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The Fjords of Norway

8 days
7 nights






$ 2,945.00 (double / twin occupancy)
$ 3,475.00 (single occupancy)


Jul 09, 2024 - Jul 16, 2024 
Jul 23, 2024 - Jul 30, 2024 


Oslo: Thon Bristol Hotel 4* 
Ulvik: Brakanes Hotel 4*
Bergen: Hotel Norge by Scandic 4*
Balestrand: Kvikne's Hotel 4*
Geiranger: Union Hotel 4*




Accommodation and meals:
7 nights’ accommodation incl. daily Scandinavian buffet breakfast, in centrally located first class hotels, all rooms with private facilities.
5 x Dinners (buffet dinners or 3-course dinners, incl. coffee/tea). (All days except in Oslo).
2 x 2-course lunch incl. coffee/tea on days 2 and 4.
1 x Welcome drink at hotel day 1.

Visits and activities:
Panoramic tour of Oslo with your tour escort, including entrance to the Fram Museum.
2 hours city sightseeing of Bergen with a local authorized guide.
Roundtrip excursion by funicular to Mt. Fløien in Bergen.
Ride on the Flåm Railway, Flåm – Myrdal - Flåm.
Excursion in “Troll car” to the Briksdal Glacier.
Toll fee and visit to Geiranger Skywalk.

Cruises and ferry crossings:
Sognefjord cruise; 2 hours cruise on the Aurlands and Nærøy Fjords.
1 hour cruise on the Geiranger Fjord.
2 x Ferry crossings on the Sognefjord; Vangsnes - Dragsvik and Dragsvik - Hella.

Tour Escort:
English speaking local tour escort throughout.

Private coach:
Transportation by 1st class Norwegian private coach throughout, except for transfers airport/hotel/airport on arrival and departure days, which are not included.


Explore the most magnificent nature of Norway on this exclusive fjord tour. Discover the heart of the famous Hardangerfjord, experience the majestic Geirangerfjord and the stunning Sognefjord, visit Bergen and the capital of Norway, Oslo. Enjoy the ride on the spectacular Flåm Railway and a trip to the Briksdal glacier.
Day 1  : Arrival in Oslo

Upon arrival in the capital of Norway, transfer to your hotel (transfers are not included and will be arranged upon request).

Oslo is the capital of Norway, located at the head of the Oslo Fjord. If you arrive early, we suggest a stroll along the harbor Aker Brygge, offering many restaurants, tour boats on the Oslofjord, etc.

Please be at the hotel lobby at 18:00 for a welcome drink, and meet your tour escort and fellow travelers.

Accommodation at the centrally located Thon Hotel Bristol.

Day 2  : Oslo - Ulvik

After breakfast enjoy a panoramic tour of Oslo, including entrance to the Fram Museum, before driving via Hønefoss along the charming Halling Valley to the tourist resort town of Gol. Lunch in Gol.

Cross the wild Hardanger Mountain Plateau to Fossli, stopping to view the thundering Vøringsfoss Waterfall with a vertical drop of 180 m. Descend the amazing Måbødal Canyon to the idyllic Hardanger Fjord. Cross the Hardanger Bridge, followed by a short
drive along the Ulvik Fjord, a branch of the Hardanger Fjord, to the picturesque village of Ulvik.

Dinner and accommodation in rooms with fjord view at Brakanes Hotel, ideally located on the banks of the fjord (B, D)

Day 3  : Ulvik - Hardangerfjord - Bergen

After breakfast, we will take a  scenic tour along the beautiful Hardanger Fjord, famous for its many fruit orchards, via the towns of Øystese and Norheimsund, arriving in Bergen around midday.

Afternoon 2 hours city sightseeing in Bergen with a local guide, including a visit to the popular Fish and Flower Market, the famous Bryggen Harbour with its gabled packhouses, and the old Hanseatic Quarter.

After the city tour, you’ll go on a return ride on the Bergen Funicular to the top of Mount Fløien. Enjoy great views over the fjords and mountains surrounding the city of Bergen.

