"The Pulpit Rock" Elevation: 604 m.a.s.l. Duration: apprx. 3,5 hours Listed one of the world's most spectacular platforms by Lonely Planets and CNN GO travel magazine. Sweat and sore muscles will soon be forgotten when you reach the top. Preikestolen («The Pulpit Rock») is a square formation of rock resembling a pulpit, standing 604 metres above the Lysefjord.