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Oslo, Bergen & Copenhagen with included 'Norway in a Nutshell Tour'

Travel by train from Oslo to Bergen, before embarking on the classic 'Norway in a Nutshell' tour. Round things off with a stay in wonderfully cosmopolitan Copenhagen

7 nights from £1169 pp

Depart: UK Airports

Cameras at the ready as you ride one of Europe's steepest rail routes - the Flåm railway...

Departures from UK airports are available throughout the year. Flight schedules vary between airports and seasons so please contact us for details of flights operating from your local airport. If there is not a direct flight operating from your local airport, we may be able to offer you an indirect flight. The lead-in price from £1169pp is available in the low season from December through to March. April to October prices start at £1299pp. The price is based on two people sharing a twin/double room and may vary depending on the choice of departure date and airport. All holidays are tailor-made with extra nights, single rooms and hotel upgrades available at a supplement.

Your itinerary

Day 1

Fly direct to Oslo. (If there are no direct flights from your local airport, we may be able to offer you an indirect flight through Amsterdam or Copenhagen.) On arrival transfer to Oslo by rail where you will spend 2 nights.

Day 2

Oslo: Free time in Oslo to discover more than just stunning scenery as you explore one of the many world-class museums and galleries.

Day 3

Rail from Oslo to Bergen where you will spend 2 nights. Depart 0825 arrive 1459 or depart 1203 arrive 1858.

Day 4

Bergen: Today you embark on the fabulous 'Norway in a Nutshell' tour. This legendary tour takes you through Norway's most breathtaking UNESCO-protected fjord and mountain scenery, on Europe's top scenic rail journey.

Starting from Bergen you first set out on a scenic train journey to Voss on the Bergen Railway. From Voss you travel by bus through charming villages and scenic natural landscapes, towards Gudvangen.

The bus will arrive in Gudvangen, where you continue the tour by taking a fjord cruise on the on the narrow Nærøyfjord and the magnificent Aurlandsfjord.

After your fjord cruise, you arrive in the small village of Flåm, nestled in the innermost part of the Aurlandsfjord, where your tour continues by taking the legendary Flåm Railway.

The Flåm Railway will arrive in Myrdal, where you change trains to the Bergen Railway. You travel back to Bergen

Day 5

Make your own way to Bergen airport for the direct flight to Copenhagen where you will spend 3 nights.

Day 6

Copenhagen: You could try a canal tour - a popular way to see the city and, of course, the Little Mermaid from the water. She is the most photographed statue in the world, and draws tourists to the old port district of Nyhavn. Stroll around this fascinating part of town with its colourful gabled houses and fabulous architecture. One of the quayside cafés or bars makes a great pit stop.

Day 7

Copenhagen: The heart of the city is centred around the pedestrian street ‘Strøget’ which runs from the Radhuspladsen (City Hall square) and is packed with shops and street artists. The locals are bike crazy and with a huge network of award winning paths and lanes across town, hiring a bike is a great way to get around. Roseburg castle is home to Denmark’s Crown Jewels and contains an abundance of royal and historical collections.

Day 8

Transfer by rail to Copenhagen airport for the return flight to the UK.

Your Holiday Price Includes

 Direct flights from UK airports to Oslo returning from Copenhagen
 2 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Oslo
 2 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Bergen
 3 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Copenhagen
 Standard class rail travel from Oslo to Bergen
 Norway in a Nutshell Tour
 Airport transfers by rail in Oslo and Copenhagen
 UK Air Passenger Duty
 Airport Taxes
 Services of Our 24 hour duty manager
 Checked Baggage

Your Holiday Hotels

Our opinion… Great value, good facilities and well located.

Location… C.Sundtsgt 18, 5004 Bergen, Norway. Best Western Hotel Hordaheimen is located in the heart of Bergen, an 8-minute walk from the historical harbour, Bryggen Wharf. Torgallmenningen Square is just 450 metres away. Within a 10-minute walk are Floibanen and Bergenhus Fortress.

Accommodation… 88 en suite rooms, well furnished and comfortable.

Facilities… Kaffistova Restaurant known for traditional good Norwegian food.

6 Reviews

Our opinion… An excellent choice for a city break. The hotel is well located for exploring the city on foot and is easily accessible from the airport.

Location… Copenhagen Crown Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Copenhagen within comfortable walking distance from Copenhagen Central Station with has a direct train service to Copenhagen Airport.

Accommodation… Hotel Copenhagen Crown offers bright and spacious guest rooms, which are located on 4 floors with easy access by the 2 lifts from the lobby. All the guest rooms have television, telephone, desk, chair and private bathroom. Wireless internet is accessible from all rooms.

Facilities… There is a bar and restaurant. The hotel also offers bikes to hire and sells admission tickets to a number of Copenhagen attractions.

Transport… Bus stop a few minutes walk from the hotel.

7 Reviews

Our opinion… The Bondeheimen has been welcoming guests with norwegian tradition and hospitality since its opening in 1913.

Location… This hotel enjoys a central location within walking distance of all of Oslo's major tourist attractions.

Accommodation… The hotel has 127 well-appointed rooms of all sizes, most of them recently decorated with new furniture, exciting colours and design. The rooms provide the guests with all the facilities they would expect to find in a modern and urban hotel.

Facilities… The restaurant serves traditional Norwegian food in a warm atmosphere.

Transport… There are transport links - bus/ tram and taxi directly outside of the hotel. Oslo central station is 1km away.

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