Norway in a Nutshell Tour – Oslo and Fjord
Discover the gateway to the Norwegian fjords all year around with our Norway in a Nutshell® fjord tour. This is clearly Norway´s most popular fjord tour!
Departure: April – October
Are you looking for places to let your inner nature nut free? Then look no further than Norway. Its enchanting mountain ranges along with green landscapes will make your inner nature lover jump with content. A trip is always more fun when it has unexpected turns in its wake, and the mysterious landscape of Norway provides you with a perfect opportunity to make full use of your curiosity and go on an epic adventure with nature.
Norway’s unique food, traditions, and ways will make your heart sore with delight, and you will feel lighter than you have in years. A perfect blend of nature and man that is what the beautiful country of Norway provides you with its flawless beauty and high global economic ranking. It hides away treasures in the foot of its mountains, aware you with a new world out in the green wildness and also rejuvenates you with natural powers.
- Hotel accommodation (comfort/ quality) for 5 nights with Continental breakfast
- Train from Oslo to Flam
- Flam Railway
- Fjord Cruise, Flam to Gudvangen
- Bus, Gudvangen to Voss
- Train from Voss-Bergen
- Train from Bergen to Oslo
- Free entrance to the Flam Railway museum in Flam
- Detailed itinerary
- 24-hour emergency service
- Taxes and service fee
- Flights to/from Norway
- Meals and drinks at restaurants (unless otherwise stated)
- Entrance to museums and other attractions
- Personal travel insurance
Welcome to Oslo!
Day one will consist of the arrival in the country of Norway. The first destination will be Oslo airport. After arriving, you can avail the option of transport and get to your hotel in central Oslo safely.
For convenience, you can buy an Oslo pass at the tourist center as it will provide you with many benefits. As an example, you can visit museums and other attractive places easily. It will also be a plus that you will get special offers on other amazing places like restaurants, shopping centers, shops, and other areas. You can spend the night at a hotel or look around the beauty of Oslo.
Norway in a Nutshell® Fjord Tour - Flam Railway
The second day will mostly consist of traveling from Oslo to Flam through train rides so that it will be better or you to choose the luggage traveling option on the journey.
An early morning departure from Oslo around 08:11 will allow you to make the best out of Norway in a Nutshell® journey to the mountainous rooftops. You will get to enjoy one of the “20 best railway rides” in the world. You will also get to enjoy the enchanting beauty of Gol and Geilo villages. In Myrda you will change the trains to reach your final destination through a 20 Km ride to Flam around 14:25. You can enjoy the rest of the day as you want to.
Norwegian Fjords - Naeroyfjord Unesco heritage site
Day three will see you traveling to places like Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord, a world renown heritage site. You will depart from Flam around 15:10 to perhaps, one of the most beautiful Sognefjord mountains where you will get to enjoy nature to its fullest.
The second half of the day will be traveled on a boat to Gudvangen and on a bus from there to Stalheimskleiva. You will encounter “steepest road in North Europe,” and 18 hairpin bends later, you will arrive at Stalheim Hotel.
The journey will further continue to Bergen from Voss where you are scheduled to arrive at 20:34.
Day at leisure and activities in Bergen
The day will consist of traveling around “The Capital of the Fjords” which despite its title is build like a village at its heart. You will get to explore another UNESCO preserved site of Bryggen in all its old glory. It will get you to experience markets, houses and even bazars of ancient times. You can also avail the tour from the mini-ride which will give you the over-look of the city in a short time, and you can enjoy the sites like Maria Church and Rosenkrantz Tower.
The night is scheduled to be spent in central Berlin.
Railway Tour to Oslo
Day 5 will see you pick up where you left at Day 1 in your exploration. From Berlin, you will travel back to Oslo to visit the magnificent sites of e Viking Ship Museum, the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and Ski Museum, etc.
This time, the traveling will take place through the beautiful mountain stretch which will help you re-establish your connection to the nature of the site
Day 6 will be completely your day, where you can deploy to some last-minute shopping or can head back to the airport to travel back home. To travel back to Oslo-Gardermoen Airport, you can travel in Flytoget express and depending on your flight can engage in last minute sight-seeing.
The tour consists of three spots where you are will be able to kick back and relax, the city of Oslo, Flam, and Berlin. All the accommodations made are top notch and are provided in certified hotels. They are handpicked to give you maximum comfort.
Some of the features of these accommodations are –
- All these accommodations have a wide variety of food choices which also include traditional food for you to try out.
- All provide excellent customer services and are hence chosen to accommodate you. They also offer 24/7 room service for you.
- They have beautiful scenery for you to look out at and also comfortable beds for you to get all your exhaustion out on.
- Every hotel deal is pre-negotiated, so you will not face any problem while you spend your night there and get all your exhaustion out.
- Every hotel is hand-picked by expert travelers so you will have no complaint about any service.