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.
Highlights of Norwegian Fjords Escape with Northern Lights
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 in spacious comfort by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach. Free Wi-Fi is included on board your coach and in most hotel lobbies and common areas.Services of the Tour Director end on day 7. Tromsø portion includes services of a local expert.
Norwegian Fjords Escape
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Bryggen|West-Norwegian Fjords - Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord
6 guests in a party: $1,909*18 guests in a party: $417*
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 A Walk in the Park OSLO Guided sightseeing includes a walk through Frogner Park and a visit to City Hall. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT ART & ARCHITECTURE Frogner Park contains over 200 sculptures in granite, bronze, and wrought iron, along with fountains and bridges comprising the life’s work of legendary sculptor Gustav Vigeland. Visit the stately Oslo City Hall, with its red-brick architecture, soaring towers, and 49 bells. Here, the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony takes place each year.
OSLO–GOL–FLAM Norwegian Beauty Scenic drive through Hallingdal. GOL Free time to browse. (B,D) 193 mi / 311 kmFREE TIME TIPSEXPLORE MORE with a scenic drive through the stunning landscapes of Hallingdal en route to Gol. Here, spend time to browse the town centre of this little Halingdal Valley town located in Eastern Norway, midway between Oslo and Bergen.
FLAM Deep Blue Drama FLAM [LF] Boat ride on the famed and dramatically beautiful Nærøyfjord. Free time this afternoon. (B,D)LOCAL FAVORITE NATURAL WONDERS The Sognefjord, Norway’s longest and deepest fjord, is surrounded by exceptional natural beauty. Cruise onto the wild and wonderful waters of the Naeroyfjord, carved deep amid spectacular views of sheer, snow-topped mountains, waterfalls, and idyllic farms clinging to the mountainsides above one of the most dramatic fjords in Europe.
FLAM–BERGEN Coastal Charisma BERGEN Orientation drive includes Bryggen, the Hanseatic Wharf, the harbor, and the Fish Market. (B) 104 mi / 167 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTPICTURE PERFECT Beautiful Bergen paints the shoreline with different hues of its wooden houses along the old wharf on Norway’s southwestern coast. Often called the “Fjord Capital of Norway,” Bergen will charm you with its quaint charisma and the breathtaking natural wonder between the seven mountains.
BERGEN–OSLO Panoramas on the Rails BERGEN Train ride back to Oslo. OSLO Dinner at the hotel. (B,D) 302mi / 486kmTOUR HIGHLIGHT EPIC JOURNEY All aboard for some of Scandinavia’s most beautiful landscapes. It crosses the Hardangervidda National Park, onto the Hardangervidda plateau, Europe’s largest high-mountain plateau.
OSLO–TROMSØ Shining Lights OSLO Fly to Tromsoe.TROMSØ Orientation walk includes the Arctic Cathedral. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT ICY ARCHITECTURE The Arctic Cathedral stands proud at the end of Tromsø bridge, clearly visible from the centre of the town. Strip lights have been positioned between the 11 lamella panels that make up the church walls. When darkness falls, the church’s unusual shape is visible from all parts of Tromsø to represent the light in the long, dark winter days.
TROMSØ Gateway to the North TROMSØ Free day. (B)FREE TIME TIPS EXPLORE MORE in Tromsø with a cruise on a hybrid-electric boat to spy the unspoiled natural beauty of fish below and birds above this stunning "Gateway to the North.”
TROMSØ–OSLO Oslo Bound TROMSØ Fly to Oslo. (B,D)TOUR HIGHLIGHT Time to pack your bags and say goodbye to the magical icy town of Tromsø with a flight to Oslo to relax and reminisce over your stunning Norwegian adventure.
OSLO Safe travels until we meet again! OSLO Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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|1||Scandic St. Olavs Plass||Scandic St. Olavs Plass enjoys a peaceful location, just around the corner from Karl Johans Gate, Oslo's main shopping street and is perfectly placed to explore Oslo's city center with the Royal Palace, The National Theatre and its traditional Theatercaféen just a short walk away. The hotel offers 241 modern guest rooms with a desk, chair and flat screen TV. All rooms have wooden floors and Free Wi-Fi internet access.||Oslo||St.Olavs Plass 1||First-Class|
|2||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|
|3||Fretheim||Four-story Hotel located at scenic Aurlandfjord (a branch of the Sognefjord) with mountain backdrop.||Flam||Postboks 63||First-Class|
|4||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|
|5||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|
|6||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|
|7||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|