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Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm

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About Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm
Øvre-Eide Farm is idyllically situated just five minutes from Bergen city center. The farm dates as far back as the 1500 century, and has a very interesting history. In these historic surroundings we would like to welcome you to all kinds of gatherings, tours and dining. If you have particular wishes, please do not hesitate to contact us – let us create the perfect setting for your visit. We look forward to see you!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a Viking cruise and took this excursion. So glad we did. What a beautiful farm just outside of town. Learned so much about farming in the area. Very interesting. Our guide was local and even worked at the farm. Had a excellent...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2019

Our family of four booked an independent tour on our own. The farm is in a really beautiful setting overlooking a reservoir and surrounded by mountains. It is very close to the city so very easy to reach by taxi. We were able to ride...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

Dear David, thank you very much for your wonderful feedback! We enjoyed having you at our farm, and hope to see you back in the future! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed August 19, 2019 via mobile

We came to the farm on a Viking cruise excursion, and it was our favorite in Bergen. It’s absolutely gorgeous, every direction you look. Beautiful animals they allow you to interact with, hungry little goats come running to the shake of a can! Our excursion...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

Dear guest, Thank you very much for all the kind words! We are glad that you found the experience enjoyable, and thankful that you recommend it to others! Our farmer Arild is indeed a great piano player, skilled pastry chef and eloquent speaker - a...More

Reviewed July 23, 2019

Visiting this farm, meeting the farm family, learning the history and having a mouth watering traditional Norwegian dinner was the highlight of a nine day tour with Trafalger.

Date of experience: June 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

Dear guest, thank you so much for the wonderful feedback! We are happy that you enjoyed the experience on our farm, and welcome you back anytime! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed July 21, 2019

Our tour visited Ovre-Eide Gard. Since my maternal grandfather (morfar) grew up on such a farm before emigrating to Minnesota in the 1880s, I found the discussion of farm life extremely interesting. We were told about both their horse and sheep operations. Then we went...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ed C
ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

Dear Ed, thank you very much for your kind words, we truly appreciate the feedback! We are sad to learn that you weren't able to get a picture of one of our girls in bunad, as this is something that we offer all our tour...More

Reviewed June 19, 2019

We had a wonderful experience here. Our guide Ina was so wonderful. The horses were outstanding. We traveled from Boston to Bergen and took the Hurtigruten up the coast, and this really was one of the highlights of our trip to Norway, even with all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear guest, Thank you very much for the outstanding review, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the ride! Welcome back anytime! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

We visited here on a shore excursion. It’s a beautiful working Norwegian farm. Our host is also a pastry chef and provided us with a sampling of his wares. They were friendly and gracious, answering questions most diplomatically on a range of subjects. The farm...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear Susan, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We appreciate the kind words! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed June 13, 2019

After a brief tour of the town we drove to this beautiful farm. The owner is wonderful and shows you all around the farm and answers any questions you have. He shows you all the animals and tells you all about family farms in Norway...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear Linda, Thank you so much for visiting us, and for writing such a nice review! We are happy that you enjoyed your visit, and agree that the hot chocolate is amazing! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Just returned from a fabulous visit, it was well organised, the owner is passionate about his farm ,the tour was interesting and informative, the guides were brilliant and the food and drink amazing. Thank you so much for making us so welcome in your beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear Gordon, Thank you so much for leaving such a nice review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your visit, welcome back anytime! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

Reviewed May 26, 2019

We had a fantastic visit to the farm to visit the family and the animals. Enjoyed a refreshing glass of juice before being invited into the main house for coffee, tea or hot chocolate with home made pastries. Unique view into the family farm, very...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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ArildN81, Eier at Ovre-Eide Gard - Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear Sheila, Thank you very much for the kind words, and for taking the time to write a review! Welcome back anytime! Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm

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kekekollll
August 29, 2019|
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Hi, yes - send us an email for when you would like to come
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August 25, 2019|
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Hi! Thank you for your question! We are happy to welcome you to our farm, but we need to know what ship you are travelling with. Could you please provide us with these details? Kind Regards, The team at Øvre-Eide Farm
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Dear Barb, thank you for the message, and sorry for the late response! To book a tour, please send us a mail at post@ovre-eide.no, and we will check availability for you. Time-wise you should be ok as we are very close to... More
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