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Scandinavia has so much more than its scenic natural landscapes. This is the land where history was made and we welcome you on enthralling exploration of Viking Heritage!
City:
Stockholm, Birka, Oslo, Copenhagen
Duration:
8 days
Type:
Private tour
From:
$4,168
Next date:
Flexible

Overview

Day 1
Arrival in Stockholm

Welcome to to the glorious capital of Sweden. After having some rest you meet your private guide at the hotel lobby and go on a 3-hour city tour around the city's most famous landmarks.

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Day 2
Trip to Birka

Today after breakfast you take a ferry to the former Viking town - Birka. It is the oldest settlement in Sweden included in the UNESCO World Heritage list.

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Day 3
Gotland Island Tour

After breakfast you meet your private driver who takes you to the pier for a ferry trip to the island of Gotland and its picturesque UNESCO-listed medieval city of Visby.

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Day 4
Flight to Oslo & City Tour

Today you fly to Oslo. After check-in you enjoy a a 3-hour walking city tour around the most magnificent attractions of the Norwegian capital.

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Day 5
Viking Trail Tour

Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and your guide takes you on a specially prepared Viking Trail tour. After the tour you board a ferry that takes you to Copenhagen.

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Day 6
Copenhagen City Tour & Beer Tasting

In the morning you arrive in Denmark’s historical "harbor of merchants" - Copenhagen. After having some rest you meet your guide and enjoy a panoramic walking tour around the city's most interesting attractions.

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Day 7
Day Trip to Roskilde

After breakfast you enjoy a train ride to Roskilde (round trip train tickets are included). Upon arrival you meet your private guide at the station and enjoy a 4-hour city tour.

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Day 8
Departure

This is the final day of your fantastic Viking journey. Following your breakfast you check out from the hotel and your driver takes you to the airport for your flight back home.

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Price

$6,526
Deposit $1,306
Single traveler
$4,168
Deposit $834
Private tour
Based on double occupancy

What's included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Stockholm, Visby, Oslo and Copenhagen;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Lunches and 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;
  • Regular class ferry tickets Stockholm - Birka, Birka - Stockholm, Stockholm - Visby and Oslo - Copenhagen;
  • Economy class flight tickets Visby - Oslo;
  • Regular class train tickets Copenhagen - Roskilde and Roskilde - Copenhagen;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Stockholm

Welcome to to the glorious capital of Sweden - Stockholm! Your private driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

After having some rest you meet your private guide at the hotel lobby and go on a 3-hour city tour around the most famous landmarks of Stockholm.

During the tour you explore the amazing Old Town of Stockholm, visit its colorful Cathedral and City Hall, take a walk at a famous Iron Square and see the legendary statue of Saint George and the Dragon.

After the tour you enjoy a specially organized dinner in the authentic Viking restaurant with unique atmosphere and gastronomic heritage from the Viking Age.

Overnight in a hotel in downtown Stockholm.

Dinner is included.

Day 2: Trip to Birka

After breakfast you go to the quay (easily accessible by foot), where you board a ferry that takes you to an archeological site of the former Viking town of Birka (round ferry tickets are included).

Located nearby Stockholm, it is the oldest settlement in Sweden included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Here you can feel like traveling back in time to the Viking Age!

Upon arrival you enjoy a wonderful guided tour around this beautiful island with a historical landscape, that includes access to the museum and visit to the ancient fields of Birka.

Note: The tour is available from May 10 till September 20.

After the tour you return to Stockholm by ferry.

Breakfast is included.

Day 3: Gotland Island Tour

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the port for a ferry trip to Sweden's largest island, Gotland, and its UNESCO-listed medieval city of Visby (ferry tickets are included).

Upon arrival to Visby you walk to your hotel located within a walking distance of the pier. After check-in you meet your private guide and driver and enjoy a full-day sightseeing tour around the island.

You start with a visit to a small village of Västergarn where you see the wrecks of the Old Viking ships and visit the small countryside church survived from the medieval times.

After lunch you proceed to Fröjel to see a Gannarve ship stone setting around year 1000 to 500 BC and visit a reconstruction of a Viking Age house.

Later you are transferred back to Visby where you visit one of the best historical museums in Sweden, the Gotland Museum, and a special Viking room.

Breakfast and lunch are included.

Day 4: Flight to Oslo & City Tour

Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for a flight to the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo. Upon arrival you are transferred to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

After having some rest you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and enjoy a 3-hour walking city tour around the most magnificent attractions of the 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 City Hall and the Royal Palace (no entrances included).

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

Breakfast is included.

Day 5: Viking Trail Tour

Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and your guide takes you on a specially prepared Viking Trail tour.

During the tour you visit the Viking and Norsk Folk Museum where you explore its excellent collection of national costumes, traditional jewelry, wood carvings and Sami handicrafts.

Then you proceed to the Kon-tiki Museum dedicated to the world-famous explorer Thor Heyerdahl who crossed the Pacific Ocean on the balsa-wood raft Kon-Tiki in 1947. You have a wonderful chance to explore Thor’s original vessels and the artifacts from his spectacular voyages, as well as see the original Oscar-winning Kon-Tiki documentary.

After the tour you are transferred to the port where you board a ferry that takes you to the outstanding capital of Denmark - Copenhagen. You spend this night on board the ferry (ferry tickets are included).

Optional upgrade: Oslo - Copenhagen ferry cabin class upgrade to Commodore Double Cabin or Commodore Deluxe Double Cabin (no twin beds available): $71 / $98 per person (cabin class upgrade depends on the chosen travel date).

Breakfast is included.

