Scandinavian Capitals & Fjords Private Tour

Scandinavian Capitals & Fjords Private Tour

See the most famous Norwegian hallmarks, including iconic red wooden houses on your Scandinavia tour
Nyhavn harbor is the most famous attraction in the capital of Denmark - Copenhagen
Travel to Norway to enjoy the beauty of spectacular Scandinavian fjords and nature
The fabulous capital of Norway, Oslo, is home to numerous Scandinavian landmarks
Old Town of Stockholm is the best place to start your Sweden vacation

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Trip Overview

Discover nature's Northern masterpieces: gorgeous Scandinavian fjords, visit incredible towns and submerge in the culture with centuries-old traditions. A program is planned specifically for you and can be adjusted according to specific travel schedule and itinerary.

  • Note for Heritage tours: If you're traveling to Scandinavia with our Heritage program, talk to your destination specialist about available Heritage activities.

Tour type:
Private tour
Tour rating:
4.98 / 5, Based on
  • HOTELS
  • 4-star central hotels
    Standard rooms
    8 nights
  • TRANSPORT
  • Airport-hotel transfers
    1 ferry trip & 1 boat trip
    1 train trip & 1 flight
  • SIGHTSEEING
  • 4 guided city tours
    Floibanen Funicular ride
  • MEALS
  • 9 buffet
    breakfasts

Day-by-Day

Day 1

Arrival in Copenhagen

Welcome to Copenhagen - the historical "harbor of merchants" and the outstanding capital of Denmark! 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

Copenhagen City Tour

After breakfast at the hotel you meet your private guide at the lobby and go on a breathtaking panoramiс walking city tour of Copenhagen. Transfer is not included. Public transport or private transfer if needed should be paid on spot. During the tour you walk through the beautiful canal district, enjoy the views of the City Hall and Christiansborg Palace that is home to the Danish Parliament, stroll across Kongens Nytorv and see the buildings of the Old Stock Exchange and the Royal Theater (no entrances included). The highlight of the tour is a visit to the colorful harbor of Nyhavn where you see the gorgeous Amalienborg Palace - the winter residence of the Royal Family (from the outside). Then you proceed to the Rosenborg Castle where you witness the famous Changing of the Royal Guard ceremony at the front gates of the Palace. This day is crowned by the visit of the Gefion Fountain and the symbol of Copenhagen - the famous statue of the Little Mermaid, inspired by H. C. Andersen's fairy tale. In the evening you return to your hotel.

Day 3

Transfer 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 City Tour

In the morning, after having a delicious breakfast on board, you arrive in Oslo. Your private driver meets you at the port and transfers you to your centrally located hotel to leave your luggage. After check-in you meet with your professional guide and enjoy a 3-hour panoramic walking city tour of this magnificent Norwegian capital. Transfer is not included. Public transport or private transfer if needed should be paid on spot. 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 famous Oslo attractions, including the Royal Palace (from the outside) and the Akershus fortress (no entrances included). After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Day 5

Fjords Train (from Oslo to 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 - Flam rail ride. You have an unbelievable journey on the Flamsbana Railway admiring the mind-boggling nature and picture-postcard sceneries of this beautiful country. Upon arrival you walk to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Day 6

Boat Trip 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 Flam to Bergen. This is a wonderful experience definitely worth trying! Bergen is the second largest city in Norway which boasts magnificent nature and you will be able to contemplate the panorama of the area from the very beginning of the trip. Upon arrival you walk to your hotel located very close to the boat station 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

Bergen City Tour

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 City Tour

After breakfast you meet your guide and enjoy a 3-hour walking city tour around the most interesting attractions of Sweden's capital. Transfer is not included. Public transport or private transfer if needed should be paid on spot. 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 and see the famous Royal Palace, the Stockholm Cathedral and the 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

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!


Hotels

8 nights in centrally-located 4-star hotels

Always included:

  • Central location close to major sights
  • Buffet breakfasts
  • Free WiFi
  • Spacious beds

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, Bergen, and Stockholm;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • 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;
  • Regular class train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Bergen;
  • Economy class flight tickets Bergen - Stockholm;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.
Not included: international flights, visas, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

What's Included

  • 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

Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
$3,491
Deposit $699
Regular package
$3,891
Deposit $779
View all dates
Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
$3,491
Deposit $699
Regular package
$3,891
Deposit $779

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Norwegian Heritage Tour (summer 2016)

Our trip was perfect. Everyone was very happy with the arrangements and sad to leave Norway. For most part the weather cooperated so we were able to do almost everything that we were scheduled to see and then more. We had a very thorough tour of Lillehammer with our relative who has more knowledge of the country then ...

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October 16, 2016

We had an absolutely amazing time on our vacation to Norway and Sweden. Firebird was so helpful

We had an absolutely amazing time on our vacation to Norway and Sweden in May, 2017. Firebird was so helpful- rescheduled our arrival dinner in Bergen after our flight was delayed. Our tour guide in Stockholm/Uppsala/Sigtuna was delightful and we all enjoyed the extra information she went over and above to provide. ...

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Karina Hughes

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October 16, 2016

Dream vacation to Scandinavia

Overall we were very pleased with the trip. The drivers / transit aid were all very courteous, on time, and welcoming to us. Given our luggage and being new to each city airport, ferry or bus station it was very helpful to have someone (in most instances) meet and guide us to our destination. The city tours were very ...

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Carol Palm

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Our trip was perfect. Everyone was very happy with the arrangements and sad to leave Norway. For most part the weather ...

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Lynn Greene

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We had an absolutely amazing time on our vacation to Norway and Sweden. Firebird was so helpful

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Karina Hughes

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Dream vacation to Scandinavia

Overall we were very pleased with the trip. The drivers / transit aid were all very courteous, on time, and welcoming to us.

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