Oslo in Winter
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Winter Wonders of Norway - 7 days map

SEMI-INDEPENDENT WINTER TOUR: Embark on a captivating journey through Norway's Winter Wonders. Traverse the breathtaking landscapes of Bergen, Flåm, and Oslo, immersing yourself in the region's rich Viking heritage and natural beauty. From exploring historic landmarks to a thrilling RIB boat safari on the fjords, indulge in unforgettable experiences and enjoy free time to explore at your own pace.

Inclusions
Itinerary
Prices & Dates
Hotels

Trip Highlights

Bergen - Step into this beautiful Norwegian city including UNESCO listed Bryggen old wharf and wooden buildings
Gudvangen - Explore the village of Gudvangen, nestled along the picturesque Sognefjord, offering a glimpse into Viking history
Viking Dinner - Indulge in a feast fit for a Viking with a five-course dinner accompanied by unique Ægir beers
Flam - Ride the famous Flamsbana, one of the steepest trainlines in the world and take in the spectacular views en route to Myrdal
RIB boat safari - Embark on a thrilling RIB boat adventure to discover the majestic beauty of Norway's fjords
Oslo - Immerse yourself in the capital of Norway surrounded by beautiful forests and Oslofjord

Included

6 nights 3-4 star hotels
Panoramic train ride on the Flamsbana train - Flam to Myrdal
Shuttle transfer by bus from Voss to Gudvangen & Gudvangen to Flåm
Please note: This tour is semi-independent in style (you will not be escorted) Any included touring is on a shared basis with others.
Daily breakfasts & 1 Viking Dinner (5-course)
Bergen Railway train from Bergen to Voss & Myrdal to Oslo
Winter Fjord Safari on RIB boat with local guide

Not Included

Airport transfers (Can be booked for a supplement)
Gratuity for your tour guide. Tipping your tour guide is an entirely personal gesture
International flights and visas
Optional activities

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome

Welcome to Bergen, a vibrant city Norwegian city! Bergen boasts a rich history dating back over 900 years when it first emerged as a humble trading post. With time, it grew into a flourishing maritime city and an essential hub on Norway's western coast.

Upon your arrival at the airport, make your own way to the hotel. After check-in, the remainder of the day is yours to explore the city at your own pace.

Transfer by shuttle bus from Oslo/Gardermoen airport to Oslo city center can be pre-booked in advance, please inquire if you would like to pre book this.
Overnight: Bergen

Day 2

Brilliant Bergen

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before embarking on a self-guided tour of Bergen's charming sights. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Hanseatic Bryggen, featuring the Mary Church, the Hakon Fortress, and the renowned fish market. Don't miss the opportunity to ride the Fløibanen Funicular to the top of Mountain Fløyen for a panoramic view of the city. Additionally, consider visiting attractions like the Rosenkrantz Tower, St. Mary Church, Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Horda Museum, and Fantoft Stave Church.
Overnight: Bergen  |  Breakfast

Day 3

Wonderful Flam

Bergen - Flam. Start your day with a stroll to the Bergen railway station, where you'll board a train bound for Voss, a renowned sports hub in Norway. Upon reaching Voss, transfer to a shuttle bus that will transport you through breathtaking snowy mountains and picturesque landscapes to Gudvangen.

Upon arrival in Gudvangen, take some time for lunch and opt to explore the Viking Village, an open-air museum where you can travel back in time to the Viking age.

Afterward, continue by shuttle bus to Flåm, where you will stay for the next two nights.
Overnight: Flam  |  Breakfast

Day 4

RIB Boat Safari and Viking Dinner

This morning, you have the option to either enjoy some leisure time or join a guided snowshoe hike, which includes a stop at the breathtaking Stegastein Viewpoint.

Later in the day, embark on an unforgettable RIB boat safari to explore the natural wonders of Aurlandsfjorden and parts of the UNESCO listed Nærøyfjorden. Experience the fjords up close, passing by small villages and waterfalls as your professional guide shares tales and historical insights. Safety gear will be provided.

In the evening, indulge in Ægir’s Viking Dinner at Ægir Brewpub. Enjoy a 5-course beer and food plank featuring delicacies such as salmon tartar, slow-cooked deer, creamy tomato and coconut soup, braised shoulder of local lamb, and dark chocolate cake. Each dish is expertly paired with one of Ægir's unique beers to enhance the dining experience.
Overnight: Flam  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5

Onward to Oslo

Flam - Oslo. Start your day with breakfast before embarking on your morning journey. Depart from the hotel and head to Myrdal by train. Myrdal station serves as a junction for various railway lines.

