSREISER ANS (TIMETRAVELS) Kong Oscarsgt. 15. Tel. (+47) 55 32 33 96. www.biks-bergen.no. a large variety of arrangements, offering a broad range of musical arrangements. Public performances also available at 15.00 with Jacobsfjorden 4, N-5006 Bergen expressions to suit your demands. Grieg, Concert & Story. Price NOK 195, Bergen Card NOK 155, Tel: +47 91 800 565 BERGEN KAMMERKOR (CHAMBER CHOIR) Groups (more then 20 persons) NOK 155 per person, including free firstname.lastname@example.org - www.tidsreiser.no v/ Ellen Berle, Helmers vei 5, N-5163 Laksevåg guide and driver. Tel: +47 55 34 35 79 GUTTENE – “The Boys” Contact: Mr. Sindre Westgård (Entertainers, singers, comedians) Description: Timetravels runs an event- and culture-based service. email@example.com - www.bergen-kammerkor.no NORSK ARTIST FORMIDLING (Artist agency) Rekdalsveien 75, N- 5151 Straumsgrend They deliver everything from intimate storytelling and guiding Contact: Ms. Ellen Berle P.O. Box 94 Ulset, N-5873 Bergen Tel: +47 55 12 49 42 / +47 909 19 508 in the facilities at Bryggen, to excursions to viking-camps and Description: Bergen Kammerkor is a chamber choir with a varied Tel: +47 55 18 77 30 Fax: +47 55 18 77 31 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.guttene.no events at Bryggen or other historical locations. They involve repertoire. Contact them for a nice performance to a nice price. email@example.com - www.artistformidling.no Contact: Mr. Tommy Sulen the participants, and are particularly attractive to historically Contact: Mr. Kjetil Skråmestø BERGENS MUNNSPILLORKESTER Description: ”Guttene” is a comedy and song duo, doing shows, interested people of all ages and families with children from 3+ Description: Arranges entertainment and lecturers for the Gerhard Grans vei 35 E, N- 5081 Bergen singing and humour entertainment. They also do Shanty Shows years. Equally well suited for teambuilding and fun stunts. business community. Booking: Frikk Musikk AS, Tel. +47 92 68 72 12. firstname.lastname@example.org where it is important that the audience sing along. They are Contact: Mr. Jorn Abrahamsen quite good in languages and can keep their shows in English and REVY & TEATERSERVICE (Theatre and stand up) TOR JARAN APOLD (Violin) Description: Harmonica orchestra. Entertains at parties and social they also make themselves understood in German and French. Grieghallen, Lars Hillesgate 3A, N-5015 Bergen Småskansen 2, N-5019 Bergen events.Totally 6 real ”tjuagutter” from Bergen at it’s best! ”Guttene” are very strong in creating a good social atmosphere Tel: +47 55 21 61 70 Fax: +47 55 21 62 90 Tel: +47 909 31 076 that make people relax together with ”Guttene”. ”Guttene” cost email@example.com - www.revyogteater.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fiolin.no BIG BUSINESS BAND approx NOK 20 000 depending on the arrangement. (Guttene look Contact: Ms. Birte Abelsen Contact: Mr. Tor Jaran Apold or Lysøen Museum NHHS, Helleveien 30, N-5045 Bergen forward to help you out). Description: Ticket office selling tickets to all the main events, Description: Classical violinist, connected to Ole Bulls home Tel: +47 41 45 65 50 concerts, theatre, cabaret, shows, stand up comedy etc. Produces at Lysøen performing concerts with main emphasis on classical email@example.com- www.bigbusinessband.no KJERSTI WIIK (Singer) packages incl. accommodation. Individuals and groups. music by Norwegian composers Ole Bull and Edvard Grieg and Contact: Mr. Magne Ludvigsen Litlevika 42, N-5914 Isdalstø improvisations over the emotionally stirring and tonally rich Description: Big band available for parties, get-togethers, Tel: +47 56 35 23 07 / +47 926 63 920 STAGEWAY ARTIST AS (Artist agency) Norwegian folksongs. A regular performer in Ole Bull’s home at presentations, entertainment, weddings and more. Good-natured firstname.lastname@example.org P.O. Box 2311 Hansaparken, N- 5828 Bergen Lysøen, and has portraited Ole Bull on stage on several occasions. music, large repertoire. Contact: Ms. Kjersti Wiik Tel: +47 40 00 50 96 Plays a Joh. Cuypers violin anno 1760. Price from NOK 3,000. Description: Performing a traditional Norwegian form of folk email@example.com - www.stageway.no BUEKORPS (Boys brigades / drummers) song. Unaccompanied singing, telling classic Norwegian folk tales. Contact: Mr. Arne Svare TRON JENSEN Nordnæs Batallion, P.O.Box 1852-Nordnes, N-5816 Bergen Songs of Edvard Grieg, Ole Bull etc. accompanied by piano. Church Description: Stageway is a large, solid artist management, Fløyfjellet 3, N-5014 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.nordnes-bataillon.no concerts with song and different instruments. agency, theatre and eventproducers with 25 years of experience Tel: +47 959 21 212 email@example.com - www.buekorps.no from the business. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.tronjensen.com Description: Traditional boys’ brigade only found in Bergen, best KOR E’ TONEN (Choir) Artists: Morten Abel, Sondre Lerche, Thomas Dybdahl, Madrugada, Description: Cd / Ocean by singer/songwriter Tron Jensen - a known for their drill with crossbows and for their drumming. For Kong Oscarsgate 18, N-5017 Bergen Sivert Høyem, MMC, Jan Eggum, National Bank, Nathalie Nordnes, taste of west coast Norway. Released in Norway and England and hire (approx. NOK 500 per boy) for drumming welcomes. For more Tel.: +47 55 31 70 22 – Fax: +47 55 32 30 07 Bjarte Hjelmeland, Ephemera and more. signed by Sony Japan. An intimate concert or even multimedia information see www.buekorps.no. email@example.com - bergen.ungdomslag.no/kor show for small or large groups. Dedicated to Thor Heyerdahl. alone Contact: Ragnhild Solvi Berg; 950 29 373, Elin Hestenes; SKJULTE HENSIKTER (Hidden intentions) or with full band. Stories and infotainment about Norway. Songs CLASSIC MUSIC WITHINGTON ZUBICKY 450 35 234. Tone Løland; 402 41 968 Breiviksveien 13, N-5042 Bergen and communication in English, and a little German. Apeltunveien 54c, N-5222 Nesttun Price: NOK 3000 Tel: +47 92 23 01 59 Tel: +47 922 53 220 Description: Kor e’ Tonen is a mixed choir and has 30 members. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.skjultehensikter.no email@example.com - www.classicmusic.no Their focus is mostly on Norwegian Folksongs. However, Kor e’ Contact: Ms. Vibeke de Rochlenge Askeland 6.8 MULTIMEDIA Contact: Mr. Allan Withington Tonen also sings modern pop songs and classical pieces. Description: Skjulte Hensikter is a group of experienced freelance Description: The only specialist classical music-booking agency actors and comedians who do what they call a ”hidden theatre”. AVAB CAC BERGEN AS in Bergen. Tailor made concerts to suit every need. Only top LOUISIANA WASHBOARD FIVE (BAND) The plot: an actor is pretending to be a character natural for a Sandbrekkeveien 100, N-5225 Nesttun - Bergen quality professional musicians are used for your private functions Skjolddalen 34, N-5222 Nesttun setting for example a waitress or a hotel employee. The actor Tel: +47 55 98 27 00 - Fax: +47 55 98 27 49 including dinner parties, concerts and recordings. With the Tel: +47 96 22 02 83 do not follow expected rules for that character, this leading to firstname.lastname@example.org - www.acbergen.no capacity, interest and enthusiasm to arrange, in all concert Ketil.Sethre@vital.no - www.louisianawashboard.com extremely comical situations. “Hidden theatre” is suitable for large Contact: Mr. Baard Hansen venues, hotels and entertainment centres throughout Bergen. Contact: Mr. Ketil Sæthre dinners, kickoffs and conferences. 1 to 10 actors Description: Organises and provides all kinds of stage, sound, Description: Plays danceable ”hot-jazz”, like it was played in light and audio visual equipment for all kinds of arrangements , DIREKSJONSMUSIKKEN AT NHH (STUDENT ORCHESTRA) restaurants, pubs and dance halls during the twenties in Chicago. STAND UP NORGE (Artist agency) conference , events and tv shows. Helleveien 30, N-5045 Bergen The band started in 1997, was very well received and has been Stranden 3b, N-0250 Oslo Tel: +47 55 95 98 56 engaged by large international jazz festivals and clubs. The Tel: +47 23 11 88 20 Fax: +47 23 11 88 21 email@example.com www.direksjonsmusikken.com instrumental composition with clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.standup.no 28 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 29 6.9 SHOPPING TAX-FREE FOR TOURISTS A SELECTION OF SHOPS In Norway VAT is included in the retail price. Approx. 300 shops in SHOPPING INFO Bergen offer a 14-15 % cash refund of VAT when your purchases in Bergen has always been a town of traders. For the guests, this one store exceed NOK 315. Ask for a Global Refund Cheque, and SHOPPING CENTRES: ADDRESS: TELEPHONE: WEB / E-MAIL: means that they’ll find plenty of tempting shops - from the small show ID/Passport, which proves that you are not a resident of Bergen Storsenter Strømgaten 8 +47 55 21 24 60 www.bergenstorsenter.no and specialised to large department stores. Norway, Sweden, Denmark or Finland. When leaving Norway by Galleriet Torgalmenning 8 +47 55 30 05 00 www.galleriet.com There are also several exciting pedestrian shopping streets, like: plane, go to the Global Blue desk, show the sealed goods, you’re Kløverhuset Strandgaten 13/15 +47 55 31 37 90 www.kloverhuset.com Gamle Strandgaten, ”Gågaten”, Torgallmenningen, Marken, ID and the Global Blue Cheque, and you will immediately receive Lagunen Storsenter Laguneveien 1 +47 55 11 74 00 www.lagunen.no Hollendergaten. Other good shopping streets: Øvregaten, Lille your cash refund. Øvregate, Bryggen, Torget, Vetrlidsallmenning, Strandgaten and SOUVENIRS, KNITWEAR, HANDCRAFTS & ARTS: Skostredet. Most of the shops carrying typical tourist articles are GLOBAL BLUE NORGE AS Audhild Vikens Vevstove Holmedalsgården 1, Bryggen +47 55 21 51 00 email@example.com situated on Bryggen in the harbour area. Among the largest P.O.Box 48, N-1332 Østerås shopping centres in the city centre are Kløverhuset in Bryggen Handel AS Bryggen 23, Bryggen +47 55 31 17 67 firstname.lastname@example.org/ www.bryggen-handel.no Tel: +47 67 15 60 10 Strandgaten, Galleriet on Torgallmenningen and Bergen Storsenter Bryggen Husflid Bugården, Bryggen 37 +47 55 32 88 03 www.sweaterspecialist.com Fax: +47 67 15 60 29 near the bus and train stations and ByGarasjen multi-storey Dale of Norway (factory outlet) Dale (60 km from city centre) +47 56 59 54 70 www.dale.no email@example.com car park. www.globalrefund.no Fløien Souvenir Fløyfjellet +47 55 31 24 74 There is also a large selection of smaller shops all over the city Hjertholm AS Galleriet 6th floor centre. Outside the city centre you find Lagunen Storsenter, one of (Torgallmenningen 8) +47 55 31 70 27 firstname.lastname@example.org Norways biggest shopping centres. NORWAY TAXFREE Husfliden Bergen AS Vågsalmenning 3 +47 55 54 47 40 www.norskflid.no/Bergen, e-mail: email@example.com Rosenkrantz gate 21, N-0160 Oslo Janusfabrikken AS N-5267 Espeland +47 55 53 58 00 www.janus.no OPENING HOURS: Tel: +47 21 99 54 60 - Fax: +47 21 99 5461 Jens Chr. Berle AS Bryggen 5 +47 55 10 95 00 www.sns.no, www.berletaburetten.no Shopping centres www.eurorefund.com Nilssen På Bryggen Bryggen 3 +47 55 31 67 90 firstname.lastname@example.org Mon-Fri: 09.00-21.00 Oleana Strandkaien 2A +47 55 31 05 20 email@example.com Sat: 09.00-18.00 Sweaterman Lauman St Hanshaugen Skistad, 5282 Lonevåg +47 56 39 22 36 firstname.lastname@example.org Windfjord AS Slottsgaten 3 +47 55 31 04 04 email@example.com Shops Mon-Fri: 09.00-16.30 Thur: 19.00 TRAVEL / LEATHER GOODS: Sat: 09.00-15.00/16.00 A. Flølo Eftf. AS Torgalmenningen 9 +47 55 90 06 15 Citybag Galleriet & Bergen Storsenter +47 55 31 25 75 www.citybag.no/ firstname.lastname@example.org Souvenir shops +47 55 31 72 40 Often stay open longer on days when cruise ships are berthed in Bergen JEWELLERY & WATCHES: H. Gams-Haugsøen AS Torgalmenningen 1A +47 55 36 40 00 www.hgh.no/ email@example.com Groceries Iversen & Co. Strandgaten 2 +47 55 32 41 86 www.protid.no/ Robert@protid.no Mon-Fri: 08.30-21.00 Juhl’s Silver Gallery Engelgården, Bryggen 39 +47 55 32 47 40 www.juhls.no/ firstname.lastname@example.org Sat: 09.00-20.00 Theodor Olsens Eftf. Torgallmenningen 15 +47 55 55 14 80 www.toe.no/ email@example.com Banks FOOD / GROCERIES: Mon-Fri: 08.15-15.30 (01.09-14.05) Baker Brun Damsgårdsvei 109 a +47 55 34 96 00 www.bakerbrun.no/ firstname.lastname@example.org Thu: 08.15-18.00 (01.09-14.05) Mon-Fri: 08.15-15.00 (15.05-31.08) Kjøttbasaren Vetrlidsalmenning 2 +47 55 01 18 85 www.basaren.no Thu: 08.15-17.30 (15.05-31.08) Nordic Caviar Godviksveien 3 +47 55 93 01 42 Torghandler Alf Husebø Fish Market +47 414 43 660 Foreign currency can also be exchanged at the Tourist Information Fiskehandler Arnfinn Djukastein Fish Market +47 900 90 448 www.djukastein.no/ email@example.com Centre, see chapter 1.2. Torghandler Harald Lie Fish Market +47 55 32 36 79 Torghandler Ragnar Fjellskål Fish Market +47 55 31 74 38 Torghandler Trond Breistein Fish Market +47 975 38 172 firstname.lastname@example.org PHOTO & PRINTING: Foto Trykk AS Kong Oscarsgt. 23 +47 55 31 96 50 www.fototrykk.no KIOSKS: Bryggen Tobakk AS Bryggen 31, Bredsgården +47 55 31 42 97 Narvesen Several shops in Bergen +47 22 57 30 10 www.narvesen.no OTHERS: Bergen Steinsenter Bredsgården 1F +47 55 32 82 60 www.bergen-steinsenter.no Elektrosenteret AS Torglmenningen 8, Galleriet +47 55 32 51 00 www.elektrosenteret.no/ email@example.com Haaland Sko Strandgaten 5 +47 55 33 21 40 www.haalandsko.no Optiker Svabø AS Strandgaten 18 +47 55 31 69 51 www.synsam.no Rubens Varme Gleder Vetrlidsalmenning 5 +47 55 31 41 11 www.rubens.no Speil & Ramme AS Øvregt. 4 +47 55 31 39 49 www.speilogramme.no Jarlens Vaskoteque Lille Øvregaten 17 +47 55 32 55 04 www.jarlens.no /firstname.lastname@example.org Wallendahl 5 shops in the Bergen area +47 55 55 13 00 www.wallendahl.no 30 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 31 6.10 COMING EVENTS 2010 Bergen hosts a wide variety of activities ranging from the fine arts to lively football matches at the Brann stadium. The city has one of the world’s oldest symphony orchestras, a professional ballet company, an exciting jazz and blues scene, repertory theatres, imaginative revues and a wide choice of festivals. Here is a small selection: (For an extensive list of events, the city of culture can be found on www.visitBergen.com/events) DATE EVENT WEB BOOK TICKETS AND GET MORE INFORMATION HERE: WEB: TEL.: Jan. – June/ Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Concerts every Thur. and some Fri. and Sat. in the Grieg Hall 17 May – Norwegian National Day www.17-mai.no +47 55 55 39 00 Aug. – Dec. www.harmonien.no Arenum www.arenum.no +47 55 20 71 90 Jan. – Dec. Weekly jazz concerts on Fridays during spring and autumn, USF Verftet www.bergenjazzforum.no Barnas Hus – Children’s House www.bergen.kommune.no/barnashus +47 55 90 47 20 21.01 – 24.01 ’Reiseklar 2010’ – Travel Fair, the Grieg Hall www.possibility.no Bergen Art Festival (BergArt) www.bergart.no +47 55 21 62 40 05.02 – 06.02 Norwegian Brass Band Championships in the Grieg Hall www.musikkorps.no Bergen Night Jazz Festival www.nattjazz.no +47 815 33 133 * 18.02 – 21.02 ’Dra til sjøs’ – Boat Fair, Arenum www.dratilsjos.no Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra www.filharmonien.no +47 55 21 61 50 * 09.03 – 13.03 Borealis- Bergen Contemporary Music Festival, in the city centre www.borealisfestival.no Bergen Cinema www.filmweb.no/bergenkino +47 820 00 082 11.04 – 09.05 Spring concerts at Siljustøl – Sundays www.kunstmuseene.no Bergen International Festival www.fib.no +47 815 33 133 / 55 21 06 30 * 25.04 MC Spring Rally in Bergen, Festplassen square www.rollingthundermc.no Bergen Sentrum AS www.bergensentrum.no +47 55 55 39 39 27.04 – 02.05 Bergenfest – Music festival, in the city centre www.bergenfest.no Bergen Spillfestival (Game Festival) www.bergenspillfestival.no +47 55 55 39 39 17.05 National Day. Parades and entertainment, in the city centre www.17-mai.no BIT Teatergarasjen www.bit-teatergarasjen.no +47 815 33 133 * 26.05 – 09.06 Bergen International Festival, in the centre www.fib.no Danseteateret/ Carte Blanche www.ncb.no +47 55 30 86 80 26.05 – 05.06 Night Jazz 2010 – Jazz Festival, in the city centre www.nattjazz.no Den Nationale Scene – theatre www.dns.no +47 55 60 70 80 29.05 Ulriken Opp (Mt Ulriken Up) – uphill race www.ulrikenopp.no Det Akademiske Kvarter www.kvarteret.no +47 55 58 99 10 30.05 4-fjells– og 7-fjellsturen – walk 4 or all 7 of the mountains surrounding Bergen www.bergen-turlag.no Fyllingsdalen Nye Teater +47 55 17 55 30 04.06 – 06.06 Bjørgvin Market – Viking and Middle Ages Festival, Hordamuseet www.bjorgvinmarknad.no Garage www.garage.no +47 55 32 19 80 05.06 Bicycle race Bergen-Voss www.bergennck.no Grieg in Bergen Festival www.musicanord.no +47 55 55 20 00 / 56 33 30 23 14.06 – 21.08 ’Grieg in Bergen’concert and story, Korskirken www.grieginbergen.com Grieg Hall www.grieghallen.no +47 55 21 61 50 15.06 – 24.08 Bergen Folklore – folk dance performances in Schøtstuene Assembly Rooms, Hordaland Teater www.hordaland-teater.no +47 55 91 60 20 Bryggen, Tuesdays www.visitBergen.com Logen www.logen-teater.no +47 55 23 20 15 * Mid-June Eggstockfestivalen – Music Festival, USF Verftet www.eggstock.no Bergenfest www.bergenfest.no +47 815 33 133 * 16.06 – 15.08 Summer concerts at Troldhaugen – Wed., Sat. and Sun. www.troldhaugen.no Raptus - Bergen Comics Festival www.raptus.no 25.06 – 27.06 Osøren Blues & Jazz Festival, Os www.osoren.org Rick’s www.7nights.no + 47 55 55 31 31 03.07 – 04.07 Emigration Festival at Sletta, Radøy www.utvandringssenter.no Sommer Bergen www.sommerbergen.no +47 55 55 39 39 31.07 – 07.08 Bergen Game Festival, city centre www.bergensjakk.no/bergen-spillfestival The Norwegian Media Festival www.mediefestivalen.com 05.08 – 07.08 Lost Weekend - music festival, Kollevågen Askøy www.lost-weekend.no Troldhaugen Concerts www.troldhaugen.com +47 55 92 29 92 / 55 55 20 00 14.08 – 19.09 Kystsogevekene- Coastal Culture Festival, Hordaland www.kystsogevekene.no Vannkanten www.vannkanten.no +47 55 50 77 77 25.08 – 28.08 Hole in the sky - Metal Festival, USF Verftet www.holeinthesky.no Verftet USF www.usf.no +47 55 31 55 70 05.09 – 26.09 Autumn concerts at Troldhaugen – Sundays www.troldhaugen.com Vestlandske Teatersenter www.teatersenter.no + 47 55 90 47 30 Mid-Sept. Raptus – Bergen Cartoon Festival www.raptus.no West Norwegian Opera www.operabergen.no + 47 55 55 86 55 * 09.09 – 11.09 Bergen Food Festival, city centre www.matfest.no 24.09 – 03.10 Norwegian Science Week www.forskningsdagene.no Group bookings and various packages: 25.09 Stoltzekleven opp, uphill race. Stolzekleven www.stoltzen.no Revy & Teaterservice email@example.com +47 55 21 61 70 09.10 – 10.10 Model Railway Fair, Turnhallen, Bergenshallen www.njk.no/bergen * Billettservice – Norway Post’s ticket service www.billettservice.no +47 815 33 133 End of Oct. BIFF – Bergen International Film Festival, city centre www.biff.no End of Nov. Bergen Arts and Crafts Market, Grieg Hall www.grieghallen.no 25.11 – 03.12 Holbergdagene – Baroque Music Festival, city centre www.holbergdagene.uib.no 27.11 Festival of Lights – www.bt.no December The world’s biggest Gingerbread Town, Torgallmenningen Square www.bergensentrum.no 32 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 33 7.0 THE BERGEN REGION Contact: Mr. Jon Steinar Midlang Description: The restaurant/coffee shop is situated at the old firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no Contact: Ms. Evelyn Johannesen 7.2 THE ASKØY REGION NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter trading place of Glesvær, a trading place with history going back Description: In 1995 the Tjeldstømarka was established as – North West of Bergen are valid for 2010. to the 17 century. Glesvær is situated by the sea, southwest of a naturereserve. Here you can still see the 4,000-year-old Island north west of Bergen. 12 km drive from the centre of Bergen. Access by car or by boat, 35 minutes from Bergen. The heathlands and the birdlife. How to get there: Road 555 to Bergen on road no 555 and then over the Askøy-bridge, Norway’s restaurant is open all year 10.00 – 21.00. Possibility for longer Kolltveit, RV 561 towards Øygarden. longest suspension bridge. The largest rural district of the county 7.1 THE SOTRA / ØYGARDEN REGION on request. Rooms for let. There are also marked hiking trails, the of Hordaland, with 25,100 inhabitants. - West of Bergen most famous is called Nordsjøløypa (the North Sea trail). THE NORTH SEA TRAFFIC MUSEUM OF TELAVÅG Islands 10 km west of Bergen on the North Sea. The area is an - WAR MUSEUM - MUSEUM VEST – ATTRACTIONS archipelago, which consists of 1,550 large and small islands, HJELME OLD CHURCH NORDSJØFARTSMUSEET covering an area of 312 km2. The area is generally level, and the N-5337 Rong N-5380 Telavåg ASKØY MUSEUMSLAG highest point is 341 meters above sea level. Population approx. Tel: +47 56 38 50 50 Fax: +47 56 38 50 51 Tel: +47 56 32 74 40 Fax: +47 56 33 86 13 N-5302 Strusshamn 31,600 (1971=6,000). From the centre of Bergen it only takes email@example.com - www.museumvest.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no Tel: +47 56 14 16 17/ +47 918 71 303 15 minutes to get to these beautiful islands, where you will find Contact: Ms. Evelyn Johannesen, Coastal Museum Contact: Ms. Jenny Heggvik email@example.com - www.askoymuseumslag.no war and coastal museums, art gallery, old and new trading sites, Opening hours: All year on request Opening hours: All year: Sun 12.00-17.00 Contact: Mr. Erling Virkesdal good scuba diving, fish farms, boats for hire, boat trips, fresh Description: The church was built through voluntary communal 1 May - 31 Sept: Mon-Sat 11.00-16.00 Description: The Shoddy factory of Arne Johannesen was air, bathing in the North Sea or sheltered bays, walking tracks work and was finished in 1875 (max 180 persons). Refurbished Entrance fee: NOK 50 (groups over 20 people NOK 30) established in 1910.The production finished in the seventies. and first of all deep-sea and freshwater fishing with or without and preserved old ”naust” nearby. Situated in a ”farm-like” idyllic Children: Free Several of the empty factory rooms are now used for cultural boat. You can also go on a deer safari. For accommodation, landscape. How to get there: Road 555 to Kolltveit, RV 561 Description: Exhibition and film on the Telavåg Tragedy in 1942, purposes. The exhibition shows life at Askøy during old times. there are hotels, guesthouses, chalets, apartments and camping towards Øygarden. the North Sea Traffic 1940-45, ”Shetland Larsen”, and temporary By the harbour in Strusshamn there is a special beach house sites. Accommodation and almost all of the attractions are exhibitions. The fishing village Telavåg was totally destroyed environment where the oldest house is from the 17th century. KOLSNES GAS PLANT during the war and all its inhabitants were deported. Many of available throughout the year. Tourist Information: Bergen Tourist N-5348 Rong Strusshmn was the clerical and administrative center for the Information Centre, see chapter 1.2 them never saw Telavåg again. The café serves lunch and light municipality of Askøy for many years. A film about Strusshamn is Tel: +47 56 38 50 50 Fax: +47 56 38 50 51 dishes. Up to 70 people. How firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no texted in English. New fishery exhibition. to get there: Road 555, after Eide: follow sign to Telavåg. Bus ATTRACTIONS Contact: Ms. Evelyn Johannesen, Coastal Museum from the Bus Station, route 450-459. Description: Kolsnes is a gas terminal hardly visible in the HERDLA CHURCH ADNESTOVA terrain. The gas is pumped into pipes in the North Sea and N-5315 Herdla Nordre Sæle, N-5334 Hellesøy treated here, before it is pumped on to Europe. Guided tours by ACCOMMODATION Tel: +47 56 14 67 50 Tel: +47 56 38 82 22 / +47 926 25 391 written application to: Statoil and Kolsnes Gassanlegg. 25 % of www.kirken-askoy.no/herdla/kirken.htm email@example.com - www.adnesova.com all Norwegian oil comes in pipes from the North Sea, is stored MARSTEIN LIGHTHOUSE Contact: Mr. Erlend Bakke Contact: Mr. Egil Asbjørn Sæle in wells and shipped by boat to Mongstad reffinery. How to get Discover the fantastic nature from Marstein Lighthouse Opening hours: 21 June - 30 Aug: Sun 14.00-17.00 Opening hours: Summer on request. there: Road 555. The lighthouse, that was lit for the first time in 1877, was Description: Small church dating back to the 12th century. Price for groups: NOK 500 for groups of 10 automated in 1987 and dehabitated in 2002. The lighthouse How to get there: Road 555 west over the Askøy bridge, then road Description: 300-year old house. Tour of the house and KYSTMUSEUM I ØYGARDEN - MUSEUM VEST is situated on a small islet far out in the Korsfjord in the 562 to Herdla. Bus Station, platform 7, 8 and 9. information about life in an old ”klynge” (cluster of houses) like THE COASTAL MUSEUM IN ØYGARDEN municipality of Austevoll. Experience the enormous powers of the one Adnestova is a part of. Concerts available with themes Ovågen, N-5337 Rong Mother Nature, as well as enjoy the ocean, the view, the history HERDLA MUSEUM and local tradition. Viewpoint at the Skreberget. Heather and Tel: +47 56 38 50 50 - Fax: +47 56 38 50 51 and the silence. Or maybe you want to listen to an intimate N-5615 Herdla rhododendron garden. Photo exhibition: Nature and culture on firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no concert in these exiting surroundings? Total capacity for a Tel: +47 56 14 51 50 / +47 56 15 84 65 Sæløy. How to get there Road 555, then road 561 to Øygarden, Contact: Mrs. Evelyn Johannesen reception is 30 persons. The trip out to the lighthouse is in Mobile: +47 970 94 729 Fax: +47 56 15 83 95 follow sign to Sæle. Opening hours: May- Aug: Mon- Fri: 1100-1600, Sun 1200-1700 a helicopter from Bergen or from Austevoll and this trip is an Contact: Mr. Gunnar Furre Apr-Nov: Sun 1200-1700 experience in it’s self. Discounts for groups. email@example.com www.museumvest.no FJELL CHURCH Entrance Fee: Adult: NOK 40, Children: Free (< 15 years) Price: From NOK 500 per person for transport by boat or Opening hours: 1. March-31. May: Sundays 12 pm-5pm. Fjell, N-5357 Fjell Group: NOK 30 helicopter. Accomodation NOK 1250 per person per night. 