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Things to do in Bergen

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Platform
“the Bergen train station, and the bus station. Also one of the largest and cheapest parking for your car.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The absolute best coffee in town. Their baristas has won the national championship several times.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Route
“In this area you'll find pretty much anything of shops and it's in walking distance to "Bryggen" and the famous fish marked ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
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“A bar and club in the weekends. Very good drinks, exiting atmosphere and dancing in the weekends. For young people, 23-30 ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The neighborhood pub and restaurant. The food is great. Especially seafood, fish and pasta. And prices are affordable. Try a local beer and sit outside all year thanks to heating lamps. ”
  • 52 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“15-20 minute drive away. Has the most amount of shops in one place, so it's the best option for shopping. You could also consider going into the city center for shopping, but expect more wandering around (which can be a nice thing also).”
  • 35 locals recommend
Museum
“Tells the story of how the Hanseatic merchants lived and traded in Bergen for 400 years ago.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“These luggage storage boxes at Bergen bus station/Bergen storsenter are very conveniant if you want to take the bus or lightrail (Bybanen) to the Airport, and have som extra hours to enjoy Bergen while you wait.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Bergen art museum, nice art collection. Make sure to check for any special exhibitions. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
“Great pub with large selection of micro-brews. No music, so nice place for talking to people, knowledgeable staff. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Pub
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“For music (with a slight tilt towards guitar-based rock) and beer lovers alike, a classic and an institution on the Bergen nightlife scene. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Water Park
“Badeland offers great entertainment for both young and old. Exciting indoor and outdoor swimming pools, bubbling water, slides, jacuzzis, a relax section, and meals and drinks on ”the beach”.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Trail
“What others call bragging, we Bergeners call honesty. So we'll be honest with you: if you know of a more beautiful and easily accessible walking route with a similar view over a city centre anywhere, please tell us about it! ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“The best snackbar in town! Great vibe, serves burges, oysters and beer! (and coktails). Always packed, a local favorite!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Nice place to eat your organic lunch. There are three Godt Brød bakeries in Bergen, check their website.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The most exclusive sushi in town, as well as a Japanese fusion menu. Quite expensive compared to other smaller sushi places. ”
  • 30 locals recommend