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Fabulous Fjords and Stockholm

8 days
7 nights

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PER PERSON :

$ 2,070.00 (double/twin occupancy)
$ 2,760.00 (single occupancy)
$ 1,915.00 (3rd person in extra bed)
$ 1,740.00 (Child 07-12 years)

Dates:

May 18, 2019 - May 25, 2019 
Jun 08, 2019 - Jun 15, 2019 
Jun 15, 2019 - Jun 22, 2019 
Jun 29, 2019 - Jul 06, 2019 
Jul 13, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019 
Jul 27, 2019 - Aug 03, 2019 
Aug 10, 2019 - Aug 17, 2019 
Aug 24, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019 
Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019 
-  Sep 21 departure is escorted in two languages on transfers and in the fjord area, all city tours are monolingual

Hotels:

Bergen - Scandic Ornen Hotel 4*
Stalheim - Stalheim Hotel 4*
Fagernes - Scandic Valdres 4*
Oslo - Thon Opera 4*
Stockholm - Scandic Grand Central Hotel 4*

Included:

  • 7 nights at hotels in standard double/twin rooms with private facilities
  • 7 Breakfasts - buffet style
  • 2 dinners (as per program)
  • English speaking tour escort from Day 2 to Day 7 
  • All touring by private coach, including all the sightseeing mentioned in the program
  • The long distance bus from day 2–7 offers WIFI
  • Guided tours in the cities of Bergen, Oslo & Stockholm
  • Regular Arrival Transfer, from Bergen Airport*
  • Regular Departure Transfer, to Stockholm Airport*
  • Porter Service at all hotels during the program (Excl. Day 1 & 8). Luggage allowance is 1 suitcase + 1 piece of hand luggage per person

Optional Services:

VIEW BERGEN FROM THE PEAK OF MOUNT FLOYEN - 15.00 EUR/PERSON

The Fløibanen funicular in Bergen in the heart of Bergen is one of Norway’s best-known attractions. The journey up to the peak of Mount Fløyen (320 m above sea level) takes 5–8 minutes. The journey is an experience in itself, cutting through the steep mountain side and forests revealing more of the city below. At the top you can enjoy fantastic views over Bergen and Norwegian coast line.

FLAMSBANA IN BERGEN - 70 EUR/PERSON

Flamsbana is one of the steepest train lines in the world on normal tracks. The 2 hour train journey runs through fantastic nature, past the Rallar road, steep mountains, breathtaking waterfalls, 20 tunnels and offers so many viewpoints that many feel like travelling multiple times between the mountain and the fjord. In the span of a single hour, the train takes you from the ocean level at the Sognefjord in Flam, to the mountaintop at Myrdal mountain station on Hardangervidda, 863 meters over the ocean.

VASA MUSEUM - 45 EUR/PERSON

Scandinavia’s top museum built around the only intact 17th century warship Following the city tour visit the Swedish warship, Vasa, considered as one of the world's largest and the pride of the mighty Swedish navy. The Museum was built around the 17th century warship, which sank in Stockholm's inner harbour on her maiden voyage in 1628; its discovery in 1956 and subsequent salvage in 1961 is one of the most important events in marine archaeology. Painstakingly restored to its original magnificence, the Vasa represents an authentic piece of living history. Tour duration is 2 hours, includes entrance to Vasa museum with guided tour.

Itinerary:

EXPERIENCE THE BEST OF THE FJORDS AND THE SWEDISH CAPITAL, STOCKHOLM, ON THIS JOURNEY. YOU WILL BE TREATED TO CULTURAL AND HISTORIC DELIGHTS OF SOME OF THE CAPITALS OF SCANDINAVIA AND THE WILD NATURE OF THE NORWEGIAN FJORDS. ENJOY THIS FABULOUS PART OF THE WORLD AND APPRECIATE A FANTASTIC BLEND OF HISTORY AND NATURE.  

Day 1  : Arrival in Bergen

Arrival to Bergen Airport, meet & greet by our English-speaking representative, for Regular Arrival Transfer Service to the hotel* for check-in (Please see notes  for this service).  Please consult our welcome letter, which you will receive upon check-in at your hotel, and kindly note where and when to meet your tour leader on Sunday. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Bergen (B).

