Royal Capitals

Escorted touring of the wonderful Scandinavian capitals of Oslo, Stockholm & Copenhagen
7 days
Jun- Aug
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Enjoy this small group tour of the delightful Scandinavian capitals of Oslo, Stockholm and Copenhagen. In each city enjoy introductory guided city sightseeing, with plenty of time to also explore on your own. 

Day 1 Oslo Arrival.
On arrival in Oslo make your own way to your hotel. Time at leisure - perhaps enjoy some of Norway's unique history and culture at the Viking Ship Museum, the Fram Polar Expedition Museum, or Kon Tiki Museum. Tonight, meet your tour leader and fellow travellers for a Welcome Meeting at the hotel. 2 nights in Oslo at the Scandic St Olav Plass Hotel.

Day 2 Oslo Sightseeing
Today enjoy a 3-hour panoramic sightseeing tour of the city, which includes the Vigeland Sculpture Park with its more than 200 sculptures, a visit to Holmenkollen ski jump for a fantastic view of the city, and a walk on the roof of the stunning architectural gem that is the new Opera House! Afternoon free - maybe stroll along the old wharf area of Bryggen, now bustling with bars and outdoor cafes, and sample the fares. 2nd overnight in Oslo. 

Day 3 Oslo-Stockholm
Today we travel through the beautiful and idyllic countryside of Norway and Sweden. In the afternoon we arrive in Stockholm, where there is time for you to explore on your own. Perhaps bask in the unique atmosphere of the Old Town (Gamla Stan) and wander through its narrow and historic streets. 2 nights in Stockholm at Scandic Malmen Hotel. 

Day 4 Stockholm Sightseeing
Start today with a 3-hour panoramic city tour. This glorious and ancient city, built over 14 island, is lovingly known as "Venice of the North". Our tour will take us past major sights which include the Cathedral, Stroget Square and Fjallgatan, where you can marvel at the panoramic views of the city.  

The afternoon is free. Maybe take a trip to Kungliga Djurgården (Royal Djurgården) Island, an area of mainly parkland and forest, and home to many museums and historical buildings. These include the Skansen open-air Museum of historical Sweden, Vasamuseet (Vasa Museum) featuring the warship Vasa, which sank in Stockholm on her maiden voyage in 1628, the imposing Nordiska Museet (the Nordic Museum), a leading museum of Scandinavian culture and history, and ABBA The Museum - more than an ordinary museum, with costumes, gold records, original items, memorabilia and more! 

Day 5 Stockholm - Copenhagen Over the Oresund Bridge.
This morning we depart Stockholm, bound for Denmark and its charming capital, Copenhagen. Travel south across the lovely landscape of the Swedish countryside, via Malmo, situated on the coast and directly opposite Copenhagen over the Kattegat Strait. The 2 cities are connected by the engineering wonder that is the Oresund Bridge. After crossing the bridge we arrive in Copenhagen, where we will spend 2 nights at Comfort Hotel Vesterbro.

Day 6 Copenhagen City Sightseeing 
Today enjoy a 3 hour panoramic city tour. Amongst other sights, we see the old waterfront district of Nyyhavn, the Royal Palace at Amalienborg and the famous Little Mermaid statue. The afternoon and evening is at leisure - we recommend a visit to Torvehallerne, the covered market halls, for a casual taste of some New Nordic cuisine; a visit to the delightful Tivoli gardens for some old fashioned fun;  a taste of Danish beer at Carlsberg, or enjoy one of the many other museums of art, culture, history and design.

Day 7 Copenhagen Departure
Arrangements end this morning with your check out after breakfast.

 2019 departures:  06, 27 June;  04, 11, 18, 25 July;  01, 08, 15, 22 August.

Includes: 6 nights accommodation in superior tourist class hotels with private facilities; breakfast daily; locally guided panoramic sightseeing tours in Oslo, Stockholm and Copenhagen; services of an English-speaking tour leader; transportation.

Maximum group size: 20 persons

Nordic Travel is 100% Australian owned and operated

Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 2148.00
Single AUD$ 2824.00

Includes: 6 nights accommodation in superior tourist class hotels with daily breakfast, (all rooms with private facilities); locally guided panoramic sightseeing tours in Oslo, Stockholm and Copenhagen; services of English speaking tour leader; transportation.  


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