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An essential tour of Norway's most important cities and landscapes, explore Oslo, Flåm and Bergen and experience the spectacular fjord lands with an included cruise on the Nærøyfjord!

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Bergen
Flam
Norweigan Fjords
Oslo
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Some transfers
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Discover the very best of Norway on an unforgettable journey through its spectacular fjord lands! Explore the cultural treasures of cosmopolitan Oslo before riding the world-famous Flåm Railway and navigating the tranquil waters of the Nærøyfjord. Stroll through the colorful streets of Bergen and experience the astonishing natural beauty of southern Norway.

7 days trip including flights*

7 days and 6 nights in destination

1

LON - OSL

Oslo

2

Oslo

3

Flåm

4

Flåm

5

Bergen

6

Bergen

7

BGO - LON

* It may change depending of your departure city, departure date and arrival date.

The calendar does not display internal flights, trains or other transportation included in the itinerary.

1st Day: UK/Ireland - Oslo

Ready to discover the spectacular landscapes and scenic fjords of Norway? Arrive at your departure airport, ready to catch a flight to Oslo.* Touch down in Oslo, the cosmopolitan capital of the Kingdom of Norway, nestled between pristine forests and the tranquil waters of the beautiful Oslofjord. Self-transfer to your hotel in the city center and check-in. The remainder of the day is free to explore the city at your leisure. Why not explore the cultural treasures of the Bygdøy Peninsula or take a stroll along the waterfront to see the Opera House and Munch Museum? Overnight stay in Oslo.

*Important: If your outbound flight leaves at dawn (before 04:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the selected departure day.

 

2nd Day: Oslo

Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the day exploring at your own pace. Check out the capitals thriving restaurant scene or discover Oslo's numerous green spaces to get in touch with the rich natural beauty of this region. For further insight into the history and sights of Oslo, we recommend our optional city tour.*Overnight stay in Oslo.

*Optional Discover Oslo City Tour: Set off on a panoramic tour of Oslo's top attractions. Soak up the atmosphere of the city center and the views of the Oslofjord from Holmenkollen Ski Jump Base. Visit the famous Vigeland sculpture park and visit the Fram Ship Museum and Viking Ship Museum on the beautiful Bygdøy Peninsula!

Why not upgrade your trip with one of our great value excursions packages? Choose between our Ultimate Norway package of 3 excursions (available May-September) or our Essential Norway package of 2 excursions (available all year) in the next step of the booking process.

Optional
Essential Norway: Package of 2 Excursions
Optional
Ultimate Norway: Package of 3 Excursions
Optional
Discover Oslo City Tour
3rd Day: Oslo - Flåm

Breakfast at the hotel.* Leave the capital behind this morning as you make the short walk to the station to catch a train to Myrdal. Journey into the mountains until reaching Myrdal where you'll take the world-famous Flåmsbana train line to Flam, passing through 20 tunnels and incredible landscapes of fjord lands and waterfalls! Arrive in Flam and make the short walk to the hotel. Check-in and get settled in your room before enjoying the remainder of the day to explore at your leisure. Perched on the edge of the spectacular Aurlandsfjord, Flam is one of the most representative destinations in the country, combining the best of Norway into one enchanting and naturally beautiful city! Overnight stay in Flam. 

*Please note: If your train from Olso - Myrdal is departing early in the morning, the hotel will be able to provide you with a breakfast box instead.

4th Day: Flåm

Breakfast at the hotel. An exciting day awaits as you set off on an unforgettable cruise on the Nærøyfjord! Set against a backdrop of dramatic mountains and waterfalls, sail across the tranquil waters of this narrow fjord, measuring just 500-metres wide in some sections as you admire the spectacular natural landscapes of this UNESCO protected region of Norway. Continue cruising until you reach Gudvangen, a quiet, yet charming village, where you'll catch a regular shared bus service back to Flam. The remainder of the day is free to explore the charms of the city at your leisure. Why not take in the views from the Stegastein viewpoint or enjoy a peaceful stroll along the waterfront?* Overnight stay in Flam.

*Optional Stegastein Viewpoint Excursion: Catch the regular bus from Flam to visit the extraordinary Stegastein Viewpoint, perched 650 metres above the fjord. Take in the dramatic surroundings and make the most of this unique photo opportunity!

Why not upgrade your trip with one of our great value excursions packages? Choose between our Ultimate Norway package of 3 excursions (available May-September) or our Essential Norway package of 2 excursions (available all year) in the next step of the booking process.

Included
Nærøyfjord Cruise
Optional
Stegastein Viewpoint Excursion
5th Day: Flåm - Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the morning exploring at your leisure. Later in the day, catch the incredible Flåmsbana train, the steepest line in the world, to continue your journey, changing at Myrdal to take a connecting train to Bergen, a UNESCO World Heritage City and a European City of Culture! Known as the gateway to the fjords, Bergen is situated on Norway's southwest coast and is surrounded by mountains and fjords, including Sognefjord, the country’s longest and deepest! Arrive in Bergen in the afternoon and make your way to the hotel. Once settled, spend the evening exploring the city's unique atmosphere and rich variety of restaurants and bars. Overnight stay in Bergen. 