1 June-14 August: Daily 12pm-5 pm. Tel: +47 56 33 25 01/+47 55 09 74 40 - Fax +47 55 09 74 41 Description: The Coastal Museum in Øygarden is a museum that For further information see www.marsteinfyr.no 15 August-30 November: Sundays 12 pm-5 pm. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjell-kyrkjelyd.no focuses on the coastal culture of the outer regions of Hordaland. Entrance fee: Adult NOK 40. Children: free. Contact: Mr. Ingalis Malmo The museum, which is an ecological museum, is situated near a NAUTNES FISKEVÆR Description: The museum gives a presentation of the history, Opening hours: All year on request, in 2010 only Tuesdays and group of historic boathouses. Here you will find a modern new N-5330 Tjeldstø the geology and the birdlife of the island Herdla. Collections Thursdays. building which contains one permanent exhibition. The museum Tel: +47 56 38 90 08 Fax: +47 56 38 91 90 of effects, models and facts about Herdla during the World War Description: Built in 1874, white wooden church. Architect: von also has three boathouses with fisheries and boat exhibitions, a email@example.com - www.nautnes.com II when the Germans established an airbase at the island. The der Lippe. How to get there: Road 555, on right hand side, follow nice café with outdoor seating. Historical films and film about the Distance: 60 km from city centre German fighter aircraft “Yellow 16” is exhibited in a separate sign Kollsnes gas plant in English. How to get there Road 555 from Contact: Mr. Frank-Hugo Ådland building. Herdla is the best bird-watching spot in the area. More Bergen, then road 561 towards Øygarden. Description: 20 apartments in different sizes. Fully equipped information about birds and where to see them is given in the FJELL FESTNINGSMUSEUM for 2 to 10 persons, and are located in stunning surroundings, museum. How to get there: Road 555 west and over the Askøy Festningsvegen, N-5357 Fjell LANGØY COASTAL CENTRE with clear waters of the cove washing in under the terraces. Each bridge, follow road 562 to Herdla. Bus Station platforms 7, 8, 9. Tel: +47 56 33 54 54/+47 917 35 095 Postal address: Fjell rådhus, N-5353 Straume apartment has its own 14-18 ft. GRP boat with outboard motor firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no Tel: +47 909 92 604 with 25 ps, fish finder and GPS at your free disposal during your THE GERMAN FORT Description: Fjell Fortress is a truly impressive underground www.langoykystkultursenter.no - email@example.com stay. Smoking oven, filleting table and ample deep freeze storage Ramsøy military base, with a labyrinth of around a kilometre of roads, 10 Opening hours: 10 May - 6 Sept: Sun 12.00-18.00 (and on available. Local activities like boats for hire, deep-sea fishing and Opening hours: All year open air area meters under Fjedla Mountain. The German military established request) Scuba diving. Free wireless internet connection. How to get there: Description: A fort dating from the World War II. How to get the underground complex around its main artillery - the enormous Description: A traditional maritime place with an old shop Road 555, then road 561. there: Road 555 west and over the Askøy bridge, then follow road triple-cannon. Railways, military equipment, ventilation systems (museum), a boathouse, bakery with a stone-oven from 1884 and 562 and follow signs for Ramsøy. and advanced electrical installations are to be found in front a cafè located at the west coast of Sotra. The restored buildings SOTRA RORBUSENTER wing. Under a meter-thick layer of reinforced concrete are are a peaceful historic document over the traditional coastal way Sildepollen, N-5381 Glesvær dormitories, kitchens, a medical centre, a workshop, washing of life and settlement. The place has a beautiful bathing beach, Tel: +47 56 31 79 76/+47 959 21 873 Fax: +47 56 31 79 77 facilities, saunas, showers, changing rooms, a communications suitable for children. From the beginning of May to the beginning firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rorbusenter.com centre and a network of command bunkers. In 1942, whilst most of September the café is open from 12.00 - 18.00 on Sundays, Distance: 35 km from city centre Norwegians were using outhouses, the Germans had the luxury of coffee & buns from the bakery and waffles. How to get there: Contact: Mr. Kjell-Håkon Evensen the latest porcelain WCs, installed deep inside the mountain. Fjell Road 555 to Fjell Church, then road 569 to Skålevik School (7 km) Description: Offer 10 apartments, different boats for hire, and Fortress had sleeping quarters for around 200 men. where you turn left to the island Langøyna and turn right after boat for deep sea fishing with captain/guide. Sotra Rorbusenter the bridge. is situated right beside some of the best sites for ocean fishing GLESVÆR KAFE & CATERING in Norway. The ocean fisher can expect great fishing sites, solid N- 5381 Glesvær MUSEUM VEST- TJELDSTØMARKA boats and an offer on land that brings that little extra. How to Tel: 47 56 33 90 80/+47 951 033 94 Ovågen, N-5337 Rong get there: Road 555, after Eide: follow sign to Telavåg (1 km from email@example.com - www.holmakaien.no Tel: +47 56 38 50 50 Fax: +47 56 38 50 51 Eide to Sotra Rorbusenter). 34 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 35 ACCOMMODATION THE HEATHLAND CENTRE AT LYGRA BERGEN – EASY TO GET TO BERGEN CONVENTION BUREAU – FREE ASSISTANCE LYNGHEISENTERET PÅ LYGRA HERDLEVÅGEN GJESTEHUS Ytre Lygra, N-5912 Seim It is easy travelling to Bergen from the rest of Norway or from The Bergen Convention Bureau is a part of Bergen Tourist 5315 Herdla. Tel: +47 56 35 64 10 Fax: +47 56 35 64 20 the Continent all year round - whether you choose air, road, Board and represents the whole industry. The Bergen Tel. +47 55 31 97 93 Fax: +47 55 31 95 54 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lyngheisenteret.no rail or sea, connections are excellent. There are frequent direct Convention Bureau is responsible for promoting Bergen as bjarnees@online. no – www.gjestehuset.no Contact: Mrs Torhild Kvingedal flights, also from major international hubs. Modern express an international conference and congress city. Offering free, Distance: 35 km from city centre Opening hours: May - Sept: Wed-Fri 11.00-15.30, boats go along the coast all year round and into the fjords. unconditional advice and assistance to anyone considering Contact: Mr. Bjarne Eik Saeboe Sun 12.00-18.00. Rest of the year open on request. For extended information about how to get to Bergen, see organising meetings, conferences or congresses in Bergen. Beds: 26 Rooms: 13. Film & exhibition: Adult NOK 40, Children NOK 20, chapter 12. See chapter 10.1. Description: Situated on the fjord at Herdla, just 35 minutes Student/Senior/Groups NOK 30. drive north of Bergen in an idyllic area of natural beauty. Description: The Heathland Centre is a visitor’s centre for cultural Restaurant and pub. Boats can be hired and the waters around landscape on the European coast of the Atlantic. Visitors can SEASONAL SPECIALITIES BERGEN BROCHURES Herdla offer excellent fishing. The landscape is unique, with large experience authentical heathlands managed traditional farming, expanses of flat land, wonderful sandy beaches and a 9 hole including burning, mowing as well as grazing by the ancient breed For your convenience we have gathered most of our seasonal The Official Bergen Brochures are available for downloading. golf course. Double: NOK 440 pr. person, Single: 600 pr. person. of Norse sheep. Guided path walks. Exhibition, film and cafeteria. specialities in one chapter. This to alleviate your planning You can easily link your own web site to the pdf-versions Including breakfast. Awarded UNESCO Cultural Landscape Prize 2001 and the European process. The chapter is divided in; Bergen all year round, or electronical versions e-brochure of the Official Bergen Union Europe Nostra prize for cultural heritage in 2004. Guided Winter in Bergen, Christmas in Bergen and Easter in Bergen. Brochures. ANNEKSET I HANEVIK tours by appointment. How to get there: E39 Bergen - Knarvik. See chapter 1.4. Hanevik Kai, N-5307 Ask Road 57 to Seim, follow signs to Lygra. 45 min. by express Tel: +47 56 14 00 04/ +47 924 521 77 boat from Bergen, twice a day all year. Accessible for physically email@example.com - www.hanevik.no disabled people. Distance: 27 km from City Centre FJORD TOURS Contact: Mrs Ingrid Aarset WESTERN NORWAY EMIGRATION CENTRE Bergen is surrounded by one of the world’s most spectacular Capacity: Beds: 6 (+4), 2 separate houses N-5939 Sletta tourist attractions – the Norwegian Fjords, which have Price: NOK 850 - 1100 per house including bed linens and towels Tel: +47 56 37 20 00 now been included on UNESCO´s World Heritage List (The for 2 persons. NOK 150 extra per bed linen\towel. Free parking. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.utvandringssenter.no Geirangerfjord and the Nærøyfjord). There are many fjord tours. Description: On the island Askøy lies Hanevik, 27 km outside Opening hours: See chapter 5 for tour suggestions. Bergen, a peaceful community by the fjord. In a yard surrounded May 28 – June 13: Saturday and Sunday by 5 old houses two of them are for rent on monthly, weekly or June 19 – August 15: Daily 12.00-17.00 daily basis, the Annex and the Icehouse. Both houses are recently August 21 - August 29, 2010: Saturday and Sunday 12.00-17.00. renovated, the kitchens contain built in stove, dish-washer, Booking for groups throughout the year (min. of 8 pers.) fridge, freezer, washing machine. Tiled bathrooms. Fireplaces and Entrance fee: Adult NOK 50, Children: Free, Group: NOK 40 per beautiful views from the living rooms. Selfcatering. All floors person water heated. Rowing boat with outboard engine is at disposal. Guided Program: Two (+2) beds in the Annex, 4 (+ 2) beds in the Ice house. • An oral and cinematographic orientation of the history of emigration to North America at The Emigrant Church. • Exhibition, archives and souvenirs in the church basement 7.3 THE NORDHORDLAND REGION • Walking through ”Little America”, five historical immigrant buildings from the Norwegian settlements in the Northern parts - North of Bergen of the USA. Coastal district north of Bergen, crossing the Nordhordland Bridge The program lasts for 60 - 90 min. Most visitors use time on on E39 to the Sognefjord, including several islands and mountain their own after the guided tour has ended. Difficult access for districts. Ideal walking country, sea fishing, rounds trips by coach physically disabled persons, except for the Emigrant Church (The and boat (also from Bergen), coastal heritage. Hotels, summer Brampton Lutheran Church). hotels, guesthouses, chalets and camping sites. Population approx. 30 500. MELAND GOLF CLUB For more information: Nordhordland Tourist Board, N-5903 See chapter 7.2 for details. Isdalstø. Tel: +47 56 35 16 01, Fax: +47 56 35 21 60, email@example.com - www.visitnordhordland.no ACCOMMODATION ATTRACTIONS ALVER HOTEL See chapter 8.1 for details. BJØRN WEST MUSEUM N-5984 Matredal BRUVOLL CAMPING AND CABINS Tel: +47 56 36 63 00 / +47 41047109 See chapter 8.4 for details. BWmuseum@bergfritid.no - www.bjornwest.no Contact: Mr. Arne Berg WESTLAND HOTEL Opening hours: Apr – Sept: Sat-Sun 13.00-16.00 See chapter 8.1 for details. 15 June – Aug: Mon-Fri 11.00-16.00, Sat-Sun 13.00-16.00 Entrance fee: Adult NOK 30, Children NOK 10, Group NOK 20, LUNE HULER Children NOK 10. See chapter 8.1 for details. Description: The museum’s theme is World War II and the feats of the Norwegian resistance movement. The Germans had a work camp and a base here. A group of Norwegians set up a division behind enemy lines. Germans burnt down their mountain cabins only 3 days before the war was over. Approx. 100 men were killed. Picture show with Norwegian, English and German commentary. Guided tours. How to get there: Follow E39 to Matre in Masfjorden 36 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 37 8 ACCOMMODATION IN BERGEN CLARION HOTEL ADMIRAL C. Sundtsgate 9, N-5004 Bergen (C5) Contact: Mrs. Monica E. Selvik, firstname.lastname@example.org Capacity: Beds: 315 - Rooms: 152 NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. Tel: +47 55 23 64 00 - Fax: +47 55 23 64 30 Description: In Bergen you’ll find accommodation in all categories; hotels, guesthouses, camping, youth hostels, private accommodation, etc. Off-season email@example.com - www.admiral.no First Hotel Marin is a gabled harbour side hotel centrally located (Sept -May) you may take advantage of the weekend specials. There are more than 30 comfortable hotels providing around 8.000 beds in Distance: City centre in Bergen’s UNESCO-listed heritage district. The well-appoited Bergen and its surrounding area. Many hotels are placed near the harbour, the shopping centres, the Fish Market or in the centre of Bergen. Contact: Mr. Eivind Kjeldberg, firstname.lastname@example.org rooms feature parquet flooring and several offer views of the The hotels in the city centre have map reference. All information is ranked in alphabetic order. The information also includes map references Capacity: Beds: 390 - Rooms: 210 harbour. A stylish restaurant and several fully-equiped conference and distances from Bergen city centre. Description: suites are available. Other amenities include a steam bath, a Located by the waterfront, you can enjoy the beauty of Bergen sauna and a fitness studio. Free WLAN in all guest rooms. Visitors City. The décor of the hotel is marine, fitting in with the location to Bergen can enjoy its historic Art Noveau architecture. Access 8.1 HOTELS BEST WESTERN HOTELL HORDAHEIMEN (C5) by the sea. Don’t forget to ask for a room with a sea view. Dine for physically disabled people. First Hotel Marin offers a number C. Sundtsgate 18, N-5004 Bergen out in the restaurant and you will also see the beauty of our of spacious and family-friendly rooms all year, up to 50 square ALVER HOTEL Tel: +47 55 33 50 00 - Fax: +47 55 33 50 01 lovely city, as well meters. Children’s play room available during the summer holidays. N- 5911 Alversund email@example.com - www.hordaheimen.no Tel: +47 56 34 38 00 - Fax: +47 56 34 38 90 Distance: City centre as enjoy the sumptous menu items. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.alverhotel.no Contact: Mrs. Ann Rita Hovden, email@example.com FJORDSLOTTET HOTELL CLARION HOTEL BERGEN AIRPORT N-5283 Fotlandsvåg Distance: 30 km from Bergen Capacity: Beds: 175 - Rooms: 88 Flyplassveien 555, N-5869 Bergen Tel: +47 56 39 50 90 - Fax: + 47 56 39 54 20 Contact: Ms. Anne Sofie Hilland Description: Tel: +47 56 10 00 00 - Fax: +47 56 10 00 01 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjordslottet.no Capacity: Beds: 88 - Rooms: 48 Hordaheimen cultural hotel have been catering for guests since email@example.com - www.clarionbergenairport.com Distance: 45 km Description: 1918. 88 modern and comfortable rooms. 33 of the rooms are Distance: 17 km from city centre Contact: Christian Bolstad The family-run Alver Hotel is situated in beautiful surroundings superiorrooms, which provide extra comfort for the guests. The Capacity: Beds: 400 - Rooms: 200 Capacity: Beds: 120 - Rooms: 40 only 25 minutes outside Bergen on the E39. Free Parking. hotel has a relaxed atmosphere, a place to feel at home on your Contact: Mrs. Sølvi Solmunde Description: Newly refurbished comfortable rooms. Alver Hotel is a modern journey. The restaurant Kaffistova looks after good Norwegian Description: Beautifully located less than an hour from Bergen. The hotel conference, holiday and resort hotel with all facilities and a wide traditions, and offer Norwegian country cooking. Wellknown for With the new Clarion Hotel Bergen Airport, you literally land in is from 1850, with a great history and long traditon. Newly range of activities. The hotel has a lovely garden with a viewpoint excellent homemade breakfast. your hotel room, in the restaurant or in the conference hall! The renovated. Guests will enjoy food and excellent service with a to the costal scenery outside Bergen. Their well-known first-class hotel is built right next to Bergen Airport, Flesland, just a few personal touch. A real Norwegian experience, in majestic nature. kitchen offers exciting menus with both traditional Norwegian and BJØRNEFJORDEN GJESTETUN minutes’ walk away. As such, it will be the first authentic airport international dishes. After dinner our guests may relax in one of N-5200 Os the lounges or in “Skramkjellaren”, an historical pub. hotel in Norway. GRAND TERMINUS (E4) Tel: +47 56 30 40 00 - Fax: +47 56 30 40 01 If you are searcing for relaxation, you can drop by the spa division Zander Kaaes gate 6, N-5015 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bjornefjordengjestetun.no on the top floor. The hotel is a music hotel, which means that you Tel: +47 55 21 25 00 - Fax: +47 55 21 25 01 AUGUSTIN HOTEL (C5) Distance: 27 km from city centre C. Sundts gate 22, N-5004 Bergen will experience various music throughout the hotel. The restaurant email@example.com - www.ght.no Contact: Mr. Erik Werner serve international cuisine made from the finest ingredients. Distance: City centre Tel: +47 55 30 40 00 - Fax: +47 55 30 40 10 Capacity: Beds: 90 - Rooms: 39 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.augustin.no Contact: Øystein Totland Description: COMFORT HOTEL HOLBERG (C5) Capacity: Beds: 250 - Rooms: 131 Distance: City centre Situated in Os, just south of Bergen. Old farm buildings Contact: Øystein Totland Strandgaten 190, 5004 Bergen Description: from 1655. From the hotel there is a beautiful view over the Tel: +47 55 30 42 00 - Fax: +47 55 23 18 20 Grand Terminus is centrally located next to Bergen railway station. Capacity: Beds: 213 - Rooms: 113 Bjørnefjord, with the Folgefonna glacier, Rosendal and Tysnes Description: email@example.com - www.comfort-holberg.no All the main tourist attractions, the bus terminal and shopping mountains in the distance. A local king is buried on the property. Distance: City centre centre are within walking distance. The hotel was built in 1928 as Augustin Hotel is centrally located near the harbor in Bergen. Arrowheads, swords and pottery shards tell of life on the farm in All the main tourist attractions; the Fish Market, the Funicular, Contact: Ms. Else Karin Frækjaland the first luxury hotel in Bergen. The wide hallways, high ceilings the Viking Age. A ninehole golf court nearby. Apartments for self- Capacity: Beds: 294 - Rooms: 149 and dark woods create a feeling of “stepping back in time”. All Bryggen, and the Aquarium are located within 5 minutes walking catering are available on distance. The hotel combines traditional styles with modern Description: guest rooms and meeting rooms have been renovated in 2009 but request. Bjørnefjorden Gjestetun is a perfect point for excursions An efficient, urban hotel situated in the city centre. Next to are still kept in a classic and elegant style. The hotel has a large award-winning interiors. All public areas and guest rooms to Bergen, Hardanger and Voss. Difficult access for physically have unusual and original pieces of graphic art, paintings and pedestrian streets. Close to the Fish Market, the old hanseatic lobby were you can have coffee and tea for free. In the evening disabled people. Bryggen and the funicular to Mount Fløyen. All hotel rooms and you can enjoy a delicious meal from our exiting bar menu. Grand sculptures, which gives the hotel a contemporary and distinct feel. All rooms have recently been renovated. The hotel has a restaurant renovated in spring 2007. Free Internet access and Whisky bar was been awarded for being the best whisky bar in CITYBOX (E5) coffee/tea for all hotel guests. Sunny terrace on the hotel’s top Norway. The restaurant has capacity for groups up to 150 persons comfortable lobby lounge and a small library. In the evening you Nygårdsgaten 31, N-5015Bergen can also relax in the 400 years old wine cellar “Altona wine bar” floor. The hotel is fully licensed. for lunch and dinner. Tel: +47 55 31 25 00 - Fax: +47 55 31 60 22 which offers a la carte and set menus based on the best local firstname.lastname@example.org - www.citybox.no ingredients from the coast, combined with one THE HANSEATIC HOTEL (D4) HOTEL PARK (E5) Distance: City centre Finnegaardsgaten 2, N-5003 Bergen Harald Hårfagresgate 35, N-5007 Bergen of the best wine selections in Bergen. The restaurant has capacity Contact: Mr. Martin Smith-Sivertsen, email@example.com for groups up to 102 persons for lunch and dinner. Tel: +47 55 30 48 00 - Fax: +47 55 30 48 01 Tel: +47 55 54 44 00 - Fax: +47 55 54 44 44 Capacity: Beds: 115 - Rooms: 55 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.dethanseatiskehotel.no email@example.com - www.parkhotel.no Description: Distance: City centre Distance: City centre BASIC HOTEL BERGEN (D5) Citybox is a new economy hotel that combines simplicity with Contact Marken Guesthouse - see page 46. Contact: Eivind Hjulstad Contact: Mrs. Anne Margrethe Klohs comfort and low prices. The hotel is located in the heart of Capacity: Beds: 32 - Rooms:16 Capacity: Beds: 54 - Rooms: 35 Bergen, and if you would like to spend your money on something Description: Description: An establishment for over 30 years, housed in two BERGEN TRAVEL HOTEL (D5) other than a minibar and room service, Citybox is the ideal base Vestre Torggate 20a, N-5015 Bergen The Hanseatic Hotel is located in Finnegaarden, in the buildings dating from about 1890. The Nygård Park, the University for your visit to the city. heart of the city, and in the middle of the UNESCO World Heritage and the Grieg Hall are nearby. The city centre, railway station Tel: +47 55 59 90 90 - Fax: +47 55 59 90 91 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.hotelbergen.com Site Bryggen. The building “Finnegaarden” was first mentioned in and bus terminal are within a short walking distance. Hotel Park Distance: City centre CLARION COLLECTION HOTEL HAVNEKONTORET (C4) historic sources in 1403, and was rebuilt in 1702. Once it housed has 35 rooms, all with shower, toilet, telephone, cable-TV and Contact: Mr. Inge Bø Slottsgaten 1, N- 5003 Bergen the offices, storage and home for German, Dutch and Norwegian Broadband. Capacity: Beds: 130 - Rooms: 65 Tel: +47 55 60 11 00 - Fax: +47 55 60 11 01 traders. Now it is the location for a unique boutique hotel with 16 Breakfast is served in the hotel dining room where refreshments, Description: email@example.com - www.choice.no stylish rooms. All 16 rooms are tastefully decorated with large wine and beer are also available. The family-owned hotel is Bergen Travel Hotel is located in the very heart of Bergen city Distance: City centre bathrooms. Each room also includes a flat screen TV and free particularly suitable for guests who centre. Small independently owned and operated hotel with a Contact: Christine Fosse Internet connection. Due to the old and protected building the appreciate quiet surroundings and are looking for a homely cosy pub. Renovated during 2005 and 2006. 67 room with bath Capacity: Beds: 270 - Rooms: 116 Hanseatic Hotel is located in, the hotel is not ideal for physically atmosphere. Parking possibilities. in two separated buildings, including 8 family rooms. Traditional Description: disabled people. Norwegian breakfast buffet. Parking in the street outside the Fashionable elegance in an informal setting. In the heart of INCITY HOTEL & APARTMENTS (D5) hotel, parking permits can be purchased in the reception. Internet Bergen’s historic harbour-front district lies one of the city’s most FIRST HOTEL MARIN (D4) Øvre Ole Bulls plass 3, N-5012 Bergen and newspapers are available for our gusts in the lobby. We have imposing buildings. With an elegant, neo-baroque architecture, Rosenkrantzgaten 8, N-5003 Bergen Tel: +47 55 23 16 13 - Fax: +47 55 23 03 28 free wireless internet access for our guests. Walking distance to all Hotel Havnekontoret is Bergen’s newest and most fashionable Tel: +47 53 05 15 00 - Fax: +47 53 05 15 01 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.incity.no sights, railway station, airport bus and boat terminals. hotel. Inside Slottsgaten 1, you will be greeted by a friendly email@example.com - www.firsthotels.com/marin Distance: City centre atmosphere, stylish surroundings and staff who do their utmost to Group reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Mr. Jon Birger Gursli make you feel at home. Distance: City centre Capacity: Beds: 130 - Apartments: 60 38 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 39 Description: QUALITY HOTEL EDVARD GRIEG Contact: Mr. Tron Bach STEENS HOTEL (E5) InCity Hotel & Apartments is a modern and flexible offer for Sandsliåsen 50, N-5254 Sandsli Capacity: Beds: 76, Rooms: 32 Parkveien 22, N-5007 Bergen travelers who want a comfortable stay in the heart of Bergen city. Tel: +47 55 98 00 00 - Fax: +47 55 98 01 50 Description: Tel: +47 55 30 88 88 Fax: +47 55 30 88 89 In the building you will also find Bocca restaurant + Bar, Feliz email@example.com -www.choice.no Sandven Hotel is situated in the centre of Nordheimsund, right firstname.lastname@example.org - www.steenshotel.no nightclub and Ole Bull Theatre. All of the 60 appartments are high Distance: 12 km from city centre at the shoreline of the Hardangerfjord, a mere hours’ drive from Distance: City centre standard and equipped with kitchen, bathroom, cable tv and free Contact: Mrs. Jeanette Haugland (Tour operators & Congress) Bergen. The hotel and it’s adjoining picturesque buildings are Contact: Mr. Lasse Steen Internet Capacity: Beds: 239 - Rooms: 153 located in historical surroundings. 32 recently restored room, Capacity: Beds: 42, Rooms: 21 connection. In addition to single and double rooms they offer: Description: which have maintained the ‘history in the walls’. All rooms are Description: deluxe room NOK 745/795 ( per person. min. 2 pax), Quality Hotel Edvard Grieg was the first all suite hotel in Norway. fully equipped with shower/bathtub and WC. An exclusive and Steens Hotel is centrally located, a five-minute walk from the family room NOK 497/572 ( per person. min, 4 pax) It is one of Bergen’s most distinctive and modern hotels, with impressive dining room dating back to 1898 is decorated in city centre, railway and bus station. This part of Bergen and a total of 153 rooms. All rooms are 35 m2 junior suites and nationalromantic style. Difficult access for disabled persons the interior of Steens Hotel still retain their original style and JACOBS APARTMENTS & HOTEL (D4) were completely renovated in 2007. The hotel offer a fullservice atmosphere from 1890. All rooms were totally renewed 2003, kept Kong Oscarsgt. 