Modern Architecture Tour in Scandinavia
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Modern Architecture Tour in Scandinavia
Private tour
2 travelers
10 days
4 cities
4days
Copenhagen, Denmark
Traveling to Copenhagen? Make sure to spend at least three days in the cultural and geographic link between mainland Europe and Scandinavia. The capital of Denmark is called one of Europe’s most enjoyable cities and offers many beautiful landmarks for you to explore. Choose cycling as your mean of exploring the city and make your way to the National Gallery of Denmark, where a hefty collection of works of art are stored, then visit Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, the Town Hall Square, and Old Danish Stock Exchange. Make sure to see the symbol of Copenhagen - the statue of Little Mermaid. ...
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    Day 1: Arrival in Copenhagen
    Welcome to Copenhagen - the historical "harbor of merchants" and the outstanding capital of Denmark! 

    Your driver meets you at the airport and takes you to your centrally located hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free to relax after your tip.

    Day 2: Copenhagen Modern Architecture & Opera House Tour
    Today after breakfast you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and start your first modern architecture tour. 

    You take advantage of your 3-day Copenhagen pass to reach south of the city and see Big House - a large mixed-use development built in the shape of a figure "8". Then you explore unusual VM Houses & Mountain Dwellings. Next you have a private tour of Tietgen Student Hall inspired by traditional southern Chinese Hakka architecture.

    After that you return to the city center to explore the famous Copenhagen Opera House and New Royal Playhouse by Lundgaard & Tranberg on guided group tours.

    After the tour you have the rest of the day free.

    *Please, note: group tours of Copenhagen Opera House and Royal Playhouse are subject to availability. Tour at Royal Playhouse is available only in July & August.

    Day 3: Malmo Architectural Gems
    In the morning, after having a delicious breakfast, you have a short trip to the train station where you take a ride to Malmo. 

    Upon arrival, you meet your local guide and start exploring the unique city. You first have a guided visit of the legendary Turning Torso - a neo-futurist residential skyscraper.

    Later you explore the Malmö Live with its new congress, hotel and concert hall complex. The next on your list are the unusual Station Triangeln, the water tower of Hyllie and Emporia shopping mall, decorated with sound design and soundscapes.

    After the tour you return to Copenhagen by train.

    Day 4: Visit to Jewish Museum, Black Diamond & Ferry to Oslo
    After breakfast at the hotel, you check out and continue exploring Copenhagen.

    Together with your guide you visit the surrealistic Danish Jewish Museum and the Black Diamond - a modern waterfront extension to the Royal Danish Library. You then head for Superkillen - a public park with unique art design.

    After the tour, you return to your hotel, take your bags and have a transfer to the port for your overnight trip to Oslo.

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    Scandic Copenhagen
    4-star hotel
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    4 days / 3 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    Enjoy staying at a hotel that impresses with its contemporary design t...
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    • Day Trip to Malmo & Turning Torso Tour
    • Copenhagen Modern Architecture & Opera House Tour
    • Architectural Tour: Jewish Museum & Black Diamond
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Minivan
    • Departure Private Transfer Minivan
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Ferry
Connection | Copenhagen - Oslo
DFDS Standard Seaview Cabin Breakfast Included
Spend a night on board the ferry. After breakfast, you arrive in the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo.
Copenhagen port
Copenhagen, Denmark
17 hours
Oslo port
Oslo, Norway
4days
Oslo, Norway
Traveling to the gem of Scandinavia - Oslo? Make sure to take the most of your time there by taking part in a range of outdoor activities - biking, skiing, swimming, climbing or even diving. But if the active lifestyle is not something you seek, make sure to take advantage of cultural and historical experiences that the capital of Norway can offer. Start by visiting the Viking Ship Museum, where you will experience the life and spirit of Vikings by seeing the full-size Oseberg ship then make your way to Natural History Museum and National Gallery - Norway’s largest public collection of paintings and sculptures. ...
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    Day 5: Modern Architecture Tour in Oslo
    In the morning, after having a delicious breakfast on board, you arrive in Oslo. Your private driver meets you at the port and transfers you to your centrally located hotel to leave your luggage.

    At the hotel lobby you meet with your professional guide and enjoy a 4-hour walking architecture city tour of this magnificent Norwegian capital. You take advantage of your 2-day Oslo card to travel between the sights.

    You first explore the MAD building designed in accordance to the Barcode principle and surrounding area of new modern high rises. Then you visit the Tjuvholmen area famous for its contemporary architecture buildings. 

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Optionally, you can add a private guided visit to Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art to your tour.

