Small group tours in Scandinavia 2019 - Firebird Tours ®
Explore the magnificent land of fjords on your Scandinavian trip
Nyhavn harbor is the most famous attraction in the capital of Denmark - Copenhagen
The fabulous capital of Norway, Oslo, is home to numerous Scandinavian landmarks
Travel to Norway to enjoy the beauty of spectacular Scandinavian fjords and nature
Old Town of Stockholm is the best place to start your Sweden vacation

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Trip Overview

First time traveling to Scandinavia? We built this small group tour specifically for you to explore must-see Fjords and cities of the region while keeping a perfect balance of pre-planned activities with our top local guides, and free time to enjoy Scandinavia the way you want it! Of course, spotless logistics, best downtown hotels, ferries, trains, are included in the itinerary, as well as top Scandinavia must-dos like the scenic Flamsbana train ride.

Tour type:
Small group tour
Tour rating:
5 / 5, Based on
  • BEST HOTELS
  • 4-star best location hotels
    Standard rooms
    9 nights
  • BEST CONNECTIONS
  • Airport-hotel transfers
    2 ferry trips & 1 boat trip
    1 train trip & 1 flight
  • MEALS
  • 11 breakfasts
    2 dinners
  • SPECIAL OFFER
  • FREE EXTENSION:
    Enjoy 2 complimentary
    days in Helsinki!

Day-by-Day

Day 1
Arrival in Copenhagen

Welcome to the historical "harbor of merchants" and the outstanding capital of Denmark - Copenhagen! 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 so you can start exploring the magnificent city center on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

Day 2
Exploring Copenhagen Highlights

After breakfast you meet your guide and private driver and enjoy a panoramic sightseeing tour* of Copenhagen.

During the tour you stop and visit the symbol of Copenhagen - the world-famous Little Mermaid statue, inspired by H. C. Andersen's fairy tale. Then you drive around the Citadel before visiting both the Gefion Fountain and Amalienborg Square where the winter residence of the Royal Family is located. If possible you get to see the famous Changing of the Royal Guard ceremony.

You then pass the colorful harbor of Nyhavn and the Rosenborg Castle. Then continue onto Christiansborg for a walk around the government area with a stop in front of the architectural beauty of the Old Danish Stock Exchange. After you return to the bus and drive by Tivoli Gardens, the National Museum, Carlsberg Glyptotek and the Town Hall Square before returning to the hotel.

Please note: the order of sights seen might be changed due to traffic conditions.

Day 3
Ferry Trip to Oslo

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure.

In the afternoon your driver transfers you to the port for a ferry trip to Oslo. You spend this night on board the ferry.

Day 4
Oslo Sightseeing Tour & Visiting the Frogner Park

After breakfast you arrive in Oslo - the fabulous capital of Norway. Upon arrival your guide and private driver meet you at the port and take you on a 3-hour panoramic city tour around the most magnificent attractions of the Norwegian capital.

You start with a visit to one of the major Scandinavian treasures - the famous Frogner Park informally known as the Vigeland Park, named after its founder Gustav Vigeland. You spend some great time strolling through this beautiful park and enjoying its extravagant sculptures and unique Scandinavian nature.

Then you proceed to other Oslo's attractions, including the Royal Palace (from the outside), the Akershus fortress (no entrances included), and the Viking Ship Museum (entrance tickets included).

After the tour you are transferred to your centrally located hotel and have the rest of the day at leisure. You can relax in the hotel or join our carefully designed optional tour.

  • Optional tour: Fjord Cruise with Prawn Buffet, Oslo
Day 5
Flamsbana Train Ride Oslo - Flam

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 - Flåm rail ride. You have an unbelievable journey on the Flamsbana Railway admiring the nature and picture-postcard sceneries of this beautiful country.

Upon your arrival you walk to your countryside hotel where you will be able to have a rest and relax.

Day 6
Boat Ride to Bergen

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure.

