Norway in a Nutshell®

UNESCO Naeroyfjord by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Fjord Tour package – 5 nights

Norway in a Nutshell is an amazing round trip from Oslo, with fjord cruise on the narrow, UNESCO Naeroyfjord & the spectacular Aurlandsfjord, the famous Flam Railway, the scenic Bergen Line, the dramatic Stalheim canyon with the Stalheimskleiva hairpin road.
Overight stays in Oslo, Bergen and the tiny Flam fjord village.

This tour is flexible and you may add extra nights and/or exciting activities to your trip.

Our trips are based on our goal of sustainable tourism, with eco-friendly travel that leaves as small an environmental footprint on nature as possible.

This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)

Prices from NOK 10900 per person
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Day to day itinerary:

Oslo city hall, seen from the sea side. Photo by Rita de Lange/Fjord Travel Norway

Oslo City Hall

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo

Individual arrival and check in at a centrally located hotel.
In Oslo you can visit the iconic Opera House, the spectacular Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking Ship Museum, the Holmenkollen Ski Jump.
Enjoy the extensive waterfront of Oslo with the vibrant Aker Brygge & Tjuvholmen pedestrian areas & the spectacular wooden Astrup Fearnley Museum.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
Read more about Oslo

Add City sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo

Experience the Flam Railway by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Experience the famous Flam Railway

DAY 2 – Oslo to Flam

Bergen rail line: enjoy a journey on the Bergen Line taking you through the scenic Hallingdal valley and across the Hardangervidda mountain plateau.
The famous Flam Railway: at Myrdal station you change to this amazing rail line – an unforgettable journey from mountain to fjord through spectacular scenery, with mountain peaks, waterfalls, scenic river, tiny farms & settlements in the Flam Valley.
Spend 1 night in Flam fjord village
Read about the Bergen Line
Read about the Flam Railway

View from Stegastein by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

View from Stegastein

Optional add-on:

Stegastein Viewpoint
An unmissable sightseeing trip for any visitor to Flam. Travel by bus to the extraordinary and spectacular Stegastein Viewpont, 650 m above the fjord. A more amazing view of the fjord, mountains and surrounding landscape is hard to imagine.
Duration: 1-2 hours
Available: Daily, May to September
Included: Bus transfer roundtrip Flam + audioguide NO, EN, DE, ES, IT & FR.

The add-ons with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Naeroyfjord by Paul Emundson, Fjord Norway

Naeroyfjord on a summer day

DAY 3 – Flam to Bergen

Start the day with a fjord cruise by ferry on the inner branches of the Sognefjord; the Aurlandsfjord & the narrow, UNESCO Naeroyfjord, to the fjord village of Gudvangen. A connecting coach at the pier takes you to the train station in Voss through the spectacular Gudvangen valley.
Stalheimskleiva hairpin road; the coach will make an unforgettable detour down this breathtaking descend.
Photo stop at the top, offering a marvellous view of the Stalheim canyon. Train from Voss to Bergen.
Spend 2 nights in Bergen
Read about the UNESCO Naeroyfjord

Bergen Bryggen area by Viale, Hurtigruten

See the Bryggen waterfront in Bergen

DAY 4 – Full day in Bergen

Bergen is beautifully located by the Bergen fjord, surrounded by 7 mountains, with picturesque hillsides & authentic areas with tiny wooden houses and narrow streets.
Visit the UNESCO Bryggen wharf, the Fish Market, take the Funicular to the top of Mount Floyen, offering a marvellous view of the city below.
Read more about Bergen

Cruise to Mostraumen by Rodne Fjordcruise www.

Cruise to Mostraumen

Optional add-on:

3 hour fjord cruise from Bergen to Mostraumen
This spectacular tour from Bergen takes you up the 27-km long Osterfjord in Hordaland province.  Underway, the fjord narrows between the steep mountains as you are brought safely through the strong currents of the shallow and narrow Mostraumen strait.

The add-ons with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Cornelius Seafood Restaurant by Cornelius Restaurant

Experience one of Norway's finest seafood restaurants

Optional add-on:

Dinner at Cornelius Seafood Restaurant
Just outside the city of Bergen you will find Cornelius, one of Norway’s best seafood restaurants. It is situated right by the sea on a small island with spectacular views of the fjord, mountains, skerries, and passing boats and ships. Nothing beats the taste and texture of seafood that has just been caught from the cold and clear waters.

The add-ons with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Ride on the Bergen Railway by Tore Bjorback Amblie, NSB

Bergen Railway crossing a mountain river

DAY 5 – Train to Oslo

Return to Oslo by the Bergen Line. Check in at a centrally located hotel.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)

You can replace the train with a flight.

The tour finishes after breakfast on day 6.

Stalheim canyon Photo by Rolf Sorensen, VisitFlam

The spectacular Stalheim canyon

UNESCO Naeroyfjord by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Experience a cruise on Sognefjord


4* Hotels w. breakfast buffet (+dinner in Flam)
in Oslo, Flam & Bergen

Norway in a Nutshell combination ticket:
Train Oslo-Myrdal
Flam Railway Myrdal-Flam
Naeroyfjord cruise Flam-Gudvangen
Coach Gudvangen-Voss
Train Voss-Bergen
Train Bergen-Oslo

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What our customers say:

  • Thank you for assisting us with our trip to Norway. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Kirkenes and the Snow Hotel. The arrangements you made for us were perfect. The lodging was comfortable and the excursions were fun. Tom and I rarely use the services of a travel company when we travel; you enriched our trip and made the planning easy.

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  • I wanted to thank everybody. We had a wonderful trip. Everything went well and fortunately we had the chance to see the lights while on the cruise. All my friends in Turkey would like to go on a similar trip. So I will be in touch with you. Thanks again and best wishes to all of you.

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