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Land of the Vikings

7 days
6 nights

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PER PERSON:
$ 2,395.00 (double/twin occupancy)
$ 3,590.00 (single occupancy)
$ 2,205.00 (3rd person in extra bed)
$ 2,035.00 (Child 07-12 years)

Dates:

May 27, 2019 - Jun 02, 2019 
Jun 10, 2019 - Jun 16, 2019 
Jun 17, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019 
Jun 24, 2019 - Jun 30, 2019 
Jul 01, 2019 - Jul 07, 2019 
Jul 08, 2019 - Jul 14, 2019 
Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019 
Jul 22, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019 
Jul 29, 2019 - Aug 04, 2019 
Aug 05, 2019 - Aug 11, 2019 
Aug 12, 2019 - Aug 18, 2019 
Aug 19, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019 
Aug 26, 2019 - Sep 01, 2019 
Sep 02, 2019 - Sep 08, 2019 

Hotels:

• Copenhagen - Copenhagen Marriott 5*
• Oslo - Hotel Grand 5*
• Lofthus - Ullensvang Hotel- Fjord View room 4*+
• Bergen - Radisson Blu Royal 4*

Included:

  • 5 nights at hotels in standard double/twin rooms. At the Hotel Ullensvang, Fjord View rooms are confirmed;
  • 1 night on board of DFDS Seaways Ferry (Commodore Class Cabins – except if Twin is required, then 2 berth Outside Cabin);
  • 6 Breakfasts – Buffet style
  • 2 dinners (as per program)
  • 1 lunch (as per program)
  • Bi-lingual tour escort from Day 02 to Day 05 (English & Spanish or Portuguese)
  • All touring by private coach, with air-condition, WI-FI, including all the sightseeing mentioned in the program;
  • The long-distance bus from day 2 - 6 offers WIFI 
  • MONOLINGUAL Guided tours in the cities of Copenhagen, Oslo and Bergen. For city tours with local guides, the group will be divided by languages, with their respective monolingual local guide.
  • Regular Arrival Transfer, from Copenhagen Airport;
  • Regular Departure Transfer, to Bergen Airport;
  • Porter service at hotels and ferry crossing (excluding day 1 and 7). Luggage allowance is 1 suitcase & 1 piece of hand luggage per person.

Itinerary:

A FANTASTIC COMBINATION WITH THE HANSEATIC PORTS OF COPENHAGEN AND BERGEN AND THE VIKING CAPITAL, OSLO. ENJOY THESE MEDIEVAL CITIES, WITH ENCHANTING OLD PORTS AND SMALL-TOWN ATMOSPHERE. BE THRILLED BY ‘WONDERFUL COPENHAGEN’ AND ITS MANY HIGHLIGHTS, THE HISTORICAL CAPITAL OF NORWAY AND WITNESS THE MAGNIFICENT NORWEGIAN COUNTRYSIDE ON YOUR WAY TO BERGEN, THE CAPITAL OF THE FJORDS.  

Day 1  : Arrival in Copenhagen

Arrival to Copenhagen Airport, meet & greet by our representative English-speaking representative, for Regular Arrival Transfer Service to the hotel* for check-in (Please see notes for this service). Please consult the our representative welcome letter, which you will receive upon check-in at your hotel, and kindly note where and when to meet your tour leader. A short welcome meeting will be held at 19:00, where you will receive information on the upcoming tour program. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Copenhagen.

The departures of 1st July & 05th August will not be accommodated at Hotel Copenhagen Marriott. The hotel will be reconfirmed latest 4 weeks prior to departure and it will be a centrally located hotel of 4+ / 5 * category. 

Day 2  : Copenhagen

Breakfast at the hotel. This morning we depart by private coach with your local guide for a 3-hour city sightseeing tour. This tour will be the perfect introduction to "Wonderful Copenhagen". We start with a drive towards the City Hall Square where the famous pedestrian street "Stroget" begins. We pass the Tivoli Gardens, the New Carlsberg Glyptotheque, the National Museum, the Old Stock Exchange, the Naval Church, the Kings New Square, the Royal Danish Theatre, then through the old canal area, Nyhavn. From here, we continue to see the impressive Gefion Fountain, the Royal residence, Amalienborg Palace, and the statue of the Little Mermaid. We will also delight in Christiansborg Palace, housing the Danish Parliament and Rosenborg Castle. The afternoon and evening are at leisure. Overnight in Copenhagen (B)

The departures of 1st July & 05th August will not be accommodated at Hotel Copenhagen Marriott. The hotel will be reconfirmed latest 4 weeks prior to departure and it will be a centrally located hotel of 4+ / 5 * category. 

