Unesco Naeroyfjord & the unknown Hjorundfjord
Unesco Naeroyfjord & the unknown Hjorundfjord is an extensive round trip with amazing Fjord cruises, major attractions of Fjord Norway, an overnight cruise from picturesque Bergen to the Art Nouveau town of Alesund & spectacular rail journeys
You will experience highlights such as Fjord cruises on the UNESCO Naeroyfjord & the spectacular Hjorundfjord, Bergen line, Flam Railway & Rauma line, Oslo, Bergen & Alesund
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you will not travel with a group)
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo and check in at the centrally located Thon hotel Opera (or similar).
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Read about trendy Oslo
Optional city sightseeing & Fjord cruise
DAY 2 – Norway in a Nutshell trip to Bergen
Morning departure by the Bergen line, taking you through the scenic Hallingdal valley and across the scenic Hardangervidda mountain plateau to Myrdal mountain station.
Read about the Bergen line
Board this exceptional train line; a masterpiece of engineering, taking you on an unforgettable descend through the Flam valley to the Sognefjord, passing mountain peaks, cascading waterfalls, the beautiful Flam river & tiny farms.
Read about the Flam railway
UNESCO Naeroyfjord Fjord cruise
Board the ferry in Flam for a 2 hour fjord cruise on the inner branches of the Sognefjord; the Aurlandsfjord & the dramatic Naeroyfjord (narrow fjord in Norwegian).
The spectacular Naeroyfjord is surrounded by steep mountain sides with tiny farm settlements unbelievably clinging to the hillsides.
Read about the Naeroyfjord
Coach & train to Bergen
Disembark the ferry in the tiny Gudvangen fjord village, where a connecting coach is waiting to take you through the scenic Gudvangen valley to the Voss train station, where you board the train for Bergen.
Spend 1 night in Bergen
Read about Bergen
DAY 3 – Bergen & Cruise departure
Spend the day at leisure exploring the sights of Bergen before the transfer bus takes you to the authentic Hurtigruten ship in the late afternoon. Cruise through beautiful coastal scenery towards Alesund
Spend 1 night on board
Read about the authentic Hurtigruten
Read about facilities on board & general information
DAY 4 – Hjorundfjord cruise & Alesund
In the morning the Hurtigruten ship continues for a full day cruise on the spectacular, unknown Hjorundfjord.
We have included the amazing land excursion to one of the narrowest valleys in Norway – the Norangsdalen, with a visit to the beautiful, historical wooden hotel Union Oye, along with a visit to the tiny Urke villag.
Early evening arrival to Alesund. Disembark & check in at a centrally located hotel
Spend 2 nights in Alesund
Read more about the Hjorundfjord
Read about Alesund & the town’s dramatic history
DAY 5 – Alesund; the Art Nouveau town
Enjoy this unique Art Nouveau town, with the scenic Brosundet canal cutting through the town. Alesund is beautifully surrounded by fjords, islands & mountain peaks. You can visit one of the surrounding islands, the Atlanterhavsparken aquarium, the Aksla mountain for a marvelous view of the town
DAY 6 – Scenic coach trip, Rauma line & Oslo
Early morning start by coach, taking you through scenic local fjord areas to the beautifully located fjord village of Andalsnes, where you board the Rauma line – an unforgettable journey through the Rauma valley, with the Troll wall mountain cliff, the Rauma river & spectacular bridges. Change to the main Dovre line at Dombas mountain station, taking you through the scenic Gudbrandsdal valley to Oslo.
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Read about the Rauma line
Additional nights in Oslo
Additional nights in Bergen
Sightseeing & fjord cruise in Oslo
The optional add-ons with prices will be available during the booking process
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels w. breakfast buffet
Thon Hotel Opera or similar
Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz or similar
Radisson Blu Hotel or similar
Read about hotel classification in Norway
Overnight cruise 1 night in standard outside cabin w. private facilities, 2 separate beds. Breakfast on board
Fjord cruise Flam-Gudvangen
Transfer bus hotel-ship in Bergen
Rauma line Andalsnes-Dombas
“A taste of Norway” land excursion in Urke/Hjorundfjord
All taxes & VAT
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)