from EURO 850- Per Person on a Twin / Double Sharing
05 Days / 04 Nights
The Tour gives you the opportunity to experience the Majestic Fjord, Sognefjord, often referred to as the ‘Father of Fjords’. Your journey starts from the ‘Fjord Capital’ Bergen where you spend a night and enjoy the hospitality of the city. You take the Fjord cruise from Bergen through the Fjords to the Village of Balestrand and spend two nights here in the lap of Fjords and Mountains. Included in your package is the famous Flåm railway enroute Oslo. Enjoy the meal offered in this package and experience the Fjords through Balestrand.
PS : Itinerary can be modified due to availability issues at small villages
Tour Departure & Return
The Tour has been recommended from the ‘Gateway to Fjords’, Bergen.
.1 Night Accommodation in Bergen at First Hotel Marin/ Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz or Similar (As Scandinavia does not have any star standards, Quality can be 4 star/ Boutique hotels – European Standards)
.2 Nights accommodation in Fjord View room at Mountain Village of Balestrand ( Kviknes Hotell or Similar. Please note if Balestrand village has no availabilty, then we can also suggest nearby village stays, like Flåm or similar).
.1 Night accommodation in Oslo at Thon Hotell Opera or Similar.
.Fjord cruise Bergen-Balestrand
.Express boat Balestrand-Flåm
.Popular Flåm Railway from Flåm- Myrdal.
.One Dinner at Mountain Village
.All Taxes and Service charge
. A big smile and lifetime memories 😊
.Airfare to and fro Norway.
.Domestic Airfare (We can assist in booking the flights. The flights can cost between Nok 500-2000 depending upon the price booking mechanism or as per availability).
.Local Travel costs
.Meals and beverages unless those specified here
.Activities unless specified here
.Sightseeing/Local Transfers (unless specified)
.Rental car is not included in our self-drive tours since many customers prefer to bring their own car
.Cost of Ferries and Toll Roads unless specified
.Personal Travel Insurance
.Last minute surprises
Arrival Bergen ; Explore the city at your pace. Overnight Bergen.
Breakfast. Express Fjord Cruise to Balestrand. Dinner and Overnight at Balestrand.
Breakast. Balestrand at your pace. Overnight at Balestrand.
Flåm Railway to Oslo.
Breakfast. Fjord Cruise to Flåm. Flåm railway to Myrdal. Bergen Line from Myrdal to Oslo. Overnight in Oslo.
Breakfast. Departure on your own with fond memories.
Day 01 Welcome to the 'Gateway of Fjords', Bergen
Arrival in Bergen according to your own itinerary. You can either take a Taxi or the scheduled airport express Bus to the city center. (Add on: We can arrange for a private transfer to your hotel in the center of Bergen).
Bergen is the ‘Viking’ City of Norway. The city has many beautiful and historic sites. You will notice how the city has preserved the charm of a small town. The recommended attractions that you can visit are at walkable distances. Don’t forget to get a good pair of walking shoes.
Bryggen Wharf- a UNESCO World Heritage site
Fjellveien Road for the Panoramic View of the city
Flöibanen cable cars
Celebrate your arrival with a local dinner at many of the famous restaurants in Bergen
Overnight in Bergen.
Add on Add another night in Bergen with a 3 hour fjord cruise to Mostraumen. Experience fjords, mountains and stunning waterfalls by taking a fjord cruise taking you up the 27-kilometer long Osterfjorden in Hordaland province through the strong currents of the shallow and narrow Mostraumen strait.
Day 02 The Fjord cruise to the Village of Balestrand
After your Viking Breakfast it’s time to experience the Fjords. You will embark on the journey by taking the Fjord cruise to the Fjord Village of Balestrand, located in the Sognefjord region. The boat stops in several quaint villages and passes through narrow straits, islands, summer houses and tiny villages along its route and gives you a great opportunity to see "the King of fjords" up close.
Overnight at a historic hotel here and cherishing the Fjords view from your hotel room. Dinner is included in the package.
Day 03 Balestrand- The Art village
Wake up to the beautiful view of Fjords and fill your lungs with the fresh air around.
Known as the art village by the Sognefjord, Balestrand has inspired artists from all over the world. Enjoy your breakfast and take a walk around this beautiful scenery and enjoy the fjords ,the mountains and the tranquillity. The recommended sights that you can visit at Balestrand are : o Art gallery visit o The Guided Kayak tour o Hiking through the mountains having well marked trails. o The Norwegian Glacier Museum o Guided tours available : Guided bus tour to Utsikten (Viewpoint) at Mount Gaularfjell o Fjord Safari in RIB
Spend another night in Balestrand.
Day 04 Aurlandsfjord, Flåm Railway and the Nobel peace Prize city of Oslo
After breakfast your magical Fjord experience continues as you embark on the Fjord cruise from Balestrand Village to the Village of Flåm through the beautiful Aurlandsfjord. The small picturesque village of Flåm is situated innermost in the Aurlandsfjord and is home of the Flåm Railway.
Enjoy Your short stay at Flåm before your board the famous Flåm Railway. You travel through the mountains, scenic Flåm valley, cascading waterfalls, mountain peaks and tiny farms and reach the Mountain station of Myrdal. From Myrdal you board the main Bergen Line to the Capital city, Oslo. En route to Oslo you cross Finse, the highest point sitting at an elevation of 1,222 metres (4,009 ft) above sea level, making it the highest station on the entire Norwegian railway system.
Overnight in Oslo.
Day 05 The Journey has finished but the relationship with Norway has just started. Departure day with fond memories
As they say, that the first hello and the last goodbye is the most difficult part. Departure with fond memories as per your own itinerary.
Enjoy your ‘Scandinavian’ Breakfast and take the airport express train to Gardermoen airport (If you want our assistance in booking the airport transfer, please do let us know)