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Explore the iconic natural wonder in Norway together with a experienced guide 


Join one of our guided hikes to Kjerag, and you will get to feel the exhilaration of standing on the mountain’s cliffside nearly a kilometer above Lysefjorden

Gøysa Gard

Live on a traditional norwegian farm with panorama view over Lysefjorden, and close to Preikestolen, Kjerag and Flørli.


Explore fjord Norway and stunning landscapes from a kayak,  with or without guide


The most engaging & action-packed way to explore fjord Norway, safely onboard a RIB


First class fjord cruises for you, along with friends and family to stunning locations in Lysefjorden.


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.

Lysefjorden Safari

If you are looking for an spectacular fjord experience, we higly recommend this rib safari. Feel like a viking, and explore the breathtaking landscapes onboard these boats where you truly will get in touch with the surroundings.

Daily guided fjord tours

From 01. March to 30. November you can join this guided kayak tour  where you will paddle along the beautiful Islands of Jørpeland. You will be able to watch birds , salmon, maybe seals and a beautiful coastline included the “Norwegian Stonehenge”.

Preikestolen “off the beaten track”

Avoid the crowds by hiking with a guide in near-solitude while encountering out-of-this-world views of Preikestolen and the Lysefjord – which only few have seen.

At Gøysa Gard you can have a comfortabla stay for shorter and longer periods while exploring Lysefjorden and the surrounding areas.
Preikestolen, Kjerag, Flørli and Stavanger are all close by, in addition to activities such as kayaking, fjord safari and a number of hikes with stunning fjord view. In forsand you are also surrounded by historic and cultural sights, and there is also an old settlement from the bronse age which is rebuilt just 20 min walk from the farm.
Shortly we will have our own booking system up and running here, but it is already possible to book accomodation on booking.comAirbnb.
You can also send us a mail at booking(at)lysefjorden.com if you want to make a booking directly.



Explore various adventures with kayaks and SUP in and around Lysefjorden. Choose from several different excursions and trips to suit your needs.
Daily tours at 11:00 & 14:00


Are you looking for a spectacular fjord experience? Check out the excursions with RIB boats to Lysefjorden and Preikestolen. 
Daily departure from Stavanger. 


Professional tour-guides take you on memorable adventures to Preikestolen, Kjerag and other ‘off the beaten tracks’ 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 adventures that are perfect for the current season and weather.

Feel like cruising throught the fjord with friends or colleagues in a luxury yacht, or perhaps do a guided autumn hike to Preikestolen?
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 private fjord cruise, or hiking in our beautiful autumn dressed mountains .
Make sure to check back regularly to see what adventures are in season!


Changes in fire ban

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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Tourist ferry starts June 01.

Tourist ferry starts June 01.

Friday June 01. 2018, the tourist ferry starts it’s season with 2 daily departures between Lauvvik and Lysebotn. This is an amazing guided tour where you also can bring your car if you want to continue over the mountain through the mountain pass Suleskarvegen, or...

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Rules for open fire

Rules for open fire

Here is the basic rules for open fires in Norway, and which precautions you should take What is the general open fire ban? In the spring and summer it will be quite dry in the ourdoors of Norway. This increases the risk of forest and heather fire. In Norway,  it is...

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Hele Norge på tur

Hele Norge på tur

26. april skal DNT feire 150 års jubileum på den mest naturlige måten, ute på tur. De inviterer alle til å bli med å "gå" fra Oslo til Finse! Du går ikke turen fysisk, men tilbakelegger minst 10.000 skritt hver dag for å nå målet innen seks uker. De som deltar er med...

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Info from Kjerag Tourist information

Info from Kjerag Tourist information

Looks like we are on track to open mid to late May. We will open as soon as the road is cleared for snow. For people coming late May and most of June you will be Hiking on snow. It's not more dangerous than the rest of the season, but you have to be more careful and...

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Want to get married in Lysefjorden?

Want to get married in Lysefjorden?

From 1. January 2018, the rights of marriage was transferred from the courts to the mayors in Norway. This means that the municipalities now are responsible to find suitable rooms and places for couples who wants to get married inside each municipality. In the...

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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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