Norway tour: Across Norway

Oslo, Geilo, Hardangerfjord, Lofthus & Bergen
5 days
May - Sep
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This tour takes you from Oslo to Bergen, via the charming mountain towns of Geilo and Lofthus. Your tour arrangements include accommodation and transport.         

Day 1 Arrival Oslo
On arrival in Oslo, make your own way to your hotel. Time to enjoy the city sights including the many fabulous museums - the Viking Ship Museum, the Fram Polar Exploration Museum, the Kon-Tiki Musem, the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, the Munch Museum, the Maritime Museum and many more. Stroll along the old Bryygen wharf area, now a bustling hub of outdoor cafes, bars and restaurants. Visit the fantastic architectural masterpiece that is the stunning new Opera House and perhaps take a guided tour of the Royal Palace. 
Overnight in Oslo at Thon Opera Hotel or similar.

Day 2 Oslo - Geilo: Mountain Village
In the morning make your own way to Oslo Central Station for the morning train from Oslo to Geilo. On arrival in Geilo, make your own way to your hotel. Afternoon free to explore this lovely mountain village - maybe enjoy some hiking, cycling or fishing. D
inner and overnight at Dr. Holms Hotel, Geilo. 

Day 3 Geilo - Eidfjord - Lofthus: Fjord Views
After breakfast at the hotel,
make your own way to the Geilo bus station, for the local bus to Eidfjord, then onwards to Lofthus. On arrival in Lofthus, make your own way to your hotel. With Folgefonna Glacier glinting in the distance, Lofthus is an idyllic hamlet of narrow lanes and mellow, stone walls, with a stream running through the village and a scattering of old grass-roofed houses amongst the old orchards. Dinner and overnight at Ullensvang Hotel, Lofthus. 

Day 4 Lofthus - Norheimsund - Bergen: Old Churches & Buildings, Fjord Cruise, Hanseatic City
Morning at leisure to explore Lofthus. You may like to visit the church dating from 1250 - a charming, stone building with immensely thick walls and several, bright, wall frescoes. 
In the afternoon, make your own way to the ferry wharf for the cruise from Lofthus to Norheimsund, and then journey onwards by bus to Bergen. On arrival in Bergen, make your own way to your hotel. This old Hanseatic trading city is full of history and tradition, a city that has retained its small-town charm and atmosphere, and offers an exciting blend of nature and culture. Visit the Fish and Flower markets, take the funicular up Mount Floyen for amazing views, and explore the shops, cafes and centuries old wooden houses of the old wharf area. Overnight in Bergen at Augustin Hotel or similar.

Day 5 Bergen Departure
Following breakfast this morning, your tour concludes.

Departures: Daily May - September

Includes: 4 nights accommodation with daily breakfast, Dinner at Dr. Holms Hotel and at Hotel Ullensvang (Days 2, 3); train Oslo - Geilo; bus Geilo-Eidfjord-Lofthus; ferry Lofthus - Norheimsund; bus Norheimsund - Bergen

Add extra nights in Oslo, Bergen, Geilo or Lofthus.

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Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 1433.00
Single AUD$ 1852.00

Includes: 4 nights accommodation in standard rooms at nominated hotels or similar with daily breakfast, dinner at Dr. Holms Hotel and at Hotel Ullensvang (Days 2, 3); train 2nd class Oslo - Geilo; bus Geilo-Eidfjord-Lofthus; ferry Lofthus - Norheimsund; bus Norheimsund - Bergen                          

Please note the price may vary according to your dates of travel.

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