Norway in a Nutshell®

UNESCO Naeroyfjord by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

An unforgettable Fjord round trip from Oslo  – 5 nights

This trip is based on eco-friendly travel by public transport

With stays in Oslo, the tiny Flam fjord village and Bergen, as well as spectacular highlights.
Enjoy a fjord cruise on the narrow UNESCO Naeroyfjord & the beautiful Aurlandsfjord, the famous Flam Railway, the scenic Bergen Line & the dramatic Stalheim canyon.
Read more about the tour highlights

• Our tours are self-guided (not with a group).
• You can add nights and excursions

Book safely with Fjord Travel Norway – a local, Norwegian travel company. We have been in business for more than 20 years, offering tours based on our goal of sustainable tourism

Prices from NOK 10900 per person

Day to day itinerary:

Astrup Fearnley Museum in Oslo by Tord Baklund, Visit Oslo

See the amazing museum of modern art in Oslo!

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, as well as the spectacular wooden Astrup Fearnley Museum.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
Read more about Oslo

Optional:
Add City sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo

Mountain scenery along the Bergen rail line. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Enjoy beautiful scenery along the Bergen line!

Flam Railway by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Dramatic scenery on Flam Railway!

DAY 2

Travel from Oslo to Flam

Bergen rail line: enjoy a journey on the Bergen Line taking you through the scenic Hallingdal valley, followed by acrossing the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The highest station, Finse, is located at 1222 ms above sea level.

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, a scenic river, tiny farms & settlements.
Spend 1 night in Flam fjord village
Read about the Bergen Line
Read about the Flam Railway

Stegastein by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

Breathtaking 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

Travel from Flam to Bergen

Start the day with an unforgettable fjord cruise on the inner branches of the Sognefjord. Starting on the Aurlandsfjord branch, with views of tiny villages and fjord settlements.
Then in to the UNESCO Naeroyfjord, a narrow branch with steep mountain sides. So steep that there are no roads along the fjord, but still you can spot tiny farms clinging to the mountain sides!

Read about the UNESCO Naeroyfjord

Stalheim canyon Photo by Rolf Sorensen, VisitFlam

Experience the Stalheim canyon!

Stalheim canyon

Once you get off the ferry in Gudvangen a connecting coach is taking you to Voss. You will pass through the dramatic Stalheim canyon, with steep mountain sides and a beautiful river.
You will also see a beautiful lake and a cascading waterfall en route.
Finish by local train from Voss to Bergen.
Spend 2 nights in Bergen

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

Enjoy the narrow Mostraumen strait!

Optional add-on:

Cruise to the narrow Mostraumen strait
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.
Read more about the cruise to 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:

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.
Read more about the dinner at Cornelius

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, normally the same hotel as the first night of the tour.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 6

Optional:
You can replace the train with a flight.

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

Experience the beautiful Aurlandsfjord!

This trip includes:

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

Transport
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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Vigeland Sculpture Park by Tord Baklund, Visit Oslo

Enjoy the Vigeland sculpture park in 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.

    Alison, United States

  • 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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