Day 3  : Copenhagen – Oslo by overnight ferry

After breakfast, morning is at leisure. In the afternoon transfer to the pier by private coach to embark the DFDS Seaways overnight ferry. At approximately 16:30, departure to Oslo. Buffet dinner will be served on board. Overnight onboard (B, D)

(Commodore Class cabins are with Queen Size beds. Clients requesting Twin beds will be accommodated in Outside 2 berth cabins – not Commodore Class. Breakfast is however still provided in Commodore class restaurant)

NOTE: Passports must be shown when travelling between Denmark and Norway on the DFDS ferry.  Clients travelling with E.U. identification cards only may not be allowed on-board.

Day 4  : Oslo

Breakfast on board. Arrival to Oslo at 09:45. We will meet our local guide for a 3-hour city sightseeing tour of the Norwegian capital, beautifully situated by the fjord. We will enjoy the view from the Opera house before heading off to Bygdoy Island. Here we will visit one of the most popular museums, the Viking Ship Museum (entrance included), with its three Viking vessels. The Vigeland Park, one of the major Scandinavian cultural treasures, will welcome us with sculptures by Gustav Vigeland, who dedicated his life to his artistic works. We will also pass by the Royal Palace and the main street, Karl Johan. The tour ends at the hotel, from where you will be free to explore the Viking capital at your own pace. Overnight in Oslo (B, D)

Day 5  : Oslo - Lofthus

Breakfast at the hotel. Today we drive across Hoenefoss, Nesbyen surrounded by a landscape, which alternates between forests of pines and lakes to arrive in the beautiful Hallingdal Valley. Just a few kilometres away, we will visit Gol followed by Geilo, a small town surrounded by mountains and famous for its ski resorts.  In Geilo we will take the time to enjoy a delicious lunch at the beautiful old Dr. Holms Hotel (included). Afterwards the tour continues to the impressive Hardanger fjord, where we arrive at Lofthus, one of Edvard Grieg's favourite haunts, and one of the most beautiful points of the fjord. Dinner at the hotel is included.

The departures of 27th May, 10th, 17th & 24th June will not be accommodated in rooms with fjord view. Instead rooms with mountain view are confirmed. 

Day 6  : Lofthus – Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. We will depart from Lofthus and travel back along the fjord until reaching Brimnes where we will cross the splendid Hardanger fjord, by travelling across the newly opened Hardanger Bridge. The Hardanger Bridge has one of the longest suspension bridge spans in the world, and the longest in Norway.
After reaching the other side, Bruravik, we will continue by coach, along the fjord, passing by Nordheimsund and crossing through forests of birches until we arrive in Bergen. Bergen is the capital of the fjords, Norway’s second largest city and one of the three university cities in the country. Early in the afternoon, we meet our local guide at the hotel, for a 2-hour panoramic sightseeing tour during which we will delight in St. Marys Church, Haakon’s Hall (no entrances), the colorful and picturesque fish markets and the old Bryggen area. The evening is at leisure. Overnight in Bergen (B)

Day 7  : Bergen - Departure (Breakfast)

Breakfast at the hotel.
A our representative English-speaking representative will meet you for the Regular Transfer Service to Bergen 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 Copenhagen & to the Airport in Bergen and only on the published official date of beginning & end of the tour. The transfers are escorted by an English-speaking representative from Borealis Destination Management 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.

For city tours with local guides the group will be divided by languages, with the respective monoligual service.

NOTE: 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.

Please note! Regular Departure Transfer Services included in the program are only available for transfer to Bergen Airport and only on the official end date of tour. The transfers are escorted by an English-speaking representative from Borealis Destination Management and are shared with other fellow passengers; therefore, minor waiting time at the airport may occur.