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Christmas holiday in Norway

Dr Holm's hotel Geilo mountain village. Photo credit Dr Holm's hotel

Horse sleigh ride outside Dr Holm’s hotel at Geilo

Christmas holiday package – 6 nights

Christmas holiday in Norway – Enjoy a peaceful, white Christmas, a traditional & authentic Norwegian Christmas celebration, Horse sleigh ride, stays in Oslo & Bergen, the scenic Bergen rail line, the famous Flam Railway & an amazing Fjord cruise! Optional: Return to Oslo by train

Christmas in Oslo. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Christmas in Oslo

Dec 22 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo, check in at the centrally located Hotel Bristol or similar. Spend 1 night in Oslo

Some sights in Oslo:
The Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Opera House, the Viking Ship Museum, Edvard Munch Museum, Akershus Fortress, the City Hall & the Astrup Fearnely museum of Contemporary art

Bergen line in winter, hallingdal valley. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Enjoy the Bergen line view of Hallingdal valley

Dec 23 – Train to Geilo
Late morning train from Oslo (3 hs). Transfer from the train station to the historic Dr Holm’s hotel at Geilo.
6:00 – 7:00 PM Christmas gathering with “gløgg &
pepperkaker” in the library.
The children decorate the Christmas tree.
6:30 – 9.30 PM Dinner
Spend 3 nights at Geilo

Christmas at Dr Holm's hotel. Photo credit by Dr Holm's hotel

Christmas at Dr Holm’s

Dec 24 – Christmas celebration 
Christmas meals & activities:
1:00 – 2:30 PM Lunch
5:30 PM The Christmas gospel will be read in the library
5:45 PM Christmas Buffet, smart dress only
8:00 PM Walk around the Christmas tree singing
Christmas carols.
8:30 PM Coffee and cakes. Father Christmas will visit ………………

Horse sleigh ride at Dr Holm's hotel. Photo credit by Dr Holm's hotel

Enjoy the Horse sleigh ride!

Dec 25 – Horse sleigh ride
Christmas meals & activities:
8:00 – 10:30 AM Christmas breakfast
1:00 – 2:30 PM Lunch
6:00 PM Horse Sleigh rides (included)
6:30 – 9:00 PM 3 course dinner, smart dress only

Bergen line winter. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Ustaoset station Bergen line

Dec 26 – Train to Bergen
Late morning train from Geilo to Bergen: enjoy the scenic Bergen line across the snow covered Hardangervidda National Park, with the highest point at an altitude of 1222 ms above sea level (Finse station). Spend 2 nights at a centrally located hotel in Bergen
Spend 2 nights in Bergen

The Naeroyfjord. Photo by Morten Rakke/VisitFlam

The amazing UNESCO Naeroyfjord

Dec 27 – Day excursion
– The Norway in a Nutshell® combination trip:

Morning train to Voss, with a connecting coach taking you through the scenic Gudvangen valley to Gudvangen fjord village. The coach takes you to the pier.

Fjord cruise: In Gudvangen you board a ferry for a 2 hour Fjord cruise on the narrow  UNESCO Naeroyfjord & the scenic Aurlandsfjord to the village of Flam. Disembark and then a short walk to the train station

Flam Railway: In Flam you board the famous Flam Railway for an unforgettable journey from the fjord to the mountain station of Myrdal, taking you through the most spectacular, dramatic scenery.

Bergen line: At Myrdal mountain station you join the main Bergen line taking you back to Bergen

The trip finishes after breakfast on Dec 28

Oslo Opera house. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Oslo Opera House

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Christmas in Oslo. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Christmas in Oslo


Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Oslo, 1 night: Hotel Bristol
Geilo, 3 nights: Dr Holms Hotel
Bergen, 2 nights: Radisson Blu Hotel Norge or similar
Train Oslo-Geilo-Bergen
Norway in a Nutshell trip, all legs:
Train→Coach→Ferry→Flam Railway→Bergen line
Christmas activities
Horse Sleigh ride
Breakfast buffet x 6, Lunch x 2 (Dr Holms), Dinner x 3 (Dr Holms)

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Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)

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