    Day 6: Unique Oslo Structures & Opera House Tour
    After breakfast you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and continue your Oslo architectural adventure.

    At first you head for Westerdals School of Communication situated at Vulkan - an old industrial area located next to the picturesque Aker River. Proceed to Korsaga 5 area - an impressive housing project designed by Reiulf Ramstad.

    In the afternoon you have a group tour at the Oslo Opera House to see what goes on behind the scenes in its many rooms.

    The last sight for today will be the Statoil Office building. The iconic structure reflects the Equinor’s role as an innovative petroleum company.

    After the tour you return to your hotel.

    Day 7: Flamsbana Train Ride
    Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and walk to the train station (easily accessible by foot).

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    Clarion Hotel The Hub
    4-star hotel
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    4 days / 3 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    This modern hotel is located in the heart of Oslo, and it's the perfec...
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    • Unique Oslo Structures & Opera House Tour
    • Modern Architecture Tour in Oslo
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Rail
Connection | Oslo - Flam
2nd Class Seat
At the train station, you board a train for an unforgettable Oslo - Myrdal - Flam rail ride. This trip is a perfect chance to admire the mind-boggling nature and picture-postcard scenery of Norway. You can also choose to have your suitcases transferred directly to Bergen and travel to the fjord villages with a smaller bag.
Central Station
Oslo, Norway
6 hours
Central Station
Flam, Norway
2days
Flam, Norway
Visiting a charming village of Flam? Located in the heart of Western Norway, the village offers picturesque walks and an opportunity to see waterfalls with quad bikes. However, what Flam is most famous for is the railway, which starts from the mountain station at Myrdal and takes you down to Flam via the longest and deepest fjord in Europe - Sognefjord. Enjoy the ride as you pass breathtaking waterfalls, mountain peaks, cliffs and valleys. Keep your photo camera ready as the train stops at the most scenic spots....
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    Day 7: Arrival
    Upon arrival you walk to your hotel and have the rest of the day free. 

    Day 8: 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).

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    Flamsbrygga Hotel
    3-star hotel
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    2 days / 1 night
    Why we chose this hotel
    This cozy 3-star hotel located in a picturesque area not far from Flam...
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Ferry
Connection | Flam - Bergen
Regular Seat, Norled Ferry
Flam pier
Flam, Norway
6 hours
Strandkaiterminalen
Bergen, Norway
3days
Bergen, Norway
Discover another Norway’s highlight - the colorful city of Bergen. The second largest city in Norway is a gateway to majestic fjords and one of the Earth’s most unspoiled tourist destination. Spend at least few days in the city and take a walk alongside the Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf - the oldest part of town situated in the harbor. For the complete Bergen experience, make sure to visit Geirangerfjord village and go on the Floibanen funicular and Hurtigruten coastal voyage....
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    Day 8: Arrival
    Upon arrival to Bergen, you check in to your centrally located hotel for overnight.

    Day 9: Bergen Modern Architecture Tour
    Following breakfast at your hotel, you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and enjoy a 4-hour walking city tour around the most interesting sights of Bergen. 

    During the tour you take a walk at the famous Bryggen district and experience a fantastic journey with round trip to Flöibanen Bergen Flöibanen Mountain Train. Bergen’s Floibanen funicular is one of Norway's best-known attractions. You spend about 10 minutes to walk to the lower station where the cruise ships dock along Bryggen. The journey up to Floyen located 320 meters above sea level takes only 5-8 minutes. It is an experience in itself, but when you appear at the top you will be amazed by the fantastic views over Bergen.

    Then we proceed to Bergen's remarkable architectural sighs: University College, Gronneviksoren student apartments, fire station and Colonialen Kranen.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 10: Departure from Bergen
    This is the final day of your tour. Following your breakfast, you check out from the hotel and have a transfer to the airport for your flight back home. 

    You are leaving with ultimate experience and bright memories, fascinated by the beauty of Scandinavian capitals and fjords! We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

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    Scandic Ornen
    4-star hotel
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    3 days / 2 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    The 3-star hotel is located on the vibrant street of Storgata, right i...
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    • Bergen Modern Architecture Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable downtown hotels in Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam and Bergen;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip;
  • Regular class ferry tickets Copenhagen - Oslo;
  • Regular class roundtrip train tickets Copenhagen - Malmo and train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Bergen;
  • Group guided tours at Tietgen Dormitory, Royal Opera House in Copenhagen, Royal Playhouse, Turning Torso and Oslo Opera House;
  • 3-day pass in Copenhagen, 2-day card in Oslo and 1-day cards in Malmo and Bergen.
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included:international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

NOTE: hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

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