Fjord Cities

Visit Oslo, Trondheim and Bergen
5 days
June - Sep
Itinerary
Prices

This classic, independent tour takes you to 3 of the great fjord cities of Norway. From Oslo, travel by train to the mid northern city of Trondheim, then down the coast by ferry to Bergen. Extra nights in Oslo, Trondheim and / or Bergen can be added. 

The tour can also be done in reverse Bergen - Oslo as a 6 day / 5 night  journey with 2 nights onboard.

Day 1 Oslo Arrival 
On arrival in Oslo make your own way to your hotel. Oslo is a Viking city, set amongst rolling green hills at the northernmost point of the 100 km long Oslo Fjord. Enjoy some of Oslo's fine museums including the Viking Ship Museum, the Fram Polar Expedition museum, the Kon Tiki Museum and Vigelund Sculpture Park. Also take a stroll through the old wharf area of Bryggen, now bustling with bars and cafes.  Visit the Munch Museum, the Maritime Museum and Akershus Fortress. Accommodation at Thon Hotel Opera, or similar

Day 2 Oslo - Trondheim By Train 
This morning make your own way from your hotel to the Oslo Central Railway Station, to board the Dovrebanen train bound for Trondheim. The route takes you over the Dovre mountain plateau, through historic towns and areas of great natural beauty. The second highest line after the Bergen Railway, the Dovre Railway line offers great variations in terrain and altitude, along with 8 kilometres of tunnels. The journey concludes with the steep, curvy descent down to Trondheim. On arrival in Trondheim, make your own way to your hotel and time at leisure. Discover the sights of this Medieval city, including the magnifiecnt Niadros Cathedral, and Bakklandet, an idyllic neighborhood full of history and culture. Accommodation at Clarion Collection Hotel Bakeriet, or similar.

Day 3  Trondheim Embarkation and overnight on Hurtigruten Ferry.
This morning make your own way from your hotel to the pier, to board  the ferry for your overnight cruise from Trondheim to Bergen. The vessel departs at 10.00am , and passes the islands of Munkholmen and Hitra, with a stop at Kristiansund, before crossing the open sea to Molde, known as the ‘city of roses’ because of its unusually rich, lush plant life, courtesy of its Gulf Stream location. Accommodation on board Hurtigruten in standard outside cabin with private facilities including breakfast.

Day 4 On Board & Bergen Arrival   
Today enjoy the scenery from the many viewing spots onboard, as you travel down the coast. Sail through the Bergen archipelago, arriving in Bergen at approximately 2:30pm. On arrival, make your own way from the pier to your hotel. Bergen is a lively city beautifully situated on the fjord & surrounded by 7 mountains, with a long history as a Hanseatic trading port.Walk along Bryygen, the historic old wharf area with timbered houses, formerly the homes and warehouses of wealthy merchants, explore the fish and flowers markets and enjoy a meal in one of the many cafes and restaurants of this lovely historic Hanseatic town. And make sure you take the funicular ride up to Mt  Fløien for a panoramic view of Bergen and its surroundings. Overnight and breakfast at Clarion Hotel Admiral, or similar.

Day 5 Bergen Departure
Arrangements end after breakfast                       

Departures: daily May - September

Add extra nights in Oslo, Trondheim or Bergen - please enquire. The tour can also be done in reverse as a 6 day/5 night journey, with 2 nights onboard.

The price shown is for the 5 day tour Oslo- Bergen. For other prices please enquire.

Includes: 3 night’s accommodation in standard rooms with private facilities and daily breakfast, train 2nd class from Oslo to Trondheim, 1 night on board Hurtigruten vessel from Trondheim to Bergen in outside cabin with private facilities including breakfast.

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Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 1639.00
Single AUD$ 1946.00

Includes: 3 night’s accommodation in standard rooms with private facilities and daily breakfast, train 2nd class from Oslo to Trondheim, 1 night on board Hurtigruten vessel from Trondheim to Bergen in outside cabin with private facilities including breakfast.

The price shown is for the 5 day tour Oslo- Bergen. For other prices please enquire.