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Nordic Fjords & Stockholm's Canals

Norway & Sweden in 10 Days, 9 Nights in Destination

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Encounter the natural wonders of Norway and the magical city of Stockholm. From the breathtaking Fjord of Dreams and Geilo, to discovering the beautiful archipelago that forms Stockholm.

Trip Highlights

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    Stockholm
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    Bergen
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    Geilo
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    Oslo
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    Stavanger
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    Telemark

Included

  1. All flights

  2. Accommodation

  3. Some transfers

  4. Activities

  5. Some meals

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  1. Departures available until November 2025

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  3. Solo travelers from + £ 830

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  • Accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
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Accommodation: 9 Nights

Itinerary

Immerse yourself in ultra-modern Oslo to kick-start your adventure. Embark on the country’s famed Flåm Railway train ride as you unearth the Fjord of Dreams exploring cities such as Stavanger, Bergen and stop by the world-famous Telemark Canal. Finally, glide around Stockholm’s iconic archipelago, as you soak in the beauty of this picturesque city on a cruise.

1st Day: UK/Ireland - Oslo

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Ready to discover the spectacular landscapes and scenic fjords of Norway? Arrive at your departure airport to catch a flight to Oslo.*

Arrive in Oslo, the capital and largest city of Norway known for its great museums, stunning natural landscapes and cutting-edge coffee culture! Transfer** to your hotel for check-in and enjoy the rest of the day at your own leisure. Take this time to explore your new surroundings and appreciate the beauty the city has to offer. Overnight stay in Oslo.

*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.

**Important note: The included transfer is only from Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) airport via Flytoget train to the city center. At the hotel you will be greeted by the tour guide. You will receive the voucher for the Flytoget train before departure.

Note: The meet and greet information will be provided to travelers upon arrival at the hotel.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Comfort Hotel Grand Centr... or similar
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2407 Reviews

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2nd Day: Oslo - Valdres Valley - Geilo Region

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, embark on a guided tour of Oslo, accompanied by a local guide and our tour leader, where you will stop by the city’s most emblematic sites, including Frogner Park and its Vigeland sculpture complex, City Hall, the Royal Palace and the modern Opera House.

Later in the afternoon, drive through approximately 6h lush valleys en route to Geilo, known for its stunning ski resort during the winter, mountain trails and being the gateway to 2 national parks, before stopping to admire the exterior of the 13th century Reinli wooden church. You will then make your way to the hotel for check-in. Dinner and overnight stay in Geilo.

Note: The menu is fixed in Geilo and consists of fish. If you have dietary preferences or allergies, please notify us in advance.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Leikanger Fjordhotel or similar
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178 Reviews

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Activities

included
Guided City Tour of Oslo

Moderate

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3rd Day: Geilo Region - Borgund - Fjord Sognefjord - Bergen

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Breakfast at the hotel. Depart towards the Fjord Sognefjord–, one of Bergen’s most impressive natural wonders, to gaze at the incredible scenery that surrounds it. En route, stop by the village of Flåm, located at the foot of the impressively narrow fjord. 

Here, you will be taking a tour on Norway’s famed Flåm Railway train ride for you to familiarize yourself with the beauty of this region. You will then have free time at leisure before sailing on the Nӕrøyfjord and the Aurlandsfjord in the afternoon. Finally, arrive in Bergen after 3h journey, check-in to your hotel and overnight stay in Bergen.

Note: Due to availability and customer comfort, the order of the two excursions may vary depending on the day. Some days, the train tour will be conducted first, while on other days, the cruise will be conducted first.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Zander K or similar
tripadvisor rating

672 Reviews

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Activities

included
Sailing on the Nӕrøyfjord and the Aurlandfjord

Moderate

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included
Sightseeing on the Flam Railway

Light

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4th Day: Bergen - Stavanger

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, embark on a guided tour of Bergen, accompanied by a local guide and our tour leader, to get to know the most emblematic sites of the city in a beautiful route filled with spectacular landscapes, including the famous fish market and the Hanseatic Quarter, declared a Unesco World Heritage Site. From here, enjoy some leisurely time for you to grab some lunch. 

Next, spend the afternoon touring the southwest coast of Norway to enjoy a journey by land and sea through colossal landscapes of typical Nordic vegetation and innovative infrastructures. Later, make your way to Halhjem where you will take a ferry to Sandvikvåg, crossing several islands. 

