Ulvik (Hardangerfjord, Norway)

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Ulvik cruise port

Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
2022-01-25 06:20

min: 21 °F (-7 °C) / max: 29 °F (-1 °C) 26°F
-3.3°C
Wind: 275°/ 2.4 m/s  Gust: 3.1 m/sWind: 275°/ 2.4 m/s  Gust: 3.1 m/sLight breeze
2.4 m/s
Min / Max Temperature29 °F / -1 °C
21 °F / -6 °C
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Ulvik is a port town in Hordaland county (Norway's 3rd largest by population - after Akershus and Oslo).

Ulvik (Norway) cruise port

The town has under 1,000 and is located at the end of Ulvikafjorden. During WW2 *1939-1945) the village was destroyed (on April 25, 1940) by the Germans landing in boats. Most houses were burned down.

Ulvik is mostly visited in the summer by foreign cruise liners traveling along Hardangerfjord. Other transportation options to Ulvik include 2-hour drive from Bergen (via route E16 to Vossevangen and road 13 through Vallavik Tunnel). Road 13 continues after Ulvik crosses Hardanger Bridge (over Hardangerfjord). The nearest airport is in Bergen (Flesland Airport).

Bergen Railway runs through town's northern part and through a roadless region that is very popular for hiking and trekking. Finse railway station is at elevation of 1222 m (4009 ft) ranking it Norway's highest. Finse Tunnel is one of Norway's longest (approx 10 km / 6 mi). Rallarvegen is a historic road (following Bergen Railway through Ulvik) and is popular for biking and hiking.

In 2017, the port handled 12 cruise ship calls, in 2018 - 5, and for 2019 were scheduled / booked 3. Shore excursion options include live folklore performances, visiting local farms, "Taste of Hardangerfjord” (half-day tour to Hardanger Juice and Cider Factory, with cider and juice tasting and food sampling).

Ulvik cruise terminal

In August 2018, Port Ulvik announced its plans to put into service a floating pier. Currently, most cruise ships berth at Eidfjord (having dedicated ship pier), while Ulvik is a tendering port. Here ships anchor in the bay and transport their passengers ashore via the ship's tender boats.

Port Ulvik cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Ulvik, Hardangerfjord, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
5 May, 2022
Thursday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Deutschland08:0013:00
11 May, 2022
Wednesday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineAmera07:0012:00
19 May, 2022
Thursday
Ponant Cruises Cruises cruise lineLe Boreal
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