Friendly, down-to-earth people, unique scenery, summer nights bright as day and trendy cities make Norway a very special country. This tour takes you through some of Norway's most amazing fjord scenery and beautiful cities.
You can experience the scenic and unique Bergen Railway, Northern Europe's highest-altitude railway line, the breathtaking Flam Railway, the Aurlandsfjord, the narrow Naeroyfjord and the steep hairpin bends of Stalheimskleiva not forgetting the chic capital of Norway, Oslo and trendy Bergen.
This mini break offers you the ideal combination of nature, culture and pulsating city life.
You’ll see the best of Norway on this 5 day two-centre mini break. The tour starts from the capital of Norway, Oslo. Explore this old Viking town by foot as most sights are a stone throw away from each other. Spoil your taste buds in Aker Brygge’s renowned restaurants or shop till you drop on Karl Johan Street.
On day 3 you’ll experience “Norway in a nutshell” by travelling across the roof of Norway, taking the famous Flam railway and sailing along the narrow and magnificent fjords onwards to Bergen. Spend the last nights in charming hanseatic town of Bergen. Visit the centre of the town, the Fish Market where you can also enjoy fresh seafood for lunch. If you’re looking for the best view of the town; climb or take the funicular up to Mount Floyen. Bryggen, the quay side listed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List is a must when in Bergen!
PRICES & DATES
Price is based on 2 people sharing a room and includes flights from London to Oslo and back from Bergen, 2 nights at Hotel Bristol in Oslo, Norway in a nutshell day excursion from Oslo to Bergen and 2 nights in Bergen at Grand Terminus in Bergen. From price is based on departure between 15 June and 15 August. The tour can be extended in Oslo or Bergen.
Departures every day May-September 2012.
Fly with scheduled SAS flight to Oslo. The capital of Norway is situated at the head of Oslo fjord and is surrounded by forests. Two nights at Hotel Bristol.
Day at leisure.
Oslo is a very compact capital and most sights are within walking distance. Vigeland Sculpture Park is a must as well as Aker Brygge for those who want to experience Norwegian and international culinary master pieces.
After breakfast jump in the train heading towards the roof of Norway. After 4,5 hour journey you’ll reach Myrdal and start descending down by famous Flam railway. After arriving to Flam it is time to change mean of transport to a ferry. Sail along “Narrow fjord” towards Gudvangen and continue to Voss. Rejoin to the rail way to Bergen where you will arrive in the evening. Two nights at Grand Terminus.
Day at leisure.
Explore the city by foot, climb (or take the funicular) to Mount Floyen, enjoy a fresh seafood lunch at the fish market in this charming seaside town
Morning at leisure before flying back home with SAS.