44, N-5017 Bergen SCANDIC BERGEN AIRPORT in the art nouveau style, well appointed, with private facilities, restaurant, bar, conference and a relax centre. ‘Vivaldi’ Relax Tel: +47 55 54 41 60 Fax: +47 55 54 41 69 Kokstadflaten 2, 5257 Kokstad telephone, cable-TV and wireless Internet. Most rooms face a centre has a whirlpool, ice water pool, sauna, steambath and a email@example.com – www.jacobsbergen.no Tel: +47 21 61 44 00 Fax: +47 21 61 44 11 beautiful park outside. Owned and run by the Steen family since selection of fitness equipment. Distance: City centre firstname.lastname@example.org - 1950. Contact: Ms. Marianne Berstad RADISSON BLU HOTEL NORGE (D5) www.scandichotels.com/bergenairport Capacity: Beds: 50 Rooms: 21 Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 4, N-5807 Bergen. Distance: 2 km from the airport, 15 km from city centre STRAND HOTEL RICA PARTNER (D4) Price 2010: Double: From NOK 380, Single: From NOK 660. Tel: +47 55 57 30 00 - Fax: +47 55 57 30 01 Contact: Ms. Bjørghild Fjellestad Strandkaien 2-4, N-5013 Bergen Summer season: Double: from NOK 530, Single: from NOK 960 reservations.norge.bergen@Radissonblu.com - Capacity: Beds: 331 Rooms: 197 Tel: +47 55 59 33 00 Fax: +47 55 59 33 33 Description: www.norge.bergen.radissonblu.com Description: email@example.com - www.strandhotel.no Situated in the middle of Bergen city centre and offer a total Distance: City centre Newly refurbished hotel located in the rural surroundings of the Distance: City centre of 21 apartments. All apartments with a kitchenette, bathroom, Contact: Ms Therese Tefre Steen airport. Swan-labelled and environmentally friendly, with a focus Contact: Mrs. Tanja Borge cable TV and free Internet access. On the ground floor you will Capacity: Beds: 680 - Rooms: 347 on accessability and health. Accessable for physically disabled Capacity: Beds: 185 Rooms: 98 find Jacobs Bar & Kjøkken which offer lunch, dinner, small course, Description: people. Large, free of charge parking space, and bright spacious Description: coffee, wine and beer, both indoor and outdoor. 10% commission The largest and most centrally located hotel in Bergen. Within rooms perfect for relaxation and charging your batteries. Newly Strand Hotel Rica Partner is in an ideal location in the centre. The to tour operators. walking distance of historical sites and shopping districts. Rooms renovated spa with sauna and exercise room. Wireless internet hotel has 98 rooms of various categories, from single rooms to include 12 suites and 51 business-class rooms, all equipped to the access, free of charge. family rooms and junior suites. Many of the rooms are at the front KLOSTERHAGEN HOTELL (C5) very highest standards, renovated in 2006-2007. Facilities include of the hotel, with great views of Vågen, Mount Fløyen and the Strangehagen 2, N-5011 Bergen SCANDIC BERGEN CITY (D5) Fish Market. Free wireless High-Speed Internet Access is available colour TV, radio, telephone with voicemail, free wireless Håkonsgaten 2-7, N-5015 Bergen Tel: +47 930 98 121 – Fax: +47 55 54 11 50 Internet, tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar and room in all areas of the hotel. Tel: +47 55 30 90 80 Fax: +47 55 30 90 90 firstname.lastname@example.org - klosterhagenhotell.no service, restaurants, bars, nightclub. Swimming pool, sauna, email@example.com - www.scandichotels.on/bergencity THON HOTEL BERGEN AIRPORT Distance: City centre Jacuzzi, solarium and gymnasium at disposal. Hammam Spa and Distance: City centre Kokstadveien 3, N-5257 Kokstad Contact: Mr. Baste Bruaroy Vogue, hair & makeup. Contact: Ms. Siri Skare Johannessen Tel: +47 55 92 00 00 Fax: +47 55 92 00 01 Capacity: Beds: 16 Rooms: 35 Capacity: Beds: 523 Rooms: 254 Description: RADISSON BLU ROYAL HOTEL (C4) Bergen.firstname.lastname@example.org - www.thonhotels.no/bergenairport Description: Distance: Close to the airport, 15 km from city centre Klosterhagen Hotell will open in july/august 2010. Please contact Bryggen, N-5835 Bergen Modern hotel in the heart of Bergen, with shops, theatres and Contact: Siren D. Steffensen Baste Bruaroy, email@example.com for further information Tel: +47 55 54 30 00 - Fax: +47 55 32 48 08 other major attractions within walking distance. The rooms are Capacity: Beds: 491 Rooms: 248 firstname.lastname@example.org - well equipped with WC, shower/bathtub, telephone, TV/Pay-TV, NEPTUN HOTEL - RICA PARTNER (D5) www.royal.bergen.radissonblu.com Description: minibar, coffee/tea facilities and wireless Internet access. Thon Hotel Bergen Airport is located in close proximity to Bergen Valkendorfsgaten 8, Pb. 658 Sentrum, N-5807 Bergen Distance: City centre Restaurant Amalie, serves à la carte menu (buffet in the summer Airport and the business areas of Kokstad and Sandsli. Large Tel: +47 55 30 68 00 - Fax: +47 55 30 68 50 Contact: Anna Stina Haga (Tour operators), season). 17 purpose-built meeting rooms, all with natural daylight conference capacity with light, spacious facilities. Recreation email@example.com - www.neptunhotel.no Trond Minde (Congress) and state-of–the-art meeting equipment. center with swimming pool, squash and other training facilities. Distance: City centre Capacity: Beds: 512 - Rooms: 273 Contact: Ms. Sissel Fæhn Description: SOLSTRAND HOTEL & BAD Pleasant restaurant and lobby bar. Parking is free for the hotel Capacity: Beds: 248 - Rooms: 130 Radisson Blu Royal Hotel is idyllically situated on the waterfront P.O.Box 54, N-5201 Os guests. Description: amongst the UNESCO World Heritage listed Hanseatic houses . The Tel: +47 56 57 11 00 - Fax: +47 56 57 11 20 First class hotel with atmosphere in the city centre and shopping hotel’s award winning architecture blends in harmony with the firstname.lastname@example.org - www.solstrand.com THON HOTEL BERGEN BRYGGE (C4) area of Bergen. A few minutes walk to the Fish Market and all historical area. The hotel is the ultimate combination of modern Distance: 30 km from city centre Bradbenken 3, N-5003 Bergen , the major attractions. Close to the harbour and the express boats facilities in an atmosphere of old-world charm. The 273 rooms and Contact: Ms. Silke Becker Tel: +47 55 30 87 00 Fax: +47 55 32 94 14 to the fjords. 124 well equiped rooms, including 21 junior-suites suites are pleasingly furnished in the ‘Bryggen Style’. The hotel Capacity: Beds: 261 - Rooms: 135 email@example.com - www.thonhotels.no/bergenbrygge and artist suites. Free internet access. Lucullus restaurant for offer a wide range of dining opportunities from satisfying bar-food Description: Distance: City centre gourment meals and Pascal Mat & Vin for informal and reasonable al fresco to our fragrant Italian inspired restaurant. Solstrand is situated only 30 km from Bergen and the airport, Contact: Mr. Dan Opheim priced meals and drinks. Ludvig Vin & Champagne is a popular right on the shore of Bjørnefjorden. The hotel is family run with Capacity: Beds: 400 Rooms: 229 meeting place for residents and hotel guests. Hotel interior is RICA HOTEL BERGEN (D5) a focus on hospitality, wellness, cuisine and high comfort. Large Description: decorated with more than 700 original artworks, and includes a Christiesgate 5-7, N-5015 Bergen garden facing the fjord. Swiming pool, therapy pool, steam Situated at Bryggen, the world famous Hanseatic wharf area of partly decorated garage. Access for wheelchair at the entrance of Tel: +47 55 36 29 00 - Fax: +47 55 36 29 01 baths, saunas, icy pool, fitness room and outdoor pool. Spa with Bergen and next to the Rosenkrants Tower and St. Mary’s Church. the building. In additon, there are two large rooms for physically firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rica.no/bergen facilities for massages, body treatments, facials etc. Walking The airport shuttle bus’ end stop 150 meter from the hotel and a disabled people in the hotel. Distance: City Centre paths, boats and fishing. five minute walk to the centre of town. Free wireless broadband. Contact: Mrs Birte Bratland Hevrøy P-HOTELS BERGEN (D5) Capacity: Beds: 288 - Rooms: 159 SORBONNE HOTEL & APARTEMENTS (D5) THON HOTEL BRISTOL (D5) Vestre Torggate 9, N-5015 Bergen Description: Rosenbergsgaten 13, N-5015 Bergen Torgallmenningen 11, P.O.Box 323, N-5014 Bergen Tel: 800 46 835 - Fax: +47 55 90 05 84 The hotel is situated in central Bergen, within reach of Bergen’s Tel: +47 474 47 747/+47 988 85 010 Tel: +47 55 55 10 00 Fax: +47 55 55 10 01 email@example.com - www.p-hotels.com best attractions. Newly refurbished rooms in 2008, offer high firstname.lastname@example.org - www.sorbonne.no email@example.com - Distance: City Centre standards and tasteful decor. Facilities include TV, radio, Distance: City centre www.thonhotels.com/bristolbergen Contact: Ms. Marita Svenskberg telephone, free wireless internet, minibar and room service. The Contact: Mr. Sim Dhammi Distance: City centre Capacity: Beds: 92 - Rooms: 49 restaurant is informal and reasonable priced. Play room available Capacity: Beds: 23 Rooms: 50 Capacity: Beds: 256 Rooms: 138 Description: during the summer holidays. Description: Description: Low priced hotel in the heart of Bergen. 49 comfortable rooms The idea is quite simple; Smart and Small! Sorbonne is total In the very heart of Bergen, within walking distance of public with all facilities. Standard single, and double large family SANDVEN HOTEL renovated in 2010 – and we take pride of the result. The idea transportation and Bergen’s main attractions. The hotel features rooms. The hotel is located within walking distance to most of Pb. 174, N-5601 Norheimsund behind Sorbonne is simply to strip the hotel product down to 138 rooms, of which most are doubles. All rooms are well the attractions Bergen has to offer. Last renovated spring 2005. Tel: +47 56 55 20 88 Fax: +47 56 55 26 88 the core; A clean, safe and funky overnight stay in the heart of equipped: with TV, minibar, telephone, hairdryer and iron. The Wireless internet access included in the price. Breakfast included, firstname.lastname@example.org www.sandvenhotel.no Bergen. The cost efficient model allows us to keep our prices well hotel is also equipped with free wireless network. Disabled-, delivered to the room. Regular low rates. Distance: 77,7 km from Bergen below the market prices – which benefits you! non-smoking and non-allergic rooms are also available. Parking 40 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 41 facilities nearby. A delicious breakfast buffet is served in the WESTLAND HOTEL HOTEL PRICES 2010 INCL. BREAKFAST restaurant, which also offers a tasty a la carte menu during the N-5955 Lindås day and evening. Lounge on the 3rd floor is open for the guests Tel: +47 56 34 21 00 Fax: +47 56 34 21 01 every day. email@example.com - www.westlandhotel.no Westland Hotel Victoria Hotell Thon Hotel Sandviken Brygge Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz Thon Hotel Bristol Thon Hotel Bergen Brygge Thon Hotel Bergen Airport Strand Hotel, Rica Partner Steens Hotel Sorbonne Hotel & Apartments Solstrand Hotel & Bad Scandic Bergen City Scandic Bergen Airport Sandven Hotel Rica Hotel Bergen Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Radisson Blu Hotel Norge Quality Hotel Edvard Grieg P- Hotels Bergen Neptun Hotel Rica Partner Klosterhagen Hotel Jacobs Apartments & Hotel Incity Hotel & Apartment Hotel Park Hotell Lune Huler Grand Terminus Fjordslottet Hotell First Hotel Marin Det Hanseatiske Hotel Comfort Hotel Holberg Clarion Hotel Bergen Airport Clarion Hotel Admiral Clarion Collection Hotel Havnekontoret Citybox Bjørnefjorden Gjestetun Best Western Hotell Hordaheimen Bergen Travel Hotel Basic Hotel Bergen Augustin Hotel Alver Hotel HOTEL Distance: 49 km from city centre THON HOTEL ROSENKRANTZ (C4) Contact: Mr. Runar E. Hilland, Managing Director Rosenkrantzgaten 7, N-5003 Bergen Rooms: 86 Beds: 172 Tel: +47 55 30 14 00 Fax: +47 55 31 14 76 Description: Rosenkrantz@thonhotels.no - Westland Hotel is situated with a panoramic view to beautiful www.thonhotels.com/rosenkrantz coastal scenery. Independently run. Westland Hotel is ideally Distance: City centre suited to both the business and leisure traveller. The hotel affords Capacity: Beds: 250 Rooms: 129 an atmosphere of relaxed informality that, combined with a Description: genuinely caring service, immediatlely makes you feel at home. Cosy comfortable hotel in the city centre of Bergen. Last The hotel has a first-class kitchen, bar comfortable lounges and a renovation was spring 2007. 50 meters from Bryggen, the Fish beautiful garden. Fantastic hike and excursion opportunities. Market, and the Fløibanen funicular. The hotel features 129 rooms, of which most are doubles. All rooms are well equipped with: TV, minibar, telephone, hairdryer and trouser press. The hotel is also equipped with free wireless network. Non-smoking rooms are available. The hotel has excellent parking facilities across the Dist. from city centre street. Hotel Rosenkrantz is well known for its delicious breakfast buffet. The hotel lobby bar is a popular meeting place for hotel guests. A tasty light evening buffet is included in the rates Monday to Thursday, exept during the summer season and public City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre City centre holidays. 77,7 km 49 km 15 km 30 km 15 km 12 km 49 km 53 km 17 km 27 km 28 km 2 km VICTORIA HOTELL (D4) Kong Oscarsgate 29, N-5017 Bergen Tel: +47 55 31 50 30 Fax: +47 55 31 60 22 Rooms firstname.lastname@example.org www.victoria-hotell.no 129 138 229 248 135 254 197 159 273 347 153 130 131 152 149 200 210 116 113 Distance: City Centre 86 43 45 98 21 23 32 49 16 60 35 40 16 55 39 88 65 48 Contact: Ms. Mona Sandvik Capacity: Beds:83 Rooms:43 Description: Beds 172 100 275 256 400 492 167 261 527 331 282 512 680 237 248 Budget hotel with 43 comfortable rooms, which all include a 128 250 130 315 294 400 391 237 115 160 130 228 86 44 52 64 87 35 50 60 40 32 90 86 88 private bathroom, fridge and TV. Wireless Internet access in all rooms/hotel areas. Central location, only two minutes walk to the 1295-1775 1190-1990 Railway/Busstation and harbour-fish market. Open in the summer season from 1 June until 31 Aug. Renovated spring 2008. Single 1295 1545 1395 1290 1730 1395 1395 1395 1395 1190 1100 1295 1080 2295 1150 NET FIT prices from per person 795 825 660 990 950 975 850 795 660 690 975 800 970 890 580 400 850 695 795 975 950 Bergen Tourist Board cannot accept responsibility for any errers, ommissions or subsequent alterations. 798-1023 695-1095 Double 1380 1248 788 448 563 923 495 848 770 670 495 575 625 823 798 798 515 448 825 430 595 675 450 595 450 650 495 390 748 640 300 725 610 495 448 595 700 Extra bed 200 250 150 300 300 265 300 250 200 395 350 200 220 200 250 400 200 250 200 250 210 250 350 200 300 200 250 250 200 200 300 350 150 250 300 200 250 300 250 Fjordpass, Hotel Express Thon Member Thon Member Thon Member Thon Member, Fjordpass Rica Feriepass Fjordpass Rica Feriepass Choice Club Rica Feriepass Fjordpass Fjordpass Fjord Pass Mitt Hotel Scandinavia Fjordpass. *=special seasons Choice Club Choice Club Scandinavian Holiday Pass + Fjordpass Fjordpass Fjord Pass Fjordpass Hotel pass All prices are included 8% VAT. Breakfast not incl. Breakfast not incl Breakfast not incl. Breakfast not incl. Remarks 42 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 43 8.2 PENSIONS AND GUESTHOUSES DORM.NO GULLAKSEN GUESTHOUSE house from 1796. Beautifully located in a park right in the center Kong Oscarsgt 44, N-5017 Bergen Olav Kyrresgt. 32, N-5014 Bergen of Bergen. Within walking distance to all main attractions. AMALIES GJESTEHUS Tel: +47 55 54 41 60 Tel: +47 55 96 43 73 - Fax: +47 55 32 21 73 - The rooms have double or twin beds. Towels and linen are Ole Eidesgt 1b, N-5031 Bergen email@example.com - www.dorm.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.gullaksen-gjestehus.no included. Shared bathroom downstairs Tel: +47 934 52 641 Distance: City centre Distance: City centre - Tea, coffe and dishware in all rooms Distance: Close to the city centre Contact: Mr. Erik Berstad Contact: Mrs. Anita Mathiesen - Two old bicycles available Contact: Mr Roger Nymoen Price 2010: From 220 per bed incl. bed linen. Capacity: Beds: 10, Rooms: 8 - Free Wi-FI internet access Capacity: Apartments available: Description: Price 2010: Per person: Double: NOK 275-310 Single: NOK 440 One of the rooms is a spacious 1-room apartment with lounge Ap.1: Bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and living room with Dorm.no is a cheap and centrally located dorm in the city centre Description: area, private kitchen and dining area, plus a shared bathroom. sleeping sofa of Bergen. Bar/restaurant which is a great place to start the ”Help yourself”-based accommodation, centrally located. Rooms Cable TV. Can be combined with more bedrooms. Ap.2: Two bedrooms, kitchen with dinnertable and bathroom night. Showers, guest kitchen and wireless access are all included with its private bathrooms, and rooms with shared bathrooms. Price 2010: NOK 1100 / 1400 in the price. Fully equipped kitchens. MARIELUND GJESTEHUS / GUESTHOUSE Description: Accommodation within 5 minutes walk from the N- 5650 Tysse funicular, the fish market and center of Bergen. Both apartments EIKHAUGEN GJESTEGARD INTERMISSION HOSTEL Tel: +47 92 66 75 65 and rooms available. Vinnes, N-5641 FUSA Kalfarveien 8, N-5018 Bergen email@example.com - www.marielund.no firstname.lastname@example.org – www.eikhaugen.no Tel: +47 55 30 04 00/+47 55 54 91 70 Distance: 40 km from city centre BERGEN YMCA HOSTEL Distance: 42 km email@example.com - www.intermissionhostel.no Contact: Mr. Ketil Odland Nedre Korskirkeallmenning 4, N-5017 Bergen Capacity: High-quality cabins, 10 beds in each, with two beds in Distance: 800 m Capacity: Beds: 12 Rooms: 6 Tel: +47 55 60 60 55 - Fax: +47 55 60 60 51 each room. Contact: Mr Jørgen Berentsen-Deem Price 2010: Double: NOK 250 Single: NOK 400 firstname.lastname@example.org www.bergenhostel.com Description: Capacity: Beds: 63, Mixed dormitory Description: Distance: City centre Eikhaugen Gjestegard – a pearl in the rural landscape of the Price 2010: NOK 165 Situated in quiet surroundings 40 km outside city centre on route Contact: Mr. Bjarne Ø Graabræk small village Vinnes, easy to find, at the shores of Bjørnafjorden. Description: 7 towards Hardanger. Beautifully restaured old villa by the fjord. Capacity: Beds: 160 Rooms: 23 Authentic restaurant with local menus and an idyllic farmer’s shop Intermission offer you the unique combination of cheap beds in View of the Samnanger fjord. Great fishing opportunities and boat Group Price 2010: From NOK 180 per person included bed linen for local food. Venue and restaurant from the 17th century, Bergen and a cozy, homy atmosphere in an old, beautiful house rental. Description: close to town. Monday and Tuesday night, free waffles are served Are you looking for budget accommodation in the city center of FJELLSIDEN GJESTEHUS / GUESTHOUSE in the evening. Every evening you get coffee and biscuits for free. MARKEN GJESTEHUS / GUESTHOUSE Bergen? Bergen YMCA Hostel is a hostel located in the middle of Øvre Blekeveien 16, N-5003 Bergen Showers, washing machine, bedsheets and kitchen are free at your Kong Oscarsgt. 45, N-5017 Bergen Bergen city center only one minute from the famous Fish Market, Tel: +47 55 32 17 91/ +47 95 129 851 disposal. Volunteer Staff work at the hostel, and will answer your Tel: +47 55 31 44 04 Fax: +47 55 31 60 22 Bryggen and the Tourist Information Centre. The Hostel offer email@example.com - www.harila.biz questions. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.marken-gjestehus.com reasonably priced quality accommodation for all budgets. The Distance: City centre Distance: City centre single, double, 4 and 6- bedded rooms are all bright and spacious, Contact: Ms. Sylvi Ann Harila KJELLERSMAUET GUESTHOUSE Contact: Ms. Mona Sandvik with en-suite facilities and kitchenettes. Budget dorms are Capacity: Beds: 6 Rooms: 3 Kjellersmauet 22, N-5011 Bergen Capacity: Beds: 86 Rooms: 27 available during summer. Other facilities: Internet Cafe, Wi-Fi, TV Price 2010: from NOK 300 Tel: +47 55 96 26 08 Price 2010: Double: NOK 285/375/400, Single: NOK 496/650700, lounge and common rooms, fully equipped guest kitchen, and a Description: email@example.com - www.gjestehuset.com Dorm: NOK 185/210/225. 10% commission on the roomrate for big roof terrace with an amazing view over the harbor. Open year In the heart of Bergen, only 4 minutes to the Fish Market and Distance: City centre tour operators. Bedlinen/towel/breakfast extra. around. Bryggen. The house is from the 1880’s, but restored in 2003, Contact: Mrs. Sonja Krantz Description: situated in a quiet street with old wooden houses. Fully equipped Capacity: Beds: 12 Apartments: 4 With its location in the city centre, it’s an excellent base to and comfortable rooms. View over the Vågen and the city. Price 2010: Double: NOK 500/600 Single: NOK 450/600 explore and enjoy a beautiful and historical city, packed with BILDØY SOMMERHOTELL Description: cultural events, shopping and other leisure activities. Marken Steinsvikveien 56, N-5353 Straume Kjellersmauet guesthouse is located in one of Bergen’s beautiful HANNAS PLACE Gjestehus offers rooms/beds in rooms from 1 to 10 persons. Tel: +47 56 31 63 16 - Fax: +47 56 31 63 17 environment of old wooden houses, located right in the city Common sitting room, kitchen (free coffee/tea all day) and TV Sandviksveien 12, N-5036 firstname.lastname@example.org- www.bildoysommerhotell.no centre. Make yourself at home in this popular guesthouse where lounge, and toilets/showers with good standard in the corridor, Tel: +47 46683062 Distance: 17 km from city centre each apartment has its own very special charm, all fully equipped for those rooms that do not have private bathrooms. email@example.com Contact: Ms. Janne Grethe Torsvik with private kitchen/kitchenette, livingroom / studio TV and Contact: Ms. Hanne Margrethe Kindt-Lien Capacity: Beds: 90 Rooms: 69 private bathroom. Free Internett access. Apartment-size: 1–3 MONTANA FAMILY & YOUTH HOSTEL Distance: 1,4 km Price 2010: Double: NOK 410 Single: NOK 530, Extra bed: rooms. Renovated in 2009. Johan Blytts vei 30, 5096 Bergen Capacity: Fully equipped apartments 1-6 (8) persons NOK 240. Breakfast included. Tel: +47 55 20 80 70 Fax: +47 55 20 80 75 Price 2010: Double NOK 550, extra bed NOK 200. Description: KLOSTERET 5 GUESTHOUSE Bergen.firstname.lastname@example.org - www.montana.no Description: Bildøy Holiday Accomodation is situated on the tranquil island Klosteret 5, N-5005 Bergen Distance: 4 km from city centre Charming apartments in a traditional Bergen home from the early of Sotra, yet it is only 2km from one of Norways largest shopping Tel: +47 55 31 55 50 / +47 950 51 430 Contact: Mr. Harald Eilertsen 1800’s in the “Rose Hamlet” neighbourhood. Fully refurbished centers, Sartor Storsenter and 17km from Bergen. With 69 email@example.com - www.klosteret5.com Capacity: Beds: 265 Rooms: 78 but maintaining its original charm, this well-equipped apartment en-suite rooms in three chalets; they offer single, double and Distance: City centre Price 2010: May-Sept.: Twin room: NOK 400, Single room: NOK offers easy access to both the city centre and numerous nature family rooms. Each chalet has a communal living room and it’s Contact: Ms. Elisabet Kaltenborn 650, Dormitory (20 beds): NOK 195, Dormitory (4 beds): NOK 270, trails. 2-6 (8) persons. Apartments from 1-3 bedrooms. Free own kitchen. Open during the summer months, but closed in week Capacity: Beds: 5 Apartments: 1 Oct.-Apr.: Twin room: 300, Single room: NOK 475, Dormitory: NOK parking. 26, 27 and 28 in 2010. Price 2010: 4-person apt: NOK 1200 (4 nights or more: NOK 210 Breakfast included in accommodation. Members of Hostelling HERDLEVÅGEN GJESTEHUS 1000), Extra bed: NOK 150, Double room: NOK 250 Single room: international: 10 % discount. CITY APARTMENT HOTEL N-5315 Herdla NOK 400 Description: Christiesgt.14, 5015 Bergen Tel: +47 55 31 97 93 Description: A 5-person apartment with kitchenette. This Situated in beautiful surroundings approx. 4 km south of Bergen Tel.:+47 55 55 87 77 Fax: +47 55 31 84 72 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.gjestehuset.no guesthouse is located in a picturesque setting among the old city centre. The largest and cheapest in budget accommodation in email@example.com -www.city-apartment.no Distance: 35 km from City Centre wooden houses of Nordnes. The house, which dates from 1850, Bergen. At the hostel you can choose between comfortable twin Distance: City center Contact: Mr. Bjarne Eik Sæbø has been completely refurbished. Within easy walking distance of rooms with private facilities, or budget beds in 4-bed rooms or Contact: Catrine Sandal Capacity: Beds: 26 Rooms: 13 all facilities, a number of cafés and restaurants nearby dormitory. All prices include a well assorted breakfast buffet. Free Capacity: 59 bed, and apartments for 2-10 persons Price 2010: Double: NOK 440 Single: NOK 600. Breakfast parking spaces. To get there, take city bus nr 31. Price 2010: single NOK499-649, Double NOK 698-849 included. KLOSTERHAUGEN GUESTHOUSE Description: Description: Situated at Herdla, by the fjord, 35 km/40 minutes Klosterhaugen 15, N-5005 Bergen NO. 17 GRØNNESTØLEN GÅRD An economy hotel in the center of Bergen. All rooms have private drive north of Bergen. Rooms with shower and toilet, restaurant, Tel: +47 986 59 765 Grønnestølsveien 17, N-5073 Bergen bathrooms which are tiled and marble paved, and in the common pub, conference rooms with all facilities. Boats can be hired Klosterhaugen15@gmail.com - Tel: +47 55 28 66 00 / +47 90 55 04 48 kitchen the guests can prepare their own meals. It is also possible and the waters around Herdla offer excellent fishing. 