Norwegian coast, North cape, Fjords & Flam Railway
Enjoy the amazing Norwegian coast, North Cape, Fjords & Flam Railway.
The trip includes amazing highlights, such as the Sognefjord & the Aurlandsfjord, Flam Railway, UNESCO Geirangerfjord or Hjorundfjord, the historic town of Trondheim, the Arctic coast, the Lofoten Islands, the Arctic towns of Bodo & Tromso, the North Cape, Bergen & Oslo.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
DAY 1 – Arrival to Bergen
Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel.
In Bergen you can see the UNESCO Bryggen wharf, the authentic areas with tiny wooden houses and narrow streets, the fish market. Take the funicular to mount Floyen, offering a marvelous view of the city & surroundings.
Optional: You can start in Oslo; add hotel in Oslo & train or flight to Bergen
Spend 2 nights in Bergen
Read about Bergen
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DAY 2 – Fjords & Flam Railway
Enjoy a full day excursion, starting by express boat from the centre of Bergen, along the Bergen fjord, through narrow straits, passing idyllic islands, then on to the main Sognefjord – the world’s longest fjord – then in to the amazing Aurlandsfjord and the village of Flam, where you join the famous, spectacular Flam Railway.
Read about the Sognefjord
Read about the Flam Railway
DAY 3 – Cruise departure from Bergen
Spend the day at leisure in Bergen before the cruise departure with the authentic Hurtigruten ship in the evening. Evening meal on board included.
Spend 6 nights on board
Read more about the authentic Hurtigruten
View pictures from Hurtigruten cruises
DAY 4 – Cruise Geirangerfjord or Hjorundfjord*
Morning arrival to the Art Nouveau town of Alesund. Enjoy a full day cruise to the famous Geirangerfjord (June through August), or the spectacular Hjorundfjord in September. *In May 3 hours at leisure in Alesund.
Add excursion across the Trollstigen hairpin road
Read about the UNESCO Geirangerfjord
DAY 5 – Cruise & historic Trondheim
Through the wide Trondheim fjord to the picturesque, historic city of Trondheim. Spend 4 hours at leisure in the city, or take an optional sightseeing tour.
Make sure to visit the authentic areas with tiny well preserved wooden houses at Bakklandet, the old bridge “Gamle Bybro” & the Nidaros Cathedral. Continue along the scenic Troendelag coast
Add excursion to Nidaros cathedral and Ringve museum
Read about historic Trondheim
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DAY 6 – Cruise Bodo & Lofoten Islands
Passing the Arctic circle before the call at the beautifully located Arctic town of Bodo, surrounded by mountain peaks. Time to visit the town before the ship continues across the Vestfjord towards the impressive Lofoten wall & the Lofoten Islands
Add adventurous excursions from Bodo:
The Svartisen Glacier or
Rib-safari to Saltstraumen tidal current
Add excursion at Lofoten islands: A real Viking feast
DAY 7 – Arctic coast & Tromso
Along the spectacular Arctic coast and through a marvelous archipelago before the arrival to Tromso – Europe’s northernmost University town. Time to visit the town before the cruise sets off towards the north, passing along beautiful scenery
Choose between optional excursions in Tromso:
The Arctic capital Tromso
Scenery & Huskies
DAY 8 – Arctic coast & North Cape excursion
Enjoy the exotic excursion from the main port Honningsvag, across Mageroya island – Norway’s northernmost island,
then on to the North Cape cliff – an impressive, 307-metre (1,007 ft) high cliff with a large plateau on top.
Rejoining the ship, continuing along Finnmark’s barren coast, passing the Svaerholdtklubben Bird Colony and the unbelievable rock formation of Finnkjerkja
Read about the North Cape excursion
DAY 9 – Kirkenes & Oslo
Cruise along the barren Finnmark coast before the ship continues to the south-east into the Bokfjord and on to Kirkenes, close to the Russian border. Disembark after breakfast. Take the scheduled airport bus or a taxi to the airport for a flight to Oslo
Spend 1 night in Oslo
DAY 10 – Tour finish in Oslo
The tour finishes after breakfast.
You can add nights in Oslo during the tour booking process.
In Oslo you can explore sights such as the spectacular, modern Opera House, the iconic Astrup Fearnley Museum of Contemporary Art, the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking ship & the Holmenkollen Ski jump, relax by the waterfront of Aker Brygge
Add optional city sightseeing & Fjord cruise
Read about Oslo
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THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels in Bergen & Oslo w. buffet breakfast
Read about hotel classification in Norway
Day excursion: Express steamer Bergen to Flam, Flam Railway, train to Bergen
Standard outside cabin; window, 2 separate beds, shower & toilet, towels, soap & hair dryer
All meals during the cruise
Buffet breakfast, buffet lunch w. hot & cold dishes, 3 course dinner.
Evening meal in Bergen
All taxes & VAT
You will travel like a local
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)