Fjords Slowed Down

7 nights / 8 days

Bergen / Sogndal / Loen / Geiranger /Ålesund

The Norwegian fjords are one of the most impressive masterpieces nature has created. Crystal clear water, steep mountains and lush green hills will whisk you away from everyday life. During this tour, you will travel this truly stunning region by bus and boat and visit the Hanseatic city of Bergen and the beautiful Art Noveau town of Ålesund.

Day 1: Bergen

Arrival in Bergen according to your own itinerary. Welcome to Bergen, the capital of the fjords. The rest of your day is at leisure to discover Bergen. Enjoy all charm and beauty of the city.
Accommodation at 4*hotel in Bergen

Day 2: Bergen – Sogndal (Boat)

Breakfast at the hotel and morning at leisure in Bergen. We recommend a visit to the fish and flower market, as well as the fløibanen funicular which takes you up to a height of 320m above sea level.
In the afternoon, you will board the express boat for a 5hrs cruise along the coastline and the majestic Sognefjord to Sogndal.
Accommodation at 4*hotel in Sogndal

Day 3: Sogndal – Loen (Bus)

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will travel further into the fjord region of Norway. A public bus will take you from Sogndal to Loen, a small village situated innermost in Nordfjord, below the great Jostedalsbreen Glacier. Spend the afternoon exploring the breath-taking nature or relax on the fjord.
Accommodation at 4*hotel in Loen (two nights)

Day 4: Loen

Breakfast at the hotel. The day is yours to spend in the charming village. Here you will also find the wild and wonderful Lodalen Valley, inviting you for a walk in the beautiful and untamed nature. Another highlight will await you as well – Loen Skylift, which brings you from the fjord to Mt. Hoven at 1011 m.a.s.l. in only 5 minutes. Enjoy the great panorama view of the fjord landscape, the mountains and the Jostedalsbreen National Park. At Mt. Hoven you can relax in the restaurant, or go hiking in the mountains.

Day 5: Loen – Geiranger (Bus)

Breakfast at the hotel. Today a public bus will take you to the most beautiful fjord of Norway – the Geirangerfjord. Spend the afternoon strolling through the charming village of Geiranger and why not stopping for a treat at the local chocolate factory?
Accommodation at 4*hotel in Geiranger (two nights)

Day 6: Geiranger

Breakfast at the hotel. This day is at your own leisure. We recommend a visit at the Norwegian Fjord Centre, where you can learn how people lived along the steep edges of the fjords. In addition, many activities are at your disposal. Why not try kayaking, rent an e-bike for go for a fjords cruise? We will be happy to assist with suggestions.

Day 7: Geiranger – Ålesund

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from Geiranger where you will embark on a boat and cruise the fjord to Ålesund. The cruise follows the well-known Geirangerfjord with its waterfalls and mountain farms situated high up on the mountainsides in places you wouldn’t believe people and livestock could survive. Arrival in Ålesund in the evening.
Accommodation at 4*hotel in Ålesund