Ranked #7 of 14 activities in Bergen
Old and new Bergen has an inexhaustible source of interesting history, culture and encounters with nature. Whether you want...
Old and new Bergen has an inexhaustible source of interesting history, culture and encounters with nature. Whether you want to go in-depht or just get an overview og the highlights, you need professional help. Bergen Guide Service, which is owned by the Bergen Tourist Board, is the largest guiding agency in the Nordic countries and conducts over 8.000 assignements each year. We have at our disposal more than 100 authorised guides who together cover some 20 languages. All our guides have through background training and undergo an obligatory annual updating course. Tour operators are our main customers. The most common task is guided tours of Bergen and its neighbourhood, but Bergen Guide Service also custom-make tours and can offer , for example, qualified lectures on subjects such as cultural history, architecture, seafaring, Hanseatic times, and so forth. More frequently Bergen Guide Service are engaged on assignements for trade and industry both nationally and internationally and can also offer interpreting/translating services and schooling on the cultural understanding of a number of cultures. Hosting congresses and conferences are also significant areas for us.