About This Trip

Introduce your children and grandchildren to Norway

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. Combining Norway's rich history with a variety of outdoor adventures, this tour takes you from Oslo, through the heart of Norway's Fjord Country to Bergen where you can end your Norwegian adventure or continue on to Denmark, Sweden and beyond.

Dates & Prices

  • Guaranteed Departure (On Request):
    Jun 30 2018 to Jul 10 2018
  • Price with air/taxes/fuel from: $4595 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: $655
  • Child Rate (5-11 years) with air/taxes/fuel from: $3495 When sharing a room with two adults
  • Child Rate (2-4 years) with air/taxes/fuel from: $2595 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, 1st class/superior tourist class, double occupancy
  • Daily breakfast [B] and 7 dinners [D]
  • 1st-class touring coach
  • City sightseeing in Oslo and Bergen
  • Fjord cruise: Flåm to Undredal
  • Family rafting adventure - 3 hours
  • Train: Flåm to Voss, 2nd Class
  • Funicular ride up Mt. Fløyen
  • Visits to Holmenkollen Ski Jump, Hunderfossen Family Park, Valdres Folk Museum, Borgund Stave Church and Stegastein Viewpoint
  • Ferries and entrance fees to all sites & museums outlined in itinerary
  • Luggage handling at hotels for 1 suitcase (subject to availability)
  • Tour Director for Days 2 – 11
  • Tour information kit

Disclaimer

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

Tour Map

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Saturday, June 30 Mpls/St. Paul—Oslo

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

Day 2: Sunday, July 1 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.

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Day 3: Monday, July 2 Oslo

Sightseeing in Norway’s capital city includes a visit to Holmenkollen Ski Jump 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: Tuesday, July 3 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.

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Day 5: Wednesday, July 4 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: Thursday, July 5 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 for dinner and overnight at the Storefjell Hotel and Resort.

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Day 7: Friday, July 6 Gol—Flåm

Drive through Hemsedal to Borgund. Visit the Borgund Stave Church, one of the best preserved of the remaining stave churches. Drive the Snow Road to Stegastein Viewpoint for a fantastic view of the Aurlandfjord. Continue to Flåm for dinner and overnight at the Fretheim Hotel.

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Day 8: Saturday, July 7 Flåm

Morning roundtrip departure on the famous Flåm Railway to Myrdal. Enjoy breathtaking views and the thundering sound of waterfalls. Ascend 2800 feet within 13 miles to Myrdal. Return to Flåm. Afternoon free for biking, kayaking or hiking in the surrounding countryside. In the evening, enjoy a cruise on 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 Flåm for overnight at hotel.

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Day 9: Sunday, July 8 Flåm—Voss—Bergen

Morning drive to Voss for a 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.

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Day 10: Monday, July 9 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 in Bergen for independent explorations. Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.

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Day 11: Tuesday, July 10 Bergen - Depart

Tour ends following breakfast. Transfer to Flesland Airport 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.