Lysefjorden is a fjord located near Stavanger, Rogaland in southwestern Norway. The fjord is 42kilometre (26 mi) long and lies in Forsand municipality. The name means light fjord, and is said to be derived from the lightly coloured granite rocks along its sides.
- Trip Outline
- Trip Includes
Get Your Camera Ready: Have your camera ready on our tour to the end of Lysefjorden. See one of the most desired photographic destinations in Noway Kjeragbolten.
Tour Kjerag: We are up early, for a 2,5 hours roadtrip, taking you to Øygardsstøl – the starting point for hiking the Kjerag bolt. Along the way, we are driving through Sirdal, the ski resort in the area, with a base elevation about 5-600moh. The tour to Kjerag will bring you up to 1084 moh overlooking Lysefjorden.
You should not have a fear of heights claimbing onto the stone.
Be amazed on your 12-14 hours guided tour to «Kjerag» with our trusted Troll😊
Physicality: The hike to Kjerag is approximatly 11 kilometres long. Depending on how physical shape and experienced, the round trip takes 5 to 10 hours. For this hike, You need to be in normal good physical shape before heading out on this mountain hike. The hike will have elevation gain of 800 meters. In some places, you have to pull yourself up and slide down with help of wire, so it is a demanding hike even for experienced hikers.
Look and Learn: You'll hear the history of Kjerag and the surroundings.
Lunch Included: Enjoy snack on Øygardsstøl before heading out to Kjerag and a copious lunch at Kjerag bolten, overlooking Lysefjorden.
Shop: At Øygardstøl you could buy som items and something to drink/eat.
Educational: Along the way you’ll learn of history, geology, flora and fauna.
We'll Pick You Up: We pick you up and drops you off at your hotel.
Shoes: Closed-toed shoes only. Terrain is rocky and might be slippy.
- Pick up and drop off at Your hotel
- Transport to "Eagles nest" or "Ørneredet", start of trail.
- Cost of parking at "Eagles nest"
- Picnic / lunch at Scenic "Kjeragbolten"