Dinner and accommodation at Hotel Norge By Scandic, located in the city center (B, D)

Day 4  : Bergen - Sognefjord - Balestrand

After breakfast, we will drive to Voss, where we board the train for a spectacular ride on Flåm Railway, one of the world's most beautiful and steepest railways.

Right after, we depart onboard a ship for a spectacular fjord cruise on the narrow Nærøyfjord sailing from Flåm to Gudvangen. Surrounded by steep valley sides and snow-covered peaks, thundering waterfalls and picturesque villages, this area is undoubtedly one of the most stunning fjord landscapes globally, rightfully listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

We continue our fjord exploration by coach through the amazing Stalheim Canyon and Nærøy Valley, across the Vika Mountains to Vangsnes, for the short ferry crossing to the beautiful resort of Balestrand.

Dinner and accommodation at Kvikne's Hotel, superbly located on the banks of the fjord and surrounded by mountains (B,D)

Day 5  : Balestrand - a Day in the Fjords

Enjoy a traditional Norwegian buffet breakfast served in the hotel's elegant dining room in the morning.

Free day free in Balestrand is an excellent opportunity to explore the beautiful nature of the fjords. You may relax on the hotel terrace, taking in the fresh mountain air and stunning views, or walk in the town and visit the local art gallery and aquarium, exploring Balestrand's historic buildings and other sites. Another great option is to rent a rowing boat or a bike, or hike to the nearby mountains.

Dinner and accommodation at the Kvikne's Hotel (B,D)

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Day 6  : Balestrand - Briksdal Glacier - Geiranger

After breakfast, we leave by ferry from Dragsvik to Hella and take a scenic trip along the northern side of the Sognefjord.

The tour continues by road to Fjærland, passing under the Jostedal Glacier, the largest in Europe, to the village of Skei at the northern end of beautiful Lake Jølster. Descend to the Nord Fjord, making a detour at Olden to visit the world-famous Briksdal Glacier.
The journey up to the glacier will be made in open cars – “Troll cars” - and takes you to the stand about 700 m away from the glacier. You will have a nice walk to the glacier, before returning by Troll cars.

After lunch at a local restaurant, continue by coach to Hellesylt. Enjoy a cruise on the Geirangerfjord, one of the narrowest fjords in Norway, from Hellesylt to Geiranger.
The Geirangerfjord is one of the most famous fjords in the world and has been a part of the UNESCO World Heritage List since 2005. Surrounded by deep blue water and green valleys, you will also experience magnificent waterfalls such as the "Seven Sisters" and
the "Bridal Veil".

Dinner and ccommodation at Union Hotel Geiranger, overlooking the Geirangerfjord (B, L, D)

Day 7  : Geiranger - Oslo

After breakfast, experience the thrill of the roads twisting and turning through one hairpin bend after another leading to Geiranger Skywalk - Mt. Dalsnibba. Then, experience the most stunning panoramic fjord views on Earth (subject to weather conditions).

We drive across the rugged Grotli Mountains towards Lom, famous for its 14th-century stave church. Next, via Lake Vågå, before descending the magnificent Gudbrands Valley to the famous tourist town of Lillehammer. Finally, go alongside Lake Mjøsa, Norway’s largest lake, and arrive in Oslo, the capital, situated at the head of the Oslo Fjord.

Accommodation at the centrally located Thon Hotel Bristol (B)

Day 8  : Depature from Oslo

Buffet breakfast at your hotel. Depending on your departure schedule, you may have free time in the morning to explore Oslo. We recommend a walk through the new central city district Bjørvika, Munch Museum, the Deichman Library, Oslo’s latest architectural additions.

Transfer on your own in connection with your flight or on to your next destination (B).


All departures are guaranteed
Maximum group size is 31 people
Hotel upgrades are available at extra charge

Depending on your flights you might decide to spend one extra night in Oslo before or after the tour!

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