Norwegian Fjords & Mountain highlights
Fjord cruise package – 7 nights
This trip has been replaced by The Grand Tour of the Fjords
Norwegian Fjords & Mountain Highlights is an extensive Fjord cruise package, with wonderful Fjord cruises, 2 nights Hurtigruten cruise, spectacular rail trips, mountain roads, Oslo, Bergen & Trondheim.
Enjoy the Bergen line & Flam Railway & Dovre line, Fjord cruises on the Sognefjord & the Geirangerfjord and an exciting excursion across the Golden route mountain roads; the EAgle’s road & Trollstigen hairpin road
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo and check in at the centrally located Thon Hotel Opera, ideally located next to the Oslo Central train station.
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Add city sightseeing or Fjord cruises in Oslo
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DAY 2 – Oslo to Bergen
Bergen line: Morning departure by the spectacular Bergen line, taking you through the scenic Hallingdal valley & across the beautiful Hardangervidda mountain plateau to the mountain station of Myrdal, where you change to
Flam Railway: Enjoy this 1 hour journey from mountain to fjord through the most spectacular scenery, with mountain peaks, waterfalls, tiny farms & a beautiful river.
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Sognefjord cruise: Disembark in the village of Flam, where you board the express boat for the fjord cruise to Bergen – you will experience the entire Sognefjord, starting with the Aurlandsfjord branch, continuing on the main fjord, with calls at tiny fjord villages en route. At the mouth of the fjord the boat continues along the beautiful coast, through a maze of islands and local fjords, taking you to the very heart of Bergen.
Spend 1 night in Bergen
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DAY 3 – Evening Cruise departure
Spend the day at leisure in Bergen – see the Fish Market, the old UNESCO Bryggen wharf, take the Funicular to the top of mount Floyen.
Late afternoon transfer bus from your hotel, with evening cruise departure.
Spend 2 nights on board one of the authentic Hurtigruten ships from Bergen to Trondheim
The authentic Hurtigruten
General information & facilities on board
DAY 4 – Geirangerfjord cruise
The ship arrives to the coastal city of Alesund in the morning, then on to a fjord cruise on the beautiful UNESCO Geirangerfjord, with arrival to the tiny fjord village of Geiranger after lunch. Disembark in tender boats.
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The Golden Route
Eagle’s road: In Geiranger you will join the land excursion coach, taking you from the fjord and sea level via hairpin bends to the Eagles road, with a marvelous view of the Geirangerfjord below. Across the mountain and down to the fjord, with a short ferry crossing before the coach starts the trip across the next mountain.
Trollstigen hairpin road: Enjoy a breathtaking view & a dramatic descend via the spectacular Trollstigen hairpin road through the most spectacular scenery to Andalsnes fjord village, then along local fjord areas to the town of Molde, where you rejoin the ship.
DAY 5 – Historic Trondheim
Disembark after breakfast, with a short taxi drive to a centrally located hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure in this picturesque town, with Norway’s only cathedral; Nidarosdomen, several authentic areas with tiny, wooden houses and a selection of large historic wooden buildings.
Spend 1 night in Trondheim
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DAY 6 – Dovre line to Oslo
Morning departure from Trondheim. Enjoy the beautiful train journey across the Dovrefjell mountain plateau and through the scenic Gudbrandsdal valley to Oslo. Check in to a centrally located hotel as per day 1.
Spend 2 nights in Oslo
DAY 7 – Main sights of Oslo
Guided city sightseeing by coach in Oslo, appr 4 hours, including the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and the Viking Ship Museum at the beautiful Bygdoy peninsula. Late morning departure.
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 8
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels w. breakfast buffet
Thon Hotel Opera or similar
Scandic Neptun or similar
Scandic Nidelven or similar
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Express boat Flam-Bergen
Transfer bus hotel-ship in Bergen
Cruise Bergen-Trondheim, 2 nights
Cabin & meals onboard
Standard outside cabin w. window, separate beds, private shower & toilet, towels, soap, hair dryer
Breakfast buffet x 2
Dinner included in the Geiranger-Molde excursion
City sightseeing in Oslo
You will travel like a local
All taxes & VAT
*The included shore excursion depends on sufficient number of participants on the day of the excursion departure
Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)