9 hole kristian.stangebye.googlepages.com firstname.lastname@example.org - www.no17.biz to rent apartments. In the high season rooms with shared golf course. Just north of Herdlevågen Guesthouse is Valen. Contact: Kristian Stangebye Distance: 4 km from city centre bathrooms are available. Wireless internet access in the reception. The landscape is unique, with large expances of flat land and Distance: City centre Contact: Mr. Sam Nordbostad Parking house is situated nearby, and the train and bus stations wonderful sandy beaches interspersed with fantastic pebble Capacity: Beds: 8 Rooms: 4 Capacity: Beds: 24 Rooms: 11 are only a short walk away. The hotel is simple, charming and with beaches. The area is rich in birdlife with over 200 different species Price 2010: Double: NOK 250 Single: NOK 400 Price 2010: Double: NOK 275/375 Single: NOK 410 per person .5 good beds. Visit www.city-apartment.no for more information and recorded. Description: nights stay: 10% discount. Call for other discounts (...up to 25% online booking. Klosterhaugen Guesthouse (Gjestehus) is a traditional wooden off, depending on how many persons and duration of stay). 44 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 45 Description: 8.3 APARTMENT/CHALETS DET LILLE HUS SOTRA RORBUSENTER Old farm. Open all year. Only 3,8 km from the city centre. Country Lille Markevei 24, N-5005 Bergen Spildepollen, N-5381 Glesvær surroundings. Free parking. Common fully equipped kitchens. ALVEHUSET NORDNES Tel: +47 55 31 02 79 / +47 934 11 635 Tel: +47 56 31 79 76 Fax: +47 56 31 79 77 Citybus: 50m. Sights. Walking tracks. Space for some tents and Strangehagesmauet 10, N-5011 Bergen email@example.com - www.littlehousebergen.com firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rorbusenter.com vans, with access to TV-lounge, shower, water supply. Payment in Tel: +47 467 88 912 Distance: City centre Distance: 35 km from City Centre cash NOK or any European equivalent value. email@example.com - www.alvehuset.no Contact: Mrs. Christine H Lien Contact: Mr. Kjell-Håkon Evensen Distance: City Centre Capacity: Beds: 6 Rooms: 3 Capacity: 10 Apartments, 60 beds RIPLEGÅRDEN PENSJON Contact: Mr. Gavin Collins Description: Price 2010: Pr. apartment 2009: Pr. Day, max 6 p. NOK 1000, pr. Willy Valentinsensvei 4 B/C, N-5161 Laksevåg - Bergen Capacity: Sleeps up to 6 people (2 double bedrooms + double A cosy apartment in an old Bergen house from 1776. ”The Little Week NOK 4400 – 6400 Pr. Day, max 10 p. NOK 2000, pr. Week Tel: +47 913 17 559 / +47 918 83 925 sofabed) House” is located in Lille Markevei, one of the best preserved and NOK 10 000 – 12 000 firstname.lastname@example.org - Price 2010: 1 night: NOK 1 600, 7 nigths: NOK 9 800 charming streets in the centre of Bergen. The apartment is 60m2, Description: www.riplegaarden-sommerpensjon.no Description: fully equipped and of high standard. Available for short and long Sotra Rorbusenter is situated right beside some of the best sites Distance: 4 km from city centre The Elf House is a nicely refurbished 19th century wooden house term rent. 1 - 6 persons. for ocean fishing. Different boats for hire, and boat for deep sea Contact: Mr. Thor Sommerseth that is available as holiday accomodation or short term rental. fishing with captain/guide. Capacity: Beds: 16 Rooms: 8 Situated in a nice, calm area in central Bergen with all service FANAFJORDEN HYTTEUTLEIE Price 2010: Double: NOK 240 - 280 Single: NOK 390, Extra bed: facilities within walking distance. There are two double Bedrooms Krokeidevn. 264, N-5244 Fana NOK 90. Special prices for longer stays. and a double sofa bed. The living room has a wood stove, lounge Tel: +47 55 91 73 01 / +47 909 90 411 Description: and dining area. There is a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher email@example.com - www.fanafjorden.no 8.4 CAMPSITES Only 4 kilometres from the city centre, you will find a peaceful and underfloor heating. The bathroom is tiled with a shower. Distance: 20 km from city centre BERGEN CAMPING PARK AS and comfortable place to stay; with free parking, a beautiful view Contact: Ms. May Britt M. Salbu Travparkveien 65, N-5111 Breistein over the fjord, and good prices with a high enough standard to AMUNDS APARTMENT Capacity: Beds: 30 Cabins:5 Tel: +47 55 24 88 08 Fax: +47 55 24 86 06 make your stay in Bergen a great experience. If you do not want Strangehagen 26, N-5011 Bergen Price: NOK 810-1100 per cabin firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bcp.no to take your car into the city, you can leave it safely and take a Tel: + 47 970 94 593 Description: Distance: 15 km north of Bergen centre 10 minutes bus ride. Open all year. email@example.com - aa.strangehagen.no New cabins of the highest standard, fully equipped for 6 persons, Contact: Mr. Hans Jørgen Tuft Distance: City centre including washing machine, dishwasher, and a fireplace. The Capacity: 166 beds SKANSEN PENSJONAT Contact: Mr. Amund Nordland cabins are located right by the sea, and are ideal for families, with Price 2010: Cabins NOK 400-975. Motel room NOK 300-400 Vetrlidsallmenningen 29, N-5014 Bergen Capacity: Beds: 10, Apartments: 4 a play area, a terrace and a private beach. Description: Tel: +47 55 31 90 80 Fax: +47 55 31 15 27 Price 2010: NOK 500 per person- shower/bath (single room), NOK Situated only 15 km north of Bergen centre, along E-39 in firstname.lastname@example.org - www.skansen-pensjonat.no 350 per person- shower/bath (double room), Extra bed: NOK 100. Distance: City centre FJORDSIDE LODGE quiet surroundings. Can accommodate 35 caravans, 5 tents, 29 Additional cost for cleaning after your stay NOK 300. Steinestøvegen 745, N-5108 Hordvik camping huts, 13 motel rooms. Kiosk/fast food with free internet Contact: Ms. Jannicke Alvær Description: Tel: +47 99255241 café, wireless broadband. Hiking trails in the area. Modern Capacity: Beds: 14 Rooms: 8 Self contained apartments located in a picturesque area of old email@example.com - www.fjordside.no sanitary & laundry facilities. Chemical toilet disposal. Open all Price 2010: Double: NOK 350 - 425. Single: NOK 425 - 475 wooden houses and narrow cobbled streets. Nice view. One two Distance: 20 km from city centre year. Description: room apartment and one studio apartment for rent all year. Two Capacity: 2 apartments( 2x4) – 1 annex (for extrabeds). 10 beds. Cosy pension with long traditions. Seven rooms and four more studios during summer season. All apartments with satellite apartments in an old, small house in the centre of Bergen. No Price 2010: Single: NOK 400-800. Extra bed NOK 200. BRATLAND CAMPING TV and free wireless internet connection. Washing facilities Description: Bratlandsvegen 6, N-5268 Haukeland traffic noise. Nice and clean, friendly atmosphere. Beautiful view available. Fjordside offers two spacious apartments in a red house with Tel: +47 55 10 13 38 overlooking the city and the Fish Market. Reasonable prices, turfed roof, located in quiet surroundings, with a magnificent, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bratlandcamping.no Norwegian breakfast. Open all year. ANNEKSET I HANEVIK panoramic view over the fjord. A beach, fishing spots and a Distance: 17 km from city centre on Rv 580 Hanevik Kai, N-5307 Ask marina are close by. Fjordside is located close to islands /fjords, Contact: Ms. Zorica M. Bratland SKUTEVIKENS GJESTEHUS Tel: +47 56 14 00 04/ +47 924 521 77 the high mountains and waterfalls. Capacity: 28 camping huts + 50 caravan or tent units Skutevikens Smalgang 11 ,N-5093 Bergen email@example.com - www.hanevik.no Description: Tel: +47 55 29 06 95 / +47 93467163 Distance: 27 km from City Centre HARBOUR APARTMENTS Situated along RV 580. Good public transport connection to firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Mrs Ingrid Aarset Sandviksboder 9-10, N 5035 Bergen Bergen city centre. Wireless, tv-room and playground. Modern Distance: City centre Capacity: Beds: 6 (+4), 2 separate houses Tel: +47 55 30 21 70 - Fax: +47 55 30 21 71 sanitary and laundry facilities. Chemical toilet disposal and waste Contact: Solveig Rongved Price 2010: NOK 850 - 1100 per house including bedlinens and email@example.com- www.harbourapartments.no water disposal. Fishing opportunities. Capacity: Beds: 9 Apartments:5 towels for 2 persons. NOK 150 extra per bedlinen\towel. Free Distance: 1 km from city centre Price 2010: Double: NOK 450 pr person pr night,and NOK 550 pr parking. Contact: Mr. Jan Njøten, firstname.lastname@example.org BRUVOLL CAMPING & CABINS person pr night for the loft apartment Description: Capacity: Beds: 72, Apartments: 24 Bruvoll, N-5956 Vågseidet Description: On the island Askøy lies Hanevik, 27 km outside Bergen, a Price 2010: Studio: NOK 1490, 1 bedroom: NOK 1690, 2 bedroom: Tel: +47 909 25 035 Located near Bryggen, in traditonal wooden houses. Here you will peaceful community by the fjord. In a yard surrounded by 5 old NOK 1990, 3 bedroom: NOK 2290, 4 bedroom: NOK 2590, Extra email@example.com - www.bruvoll-camping.no experience the narrow streets called ‘smug’. It will set your mind houses two of them are for rent on monthly, weekly or daily basis, bed: NOK 200 Distance: 40 km from city centre, 35 minutes drive back to the old days. The apartments are newly renovated with the Annex and the Icehouse. Both houses are recently renovated, Description: Contact: Vibeke & Jostein Konglevoll mini kitchen, comfortable beds and nice bathrooms. Open all year. the kitchens contain built in stove, dish-washer, fridge, freezer, Brand new, top modern, fully equipped apartments. Situated by Capasity: 45 beds total. UNNELAND HUSROM / ROOMS washing machine. Tiled bathrooms. Fireplaces and beautiful the sea with a beautiful view. Cable TV and internet. Massage Price 2010: NOK 390-900. Unnelandsvegen 252, N-5268 Haukeland views from the living rooms. Selfcatering. All floors water heated. showers. Shorter or longer stays. Description: Tel: +47 55 24 13 70 / +47 934 33 317 Rowing boat with outboard engine is at disposal. Two (+2) beds 9 different cottages - from easy standards to modern and firstname.lastname@example.org in the Annex, 4 (+ 2) beds in the Ice house. NAUTNES FISKEVÆR complex. Tv-room. The campingsite is surrounded by beautiful Distance: 20 km from city centre N-5330 Tjeldstø nature and has also many attractions and Contact: Mr. Jarle Viken BJØRKHEIM KRO & MOTELL Tel: +47 56 38 90 08 activities. Canoe/kayak hire in fresh water lakes and sea-paddle Capacity: Appartments/Rooms: 4, Beds: 16 N-5652 Årland email@example.com - www.nautnes.com charts. Mini-Zoo with horses, minipigs, goats, rabbit, chickens, Price 2010: from NOK 400-700 per appartment. Tel: +47 56 58 77 40 - Fax: +47 56 58 77 40 Distance: 60 km from city centre ducks and turkey. Horseriding on fjord horses and islandic horse. Description: firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bjorkheim.no Contact: Mr. Frank-Hugo Ådland Horseriding with wagon. Barbecue pavilion. with capacity 20-25 Close to the city, surrounded by nature. Newly refurnished Distance: 45 km from city centre Description: persons. Turf hut, team building activities. rooms/appartments with own bathrooms and kitchenette. Open all Contact: Mrs Kjersti Stikholmen Gjerde 20 apartments in different sizes. Fully equipped for 2 to 10 Directions: Follow E 39 from Bergen then RV57. year. Many parking spaces. Capacity: Rooms: 8, Apartments: 7, Beds: 44 persons, and are located in stunning surroundings, with clear Price 2010: Single room: NOK 550, Double room: NOK 850, waters from the cove washing in under the terraces. Each GRIMEN CAMPING AS PRIVATE ACCOMODATION Appartment: NOK 900. Bed linens: NOK 110. Cleaning of apartment has its own 14-18 ft. GRP boat with outboard motor Hardangerveien 265, 5226 Nesttun, Bergen Please contact Bergen Tourist Information for further information appartment: NOK 300. with 25 ps, fish finder and GPS at your free disposal during your Tel: +47 55 10 25 90 and assistance.Tel: +47 55 55 20 00. See chapter 1.2. Description: stay. Smoking oven, filleting table and ample deep freeze storage email@example.com - www.grimencamping.no Bjørkheim Kro & Motell is situated nearby the Samnangerfjord. available. Local activities like boats for hire, deep-sea fishing and Distance: 14 km from city centre on Rv 580 Fully equipped apartments and comfortable double rooms all with Scuba diving. Free wireless internet connection. How to get there: Contact: Mr. Lars Midttun TV, WC and showers. Cafeteria and conference facilities. Road 555, then road 561. Capacity: 15 rooms, 64 beds. 46 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 47 Price 2010: Per cabin/room: NOK 460-780. Camping: from 120 Description: SKOGTUN CAMPING Skogtunveien 19, N-5357 Fjell 9 FOOD AND BEVERAGE IN BERGEN Circuit, waste deposal, sanitary equipment, kitchen, laundry, Tel: +47 56 33 48 66/ +47 47 65 06 58 NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. TV-room, swimming and fishing area. Open all year. helgnils@online-no - www.skogtun-camping.no Distance: 25 km from City Centre 9.1 RESTAURANTS (a selection of various types) LONE CAMPING AS Contact: Mr Helge Nilsen In Bergen you’ll find just about everything from tea rooms to gourmet fish restaurants, from small bistros to discothèques, bars and nightclubs. Hardangerveien 697, N-5268 Haukeland Price 2010: From from NOK 350 Ask a Bergenser where you should go and quite likely you’ll be directed to one of the city’s classic hostelries that has drawn customers Tel: +47 55 39 29 60 Fax: +47 55 39 29 79 Capacity: 4 chalets 50 tent/caravans for decades. Bergen has some of Norway’s most beautiful restaurants and some of its best cuisine too. Specialties are; Bergen fish soup, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lonecamping.no Description: smoked and cured salmon, fresh fish (catfish, monkfish), spekesild (herring), game and venison (elk, reindeer and deer). Other specialties; Distance: 19 km from city centre on Rv 580 The site has a beautiful view of the western islands and out skillingsbolle (cinnamon roll), fiskekake (fish cake) and freshly cooked shrimp on the Fish Market. Contact: towards the North Sea. Rooms/Motel/Cabins tent and Price 2010: Huts: NOK 530-1200, Appartments: caravan sites. Rowboats for hire that can be used for fishing trips. To make it easier for you to choose a restaurant for your group, a presentation has been made of some of the restaurants in Bergen, Description: Sotra also offers some of the best climbing terrain in Northern divided into the categories: Exclusive, Typical Bergen, International, and Specials. Prices are to give you a hint, and they are the price NOK 885-1115 Europe which attracts both amateur and professional climbers range of a main course. Lakeside, all conveniences, motel with 12 apts. and 28 huts, 200 from around the world. There are toilet facilities with shower, WC tents/caravans, TV-room, petrol station with shop, cafeteria. Open and wash basins. Bedlinen can be hired for NOK 75 per person. EXCLUSIVE Capacity Price range Website all year except Christmas. Bølgen & Moi 10-200 200-300 www.bolgenogmoi.no Cornelius 300 295-725 www.cornelius-restaurant.no MIDTTUN MOTEL & CAMPING AS Emily 160 95-365 www.clarionadmiral.no Midttunheia 3, N-5224 Nesttun Enhjørningen 75 199-550 www.enhjorningen.no Tel: +47 55 10 39 00 Fax: +47 55 10 46 40 Finnegaardsstuene 60 230-330 www.finnegaarden.no email@example.com Lyststedet Bellevue 10-400 235-710 www.bellevue.no Distance: 11 km from city centre on Rv 580 Restaurant Lucullus 75 150-365 www.neptunhotel.no Contact: Mr. Arild Midttun Smauet Mat & Vinhus 75 250-300 www.smauet.no Capacity: 6 camping chalets, 32 rooms – 127 beds. To Kokker 60 125-365 www.tokokker.no Price 2010: NOK 480-790. Description: TYPICAL BERGEN Capacity Price range Website All rooms with toilet/shower and kitchen. TV-room. Sauna, Beyer`en Bar + Restaurant 100 120-285 www.firsthotels.com/marin laundry, cafeteria. Open all year. Bryggeloftet & Stuene 200/100 199-350 www.bryggeloftet.no Bryggen Tracteursted 180 235-535 www.bellevue.no Dickens 200 150-280 www.dickensbergen.no Fløien Folkerestaurant 450 295-615 www.bellevue.no Gamle Bergen Tracteursted 56-100 180 www.gamle-bergen-tracteursted.no Holbergstuen 150 175-240 www.holbergstuen.no Kaffistova 55 90-160 www.hordaheimen.no sky:skraperen Restaurant 90 50-1200 www.ulriken643.no Wesselstuen 180 175-240 www.wesselstuen.no INTERNATIONAL Capacity Price range Website Amore Restaurant 200 39-245 www.ricks.no Casa del Toro 90 120-895 www.finnegaarden.no China Palace 130 65-320 Mongolian Barbecue Restaurant 100 Nama Sushi & Noodles 90 70-225 www.namasushi.no Pacific Restaurant 125-280 www.planetbergen.no Shanghai Kobe 100-200 Skibet Mex-Tex 130 50-410 www.7nights.no Steakers Bergen / Dampen 170 149-400 www.steakers.no Stragiotti Bar & Ristorante 65 100-280 T.G.I. Friday’s Restaurant & Bar 130 49-278 www.fridays.no Yang Tse Kiang 200 75-265 Yang Tse Kiang, Galleriet 120 75-265 SPECIALS Capacity Price range Website Allmenningen, Radisson Blu Royal Hotel 140-200 195-275 www.radisson.com Augustins Café & Conditori 170 www.augustin.no Augustin’s Deli 70 70-125 www.galleriet.no Banco Rotto 450 www.bancorotto.no Basaren 100 www.basaren.no Big Horn Steak house 100 www.bighorn.no Bjørgvin 280 65-200 www.scandichotels.no Brasseriet – Grand Terminus 150-250 www.ght.no Brasserie No22 110 190-295 www.augustin.no Café Opera 250 36-143 Cornelia Sjømatrestaurant 90 250- www.basaren.no Fagernes Yacht Club 400 109-279 www.fyc.no Glesvær Kafé & Catering 65 70-200 www.holmakaien.no Hanne på Høyden 70-100 35-650 www.spisestedet.no Harbour Cafe 134-295 www.planetbergen.no Jacob Aall Brasserie & Bar 300-700 www.jacobaall.no Jacobs Bar & Kjøkken 60+50 80-200 www.jacobsbergen.no 48 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 49 Kafe Kippers 600 62- 169 www.usf.no Description: For groups and individuals. The restaurant is located FLØIEN FOLKERESTAURANT - Bellevue Restauranter Lido 120 69-179 in the centre of Bergen. Smauet Mat & Vinhus offer high quality Fløifjellet 2 Mezzo 100 90-190 www.finnegaarden.no food, served by friendly and professional waiters. A la carte menu Post address: Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen and set menu. Fully licensed. Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 Michelsens Spisebar www.planetbergen.no Open: All week from 17.00. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bellevue.no Nøstet & Rotunde – Bergen Aquarium 90/240 www.akvariet.no Contact: Eric Saudan Ole Bull restaurant, Radisson Blu Hotel Norge 260 130-320 www.ole-bull.no TO KOKKER Description: For groups and individuals. Fløien Folkerestaurant is Pascal Bistro 50 120-250 www.neptunhotel.no Enhjørningsgården Bryggen, N-5003 Bergen situated at the top of the Fløien Funicular - 320 metres above sea Peer Gynt, Quality Hotel Edvard Grieg 190 91-268 www.choicehotels.no Tel: +47 55 30 69 55 Fax: +47 55 30 69 51 level. The restaurant, which opened in 1925 has been completely Peppes Pizza, Finnegaarden 90-240 89-200 www.peppes.no email@example.com - www.tokokker.no restored and is, with its distinctive architecture and prominent Peppes Pizza, Olav Kyrres gt 90-240 89-200 www.peppes.no Description: Restaurant with Norwegian ingredients, first location, without doubt an attraction in itself. Don’t miss the Peppes Pizza, Zachariasbryggen 90-240 89-200 www.peppes.no class quality. Norwegian/French kitchen. Unique atmosphere in amazing panoramic view of Bergen - the islands and - beyond - Pygmalion 40 50-150 www.pygmalion.no historical environment on the old Hanseatic Wharf Bryggen. Fully the North Sea. Menus are based on an innovative kitchen with Restaurant Amalie, Scandic Bergen City 170 125-250 www.scandichotels.no licensed. respect for traditions. Fully licensed. Skjellmannen Skalldyrbar 30 www.basaren.no Open: Mon-Sat 17.00-23.00. Open: May-Sept: Daily 11.00-24.00. Self service outdoor terrace Søtt + Salt, Radisson Blu Hotel Norge 50 www.sottogsalt.no Capacity: 60 persons. -à la carte restaurant. Oct-Apr: Sat-Sun 12.00-17.00. Cafeteria. Banquets on request all year. Capacity banquet 450, reception 500, restaurant 250. TYPICAL BERGEN RESTAURANTS GAMLE BERGEN TRACTEURSTED EXCLUSIVE RESTAURANTS restaurant is the place for the diner who appreciates the fruits of BEYER’EN BAR + RESTAURANT – First Hotel Marin Elsesro 1, N-5042 Bergen the sea. The atmosphere is relaxed and the view of the waterfront Rosenkrantzgaten 8, N-5003 Bergen BØLGEN & MOI – Bergen Art Museum fascinating. A wide range of fish and shellfish. Fully licensed. Tel: +47 55 25 70 34 Tel: +47 53 05 15 00 Fax: +47 53 05 15 01 Rasmus Meyers allé 9, N-5015 Bergen Open: Winter: Mon-Sat 16.00-23.00, Summer: Mon-Sun 16.00- Contact: Mrs. Torhild Spjutøy firstname.lastname@example.org - www.firsthotels.no Tel: +47 55 59 77 00 Fax: +47 55 33 03 22 23.00. Lunch only on request for groups min. 40 pax. email@example.com - www.tracteurstedet-gamle-bergen.no Description: Modern Norwegian menu, made with local products firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bolgenogmoi.no Capacity: 75 persons. Description: Old summer residence. Dating back to 1795. from Western Norway. Spacious restaurant with a separate bar Description: For groups and individuals. Lunch café: Mon-Sun Centrally located in the Old Bergen Museum (City museum). Big area. Casual and relaxed atmosphere. Beyer’en Bar + Restaurant is 11.00-17.00. (Closed Mondays 15 Sept – 15 May). Light dishes, FINNEGAARDSSTUENE garden. International and local cuisine. Fully licensed. situated perfectly between Bryggen and the famous fish marked. sandwiches, fish and shellfish, soups and cakes. From sandwich Rosenkrantzgt. 6, P.O.Box 1082, N-5809 Bergen Open: On request. Lunch on request. to 3 course surprise lunch. Brasserie: Tue-Sat 17.00-01.00. Also Tel: +47 55 55 03 00 - Fax: +47 55 31 58 11 Price: Dinner: from NOK 180. Open: Dinner 17:00-23.00. Bar: 17:00-01.00 Chambre Separée for 12 persons. Sunday buffet 11.00-17.00. Bar: email@example.com - www.finnegaarden.no Capacity: restaurant house: 100 persons, garden: 80 persons. Capacity 90-100 persons, Tue-Sat 18.00-01.00. Large selection of wines, beers and licors. Description: With its inviting architecture on the facade and Price: Starters from NOK 130,- . Main course from NOK 215,-. Cocktails and drinks on freshly made juice. Tapas, snacks and light candle lit haven from within, Finnegaardsstuene is one of Norway’s HOLBERGSTUEN Dinner from NOK 335,- Lunch from NOK 175,- dishes. Tårnsalen: This fabulous hall in the tower of Lysverket, is best gourmet restaurants. Formal dining, where one can enjoy Torgallmenningen 6, N-5014 Bergen DISCOUNT a gallery of different arts. The hall is used for closed parties and one of many wonderful seafood, meat or poultry dishes. Enjoy an Tel: +47 55 55 20 55 Fax: +47 55 55 20 51 BRYGGELOFTET & STUENE happenings. elegant evening featuring fine wines and impeccable service in firstname.lastname@example.org - www.holbergstuen.no Bryggen 11, N-5003 Bergen Open: Daily 11.00-01.00. Price range main course: NOK 200-300. one of Bergen’s conserved Hanseatic wooden buildings, built appr. Description: Holbergstuen has served hungry and thirsty Bergen Tel: +47 55 30 20 70 - Fax: +47 55 30 20 71 Capacity: 200 persons. Fully licensed. 1702. Located in the city centre, near Bryggen. Fully licenced. locals and visitors since 1927. The restaurant has an excellent email@example.com - www.bryggeloftet.no Open: Mon.-Sat. from 18.00. a la carte menu available all day in a charming and nostalgic Description: For groups and individuals. Traditional Bergen CORNELIUS atmosphere. A lunch menu with a variety of tasty dishes is served Restaurant with a view of the harbour, located on the old wharf, Holmen – Bjorøy, P.b. 27 N5174 Bergen RESTAURANT LUCULLUS - Neptun Hotel from 11.00 to 17.00. Visit Holbergstuen for a full meal or simply a Bryggen. Distinctive interior with roots back to 1910. The menu Tel: +47 56 33 48 80 – Fax: +47 55 59 04 81 Valkendorfsgate 8, N-5012 Bergen drink. Special lunch and dinner offers for groups. contains many Norwegian specialities; the recommendations are firstname.lastname@example.org - www.cornelius-restaurant.no Tel: +47 55 30 68 20 - Fax: +47 55 30 68 50 Open: 11.00– 00.30. fish and game prepared in real Bergen style. Fully licensed. Description: One of Norway’s best and most exciting seafood email@example.com - www.neptunhotel.no Capacity: 150 persons. Open: Mon-Sat 11.00-23.30, Sun 13.00-23.30. restaurants is situated on a small island just outside Bergen, Description: For smaller groups and individuals. Award-winning Price: Dinners from NOK 175 to NOK 240. Price: Light dishes from NOK 99, 3 course group lunches from NOK where you can enjoy one of the most exotic experiences the gourmet restaurant based on the French cuisine, with focus on 185. Dinner: Main course NOK 199 – 350. skerries of Western Norway have to offer in beautiful surroundings. local products and its own quality brands. Beautiful Venetian KAFFISTOVA Capacity: 200/100 persons. An excellent menu with delicious fish, shellfish and seafood chandeliers, elegant wallpapers and a trendy interior combined Best Western Hotell Hordaheimen DISCOUNT dishes. Departure by boat at 18.00 from 18 May to 18 Sept. with fresh flowers, candles, silverware and crystal contributes to C. Sundtsgate 18, N-5004 Bergen BRYGGEN TRACTEURSTED - Bellevue Restauranter as (Monday to Saturday). Also departure 11.00 from 1 July to 15 creating the pleasant atmosphere of Bergen’s number one gourmet Tel: +47 55 33 50 00 Fax: +47 55 23 49 50 Bryggestredet 2 - Bryggen Aug. Return trips to Bergen arriving at 16.00 and 23.00 (Monday restaurant. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.hordaheimen.no Post address: Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen to Saturday). Departure from Dreggekaien quay opposite the Lucullus is famous for its first-class cuisine and excellent wine Description: Kaffistova looks after good Norwegian traditons. Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 - Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 Radisson Blu Hotel/Bryggen in Bergen. See the website or contact menu. Fully licensed. Offers the guests authentic Norwegian country cooking, culture email@example.com - www.bellevue.no the booking office. Excellent facilities for functions, meetings, Open: Mon-Fri 17.00-23.00, Sat 19.00-23.00, Sun closed. and tradition. Fully licensed. Contact: Eric Saudan courses and conferences. Remember to make a reservation. July: closed. Open: 11.00-20.00 (21.00 in the summer). Description: For groups and individuals. Situated at the famous Capacity: 300. Open: Daily 11.00 – 01.00. Capacity: 75 persons. Price: Main course: NOK 90-160. Wharf, Bryggen Tracteursted -est.1708- is reopened in its Price range, lunch NOK 295,- to NOK 395, Capacity: 55 persons. historical buildings and presents the genuine atmosphere from the Dinner: 3 courses NOK 525, 4 courses NOK 625 , 5 courses LYSTSTEDET BELLEVUE - Bellevue Restauranter AS Hanseatic period. A modern kitchen inspired by traditions from NOK 725. Fully licensed Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen Bergen and Hanseatic cooking, with a wide selection of beverages. SKY:SKRAPEREN RESTAURANT Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 Speciality: Hanseatic Evening for groups of 30-60 persons. À la Byfjellene 18, N-5009 Bergen EMILY - Clarion Hotel Admiral firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bellevue.no carte restaurant – Cafè and Garden. Tel: +47 53 643 643 Fax: +47 55 52 61 71 C. Sundtsgate 9-13, N-5004 Bergen Contact: Eric Saudan Open: May-Sept: Daily 11.00-24.00. Oct-Apr: Tue-Sat 17.00- email@example.com - www.ulriken643.no Tel: +47 55 23 64 29 Fax: +47 55 23 64 64 Description: For groups booked in advance. With its magnificent 24.00. Banquets on request all year. Contact: Arthur Fjetland firstname.lastname@example.org - www.clarionadmiral.no location in quiet surroundings overlooking Bergen, Lyststedet Description: A restaurant with panoramic views that serves Description: For groups and individuals. The restaurant ”Emily” Bellevue - est.1899 - offers you an unique experience. Menues DICKENS RESTAURANT “mountain seafood” and exciting local dishes. Outdoor serves buffets and à la carte courses. For groups and “big based on gourmet traditions, an extensive winelist and friendly, Kong Olav V`s plass 4, N-5807 Bergen serving: enjoy refreshments in a sun lounger or a picnic on the occasions,” they offer feasts set above the sea, coffee on the thoughtful service. Elegant banquet facilities and garden. Back in Tel: +47 55 36 31 30 - Fax: +47 55 23 33 80 mountainside. Fully licensed pier, and an unforgettable panoramic view of Vågen, Bryggen, time with Mathildes dinner. Fully licenced. email@example.com - www.dickensbergen.no Open: 09.00 – 18.00. Lunch/dinner/terrace 18.00 – 01.30 Håkonshallen, Fløyen, and the Fish Market. Open: Daily 12.00- Open: All year on request. Description: Dickens is an international restaurant with a Reservations only. 22.30. Capacity: 160 persons. Fully licensed. Capacity banquet 10-400. magnificent view located in the centre of Bergen. Dickens caters Capacity: 90 persons. for groups and individuals, and is offering exciting lunch, a great Price: NOK 50 – 1200. ENHJØRNINGEN SMAUET MAT & VINHUS dinner menu and a variety of drinks and coffee. Welcome to a Enhjørningsgården, N-5003 Bergen Vaskerelvsmauet 1, N-5014 Bergen remarkable dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere! Fully WESSELSTUEN Tel: +47 55 30 69 50 Fax: +47 55 30 69 51 Tel: +47 90299900 licensed. Øvre Ole Bulls plass 6, N-5014 Bergen DISCOUNT firstname.lastname@example.org - www.enhjorningen.no email@example.com - www.smauet.no Open: Mon-Sat: 11.00-00.30, Sun: 13.00-00.30. Tel: +47 55 55 49 49 Fax: +47 55 55 49 50 Description: For groups and individuals. Enhjørningen Fish Contact: Mr. Christian Stokke Mathisen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.wesselstuen.no 50 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 51 Description: Wesselstuen is one of Bergens most loved classics! SHANGHAI KOBE SPECIALS BEREDT KLØVER CAFE Actors, politicians and journalists have all frequented this Lodin Lepps gate 4, N-5003 Bergen Strandgaten 15 (Kløverhuset shopping), N-5013 Bergen restaurant since 1957. Offers a full a la carte menu ranging from Tel: +47 55 96 10 59 ALLMENNINGEN - Radisson SAS Royal Hotel Tel: +47 55 62 54 58 – www.kloverhuset.com small dishes to three course menus, and a cosy outdoor dining Description: Just a small walk from the Wharf, in Lodin Leppsgt. Bryggen, N-5835 Bergen Description: Light dishes, bread, sandwiches, salad, pastries, area where smoking is permitted. Contact for special lunch and 4, you find Shanghai Kobe, a small chinese familiy restaurant Tel: +47 55 54 30 00, Fax: +47 55 32 48 08 cake e.t.c dinner offers for groups. Fully licenced. of the special kind that means good homecooking, a friendly email@example.com Open: 11.00 – 00.30. athmosphere and affordable prices. Taste food from all over China, www.royal.bergen.radissonsas.com BIG HORN STEAK HOUSE Capacity: 180 persons. not only the mild and elegant dishes from Canton that most Description: For groups and individuals. Under a glass ceiling, Lodin Leppsgt. 2B, 5003 Bergen Price: Main course: NOK 175 – 240. people know by now, but also the spicier courses from Sichuan. the Almenningen restaurant offers lunch buffet and à la carte Tel: +47 55 36 60 60 - Fax: +47 55 32 26 57 Dine at the restaurant or take away. dining. Special group menus - contact them for a good offer. Fully firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bighorn.no licensed. Description: Big Horn Steak House is an American inspired INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANTS SKIPET TEX MEX Open: Mon-Fri: 11.30-22.00 and Sat-Sun: 12.30-12.00. Price: steakhouse, which specializes in serving beef of highest quality to Torget 2, N-5012 Bergen Lunch buffet 275 NOK per person. its customers and guests. Here you get large meals in a nice and AMORE RESTAURANT Capacity: 220 persons. warm atmosphere. Tel: +47 55 55 31 58 Fax: +47 55 55 31 30 Kong Oskarsgate 12, N-5014 Bergen Open: Mon-sat: 15.00-23.00 and Sun: 14.00-22.00. www.ricks.no - www.7nights.no Tel: +47 55 55 31 57 Fax: +47 55 55 31 30 Description: Skipet Tex Mex is situated at Bergens most famous AUGUSTINs CAFÉ & CONDITORI www.ricks.no - www.7nights.no BJØRGVIN - Scandic Bergen Airport Restaurant houses at the Fish Maket, Serving Tex Mex food and Torgalmenningen 8 (Galleriet Shopping Centre), N-5014 Bergen Description: Amore is an Italian Restaurant, serving Italian food Kokstadflaten 2, N-5863 Bergen other specialities. Tel: +47 55 32 35 25 Fax: +47 55 31 99 42 and Tapas. The restaurant is at the 1st floor of Dr. Livingstone Tel: +47 21 61 44 00 Fax: +47 21 61 44 11 Open: every day email@example.com - www.galleriet.no close to the Fish market with big outdoor seating. firstname.lastname@example.org Description: For groups and individuals. Situated in the Galleriet Open: Every day www.scandichotels.no - www.kongresshotellene.no STEAKERS shopping centre in the main square, close to the Fish Market. Description: For groups and individuals. Comfortable restaurant. CASA DEL TORO Bryggen 7, N-5003 Bergen Homemade Norwegian and international dishes; sandwiches, light The best for organized functions, large capacity for weddings, Rosenkrantzgaten 6, P.O. Box, N-5003 Bergen Tel: +47 55 55 48 30 Fax: +47 55 55 48 31 courses and main courses. Delicious homemade cakes and pastries. business gettogethers, and parties/Christmas dinners. À la carte Tel: +47 55 55 03 10 Fax: +47 55 31 58 11 email@example.com - www.steakers.no Set menus for groups. Fast service. Fully licensed. Access for and special menus for organized functions. Fully licensed. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.finnegaarden.no Contact: Mrs. Toril Holt physically disabled persons. Capacity: 280 persons. Contact: Eivind Hjulstad Description: Steakhouse on the 1st floor at Bryggen.For groups Open: Mon-Fri 10.00-20.30, Sat 10.00-18.00, Sun.: Closed. Description: For more than ten years Casa del Toro has and individuals. Fully licensed. Capacity: 170 persons. BRASSERIET- Grand Terminus wholeheartedly maintained its distinction as one of Bergen’s Open: 16.00-23.00 Zander Kaaes gate 6, 5015 Bergen favourite restaurants. The cuisine is based on a classical Price: Main course from 149. AUGUSTINs DELI Tel: +47 55 21 25 00 Fax: +47 55 21 25 01 Continental and Mexican approach, using the finest ingredienst Capacity: 120 persons. Torgalmenningen 8 (Galleriet Shopping Centre), N-5014 Bergen email@example.com – www.ght.no that are seasonally available, accentuating brilliance and Tel: +47 55 32 35 25 Fax: +47 55 31 99 42 Description: For groups in Brasseriet and for individuals in the eloquence. Casa del Toro is located in a restored Hanseatic STRAGIOTTI BAR & RISTORANTE firstname.lastname@example.org - www.galleriet.no intimate Grand Whisky Bar & Ambrosia. The restaurants serve both building, where you get a combination of Medevial Bergen and Vestre Torvgt. 3, N-5015 Bergen Description: Situated in the Galleriet shopping centre in the traditional and tasty trendy food made from the best ingredients. the flavour of Mexico. It is located in a charming little street, Tel: +47 55 90 31 00 Fax: +47 55 90 08 69 main square, close to the Fish Market. Homemade Norwegian and Set menus for groups for lunch and dinner. Fully licenced. Bus neighbouring to several Historic buildings, only a short stroll from email@example.com international dishes. Large salad buffet, sandwiches, pastries, parking outside. the city centre. Fully licensed. Contact: Ms. Maria Stragiotti homemade Italian pizza and pasta. Playroom for children. Fast Open: Daily on request. Open from 15.00-24.00. Description: Modern Italian restaurant. Good atmosphere. Run by service. Fully licensed. Capacity: 150. Banquet facilities for up to 250 persons. family. Fully licensed. Free wireless internet access. Access for physically disabled CHINA PALACE Open: 12.00-24.00. persons. BRASSERIE NO22 - Augustin Hotel Strandgaten 2, N-5013 Bergen Capacity: 148 persons. Open: Mon-Fri: 10.00 – 19.00, Sat: 10.00 – 18.00, Sun: Closed. C. Sundts gate 22, N-5004 Bergen Tel: +47 55 21 28 38 Fax: +47 55 21 28 30 Price: Main course NOK 240. Capacity: 70 persons. Tel: +47 55 30 40 00 Fax: +47 55 30 40 10 Contact: Mr. Remi Mailer - firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com - www.augustin.no Description: For groups and individuals. Situated on T.G.I. FRIDAY’S RESTAURANT & BAR BANCO ROTTO AS Description: Our brasserie is modern and decorated with a rustic Torgallmenning, close to the Fish Market and the Tourist – Radisson Blu Hotel Norge DISCOUNT Vågsallmenningen 16, N-5014 Bergen feel. Classic white walls, and possibly the longest soda in the city, information. Top quality food in exclusive surroundings at Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 4, N-5807 Bergen Tel: +47 401 02 030 / +47 55 31 55 55 make this room an excellent choice for clubs and groups who want reasonable prices. The menu includes specialities like live lobster. Tel: +47 55 56 32 40 - Fax: +47 55 56 32 39 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bancorotto.no to eat out and be seated together. Set menus for groups for lunch Capacity: 130 persons. Fully licensed. Booking1000@fridays.no - www.fridays.no Contact: Ms. Camilla Kallestad and dinner. Fully licensed. Accessible for people with physical Contact: Kari Hermansen Description: Two restaurants in addition to a patio, several bars, disabilities. Altona Wine bar is located in a restored 400 year old MONGOLIAN BARBECUE RESTAURANT Description: T.G.I. Friday’s offers a wide selection of dishes and two private dining rooms and stage show. cellar. Olav Kyrresgt. 39, N-5014 Bergen has something for everyone. Informal atmosphere and top-of- The restaurants offer everything from lunch to seven-course Open: Daily on request. Tel: +47 55 32 39 15 Fax: +47 55 318472 the-class cocktail bar makes us the perfect place to meet for any dinner. “Filialen Brasserie” is an excellent place to have a great Price: Dinner: NOK 295 - 495. Description: A culinary experience in Bergen. You can combine occasion. Lunch, dinner, after work or late night, you’re always lunch or dinner. “Banken a la carte” ’is a beautiful restaurant Capacity: 102 persons. lamb, pork, beef,chicken, vegetables and sauces to suite your own welcome to T.G.I. Friday’s! focusing on local quality products and traditions. Live music Banquet facilities up to 102 persons. tastes at the buffet. Fully licensed. Open: Mon-Sat: from 11.30, Sun: from 12.00. on stage every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Fully Capacity: 130. CAFÉ OPERA Capacity: 100 persons. licenced. Engen 18, N-5011 Bergen DISCOUNT Open: Tel: +47 55 23 03 15 Fax: +47 55 36 23 39 NAMA SUSHI & NOODLES YANG TSE KIANG Filialen Brasserie Torget 3, N-5014 Bergen email@example.com Lodin Leppsgt. 2B, N-5003 Bergen Monday - Thursday: 10.00 – 22.00 Description: Affordable, interesting menu with a mix of local and Tel: +47 55 32 20 10. Fax: +47 55 32 26 57 Tel: +47 55 31 66 66 Fax: +47 55 31 70 14 Thursday - Saturday 10.00 – 23.00 Contact: Mr. Remi Mailer - firstname.lastname@example.org foreign dishes. Sandwiches, lunch and dinner. Food served till email@example.com www.namasushi.no Sunday: 12.00 – 20.00 23.00. Late night bar with cocktails, live music and DJ’s. Outdoor Description: Nama Sushi & Noodles is a select Sushi restaurant in Description: For groups and individuals. Chinese restaurant that Banken Á La Carte: overlooks two of the city’s great attractions; the Fish Market and seating availible. Fully licensed. Bergen, with good quality Sushi and Asian food. Beside the Sushi Sunday - Monday: Closed Open: 11.00-03.00 Bar you can enjoy warm Asian dishes from the a la Carte menu. the busy Harbour. Reputation for good food at reasonable prices, Tuesday - Saturday: 18.00 – 23.00 and friendly service. Fully licensed. Price: Main course: NOK 89-143 Nama Sushi & Noodles is in the centre of Bergen. Visit Nama for a Capacity: 253 persons. raw sushi experience, delicious and inviting. Capacity: 240 persons. BASAREN Open: Mon-Sat: 15.00-23.00 and Sun: 14.00-22.00 Vetrelidsallmenningen 2, N-5014 Bergen CORNELIA SJØMATRESTAURANT YANG TSE KIANG, GALLERIET Tel: +47 55 01 18 85 Vetrelidsallmenningen 2, N-5014 Bergen PACIFIC RESTAURANT Torgallmenning 8, N-5014 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.basaren.no Tel: +47 55 01 18 85 Torget 13, N-5014 Bergen Tel: +47 55 32 88 86 Description: A nice restaurant who guaranties a lovely and email@example.com - www.basaren.no Tel: +47 55 30 09 10 – Fax: 5530 09 09 Description: For groups and individuals. Chinese restaurant inside charming atmosphere in one of the eldest and historical locations Description: The shellfish restaurant named Cornelia offers a large firstname.lastname@example.org - www.planetbergen.no the Galleriet shopping center. Warm athmosphere and reasonable in Bergen. Their menus are basically based on Norwegian and number of high quality fresh products from the fish market and Description: Chef from Vietnam, which prepares the most exotic prices. Fully lincesed. Nordic food where they use local products. Fully licensed. Access their exclusive fish-basins. Fully licensed. Access for physically dishes, and ensures that you get an unforgettable meal. Large Capacity: 100 persons. for physically disabled people. disabled people. selection of beverages. Groups for private functions are welcome. Open: Mon – Sat: 10.00 – 23.00, Sun: 13.00 – 22.00. Open: Mon - Sun 12.00 – 22.00 Open: Tue-Sat: 14.00-23.00. Sun: 14.00-21.00 Capacity: 100 Capacity: 90 52 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 53 FAGERNES YACHT CLUB Open: Daily 14.00 – 24.00 ( 01.00). Summer season from 10.00. style. The harmonious combination of food, wine, interior and email@example.com Straumevegen 168, N-5151 Straumsgrend, Norway Capacity: 60 persons indoor, 50 persons outside service makes a visit to Pascal much more than just a good meal Contact: Lisbeth Pedersen Tel: +47 55 12 50 80 Fax: +47 55 12 23 03 in a restaurant. Fully licensed. Description: Smag & Behag is a restaurant serving high quality firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fyc.no KAFÉ KIPPERS Open: Mon-Sat 11.30-23.00, Sun 14.00-23.00. warm and cold food, located in the largest shopping centre Description: For groups and individuals. Fagernes has an exciting Georgernes Verft 12, N-5011 Bergen DISCOUNT outside Bergen. Smag & Behag caters for groups and individuals and tasteful á la carte menu in a cosy, maritime setting, an Mailing address: Valkendorfsgaten 1B, N-5012 Bergen PEER GYNT - Quality Hotel Edvard Grieg in a relaxed atmosphere. Smag & Behag also serves Norwegian and intimate bar and a popular outdoor serving on the wharf, where Tel: +47 55 31 00 60 Fax: +47 55 36 23 39 Sandsliåsen 50, N-5254 Sandsli Italian ice cream from one of the the nicest displays in Bergen. you can enjoy both a good meal and good drinks throughout the email@example.com- www.usf.no Tel: +47 55 98 00 00 Fax: +47 55 98 01 50 summer season. Fully licensed. Description: For groups and individuals. Indoor café and outdoor firstname.lastname@example.org - www.choicehotels.no SØTT+SALT RESTAURANT - Radisson Blu Hotel Norge Open: Sun 13.00-20.00 Mon-Sat: Prebooking only. Capacity: 400 terrace. Kafé Kippers has a splendid view over the fjord and the Contact: Mr. Stephan Olsen Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 4, N-5807 Bergen persons. islands surrounding Bergen. Budget priced food, friendly atmos- Description: Peer Gynt has a capacity up to 250 guests. The chefs Tel: +47 40003713 Prices: see www.fyc.no. phere, and long sunny evenings in a unique setting much appre- have prepared an exiting menu which includes both Norwegian email@example.com ciated by locals. The café is located in Verftet USF. The café also and international cuisine. After dinner ”Anitra Bar” is the perfect Description: Søtt+Salt Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant with HANNE PÅ HØYDEN offer banquet possibilities for up to 500 persons. Fully licensed. place to socialize and enjoy a drink. Large terrace in connection an relaxed atmosphere with focus on quality produce and food and Fosswinckelsgate 18, 5007 Bergen Open all year: Mon-Fri 11.00-00.30, Sat-Sun 12.00-00.30. with the restaurant, were you can enjoy warm summer evenings. wine in harmony. The restaurant is run by 3 well know chefs and Tel.: +47 55 32 34 32 Kitchen open till 23.00. 2 sommeliers with a background from all over the world. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.spisestedet.no Price: Hot meals start at approx. NOK 62. PEPPES PIZZA Distance: City centre, 100 m from Grieghallen Tel: +47 22 22 55 55 Fax: +47 67 54 32 52 Contact: Mark Pettit 9.2 BARS AND NIGHTCLUBS LIDO - VÅGEN RESTAURANT AS email@example.com - www.peppes.no Description: You will experience real Norwegian flavours that will Torgallmenningen 1A, N-5014 Bergen Description: For groups and individuals. Several restaurants in the ALTONA WINE BAR – Augustin Hotel tickle your taste buds. The ingredients are harvested from local, Tel: +47 55 32 59 12 - Fax: +47 55 36 73 66 area. Pizza restaurants with a cosy, warm and rustic atmosphere. C. Sundts gate 22, N-5004 Bergen ecological farms. Enjoy your natural meal in a city surrounding. Contact: Asbjørg Hjartåker Fully licensed Tel: +47 55 30 40 00 Fax: +47 55 30 40 10 Price and opening hours: Description: Home made traditional Norwegian food. Excellent Open: Daily 11.00 (13.00)- 23.00 (24.00) firstname.lastname@example.org - www.augustin.no NOK 35/295 in the Café from 11.30-17.00. view of the harbour and the wharf. Fully licensed. Price: Lunch: NOK 99-250. Dinner: NOK 99-250 Description: This 400 years old basement has a unique, rustic, NOK 500/650 for dinner from 18.00- 22:00 Open: Winter: Mon-Fri 10.00-19.00, Sat: 10.00-18.00, Sun: 13.00- Capacity: 90-240 persons. and historic setting, with original slate floors from the 1600s, Bar open til 24.00 18.00. Summer: Mon-Fri: 10.00-22.00, Sat: 10.00-21.00. Sun: wooden beams supporting the ceiling and with chalked walls and Sunday - rest day! 13.00-21.00. PYGMALION ØKOCAFÉ & GALLERI a candlelight atmosphere. You will not find anything like it. A la Capacity: 70 seats inside, 40 seats outside in the backgarden Capacity: 120 persons. Nedre Korskirkeallmenning 4, N-5017 Bergen carte and set menus, light meals, tapas and wine tasting. Wide Tel: +47 55 32 33 60 / +47 900 39 652 selection of fine wine and liquor. Fully licensed. HARBOUR CAFE MEZZO www.pygmalion.no Open: Mon-Sat 18.00-01.00. Torget 9, N-5014 Bergen Finnegaarden 2a, P.O. Box 1082, N-5809 Bergen Description: Pygmalion is situated nearby the Fish Market. Capacity: 40 persons. Tel: +47 55 30 09 00 – Fax: 5530 09 09 Tel: +47 55 55 03 03 - +47 55 31 58 11 Pygmalion is an informal café/restaurant with a relaxed and cosy email@example.com - www.planetbergen.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.finnegaarden.no athmosphere. Exiting Norwegian /international menu. All dishes BAKLOMMEN BAR Description: Located next to Scruffy Murphy’s, with its special Contact: Eivind Hjulstad are homemade from mainly organic ingredients. A good selection Enhjørningsgården, Bryggen, N-5003 Bergen mixed atmosphere of America and Bergen. Only the best Description: From its homemade sauces, bread and sorbet to its of organic juices, coffe, beer and wine. Can serve breakfast, lunch Tel: 55 32 27 47 ingredients are used in preparing the food, and the portions are warm, inviting atmosphere and prevalent decor, Mezzo provides a and dinner for groups up to 40 people. Big groups must order in Description: Baklommen Bar is connected to To Kokker always generous. fresh, contemporary take on traditional Mediterranean cuisine. advance. Monthly Art exhibitions. restaurant, and is beautifully situated in the heart of the Open: Mon-Thur: 11.00-02.00. Fri-Sat: 11.00-02.30. Open daily: 18.00-24.00. Hanseatic Wharf, Bryggen. Friendly atmosphere and personal Sun: 13.00 – 01.00 RESTAURANT AMALIE - Scandic Bergen City service in a warm and nice bar. MICHELSENS SPISEBAR Håkonsgaten 2, N-5015 Bergen GLESVÆR KAFE & CATERING Christies gate 10, N-5015 Bergen Tel: +47 55 30 90 80 - Fax: +47 55 23 49 20 BANCO ROTTO AS N- 5381 Glesvær Tel: +47 55 55 70 70 59 – Fax: 5530 09 09 email@example.com - www.scandichotels.no Vågsallmenningen 16, N-5014 Bergen Tel: 47 56 33 90 80/+47 951 033 94 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.planetbergen.no Description: For groups and individuals. The restaurant serves a Tel: +47 401 02 030 / +47 55 31 55 55 email@example.com - www.holmakaien.no Description: Offers a healthy, quick and tasty food made from varied lunch and evening menu. Fully licensed. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bancorotto.no Description: The restaurant/coffee shop is situated at the old scratch with fresh ingredients. Food to suit people on the go. Open: Daily 06.30-22.30. Description: Live live music on stage every Wednesday, Thursday, trading place of Glesvær, a trading place with history going back Suits healthy, active people who prefer multiple small, lighter Capacity: 170 persons. Friday and Saturday. Fully licenced. to the 17 century. Glesvær is situated by the sea, southwest of meals rather than large and heavy. Open: Monday - Tuesday closes at 24.00 Bergen. Exhibitons and concerts. Fising trips. Access by car or by Open: Mon-Wed: 07.00 – 23.30. Thur-Fri: 07.00 – 00.30. Sat: RESTAURANT LINDBERGH / LOBBY BAR Wednesday - Thursday closes at 01.00 boat, 35 minutes from Bergen. Open: 10.00 – 21.00. Possibility 08.00 – 00.30. Sun: 09.00 – 00.30. Thon Hotell Bergen Airport Friday - Saturday closes at 02.30 for longer on request. Kokstadveien 3, N-5257 Kokstad Sunday closes at 20.00 NØSTET & ROTUNDEN - Bergen Aquarium Tel: +47 55 92 00 00 Fax: +47 55 92 00 01 JACOB AALL BRASSERIE & BAR Tel: +47 55 55 71 71 email@example.com www.thonhotels.no/bergenairport BEYER’EN BAR + RESTAURANT - First Hotel Marin Småstrandgt. 3. 5014 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.akvariet.no Description: The Restaurant Lindbergh is offering a large Rosenkrantzgaten 8, N-5003 Bergen Tel: +47 55 30 71 00 - Fax: +47 55 30 71 01 Description: For groups and individuals. The Aquarium’s selection of dishes. Serve everything from a light lunch meal to a Tel: +47 53 05 15 00 Fax: +47 53 05 15 01 Bergen@jacobaall.no - www.jacobaall.no restaurant, tastefully decorated as an old-time boathouse. There big candlelight dinner. Prices begin at NOK 70 for starters, rising Renate.email@example.com - www.firsthotels.no/marin Description: Jacob Aall Brasserie & Bar has been a huge success are even more rooms at the Aquarium suitable for a dinner up to up to NOK 280 for main dishes. Fully licensed Lobby Bar is a place Description: Casual and relaxed Bar. in Oslo and in March 2009 the third restaurant opened, this time 240 persons. for an apertiff, and justifiably famous for after dinner cocktails. in Bergen. Conveniently located on top of Xhibition shopping Open: Sat-Sun 10.00-18.00, May-Sept: Daily 09.00-20.00. Seperat dining rooms for 10 to 180 persons can be offered on BRYGGEN PIANOBAR centre, just off Torgallmenningen. Jacob Aall is the place to go Capacity: 90 persons. Fully licensed. pre-order. Please contact the sales office. Tel: +47 55 96 15 00 wether you want a coffee, to eat lunch, dinner or simply enjoy a www.bryggenpianobar.no cocktail and good music. The interior is elegant and modern, with OLE BULL RESTAURANT - Radisson Blu Hotel Norge SKJELLMANNEN SKALLDYRBAR Description: Pianobar Fridays and Saturdays. Fully licensed. warm colours and creative details. Fully licensed. Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 4, N-5807 Bergen Vetrelidsallmenningen 2, N-5014 Bergen Open: Fri–Sat: 22.00–03.00. Open: Sun-Wed: 11.00-01.00. Thur-Sat: 11.00-02.30. Capacity: Tel: +47 55 57 30 00 Tel: +47 55 01 18 85 300 for the restaurant, 700 including the bar. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ole-bull.no email@example.com - www.basaren.no CAFE CONTRA BAR - Radisson SAS Hotel Norge Description: Ole Bull Restaurant, with its views of the pulsating Description: Situated in the heart of our exclusive food market in Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 4, N-5807 Bergen JACOBS BAR & KJØKKEN city life, serves the generous Super Breakfast and lunch buffet as the historical building “Kjøttbasaren” from 1877. Here you’ll find Tel: +47 55 55 96 55 Fax: +47 55 61 99 59 Kong Oscarsgt. 