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Stavanger: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Product ID: 121863
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Hop-on a double-decker sightseeing bus and soak up the amazing sights from an open-top deck. With a 24-hour ticket, you can hop-on and hop-off at any of the 11 tour stops along the route as often as you like.
About this activity
Duration 24 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore on iconic open-top double-decker buses
  • Hop-on and hop-off at any of the 11 tour stops along the route
  • Enjoy on-board commentary, available in 8 languages
  • Discover the historic and picturesque Old Town
  • Explore any of the 7 museums along the route
Full description
Visit Stavanger and be stunned by the beautiful landscapes including fjords, mountains and white beaches. The city also has an extensive historical background which is portrayed through the city's large number of museums. Stavanger is also Europe's oil and energy capital.

Begin your tour at the first stop, the Strandkaien Cruise Terminal, for the full experience. The tour will continue to the Tourist Information Station, where passengers can hop-off and take a short walk over to Stavanger’s Cathedral. The cathedral is one of the most stunning works of architecture in the city and its interior is equally as beautiful. One of the tours most notable spots is the Petroleum Museum which has become one of the coasts most memorable landmarks. Located on the Port of Stavanger, its unique architecture makes it stand out from the crowd and its history inside is just as intriguing. 

If you prefer a museum more focused on natural and cultural history, than hop-off at the 7th stop and visit the Stavanger Museum. There’s also a museum for art-lovers at stop 9. The museum boasts an extraordinary number of artwork, now totaling over 2,600. Another recommended stop to hop-off at is stop 10 – the Ledaal Royal Residence. This wonderful building is the official residence to the King of Norway. From the top-deck of the tour buses, you will be able to get brilliant photos of this famous building. 

As the tour takes you to these iconic locations, you can also enjoy an informative on-board commentary that is available in 8 different languages. You can also enjoy free WiFi on-board.

Please find a list of the tour stops below: 

• Strandkaien Cruise Terminal
• Tourist Information and Stavanger Cathedral
• Petroleum Museum
• Victoria Hotel
• Petroleum Museum
• Tourist Information and Stavanger Cathedral
• Stavanger Museum
• Museum of Archaeology
• Stavanger Art Museum
• Ledaal Royal Residence
• Strandkaien Cruise Terminal
  • 11 hop-on hop-off stops
  • 24-hour hop-on hop-off ticket
  • Audio commentary available in 8 languages
  • Free headphones
  • Free WiFi
What’s Not Included
  • Entry into attractions
  • Food and drink

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Meeting point

The first tour stop along the route is located at the Strandkaien Cruise Terminal. However, passengers can hop-on and hop-off at any of the stops along the route.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• The full bus route takes 50 minutes and there is a bus every 30 minutes
• Please note that this tour only operates when there is a cruise ship in port between May and September (please refer to the calendar for availability)
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.1 / 5
based on 19 reviews
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City Sightseeing Europe

Product ID: 121863