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Bergen Travel Guide

Bergen is a World Heritage City found on the west coast of Norway. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, Bergen is a city that has small-town vibes and tons of colorful culture. The traditional wooden buildings on the historical Hanseatic wharf are a big draw for visitors to the city, as well as the array of museums and art.

Things to Do in Bergen

To enjoy views of Bergen and the beautiful surrounding fjords, head up the Fløibanen funicular, where visitors can take in the incredible views from up high. For more wonderful sights, take the Tippetue path for a walking trail or walk around the Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf and explore the streets, with traditional buildings created in the 1700s.

For art lovers, there is the KODE Art Museums of Bergen, which is home to Edvard Munch works. Other fantastic museums include the Leprosy Museum and the Norwegian Fisheries Museum, as well as the Hanseatic Museum.

Once you've worked up an appetite, don’t forget to try some traditional fish in Bergen!

Best Time to Visit Bergen

May and the summer months are good times of the year to visit Bergen for pleasant weather.

Price and Availability Index in Bergen

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Bergen is in October, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Bergen is in the high season in August. Bergen has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Bergen tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Monday. Vacation homes in Bergen tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Bergen

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Bergen. The warmest months in Bergen are June and July, when temperatures reach 82 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 20 ˚F. The wettest month in Bergen is December with 20.06 inches of rain, while the driest month is May with 2.25 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Bergen

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, priceline and more. AllTheRooms has 19464 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Bergen, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Bergen is available at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $141 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 7260 accommodations in Bergen that have WiFi. 444 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 236 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Bergen? Then choose one of the 4376 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 22 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 1134 pet-friendly accommodations available.

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