Explore Fjords, Coast and Cities
Explore Fjords, Coast and Cities– Norway –8 days / 7 nights, Oslo - Flåm Railway - Balestrand - Sognefjord - Bergen - StavangerExplore Norwegian cities, the fjord region and the coastal archipelago. The scenic train ride from Oslo takes you to Myrdal, where you embark on the famous Flåm Railway, descending into the Flåm Valley to the fjord village of Flåm. Enjoy the cruise on the Sognefjord to Balestrand, for a stay at the historic Kvikne's Hotel. Continue the cruise through the Sognefjord and experience the coastal region of Bergen and the archipelago surrounding Stavanger.
|Operation||May - August 2011|
|Departure||Daily, Mid May to End of August 2011|
|Price||from $1,525 per person in double room
from $2,055 single room
|Included||7 nights hotel accommodations
Scandinavian breakfast buffet daily
1 x Buffet dinner, Kvikne's Hotel
Train, Oslo - Myrdal
Seat reservation in 2nd class
Flåm Railway, Myrdal - Flåm
Sognefjord cruise, Flåm - Balestrand
Sognefjord cruise, Balestrand - Bergen
Flaggruten ferry, Bergen - Stavanger
Taxes & services
|Not Included||Airfare and airport taxes
Transfers to/from hotels
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
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Day 1 OSLO Individual arrival to Oslo. Enjoy the evening in Oslo. Overnight and breakfast at Hotel Opera.
Day 2 OSLO (B) Day at leisure. Maybe visit the Viking museums, Holmenkollen Ski Jump and the Vigeland Sculpture Park. Overnight and breakfast at Hotel Opera.
Day 3 BALESTRAND (B, D) In the morning take the senic Bergen Railway to Myrdal. Change train and continue with the famous Flåm Railway to Flåm. When you arrive in Flåm you have some time to spend on your own, maybe enjoy a nice lunch at the Fretheim Hotel. Continue on a magnificient fjordcruise on the mighty Sognefjord to Balestrand and spend the night and enjoy a lovely dinner buffet at the historic Kvikne's Hotel, dating back to 1877. In Balestrand you can relax in peace and quiet, visit exhibitions, join a fjord cruise, or be more active by hiking in the mountains or fishing in the fjord. Enjoy a fabulous dinner buffet at the Kvikne's Hotel.
Day 4 BALESTRAND - BERGEN (B) Morning or afternoon cruise from Balestrand to Gudvangen. Continue by bus to Voss and train from Voss to Bergen. Transfer on your own to the hotel. Enjoy evening in Bergen. Overnight and breakfast at Hotel Augustin.
Day 5 BERGEN (B) Day at leisure. Explore Bergen on your own. Take a stroll along Bryggen and the Hanseatic wharf, or perhaps visit Mount Fløien, the Fish & Flowers Market and Troldhaugen, where the famous composer Edward Grieg lived. Overnight and breakfast at Hotel Augustin.
Day 6 BERGEN - STAVANGER (B) Take a Hydrofoil from Bergen to Stavanger. Explore Stavanger on your own. Perhaps visit the Oil Museum or take a stroll in the city park or take a cruise to see the famous Pulpit Rock in the Lysefjord. Overnight and breakfast at Maritim Hotel.
Day 7 STAVANGER (B) Enjoy a 3-hour cruise to the Pulpit Rock. Overnight and breakfast at Maritim Hotel.
Day 8 DEPARTURE STAVANGER (B) Breakfast at the hotel. End of service.