Enjoy a unique high-season Preikestolen adventure, guaranteed to be crowd-free!


Would you like to visit Kjerag during the high-season but want to avoid the crowds? Are you an early bird who enjoys the tranquility of hiking in near-solitude?


Private Cruise offers first class cruises for you, along with friends and family to stunning locations in Lysefjorden.


Fjordexpedition has over 10 years of experience in guided kayak tours and kayak rental in and around the Lysefjorden area.


Welcome to Lysefjorden. Let us help you create some unforgettable adventures in and around this breathtaking fjord.
We are here to help you explore, and to get the most out of your stay here in the region.

Lysefjorden and its majestic mountains which is carved out and shaped by the ice age is the perfect place to explore real Norwegian nature, and people come to this area from all corners of the world to go hiking, kayaking, sightseeing, have teambuilding’s, or  just to relax and breath the fresh air.

The breathtaking sceneries has also drawn production companies from both Bollywood and Hollywood to shoot scenes for their films.

In these pages we’re hoping to guide you through Lysefjorden with all it’s possibilities of activities and adventures.

Flørli 4444 – RIB & hike

Join us on a day-trip to Flørli, which boasts the world’s longest wooden staircase. Travel at high-speed (30 knots-55km/hour) on a ridged inflatable boat (RIB) from the quay in Stavanger, through the Lysefjord, and on to the former power plant village of Flørli. Take the long climb up 4,444 steps to the top of the mountainside and take in the spectacular fjord views.
This is a demanding 2.5-hour, ~3.2 km (round-trip) climb/hike with a total ascent of just over 750 meters.

Underwater sightseeing

Come with us on a digital dive and explore a unique underwater world! While your feet stay dry on land or our boat you can let your underwater drone dive into the unique underwater world of Lysefjorden.
On this tour you will see, explore and learn more about what’s living in a Norwegian fjord and what’s possible to harvest.
We will catch what we can get in our reachable shoreline and use it as an ingredient in our homemade, made on open fire, fish soup. Your lunch!
This tour fits well for families, bigger groups, and as well individuals.


Explore various adventures and trips with Kayaks in Lysefjorden. Chose from several different excursions and trips to suit your needs.


If you are a group of friends, a bachelor-party or a bunch of collegues – You just want to have fun together! Book one, two or three of our RIB boats!


Professional tour-guides take you on memorable adventures ‘off the beaten track’ that highlight the region’s fjords, mountains, and valleys.


Experience the famous Pulpit Rock from the fjord! Discover the “mysterious” Vagabonds’ Cave, the goats, and get a taste of the fresh mountain water.


Stavanger’s leading high-end luxury private cruise & charter company. They provide cruises to families and small groups aboard our luxurious boats.


Enjoy a fjord cruise on the amazing Lysefjorden with spectacular natural phenomena such as the Pulpit Rock and Kjerag mountain.


If you want to explore the wild and beautiful areas around Lysefjorden without a guide, here are some tips for hikes and safety information.


Stavanger is normally a place where you end up before, after or during your visit in Lysefjorden.
Here is some exciting activities for you there.


Feel free to contact us to create
your own tailormade trip or adventure.

Pictures from our client´s experiences, inspiring picturesque images from our stunning nature, or just pure fun!



Here we highlight some of our favourite advantures that are perfect for the current season and weather.

Feel like cruising throught the fjords in high speed RIB boats, or perhaps do a more leisurely kayaking or hiking adventure? Here at Explore Lysefjorden we have something for all levels of intensity and speed. Featured here are some of our current favourites, and right now you can experience anything from action packed fjord rafting to seal-watching and camping – where we celebrate the diversity of experiences of which Lysefjorden can offer you. Make sure to check back regularly to see what adventures are in season!



Lysefjorden hikingfestival 14 – 16 sept 2018

Welcome to the most spectacular hiking festival in Norway! Come and discover the epic hikes in one of the world’s most beautiful fjords: Lysefjorden. Widely praised as one of the world's most spectacular fjords, home of iconic natural wonders Preikestolen, Kjerag and...

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Week of the year in Lysefjorden

Lysefjorden is in the wind like never before, and the coming week is a very exciting week for Forsand and the whole region. The new Mission Impossible - Fallout, kicks of this packed week on Wednesday, August 1st. with a Norwegian premiere out on the mountain behind...

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Mission Impossible premiere date is set

The new Mission Impossible film, Fallout, will have pre-premiere in Norway on the mountain just behind the Pulpit Rock August 1st around 23:00 - two days before the film is released in Norwegian cinemas. Only strong wind can stop this from happening, according to the...

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Mission Impossible premiere at Preikestolen

August 3rd 2018, "Mission Impossible 6" has it's premiere in Norway. Today, Forsand mayor Bjarte Dagestad revealed that the movie also will be shown in Lysefjorden, at Preikestolen. Whether or not this will be a pre-premiere is not yet know, so you will just have to...

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Flørlistairs up

The race Lysefjorden in in beginning was a success with a new impressive record. Tom Erik Halvorsen managed to finish the 63km long race from Oanes to Lysebotn in amazing 05:47:17. Congratulations. Next race arranged by Lysfjord Running is already June 23. So if you...

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Changes in fire ban

From Friday June 8., it is allowed to grill in your own garden, but there is still a general ban on outdoor fires. This also applies to all barbeque areas in forests, parks and shoreline.  The fire ban includes small and large bonfires, both disposable and fixed...

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Watch a beautiful video made by Pilotviking, highlighting some of the stunning scenery found in the Lysefjorden area and beyond.


Do like Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible. 

Hike to Preikestolen and experience the amazing views first hand.
This is a mission very much possible...

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