Norway Fjord Sa
Norway Fjord Sa– Norway –6 days / 5 nights, Oslo - Voss - Myrdal - Flåm Railway - Mountain biking Berekvam - Flåm - Gudvangen - White Water Rafting to Voss - BergenStart from Oslo, traveling on the scenic Bergen Railway to Myrdal. Change to the Flåm Railway, the steepest line in Northern Europe; you then descend to Berekvam Station where the action begins! We jump on mountain bikes and explore the amazing Flam valley. From Flam a fast RIB boat takes you on a Fjord Safari to Gudvangen. Then drive through the Nærøydalen, up the steep Stalheim Canyon road to Voss, where a white water rafting adventure awaits you.
|Operation||May 1 - September 30, 2011|
|Price||from $1,450 per person in double room
from $1,805 single room
|Included||5 nights hotel accommodation as per program
Scandinavian breakfast buffet daily
Train Oslo to Voss
Train Voss to Myrdal
Flåm Railway Myrdal - Berekvam
Mountain biking Berekvam - Flåm, including guide
Flåm - Gudvangen by RIB boat
Gudvangen - Voss by coach, via Stalheim Canyon Rd
White Water rafting Voss, including BBQ lunch
Train Voss to Bergen
|Not Included||Airfare and airport taxes and customs fees
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Minimum age: 12 years
Physically fit for Biking
Waiver for Mountain Biking
Waiver for Fjord Safari
Waiver for Rafting
|Tour Options||Additional nights in Oslo or Bergen
Overnight in Flam, Fretheim Hotel
Return train to Oslo
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Day 1 OSLO Individual arrival in Oslo. The Norwegian capital is beautifully situated at the head of the Oslo Fjord and surrounded by forested ridges. The city's surroundings provide recreational opportunities that are frequently taken advantage of by the city's inhabitants, as well as increasingly by visitors. Oslo offers many well know sights such as the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking Ship Museum, the Munch Museum and the new Opera House. Overnight at Comfort Hotel Boersparken or similar.
Day 2 OSLO - VOSS (B) By train
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning or afternoon departure from Oslo by train. The 5½ hour journey from Oslo to Voss is part of the Bergen railway, classed as one of the finest train journeys in the world. This railway connects the two largest cities in Norway and shows the diversity of the Norwegian landscape. You arrive in Voss, famous for its annual Extreme Sports week. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Fleischer's Apartment. Guests are welcome to use the Fleischer's hotel facilities.
Day 3 FJORD SAFARI VOSS - VOSS (B) Biking / RIB boating
Breakfast at the hotel. Train from Voss departure at 08.30 hrs to the mountain station Myrdal, where you will change to the Flåm Railway. The Flåm Railway passes through wild and beautiful mountain scenery with waterfalls and steep mountain sides reaching a height of up to 900 meters and down to the Sognefjord. There is no other railway in the world running on normal tracks that is so steep over a long distance.
At Berekvam station, half way down the Flåm Railway, you will leave the train and meet your guide for today. Now you continue the remaining 11 km to Flåm by bike. The downhill bike ride follows a narrow gravel road along the river with spectacular view of the waterfalls, mountain sides and valley. If you like you can even fill your water bottle from the river and streams along the way.
In the fjord village of Flåm you will have some time at leisure before you will go on a thrilling Fjord Safari along the narrow Nærøyfjord, which was added to UNESCO's list of world heritage sites in 2005. Your guide will give you an exciting ride with the RIB boat, speeding close to sheer mountain walls and jumping waves and wake from fjord ferry's. Experience the tranquility of an area hard to reach and seldom visited and learn about the history and geography of this amazing place. If you are lucky you might even see some seals. After 1½ hour you will arrive in Gudvangen, at the head of the Nærøyfjord. A bus will be waiting for you to take you up the hairpin bends of the Stalheimskleiva Road, one of Europe's steepest roads. At approximately 2 pm you will arrive in Voss, famous for its annual Extreme Sports Week. Afternoon at leisure! Overnight at the Fleischer's Apartments with access to all hotel facilities.
Day 4 VOSS - BERGEN (B) White Water Rafting
Breakfast at the hotel. At 09.45 hrs you will be picked up by car and brought to Voss Rafting Centre from where you will experience white water rafting. The rafting centre maintains the highest standards of safety and excitement. Their aim is to take you into a world full of adventure under safe and skillful directions. On the 3,5 hour rafting tour you will get wet, you will have to paddle, you might fall in, the raft could flip over, but you are guaranteed to have the time of your life. A barbeque lunch will be served at the rafting centre after your white water Rafting adventure. Transfer back to your hotel for pick up your luggage. Train to Bergen dep. 16.40 - 17.52 hrs. Evening at leisure! Overnight at Comfort Hotel Holberg or similar.
Day 5 BERGEN (B) Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure to explore the many sights of the fjord capital Bergen - Norway's second largest city. Sights of interest include the Hanseatic Bryggen Wharf, Fløibanen Funicular, Troldhaugen, the Fish and Flower market, Bergen Aquarium and Gamle Bergen (Old Bergen Open Air Museum). Take a stroll across the bustling Fish and Flower Market, stroll along the colorful waterfront Bryggen or ride the funicular to Mt. Floyen for spectacular views over the city and fjord! Overnight at Comfort Hotel Holberg or similar.
Day 6 DEPARTURE BERGEN Tour ends after breakfast.