Upon arrival in Oslo, Norway’s capital, individual transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Thon Opera or similar.
DAY 2 – OSLO
Enjoy breakfast in the hotel. Oslo, with its superb location, offers unique opportunities on and around its fjord, which stretches almost into the city centre. You can discover the magnificent scenery from a sightseeing boat, that sails past numerous islands, including Hovedøya and the Dyna Lighthouse, through narrow inlets and into sheltered bays. Get inspired by the beautiful surroundings and enjoy the breath taking views. A highlight of the tour includes exploring the peninsula of Bygdøy, with its many interesting museums such as the Maritime Museum which has a veteran sailing ship moored outside, and the impressive Fram Museum, housing the polar ship of the same name. Overnight at Thon Opera or similar.
DAY 3 – OSLO, FLÅM
After breakfast take the train from Oslo to Myrdal and set out from there directly to Flåm by train. The Flåm Railway runs through spectacular scenery, alongside the Rallar Road, vertiginous mountainsides, foaming waterfalls, and offers numerous stunning viewpoints. With breathtaking landscapes at every curve, it culminates at Mydral station, atop the spectacular high mountains. Lonely Planet has named it the best train journey in the world. Take some photos to take home from this most remarkable of experiences. Dinner and overnight at Fretheim Hotel or similar.
DAY 4 – FLÅM, BERGEN
Today embark on the Sognefjord mini cruise from Flåm to Gudvangen with the amazing premium electric boat. Sognefjord is Norway’s longest and deepest fjord. You will begin this amazing journey sailing through the idyllic Aurlandsfjord, which features on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The boat continues through the narrow Nærøyfjord, an area with towering snow-clad mountains, hanging valleys and cascading waterfalls, before arriving at Gudvangen, a village located on the innermost part of the Nærøyfjord. The trip takes around two hours. Afterwards take the bus from Gudvangen to Voss from where a train will bring you to Bergen. Overnight at Zander K Hotel or similar.
DAY 5 – BERGEN
Today, everything revolves around beautiful Bergen. The second largest city in Norway is charmingly placed between mountains and fjords. While exploring, admire the venerable King Haakon’s Hall, the Rosenkranz Tower, Bryggen – a row of hanseatic timbered houses with characteristic pointed gables facing the harbor, and the bustling Fish and Flower Market. The funicular railway, which takes you up to Mount Fløjen, is one of Norway’s most famous attractions and a magnificent experience in itself. Later on, enjoy your last evening in Norway. Overnight at Zander K Hotel or similar.
DAY 6: BERGEN
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport and get ready for your departure flight.
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