Day 6: Copenhagen City Tour & Beer Tasting

In the morning you arrive in Denmark’s historical "harbor of merchants" - Copenhagen. Upon arrival your driver meets you at the port and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

After having some rest you meet your guide and enjoy a panoramic walking tour around the most interesting attractions 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. 

This day is crowned with a visit to the Gefion Fountain and the symbol of Copenhagen - the world-famous Little Mermaid statue, inspired by a H. C. Andersen's fairy tale.

In the evening you enjoy a traditional beer tasting at a local brewery, where you can learn famous drinking customs of the Vikings.

Breakfast and beer tasting are included.

Day 7: Day Trip to Roskilde

After breakfast you go the train station where you board a train that takes you to the historical city of Roskilde (round train tickets are included). Upon arrival you meet your private guide at the train station and enjoy a 4-hour city tour.

During the tour you visit the most treasured landmark of the city - the Roskilde Cathedral that houses 39 tombs of the Danish monarchs.

Another highlight of the day is a visit to the Viking Ship Museum that provides an incredible insight into the world of the Vikings. You have the unique chance to see the five original Viking vessels dating back to the 11th century, as well as a famous reconstruction of the second longest Viking longship "The Glendalough Sea Stallion". During summer you can also try coin minting, visit the jewelry workshop or paint your own shield.

Optional activity: boat sailing trip from the Museum Harbor. Experience what it was like to be a Viking on board one of the Viking Ship Museum’s traditional Nordic boats, which are the direct descendents of Viking ships. Everyone on board takes part in rowing, setting the sail and other "sailor’s work"! 

After the tour you return to Copenhagen by train.

Optional extension: extend your trip for 2 more days by taking a 2-day trip to Aarhus and Jelling - small towns that preserve genuine atmosphere of medieval Denmark.

Breakfast is included.

Day 8: Departure

This is the final day of your fantastic Viking journey. Following your breakfast you check out from the hotel and your driver takes you to the airport for your flight back home.

You are leaving with an ultimate experience and bright memories, fascinated by the amazing beauty of Scandinavia and the unique charm of the Viking Era. We wish you a good flight and hope to work on your future trips!

Breakfast is included.

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Stockholm, Visby, Oslo and Copenhagen;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Lunches and 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;
  • Regular class ferry tickets Stockholm - Birka, Birka - Stockholm, Stockholm - Visby and Oslo - Copenhagen;
  • Economy class flight tickets Visby - Oslo;
  • Regular class train tickets Copenhagen - Roskilde and Roskilde - Copenhagen;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is a truly vibrant city with style in its genes. It is the best place to experience the beauty, simplicity and functionality of Scandinavian design. Experience the cosmopolitan capital with 700 year old secrets.

Stockholm Old Town, Sweden

The Old Town also called Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s original city center which primarily consists of the island Stadsholmen. This part of town dates back to the 13th century.

Stockholm Cathedral, Sweden

Stockholm Cathedral is the oldest building in the city that is still in use - the first part of the Cathedral was built in 1306. It is currently the residence of the bishop of Stockholm.

Birka Viking Town, Sweden

Birka is a charming old town situated on the Swedish island Björkö, right in the middle of lake Mälaren.

Visby, Gotland Island, Sweden

Gotland is the largest island in the Baltic Sea which has an 800 kilometer coastline with beautiful beaches. Often called Sweden’s hidden gem, the island guards Visby - its only medieval town.

Oslo, Norway

Oslo feels like the perfect blend of nature and city life. When in this beautiful city you are never far away from a park. In Oslo everyone could find something to their liking.

City Hall, Oslo, Norway

Oslo City Hall is one the most popular places in the capital. It houses the city council, city administration, art studios with galleries, and is located in the center of town.

Royal Palace, Oslo, Norway

The Royal Palace is the place where the King and Queen live and where the daily work of the monarchy is conducted. The palace is open to the public during the summer season.

Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen is a blend of modern architecture and history with Viking spirit. Moreover, it is often called one of Europe's most enjoyable and livable cities.

Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark

Christiansborg Palace is located on a tiny island called Slotsholmen in the heart of Copenhagen. It is one of the most fascinating buildings of Denmark that has a great historical and political value.

Old Stock Exchange, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Old Stock Exchange is one of the oldest buildings in the city. It is situated very close to the city center and is easily recognized by its most unique spire in the Copenhagen skyline.

Royal Theater, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Royal Theater is a wonderful old building which encompasses the Opera House, the Playhouse, and the Old Stage. It presents opera, the Royal Danish Ballet, and classical music concerts.

Nyhavn, Copenhagen, Denmark

This picturesque part of Copenhagen is a bustling pedestrian street with colorful old houses on both sides of the canal, packed with old wooden ships which create an unforgettable maritime atmosphere.

The Little Mermaid, Copenhagen, Denmark

There’s a very unique place in Copenhagen - in this city lives a Little Mermaid who sits on a rock by the waterside along the Langelinie promenade.

Roskilde, Denmark

Roskilde is one of Denmark’s oldest cities located 30 km west of Copenhagen on the island of Zealand.The city has a long history dating from the pre-Christian Viking Age.

Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus is the second largest city in Denmark situated that has many outstanding sights, interesting museums, and is full of opportunities for tourists.

Stockholm City Hall, Sweden

The Stockholm City Hall is one of Sweden’s most famous buildings, and one of the Stockholm's most visited tourist attractions. Located on the eastern tip of Kungshomen island it is the home of the Nobel Prizes.

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Package type Price
Single traveler
$6,526
Deposit $1,306
Private tour
Based on double occupancy
$4,168
Deposit $834