Sognefjord cruise & Balestrand village, Bergen to Oslo
Fjord Cruise package – 4 nights
Sognefjord cruise & Balestrand village is a relaxing Fjord cruise package with 1 night in Bergen, 2 nights in the beautifully located Balestrand fjord village & 1 night in Oslo.
Enjoy a cruise along the scenic Bergen coast, Fjord cruises on the main Sognefjord & the Aurlandsfjord branch, Balestrand village, the Flam Railway & the Bergen line
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
DAY 1 – First night in Bergen
Explore this picturesque coastal town, with the old Bryggen wharf (UNESCO site), the Fish market, the Funicular to mount Floyen, the Aquarium, the picturesque areas of authentic, wooden houses & narrow streets at the Nordnes peninsula & the hillside behind the Funicular station.
Spend 1 night in Bergen
Read about Bergen
Optional: add a 3 hour fjord cruise from Bergen to Mostraumen & an additional night in Bergen
DAY 2 – Fjord cruise & Balestrand
Morning departure by express boat, cruising along the scenic coast north of Bergen, passing through narrow straits, islands, summer houses and tiny villages. Then into the majestic Sognefjord, cruising on the fjord to the scenic fjord village of Balestrand. Overnight at the historic Kvikne’s Hotel in room with fjord view.
Spend 2 nights in Balestrand
Read about the Sognefjord
DAY 3 – Full day at leisure in Balestrand
Enjoy the beautiful scenery, the fjord view, the mountains, a relaxing walk, the clean air and the tranquility.
Some sights in Balestrand:
The tiny, English church, the typical Swiss style wooden villas, the scenic Cultural trail, the tiny aquarium, Art galleries. Excellent, well marked trails. Guided tours available
DAY 4 – Fjord cruise & Flam Railway
Enjoy a beautiful Fjord cruise to the inner branch of the Sognefjord; the Aurlandsfjord, and the fjord village of Flam. Disembark and a short walk to the tiny train station, where you board the famous Flam Railway for an unforgettable journey from fjord to mountain – taking you through the scenic Flam valley, with the beautiful river, cascading waterfalls, mountain peaks and tiny farms.
Read about the Flam Railway
Bergen line & Oslo
At the Myrdal mountain station you board the main Bergen line. After a short journey you arrive to the Finse station; the highest point of the line at an altitude of 1222 ms above sea level. Then continuing across the spectacular Hardangervidda mountain plateau & through the scenic Hallingdal valley to Oslo. Check in at a centrally located hotel
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Optional: Add city sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo
Read about the Bergen line
DAY 5 – Trip finish after breakfast in Oslo
In Oslo you can visit the Opera House, the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Contemporary Art, the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking ship Museum & the Holmenkollen Ski jump
Read about Oslo
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels with breakfast buffet (+dinner in Balestrand)
in Bergen, Balestrand & Oslo
Express boat Bergen-Balestrand
Express boat Balestrand-Flam.
All taxes and VAT
Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to [email protected] or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)