In the afternoon you walk to the pier (easily accessible by foot) to enjoy a 5,5-hour express boat trip from Flåm to Bergen - the second largest city in Norway. Bergen boasts the magnificent nature and you will be able to contemplate the panorama of the area from the very beginning of the trip. This is a wonderful experience definitely worth trying!

Upon arrival you are transferred to your centrally located hotel for overnight. The evening is free for you to go on sightseeing, dining or just walking around in Bergen.

  • Please note: The boat trip to Bergen is available only during the summer period. From October to May it is replaced by the train trip to Bergen.
Day 7
Visiting Bryggen District & Floibanen Funicular Ride

Following breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and enjoy a 3-hour walking city tour around the most interesting sights of Bergen. During the tour you take a walk at the famous Bryggen district, visit the Fish Market and experience a fantastic journey with round trip to Flöibanen Bergen Flöibanen Mountain Train.

Bergen’s Floibanen funicular is one of Norway's best-known attractions. You spend about 10 minutes to walk to the lower station where the cruise ships dock along Bryggen. The journey up to Floyen located 320 meters above sea level takes only 5-8 minutes. It is an experience in itself, but when you appear at the top you will be amazed by the fantastic views over Bergen.

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Day 8
Flight to Stockholm

Today you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight to the magnificent capital of Sweden - Stockholm (flight is included in the price).

Upon arrival your driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel. The rest of the day is free to start exploring Stockholm attractions on your own, dine in a local restaurant or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

Day 9
Stockholm Old Town Sightseeing Tour

After breakfast at your hotel, you meet your guide and driver and enjoy a 3-hour panoramic city tour of the Sweden's capital.

During the tour you explore the brilliant Stockholm Old Town that is one of the biggest and most well-preserved medieval Old Towns in Europe. You see the Royal Palace, the Stockholm Cathedral and famous City Hall (no entrances included).

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free. Don't forget to check out the Stockholm Metro which is a like a giant gallery.

Day 10
Departure or Extension to Helsinki (worth $690 per person)

This is the last day of the tour, your driver meets you at the hotel lobby after breakfast. You are transferred to the airport and depart home with a handful of memorable experiences. We will be happy to plan another vacation for you!

  • Special offer: if you are traveling with our small group tours extend your trip for 2 more days in Helsinki for free. Otherwise, the price of a 2-day extension is $690 per person. Price includes all transportation, hotel and guided city tour.

Helsinki extension 

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure. In the afternoon your driver transfers you to the port for a ferry trip to Helsinki. You spend this night on board the ferry.

Day 11
Exploring Helsinki Old Town & Visiting the Rock Church

Helsinki extension

This is the first day of your extension in Helsinki. Upon your arrival to the port in Helsinki, your private driver meets you at the pier and transfers you to your centrally-located hotel. After having some rest you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and go on a wonderful panoramic city tour around the most fantastic attractions of Helsinki.

After the tour you return to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to continue exploring the city on your own.

Day 12
Departure from Helsinki or Optional Extensions

Helsinki extension

This is the last day of your amazing Scandinavian adventure! After breakfast 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!

  • Optional extensions: We recommend combining your trip with other Scandinavian or European countries. You can extend your journey further to:
    1. St. Petersburg and Moscow
    2. The Baltic capitals: Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius
    3. St. Petersburg (visa-free 72-hours)
  • Contact our specialists for details.

Included

9 nights in centrally-located 4-star hotels

  • Hand picked hotels
  • Best value rooms
  • Restaurant

Always included:

  • Best location for sightseeing
  • Breakfasts
  • All taxes and fees

What's Included
  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, Bergen, Stockholm and Helsinki;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Dinners 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;
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip;
  • Regular class ferry tickets Copenhagen - Oslo and Stockholm - Helsinki;
  • Regular class train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Bergen;
  • Economy class flight tickets Bergen - Stockholm;
  • Entrance tickets to the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo and the Rock Church in Helsinki;
  • Large suitcase porterage from Oslo hotel directly to Bergen hotel;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

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

Tour Highlights
  • Changing of the Royal Guard ceremony at Rosenborg Palace in Copenhagen
  • Visiting Frogner Park in Oslo
  • Journey on the scenic Flamsbana Railway
  • Fjords boat trip from Flam to Bergen
  • 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.
  • Most of the tours you’re going to have are walking, so make sure to bring convenient walking shoes.