En route to your hotel, you will visit must-see sights in Norway. First, in Føyno, enjoy the experience of touring the famous bømla underwater tunnel. Continue to Årsvågen to board another ferry to Mortavika where you will stop to see the "Sverd i fjell" monument commemorating the battle of Hafrsfjord. Arrival at the hotel after 5h journey and check-in. Overnight stay in Stavanger.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Scandic Stavanger City or similar
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1092 Reviews

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Activities

included
Guided City Tour of Bergen

Moderate

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5th Day: Stavanger - Lysefjord - Åseral

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Breakfast at the hotel. Take part in a fascinating guided tour, led by our tour leader, of the historic center of Stavanger where you will acquaint yourself with the city’s top tourist attractions including a stunning panoramic view of the harbor and the ‘Gamle Stavenger’ from the Valbergtårnet viewpoint. Optionally, you can choose to take part in a cruise along the Lysefjord* before your next transfer.

After the tour, you will transfer to Åseral, journey around 3h, known as a renowned ski destination and home to gorgeous natural scenery. Arrive at your hotel for check-in, enjoy dinner and overnight stay in Åseral.

*Optional Cruise Along the Lysefjord: Contemplate the majestic Pulpit Rock on a cruise along the Lysefjord, one of the most impressive fjords in the south of the country, located in a stunning natural setting.

Note: The menu is fixed in Åseral and consists of fish. If you have dietary preferences or allergies, please notify us in advance.

Important: The walking tour scheduled for day 5 may take place on day 4, depending on the arrival circumstances of the travelers.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Eikerapen Gjestegard or similar
tripadvisor rating

35 Reviews

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Activities

included
Guided City Tour of Stavanger

Moderate

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Optional
Cruise Along the Lysefjord

Light

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6th Day: Åseral - Telemark Region - Oslo

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Breakfast at the hotel. Travel eastbound to get to the famous 19th century Telemark Canal, one of the most iconic in all of Europe where you will take part in a tour to explore the connected lakes. Known as the Vrangfoss locks, the five lock chambers raise or lower boats over a vertical distance of 23 meters, set amid a beautiful park. As an optional, you can choose to take part in a cruise along the Telemark Canal*.

After some time for lunch, you will visit the exterior of Heddal Church, one of the most imposing wooden churches in the country. Transfer back to Oslo, journey around 5h 30 min. Arrive at your hotel for check-in and overnight stay in Oslo.

*Optional Cruise Along the Telemark Canal: admire the beautiful and natural environment surrounding the canal as you cruise from Ulefoss to Skien, a 150 km journey, while enjoying a delicious slice of cake and a cup of coffee or tea.

Important note: the visit to the Telemark region is only offered from May 18 to October 6, while the Telemark canal is open for passage. On other dates, you will go straight from Aseral to Oslo where you will have extra time to enjoy this great city independently instead of this activity. If this visit is made, the total journey will be about 7 hours 30 minutes.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Comfort Hotel Grand Centr... or similar
tripadvisor rating

2407 Reviews

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Activities

included
Guided Tour of Telemark

Moderate

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Optional
Cruise Along the Telemark Canal

Light

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7th Day: Oslo - Stockholm

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, bid farewell to beautiful Norway, and at the indicated time, transfer* to Oslo airport for a flight to Sweden.

Arrive in Stockholm, Sweden’s fairytale capital city. Spread across 14 beautiful islands, this stunning destination is connected by a network of bridges and waterways. Self-transfer** to your hotel, and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Stockholm.

*Important note: The included transfer is only from Oslo city center to Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) airport via Flytoget train.

**A private transfer, from the airport to the hotel in Stockholm, can be added at an additional cost during the booking process.

Important: If your flight departs before 08:00 a.m., you may not arrive in time for the Flytoget service. In this case, you can request a taxi at the hotel or purchase a private transfer as an additional option. Taxis are usually cheaper than private transfers.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Elite Palace Hotel Stockh... or similar
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1355 Reviews

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8th Day: Stockholm

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Breakfast at the hotel. This morning set off on a captivating journey. The Under the Bridges of Stockholm Cruise will take you on a scenic exploration of the city’s enchanting waterways and archipelago. This unique boat tour glides beneath numerous bridges, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the historical and modern architecture that graces the shores.

As you drift along, you'll pass iconic landmarks such as Gamla Stan (the Old Town), the Royal Palace, and Djurgården Island, all while gaining fascinating insights into Stockholm's rich history and vibrant culture. The rest of the day is at your leisure to continue discovering the sites of the city. Overnight stay in Stockholm.

Important note: The boarding point will be indicated for self-arrival, please note that the transfer to/from the boarding point is not included; it is necessary to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the cruise.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Elite Palace Hotel Stockh... or similar
tripadvisor rating

1355 Reviews

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Activities

included
Cruise Under the Stockholm Bridges
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9th Day: Stockholm

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today is free to explore at your leisure.

Stockholm is a hub of contemporary design, fashion, and technology. Why not visit the city's museums, including the Vasa and ABBA Museums, that offer immersive experiences into Sweden's maritime heritage and pop culture.