44, N-5017 Bergen well as light bites. A daily à la carte menu is also available with a different kinds of high quality fresh products from the fish market firstname.lastname@example.org - www.cafecontrabar.no Tel: 47 55 54 41 60 Fax: +47 55 54 41 69 variety of international dishes. and their exclusive fish-basins – all of the best quality. Fully Description: Sit down in the modern and convenient bar and email@example.com – www.jacobsbergen.no licensed. Access for physically disabled people. enjoy the soothing environment, the smooth drinks and just Contact: Mr. Erik Berstad PASCAL BISTRO – Neptun Hotel Open: Mon – Sat: 10.00 – 23.00, Sun 13.00 – 22.00. enjoy life. Offers a variety of lunch and dinner courses. At night Description: Jacobs, the gastropub in Bergen where food comes Valkendorfsgate 8, N-5807 Bergen Capacity: 30 it transforms into a club scene with smooth music from DJs. Café first. The menu is based on local and organic produce, and the Tel: +47 55 30 68 20 Fax: +47 55 30 68 50 Contra Bar – a continental experience in the heart of Bergen. food is both traditional and seasonal. And since Bergen is located firstname.lastname@example.org - www.neptunhotel.no SMAG & BEHAG - Lagunen Storsenter Open: Mon-Tue 12.00-01.00, Wed-Thu 12.00-02.00, Fri-Sat 12.00- by the fjords, it is natural that a big part of the menu is based on Description: For groups and individuals. With its Continental style Laguneveien 1, N-5239 Rådal 03.00, Sun 12.00 –02.00. Age limit Sunday-Thursday: 20 years what the coast has to offer. Pascal Bistro is a pulsating drop-in restaurant in French bistro Tel: +47 55 13 46 60 Fax: +47 55 13 98 42 limit. Friday-Saturday: 24 years limit.. ID requested. 54 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 55 CAFÉ OPERA MICHELSENS SPISEBAR SUN Z BAR WESSEL BAR Engen 18, N-5011 Bergen DISCOUNT Christies gate 10, N-5015 Bergen Torget 2, N-5012 Bergen Øvre Ole Bulls plass 6, N-5014 Bergen Tel: +47 55 23 03 15 Fax: +47 55 36 23 39 Tel: +47 55 55 70 70 59 – Fax: 5530 09 09 Tel: +47 55 55 31 58 Fax: +47 55 55 31 30 Tel: +47 55 55 49 49 Fax: +47 55 55 49 50 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org - www.planetbergen.no www.ricks.no - www.7nights.no email@example.com - www.wesselstuen.no Description: Café style during daytime. Club scene at night. Fully Description: Offers a healthy, quick and tasty food made from Description: Sun Z Bar is situated at Bergens most famous Description: Continue your evening in Bergens licensed. scratch with fresh ingredients. Food to suit people on the go. Restaurant houses at the Fish Maket. For fantastic only Aquavit bar: Wessel Bar, with a drink in good company. Open: Mon 11.00-00.30,Tue-Thu 11.00-03.00, Fri-Sat 11.00- Suits healthy, active people who prefer multiple small, lighter Cocktails and big terrasses to overview the sunset. Have a selection of several beers on tap, in addidition to a large 03.00, Sun 12.00-00.30. meals rather than large and heavy. Dancing oppertunities from midnight. selection of bottled beers, wine and spirits. Pleasant jazz-, folk-, Price: Lunch NOK 36-89. Dinner NOK 89-143. Open: Mon-Wed: 07.00 – 23.30. Thur-Fri: 07.00 – 00.30. Sat: Open: Every day. and popular music and the occational soccer game on wide screen Capacity: 253 persons. Outdoor seating available. 08.00 – 00.30. Sun: 09.00 – 00.30. sets the TONGA BAR atmosphere. Fully licenced CLUB RICKS PACIFIC BAR Torget 9, N-5014 Bergen Open: 15.00-02.00. Veiten 3, N-5012 Bergen Torget 13, N-5014 Bergen Tel: +47 55 30 09 00 – Fax: 55 30 09 09 Capacity: 50 persons. Tel: +47 55 55 31 31 Fax: +47 55 55 31 30 Tel: +47 55 30 09 13 – Fax: 55 30 09 09 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.planetbergen.no www.ricks.no - www.7nights.no email@example.com - www.planetbergen.no Description: Located in the third floor of the Harbor Cafe. The Description: Rick’s has 3 places in one; bar, dancing with live Description: Pacific Bar offers an open area towards the street interior of real bamboo offers an southern ambiance with perhaps music and disco. Theatre and concerts in one of Bergen’s best where you can enjoy the view to the Fish Market. A long bar with the city’s largest selection of exotic cocktails. Food from the settings. Wide range of entertainment. special ambiance and distinctive decor. The long table is ideal for Harbors rich menu. Open: Friday, Saturaday, Sunday a night out in pleasant company of friends. ZACHEN PIANO BAR DYVEKES VINKJELLER PERGOLA FOOD AND WINEBAR Zachariasbryggen, Torget 5, N-5014 Bergen Nedre Korskirkealm. 9b N-5017 Bergen Tel: +47 55 55 96 55 Fax: +47 55 61 99 59 Hollendergaten 17, N-5014 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org www.kjs.no Tel: +47 55 32 30 60 Fax: +47 55 32 25 42 Contact: Mr. Bjørn Johnsson Description: The most popular Piano Bar in Bergen –on email@example.com Description: Wine bar offering a wide selection of wines, cheeses, Zachariasbryggen Live entertainment– karaoke every Sun and Mon. Description: For groups and individuals. hams and salami. In the courtyard you can enjoy a Southern Shows football matches and sports events. Fully licensed. Capacity: European atmosphere. Dyvekes Vinkjeller: 35 persons Open: Mon-Thur and Sun: 15.00-01.00. Fri: 15.00-02.00. Gjest Baardsens Kjeller: 70 persons Sat: 12.00-02.00. Cafe Kong Christian II: 35 persons Statsmegler Proms Hus: 35 persons Fully licensed. PIREN BAR Zachariasbryggen, Torget 5, N-5014 Bergen FEMTE I ANDRE BAR - Strand Hotel Tel: +47 55 55 96 55 Fax: +47 55 61 99 59 Strandkaien 2 B, N-5013 Bergen www.kjs.no Tel: 55 59 33 00 Description: A real partybar where you can release yourself to firstname.lastname@example.org – www.strandhotel.no great music from the 80s until today. Great atmosphere and one of Description: Internationally renowned bar, rated as one of the best locations in Bergen. Fully licensed. the five best bars in Norway, based on expertise and its wide selection. Offers a large selection of whisky brands and the town’s PRIVATEN BAR most exquisite cognac. Vaskerelvsmauet 1, 5014 Bergen Tel: +47 902 99 900 HAVARIET BAR email@example.com - www.privatenbar.no Zachariasbryggen, Torget 2, N-5014 Bergen Description: Privaten Bar is the place for the adult public. You Tel: +47 55 55 96 55 Fax: +47 55 61 99 59 can relax in chesterfield furnitures, enjoying refreshing drinks and www.kjs.no a wide selection of cognacs and whiskeys. The bar has its own Description: Havariet is what you can call a ”gourmet bar”, with fireplace and a balcony in fresh air. a wide selection of drinks including the exclusive kind. If you Open: Sun-Thur 16.00-01.30, Fri 16.00-02.30, Sat 13.00-02.30. want to come to a place where the bartender greets you like an old friend and makes you feel really special Havariet is the place ROLL&ROCK BAR&DINER for you. Back in the days the regular guests at Havariet had their Skostredet 14, N-5017 Bergen own private locked tray inside the bar where they kept their Tel: +47 902 39 656 cigars. When you come to Havariet you can still see all the names firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rollogrock.no engraved in front of the trays. Contact: Vidman Salhus Hauge Description: Roll&Rock brings back the memories from the 50’s. LOGEHAVEN Opened spring 2010, 60 years too late, but still you will get the Øvre Ole Bulls plass 6, N-5014 Bergen atmosphere, food and drinks that made the 50’s a decade to Tel: +47 55 55 49 49 Fax: +47 55 55 49 50 remember. Their original 50’s jukebox fills your ears with great email@example.com - www.logehaven.no music, and the service minded staff will always give you a smile Description: One of Bergens most popular gardens. Enjoy a cold while you enjoy your burger, shake or simply one of our special drink and a small meal under the sun, in the heart of the city. signature drinks. This can also be enjoyed in our large outside Roofs and heaters are available for your convenience. Smoking is patio in the sun. Fully licensed. permitted. Fully licenced. Capacity: 50 inside, 80 outside Open: 11.00 – 00.00. Capacity: 250 persons. SCRUFFY MURPHYS Torget 15, N-5014 Bergen MADAM FELLE - Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Tel: +47 55 30 09 20 – Fax: 55 30 09 09 Bryggen, 5835 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.planetbergen.no Tel: +47 55 54 30 00 Fax: +47 55 32 48 08 Description: Bergen’s unique Irish pub, located on Torget. www.madamfelle.com Two bars on two floors offers Irish ambience, live music, large Description: Intimate concert stage, casual dining and cosy selection of beer, wine and food. The top floor can be closed off atmosphere. Also outdoor restaurant on the Bryggen seaside. for private functions. Takeaway spareribs. Open: Sun-Thu: 01.00, Fri-Sat: 02.00. 56 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 57 10 CONVENTIONS 10.3 PCO’S TRAVEL PLANNERS OF SCANDINAVIA AS Conrad Mohrsvei 11, N-5068 Bergen NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. (PROFESSIONAL CONGRESS ORGANIZERS) Tel: +47 55 23 00 70 Fax: +47 55 23 17 68 For the majority of organisers and planners of congresses and email@example.com - www.travelplanners.no major events, the services of a professional conference organizer Contact: Mr. Harald Riisnaes 10.1 BERGEN CONVENTION BUREAU - BERGEN TOURIST BOARD (PCO) are indispensable. Experience shows that it pays to involve Description: Bergen is regarded as an international congress city, with major conferences following one another. This is understandable when you realise a PCO. The organising committee will then have more time to Travel Planners of Scandinavia Ltd is one of the oldest Professional how easily accessible Bergen is. The city has more than 30 comfortable hotels with almost 7800 beds, and every conference facility that one focus their attention on other aspects of the event. Congress Organizers in Norway with documented PCO experience could wish for. The added attraction for conference organisers is the wide selection of activities and excursions that both Bergen and its local dating back to the 1980s. As a dedicated PCO, their objective is surroundings can offer. Bergen Convention Bureau is part of Bergen Tourist Board and offers free, unconditional advice and assistance to PCO products and services: to provide the client with the best available planning and advisory anyone considering organising meetings, conferences or congresses in Bergen. • Project management services, creative solutions and technical support at all stages • Hotel reservations and transport of an event, no matter the size and budget. They will supply • Negotiate with suppliers the clients with a product that will meet or exceed their Our services include: • Organise exhibitions expectations. • Recommend suitable conference facilities • Produce a bid or proposal from Bergen • Draw up social programmes / excursions • Coordinate site inspections for conference organisers • Present a bid to decision-makers • Registration of delegates • Provide comprehensive information about hotels • Assistance in planning social programmes • Arrange posters 10.4 EVENTS ORGANISERS • Introduce professional conference organisers • Supply free brochures and other promotional material • Provide a secretariat • Budget handling EVENT 1 • Coordinate the settlement of invoices Hanøytangen, N-5310 Hauglandshella Bergen Convention Bureau Tel: +47 55 20 71 93 - Fax: +47 55 20 71 99 Slottsgaten 3, P.O.Box 4055 Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen BERGEN KONGRESS & KULTUR AS firstname.lastname@example.org - www.event1.no Tel: +47 55 55 20 10 / Fax: +47 55 55 20 11 Torgalmenningen 1a, P.O. Box 947 Sentrum, N-5808 Bergen Description: More that 15 years experience planning convention@visitBergen.com Tel: +47 55 55 36 55 Fax: +47 55 55 36 56 teambuilding and events. www.visitBergen.com/convention - www.hallaien.no email@example.com - www.kongress.no Manager: Mr. Frode Aasheim Contact: Ms. Inger Lise Ravnanger EXIN.NO Description: P.O. Box 774, N-5807 Bergen Kongress & Kultur AS is dedicated to the professional organisation Tel. +47 55 32 55 00 of all kinds of events; congresses, symposia, meetings and firstname.lastname@example.org – www.exin.no Contact: Anne Gunn Rosvold 10.2 MEETING AND CONFERENCE FACILITIES company events. They have the experience, the knowledge, the Description: enthusiasm and a genuine wish that your event will be unique and successful. Their staff are specialists in the field of accounting, Teambuilding activities & Event.Tailor made activities and CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTRES Exhibition m2 Meeting Class- Theatre Capacity Capacity Capasity roundtrips for groups in Bergen and Fjord Norway. hotel and registration, exhibitions and soliciting sponsorship. rooms rooms reception banquet restaurant They enable their clients to focus on the scientific program Grieghallen AS 3500 19 530 2135 1700 1700 - KULTUROPERATØRENE AS of their event, while they attend to the technical and Arenum* 8500 5 25 52 3200 3200 220 Hjortlandsveien 1, N-5135 Flaktveit administrative tasks. Tel: +47 400 07 941 Fax: +47 400 07 942 Scandic Bergen City 1500 20 450 650 1000 500 *220 email@example.com - www.kulturoperatorene.com CONGRESS CONFERENCE AS Contact: Ms. Ingunn Ek Thomas Hefteysgt. 2, P.O. Box 946 Solli, N-0204 OSLO Description: Tel: +47 22 56 19 30 Fax: +47 22 56 05 41 Organize a variety of corporate events. All their events are firstname.lastname@example.org - www.congrex.no HOTELS Distance Rooms Beds Meeting Class- Theatre Capacity Capacity Capacity planned in close collaboration with their customers. They also Contact: Mr. Eiler Macody Lund rooms room reception banquet restaurant produce concerts and cultural events for organisations and Description: Alver Hotel 30 km 48 86 5 80 120 190 190 180 companies. Their company is based in Bergen, but they organise Congress-Conference AS (CC) arranges meetings of all sizes, from Augustin Hotel City centre 113 213 4 65 90 110 110 110 events all over Norway, including Svalbard. Their staff is highly smaller national gatherings to large international congresses professional, detail orientated, creative and committed to make Best Western Hotell Hordaheimen City centre 88 170 2 45 65 30 80 55 with thousands of participants. CC has been one of Norway’s your event unforgettable. Bjørnefjorden Gjestetun 27 km 39 90 5 90 70 100 80 70 leading congress organizers for 23 years and has arranged more Clarion Hotel Admiral City centre 210 390 6 120 180 100 150 210 than 450 different events both in Norway and abroad with over POSSIBILITY AS Clarion Hotel Bergen Airport 17 km 200 400 16 500 650 800 430 300 230,000 participants with an average of 45 congresses per year Casperkollen, Øvre Kråkenes 17, N-5152 Bønes and is covering all required locations in Norway. Tel: +47 55 11 59 00, Fax: +47 55 11 59 01 Comfort Hotel Holberg City centre 149 290 4 70 90 - - 100 CC is a member of IAPCO (international association of professional email@example.com - www.possibility.no First Hotel Marin City centre 152 315 4 120 180 200 160 100 congress organizers), and focuses constantly on accommodating Contact: Ms. Jofrid Bakke Grand Terminus City centre 131 250 14 220 400 350 250 150 the increasing demands being made on the industry. Their system Description: Neptun Hotell - Rica Partner City centre 130 248 10 80 80 40 140 55 and skills base are being continually updated in order to satisfy With nearly 20 years of experience in the event market, Possibility Quality Hotel Edvard Grieg 12 km 153 239 9 260 380 650 380 240 the demands of the customers. The company is also the market is the most experienced event company on the west part of Radisson Blu Hotel Norge City centre 347 680 19 280 520 520 430 310 leader for larger, complex events and has close relationships with Norway. The company has 9 high skilled employees serving many Radisson Blu Royal Hotel ** City centre 273 512 17 300 450 450 450 200 both national and international partners which help to ensure the of the largest companies in Norway through more than 100 events quality of the events they undertake. yearly. The main products are exhibitions, conferences and events. Rica Hotel Bergen City centre 159 288 4 74 - - - 100 Scandic Bergen Airport 15 km 197 331 16 200 200 350 200 230 They can guarantee you their full attention, while planning your FJELL OG FJORD KONFERANSER AS future events. Scandic Bergen City City centre 254 523 17 450 650 1000 500 *220 Pb 14, N-5259 Hjellestad Solstrand Hotel & Bad 30 km 135 261 25 225 280 250 200 450 Tel: +47 55 11 04 20 Fax: +47 55 11 04 21 REVY & TEATERSERVICE AS Strand Hotel - Rica Partner City centre 98 185 5 60 80 40 100 100 firstname.lastname@example.org - Grieghallen, Lars Hillesgate 3A, N-5015 Bergen Thon Hotel Bergen Airport 13 km 248 491 18 200 250 250 200 175 www.fjellogfjord-konferanser.no Tel: +47 55 21 61 70 Fax: +47 55 21 62 90 Westland Hotel 49 km 86 172 5 120 150 200 150 150 Contact: Ms. Sandra Myrdal email@example.com - www.revyogteater.no Description: Contact: Ms. Birte Abelsen Fjell & Fjord Konferanser AS is one of Norway’s leading Profes- Description: * Please contact for events after March 2011 sional Conference Organizer- PCO. Estbl. in 1994, they have 16 Tickets to main events etc. Produces packages. ** From October 2010 the hotel is being renovated, but the hotel will be open - please contact for an offer! years experience and organize more than 350 different confe- rences , exhibitions, events, meetings in and out of Norway every SCANDINAVIAN ENTERTAINMENT SERVICE year. Their enthusiastic staff is very dedicated to their projects, P.O. Box 74, N- 5321 Kleppestø extremely flexible as well as focused on problem solving, and Tel: +47 55 60 66 00 know what it takes to make your conference and event a success. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.entertainment.no They are also licensed to book plane tickets for the customers. Contact: Mr. David Genius 58 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 59 Description: UNISON AS CAPACITY –– 200 > Serves modern dishes based on local and Hanseatic culinary They are one of the leading event producers in the Bergen area Vetrlidsallmenningen 5, N- 5014 Bergen traditions, with a wide selections of beverages. Speciality: and can organize and execute all kinds of activities and events. Tel: +47 95 75 88 33 ALVØEN MANOR Hanseatic Evening for groups of 30-60. À la carte restaurant, Cafè They prefer to tailor make the event together with their client to email@example.com - www.unison.as Alvøen Hovedbygning - Bymuseet i Bergen and Garden. Opening hours: May-Sept: Daily 1100-2400. Oct-Apr: ensure customer satisfaction. Their motto is: Contact: Ms. Sølvi Ones Alvøveien 150, N-5076 Alvøen Tue- Sat 1700–2400. Banquets on request. Fully licensed. ”Anything is possible - we deliver from idea to action!” Description: Unison is an overall event organiser that specialises Tel: +47 55 26 42 92 / 55 58 8010 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Banquet: 60+40+40 Reception: 200 Restaurant: 180 in using art and culture as an integral part of the conference or firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no TIMEOUT TRAVEL event. Contact: Mr. Arnold Biørn-Hansen BRYGGEN’S MUSEUM C. Sundtsgate 39, N-5816 Bergen Description: Bryggen’s Museum – Bymuseet i Bergen Tel: +47 55 31 06 90 /+ 47 47 41 30 03 VIA TRAVEL GROUP & MEETING Alvøen is one of Norway’s oldest industrial communities, with Dreggsallmenning 3, P.O.Box 4052, N-5835 Bergen Fax: +47 55 31 06 91 Nøstegaten 30, N-5010 Bergen worker cottages, production buildings and the mansion itself, Tel: +47 55 58 80 10 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 email@example.com - www.timeout-travel.no Tel: +47 55 54 36 19 - Fax: +47 55 54 36 40 which was the home of the owners, the Fasmer family. Situated 12 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bymuseet.no Contact: Mr. Halfdan Haukeland email@example.com - www.viatravel.no km west of Bergen. Dating from 1797. Surrounded by a charming Contact: Ms. Eli Rødseth Description: Contact: Ms. Edith Beyer garden and park. Description: Timeout Travel AS organizes all kinds of meetings, conventions, Description: Banquet: 70 Reception: 90-100 Bryggen’s Museum has been built over the remains of the first congresses, incentive programmes and teambuilding activities in VIA Travel Group & Meeting settlement at Bryggen. The oldest buildings are from the 12th Bergen and Norway. For your next meeting in Bergen BERGEN AQUARIUM century, and the various finds have been left in the ground where Together, you create experiences Nordnesbakken 4, N-5005 Bergen they were found by the archaeologists. Bryggen’s Museum also Full control with web-based event system Tel: +47 55 55 71 71 host temporary art displays and themed exhibitions. Safety & quality - A flexible partner firstname.lastname@example.org - www.akvariet.no Banquet: 100 Reception: 50-170 Description: The Bergen Aquarium is far more than just a tourist attraction, CORNELIUS it is also used for receptions and dinner parties. They can tailor Holmen, Bjorøy, P.O.Box 27, N-5174 Mathopen 10.5 RECEPTIONS, BANQUETS, GALAS, GET-TOGETHERS make events that suits the groups size, wishes and needs, weather Tel: +47 56 33 48 80 Fax: +47 55 59 04 81 – – The facilities are divided into 3 groups depending on their size/capacity: –> 200, 200-500 and 500 –> its during the day or the evening, with for example guided tours, email@example.com - www.cornelius-restaurant.no Some attractions can also host receptions. For further information, please see Chapter 3. For boat rentals see chapter 12. 3D movies, seminar, meeting or meal, with everything from tapas Description: to gourmet meals. One of Norway’s best and most exciting seafood restaurants is Banquet: 120+220 Reception: 1200 Restaurant: 100 situated on a small island just outside Bergen, where you can – VENUES - CAPACITY –> 200 Banquet Reception Restaurant enjoy one of the most exotic experiences the skerries of Western Alvøen Manor 70 90-100 - Bergen Aquarium 120+220 1,200 100 BERGEN ART MUSEUM Norway have to offer in beautiful surroundings. An excellent menu Bergen Art Museum 140 300 110 Bergen Kunstmuseum with delicious fish, shellfish and seafood dishes. Bergen Contemporary Art Centre - Bergen Kunsthall 50 220 70 Visiting address: Rasmus Meyers allé 3/7 & 9, N-5015 Bergen Cornelius has 3 vessels at its disposal which can take parties of Bryggen Tracteursted 60 + 40+ 40 200 180 Postal address: Rasmus Meyers allé 9, N–5015 Bergen 15, 62 and 100 visitors on a scenic tour from Bergen to Holmen. Bryggens Museum 100 50-170 - Tel: +47 55 56 80 00 Fax: +47 55 56 80 11 Meeting facility with real-time video suite: 50 Cornelius 70+100 300 300 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.kunstmuseene.no Banquet: 70+100 Reception: 300 Restaurant: 300 Damsgård Manor - 40 - Description: Edvard Grieg Museum Troldhaugen 60 100 Concert: 200 The museum includes Lysverket, Stenersen and Rasmus Meyer DAMSGÅRD MANOR Fagernes Yacht Club AS 180 400 180 Collection. These are located in three separate buildings Damsgård Hovedgård - Bymuseet i Bergen Galleri Nygaten 270 700 - containing art by national and international artists from the 15th Alléen 29, N-5031 Laksevåg Gamle Bergen Tracteursted 56 100 56 century until today. The spectacular Tower Room in Lysverket is Tel: +47 55 94 08 70 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Glesvær Kafé 65 - 65 available for occasions such as conferences, company gatherings email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no Hardingasete 150 250 - or receptions. The well-known restaurant Bølgen & Moi is situated Contact: Ms. Astrid Matland Kjøttbasaren Møte og Selskapslokaler 120 250+100 - on the ground floor in Lysverket. Description: Lysøen Museum, Ole Bull’s villa, Lysøen Island 50 80 Concert: 120 Banquet: 140 Reception: 300 Restaurant: 110 Bergen was a large, busy and rich town at the end of the 18th Meland Golf Club - - 50 century. Amongst the aristocracy it was popular to build luxurious Miljøhotellet Seletun 50 50 40 BERGEN KUNSTHALL countryside retreats. Around 1800 there were as many as 70 of Norwegian Fisheries Museum - Museum Vest 50 100 - BERGEN CONTEMPORARY ART CENTRE these retreats in the surroundings of Bergen. The finest of them Norwegian Seafood Center (Norsk Sjømatsenter) 60 60 60 Rasmus Meyers allé 5, N-5015 Bergen all was Damsgård, situated 3 km from the town centre. Damsgård Reksten Collection 200 200 - Tel: +47 55 55 93 18 Fax: +47 55 55 93 19 Manor is the most important example of Rococo architecture in Schøtstuene – Museum Vest, The Hanseatic Museum 150 200 - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.kunsthall.no Norway, and is perhaps the best preserved wooden building in Sky:Skraperen Restaurant - 100 90 Stallmestergaarden Moldegaard 85 110 - Contact: Daniel Stockhaus Europe from this period. It also has gardens recreated as they Stiftelsen Iskanten Ishall 50 - 50 Description: were 200 years ago. The North Sea Traffic Museum of Telavåg – Museum Vest - 100 - Bergen Kunsthall shows alternating exhibitions of contemporary Reception: 40 West Norway Museum of Decorative Art - 100 - art. It consists of three departments: the main space Kunsthalle, Øvre-Eide Gård - - 40 the sales gallery NO.5 and the restaurant and bar Landmark, witch EDVARD GRIEG MUSEUM TROLDHAUGEN is also a showroom for video and electronic art and music. Bergen Troldhaugvegen 65, N-5232 Paradis – VENUES - CAPACITY 200 –> 500 Banquet Reception Restaurant Kunsthall was founded in 1838, it is now located in beautiful Tel: +47 55 92 29 92 Fax: +47 55 92 29 93 Banco Rotto 450 952 450 surroundings at the Lille Lungegårdsvann in a modernistic email@example.com - www.troldhaugen.com Fløien Folkerestaurant 290 450 250 building from 1935 by the architect Ole Landmark. The bar and Description: Grand Selskapslokaler 310+90 400 - restaurant Landmark (named after its architect) has hosted several Home of composer Edvard Grieg (1843-1907), concert hall and Haakon’s Hall 290 400 - large banquets, with visitors including the Norwegian Royal museum. Price: Tour and concert in the Villa incl. pianist Logen Teater 250 400 Family, ministers of the government and Municipal Mayors. NOK 15,000. Lyststedet Bellevue 225 350 - Banquet: 50 Reception: 220 Restaurant: 70 Concert in Troldsalen: from NOK 4000. Statsraad Lehmkuhl 200 350 - Banquet: 60 Reception: 100 Concert: 200 VilVite – Bergen Vitensenter AS 150 300 150 BRYGGEN