A taste of Sognefjord and Hardangerfjord

Hardangerfjord in summer by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

Sognefjord and Hardangerfjord Fjord Cruise package

 “A taste of Sognefjord and Hardangerfjord” is an amazing 7 nights round trip from Oslo, with the most spectacular highlights of Fjord Norway. Enjoy fjord cruises on Sognefjord and Hardangerfjord, the dramatic Mabodal canyon & the spectacular Voringsfossen waterfall, the Flam Railway & Bergen Line, tiny fjord villages, Oslo & Bergen.

This tour is flexible and you may add extra nights and/or activities at various destinations en route.

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 15490 per person
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Day to day itinerary:

Oslo Parliament Building. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Oslo Parliament Building

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo

Individual arrival to Oslo 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.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
Read about Oslo – Norway’s capital
See pictures from Oslo

Optional:
Add Fjord cruise or City sightseeing in Oslo

Hardangervidda by Pixabay

Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau

Flam Railway to Myrdal by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Experience the Flam Railway

DAY 2 – Oslo to Flam

Bergen Line: morning departure by the scenic Bergen mountain train line through the scenic Hallingdal valley and across the Hardangervidda mountain plateau to the tiny Myrdal station.
Read about the Bergen Line

Flam Railway: disembark at Myrdal station, walk across the platform and board the famous Flam Railway; an unforgettable descend from mountain to fjord through the spectacular Flam Valley, with mountain peaks, the beautiful Flam River, cascading waterfalls, a spectacular bridge & tiny farms.
Read about the Flam Railway

Arrival to Flam on the shore of Sognefjord.
Spend 1 night in Flam

Read about the Sognefjord
Read about the Norwegian Fjords & how they occured
See more pictures from the Norwegian fjords

Stegastein by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

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.

Beautiful Sognefjord by Robin Strand, Visit Bergen

Cruise on Sognefjord

DAY 3 – Cruise to Bergen

Today you will enjoy a fjord cruise on the Sognefjord to Bergen. Experience the spectacular inner parts of the fjord as well as the beautiful coastal scenery with islands, narrow straits & tiny settlements. The boat takes you to the very heart of Bergen, close to the Fish Market. Check in at a centrally located hotel.
Spend 2 nights in Bergen
Read about Bergen

View from Mount Floyen in Bergen by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

View of Bergen

DAY 4 – Full day in Bergen

Spend the day at leisure in Bergen – see the UNESCO Bryggen wharf, the Funicular to Mount Floyen with a marvellous view of the town, the Fish Market, the Aquarium, picturesque areas with tiny wooden houses & narrow streets.
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Cruise to Mostraumen by Rodne Fjordcruise

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 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.

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

Cornelius by Cornelius Seafood 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 seafood that has just been caught from the cold and clear waters.

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

On the shores of Hardangerfjord by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

On the shores of Hardangerfjord

DAY 5 – Hardangerfjord

Morning departure by coach through beautiful local fjord & mountain scenery, passing the spectacular Steinsdalsfossen waterfall just before Norheimsund, where you change to the connecting express boat.
A scenic fjord cruise to the beautifully located Hotel Ullensvang in Lofthus village. Room with fjord view & Buffet dinner included.
Spend 1 night in Lofthus
Read about the Hardangerfjord

Voringfoss waterfall and Maabodal canyon. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Voringfossen waterfall in Mabodal canyon

DAY 6 – Lofthus to Geilo

Starting with a fjord cruise to the tiny Eidfjord village in the inner part of the Hardangerfjord.

Mabodal canyon: A connecting coach takes you through the breathtaking Mabodal canyon to the edge of the Hardangervidda mountain plateau, with dramatic views of the impressive Voringsfossen waterfall.

Voringsfossen waterfall is among Norway’s most famous natural features, with a free-falling drop of approx. 180 m.

The coach takes you back to Eidfjord where you continue by fjord cruise to the beautifully located Ulvik fjord village, where you disembark.

Then by coach to the Voss train station, where you join the Bergen Line for a journey to the mountain station of Geilo, where you check in at the close by, historic Dr Holm’s Hotel, just in time for dinner (included).
Spend 1 night  in Geilo

Bergen Railway by Øivind Haug, NSB

Bergen Railway

DAY 7 – Train to Oslo

A relaxing morning before you board the train for a 4-hour trip to Oslo. Check in at the same hotel as per day 1.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)

The trip finishes after breakfast on day 8.

Cruise on UNESCO Geirangerfjord by Agurtxane Concellon, Hurtigruten

UNESCO Geirangerfjord

Optional add-on:

UNESCO Geirangerfjord & Alesund
Extend your stay in Norway.
Add 3 extra nights to your trip and experience Alesund & UNESCO Geirangerfjord! The iconic Geirangerfjord is considered one of the most beautiful fjords in the world. Experience this natural wonder, waterfalls and spectacular landscapes on a day cruise from Alesund. You will also have the chance to explore the Art Nouveau town of Alesund on this optional trip.

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

Naerøyfjord by Paul Edmundson, Fjord Norway

Naeroyfjord in summer

Cruise on Sognefjord by Sverre Hjørnevik, Fjord Norway

Cruise on Sognefjord

THIS TRIP INCLUDES:

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

Transport
Sognefjord in a Nutshell combination ticket:
Train Oslo-Myrdal
Flam Railway Myrdal-Flam
Express boat Flam-Bergen

Hardangerfjord in a Nutshell combination ticket:
Coach Bergen-Norheimsund
Express boat Norheimsund-Lofthus
Express boat Lofthus-Eidfjord-Ulvik
Excursion by coach to Mabodal canyon & Voringsfossen waterfall
Coach Ulvik-Voss
Train Voss-Geilo-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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