If you arrive at the cruise port at Jekteviken or the nearby Dokkeskjærskaien, there is just a nice city walk of about 1km between you and the town centre. I takes you past some blocks of houses and pedestrian streets, past the theatre, until it ends in the town centre. From here you can reach most of the town’s attractions by foot. The walk ends by “the Blue Stone” (Den blå steinen), a popular meeting point for locals Bergen. Take a look at our video!
To Be, To Bergen: Some Shakespearian advice to the short stop tourist, on how to create a great day in Bergen!
Bergeners easily interpret Hamlet's famous words "To Be, or Not to Be", according to our local experience: "To BeIN BERGEN, or Not to Be". So, if you are not here already, come! Bergen is a pleasant place to be! We provide cruise tourists and others with some free advice, on things to do in Bergen in one day or a week. Browse our suggested free and budget tourist attractions: Bergen walking tours, Bergen sights, Bergen attractions, activities in Bergen, hiking in Bergen, finding your way in Bergen. In short: Here is how to create a great day on low budget in Bergen—on your own. Good luck!