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$365.32 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour - Bergen to Oslo via the West Norway Fjords

Your guide will pick you up at your Bergen hotel or at your hotel in the airport vicinity. You are heading out from Bergen swiftly and moving towards the town of Voss and further on the scenic drive over the mountains via the beautiful fjords of the west coast. The road itself is as beautiful as the classic train ride, and even better as you can make stops upon request along the way. Don't miss out on those great opportunities for that magic shot when you finally came such a long way. Your guide is local and have all the information you could ever want. So feel free to ask your questions. After Voss you take the serpentine road down Stalheimskleiva (1 april to 15 nov.) Stalheimskleiva is Europe's steepest road and descending own in the Nærøy Valley at incredible 18%. Here you will be able to walk down as this small piece of road present some views that is the "key" to the fjords. Quickly after you will be able to make a comfort stop in either Gudvangen or Flåm depending on your own wishes. As you pass the Lærdalstunnellen (The Leardal tunnel) you are also able to see the great combination of engineering and architecture the Norwegians have become widely known for. The Lærdal tunnel is 25 kilometers long, and inside there are 3 enormous caves that are illuminated with colorful lights. Reminding the traveler about the folklore tales about Trolls and mysterious creatures from the Norse Gods. From the Fjords, the tour continues up to the mountain passes over Hemsedal or Filefjell, depending on local weather. Your guide will always choose the road that are the most safe and who will make sure you reach your outbound flight. The mountains are something of themselves: Large areas that are for the most uninhabited by people. Small hunting cabins scattered over the landscape and snow piling up on the sides of the roads. In some places the snow stays all year, and upon request, you will be able to make yourselves a snowman - even in July. As you decent down again towards the flatlands of the east, you are driving trough beautiful areas like the Valdres region where you pass villages like Bagn, Fagernes, Røn and the wonderful Ryfoss waterfall. As you arrive in Hønefoss you are ready for coming into Oslo City and its modern museums of art, skyscrapers and the "concrete jungle" of the modern world again. At the hotel of your preference your guide will help you with luggage and to get settled in, so that you can enjoy Oslo City on your own the next day (s). This private tour is so diverse, yet time efficient - that it is a "must"  for the traveler who wants to stay of the beaten track. More pictures? Look up #NorwayFjordTravel on Instagram All Guides used is born and bread Norwegians and are experienced with mountain conditions [See reviews in tourcode 57232P3 to see reviews from the same tour departing from Oslo]

$608.86 Private & Custom Tours

Norway Bergen Fjords: 2-Day Private Tour with Custom Itinerary

Day 1This tour starts directly from your own hotel in Bergen and your guide will pick you up here and bring you down to the harbour. Here you will board the Costal Express boat that brings you via the amazing Alverstraumen where the tidal currents flows like a river. Further on you will see what the coast is all about as you navigate through the landscape. Small farms, cottages, cabins and seahouses are drenched like small stars in the nature. The coastal express is the "real thing" - not something invented for tourists alone. And you will meet locals that are most proud to tell you about their local communities. Just ask. In the small town of Lavik your guide are awaiting you on the quay, and the next part of the journey follows the Sognefjord as it cuts it's deep way through the spectacular mountains on each side. Here is where the Guides local knowledge comes to a superb use, as he now will bring you deep inside the mountains towards areas that are little known to the common tourist. Ascending higher and higher towards the Gaularfjellet magic viewpoint. where modern Norwegian architecture meets the rough nature that shaped it. Gaularfjellet Viewpoint is a part of Norways 18 Tourist Roads and in 2017 the new 300 square metre view platform was opened to the audience. Here you enjoy a lunch break under open skies. Day 2You will again have a early morning departure to make the most out of your day. And first part of this day is crossing the fjord by ferry.  You make your way via Sogndal and Kaupanger - and are again crossing a part of the Fjord in Lærdal. Here you drive through yet another magnificent piece of Norwegian engineering. One of the longest road tunnels in the world. The Lærdal tunnel is 25 kilometers long and have tree enormous caves inside that are illuminated like you would expect Valhalla to be. Inspired by folklore tales of Trolls and Giants. As you come out in broad daylight again you arrive in Aurland, home to the "King of the Fjords" - The UNESCO World Heritage Site: Nærøyfjorden. And here you are able to make some choises of your own. 1. Take a fjordcruise on the Næøyfjord surrounded by its mountains raging up to 1800 metres above the fjord. 2. Take the Flåmsbana Railway from Flåm to Myrdal, and continue towards Oslo 3. Take the Flåmsbana Railway from Flåm to Myrdal, and continue to Voss where your guide are picking you up 4 Take both the Fjordcruise and Railway - and decide to either return to Bergen or go on to Oslo Please notice that train and cruise tickets are NOT included in the cost of this trip. This is to be able to tailor make it for the your specific need, and to purchase only the actual tickets you will use. Expressboat and Ferry tickets are incl. UNLESS OTHERWISE MENTIONED WHEN BOOKED - THIS TOUR WILL RETURN TO BERGEN WHERE IT ENDS.