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Fabulous Fjords and Stockholm

8 days
7 nights

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PER PERSON :

$ 1,720.00 (double/twin occupancy )
$ 2,395.00 (single occupancy)
$ 1,605.00 (3rd person in extra bed)
$ 1,490.00 (Child 07-12 yo sharing with 2 adults)

Dates:

May 16, 2020 - May 23, 2020 
Jun 06, 2020 - Jun 13, 2020 
Jun 13, 2020 - Jun 20, 2020 
Jul 04, 2020 - Jul 11, 2020 
Jul 18, 2020 - Jul 25, 2020 
Aug 01, 2020 - Aug 08, 2020 
Aug 08, 2020 - Aug 15, 2020 
Aug 22, 2020 - Aug 29, 2020 
Sep 05, 2020 - Sep 12, 2020 
Sep 12, 2020 - Sep 19, 2020 

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 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, ARN*
• 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 – USD 22.00 (10 minutes)

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 - USD 95.00 (2 hours)

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 a multitude of views. 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 above the ocean.

STEGASTEIN VIEWPOINT - USD 45.00 (2 hours)

An unmissable sightseeing trip for any visitor to Flaam. The Stegastein Viewpoint is part of the Norwegian Scenic Route that runs from Aurland to Laerdal. This structure, which juts out 30 meters from the mountainside, 650
meters about the fjord, offers and unparalleled panorama. A more amazing view of the fjord, mountains and surrounding is hard to imagine.

VASA MUSEUM – USD 55.00 (2 hours / min. 10 people) 

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: Floibanen, 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)

* The departures of June 6th and July 4th are waitlisted at Stalheim Hotel. The hotel the hotel will be confirmed latest 3 weeks prior to departure, and it will be a 4* hotel located in the fjord area.

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. 

In the afternoon, the coach journey continues along the Aurlandfjord, via Aurland and
Laerdal. A photo stop is made at the popular Borgund Stave church (entrance not included) before continuing the last part of the journey to Fagernes. Check-in and later, dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Fagerness (B, D)

Options: Flamsbana, Stegastein Viewpoint
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. Overnight in Oslo (B)

* The departure of June 6th is waitlisted at Thon Hotel Opera. The hotel will be confirmed latest 3 week prior to departure, and it will be a 4* centrally located hotel

Day 6  : Oslo – Stockholm

Breakfast at the hotel. Depart Oslo and travel (by private coach or 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)

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 tour includes the chance for an outside view of the historically significant City Hall, the place of the Nobel festivities. 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
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:

Max. group size is 38 people, average group size is 32-36.

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.

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.