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Norway in a Nutshell®

Aurlandsfjord by Robin Strand, Bergen Tourist Board/ Visit Bergen

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 Stalheimskleiven hairpin road.
Overight stays in Oslo, Bergen and the tiny Flam fjord village.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)


Oslo City hall. 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
Read more about Oslo

Optional: Add city sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo


Flåmsbanen by Sverre Hjørnevik, NSB

Experience a ride on the spectacular 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. At Myrdal station you change to the famous Flam Railway; 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


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 at Voss through the spectacular Gudvangen valley, with an unforgettable detour down the breathtaking Stalheimskleiven hairpin roadPhoto stop at the top, offering a marvelous view of the Stalheim canyon. Train from Voss to Bergen.
Spend 2 nights in Bergen.
Read about the UNESCO Naeroyfjord


Bergen Norway photo; the UNESCO Bryggen wharf. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

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 marvelous view of the city below.
Read more about Bergen


Cruise to Mostraumen by Rodne Fjordcruise www. rodne.no

Cruise to Mostraumen

Optional add-on:
3 hour fjord cruise from Bergen to Mostraumen
This spectacular tour from Bergen takes you up the 27-kilometer long Osterfjorden 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.
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Cornelius Seafood Restaurant by Cornelius Restaurant

Experience one of Norways 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 a seafood that has just been caught from the cold and clear waters.

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Bergen Railway by Oivind Haug, 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

The tour finishes after breakfast on day 6


Stalheim canyon Photo by Rolf Sorensen, VisitFlam

The spectacular Stalheim canyon

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THIS TRIP INCLUDES:

Cruise Sognefjord by Sverre Hjørnevik www.fjordnorway.com

Experience a cruise on Sognefjord

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

Transport
The Norway in a Nutshell combination ticket:
Train Oslo-Myrdal
Flam Railway
Ferry Flam-Gudvangen
Coach Gudvangen-Voss
Train Voss-Bergen
Train Bergen-Oslo

All taxes & VAT

 


Sognefjord cruise, leaving Aurland village. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

The beautiful Aurlandsfjord

More Norway in a Nutshell® tour options:
Norway in a Nutshell Oslo-Bergen, 3 nights
Norway in a Nutshell Bergen-Oslo, 3 nights
Ice hotel, Northern Lights & Fjord tour, 7 nights
Unesco Naeroyfjord & the unknown Hjorundfjord, 6 nights
Norway in a Nutshell, 5 nights winter option

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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)


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