Dates & Rates

Dates
May 12
May - 23, 2019
May 19
May - 30, 2019
May 26
Jun - 6, 2019
Jun 2
Jun - 13, 2019
Jun 9
Jun - 20, 2019
Jun 16
Jun - 27, 2019
Jun 23
Jul - 4, 2019
Jun 30
Jul - 11, 2019
Jul 7
Jul - 18, 2019
Jul 14
Jul - 25, 2019
Jul 21
Aug - 1, 2019
Jul 28
Aug - 8, 2019
Aug 4
Aug - 15, 2019
Aug 11
Aug - 22, 2019
Aug 18
Aug - 29, 2019
Aug 25
Sep - 5, 2019
Sep 1
Sep - 12, 2019
Sep 8
Sep - 19, 2019
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
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$710
$3,548
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$710
$3,548
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$710
$3,548
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$710
$3,548
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$710
$3,548
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$710
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$710
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$710
Two travelers: double occupancy
$3,748
deposit
$750
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Single traveler
$4,648
deposit
$930
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Dates
May 12
May - 23, 2019
May 19
May - 30, 2019
May 26
Jun - 6, 2019
Jun 2
Jun - 13, 2019
Jun 9
Jun - 20, 2019
Jun 16
Jun - 27, 2019
Jun 23
Jul - 4, 2019
Jun 30
Jul - 11, 2019
Jul 7
Jul - 18, 2019
Jul 14
Jul - 25, 2019
Jul 21
Aug - 1, 2019
Jul 28
Aug - 8, 2019
Aug 4
Aug - 15, 2019
Aug 11
Aug - 22, 2019
Aug 18
Aug - 29, 2019
Aug 25
Sep - 5, 2019
Sep 1
Sep - 12, 2019
Sep 8
Sep - 19, 2019
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
$3,548
deposit
$710
Two travelers: double occupancy
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
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$750
$3,748
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$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
$3,748
deposit
$750
Single traveler
$4,648
deposit
$930
$4,648
deposit
$930
$4,648
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$930
$4,648
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$930
$4,648
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$930
$4,648
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$930

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Our thanks again and if you want a grade, it would be an A+

You did a great job setting up our visit to Denmark & Berlin (Fairy Tale Denmark with Hjorring + Berlin). Our flight from London to Copenhagen was almost 2 hours late but your driver was still waiting patiently for us to arrive. The rest of our trip was right on schedule. Our hotels + breakfasts were very good. The ...

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Definitely one of our best trips ever thanks mainly to Firebird Tours!

We had a wonderful time on our Luxury Private Scandinavian Tour! Definitely one of our best trips ever thanks mainly to Firebird Tours! Everything went smoothly - all drivers and guides were on time and did a great job. All hotels were good - some don't have air conditioning which was my only complaint. I ...

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Firebird was good at adapting their program to meet our desires

Our group consisted of two couples. We found Firebird Tours on the web and began working with the company about 6+ months before our departure. Our sales assistant was very patient with us as we kept changing and modifying and refining what we wanted to do. We finally decided to take the private tour option and include...

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Martin and Wilma Etchison

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October 16, 2016

Our thanks again and if you want a grade, it would be an A+

You did a great job setting up our visit to Denmark & Berlin (Fairy Tale Denmark with Hjorring + Berlin). Our flight from ...

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John Weitner

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October 16, 2016

Definitely one of our best trips ever thanks mainly to Firebird Tours!

We had a wonderful time on our Luxury Private Scandinavian Tour! Definitely one of our best trips ever thanks mainly to ...

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Marie Colbert

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October 16, 2016

Firebird was good at adapting their program to meet our desires

Our group consisted of two couples. We found Firebird Tours on the web and began working with the company about 6+ months ...

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