This 14-day tour features the breathtaking fjords of Norway, an overnight cruise from Oslo to Copenhagen and a visit to Sweden's Kingdom of Crystal. Immerse yourself in the rich culture that is unique to Scandinavia as you journey through Norway, Denmark and Sweden in 2017!
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Arrive at Flesland Airport Bergen. Transfer to hotel in city center. Balance of day free to relax and adjust to time change. Welcome dinner and overnight at Clarion Admiral Hotel.[D]
Morning sightseeing tour includes a visit to Troldhaugen, home of Norway’s internationally-known composer, the late Edvard Grieg. Tour concludes with a guided walk through the historic Hanseatic Wharf. Balance of day free. Dinner on own. Overnight at hotel.[B]
Drive to Voss. Board the famous Oslo/Bergen Railway and proceed to Myrdal. Change to the renowned Flåm Railway and descend 2800 feet within 13 miles to Flåm. Cruise the Aurlandfjord and Nærøyfjord to Gudvangen. Return by motorcoach to Flåm for dinner and overnight at Fretheim Hotel.[B][D]
Drive to Stegastein Viewpoint for a spectacular view of Norway’s fjord country. Proceed over the mountain road to Lærdal. At Borgund, tour one of the best preserved of the remaining stave churches. Scenic drive to Oslo. Dinner on own. Overnight at the classic Grand Hotel.[B]
Morning sightseeing includes a tour of Vigeland Park and the Viking Ship Museum. Balance of day free. Dinner on own. Overnight at hotel.[B]
Day free in Oslo. Afternoon transfer to quay for overnight cruise to Copenhagen departing at 4:30pm. Dinner on board. Overnight in outside cabin (upgrades to commodore class cabin from $40 per person on request, please inquire upon registration).[B][D]
Breakfast on board. Arrive in Copenhagen at 9:45am. Morning sightseeing tour of Copenhagen includes the famous statue, The Little Mermaid. Time to browse the world’s longest shopping street, Strøget. Short walk to the magical Tivoli Gardens for evening dinner. Overnight at Best Western Hotel Hebron.[B][D]
Drive to Hillerød. Tour Frederiksborg Castle, built over three islands housing priceless treasures such as furniture and tapestries. Ferry across the strait from Helsingør to Helsingborg, Sweden. Continue to the province of Småland. Dinner and overnight in Lagan at the charming Toftaholm Manor.[B][D]
Morning drive to the Kingdom of Crystal. Shopping opportunity at Kosta Boda, one of the world’s leading brands of glassware and art glass. Enjoy a “hyttsill lunch,” a time-honored tradition including traditional food and music. Proceed to Gothenburg, Sweden’s second largest city. Dinner on own. Overnight at Elite Park Avenue Hotel in Gothenburg.[B][L]
Learn about the history of the city on a cruise through the canals, under 20 bridges and into the bustling harbor. Balance of day free to visit the Volvo Museum, the Fish Church, or the Gothenburg Museum of Art featuring works by significant Nordic and international artists. Dinner on own. Overnight at hotel.[B]
Drive through the Swedish countryside to Stockholm, beautifully positioned on 14 islands. Dinner. Overnight at the Clarion Hotel Sign.[B][D]
Morning sightseeing tour of the Swedish capital of Stockholm includes a tour of City Hall and the Vasa Ship Museum. Afternoon free to explore or relax. Farewell dinner. Overnight at hotel.[B][D]
Tour ends following breakfast. Transfer to Arlanda Airport for return flight. Longer stays may be requested upon registration or a minimum charge of $100.[B]