Departs on Aug 11, 2019
Day 1 and 2: from Home to Oslo – A cosmopolitan capital with Scandinavian flair
You’ll arrive in Oslo and will want to leisurely explore the city today as you adjust to the time difference.
Day 3 Oslo (B)
Today’s city tour includes: Opera House, Vigeland Sculpture Park, Karl Johans Gate (pedestrian shopping street), The National Gallery (home of Munch’s “The Scream”), The Viking Ship Museum, the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, and the Nobel Peace Center
Accommodation: Clarion Hotel or similar
Day 4: Sognefjord – Norway’s longest, deepest, and most well-known fjord (BL)
Today, you will begin your journey from Oslo to Bergen with a stop to see and cruise on Norway’s largest and most visited fjord, the Sognefjord.
Day 5: Bergen – A colorful city that serves as the gateway to the fjords (B)
Bergen, with its young vibe and colorful historical buildings, is a nice retreat from the bustling city of Oslo. Enjoy you full day at leisure or join our optional tour with lunch ($100 p/p) to walk along the historical wharf to see the famous wooden houses, Fish Market, and visit Troldhaugen, the home of famous Norwegian composer, Edvard Grieg.
Accommodation: Thon Hotel Bristol Bergen or similar
Day 6: Bergen to Alesund – A fairytale town with friendly locals (B)
We take a morning flight from Bergen to Alesund. This city serves as the entry to Geirangerfjord, and it’s rich in history, brimming with culture, and filled with beautiful architecture. We are going to tour this art nouveau city upon arrival. Return to hotel to relax afterwards.
Accommodation: First Hotel Atlantica or similar
Day 7: Geiranger fjord – A UNESCO World Heritage site and the jewel of the Norwegian fjords (B)
We drive about 3 hours to Geiranger, with 4 stops for photos and a ferry ride built in to the travel time. It’s just 66 miles away, but you’ll want to take your time on this pleasant drive to enjoy the scenic views.
Accommodation: Hotel Geiranger or similar
Day 8 Geirager Fjord to Trollstigen (B)
This morning you could head to the harbor to take the optional Geirangerfjord Sightseeing Cruise ($65 p/p) at 9:30AM or relax at hotel.
Your next and final destination is the Trollstigen (Troll’s Road), a serpentine highway along a mountain with 11 hairpin turns and a steep 10% incline. Afterwards we take a train journey back to the Oslo Airport.
Accommodation: Thon Hotel Oslo Airport or similar
Day 9 Oslo to Toronto (B)
We will transfer to airport for the flight home today.
Land only Price $2480 p/p based on double occupancy with minimum 10 passengers
Single $650 p/p
1. Scheduled sightseeing by air-conditioned transportation with English speaking guide service or commentary by professional driver
3. Pick-up and drop-off service from airport as specified on the itinerary
4. Meals as specified on itinerary
5. Entrance fees
1. Optional tours
2. Tipping to tour guide and driver.
3. Personal Expense such as laundry, alcoholic beverages and telephone call, Excess baggage.
4. Travel Insurance (optional but highly recommended cancellation/interruption/medical insurance. Please inquire W Holidays).
5. International airfare, and will be added later upon request.
All prices are per person, based on a group of minimum 10 passengers, quoted in Canadian dollars and paid by Cash or Cheque.
Required deposit upon registration is $300 per person; final payment is due on May 10, 2019.
All payments are non-refundable. Price and itinerary are subject to charge due to unforeseen circumstances.