Visit in Bergen

Best Places to Visit in Bergen

Bergen, Norway’s second largest city, is also the west coast’s largest port, and one of Scandinavia’s busiest cruise ship stopovers. Best Places to Visit in Bergen are Market Square, Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf, Hanseatic Museum,
Bergenhus Fortress, Old Bergen Open-Air Museum.

1. Market Square

At the southeast end of the city’s beautiful main harbor, Bergen’s Market Square is always bustling.

2. Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf

Colorful Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf is one of Bergen’s most popular tourist attractions.

3. Hanseatic Museum

The best preserved of Bryggen’s 18th Century merchant homes, Finnegård, has housed the Hanseatic Museum since 1872.

4. Bergenhus Fortress

The old Bergenhus Fortress has dominated the entrance to Bergen’s harbor since the late 16th Century and remains one of the most impressive such structures in Scandinavia.

5. Old Bergen Open-Air Museum

Tucked away in the old city district of Sandviken is the Open-Air Museum of Old Bergen.