VIKINGS! - Private daytrip in the footsteps of Ragnar Lodbrok

Private & Custom Tours in Voss

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Enjoy a spacious private car on this journey through the scenery from the TV Series Vikings on History Channel.Enjoy the most stunning scenery of Fjord Norway on this private tour in the footsteps of Ragnar Lodbrok. Your dedicated native Norwegian guide picks you up at your own hotel and leads you while traveling from the rugged coastline north of Bergen via some of the most scenic roads you can not find on your own. You will drive via the steepest road in Europe, Stalheimskleiva. Further on to Gudvangen's Viking Settlements, where you visit Njardarheim Viking site. After the visit here you go to Flaam, where you find the astonishing Flaamsbana railway, ranked as one of the world's most beautiful train trips. The private tour ensures full attention from your Norwegian guide, who will make a effort to provide the most flexible options for you and your travel companions.#NorwayFjordTravel
After your pick-up at your local Bergen hotel, your dedicated guide will do his/hers utmost to find out about your preferences for a good day on the road. You head out on the road towards the city of Voss and the wonders of the scenic route and landscape you drive through. You will stop at the beautiful Tvindefossen waterfall for those awsome pictures. And will of course be delighted to find that you can instantly share your journey with your friends via the built-in Hot-Spot (internet) in the guides vehicle.After Voss you make your way towards the Stalheim area, and all of a sudden the views of the Næroy Valley unveils as you take the steepest road in Europe down the Stalheimskleiva. Here you will be able to walk down and you simply must bring your camera. This is some of the most stunning scenery in the world and you will understand why it was chosen by UNESCO for the World Heritage List.Back in the car at the bottom of the Stalheimskleiva, you are able to visit Njardarheim Viking Camp where you can see the reality of the history that unveiled in the deepest end of the Nærøyfjord. (own expense - not included in trip)In Flaam you are able to enjoy about an hour of lunch - and you are free to choose from any of the restaurants you might like. You guide is always unbiased - and will only make recommendations if you ask. For those historically interested, you will also be able to enjoy a lunch dating back to Ragnars time - handpicked from local farms.  After your lunch you will visit the viewpoint and platform at Stegastein, where the fjords unveil in all its drama. You are brought from the fjord to almost 2300 feet (700 metres) - where the Norwegian engineers have built a unique wooden platform out from the cliffs. The architecture is a stunning and bold contribution to the landscape you are in.Back at Flaam you are able to take one of the world's most beautiful train rides with the Flaamsbana Railway. (Own expense - not included) from the fjord to the highest peaks of the summits. Flaamsbana is widely recognized for its one of a kind experiences as it climbs from sea level to 3000 feet above sea level. At Myrdal station you will change train and your guide will be at the station in Voss to pick you up. Just outside the station you will find the Knut Rockne Memorial Statue - as Voss is his Norwegian origin. Also - fill up your water bottles with that VOSS water - absolutely free of charge while you are here.From Voss - you will head back to Bergen - and your guide will let you off at your hotel just in time for a evening dinner. Please note - your guide are born and bread Norwegians. To ensure the highest standards you will never have a foreign low cost guide when traveling with us. Also your guides are 100% unbiased in their recommendations. None of the guides have cashbacks or bonuses from any of the businesses along the route.

What’s included

  • Driver/Professional photographer guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Port pickup
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • The listed price does not include a tickets for the Fjord Cruise and the Flaamsbana Railway.
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Souvenir photos.