6th Day: Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day at your leisure, visiting Bergen's charming museums or visiting the old fishing district of Bryggen, home to colorful wooden houses and once a center of the Hanseatic League's trading empire! We recommend an optional fjord cruise on the 27-kilometre-long Osterfjord.* Overnight stay in Bergen.

*Optional Bergen Fjord Cruise: Enjoy a round-trip cruise from Bergen on the beautiful Osterfjord. Set sail through landscapes of dramatic mountains and crystal clear waters, headed towards Mostraumen. Navigate towards a waterfall where you'll have the chance to taste the icy mountain water and enjoy the onboard terrace to take photos of Norway's spectacular fjord lands!

Please note: This optional excursion only operates during the summer.

Why not upgrade your trip with one of our great value excursions packages? Choose between our Ultimate Norway package of 3 excursions (available May-September) or our Essential Norway package of 2 excursions (available all year) in the next step of the booking process.

Optional
Bergen Fjord Cruise
7th Day: Bergen - UK/Ireland

Breakfast at the hotel. Sadly, it's time to bring your journey through Norway to an end. At the indicated time, self-transfer to the airport for your return flight back to the UK/Ireland. Arrive in the UK/Ireland and end your trip.

Accommodation: 6 Nights

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Included activities

If you have reduced mobility you can request assistance for these activities by speaking to one of our experts
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Included activity for day 4 in Norweigan Fjords

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Light

Nærøyfjord Cruise

Set against a backdrop of dramatic mountains and waterfalls, sail across the tranquil waters of the Nærøyfjord, measuring just 500-metres wide in some sections, as you admire the spectacular natural landscapes of this UNESCO protected region of Norway.

What's included: Nærøyfjord Cruise Not included: meals, drinks and any other service not mentioned in the description

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Available Activities

Activities are subject to availability. The price for each optional activity will be shown in the next step of the booking process.
If you have reduced mobility you can request assistance for these activities by speaking to one of our experts
Optional

Suggested activity for day 2 in Oslo

Essential Norway: Package of 2 Excursions

Make your trip to Norway even more memorable with this package of 2 optional excursions: Oslo City Tour & Stegastein Viewpoint

What's included: Oslo City Tour & Stegastein Viewpoint Not included: Anything not mentioned in the included section of each optional activity

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Optional

Suggested activity for day 2 in Oslo

Ultimate Norway: Package of 3 Excursions

Make the most of your time in Norway with this pack of three unmissable experiences: Oslo City Tour, Stegastein Viewpoint & Bergen Fjord Cruise

What's included: Oslo City Tour, Stegastein Viewpoint & Bergen Fjord Cruise Not included: Anything not mentioned in the included section of each optional activity

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Optional

Suggested activity for day 2 in Oslo

Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 10:30 Approx

Discover Oslo City Tour

Set off on a panoramic tour of Oslo's top attractions. Soak up the views of the Oslofjord from Holmenkollen Ski Jump Base. Visit the famous Vigeland sculpture park and visit the Fram Ship Museum and Viking Ship Museum on the beautiful Bygdøy Peninsula!

What's included: Panoramic tour on modern bus, guided tour of Vigeland Park, Holmekollen ski jump base, entry to the Fram and Viking Ship museums. Not included: Entrance to the Holmekollen Jump Tower

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Optional

Suggested activity for day 4

Duration 01:30h Approx.

Stegastein Viewpoint Excursion

Catch the regular bus from Flam to visit the extraordinary Stegastein Viewpoint, perched 650 metres above the fjord. Take in the dramatic surroundings and make the most of this unique photo opportunity!

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The price includes

  • Included in all our trips. more information
  • Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • International flights: UK/Ireland - Oslo, Bergen - UK/Ireland.
  • Train journeys: Oslo - Myrdal, Myrdal - Bergen. Panoramic Flåmsbana Railway: Myrdal - Flåm - Myrdal.
  • 6 nights accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
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  • 6 breakfasts.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
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  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Nærøyfjord Cruise.
*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Drinks, tips, airport transfers and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

Please note: this itinerary is an independent tour, not a group tour. It includes accommodation, some activities and some transfers, but you will not be accompanied by a guide throughout the entire trip, nor will you be traveling in a group. 

  • Entry requirements
    Passport validity of at least 6 months and 2 blank passport pages.
  • Visa
    No visa is required for stays up to 90 days.
  • Currency
    Norwegian Krone
  • Language
    Norwegian language, Nynorsk, BokmŒl
  • Electricity
    220 V. European style plug.
  • Health
    There are no mandatory vaccinations for travelers from the UK.
  • Time zone
    UTC + 01:00.
  • Other useful information
    Norway is famous for its fjords of which two, Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord, are included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • Tourist Office website
    https://www.fjordnorway.com/top-attractions

Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

 

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