Winter Fjord Adventure

5 nights / 6 days

Bergen / Flåm

This tour includes many highlights in Norway: Oslo, the capital of Norway, Flåm which is located in the heart of the fjords and Bergen, the capital of the fjords. We offer you our idea of charming Norway and hope that you will be back for more.

Day 1: Arrival in Bergen

Arrival in Bergen according to your own itinerary. You will have a whole day tomorrow to explore Bergen but do take some time stroll the streets of this cute, little city.
Accommodation at Hotel Zander K or similar. (2 Nights)

Day 2: Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. We recommend a visit to some of Bergen’s many attractions as for example the Hanseatic Bryggen Harbour, the Fløibanen Funicular, which takes you up to a height of 320 metres above sea level where you are presented with a great view over the city, Grieg’s home Troldhaugen, the Fish and Flower Market or the Bergen Aquarium. Use this day to get to know the city and all it has to offer.

Day 3: Bergen – Myrdal – Flåm (train)

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will experience Norway’s most popular round trip; Norway in a Nutshell. The excursion takes you through some of the most beautiful scenery in Norway’s fjord region; you will travel by train across the Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau and down the Flåm Railway. The Flåm Railway will take you through wild and beautiful mountain scenery and down to the Sognefjord. There is no other adhesion railway in the world running on normal tracks that are so steep over a long distance. Upon arrival in Flåm you have time to walk around this quaint little village. In the evening you will go on a guided cultural walk, the guides will tell you about the local history, a nice and fresh winter evening to start your trip in the fjords!
Accommodation at Flamsbrygga Hotel or similar. (2 Nights)

Day 04: Flåm

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will be doing something active… something that will enable you to see the surrounding area of Flåm as well. You will hike the local mountains up to a fantastic viewpoint in Aurland. Enjoy the amazing view and experience how it is to hike in traditional snowshoes. You will be served hot beverages while your guide tells you all about the culture, history and way of life in this unique place. Enjoy and don’t forget to take the camera with to capture the natural beauty.
(This activity is only available from the 25th of December* and can be combined with a winter fjord safari by Rib Boat with a goat cheese tasting in Undredal – Available from 1st November 2019).
After this active morning, you can enjoy a hot chocolate and a cinnamon bun at the little Flåm bakery and get ready for a Viking beer tasting. A local guide will tell you more about how the local beers are made and how to taste them. After the beer tasting you will try the famous Viking Plank Dinner. Dinner includes smoked reindeer, shellfish, fish and shellfish soup, pork shank and dark chocolate ganache cake. You will be served 5 beers for your meal, one for each type of food.
Overnight at Flamsbrygga Hotel or similar.

Day 05: Flåm – Bergen

From Flåm you continue by boat on the Nærøyfjord, Europe’s narrowest fjord, to Gudvangen. From here you go by coach to Voss where you will board a train for the last stretch of the journey to Bergen. Arrival in Bergen – Norway’s second largest city. Enjoy your last night in the city of 7 mountains.
Overnight at Hotel Zander K or similar.

Day 06: Departure from Bergen

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from Bergen according to your own itinerary

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will be doing something active… something that will enable you to see the surrounding area of Flåm as well. You will hike the local mountains up to a fantastic viewpoint in Aurland. Enjoy the amazing view and experience how it is to hike in traditional snowshoes. You will be served hot beverages