Norway in a Nutshell® winter tour
Fjord Tour package – 5 nights
Norway in a Nutshell® winter tour is an amazing fjord round trip, offering you highlights such as the famous Flam Railway, the scenic Bergen line, a 2 hour Fjord cruise on the Unesco Naeroyfjord & the spectacular Aurlandsfjord. Overnight stays in Oslo, the picturesque coastal town of Bergen & the tiny Flam fjord village.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival and check in at a centrally located hotel or at an airport hotel at your choice. The frequent Airport express train takes 20 mins to the centre of Oslo.
In Oslo you can see the iconic Opera house & the amazing Astrup Fearnley museum, the Vigeland Sculpture park, the Holmenkollen Ski jump, the Viking ship museum
Spend 1 night in Oslo
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DAY 2 – Bergen line & Bergen
Board the Bergen mountain rail line for a journey across the mountains to picturesque Bergen, located at the western coast. The train takes you through the scenic Hallingdal valley, then across the spectacular, snow covered Hardangervidda mountain plateau, with the hightset station Finse at an altitude of 1222 ms above sea level. Check in at a centrally located hotel in Bergen.
Spend 2 nights in Bergen
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DAY 3 – Full day in Bergen
Spend the day to explore picturesque Bergen – see the Unesco Bryggen Wharf, the Fish market, take the Funicular railroad to the top of mount Floyen – offering you a marvelous view of the city and the surrounding fjords & islands. Make sure to visit the authentic areas with tiny, wooden houses and narrow streets at the hillsides, at the Nordnes peninsula & Marken area close to the train station
DAY 4 – Fjord cruise & Flam
Enjoy the Norway in a Nutshell combination trip from Bergen to Oslo; starting by train from Bergen to Voss, where a connecting coach is waiting at the train station. A scenic trip across local mountain areas and through the Gudvangen valley to the inner parts of the Sognefjord and the tiny Gudvangen fjord village.
In Gudvangen you board a ferry for an unforgettable Fjord cruise on the UNESCO Naeroyfjord branch and the Aurlandsfjord branch, to the fjord village of Flam. Naeroyfjord means the narrow fjord in Norwegian; the narrower branch of the Sognefjord.
Disembark the ferry in Flam village and check in at the Fretheim hotel or the Flamsbrygga hotel.
3 course dinner included.
Spend 1 night in Flam
DAY 5 – Flam Railway & Oslo
After breakfast you board the famous Flam railway for a 1 hour journey through the spectacular Flam valley, with mountain peaks, waterfalls and the Flam river, to the mountain station of Myrdal. Change to the main Bergen line to Oslo. Check in at a centrally located hotel.
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Read about the Flam Railway
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Oslo: Thon Hotel Opera or similar
Bergen: Scandic Neptun Hotel or similar
Flam: Fretheim hotel or Flamsbrygga hotel, with 3 course dinner
Train Bergen-Voss, Coach Voss-Gudvangen, Ferry Gudvangen-Flam
Flam Railway, Train Myrdal-Oslo
All taxes & 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)