Mount Floyen and the Funicular, Bergen

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Take a smooth ride up Mount Floyen and the Funicular for expansive views, hiking, and other outdoor activities. Hop on the funicular to be transported from the center of Bergen to 320 m (1,050 ft) above sea level, in just five to eight minutes. Head to the viewing platform where the city of Bergen and its surroundings can be seen from a bird's-eye view, including the mouth of the fjord and the islands of Aunnhordland. From the top, you have a choice of hikes that vary in length and difficulty. For children, check out the playground that features a giant troll statue. There is also a restaurant, cafe, and shop available for your convenience. Check the website for exact departure times of the funicular, and for more information on seasonal activities like canoeing and fishing. Use our Bergen road trip planning website to visit Mount Floyen and the Funicular on your trip to Bergen, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This funicular up to the top provided an excellent vista of Bergen, one of the best in the world. There was a troll garden, some short hikes, some mountain goats. The weather changed pretty quickly...  more »
  • Great way to view Bergen, I recommend going near the end of the day to view Bergen in both daylight and then later light up at night. Funicular ride is nothing special, just a means of getting to the....  more »
  • Great way to get an introduction to Bergen and get your bearings. Wonderful views and lots of hiking options from the top. Good cafe and shop too if you need it. My suggestion is bring a picnic...  more »
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