Unesco Naeroyfjord & the unknown Hjorundfjord
Autumn Fjord cruise package – 6 nights
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 as well as an
unforgettable excursion to the narrow Norangsdal valley & the tiny village of Urke.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you will not travel with a group)
Prices from NOK 13495 per person
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DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival and check in at a the centrally located hotel.
Oslo is beautifully located by the Oslo fjord, surrounded by forested hills, offering sights such as the iconic Opera House,
the Edvard Munch museum, the Viking ship museum & the spectacular Vigeland sculpture park.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the price)
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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.
The Bergen Railway is the highest mainline railway line in Northern Europe, crossing the Hardangervidda mountain plateau at 1300 meters above sea level.
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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.
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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.
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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
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DAY 3 – Bergen & Cruise departure
Spend the day at leisure exploring the sights of Bergen before the evening departure with one of the authentic Hurtigruten ships. Cruise through beautiful coastal scenery towards Alesund.
Spend 1 night on board
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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 the Norangsdal valley –
one of the narrowest valleys in Norway, with a visit to the beautiful, historical wooden hotel Union Oye, along with a visit to the tiny Urke village.
Early evening arrival to Alesund. Disembark & check in at a centrally located hotel.
Spend 2 nights in Alesund
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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 (included in the price)
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Choose a start date, rooms & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box.
This is an individual/unescorted trip
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels w. breakfast buffet
in Oslo, Bergen, Alesund
1 night in standard, outside cabin w. separate beds and private shower/toilet. Breakfast on board
“A taste of Norway” land excursion in Urke/Hjorundfjord
Fjord cruise Flam-Gudvangen
Rauma line Andalsnes-Dombas
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