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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4129, Norway
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All reviews the bus hiking shoes bucket list two hours mountain lodge preikestolen fjellstue avoid the crowds take your time parking lot worth the effort great hike early in the morning amazing views hour hike starting point bring water cruise ship
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place in Rogaland, friendly with peoples who like walking and enjoy nature. I recommended this place if you are visit in Norway

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank MarkJohhansen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW is what I can say. Everything about this hike is stunning. The landscape changes as you hike to the top. The view at the top is amazing. I have been on many hikes and this is one of my favorite! Be warned is you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank JessiAnn85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would rate this hike easy if you have proper hiking boots, water and some snacks. It’s a long walk on different terrain. Lots of rocky steps. Anyone can do it if in good health, no matter what age, maybe not for young children though....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ana P
Reviewed 13 February 2019

I think I've been to this place 8 or 9 times. Mainly because I live in Norway and have a lot of friends visited over the years. Walk it self is not very difficult, especially now when team of Sherpas from Tybet fixed the trail...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank paluchprzemyslaw1978
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Be prepared for a long walk with some steep uphill hiking. (Aprox 1,5-2hours)The path is very good all the way up as there has been laid down stone steps from sherpas from Nepal. They have done an excellent job. Preikestolen has been a tourist attraction...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ragnar40
Reviewed 23 January 2019

It's is now really on the map after Tom Cruise filmed part of his last movie there, MI6. About 2 hours to walk up to this rock. You need the right footwear. If older you can take a 3 hour boat trip and see it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gavinm800
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Refreshing all day tour near Stavanger and Sandnes. Good to go from May to September. A 3 hours average track is little stip in the begining but easy later. Many sceneric attractions on the way that will keep your soal fresh for many days. Musy...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mhatreprafful
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We hiked Pulpit Rock on a private guided tour in October. Harold from Pulpit Rock Tours met us at the base where the bus dropped off, checked our hiking gear, and told us what to expect during our hike. I had planned to hike in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 11 January 2019

This is one of the greatest hikes I even had. Uniquely Norway! Trekking from the carpark needs less than 2 hours. I would say the difficulty is intermediate with some steep slopes. Do visit this attraction while it still exist as it would be disappear...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank TripGoer168
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Managed to find our way to the hike’s starting point ourselves by taking the public ferry to Tau from Stavanger, the public bus to Jorpland & then taxi the rest of the way. (No public buses from tau to preikstolen mountain lodge in winter). Foolishly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank AddeenImran
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12 March 2019|
Response from Seajay p | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were on a cruise ship and caught a ferry to a bus
23 December 2018|
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Response from TitoFromAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
From Bergen you have to travel to Stavanger, then to Tau and the Pulpit Rock base... climbing up to Pulpit Rock takes 2 hrs and another 2 hrs to climb down... You need to find out how many hrs to do the land travel... I... More