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$341.18 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Tour to Sognefjord, Gudvangen, and Flåm from Bergen

Following a morning pickup at your hotel in Bergen or the cruise port, take a seat in your private vehicle at 8:30 am and head towards Dale and Voss to begin your 11-hour tour. Along the way, stop at the Tvindefossen waterfall and capture the scenery on camera. Visit the Stalheim Hotel with your guide and enjoy fine views over the UNESCO–listed Nærøydalen Valley from the terrace. Then, follow the winding road through the valley to the ancient village of Gudvangen — nestled at the end of the Nærøyfjord. Here, take a sightseeing cruise by passenger ferry (motor yacht, or RIB are available on request and additional price) over the Nærøyfjord and Aurlandsfjord to Flåm. On arrival, enjoy lunch in a local restaurant (own expense), then enjoy free time to browse the souvenir shops, the museum of Flåmsbana railway or the local microbrewery at your leisure. Straight after, get ready to board the famous Flåmsbana railway to Myrdal to admire fine views over the canyons, valleys, and waterfalls for which the region is famous. Stop for photos at the Kjøsfossen waterfall, then in Myrdal switch trains for your onward journey to Voss. On arrival in Voss, discover top attractions such as the town’s medieval church and gain insight into centuries of Norwegian history. Lastly, take the 1.5-hour return journey by car to your hotel in Bergen to conclude your tour.

$207.32 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour to Sognefjord, Gudvangen, and Flaam from Bergen

After being picked  up at your local Bergen hotel, your local 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 have a stop at the beautiful Tvindefossen waterfall that is at its very best after a autumn rainshower. Here you are in for one of the most accessible waterfalls along the way and for those awesome pictures. You will of course be delighted to find that you can instantly share them with your friends via the built-in Hot-Spot (internet) in the guides vehicle.After Tvinde 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. Cascading waterfalls on both sides of the road who you might recognize from the silver screen as they have been implemented in several movies due to their beauty.Back in the car at the bottom of the Stalheimskleiva, you can choose to take a cruise out the extraordinary Naeroyfjord (own expense - not included in trip) and have your guide await you at the quay in the beautiful village of Flaam. Most guests choose this option as the Naeroyfjord is not possible to travel by car. For those who dont want to take the cruise, we visit the beautiful village of Bakka and thereafter Undredal.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.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.

$347.06 Day Trips & Excursions

Hardangerfjord Day Trip from Bergen

Starting at Bergen Station, the 12-hour trip first takes you by train to Voss and continues by coach through scenic western mountain terrain to the delightful village of Ulvik. If you happen to be here during the springtime, you will see beautiful fruit trees in full blossom.From Ulvik, your tour continues by boat to Eidfjord where you will take a sightseeing trip to Vøringsfossen waterfall (Norway’s biggest waterfall) and stop by the Hardangervidda Natursenter (Nature Center) located at the foot of the falls (entry fee is your own expense).A cruise on the stunning Hardangerfjord introduces you to natural and cultural gems of the region. If the Sognefjord is the king of the fjords of Western Norway, the Hardangerfjord is surely the queen.The adventure continues by boat to Norheimsund, where a bus will be waiting to take you back to Bergen. You will pass the cascading Steinsdalsfossen waterfall on the way.

$376.95 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 InstagramAll 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]

$7392 Multi-day & Extended Tours

9-Day Vikings Photo Expedition in Norway

This Norway expedition includes the famous Nutshell, Oslo train trip to Bergen, a short cruise along the fjord-studded coastline, and sled dogs in the Arctic. See the magical lights of the Aurora Borealis and immerse yourself in the scenic Snow Hotel. Travel by train, boat, cruise, sledding, snowmobiling and flight on this adventurous journey. Day 1: Oslo (L)After the overnight flight to Oslo, your morning will be free to explore. In the afternoon, have a welcome lunch and attend orientation. Overnight in Oslo  Day 2: Oslo - Bergen (B)Depart on an early train to Bergen with sweeping views over the mountains of Norway towards Myrdal. In Flam, continue by boat through Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord. In Gudvangen, bus through the magnificent Nærøy Valley and Voss, where the train will depart. Overnight in Bergen Day 3: Cruise (B, D)Free day for personal interests. Take in the scenery and perfect your camera technique, or simply relax. Overnight on shipDay 4: Cruise (B,D) Overnight, your ship makes short stops in Floro, Måløy and Torvik. At noon you'll dock in Ålesund. After this short break, your cruise continues to Trondheim with a short stop in Molde. Overnight on shipDay 5: Trondheim (B)Arrive in Trondheim in the early morning.  After a morning of exploring, fly to Tromso in the afternoon. After dinner explore the brightest view of the Aurora Borealis in the world. (The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon and cannot be guaranteed.) Overnight in Tromsø  Day 6: Tromsø (B)Today is for outdoor adventuring. An Alaskan husky team will take you on a sleigh ride, or you can take a snowmobile ride if you prefer. Overnight in Tromsø Day 7: Cruise / Northern Cape (B)Today, depart by ship to the world famous North Cape (Nordkapp). Overnight on ship Day 8: Kirkenes (B,D) Arrive in Kirkenes in the morning. Explore the ice hotel and make a short sledding trip, followed by a farewell fireside dinner in Gabba restaurant.  Prepare for an amazing night in a special suite made of snow and ice. You will be provided additional information about your overnight stay at the Snow Hotel after booking. Overnight at Snow Hotel in Kirkenes  Day 9: Kirkenes - Oslo (B)After nine exciting days of adventure in Norway, it is time to return home. Note: If you do not have enough time between connecting flights to your next destination, we will add one more night in Oslo to the package. Contact us for details.

$241.82 Tours & Sightseeing

Bicycle tour along the scenic Flåmsbana railway from Bergen

You will be picked up at your local Bergen hotel at 0700 in the morning and 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. At Voss you will stop at the Voss Church from 1277, where you have some time to study this small village.Your Guide will help you unload bicycles and board the train to Myrdal station, where your adventure begins high up in the mountains. In Myrdal you will start the Rallarvegen - that was built along the railroad to transport all the equipment that the rail workers needed. And of course - your Guide will follow you along to give first hand information and be of assistance along the route.In Flåm you arrive roughly two hours later, and here you are able to watch the breathtaking scenarios of the Fjords in the UNESCO World Heritage area of the Nærøyfjord. Mountains climbing steeply out of the sea up to about 1800 metre, with snow caps that reminds you of a country that breeded the Northmen and the Vikings that once lived here. In Flåm it is also time for a lunch breakAfter lunch the tour continues to Stegastein Viewpoint. A spectacular view plattform built out from the mountainside. Enjoy a view that draws travelers from the whole world to this magical place.From Stegastein you start the tour back towards the Nærøy Valley and are able to enjoy Europe's steepest road at Stalheimskleiva, descending from Stalheim Hotel at a 18% decline down in the Valley. From here you head back towards Voss while making yet another stop at Tvindefossen Waterfall.As you arrive Voss you go trough the village where you boarded the train earlier - and start the trip back towards Bergen.NOTICE: You can also use this tour as a part of your journey from or towards Oslo as your guide is able to get you and your fellow travelers on the train headed from Voss to Oslo. Just mention this when booking, and we will make sure departures fits your travel plans.Watch the official Norway Rallarvegen movie here: https://vimeo.com/152270066#NorwayFjordTravel

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