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Epic Norwegian Fjords Southbound Tour

Tour rating: 4.83 / 5, Based on 160 Reviews
Cruise to Norway

Set sail on a cruise of your life and make your way all the way above the Arctic Circle to see northern Norway's unique fjords with your own eyes! Enjoy guided tours with professional guides in Oslo and Bergen and have an amazing time as you travel along the world's most scenic railway, Flamsbana. *Please note: the best time to travel: April 1 - September 30

Epic Norwegian Fjords Southbound Tour

11 days4 cities
Norway1 country
Cruise to Norway
From
$4,991
Tour rating: 4.83 / 5, Based on 160 Reviews

Set sail on a cruise of your life and make your way all the way above the Arctic Circle to see northern Norway's unique fjords with your own eyes! Enjoy guided tours with professional guides in Oslo and Bergen and have an amazing time as you travel along the world's most scenic railway, Flamsbana. *Please note: the best time to travel: April 1 - September 30

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Day-By-Day

Oslo

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

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

Day 2
Oslo City Tour & Flight to Kirkenes
City tour
City tour
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast you check out from the hotel, then meet your guide at the hotel lobby and go on a 5-hour guided city tour of the magnificent Norwegian capital.You start with a visit to one of the major Scandinavian treasures - the famous Frogner Park, informally known as the Vigeland Park.

Clarion Collection Folketeateret, Oslo
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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.

plane
Oslo
Kirkenes
2 hrs 10 min

Taking a plane to Kirkenes is the most convenient and time-saving way to get there from the beautiful Norwegian capital. One of our local drivers will take you to the airport and meet you when you land.

Kirkenes

second destination
5 days cruising
5 nights on board the ship
Day 3
Hurtigruten Cruise Embarkation
Transfer
Transfer

Following breakfast, you check out from the hotel and your driver transfers you to the pier to embark the Hurtigruten cruise ship

Day 4
Trip to the North Cape
Day tour
Day tour

Today you arrive in Honningsvåg - the capital of the North Cape that is the northernmost point of mainland Europe. Then you have a short stop at the Gateway to the Arctic - the amazing city of Tromso.

Day 5
Visit to the Lofoten Islands
Day tour
Day tour
Nature views
Nature views

Today you reach Harstad, a notable scenic point on the route among the Vesteralen island group. Later your ship sails through the spectacular and narrow Raftsund strait. This leg of the route presents you with the unforgettable views of the rugged mountainous landscape.

Day 6
Crossing the Arctic Circle
Day tour
Day tour

Today you experience one of the highlights of your journey, as your cruise ship crosses the Arctic Circle.

Day 7
Stop in Trondheim

Today your cruise vessel arrives in the first capital of Norway - an ancient city of Trondheim. You have some free time to explore the unique Viking heritage of this amazing city.

4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

ferry
Kirkenes
Bergen
5 days 2 hrs

Enjoy your five-day adventure on board the majestic Hurtigruten ship. As you make your way above the Arctic Circle, you’ll pass some of the most breathtaking sights in the world and enjoy the unique Bohemian atmosphere of the small fishing villages.

Bergen

third destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 8
Arrival to Bergen, Disembarkation & City Tour
Transfer
Transfer
City tour
City tour

Today your ship reaches the final destination of your voyage - Bergen. Here you disembark the ship and your driver transfers you to your centrally located hotel. Later you enjoy a 3-hour guided city tour around the most interesting sights of Bergen.

Bergen Bors Hotel, Bergen
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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.

ship
Bergen
Flam
5 hrs 30 min

Have a great time sailing along the Norwegian coast. On your way to Flam, you will have one more opportunity to marvel at the beauty of the Norwegian fjords and take spectacular pictures.

Flam

fourth destination
2 days in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 9
Boat Ride to Flam
Boat ride
Boat ride
Nature views
Nature views

After breakfast you check out from your hotel, walk to the pier (easily accessible by foot) to enjoy a 5,5-hour express boat trip to Flam. This is a wonderful experience definitely worth trying!

Day 10
Train Trip to Oslo from Flam
Free day
Free day
Nature views
Nature views

Following breakfast, you check out from your hotel and board a train that takes you to an unforgettable Myrdal - Oslo Flamsbana Railway ride. This trip is a perfect chance to admire the mind-boggling nature and picture-postcard sceneries of Norway.

Flamsbrygga Hotel, Flam
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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.

train
Flam
Oslo
4 hrs 40 min + 1 hr

Get ready for one of the most memorable train rides of your life. The Flam - Myrdal railway portion from Flam to Oslo is 20 km (12 ml) long and is the steepest railway in the entire world. Plus, this route is also considered to be the most scenic one on the planet. 

Oslo

fifth destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 11
Departure from Oslo
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 back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Oslo, Kirkenes, Bergen and Flam;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours in Oslo and Bergen with professional English-speaking guides;
  • 24 hours Oslo pass;
  • Economy class flight tickets Oslo - Kirkenes;
  • Regular class express boat tickets Bergen - Flam;
  • Regular class train tickets Flam - Oslo (via Myrdal);
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip;
  • 5 nights on board the Hurtigruten ship in the Outside cabin;
  • Three meals daily on board the Hurtigruten ship;
  • English-speaking tour leader on board;
  • Port stops according to the itinerary with free time or optional tours;
  • All portage fees and taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Note: All the tours during the Hurtigruten cruise are optional and not included in the price of the package. You are free to book any of them separately to combine your cruise experience with professional sightseeing tours. Please, contact your travel specialist for additional details.

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 and Viking Ship Museum in Oslo;
  • Hurtigruten cruise to the Arctic Circle & Lofoten Islands;
  • Floibanen funicular ride in Bergen;
  • Fjords boat trip from Bergen to Flam;
  • Journey on the scenic Flamsbana Railway.

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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