Bergen, Sognefjord & Norway Nutshell to Oslo
Bergen, Sognefjord & Norway Nutshell to Oslo– Norway –4 days / 3 nights, Bergen - Sognefjord - Balestrand - Flåm Railway - Myrdal - Geilo - OsloExplore the fjord city of Bergen, embark on a cruise through the archipelago, along the west coast and into the Sognefjord, Norway's longest and deepest fjord, extending more than 200 km inland to the Jotunheimen Mountains. Enjoy your stay and fabulous buffet dinner at the historic Kvikne's Hotel. Combine the journey with highlights of the Norway in a Nutshell tour; ride the famous Flåm Railway to Myrdal to connect with the Bergen Railway to Oslo.
|Operation||May 1 - September 30, 2015|
|Departure||daily, between May 1 - September 30, 2015|
|Price||from $1,045 per person in double room
from $1,225 single room
|Included||3 nights hotel accommodation ****
Scandinavian breakfast buffet daily
1 x Buffet dinner at Kvikne's Hotel
Sognefjord in a Nutshell ticket, standard class
Entrance to the Flåm Railway Museum in Flåm
Flam Railway Flam to Myrdal
Bergen Railway Myrdal to Oslo, standard class
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||Our Norway in a Nutshell tours and Norwegian fjord combination tours are independent tour programs with transportation on Regional train, Local train and Tourist boat. They are available as a one-day trip or multiple day's trip and can be customized to suit your travel plans.
Overnight hotel stays in Flam, Balestrand, Bergen and Oslo are recommended.
Activities such as kayaking in Flam and a Fjord Safari with RIB-boats on the Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord, on the Unesco World Heritage list, are available.
|Tour Options||Overnight in Flåm, Fretheim Hotel
Additional nights in Bergen, Balestrand or Oslo
Cruise Oslo - Copenhagen
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Day 1 BERGEN Arrival in Bergen according to your own itinerary. Day at leisure to enjoy the sites and highlights of this colorful fjord capital.
Perhaps join a guided city tour, ride the funicular to Mt. Fløyen for spectacular views over Bergen, the fjord and archipelago, and explore Bryggen with the colorful Hanseatic wharf. Sights of interest include the Hanseatic Bryggen Harbor, Fløibanen Funicular, Troldhaugen, the Fish and Flower market, Bergen Aquarium and Gamle Bergen (Old Bergen Open Air Museum).
Overnight at the Clarion Admiral Hotel.
Day 2 BERGEN - SOGNEFJORD - BALESTRAND (B, D) Early morning breakfast buffet. Short walk to the pier and depart 08:00 Bergen by express boat through the Bergen archipelago, cruise out to the open sea and into the Sognefjord, longest and deepest fjord. Arrival to the fjord village of Balestrand at 11:50.
Short 3 min. walk from the pier to the Kvikne's Hotel. (The Kvikne's Hotel shuttle van will transport your luggage to the hotel). Check-in for dinner and overnight. This evening enjoy the fabulous buffet dinner at the Kvikne's Hotel.
Day 3 BALESTRAND - FLAM RAILWAY - OSLO (B) Fabulous breakfast buffet at the hotel. Short walk to the pier.
11:50 departure by Sognefjord express boat from Balestrand to Flåm, arrival 13:25
Time to explore the fjord village of Flam Railway, before riding on one of the steepest railways from Flåm 16:05 to Myrdal 17:03.
17:57R Continue by scenic Bergen Railway across the Hardanger Vidda via Geilo to Oslo. Arrival at the Oslo Central Train Station 22:45. Overnight at the Thon Hotel Opera, ideally located in the city center next to the Central Train Station, with easy access from your train.
Day 4 OSLO DEPARTURE (B) After breakfast at your hotel check-out and end of program.
Option: Overnight in Geilo before continuing to Oslo
Option to extend your stay in Oslo