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    3 days - Independent by train, boat and ferry.

    The Sognefjord, Norway’s longest and deepest fjord, extends more than 200 km inland to the foot of Jotunheimen mountains. The area is said to be one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world. The tour combines a beautiful boat journey on the Sognefjord, with an impressive train journey on the Flåm Railway.

    The trip by express boat offers views of majestic mountains along the Aurlandsfjord where you can see small Norwegian farms on the mountainsides. On the way out to the fjord the boat stops at the beautiful village of Balestrand. Enjoy the amazing coastal landscape and small islands before arriving in Bergen.

    Independent and easily modified to suit your needs.

    Day 1
    Travel from Oslo via Flåm to Balestrand
    Day 2
    Explore Balestrand and the Fjærland Fjord
    Day 3
    Enjoy the amazing views as you depart Balestrand to Bergen
    Start Place
    Oslo, Norway
    End Place
    Bergen, Norway
    Country Visited
    Norway
    Duration
    3 Days
    Type
    Touring
    Suitability
    Easy
    Code
    SNUT01

    Details

    Transportation

    Train, ferry and boat.

    Included
    • Accommodation in shared double/twin room, single supplement available
    • Breakfast and dinner at Kvikne´s Hotel
    • Sognefjord in a Nutshell® train/express boat ticket from Oslo to Bergen or vice versa
    • 24-hour emergency service
    • Taxes and service fees
    Not Included

    International flights, lunches and dinners not detailed in the program and items of personal nature.

    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Travel from Oslo via Flåm to Balestrand

    Catch an early morning train from Oslo to Myrdal, and continue by the Flåm Railway to Flåm, and express boat to Balestrand. Check into Kvikne´s Hotel in a historic room with fjord views.

    Dinner is a Scandinavian buffet style in a large room with glorious fjord views from many tables. Be sure to have a wander after dinner to enjoy this incredible historic hotel and it's reflections on the water at night.

    Meals
    1 Dinner
    Accommodation
    Kvikne's Hotel - H

    Day 2 - Explore Balestrand and the Fjærland Fjord

    This morning, wake up to a classic Scandinavian buffet breakfast in the restaurant with fjord views.

    Explore the village of Balestrand, or just laze around the this beautiful historic hotel. Or take an optional full day glacier trip up the Fjærland Fjord by ferry and bus. Hiking up in the mountains is also possible or you can visit the museums, aquariums and churches of Balestrand.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    1 Dinner
    Accommodation
    Kvikne's Hotel - H

    Day 3 - Enjoy the amazing views as you depart Balestrand to Bergen

    Take the morning or afternoon express boat out of the Sognefjord and south towards Bergen. With 5 - 6 hours on the water, you have plenty of time to soak in the atmosphere and the fresh air. There is a cafe on board with simple options. You can sit out on the deck on the upper floor with room to move. The boat moves pretty quickly and there are several stops along the way.

    Precipitous mountains, thunderous waterfalls and small homesteads that cling to the mountain sides are the framework of this boat tour.

    Be sure to ask for assistance for your hotel booking in Bergen if desired.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Dates & Prices

    All prices listed are per person.

    Dates
    Valid From
    Valid To
    Price
    Status
    Accommodation
    1 Jun 2019
    30 Sep 2019
    1 Jun 2019
    30 Sep 2019
    EUR 664
    Available
    Standard
    1 Jun 2019
    30 Sep 2019
    1 Jun 2019
    30 Sep 2019
    EUR 107
    Available
    Extra for Single

    Important Information

    • The tour can be completed in one day, but we strongly recommend the stay in Balestrand.
    Itinerary options:
    • One way trip Oslo-Bergen or Bergen-Oslo
    • Round trip from Bergen or from Oslo via Bergen

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