Oslo & Bergen Fjord Tours | Norway in a Nutshell® Express
Explore the wonders of Norway on this comprehensive 4-day tour, where you will embark on the most scenic of railway rides, visit World Heritage sites, trail through fjords and explore the vibrant cities of Oslo and Bergen. Anyone holding a fascination for Scandinavian landscapes and culture should not let this opportunity pass.
This adventure includes the Norway in a Nutshell® Express Tour, an ideal way to experience the country's most magnificent landscapes. You will also be exploring the capital of Oslo and the city of Bergen, both of which are stock-full of different attractions and activities.
Included in your itinerary is an excursion on the Flåm Railway, voted by the Lonely Planet as 'The World's Best Train Journey' back in 2014, as well as a visit to the famous Flåm Railway Museum and a boat cruise of Nærøyfjord.
Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to witness the extent of the nature and culture of Norway. Check availability by choosing a date.
- Available: All year
- Duration: 4 days
- Activities: Sightseeing, Boat Trip, Cultural Activity, Rail Tours
- Difficulty: Easy
- Languages: English
Departure time : Flexible
Accommodation (comfort/quality) for 3 nights w. Continental Breakfast
Train from Oslo to Flåm
Fjord Cruise, Flåm - Gudvangen
Bus from Gudvangen- Voss
Train from Bergen to Oslo
Entrance to the Flåm Railway Museum
24-hour emergency service
Taxes and service fee
Personal travel insurance
Entrance to museums and other attractions
Meals and drinks at restaurants (unless otherwise stated)
Flights to/from Norway
Good to know:
Please be aware that your itinerary may be rearranged to better fit with your arrival date and time.
The Norwegian weather can be very unpredictable. Please bring appropriate clothing.
For split payments, inquire about this tour.
Day 1 - Welcome to Oslo
After you arrive at Gardermoen Airport, you make your way to the city centre of Oslo via transport of your choosing.
You'll spend your first day exploring the capital and its numerous attractions, such as the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Royal Palace or The Oslo Opera House.
You might also opt for a boat cruise of Oslofjord, or a visit to the museum island at the Bygdøy Peninsula. The available activities of Oslo are abundant, and by the end of the day, your local accommodation will be waiting for you.
You'll spend the night in Oslo before continuing your adventure.
Day 2 - Railway Journey from Oslo to Bergen
On your second day, you will head to the Oslo Railway Station to board the train for your Norway in a Nutshell® Tour.
The Express will take you through dramatic landscapes lined with deep fjords of blue, steep mountains, scenic waterfalls and endless forestry. Once you reach Myrdal, you will switch trains to venture the steep and rocky terrain of the esteemed Flåm Railway.
The day isn't over there, as you will be treated to an authentic fjord cruise of Nærøyfjord right after lunch. The fjord branches out of the larger Sognefjord and is officially listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Your cruise ends in Gudvangen, where you will catch a bus, this time to Voss; the outdoor capital of Norway. From there, it is on to your destination of Bergen, where you will be spending the night.
Day 3 - Bergen |The Capital of The Fjords
Welcome to Bergen. This beautiful city offers a plethora of exciting activities, such as separate excursions up Mount Fløyen or Mount Ulriken, or a stroll through the World Heritage Site of the Bryggen Harbour.
Bergen is known as the gateway to the fjords of West Norway, as well as being one of the most important cultural centres of the whole country. Take your time in exploring whichever attractions most suits your fancy, before making your way to the train station in the afternoon.
You will then catch a train and arrive back in Oslo in the evening, where you can fit in some last minute city seeing before retreating to your accommodation.
Day 4 - Departure
This is the end of your Norway adventure. You will check out of your hotel after breakfast, where you can catch an airport shuttle to take you straight to Gardermoen in time for your flight home.
Remember to pack your memories with you, and know that Norway will always be waiting for your return. Check availability for this tour now by choosing a date.