Small cruise ships dock at Prostneset, which is in the heart of the city. Larger ships dock at Breivikaat, which is 2.5 mi/4 km to the north. Shuttle buses are available to take visitors to the city or public bus 42 runs between the harbor and the downtown.
Famous botanical gardens are across the street from Breivikaat. Check them out on your way to or from the ship.
A new cruise terminal is under construction, which will allow more ships to dock in the city center.