Day 1: Arrival
Welcome to the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo! Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver, who transfers you to the hotel for check-in.
The rest of the day is free so you can start exploring the magnificent city center on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.
Day 2: Oslo City Tour
After breakfast, you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and go on a 4-hour panoramic walking city tour of this magnificent Norwegian capital. You start with a visit to one of the major Scandinavian treasures - the famous Frogner Park informally known as the Vigeland Park, named after its founder Gustav Vigeland. You spend some great time strolling through this beautiful park and enjoying its extravagant sculptures and unique Scandinavian nature.
Then you proceed to other famous Oslo attractions, including the Royal Palace (from the outside) and the Akershus fortress (no entrances included). After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.
Note: public transport is included.
Day 3: Departure
Early in the morning following breakfast you check out from the hotel. Your walk to the train station, located close to your hotel, for your train to Voss.
Day 3: Arrival
Upon arrival, you are transferred to your hotel and check-in. You have the rest of the day free to explore the surrounding on your own or join optional activities such a kayaking, canoeing, hiking, cycling.
Day 4: Departure
Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and meet your private driver for the transfer to Ulvik - the heart of Norway's fruit-growing region.
Day 4: Arrival & Cider Farm Tour
Upon arrival you go on a 4-hour tour to the Cider Farm*. Ulvik is probably most famous for its fruit, cider farms and orchards. During your guided drive and walk along the cider route you stop by family-run cider farms, learn about fruit farming and how it became possible to grow fruit on this latitude, as well as each family's approach to processing fruit and food. As a highlight of the day you have a tasting sample of local ciders and apple juice.
*Note: Cider Farm tour is available from Jun 1 to Sep 30
After the tour you return to the hotel and check-in. You then have the evening free to enjoy the beautiful surrounding nature and the fjords.
Day 5: Trolltunga Hike or Day Trip to Hardangervidda National Park
After breakfast you have a choice to either go on a full-day hike to the famous Trolltunga or alternatively join another tour - a day trip to Hardangervidda National Park.
If you choose the hike the Troll Tongue, called Trolltunga in Norwegian, your trip starts with a drive along the Hardanger Fjord during which you cross Europe’s largest suspension bridge. Together with an experienced guide you make your way down the 11 km long trail from Tyssedal to the Trolltunga cliff, through steep forest terrain, moon-like flatlands, marshes and snowfields. During the hike the guide shows many survival skills, and makes you a nice herb tea in the field.
Those travelers who choose the day trip to Hardangervidda National Park* are taken to the park by car, stop at the Hardangervidda Natursenter museum, visit one of Norway’s most famous waterfalls, Voringfossen, where water plunges a staggering 182 meters down in the Mabodalen valley. Further up the road you get an unforgettable experience of life on the mountain plateau while doing a short trekking through this rough deserted terrain.
After the day of touring you return to the hotel.
Extra meals included: Lunch
*Note: Trolltunga Hiking Tour is available from Jun 15 to Sep 15. Trip to Hardangervidda Park is available from Jun 1 to Aug 31.
Day 6: Departure
Following breakfast you check out from your hotel. Your driver transfers you back to Voss for your train to Flam.
Day 6: Arrival
Upon arrival you walk to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast you check out from your hotel and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure.
In the afternoon you walk to the pier (easily accessible by foot) to enjoy a 5-hour boat trip to Bergen - the second largest city in Norway.
Note: Express boat operates from May till September
Day 7: Arrival
Upon arrival you walk to your hotel located very close to the boat station. The rest of the day is free for you to do some independent sightseeing, dine in one of the local restaurants or just take a leisurely walk around the city.
Day 8: Visiting Bryggen District & Floibanen Funicular Ride
Following breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and enjoy a 3-hour walking city tour around the most interesting sights of Bergen.
During the tour you take a walk at the famous Bryggen district, visit the Fish Market and experience a fantastic Floibanen Funicular ride that is one of Norway's best-known attractions. After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.
Day 9: Departure
This is the last day of your amazing Norwegian adventure! After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!
Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.
1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.
2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.
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