Day 2  : Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. The morning is at your leisure. Please be in the hotel’s reception area at 14:00 to meet your tour escort and receive information about the upcoming tour. At 15:00, we meet our guide for a panoramic sightseeing tour during which we will delight in St. Marys Church, Haakon’s Hall, the colourful and picturesque fish markets and the old Bryggen area (No entrances included). The evening is at your leisure. Overnight in Bergen (B)

Options: We recommend a journey up on the Floibanen (not included), a funicular railway journey that will take you up the mountainside in order to enjoy the most amazing views of Bergen.
Day 3  : Bergen – Stalheim

Breakfast at the hotel. The morning is at your leisure to further explore the stunning fjord capital of Bergen. Early afternoon departure from Bergen and travel to the historic town of Voss, with a stunning background of snow clad mountains. After a short break, the journey continues towards Naeroy valley where our hotel is situated. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to enjoy the stunning views down the Stalheim Gorge. Dinner is included at the hotel. Overnight in Stalheim (B, D)

Day 4  : Stalheim – Flam – Fagernes

Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the coach continues down the Naeroy valley to Gudvangen where we embark on a ferry along the Naeroyfjord, one of the narrowest and most popular fjord journeys in Norway. Disembark in the stunning village of Flaam where you will have some free time if you do not choose to join the optional tour with the famous panoramic train ride Flaamsbana. 

Options: Take the opportunity to try the Flam Railway one of the most famous and breathtaking railway journeys in the world. (Not included)
Day 5  : Fagernes – Oslo

Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, we travel towards Oslo, leaving the fjords behind. Early afternoon arrival in Oslo and check-in to the hotel. Experience a panoramic sightseeing tour of the Norwegian capital, beautifully situated by a fjord. We will enjoy the view from the Opera house, visit The Vigeland Park and pass the Royal Palace and the main street, Karl Johan. The tour ends at your hotel from where you will have the evening to further explore the Viking capital at your own pace. 

Day 6  : Oslo – Stockholm

Breakfast at the hotel. Depart Oslo and travel (by private coach/train) to Stockholm, passing through Norwegian and Swedish forests and the region of Varmland, the home of many Nordic legends. Late afternoon arrival to Stockholm, the capital, for check-in to the hotel. The evening is at your leisure. Overnight in Stockholm (B)

September 1, 8 and 15 departures be accomodated at Downtown Camper by Scandic Hotel

Day 7  : Stockholm

Breakfast at the hotel. Meet your guide and private coach for a 3-hour city sightseeing tour of Stockholm. The city, built on 14 islands, connected by 57 bridges, embraces the unique character of 13th century Old Town with modern high-tech architecture. Stockholm is proudly called “Beauty on Water”. The sightseeing includes a walk through the Old Town, and an inside visit to the City Hall, where the Nobel festivities take place, making for a memorable tour. Feel the medieval atmosphere of the Old Town "Gamla Stan", with its Cathedral and Stortorget, where the Stockholm Blood Bath took place. The tour also includes a drive to Fjallgatan where you will enjoy picturesque views of Stockholm. The tour ends at the hotel. The afternoon is at leisure. Overnight in Stockholm (B)

Options: Directly after the tour take a visit to the famous Vasa Museum (not included).
Day 8  : Stockholm – Departure

Breakfast at the hotel. Our English-speaking representative will meet you for the Regular Transfer Service to the airport*(Please see notes for this service). (B)

 

Notes:

Please note! Regular Arrival Transfer Services included in the program are only available for transfers from the Airport in Bergen & to the Airport in Stockholm and only on the published official date of beginning & end of the tour. The transfers are escorted by an English-speaking representative and are shared with other fellow passengers; therefore, minor waiting time at the airport may occur. This transfer service is not valid for passengers with pre/post nights or passengers who require private transfers – for a supplement, private transfers can be reserved for these passengers.

Monoligual English speaking tour escort and local city guide.

Max 38 guests, with an expected average of 32 – 35 pax.  

Maximum 2 children per room, sharing with parents. Due to the nature of the tour and the destination, we are unfortunately not able to accept children younger than 7 years old on these tours.