Tourism is another important industry for the Bergen Region, yielding positive results and contributing to the region’s value creation.
The region has beautiful scenery, which attracts many foreign, and local, tourists every year. Tourism has therefore become an increasingly important area of commitment for the region, which has resulted in a considerable increase in tourism-related turnover. The region especially attracts visitors from United Kingdom, the US, Germany and Japan.
Bergen – The Gateway to the Fjords
The region is part of the commitment Fjord Norway, who works towards making ‘Fjord Norway’ a world-class destination for themed tourism. The decision to focus on tourism has proved valuable for the region and yielded positive results.
Visit Bergen is the regions tool, policy organ, product coordinator and spearhead in the marketing of Bergen as a tourist destination.
Top photo: Bergen Tourist Board, Matjaz Intihar