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Unique Fjords & Glaciers

7 days
6 nights

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PER PERSON:

$ 2,485.00 (double occupancy)
$ 495.00 (single room supplement)

 

 

Dates:

Jun 02, 2019 - Jun 08, 2019 on request
Jun 23, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019 
Jun 30, 2019 - Jul 06, 2019 on request
Jul 07, 2019 - Jul 13, 2019 
Jul 14, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019 sold
Jul 21, 2019 - Jul 27, 2019 
Jul 28, 2019 - Aug 03, 2019 
Aug 04, 2019 - Aug 10, 2019 sold
Aug 11, 2019 - Aug 17, 2019 
Aug 18, 2019 - Aug 24, 2019 

Hotels:

Bergen – Scandic Neptun ( 1 nt)
Norheimsund – Thon Hotel Sandven (1 nt)
Balestrand – Kviknes Hotel (2 nts)
Oslo - Scandic St. Olavs Plass (2 nts)

Included:

 • 6 x overnights in good superior tourist
class hotels including daily breakfasts and
private facilities.
• Additional meals including 3 x half-board
dinners and 1 lunch.
• Entrances and activities as mentioned in
the program.
• Local guide for sightseeing in Bergen
and Oslo.
• Services of an English speaking tour
leader day 1 – day 6 inclusive (see special
notes).
• Coach transportation day 2-4 according
to program.
• Ferry crossings Flåm /Gudvangen,
Vangsnes/Dragsvik, Dragsvik/ Hella/
Dragsvik, Balestrand/Flåm.

Itinerary:

Day 1  : ARRIVAL BERGEN

Own arrangements on arrival and remainder of day at leisure in Bergen, the gateway to the fjords. Evening welcome meeting with tour leader. Why not take an evening journey on the funicular railway known as Fløibanen to the top of the nearby mountains for some stunning views (supplement applies).

Day 2  : BERGEN/HARDANGERFJORD/ NORHEIMSUND (80 KM) (B, D)

Morning 2 hr sightseeing tour of Bergen, including the popular fish market, and the historical part of Bergen known as Bryggen. Depart Bergen and head into the beautiful Hardangerfjord, the orchard of Norway.

Day 3  : NORHEIMSUND/FLÅM/ BALESTRAND (260 KM) (B, D)

Continuation via Voss to Stalheimen, situated on the very top of the Nærøydalen Canyon with a panoramic view over the valley. Drive via the panoramic route to the idyllic village of Flåm, from where you enjoy a fjord cruise to Gudvangen. Continue in your coach to Vangsnes, crossing the Sognefjord, the longest and deepest fjord in Norway and arriving in Balestrand for check-in and dinner.

Day 4  : BALESTRAND/NIGARDSBREEN GLACIER/BALESTRAND (205 KM) (B, L, D)

Travel by ferry across the Fjærlandfjord, before reaching Jostedal and the Breheimsenteret Glacier Centre located by the Jostedal Glacier. The Jostedal Glacier is, the largest glacier on the European mainland. The whole glacier, and also some of the nearby valleys, is protected as a national park. In front of the glacier there’s a small lake, which can be crossed on-board the passenger boat. Unlike other Glacier’s, here you can get right up close. Lunch and entrance are also included at the Breheimsenteret Glacier Centre.

Day 5  : BALESTRAND/FLÅM/ OSLO (385 KM) (B)

Mid morning journey across the Sognefjord again, this time to Flåm, before boarding one of the most beautiful rail journeys in the world, the Flåm Railway. A spectacular train journey that offers a panoramic view of some of the wildest and most magnificent nature in the Norwegian fjord landscape. The Flåm Railway is one of the steepest train lines in the world on normal tracks, where almost 80% of the journey has a gradient of 5.5%. On arrival to the mountain station of Myrdal, you change trains and travel on the Bergen
Line to the Norwegian capital, Oslo.

Day 6  : OSLO (B)

Enjoy a 3 hour city tour of Oslo including the Vigeland Park with its 200 sculptures, a visit to Holmenkollen ski jump for a fantastic view over the city, and a walk on the Opera house (no entrances). Afternoon is at leisure to further explore Oslo and why not take one of the local ferries to the Bygdøy peninsula and visit one of the many popular museums.

Day 7  : OSLO - DEPARTURE (B)

Own departure arrangements.

Notes:

SPECIAL NOTES:

  •  Departures on Jul 21, 2019 and Aug 11, 2019  are operated with bilingual tour leader, in English and Portuguese.
  • Nordic Saga Tours reserves the right to change the program without notice due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, out of the control of Nordic Saga Toursh. For more information in regards to pre/ postarrangements, optional excursions and conditions please contact us.