TRACTEURSTED Post address: Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen FAGERNES YACHT CLUB VENUES - CAPACITY 500 –> – Banquet Reception Restaurant Visiting address: Bryggestredet 2 - Bryggen Straumevegen 168, N-5151 Straumsgrend, Norway Arenum** 3200 3200 220 Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 Tel: +47 55 12 50 80 Fax: +47 55 12 23 03 Clarion Hotel Bergen Aiport 430 800 300 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bellevue.no email@example.com - www.fyc.no Bergen Travpark (Trotting Park) 500 1,000 500 Contact: Eric Saudan Contact: Mr. Ian Andre Lerøy Grieghallen AS 4200 5000 - Description: Description: Scandic Bergen City 500 1000 220 For groups and individuals. Situated at the famous Wharf, Bryggen Main dining room: 180 pax. VIP 2nd floor: 62 pax. The Red Room *Contact for details Tracteursted –est.1708 - reopened in its historical buildings and including a library and a fireplace: 37 pax. ** Please contact for events after March 2011 presents the genuine atmosphere from the Hanseatic period. Banquet: 180 Reception: 400 Restaurant: 180 60 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 61 GALLERI NYGATEN and is available for occasions such as conferences, company REKSTEN COLLECTION WEST NORWAY MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ART Nygaten 7, N-5017 Bergen gatherings or receptions. Visiting address: Stamerbakken 7, N-5231 Paradis Nordahl Brunsgate 9, N-5014 Bergen Tel: +47 924 53 489 Banquet: 150+50 Reception: 250+100 Postal address: Statsm. Michelsensv 34, N-5231 Paradis Tel: +47 55 33 66 33 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.gallerinygaten.no Tel: +47 55 12 31 00 Fax: +47 55 12 31 01 email@example.com - www.kunstmuseene.no Contact: Ms. Kasia Ostrowska / Mr. Reidar Osen LYSØEN MUSEUM, OLE BULL’S VILLA firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rekstensamlingene.no Contact: Mrs Bente Bjelland Description: Lysøen Island, N-5215 Lysekloster Description: Description: Gallery Nygaten is maybe the most spectacular gallery in Norway. Tel: +47 56 30 90 77 Fax: +47 56 30 93 72 Art from the collection of Hilmar Reksten, Norwegian portrait William Singer, American painter and art collector. His art It is a place of splendor, uniqueness, elegance and contemporary email@example.com - www.lysoen.no gallery, collection of Persian carpets, silver collection, Knag collection in the impressive, exclusive green room creates an art located in the heart of Bergen. In addition the Gallery hosts Contact: Ms. Berit Høgheim furniture, Nansen monument, sculptures by Per Ung, Audun extraordinary opportunities to make your reception unforgettable banquets and receptions of different kinds offering exceptional Description: Hetland. Alternating exhibitions, artwork for sale. Concerts. max 30 persons. Art of China Exhibition, an exceptional atmospher cuisine and wine selection. Extraordinary villa on Lysøen (the Island of Light) built as a Banquet: 200 Reception: 200 with Chinese art and history. Available for occasions such as Banquet: 270 Reception: 700 summer residence for the violin virtuoso Ole Bull in 1873. His 175 conferences, company gatherings or receptions. The museum acre island is a fairy-tale kingdom with romantic paths, ponds and SCHØTSTUENE includes also Art and design spanning 500 years. Nordic design GAMLE BERGEN TRACTEURSTED gazebos made by planting exotic trees and bushes in the native – Museum Vest, The Hanseatic Museum furniture and clothes, modern art jewellery, Bergen silverware, Ole Elsesro 1, N-5042 Bergen pine forest. Swimming and picnic spots. Private concert, dinner or Øvregaten 50 - Finnegården 1A, N-5003 Bergen Bulls famous violin made by Gasparo da Salo in 1562. Tel: +47 55 25 70 34 Fax: +47 55 39 43 01 reception in the villa’s music hall. Café. Situated 25 km south of Tel: +47 55 54 46 90 Fax: +47 55 54 46 99 Banquet: 100 Reception: 100 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.tracteurstedet-gamle-bergen.no Bergen. By car/bus: 40 min to Buena kai, then boat to the island email@example.com - www.museumvest.no Contact: Ms Torhild Spjutøy (5 min). Charter-boat directly to the island (from Bergen 60 min, Contact: Ms. Hilde G. Arnesen ØVRE-EIDE FARM Description: Flesland 30 min, Os 50 min). Boat from Bergen to Lysøen from Description: Øvre-Eide 36, N-5105 Eidsvåg i Åsane Gamle Bergen Tracteursted is located in Gamle Bergen Museum, 15 July to 15 Aug. Special program in 2010 for Ole Bull’s 200th Schøtstuene at Bryggen comprises three traditional Hanseatic Tel: + 47 908 08 379 / +47 908 43 412 an open-air museum comprising some 40 authentic timber Anniversary. Concerts, walks etc. see www.lysoen.no banqueting halls from the 18th century. These rooms are ideal for firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ovre-eide.no buildings from 18th and 19th century. The restaurant building Banquet: 50 Reception: 80 Concert: 120 everything from simple lunches to elaborate dinners. Contact: Kjersti Skurtveit / Arild Nydegger Øvre-Eide was re-erected in 1785 and is open year around for parties and Banquet: 150 Reception: 200 Description: meetings. Gamle Bergen Museum is one of the most interesting MELAND GOLF CLUB Upper-Eide farm located in Eidsvåg in the hills of the idyllic building museums in Norway with a picturesque collection of Fløksand, N-5918 Frekhaug SKY:SKRAPEREN RESTAURANT surroundings by Jordal waters north of Bergen center. The short Bergen town houses. Due to the location at the Old Bergen Tel: +47 56 17 46 00 Fax: +47 56 17 77 22 Byfjellene 18, N-5009 Bergen distance from the city center does not affect the site’s beautiful Museum, cocktail parties can also be arranged in some of the email@example.com - www.melandgolf.no Tel: +47 53 643 643 Fax: +47 55 52 61 71 location. Before Harald Hårfagre united Norway into one kingdom, museum houses. Private marina. Contact: Mr. Knut Holba post@ ulriken643.no - www.ulriken643.no the farm had been the seat of a local king. Grave finds indicate Banquet: 56 Reception: 100 Restaurant: 56 Description: Contact: Arthur Fjetland that the farm was both big and old, but like so many other farms Meland Golf club is located in beautiful surroundings 40 Description: Øvre-Eide were laid waste by the Black Death. kilometres north of Bergen. Besides playing one of the most A restaurant with panoramic views that serves “mountain seafood” In 1563 it was again farming, and at that time it was one of the GLESVÆR KAFÉ difficult golf courses in Europe, you can arrange dinners, small and exciting local dishes. Outdoor serving: Enjoy refreshments in a larger farms in Åsane. Throughout the years the farm has had Handelstaden Glesvær N-5381 Glesvær conferences and parties in the “Hull” restaurant. sun lounger or a picnic on the mountainside. Open: 09.00 – 18.00 many owners. Today the farm is run by 5 generation Øvre-Eide. Tel:+47 56 33 90 80 /951 03 394 Fax: +47 57 56 33 90 79 Restaurant: 50 Lunch/dinner/terrace Lunch and dinner: firstname.lastname@example.org - www.holmakaien.no Contact: Mr. Jon Steinar Midlang 18.00 – 01.30 Reservations only. Capacity: 90 persons. Øvre-Eide Farm offers lunch and full dinner for groups up to 40 MILJØHOTELLET SELETUN Price: NOK 50 – 1200. Fully licensed people. We have a wide selection in our menu. All food is prepared Description: Engevikveien 130, N-5229 Kalandseidet Reception: 100 Restaurant: 90 by our talented chefs on the farm’s own kitchen. We place great Glesvær Kafe shows exhibitions of diffrent artists. Tel: + 47 55 92 69 50 / 468 15 100 Fax: +47 55 92 69 59 emphasis in choosing the ingredients of the highest quality, and For groups and individuals. The cafe is located in old house near the sea –established in 1680 with historical buildings email@example.com - www.seletun.no STALLMESTERGAARDEN MOLDEGAARD preferably from local producers. Description: Bjånesveien 23, N-5200 Os Booking: Minimum 3 days before arrival. beside. They serve modern dishes and local dishes. Fully Licensed. Seletun is an ecological conference centre located 20 minutes Tel: +47 56 30 00 00 Restaurant: 40 In cafe: Group of 65. In other locations: 200. from Bergen and Bergen Airport. The centre uses a blend of firstname.lastname@example.org - www.stallmestergaarden.no Meeting facility with video and electronic equipment. modern environmental technologies and traditional building Contact: Mr. John Storlid Banquet: 65 Restaurant: 65 methods. We present modern conference facilities and have an Description: outdoor stage suitable for 200. You may also enjoy a wide range Banquet and meeting facilities, accommodation. CAPACITY 200 –– 500 > HARDINGASETE of healthy activities including fishing, canoeing and arching. A venerable old building from 1880. P.O.Box 200, N-5602 Norheimsund BANCO ROTTO AS Seletun is often used to weddings and other celebrations. We have They get their catering from Holmedals Catering, however you can Vågsallmenningen 16, 5014 Bergen Tel: +47 56 55 39 30Fax: +47 56 55 39 39 50 beds in 21 rooms and a restaurant suitable to 40. All this is choose your own food supplier. They can offer 3 meeting rooms Tel:+ 47 55 31 55 55 / + 47 401 02 030 email@example.com - www.hardingasete.no located in beautiful surroundings. at the farm, lovely outdoor area with a great park, a horse riding firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bancorotto.no Contact: Ms. Inger Berit Bøyum/Karen Margrethe Øystese Banquet: 50 Reception: 50 Restaurant: 40 center with 100 horses, 2 high quality double bed rooms with Contact: Ms Camilla Kallestad Description: bathroom and TV. Description: Stage with sound and lighting rig. Offer a board Hardingasete is a collection of old Norwegian houses dating back NORWEGIAN FISHERIES MUSEUM – Museum Vest Banquet: 85 Reception: 110 range of entertainment on demand. In the basement there are two to 1650 - 1850. All houses are well conserved, however, they are Bontelabo 2, N-5003 Bergen function rooms that can accommodate up to 46 people. A large adjusted to todays need of comfort. One can make an overnight Tel: +47 55 69 96 00 STIFTELSEN ISKANTEN ISHALL function room in the main hall which can accommodate up to 450 in these old houses – in comfortable beds. Good facilities email@example.com - www.museumvest.no c/o Vestkanten kjøpesenter , Loddefjordvn. dining guests and 952 guests for events. Banco Rotto is a listed for meetings and conferences with equipment for audiovisual Contact: Ms. Mette Eilertsen Tel: +47 55 50 77 99 / 55 50 77 60 Fax: +47 55 50 77 50 building, with lots of Bergen history. The building is located in presentations. They offer traditional food combined with the very Description: firstname.lastname@example.org - www.iskanten.no the heart of the city center. best from international cuisins. Hardingasete – an invitation In the exhibition area of the Norwegian Fisheries Museums it is Contact: Ms. Mette Thormodsen Banquet: 450 Reception: 952 Restaurant: 450 to innovation, activities and enjoyment – hidden in beautiful possible to set tables and serve meals for 50 persons. Restricted use. Description: Meeting and conference facilities- AV equipement. surroundings in Hardanger, close to Bergen. Banquet: 50 Reception: 100 Lounge with fireplace, bar and restaurant. FLØIEN FOLKERESTAURANT Banquet: 150 Reception: 250 Banquet: 50 Restaurant: 50 Postal address: Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen NORWEGIAN SEAFOOD CENTER Visitng address: Fløifjellet 2 – access by the funicular, Fløibanen KJØTTBASAREN MØTE OG SELSKAPSLOKALE (NORSK SJØMATSENTER) THE NORTH SEA TRAFFIC MUSEUM OF TELAVÅG – Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 Vetrlidsalmenningen 2, N-5003 Bergen Bontelabo 2, N-5003 Bergen Museum Vest email@example.com - www.bellevue.no Tel: +47 55 01 18 85 / +47 907 947 03 Tel: +47 55 55 48 80 Fax: +47 55 55 48 88 N-5380 Telavåg Contact: Eric Saudan firstname.lastname@example.org - www.basaren.no email@example.com - www.sjomat.no Tel: +47 56 32 74 40 Fax: +47 56 33 86 13 Description: Contact: Mr Rune Mjøs or Ms Fernanda Nomato Contact: Ms.Eli Knutsen Nybø firstname.lastname@example.org - www.museumvest.no For groups and individuals. Fløien Folkerestaurant is situated at Description: Description: Contact: Ms. Jenny Heggvik the top of the Mount Fløyen - 320 metres above sea level. The In the middle of the last century it was decided to construct a A national centre of competence for the seafood trade. Cooking Description: restaurant which opened in 1925 has been completely restored modern Basar hall in Bergen to improve the hygienic conditions demonstrations in a suitable amphitheatre seating 60 guests. The Telavåg Tragedy 1942 and The North Sea Traffic 1940-1945 and is, with its distinctive architecture and prominent location, for the handling of meat and poultry. Architect Conrad Von der Lunch or dinner is served in the cafeteria or in Norwegian are the central themes of this war museum. Auditorium capacity is without doubt an attraction in itself. Don’t miss the amazing Lippe drew “Byens Basar.”In 1877 Kjøttbasaren was opened Fisheries Museum. 100 people, in addition conference room. panoramic view of Bergen - the islands and - beyond - the North and since then been a vital part of Bergen`s city life. Today, the Banquet: 60 Reception: 60 Restaurant: 60 The café offers lunch and light dishes. Sea. Menus are based on an innovative kitchen with respect building has exclusive banqueting facilities on the second floor Reception: 100 for traditions. Open: May-Sept: Daily 1100-2400. Self service – 62 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 63 outdoor terrace - à la carte Restaurant. Oct-Apr: Fri-Sun 1200- ages. You can explore 75 interactive exhibits on 2400 square lunches based on fingerfood in the foyer. 5 meeting rooms from 1700. Cafeteria. Banquets on request all year. meters of space. The science centre has great facilities for 150 – 264 seats. Total capacity 1050 seats. Banquet: 140+290 Reception: 450 Restaurant: 250 conferences and events – also outside normal opening hours. The SALEM: Scandic Bergen City is proud to announce the latest auditorium seats 150. The science centre can host events up addition to the conference market in Bergen – SALEM conference GRAND SELSKAPSLOKALER to 250 persons including catering. VilVite Exhibition: max 400. hall. SALEM has the capacity of appr. 650 delegates in the plenary Olav Kyrresgate 11, N-5014 Bergen VilVite Conference rooms: 10-150 persons. hall. SALEM has 1 additional meeting room in the same building Tel: +47 55 55 02 55 Fax: +47 55 55 02 59 Banquet: 150 Reception: 300 Restaurant: 150 that will take appr. 70 delegates. SALEM is located in the centre email@example.com - www.grand-selskap.no of Bergen, only 300 meters from Scandic Bergen City and next Description: door to Magnus Barfot Cinema and conference center. The new Elegant and stylish facilities make this an exclusive setting. Old conference hall has the “state of the art” AV equipment and is an merchants’ assembly halls with atmosphere and style. When used CAPACITY 500 –> – excellent option for large plenary conferences. for conference: Classroom: 200, Theatre: 300. Bergen Cinema – KP 1: Scandic Bergen City can offer together Banquet: 310+90 Reception: 400 ARENUM with our partner, Bergen Cinema – the largest movie theater venue Solheimsgaten 11, N-5808 Bergen with a capacity of 500 seats as a conference venue. Bookings are HAAKON’S HALL Tel: +47 55 60 67 10 Fax: 55 60 67 03 made directly to Scandic Bergen City. Håkonshallen – Bymuseet i Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.arenum.no Banquet: 500 Reception: 1000 Restaurant: 220 c/o Bryggens Museum, Dreggsalm. 3, Contact: Mr. Ivar Nygaard, Mr Eugen Kai Carlsen P.O.Box 4052 Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen Description: Tel: +47 55 58 80 10 Fax: +47 55 58 80 50 Arenum is suitable for conferences, exhibitions, corporate email@example.com - www.bymuseet.no meetings, special events and receptions of all sizes — from small Contact: Ms. Anne Ågotnes meetings to large conventions. Located at the edge of Bergen Description: Town, 20 minutes from Bergen Airport and 3 minutes from the Håkon’s Hall is almost seven hundred and fifty years old, and was city centre. Professional staff and facilities provide full support for built as a royal residence and banqueting hall. It is only available all conference needs with onsite catering and other resources. for exclusive banquets and parties. In special instances, and only Surrounded by the wild weather of the Norwegian West Coast – after submitting an application, permission may be granted for Arenum is a perfect place to meet. When people meet – dreams receptions and the like in connection with major international become reality. congresses, anniversaries etc. Please contact them for events after March 2011 due to Banquet: 290 Reception: 400 alterations. Banquet: 3200 Reception: 3200 Restaurant: LOGEN TEATER AS Øvre Ole Bulls Plass 6, N-5012 Bergen BERGEN TRAVPARK - TROTTING PARK Tel: +47 55 23 20 15 – Fax: +47 55 32 57 85 Haukås, N- 5111 Breistein firstname.lastname@example.org - www.logen-teater.no Tel: +47 55 39 68 00 Fax: +47 55 39 68 01 Contact: Mr. Pål Ferstad/Vidar Glesnes email@example.com - www.travparken.no Description: Concert hall: Capacity max 500 standing, 400 Contact: Mr. Ivar Larsen seated. Can easily be adapted to smaller conventions/seminars. Description: Full PA system and stagelights. Seatrows or small tables. Bergen Travpark has one of the fastest trotting tracks in Norway, Banquet: 250 Reception: 400 and is available for private race meetings. The arena has its own catering and bar facilities and is ideal for private functions. LYSTSTEDET BELLEVUE Banquet: 500 Reception: 1000 Restaurant: 500 Bellevuebakken 9, N-5019 Bergen Tel:+ 47 55 33 69 99 Fax:+ 47 55 33 69 89 GRIEGHALLEN AS firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bellevue.no Edvard Griegs Plass 1, N-5015 Bergen Contact: Eric Saudan Tel: +47 55 21 61 00 Fax: +47 55 21 61 99 Description: email@example.com - www.grieghallen.no For pre-booked groups. Magnificent location in quiet surroundings Contact: Ms. Elisabeth Hopsdal Brattebø overlooking Bergen. Lyststedet Bellevue - est.1899 – offers an Description: experience you will never forget. Menu based on gourmet Grieghallen is Norway’s largest combined congress and culture traditions, an extensive winelist and friendly service. Elegant centre with walking distance to all the hotels, restaurants and banquet facilities and garden. Speciality: Back in time with shopping area in the city centre. An excellent venue for all kind of Mathildes dinner. Open: All year on request. events, conferences, exhibitions and banquets. The multi-purpose Banquet: 225 Reception: 350 nature presents unique opportunities for combining conferences with spectacular cultural and entertainment experiences. STATSRAAD LEHMKUHL The exhibition hall “Dovregubben’s Hall” covers 3,500 m² with Skur 7, Bradbenken, N-5003 Bergen a height of nearly 5 meters, allowing flexibility to cater for all Tel: +47 55 30 17 00 Fax: +47 55 30 17 01 kind of events. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lehmkuhl.no Banquet: 1700 Reception: 1700 Contact: Ms. Heidi Fagerlid Description: SCANDIC BERGEN CITY ”Statsraad Lehmkuhl” is Norway’s largest and oldest square-rigged Håkonsgaten 2-5, N-5015 Bergen sailingship. She can be chartered for day trips, where buffets are Tel: +47 55 30 90 80 Fax: +47 55 30 90 91 served for 350 persons (for dinner below deck: max 200). For email@example.com conference or social gatherings. www.scandichotels.com/bergencity or www.temaboken.no Banquet: 200 Reception: 350 Contact: Mr. Svein Aksnes Description: VILVITE, BERGEN SCIENCE CENTRE Scandic Bergen City has the following conference venues to offer: Thormøhlensgt. 51, N-5006 Bergen Scandic Bergen City – at the hotel: Tel: + 47 55 59 45 15 Fax:+ 47 55 59 45 01 13 conference rooms with the capacity from 10 delegates to 650 firstname.lastname@example.org – www.vilvite.no delegates. 3 restaurants with capacity of 200/200/220. Contact: Ms. Siri Nystad, email@example.com Magnus Barfot Cinema and Conference Center: Description: Modern conference centre tailor made for meetings and VilVite science centre is a discovery centre for the promotion of conferences with big screens and surround sound. Used exclusively science and technology among children and young people of all for conferences Monday to Friday during business hours. Exiting 64 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 65 11 STUDY NORWAY TECHNICAL VISITS 12 TRANSPORT NB! Prices, dates and opening hours stated in this chapter are valid for 2010. Study Norway Technical Visits (Study Norway) is a section of • Number of persons in a group: Seminar and visits are normally Bergen Guide Service, which is organizing the educational study based on 20 persons per group. If there are more than 20 BERGEN - EASY TO GET TO programs for organizations and delegations coming to Norway to persons per group, the group will be divided into 2 groups. Bergen is accessible from all over the world. You can fly to Bergen direct from more than 30 central destinations in Europe. From the biggest learn about different sectors of the Norwegian society. • Visits to elderly care homes might be restricted due to number transport hubs, such as Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, London, Helsinki, Tokyo, Stockholm, Reykjavik and Oslo, you only need to change Study Norway is co-operating with organizations within private of persons in the group. planes once to get here from other more distant cities. You can also fly direct to most Norwegians towns and cities from Bergen. There are also and public sectors in Norway, and is designed to make Technical • Translation / Interpreting: Regarding Study translation / direct ferries from Denmark (all year around service). Modern express bus routes in nearly every direction, and Bergen is the turn-around port Visits visible and accessible and to systemize the sales and interpreting, Study Norway benefits from being a section of for the world-famous Hurtigruten – Norwegian Coastal Voyage to ”The land of the Midtnight Sun”. The spectacular train journey between Oslo distribution functions of Technical Visits in Norway as a whole. Bergen Guide Service. We have at our disposal more than and Bergen should not be missed! As per today a wide range of Technical Visits programs are offered 80 authorised guides who together cover some 20 different and if required also tailor-made. languages. 12.1 AIR TRANSPORT FINNAIR Fjord Norway Technical Visits programmes in the following areas: Tel: +47 8100 1100 Western Norway is expected to be the country’s fastest growing 1. Governmental System and Economic Development AVINOR BERGEN AIRPORT, FLESLAND www.finnair.com region for the next few generations. This forecast is based on the 2. Urban Development P.O Box.: 34, Flesland, 5869 Bergen Helsinki HEL – Bergen BGO presence of certain factors essential to growth in modern 3. Technical Service Tel.; +47 67 03 11 00 societies: 4. A Learning Environment for Children and Young People Service centre: +47 67 03 15 55 ICELANDAIR well educated people, hi-tech industries, rich fishing resources, 5. Culture and Sport firstname.lastname@example.org - www.avinor.no/flesland St. Olavsgate 28, N-0166 Oslo energy, a highly developed social welfare system and tourism. 6. Environment Contact: Mr Alf Sognefest Tel: +47 22 03 40 50 More than two thirds of Norway’s income is created in the region, 7. Safety and Emergency Response Description: www.icelandair.no - email@example.com with most income generated by oil, gas, electric energy and the 8. Social Services Bergen Airport, Flesland is the primary aviation hub for the two Flight: fishing industry. 9. Gender Equality west coast counties of Hordaland and Sogn & Fjordane, home to Reykjarvik KEF - Bergen BGO 10. Fisheries and Aqua-culture a combined population of some 560.000 people. This airport is Bergen - a World Heritage City and the Gateway 11. Energy also the ”Gateway to The Fjords” and around 5 million passengers KLM ROYAL DUTCH AIRLINES - AIR FRANCE to the Fjords of Norway 12. Constructions travel through the airport a year. More than 35 direct flights Henrik Ibsensgt. 20, N-0255 Oslo Bergen is truly worth a visit. The Gateway to the Fjords of Norway 13. Flåm Railway – Railway Documentation Centre make the city easy to reach from most cities in Europe. Avinor AS Tel. +47 22 64 37 52 always has something to offer - no matter what time of year. 14. Organic Farming – Sustainable Agriculture is a limited company, fully owned by the Norwegian state. One www.klm.com www.airfrance.com Bergen is an international town full of history and tradition; a of the company’s main tasks is to make capacity and expertise Flight: big town with a small-town charm and atmosphere. Fjord Norway For more information about Technical Visits, please see avaiable for the airlines. As the owner of 46 airports in Norway, Amsterdam AMS – Bergen BGO and the city of Bergen offer you the ideal combination of nature, www.bergenguideservice.no safety and security have a high priority. culture and interesting city life. LOGANAIR LTD. Glasgow Airport AIRLINE COMPANIES St Andrews Drive, Pailey PA3 2TG, Scotland Technical Visits and seminars Tel: +44 141 848 7594 Fax: +44 141 887 6020 • Technical Visit Seminar: The seminars, which are held by very AIR BALTIC www.loganair.co.uk competent and knowledgeable professionals, are usually highly Riga International Airport Operated by Flybe, book through www. flybe.com appreciated by the visitors, who find that they can benefit Marupes pag., Riga LV-1053, Latvia Flight: more from their visits as a result of the initial information. www.airbaltic.com Kirkwall KOI – Bergen BGO The duration of a lecture is normally 2 hours. Agents: Sumburgh LSI – Bergen BGO • Technical Visits - Visiting a Company or an Institution: If the SAS Norge, Tel: +47 915 05 400 organisation wants to visit a company/institution after the Fight: LUFTHANSA seminar the normal duration of a visit will be approx. 