FAQ – Frequently asked questions

Pulpit Rock cruise & hike 

Where can I find the boat in Stavanger?
The boat departs from Skagenkaien in Stavanger. Please see a map of our departure point here

How long is this trip?
The trip takes about 8 hours in total. The tour includes 2 hours fjord cruise by boat, a bus transfer from Lysefjordsenteret to Preikestolhytta and a bus transfer from Preikestolhytta to Tau. The hike itself takes approximately 2 hours each way. There are several timing options for bus transfer to Tau. Bus schedule is scheduled here.

Where can I buy tickets?
To be guaranteed availability, you should pre-book tickets at rodne.no. Remaining tickets are sold on board before departure.

What is included and is it possible to get a discount?
The package includes fjord cruise and a bus transfer to/from Preikestolhytta. NB! Ferry ticket from Tau to Stavanger is not included. You have to buy this ticket on board the ferry. 

Under ticket categories, you will find all prices. On this trip, we only offer adult and children’s ticket. For more information about ticket categories, please see here.

Is there a guide on the hike?
No, there is no guide on the hike.

Is it possible to buy snacks/beverages on the boat?
Most of our fjord cruise boats have a kiosk on board. The selection varies from boat to boat. Example: hot dogs, soft drinks, coffee/tea, chocolate and more. Brought food and drinks are not allowed. NB! We highly recommend you to bring lunch and water for the hike.

What do you recommend that I take with me on the hike?
We recommend that you put on good hiking shoes and clothing according to the weather. We also recommend you to bring lunch and water.

Where can I park my car in Stavanger?
The closest parking garage is located close to the Clarion Collection Hotel Skagen Brygge (P-Valberghallen). There is also a parking garage under post office in Stavanger (P-Posten). Both are within walking distance to Skagenkaien.

Do you have any questions about the boat cruise?
Please read FAQ for Fjord cruise Lysefjord & Pulpit Rock here.

Can I bring my dog?
It is not allowed to bring your dog on the bus to/from Preikestolhytta.

Do you have any other questions? Please contact us at mail@rodne.no or tel +47 51 89 52 70.