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Definitive Norway Tour

Tour rating: 5 / 5, Based on 159 Reviews
Small group tour to Norway

Norway is the destination for your adventure of a lifetime. See the spectacular jaw-dropping fjords and glaciers, get a close-up of the legacy of the Vikings and go on the most picturesque train ride in Europe.
 

Definitive Norway Tour

9 days6 cities
Norway1 country
Small group tour to Norway
From
$3,454
Tour rating: 5 / 5, Based on 159 Reviews

Norway is the destination for your adventure of a lifetime. See the spectacular jaw-dropping fjords and glaciers, get a close-up of the legacy of the Vikings and go on the most picturesque train ride in Europe.
 

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Day-By-Day

Oslo

first destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Oslo
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo! Your driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel. The rest of the day is free.

Day 2
Oslo City Tour
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast you meet your private guide at the hotel lobby and go on a 5-hour guided city tour of the magnificent Norwegian capital.

Clarion Collection Folketeateret, Oslo
4

The hotel Clarion Collection Folketeateret boasts a stylish interior and superb location near the Oslo Central Station right in the heart of the city. All guestrooms come with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

train
Oslo
Flam
4 hrs 40 min + 1 hr

A train ride from Oslo to Flam is one of the highlights of any Norway tour and is known for two things. First, the 20 km (12 mi) long Flam - Myrdal portion called the Flamsbana is the steepest railway in the world. And second, it’s believed to be the most breathtaking route in the entire world. 

 

Flam

second destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 3
Train Trip to Flam
Tasting
Tasting
Nature views
Nature views

Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and walk to the train station (easily accessible by foot), where you board a train that takes you to an unforgettable Oslo - Myrdal - Flam rail ride.

Flamsbrygga Hotel, Flam
3

The Flamsbrygga Hotel is a great place to stay during your visit to Flam. It’s located near the Flam train station and offers comfortable rooms, equipped with private bathrooms and everything you need for a comfortable stay.

ferry
Flam
Balestrand
1 hr 30 min

Taking a ferry from Flam to Bergen is among the most memorable ways to travel between the cities. During the ride you’ll have everything you need for a comfortable journey, unique photo opportunities, and a chance to marvel at the beauty of Aurlandsfjord and Sognefjord.

Balestrand

third destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Boat Ride to Balestrand
Boat ride
Boat ride
Nature views
Nature views

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and have the rest of the morning free. In the afternoon walk to the pier to enjoy an express boat ride to the charming town of Balestrand that is set nearby the Sognefjord.

Kviknes Hotel, Balestrand
4

The Kviknes Hotel is located right on the shore of the scenic Sognefjord and promises elegant guest rooms, equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay. The hotel boasts an elegant restaurant and a large choice of outdoor activities.

car
Balestrand
Geiranger
5 hrs 50 min

Your personal driver takes you on a breathtaking journey along some of the most picturesque Norwegian panoramas. On the way to Geiranger, you’ll pass amazing lakes, sheer-sided mountains, and authentic villages.

Geiranger

fourth destination
2 days in the Geiranger village
1 night in a remarkable hotel
Day 5
Transfer to Geiranger & Briksdal Glacier
Day tour
Day tour
Nature views
Nature views

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and meet your guide - driver who takes you on an unforgettable journey to one of the world's most famous glaciers - Briksdal Glacier. 

Day 6
Geirangerfjord Cruise
Day tour
Day tour
Boat ride
Boat ride
Nature views
Nature views

After breakfast you have the morning is free to relax in the swimming pool and sauna of your hotel. In the afternoon you board a comfortable Hurtigruten ship to enjoy a fantastic Geirangerfjord cruise to Alesund.

Hotel Union, Geiranger
4

The stylish Hotel Union is set right next to the breathtaking Geiranger Fjord, it offers comfortable guestrooms equipped with free WiFi, a TV, and a minibar. The hotel’s spa/fitness center and restaurant are at your service during your stay.

ferry
Geiranger
Alesund
3 hrs

The renown Hurtigruten ship will take you to the beautiful city of Alesund. On your way there, you’ll pass Geirangerfjord, dozens of scenic islands, and enjoy one more acquaintance with Norway fjords.

Alesund

fifth destination
1 day in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Alesund City Tour
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast you meet your private guide and enjoy a wonderful 3-hour walking tour around the most outstanding Alesund attractions. After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Hotel Brosundet, Alesund
4

The charming Hotel Brosundet is a great place to stay during your Alesund trip. It provides spacious guestrooms with TVs and free Wi-Fi (some of them offer beautiful sea views), the in-house restaurant and the on-site bar with a great wine selection.

plane
Alesund
Bergen
50 min

Unquestionably, taking a plane is the fastest way to travel between the beautiful cities of Alesund and Bergen. All Norwegian planes provide comfortable seats, generous luggage space and plenty of legroom.

Bergen

sixth destination
2 days in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 8
Flight to Bergen & City Tour
City tour
City tour

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight to Bergen - the second largest city in Norway. You then go on a 3-hour guided walking tour.

Day 9
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing Norwegian adventure! After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight home.

Bergen Bors Hotel, Bergen
4

Set right in the heart of Bergen, the Bors Hotel is housed in the historic stock exchange building. During your stay, you are welcome to use the hotel’s bar and the in-house restaurant offering a nice variety of local cuisine.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Oslo, Flam, Balestrand, Geiranger, Alesund and Bergen;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Other meals according to the itinerary;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the detailed itinerary;
  • Traditional beer and food tasting dinner at a local Flam Brewery;
  • Buffet dinner at the Geiranger hotel;
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip;
  • Hurtigruten cruise to Alesund;
  • Regular class train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Balestrand;
  • Economy class flight tickets Alesund - Bergen;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Visiting Frogner Park in Oslo
  • Journey on the scenic Flamsbana Railway
  • Fjords boat trip from Flam to Balestrand
  • Briksdal Glacier day trip
  • Geirangerfjord cruise to Alesund
  • Floibanen funicular ride in Bergen

What To Know

  • Scandinavian climate is unpredictable and weather can be quite harsh even during summers.
  • Bringing a water-resistant jacket, umbrella, and some warm clothes is a must
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