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Bergen as the crow flies

Bergen as the crow flies

Duration:2 ore in totale
Includes:Cibo, attrezzatura e trasporto
Languages:Offerto in Inglese

Informazioni sull'host

I am a social scientist from the University of Amsterdam and the University of Bergen and I am an experienced teacher. I will show you why Bergen used to be the capital of Norway for centuries. We start at the top of Bergen's highest mountain, Ulriken. There we will see the strategic position of Bergen, protected by the mountains, open to the North Sea, with natural safe 'harbors'. I will take…
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Cosa faremo

Meeting point: Mount Ulriken cable car station Lecture by Marian ( circa 45 minutes) starts on top of Mount Ulriken. We will stand outside to have the best view so we can - as the crow flies - imagine being conquerors, defenders, traders or just inhabitants of Bergen. Looking down to the Atlantic sea we spot the range of islands just outside the coastline. This also explains the name Norway -…

Cos'altro dovresti sapere

The guests have to buy their tickets for the bus and cable car themselves. Marian or Marit wait for you at the lower station of the cable car. We travel as a group. Warm clothes and sensible shoes!

Cosa fornirò

Spuntini
Coffee or tea and a snack at the café on top of Mount Ulriken
Trasporto
Ulriksbanen, cable car v/v
Attrezzatura
Optional: guided walk

Cosa portare

Outdoors clothing, good shoes, sweater, rain jackets, NO UMBRELLAS
Those who would like to take the guided walk after the lecture need good outdoor cloththss and proper walking boots

Dove ti troverai

As we stand on top of Mount Ulriken I will explain how the name Norway came to exist. Originally the country was called Norvegir - the way to the North. The very long coastline of Norway is protected by small islands. Therefore one could row and sail from Haugesund to the North Cape to fish and trade. Bergen is protected 'in the back', meaning Eastwards, by mountains. One can see the 'varder' on top of several mountains.

Cosa tenere a mente

Termini di cancellazione

È possibile cancellare e ottenere il rimborso totale di qualsiasi esperienza entro 24 ore dall'acquisto o almeno 7 giorni prima dell'inizio dell'esperienza stessa.

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Requisiti degli ospiti

Possono partecipare fino a 10 ospiti di almeno 18 anni.

Altri consigli

The guests have to buy their tickets for the bus and cable car themselves. Marian or Marit wait for you at the lower station of the cable car. We travel as a group. Warm clothes and sensible shoes!

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  • Esperti del luogo

    Condotte da persone orgogliose del luogo da cui provengono e che hanno passione per quello che fanno.

  • Piccoli gruppi

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  • Standard elevati

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Bergen as the crow flies
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47€ a persona
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47€ a persona