Once in Myrdal, board the renowned Flåmsbana, famously known as one of the steepest train lines globally. This remarkable train journey traverses through breathtaking landscapes, including the Rallar road, steep mountains, magnificent waterfalls, and an impressive array of tunnels. Throughout this part of the journey, an audio guide is available.

Upon reaching Myrdal, transfer to the Bergen Railway, which will take you to the final destination of your journey: the Norwegian capital, Oslo. Upon arrival in Oslo, make your way to the hotel to check in and unwind.
Overnight: Oslo  |  Breakfast

Day 6

Oslo on your own

Today is yours to explore Oslo! You have the option to discover the city at your own pace or join our optional Panorama tour, a 3-hour guided excursion by coach led by a local guide.

During the tour, you'll visit iconic landmarks such as the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and take a guided stroll through the renowned Vigeland Sculpture Park. Alternatively, if you prefer to explore independently, there are plenty of attractions to discover in Oslo. Some highlights include Akershus Castle, Oslo City Hall, the Fram Museum, the Kon-Tiki Museum, the Munch Museum, the National History Museum, and the Nobel Peace Center, among others.
Overnight: Oslo  |  Breakfast

Day 7

Goodbye

Start your day with breakfast at the hotel. After hotel check out, make your own way to the airport for your departure. Contact us if you would like to pre-book a departure shuttle bus transfer. Safe travels!
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. 'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to those who don’t have anyone to share a room with or anyone wanting the privacy of a single room.

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2024
Twin Share
Single Room
06 Dec - 12 Dec 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
13 Dec - 19 Dec 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
20 Dec - 26 Dec 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
27 Dec - 02 Jan 22% off G
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
2025
Twin Share
Single Room
03 Jan - 09 Jan 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
10 Jan - 16 Jan 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
17 Jan - 23 Jan 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
24 Jan - 30 Jan 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
31 Jan - 06 Feb 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
07 Feb - 13 Feb 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
14 Feb - 20 Feb 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
21 Feb - 27 Feb 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
28 Feb - 06 Mar 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
07 Mar - 13 Mar 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
14 Mar - 20 Mar 22% off G
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
21 Mar - 27 Mar 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336
28 Mar - 03 Apr 22% off
USD $2,095
USD $1,634
USD $2,995
USD $2,336

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Single Room

Hotels

The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Zander K Hotel, Bergen

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

With a stunning Scandinavian design, the Zander K hotel offers spacious and comfortable accommodation in a great location, just a short walk from the Bergen Art Musuem and the colourful Bryggen area of the city. Built in 2017 all rooms are ensuite with free wifi. Enjoy a bite to eat in the restaurant or sip on a cocktail in the stylish bar. In need of excersise? Not only can you use the fully equipped gym, the Zander K also has a collection of 20 free bikes for guests to use exploring the town.

Fretheim Hotel, Flam

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Situated in the picturesque village of Flam, the Fretheim Hotel offers panoramic views of Aurlandsfjord and the surrounding mountains. Its location at the tip of Aurlandsfjord means that guests are within walking distance of the many fjord cruises and the Flam Railway, the starting point of one of the most scenic train journeys in the world. The hotels uniquely decorated rooms feature an en-suite, free WiFi, a cable TV, and private balconies offering fantastic views over the hotel’s gardens and surrounding mountains. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s bar, terrace, elegant lounges, and restaurant which offers a variety of Norwegian cuisine.

Thon Hotel Opera, Oslo

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Located right in the heart of the bustling city of Oslo, the Thon Hotel Opera is a colossal, high-rise building, with chic interior design and stunning views of the Fjords. Rooms are spacious and attractively decorated with splashes of colour and plush furnishings. For the more active traveller, there is a fitness centre located on the fourth floor. When it comes to dining, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast and lunch and an a la carte dinner every day in the hotel's glorious dining hall. The hotel is well located just 100 yards from Oslo Central Station and 350 yards from the Opera House.

At a Glance

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Bergen
Ends
Oslo
Departs
Fridays
Hotel Rating
3-4 star
Tour Guide
No - This is a semi-independent package
Meals
Breakfast: 6, Dinner: 1
Countries
Minimum Age
5 yrs, accompanied by an adult
Arr. Transfer
No (Can book shuttle bus for supplement)
Dep. Transfer
No (Can book shuttle bus for supplement)
Bergen
Bergen
Bergen
Oslo
Oslo
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