Beyond its urban delights, it boasts a unique archipelago where you can explore tranquil nature reserves, pristine lakes, and picturesque islands. Overnight stay in Stockholm.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Elite Palace Hotel Stockh... or similar
tripadvisor rating

1355 Reviews

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10th Day: Stockholm - UK/Ireland

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Breakfast at the hotel*. Sadly, it’s time to say goodbye to this Nordic adventure. Self-transfer** to the airport for a flight back to the UK/Ireland. End of trip.

*Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

**A private transfer, from the hotel to the airport in Stockholm, can be added at an additional cost during the booking process.

Included activities

Included

Guided City Tour of Oslo

Included activity for day 2 in Oslo

Take part in a guided tour of magical Oslo where you will become acquainted with the city’s top tourist attractions including Frogner Park, City Hall, the Royal Palace and the modern Opera House.

Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Included

Sailing on the Nӕrøyfjord and the Aurlandfjord

Included activity for day 3

Go on a cruise through two World Heritage Site fjords, admiring an incredible landscape of rugged mountains and enjoying nature in its purest form!

Duration 02:30h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Included

Sightseeing on the Flam Railway

Included activity for day 3

Enjoy the incredible Norwegian landscapes aboard the famous Flam train, relaxing with fascinating views of waterfalls, rivers, and snow-capped peaks.

Duration 01:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Light

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Included

Guided City Tour of Bergen

Included activity for day 4 in Bergen

Take part in a guided tour of the stunning city of Bergen where you will stop by and appreciate the beauty of the city’s most emblematic sites includes the fish market and the Hanseatic Quarter, a Unesco World Heritage Site.

Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

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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.
Optional
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Depending on the season, the pick up can be at 10 or 11am. In winter it is 10am and in summer it is 11am.

Cruise Along the Lysefjord

Suggested activity for day 5 in Lysefjord

Contemplate one of the most wonderful fjords in southern Norway, its waterfalls, flora, fauna and incredible natural landscapes that surround it, where you can see the fascinating rock formation of the Pulpit.

Duration 03:00h Approx.

Physical rating:

Light

more information
Optional
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The Telemark Canal is open from May 18th to October 6th. During September this activity only operates on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays..

Cruise Along the Telemark Canal

Suggested activity for day 6

Navigate the Telemark Canal from Ulefoss to Skien, a 105 km long waterway located in southern Norway. Take in the beautiful views of this cruise as you enjoy a slice of Norwegian cake and coffee or tea.

Duration 02:30h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Light

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The price includes

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  • Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • International flights: UK/Ireland - Oslo, Stockholm - UK/Ireland.
  • Flight: Oslo - Stockholm.
  • Tour on the Flam Railway.
  • 9 nights accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
    See hotels included
  • 9 breakfasts, 2 dinners.
  • Transfers in Norway from/to Oslo Gardermoen airport via Flytoget train only. Transfers in Stockholm are not included.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
    See itinerary
  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Sailing on the Fjord of Dreams and connecting ferries Halhjem-Sandvikvåg and Årsvågen-Mortavika. Cruise under the Bridges of Stockholm.
  • City Tour in Oslo, Bergen and Stavanger.
  • ATOL Protection.
  • English speaking guide in Norway.

*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Visa, drinks, city taxes, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

Please note: the included airport transfers are only from/to Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) airport via Flytoget train to/from the city center.

Please note: Airport transfers in Stockholm are not included. You can add a private transfer from/to the aiport for an additional cost during the booking process.

Norway:

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.

The Provider has a strict no-smoking policy inside any vehicle operated by the Provider. Certain stops can be arranged for travelers wishing to smoke. All accommodations will be booked with a strict no smoking policy in the rooms. Travelers who violate this no-smoking policy and other tobacco regulations/guidelines will be fined by the Provider's independent service provider.

Please Note: the included airport transfers are only from/to Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) airport via Flytoget train to/from the city center.

Important note: the visit to the Telemark region is only offered from May 18 to October 6, while the Telemark canal is open for passage. On other dates, you will go straight from Aseral to Oslo where you will have extra time to enjoy this great city independently instead of this activity.


Sweden:

Airport transfers in Stockholm are not included. You can add a private transfer from/to the aiport for an additional cost during the booking process. 

Please note that this part of the tour is independent and you will not be accompanied by a guide.

  • Norway
  • Sweden
    • 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.

    Any hotel mentioned in the offer, whether the main one or an alternative, is as likely as each other to be confirmed. You will find your final hotel confirmation on your updated trip summary approximately 7 days before departure.

    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.

    Children: 2 - 11 years old. 

    The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

    If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +44 20 8068 3176 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

    While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection.


    Room allocation: We will do our best to accommodate your family in the same room. If availability doesn't permit this, we guarantee your family will be accommodated as close together as possible. Children will always be accomodated in a room with at least 1 adult.

    Car seats: Not available in all destinations. Feel free to take your own if you need one.

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