About This Trip

Share the love of Norway with your family! Designed with families in mind, this fun-filled adventure is perfect for the young and the young at heart.

Visit Oslo, Lillehammer, Øyer, Gol, Fagernes, Flåm, Voss and Bergen

Tour highlights: Introduce your children and grandchildren to their Norwegian roots, spend a full day at Hunderfossen Family Park, cruise the Aurlandfjord to Undredal to learn about farming in the mountains while meeting friendly goats, 3-hour family rafting adventure

Dates & Prices

  • Jul 19 2019 to Jul 29 2019
  • Price with air/taxes/fuel from: $4695 Price includes airfare from Mpls/St. Paul plus taxes/fees and fuel surcharge. Unless paid in full, fuel and all taxes are subject to change and will be re-assessed in your statement prior to final payment. Inquire about airfare from your home city.
  • Land Only from: $3695 Services begin in Oslo and end in Bergen
  • Single Room Supplement: $695
  • Child Rate (5-11 years) with air/taxes/fuel from: $3695 When sharing a room with two adults
  • Child Rate (2-4 years) with air/taxes/fuel from: $2995 When sharing a room with two adults

Tour Information

Tour/Price Includes

  • Roundtrip airfare from Mpls / St. Paul, including taxes, fees & fuel surcharge
  • 9 nights accommodations, double occupancy, with private facilities
  • Daily breakfast [B] and 7 dinners [D]
  • 1st-class touring coach, train & ferries per itinerary
  • City sightseeing in Oslo and Bergen
  • 3-hour family rafting adventure in Voss
  • Entrance fees to all sites including: Norwegian Folk Museum, Hunderfossen Family Park, Valdres Folk Museum, funicular ride in Bergen
  • Luggage handling at hotels for 1 suitcase (subject to availability)
  • Tour Director for Days 2 – 11

Disclaimer

Please read Brekke's Terms and Conditions for this tour carefully before registering.

Photography courtesy of Espen Mills / Fjord Norway

Tour Map

Norway's Family Adventure Map

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Friday, July 19 Mpls/St. Paul―Oslo

Depart on your transatlantic flight. To request alternate dates or for estimated airfare supplements from other US cities, please note on application.

Day 2: Saturday, July 20 Oslo

Arrive at Gardermoen Airport Oslo. Transfer to hotel in city center. Balance of day free to relax and adjust to time change. Welcome dinner. Overnight at the Scandic Victoria Hotel.

[D]
Day 3: Sunday, July 21 Oslo

Sightseeing in Norway’s capital city includes a visit to Norwegian Folk Museum and Vigeland Sculpture Park, where 175 sculptures are arranged over 75 acres. These granite sculptures depict all phases of human life. Balance of day free. Dinner on own. Overnight at hotel.

[B]
Day 4: Monday, July 22 Oslo―Lillehammer―Øyer

Depart Oslo for the Olympic city of Lillehammer, nestled along the shores of Norway’s largest lake, Lake Mjøsa. View the sites of the 1994 Winter Olympics. Continue to Øyer for dinner and overnight at Hunderfossen Hotell & Resort.

[B][D]
Day 5: Tuesday, July 23 Øyer

Day free to visit Hunderfossen Family Amusement Park. Here the treasures of Norwegian folk stories are kept safe, guarded by a 46 foot troll and behind the gates of the 121 foot tall fairy tale castle. In this unique and mysterious atmosphere, you may have an opportunity to meet a prince or a princess, a King or a Queen, as well as trolls and other characters from old Norwegian folk stories. Overnight at Hunderfossen Hotell & Resort.

[B]
Day 6: Wednesday, July 24 Øyer―Fagernes―Gol

Drive through the beautiful Valdres Valley to Fagernes. Tour the Valdres Folk Museum which features an extensive collection of bunads. Continue to Gol. Dinner and overnight at the Storefjell Hotel and Resort.

[B][D]
Day 7: Thursday, July 25 Gol―Voss

Cross the Hardangervidda, the largest high mountain plateau in Northern Europe, home to wild reindeer. Descend the wild and narrow Måbødal Valley. Stop at Vøringfossen, one of the most impressive waterfalls in Norway. Dinner and overnight at the historic Fleischer's Hotel.

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Day 8: Friday, July 26 Excursion to Flåm

Depart on the Oslo/Bergen Railway to Myrdal. Change to the famous Flåm Railway and enjoy breathtaking views and the thundering sound of waterfalls as you descend 2800 feet within 13 miles to Flåm. Cruise the Aurlandfjord from Flåm to Undredal, a little village squeezed in between tall mountains. Undredal is inhabited by 80 people and almost 500 goats. It is also home to the smallest church in Scandinavia, built as a stave church in 1147. Visit Eldhuset for an introduction to the tradition of farming in the mountains, as well as the making of goat cheese. Dinner. Return to Voss for overnight at hotel.

[B][D]
Day 9: Saturday, July 27 Voss―Bergen

Morning 3-hour family rafting adventure on the Vosso River, which runs from Voss to Evanger. Start in flat water, then go with the flow for about 4 miles, passing sections of gentle rapids with waves and whirlpools, ending in the Evanger Lake where refreshments await. Proceed by motorcoach to Bergen. Dinner and overnight at the Clarion Admiral Hotel.

[B][D]
Day 10: Sunday, July 28 Bergen

Morning walking tour through the color Fish Market and the historic Hanseatic Wharf (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Ride the funicular to the top of Mt. Fløyen for a panoramic view of Bergen and a chance to explore the playground and Troll Forest. Balance of day free. Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.

[B][D]
Day 11: Monday, July 29 Bergen―DepartBergen - Depart

Tour ends following breakfast. Transfer to Flesland Airport Bergen for return flight. Longer stays may be requested upon registration for a minimum charge of $150.

[B]

Pre-Tour Extensions

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Copenhagen - Oslo Extension

    This 4-day package between Copenhagen and Oslo features an overnight cruise between the two Scandinavian capitals. Add this to your Scandinavian escorted tour as a pre- or post-tour package.

    Itinerary can be reversed (Oslo to Copenhagen).

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Helsinki - Stockholm - Oslo Extension

    Visit the Finnish capital of Helsinki and the Swedish capital of Stockholm before traveling to the Norwegian capital of Oslo on this exciting 5-day independent extension package!

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Reykjavik Extension (USA to Europe)

    Enjoy a 3-day independent extension in Iceland's vibrant capital city. Package includes a full-day Golden Circle Tour and a city tour of Reykjavik.

    Additional sightseeing tours on request.

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Stockholm - Oslo Extension

    This 3-day package between Stockholm and Oslo is the perfect extension to your Scandinavian escorted tour as a pre- or post-tour package.

    Itinerary can be reversed (Oslo to Stockholm)

Post-Tour Extensions

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Bergen - Trondheim Extension

    Explore historic Bergen, the Art Nouveau town of Ålesund, the Jazz Festival town of Molde and the spectacular Geirangerfjord. End your journey with an optional tour of Trondheim including the magnificent Nidaros Cathedral.

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Faroe Islands Extension

    The Faroes are an experience in themselves. The islands are home to unique natural environments, a rich history, and unparalleled scenery. It is an unspoiled bucket list destination for food, photography, hiking, adventure, and culture.

  • Pre & Post Tour Extensions

    Reykjavik Extension (Europe to USA)

    Explore the Land of Fire & Ice on this 3-day extension to Iceland! Visit the main attractions in Reykjavik and spend the day in the Icelandic countryside on the famous "Golden Circle" tour.