2 hours. Riga RIX – Bergen BGO Wilhelm Leuschner st. 29, 60329 Frankfurt Germany CIMBER AIR Tlf: +49 18 05 83 84 26 72 Lufthavnsvej 2, D-6400 Sønderborg, Denmark www.lufthansa.com Tel: +45 70 10 12 18 / +45 74 42 22 77 Flights: www.cimber.dk Frankfurt FRA – Bergen BGO Flight: Hamburg HAM - Bergen BGO Billund BLL – Bergen BGO NORWEGIAN AIR SHUTTLE CITY AIRLINE P.O.Box 155, N-1330 Fornebu Air Cargo Building, entrance B, 438 80 Landvetter, Sweden Tel: +47 815 21 815 Fax: +47 67 59 30 01 Tel +46 31 600385 www.norwegian.no firstname.lastname@example.org Flights: www.cityairline.com Alicante ALC – Bergen BGO Flight: Antalya AYT- Bergen BGO Gothenburg GOT - Bergen BGO Barcelona BCN - Bergen BGO Berlin (Schönefeld) SXF – Bergen BGO DANISH AIR TRANSPORT Copenhagen CPH - Bergen BGO Lufthavnsvej 7A, D-6580 Vamdrup, Denmark Chania/Crete CHQ - Bergen BGO Tel: +45 75 58 37 77 Fax: +45 75 58 37 22 Dubrovnik DBV – Bergen BGO email@example.com - www.dat.dk Gran Canaria LPA – Bergen BGO Flight: Krakow KRK - Bergen BGO Florø FRO – Bergen BGO London (Gatwick) LGW – Bergen BGO Malaga AGP – Bergen BGO EASTERN AIRWAYS Murcia MJV – Bergen BGO Tel +44 (0)1652 680 600 Nice NCE – Bergen BGO www.easternairways.no Oslo OSL – Bergen BGO Flights: Paris (Orly) ORY – Bergen BGO Aberdeen ABZ - Bergen BGO Prague PRG – Bergen BGO Newcastle NCL - Bergen BGO Roma (Fiumicino) FCO - Bergen BGO Rygge – Bergen BGO Salzburg SZG – Bergen BGO 66 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 67 Split SPU – Bergen BGO Contact: Mr. Carl C. Dame Bergen – Florø (Selje) (v.v.) OTHERS: Stavanger SVG – Bergen BGO Description: Bergen - Sognefjord (v.v.) Stockholm STO - Bergen BGO Seaplane and Helicopter sightseeing. Sightseeing by seaplane Description: BERGEN FJORDSIGHTSEEING Trondheim TRD – Bergen BGO or helicopter is a grand experience. Imagine the panoramic view Express boat. Daily departure/arrival at Strandkaiterminalen- P.O. Box 4063 – Dreggen, N-5835 Bergen Tromsø TOS - Bergen BGO you will enjoy: Glittering glaciers, majestic mountains, wonderful Express Boat Terminal. Tel: +47 55 25 90 00 Fax: +47 55 25 90 01 Warszawa WAW – Bergen BGO waterfalls and fantastic fjords and valleys. In co-operation with firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergen-fjordsightseeing.no national and international tour operators, Fonnafly transports FLAGGRUTEN, TIDE SJØ AS Contact: Mr. Atle Sæthre / Mrs. Joyce Curran SAS NORGE AS group parties from one location to another and provides P.O. Box 6300 Møllendahlsveien 1A, N-5893 Bergen Description: Lilandsveien 162, 5258 Blomsterdalen, Norge sightseeing Tel: + 47 53 40 91 20 or 055 05 Boats with a capacity up to 180 passengers. Tel: +47 915 05 400 Fax: +47 55 11 43 48 en route. We are based 5 minutes from the fish- marked in Bergen. email@example.com www.sas.no Routes: FJORD 1 REISESERVICE Flights: AIRPORT BUS Bergen- Stord – Haugesund – Stavanger (v.v.) Strandkaiterminalen, N-5013 Bergen Alicante ALC – Bergen BGO TIDE BUSS AS Description: For further information and tickets: Tel: +47 55 90 70 70, Fax: +47 55 90 70 71 Bodø BOO - Bergen BGO P.O.Box 6300, N-5893 Bergen www.flaggruten.no firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fjord1.no Copenhagen CPH – Bergen BGO Tel: + 47 55 23 87 00 Fax: + 47 55 55 44 34 email@example.com - Description: Haugesund HAU – Bergen BGO www.flybussen.no RØDNE FJORD CRUISE Boats with a capacity up to 270 passengers. Kristiansand KRS – Bergen BGO Contact: Mr. Per Vold Skagenkaien 35-37, N-4006 Stavanger Kristiansund KSU – Bergen BGO Description: Tel: +47 51 89 52 70 Fax: +47 51 89 52 02 TIDE REISER AS London Gatwick LGW – Bergen BGO Frequent bus service to/from the airport leaving from Radisson firstname.lastname@example.org - www.rodne.no P.O. Box 6300 Møllendahlsveien 1A, N-5893 Bergen Molde MOL – Bergen BGO Blu Royal Hotel at Bryggen. Departure every 15 minutes on Contact: Ms. Anne Aukland Tel: + 47 57 65 69 99, Fax: + 47 57 65 69 90 Oslo OSL – Bergen BGO Mon.-Fri. and Sun. Every 20th minute on Sat. For departure times, Routes: email@example.com – www.tide.no Stavanger SVG – Bergen BGO inquire at the airport or at the Tourist Information Centre. Rosendal – Bergen – Rosendal (v.v.) Description: Stockholm STO - Bergen BGO For more information please see: www.flybussen.no/bergen Description: Boats with a capacity of up to 358 passengers Torp TRF – Bergen BGO Hardangerfjordekspressen: Daily departures all year round. Mon-Fri Tromsø TOS – Bergen BGO SHUTTLE BUS two daily departures, Sat-Sun one daily departure. From Bergen to INDRE NORDHORDLAND DAMPBÅTLAG AS Trondheim TRD – Bergen BGO HURTIGRUTEN ASA Rosendal in less than two hours. The boat also calls at Flesland P.O.Box 3976 Sandviken, N-5835 Bergen. Ålesund AES – Bergen BGO Nøstegaten 30, N-5010 Bergen (by the airport) and Os. This service is operated by their newest Tel: +47 55 96 00 00 Tel: +47 909 46 905 catamaran ‘Rygerfonn’. The boat, which was delivered in 2007, firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenfjordtur.no WIDERØE’S FLYVESELSKAP AS Susan.Berman@Hurtigruten.com - www.hurtigruten.com takes up to 97 passengers. On board, the keyword is comfort. Description: P.O. Box 64 Flesland, N-5869 Bergen Contact: Mrs.Susan Berman INDL AS is the owner and operator of the local day pax vessel M/S Tel: +47 810 01 200 www.wideroe.no Description: INTERNATIONAL FERRIES Bruvik located in Bergen. During the summer period, 16 June - Transfer Shuttle Bus Service to and from the Hurtigruten 15 August, the vessel is situated in Flåm, Sognefjorden. For hire Flights: Terminal/Bergen airport and Bergen city centre hotels for all FJORD LINE AS information contact the company Airline calling at 36 airports all over Norway. Direct flights Hurtigruten passengers; daily from 01 April to 30 September, Skoltegrunnskaien, N-5003 Bergen to Bergen: 2010/2011. Service from Bergen airport at 13.00, 15.00, 16.30 Booking tel.: +47 815 33 500 Fax: +47 55 31 88 00 NAUTIC SAILING AS Aberdeen ABZ – Bergen BGO and19.00; from Bergen hotels to the airport at 09.30, 12.00 and Booking tel. from abroad: + 47 51 46 40 99 Skuteviksboder 17, N-5035 Bergen Edinburgh EDI – Bergen BGO 16.00 and from the hotels to the Hurtigruten terminal at 17.00. Contact: email@example.com – www.fjordline.com Tel: +47 55 96 21 10/93 23 74 85 Bodø BOO – Bergen BGO Also daily transfer from the railway station to Hurtigruten Routes: firstname.lastname@example.org - www.nauticsailing.no Førde FDE – Bergen BGO terminal at 18.00. Limited transfer service available in winter MVBergensfjord from Bergen/Stavanger (Risavika) to Hirtshals in Contact: Mr. Ørjan Wollertsen Sandane SDN – Bergen BGO period (01.10.10-31.03.11.) Denmark. Description: Sandefjord TRF – Bergen BGO Tickets available on the buses for NOK 170 per person for airport HSC Fjord Line Express from Kristiansand to Hirtshals. Nautic Sailing is a sailingboat-charter-company who rent Sogndal SOG – Bergen BGO transfers and NOK 80 per person for city centre transfers. out modern sailing boats with and without skipper. There are Tromsø TOS – Bergen BGO 12 new and modern boats in the fleet. They arrange trips for Ørsta/Volda HOV – Bergen BGO BOAT HIRE- AGENT AND COORDINATORS teambuilding and pleasure after the client’s wishes. 12.2 TRAIN TRANSPORT BERGEN NORHORDLAND RUTELAG AS (BNR) Nautic Sailing has a lot of partners among the coast, WIZZ AIR with special restaurants, hotels, summer houses and a lot Lörinci ut 59, Building C2, 2220 Vecses, Hungary NSB Kaikanten, N-5286 Haus Tel: +47 56 39 10 20 - Fax: +47 56 39 10 21 of activities. www.wizzair.com Tel: +47 815 00 888. Flights: www.nsb.no/agents email@example.com - www.fjordcharter.no, www.bnr.no Contact: Mr. Trygve Tønnessen STATSRAAD LEHMKUHL Gdansk GDN - Bergen BGO Skur 7, Bradbenken 2, N-5003 Bergen Katowice KTW - Bergen BGO Description: Tel: +47 55 30 17 00 Fax: +47 55 30 17 01 12.3 BOAT TRANSPORTS Fjordcharter in Norway, with new charter boats at low price. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.lehmkuhl.no AEROPLANE / HELICOPTER HIRE NATIONAL FERRIES CHARTER CRUISE Contact: Ms. Heidi Fagerlid N-6893 Vik, Sogn Description: ”Statsraad Lehmkuhl” is Norway’s largest and BERGEN HELIKOPTER HURTIGRUTEN Tel: + 47 57 69 65 55 Fax: + 47 57 69 65 51 oldest square-rigged sailing ship. She can be chartered for day Flyplassveien 499, N-5258 Blomsterdalen email@example.com - www.chartercruise.no trips, where buffets are served for 350 persons (for dinner below Booking Tel: +47 810 30 000 or www.hurtigruten.com. See also Tel: +47 55 22 12 21 Fax: +47 55 22 12 20 Contact: Mr. Carl André Riiber deck: max 200). The perfect setting for a conference or a social your nearest Travel agent. firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenhelikopter.no Description: gathering. Routes: Contact: Mr. Morten Iversen Bergen - Kirkenes - Bergen The captains have a great local knowledge and will guide you Description: Description: through the most exciting places there is. Bergen, the Fjords TSMY WELLER Specialists in Helicopter-Sightseeing and Air-Taxi. The pilots are and the coast are filled with exciting islands, small communities, Nordre Steinestø 5, N-5108 Hordvik With a year-round daily departure 11 ships operate along the all from the Bergen region, and know exactly what is worth seeing historical old fishing stations and lighthouses. The Fjords make a Tel: +47 55 19 13 03/408 25 828 Fax: +47 55 19 13 03 coast of Norway from Bergen in the south to Kirkenes in the of our spectacular nature. The view of the famous Norwegian perfect frame and a unique setting for an experience of a lifetime. email@example.com - www.weller.no/www.bergenfjordtours.no North. 35 ports of call along the way. The full voyage lasts for 11 fjords, the fantastic glaciers and the sparkling waterfalls will Contact: Mr. Inge Hatlebrekke days; voyages North and South or port to port. be a memory of your lifetime. Flying a modern EC 120 with 4 MARITIME TOURS AS Description: passengers-seating and turbine-engine, gives you the safest and Tollbodallmenning 1b, P.O.Box 2011 Nordnes, The boat TSMY Weller is 50 feet long, containing 3 lounges, most comfortable experience. Standard tours from NOK 1000/125 EXPRESS BOATS N-5817 Bergen 2 toilets with shower/bath. Original English furniture. Scheduled Euro per person, or contact Bergen Helikopter for customized Tel: +47 55 30 80 80/ +47 416 89 866 fishing trips Tuesdays and Thursdays 20 July- 19 August, tours. FJORD 1 FYLKESBAATANE Fax: +47 55 30 80 81 departing from Bryggen at 16.30. Including all necessary Strandkaiterminalen N-5013 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.maritimetours.no equipment. Duration: approx. 3,5 hours. NOK 480 included fishing FONNAFLY – Seaplanes and Helicopters Tel: +47 55 90 70 70 fax: +47 55 90 70 71 Contact: Mr. Erik Lofnes gear. Departure times are subject to change. Can be booked for Kristiansholm 8-10, N-5035 Bergen email@example.com - www.fjord1.no/fylkesbaatane Description: private fjord cruises, fishing trips, crab fishing, snorkeling or Tel: +47 55 34 60 00 / +47 95 15 22 33 Contact: Mr. Gunnar Helle Rent out boats from 2 to 350 persons. It is possible to get food sightseeing tour on ”Weller” all year outside the regular firstname.lastname@example.org - www.fonnafly.no Routes: and beverage on board. West coast of Norway. hours. Max 12 pax. 68 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 69 12.4 COACH COMPANIES - NET RATES No show, 12.6 CAR RENTAL COMPANIES Flesland Parkering: Prices from NOK 100 / 24 hours, minivan 50 % of agreed rate. service included, tel. +47 917 29 000. Guarded. Buss every 10 min All prices are subject to changes without notice. Any new taxes, Waiting time, per ½ hour 300 300 300 AVIS CAR RENTAL to/from the airport. beyond control, may lead to corresponding price increases. All Lars Hillesgt. 20 A, N-5008 Bergen prices are exclusive drivers’ board and lodgings, road taxes and TIDE REISER AS Tel: +47 55 55 39 55 - Fax: +47 55 55 39 50 Lilandsveien Parking: NOK 30 / 24 hours. Follow sign. ferry expenses for coach and passengers. VAT on transport = 8% P.O.Box 6300, N-5893 Bergen email@example.com - www.avis.no Tel: +47 55 23 87 32 Fax: +47 55 23 87 01 Airport Office: Tel: +47 55 11 64 30 - Fax: +47 55 11 64 35 Parking for Hurtigruten- passengers: The best alternative would BERGEN MINIBUSS SERVICE firstname.lastname@example.org - www.tide.no email@example.com - www.avis.no be to park at the ByGaragen car park. They have reduced prices Ytrebygdsveien 21, N- 5251 Søreidgrend Contact: Mr. Knut Harald Kvernes for long-term parking and they are open / guarded 24 hours a day. Tel: +47 55 99 86 10 - Fax: +47 55 99 86 11 Number of passengers 1-47 BUDGET BILUTLEIE Park & Ride bus (P-bus) Free service within the city centre. The firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bms.no Transfers Vestre Strømkai 5, N-5008 Bergen P-bus runs between the ByGarasjen multi-storey car park, driving Contact: Mr. Ivar Soltveit Within Bergen City (hotel, quay, railway station) 1,500 Tel: +47 55 32 60 00 / 815 60 600 Fax: +47 55 32 60 10 through the city, over the wharf, stopping at many city centre bus Number of passengers 1-4 5-16 17-28 Bergen City – Bergen Airport 2,100 Airport Office: Tel: +47 55 22 75 27 bergenAP@budget.no stops. Transfers Bergen Airport - Solstrand Hotel & Bad 2,250 bergenDT@budget.no - www.budget.no The P-bus is a free bus service that departs every ten minutes. Within Bergen City Sightseeing in Bergen Runs on weekdays, the first departure is at 07.30 and the last one (hotel, quay, railway station) 350 1.000 1.250 2hours 2,250 BERGEN BILUTLEIE at 21.00. The P-bus does not run in weekends and public holidays. Bergen Airport - Bergen City 575 1.365 1.880 Per additional hour 700 Fanaveien 15, N-5221 Nesttun Bergen Airport-Solstrand Hotel & Bad 1.425 1.680 2.000 tart/end at Bergen Airport 350 Tel: +47 55 13 31 32 Fax: +47 55 13 60 51 CAMPER VANS Sightseeing in Bergen Sightseeing from Cruiseships www.bergen-bilutleie.no The camping grounds outside the city centre for 2 hours 1.100 1.650 2.300 (Rate including ½ hour waiting at the quay) SANDE BILUTLEIE camper vans are the only permitted sites for overnight parking. Per additional hour 575 650 700 2 hours 2,970 Liamyrene 6, N-5132 Nyborg Facilities: WC, showers, laundrette, telephones, disposal point for Start/end at Bergen Airport 1.300 1.885 2.300 per additional half hour 350 Tel: +47 55 19 75 90 Fax: 55 19 75 82 chemical toilets, buses to the city centre. Limousine service upon request Long distance tours upon request email@example.com COACHES, TRUCKS AND TRAILERS Long distance tours upon request General conditions www.sandebilutleie.no Please call Tel: +47 55 56 88 50. Spring / summer: overnight and General conditions Additional charge per hour long-term parking at Nygårdstangen. Facilities: canteen, WC, Additional charge per hour Between 21.00 and 06.00 +25% electricity, telephones, disposal point for chemical toilets. Prices: between 21.00 and 06.00 25 % 25 % 25 % No show, 50 % of agreed rate, minimum charge 1,000 NOK 60 per 24 hours.. No show, Waiting time, per ½ hour 350 12.7 TAXI IN BERGEN 50 % of agreed rate, minimum charge 350 775 1.050 Expected increase for 2010: 7 %. Rates included VAT 8%. 07000 BERGEN TAXI CARAVANS Waiting time, per ½ hour 325 350 350 Kokstadveien. 8, N-5257 Kokstad It is recommended to use the campsites outside the city centre. TURISTBUSS BERGEN AS Tel: +47 55 99 70 50 - Fax: +47 55 22 92 90 For a list of campsites, see chapter 8.4- Campings. BERGEN TUR & MINIBUSS Øvre Murallmenningen 1 B, N-5012 Bergen firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergentaxi.no Waste disposal facilities Road no. Tel: Liaflaten 118, N-5132 Nyborg Tel: +47 970 52 250 - Fax: +47 55 56 31 72 Contact: Mr. Tom Steinstad Bratland Camping* RV 580 +47 55 10 13 38 Tel: +47 93455800 email@example.com - www.turistbuss.no Description: Grimen Camping* RV 580 +47 55 10 25 90 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergentur.no Contact: Mrs. Ellen V Soltvedt 07000 Bergen Taxi is the city’s oldest and largest taxi company. In Lone Camping* RV 580 +47 55 39 29 60 Contact: Rune Karlsen Number of passengers 1-16 17-30 31-50 addition to providing safe and reliable taxi service, Bergen Taxi Midttun Motel & Camping* RV 580 +47 55 10 39 00 Number of passengers 1-16 16-47 Transfers offer private sightseeing tours. Make your own route or choose Bergen Camping Park E 39 +47 55 24 88 08 Transfers Within Bergen City 1,000 1,250 1,450 from a list of suggested trips. We have a variety of vehicles that Nygårdstangen E39 +47 55 56 88 70 Whitin Bergen City 1200 1500 (hotel, quay, railway station) can accommodate groups of up to 16 persons. Please enquire for Bergen Airport - Bergen City 1800 2100 Bergen Airport - Bergen City 1,365 1,880 2,100 rates! Access for physically disabled people. *= For paying guests only Bergen Airport - Solstrand Hotel & Bad 2200 2500 Bergen Airport - Solstrand Hotel & Bad 1,650 2,000 2,250 ** = Also waste disposal facilities for coaches Sightseeing in Bergen Sightseeing in Bergen 2 hours 2000 2300 2 hours 1,650 2,000 2,300 Per additional hour 650 650 Per additional hour 650 700 700 12.8 PARKING IN BERGEN Start/end Bergen Airport 600 600 Start/end at Bergen Airport 1,885 2,395 2,500 PRIVATE CARS: 12.9 ROADS AND TRAFFIC INFORMATION Limousine service upon request Limousine service upon request At parking meters and outdoor pay-and-display car parks. The Road User Information Centre gathers information about Long distance touring upon request Long distance tours upon request Prices: NOK 10 - 40 per hour road, driving and traffic conditions throughout the country. General General conditions MULTI-STOREY CAR PARKS IN THE CITY CENTRE Information can also be obtained about axle loads,distances, Additional charge per hour between 21.00-06.00 25 % 25 % Additional charge per hour Max height: 2.10 metres routes and ferry timetables. No show, 50% of agreed rate, minimum charge 1500 1500 Between 21.00 and 06.00 +25% +25% +25% 1. Birkebeiner Senter (near St. Mary’s Church) From Norway Tel: 175, abroad: Tel: +47 815 48 991 55 22 65 40. Waiting time, per 1/2 hour 325 325 No show, NOK 18 per hour (Mon-Fri 08.00-23.00, Sat 08.00-18.00) Road list and information material available at the Motor Vehicle 50 % of agreed rate, minimum charge 775 1,000 1,000 2. ByGaragen (Bus Station) OSBUSS AS and Driving Licence Inspectorate of Public Roads. Waiting time, per ½ hour 325 350 350 NOK 5 per 20 minutes, max. NOK 100 per 24 hours POSTBOKS 19, N-5206 OS DISCOUNT Total weight. Incl. the trailer the total weight of the vehicle must 3. CityPark, Markeveien 7 be within limits of the total weights table. Tel: (+47) 56 30 99 80 Fax: (+47) 56 30 25 83 NOK 30 per hour, max NOK 125 per 24 hours Spring thaw. From spring of 1995, reduced axle load limits will be 24 Hour phone: (+47) 48 10 31 00 email@example.com - www.osbuss.no 12.5 PUBLIC TRANSPORT 4. Grieg Park (by the Grieghallen) imposed only occasionally on national and county roads in NOK 27 per hour. NOK 140 per 24 hour Norway during the spring thaw period. Road sections in question Contact: Kenneth Valle, Arne Bogevik, Rolf Johannessen. SKYSS 5. Hansagården, Kalfareveien will then be signposted. For information, please call The Road Number of passengers 1-12 13-30 1-50 Postboks 7900, N-5020 Bergen NOK 15 per hour. 85 per 24 hour User Information. Transfers Tel: +47 55 55 90 70 6. Jægergarasjen (near the Train Station) Width of vehicle. Permissible vehicle width is 2.50 m on national Within Bergen City Fax: +47 55 55 90 92 From NOK 16 per hour. 85-125 per 24 hour highways. When measuring the width of vehicles, a tolerance of 5 (hotel, quay, railway station) 1,100 1,200 1,300 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.skyss.no/agents 7. Rosenkrantz P- Hus cm will be allowed. Bergen Airport - Bergen City 1,700 1,800 2,000 Description: NOK 16 per 30 minutes, max NOK 170 per 24 hours Game accidents. Most game accidents happen along the roads in Bergen Airport - Solstrand Fjordhotel 1,400 1,900 2,200 Skyss is a new management company that plans, commissions and 8. Europark Radisson the dusk. Be extra careful in areas where the Public Roads Sightseeing in Bergen markets public transport throughout large parts of the county of NOK 16 per 30 minutes, max NOK 200 per 24 hours Administration has put up signs. Not only elk, deer and reindeer 2 hours 1,800 1,900 2,200 Hordaland. The provision of bus and boat services is undertaken 9. Klostergarasjen (City Centre) are exposed, but also domestic animals. You are to report Per additional hour 550 575 625 by the operating company which, following tender competitions, NOK 20 per hour, NOK 125 per 24 hours accidents involving any kind of animal, even if you have not Start/end at Bergen Airport + 550 +575 +625 has a contract with Skyss. Skyss has among others responsibility Limousine service: Ask for price caused the accident. Call the Road User Information Service (see for competitive tendering, planning of services, pricing, sales, PARKING AT THE AIRPORT above) to report accidents. They will inform the game authorities Long distance touring upon request ticketing system, marketing and information. Europark: Short-and long-term parking (indoor and outdoor). or the police, so that they can deal with the problem. General conditions www.skyss.no/agents. Prices: Short term: from NOK 25 / ½ hour, NOK 325 / 24 hours, Additional charge per hour User name: Skyss Long term: Between 21.00 and 06.00 No additional cost Password: Agents From NOK 25 / ½hour, NOK 140 / 24 hours 70 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 71 ROADS CLOSED DURING WINTER: Road no.: Stretch of road: Month: IMPORTANT ROADS WHERE CONVOY DRIVING IN THE WINTER MIGHT BE NECESSARY: 13 TRAVEL AGENTS & TOUR OPERATORS E 69 Skarsvåg - Nordkapp October – April Road: Stretch of road: County: Rv 13 Gaularfjellet December – May E6 Dovrefjell Oppland Rv 51 Valdresflya November – April E6 Korgfjellet Nordland 13.1 TRAVEL AGENTS TRY NORWAY AS Rv 55 Sognefjellet November – May E6 Saltfjellet Nordland P.O.Box 684, N-3003 Drammen HURTIGRUTEN ASA Tel: +47 32 81 62 00 Fax: +47 32 81 62 03 Rv 63 Geirangervegen November – May E 16 Filefjell Oppland/Sogn og Fjordane P.O. Box 43, N- 8501 Narvik Rv 63 Trollstigen October – May E 134 Haukelifjell Telemark/Hordaland email@example.com - www.trynorway.com Tel +47 810 30 000 Contact: Mr. Yngve Sjøberg Rv252 Tyin – Eidsbugarden October – June Rv 7 Hardangervidda Buskerud/Hordaland firstname.lastname@example.org - www.hurtigruten.no Rv 258 Gamle Strynefjellsveg October – June Rv 9 Hovden-Haukeligrend Telemark/Aust-Agder Description: Rv 520 Breiborg - Røldal November – June Rv 13 Vikafjellet Hordaland/Sogn og Fjordane TRY NORWAY is the incoming tour operator who has NORWEGIAN ROOTS & TRAVEL AS comprehensive knowledge of the regions and the attractions in Rv 886 Jarfjordfjellet November – May Rv 15 Strynefjellet Oppland/Sogn og Fjordane P.O.Box 35, N-5987 Hosteland Fv 243 Aurland - Erdal (Lærdal) November – June Rv 27 Venabygdsfjellet Oppland/Hedmark Norway. TRY NORWAY has a wide range of programs and have Tel: +47 55 60 39 91 – Fax: +47 55 60 39 77 specialized in assisting whether it is FIT’s, special interest tours Fv 337 Brokke - Suleskard November – May Rv 50 Hol-Aurland Buskerud/Sogn og Fjordane email@example.com - www.norwegian-roots.com Rv 52 Hemsedalsfjellet Buskerud/Sogn og Fjordane for groups, incentive tours, meeting & conference or pre- and post Contact: Manager Elisabeth Sleire-Gjerde tours. TRY NORWAY specializes in customized itineraries. DISTANCES TO MAJOR CITIES IN NORWAY: Description: Create ”A Journey for Life-” especially for Norwegian- From Bergen to: Kilometres Americans in search of their Norwegian roots. Tailor made Kristiansand 415 VIA TRAVEL GROUP & MEETING individual tours. 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PORT OF BERGEN Drammen 439 Description: Adventure, relationship and activities, are some of Visiting address: Nøstegaten 30, N-5010 Bergen Flekkefjord 303 the headwords they use planning your event. Atlantic Reiser AS Post address: P.O.Box 6040, N-5892 Bergen Fredrikstad 540 arranges all kinds of leisure activities and conference/conventions Tel: +47 55 56 89 50 Fax: +47 55 56 89 86 Gjøvik 432 for groups. Their aim is to give you lifetime experiences. Save firstname.lastname@example.org - www.bergenhavn.no Hamar 473 time by making them do the job for you. Contact: Marketing Manager Ms. Helen Hovland Haugesund 123 Description: The network Cruise Destination Bergen Fjord Norway, Haukeligrend 256 FJORD TRAVEL NORWAY works to attract cruise passengers to the area. 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Tel: +47 55 31 06 90 /+ 47 47 41 30 03 Fax: +47 55 31 06 91 DESTINATION MANAGEMENT NORWAY email@example.com - www.timeout-travel.no Skoltegrunnskaien 2-3, N-5003 Bergen Contact: Mr. Halfdan Haukeland Tel: +47 47 61 13 13 Description: Timeout Travel is a professional incoming agent and Fax: +47 55 55 80 24 DMC for Norway and the Scandinavian Countries. Specialized on firstname.lastname@example.org - www.dmnorway.no quality business and leisure group travel, Timeout Travel provides Contact: Ms. Sølvi Ørjansen creative tailor made travel solutions. Meetings and incentives, Description: Shore Excursions and Cruise Ships Agent. Special Interest Groups, Shore Excursions for Cruise passengers. Pre & Post Cruise Services, Turnaround Services. Incentive Travel & Groups, Sweater shop & Internet Café at TRAVEL PLANNERS OF SCANDINAVIA Skolten Cruise terminal. 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We are motivated by intimate - Tailor made independent tours knowledge of and affection for Norway and we believe in Their chief business objective is to have a hands-on approach in experiencing by participation. The Travel Designer invites you order to secure the highest level of professionalism and supply to experience our private journeys comfortably devoid of travel predictable output of the best incoming services. gimmicks; blissfully released from mass tourism you will enjoy 72 PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 www. vi si t Be rge n.com w w w.vis itB e rge n.com PRODUCT MANUAL BERGEN AND THE REGION 2010/12 73 and marvel at some of the most impressive natural phenomenon TRAVEL PLANNERS OF SCANDINAVIA NOTES: the world has on offer. We will take you off the beaten path Conrad Mohrsvei 11, N-5068 Bergen and amongst our many unique experiences is a stay in your own Tel: +47 55 23 00 70 Fax: +47 55 23 17 68 private fjord! 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