Scandinavian Highlights

Scandinavian Highlights

15 Days / 14 Nights

Price from$6,705

Explore the magnificent fjords of western Norway from Bergen to Geiranger, combined with the Nordic capitals of Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm and Helsinki. You'll enjoy a ride on the Flam Railway, considered to be one of the most beautiful train journeys in the world. Traditional accommodation throughout and knowledgeable local tour guides will ensure you have a wonderful journey through the highlights of Scandinavia.

Day 1: Copenhagen You will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2: Copenhagen Visit Amalienborg and Christiansborg Palaces, Gefion Fountain, and Nyhavn. Finish with the Tivoli Gardens.

Day 3: Copenhagen > Oslo Morning free before an overnight ferry to Oslo.

Day 4: Oslo Cruise the Oslo Fjord. Disembark and visit the Polar exploration ship, Fram, and impressive Vigeland Sculpture Park. Afternoon at leisure.

Day 5: Oslo > Ulvik Cross the wild Hardanger Mountain Plateau and descend into the idyllic Hardanger Fjord to Ulvik.

Day 6: Ulvik > Bergen Drive to Bergen and visit the popular Fish and Flower Market. Ride the funicular to Mt. Fløien and see spectacular views of the city and fjords.

Day 7: Bergen > Flam > Balestrand Join the Flam railway and begin your journey through some of the most magnificent scenery in the Norwegian fjords. On arrival, enjoy a cruise to the beautiful resort of Balestrand.

Day 8: Balestrand Day at leisure in Balestrand.

Day 9: Balestrand > Jostedal > Geiranger Travel by ferry to Hella, and by road to Fjaerland, passing under the Jostedal Glacier. Continue to Geiranger.

Day 10: Geiranger > Lillehammer > Oslo Cross the rugged Grotli Mountains, stop for lunch in Lillehammer and continue to Oslo.

Day 11: Oslo > Stockholm Travel through Varmland to Karlstad on the Klaralven River and then on to Stockholm.

Day 12: Stockholm See the Royal Palace, Parliament Buildings, Cathedral, Royal Theatre, and the Old Town (Gamla Stan). A highlight will be a tour to City Hall with its famous Blue and Golden Halls, where the Nobel Prize banquet is held each year.

Day 13: Stockholm > Helsinki Morning free until your overnight cruise to Helsinki, sailing slowly down the archipelago.

Day 14: Helsinki Disembark and see Senate Square, Uspenski Cathedral, Parliament House, Finlandia Hall, Sibelius Park & Monument, Underground Temple and more.

Day 15: Helsinki Transfer to the airport.

• Group tour in deluxe coach • 12 nights' accommodation in 4 star hotels • Overnight cruise Copenhagen > Oslo and Stockholm > Helsinki in 2 berth outside cabins with private facilities • Sightseeing and entrance fees as indicated • Flam railway • Ferry crossings as indicated • Tour escort throughout • 14 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches and 11 Dinners

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017

Jun 24; Jul 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

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$6,705

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$8,605

Departs

2017 Selected dates

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