Norwegian Fjords Escape with Northern Lights
See the beauty of the fjords with fewer crowds on this off-season escorted tour of Norway. Your adventure begins in Oslo, home of the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony. Go sightseeing with an expert Local Guide to see the National Theater (home of Henrik Ibsen’s plays), Parliament and the Royal Palace, as well as the magnificent display of Gustav Vigeland’s sculptures in Frogner Park. From Oslo, you’ll drive northwest through Hallingdal—a large valley, rich in the traditions of iron production, cattle trade, folk art, music, and dance. You’ll pass through the world’s longest road tunnel to Aurland on your way to the beautiful village of Flåm, situated at the head of Aurlandsfjord. Your stay in Flåm includes a boat ride on the spectacular Naerøyfjord—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Continue on to Bergen, the “City of Seven Mountains,” where you’ll take a drive to see Bergenhus Fortress, the Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf, Bergen’s harbor, and the famous fish market. Take a step back in time through the cobblestone streets lined by multi-hued wooden houses that are quintessentially Norwegian. Travel back via train to Oslo through the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. Fly from Oslo to the lively and vibrant town of Tromsø, where you enjoy an orientation walk and visit to the Arctic Cathedral. This two-night stay gives you the opportunity to take part join an optional excursion to see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis).Join us to experience Norway’s exquisite natural beauty that will stay with you for years to come—a guided vacation in Norway you’ll treasure forever.
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We’ve packed everything you need for the perfect vacation—from hand-selected hotels and dining to the friendly expertise of Globus Tour Directors and Local Guides (with headsets to hear every word), to seamless transportation between destinations and VIP access to the world’s most iconic sites! Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach with free Wi-Fi.Services of the Tour Director end on day 7. Tromso portion includes services of a local expert.
Norwegian Fjords Escape
Full buffet breakfast daily; 5 three-course dinners
ARRIVE IN OSLO, NORWAY Welcome to Oslo! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (D)
OSLO OSLO Guided sightseeing includes a walk through Frogner Park and a visit to City Hall. (B)
OSLO–GOL–FLAM Scenic drive through Hallingdal. GOL Free time to browse. (B,D)88 mi / 142 km
FLAM FLAM [LF] Boat ride on the famous Nærøyfjord. Free time this afternoon. (B,D)ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Flam with an excursion on the Flam Railway. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
FLAM–BERGEN BERGEN Orientation drive includes Bryggen, the Hanseatic Wharf, the harbor, and the Fish Market. (B)104 mi / 167 km
BERGEN–OSLO BERGEN Train ride back to Oslo.OSLO Dinner in hotel. (B,D) 302mi / 486km
OSLO–TROMSOE OSLO Fly to Tromsoe.TROMSOE Orientation walk includes the Artic Cathedral. (B)
TROMSOE TROMSOE Free day. (B)ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Tromsoe with an excursion to see the Northern Lights. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
TROMSOE–OSLO TROMSOE Fly to Oslo. (B,D)
OSLO OSLO Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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|1||Thon Europa||In a central but quiet area of Oslo, this modern 8-story hotel is located right next to the Royal Palace and gardens, the National Theater, and Karl Johans Gate shopping street. The in-house restaurant Café Europa offers delicious meals inspired by international cuisine prepared with seasonal ingredients and served in the courtyard. A well-equipped fitness room is also available. All 156 elegantly refurbished guestrooms offer flat-screen TV with a selection of international channels, coffee/tea-making facilities, minibar, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, and complimentary high-speed wireless internet access.||Oslo||St Olavsgt gate 31||First-Class|
|2||Fretheim||Four-story Hotel located at scenic Aurlandfjord (a branch of the Sognefjord) with mountain backdrop.||Flam||Postboks 63||First-Class|
|3||Thon Rosenkrantz||Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz is located in the heart of Bergen, just a few minutes walk away from Bryggen Wharf and the world- famous fish market, Fløibanen Furnicular and shopping center can also be easily reached just a short distance away. All 129 guest rooms are decorated in a modern contemporary style with bright pops of colour and wooden floors and come equipped with Smart TV function, Bose music system, a working desk and minibar. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel and there is also a fitness center and lounge bar.||Bergen||Rosenkrantzgaten 7||First-Class|
|4||Scandic Oslo City||A centrally located 175-room hotel with a 24-hour reception, cozy lobby bar and gym. Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property and breakfast, lunch and dinner is served daily in the chic restaurant.||Oslo||Europaradets Plass 1||First-Class|
|5||Scandic Ishavshotel||Unique 4-story Hotel in the shape of a ship, located on the harbor front in the heart of city; near Polar Museum.||Tromsoe||Fredrik Langesgate 2 P.O.Box 196||First-Class|
|6||Scandic Airport||This sleek modern hotel offers convenient accommodation close to Oslo Airport Gardermoen with Oslo city center only a 40-minute drive away. It offers free gym access and air-conditioned rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi. There are two modern restaurants as well as a stylish lobby lounge bar where drinks, light meals and snacks can be enjoyed.||Gardermoen||15 Ravinevegen||First-Class|