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Scandinavian Highlights
Scandinavian Capitals
Splendor of the Midnight Sun
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Land of the Midnight Sun
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Fjords of Norway
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Discovery of the Midnight Sun
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General Conditions


10 days / 9 nights, Oslo - Geilo - Flåm Railway - Fl
åm - Stalheim -

Bergen - Hardanger Fjord - Sogne Fjord - Geiranger Fjord – Lillehammer -

Falun - Uppsala - Sigtuna - Stockholm


Guaranteed Departure Dates: May 27 / June 17 / July 08, 22 / Aug 12, 2006

Welcome to the Scandinavia Adventure! This comprehensive and well-planned tour features the Nordic Capitals along with three of the most spectacular fjords in Norway, the idyllic Hardanger Fjord, the majestic Geiranger Fjord and the King of Fjords, the Sogne Fjord, longest and deepest fjord in the world! Starting with a city tour of Oslo, via the Hallingdal Valley to the mountain resort of Geilo. Following the Norway in a Nutshell route, you board the scenic Bergenbanen to Myrdal, and continue on the famous Flåm Railway to Flåm. Unforgettable cruises on magnificent fjords await you, combined with visits to Bergen, Geiranger and Lillehammer. Through the idyllic Swedish Countryside and beautiful lake district, we reach the University City of Uppsala. Visit the historic town of Sigtuna  and Stockholm,

the " Venice of the North".


Individual arrival in Oslo and transfer on your own to the hotel. The tour begins with your check-in at our centrally located hotel. Check-in available from 2:00 pm. At 5:00 pm a local guide will host a

2-hours hospitality desk to answer any questions you may have and help you find a nice restaurant for dinner. Overnight at the Hotel Rainbow Opera.

Day 02 OSLO - GEILO (B, D)
This morning after breakfast, we set out by a modern touring coach with a local guide. At the DFDS pier we meet with your tour escort and the rest of your group at 9.30am. Enjoy a 3-hours city tour of Oslo, the Norwegian capital, including the Akershus Fortress, the Parliament, City Hall, Royal Palace, and the Vigeland Park. Drive towards Holmenkollen Hills with a great view of the ski jump, the city and the Oslo Fjord. Time for a light lunch at the main street Karl Johan or Aker Brygge, before we leave Oslo to drive along the shores of the Tyri Fjord into the Norwegian landscape. Via the fertile Hallingdal Valley we arrive early evening in the famous ski resort Geilo. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Bardola.

After breakfast departure on the Bergenbanen to Myrdal. Here you change to the famous Flåm Railroad, the steepest and most spectacular railroad in Europe. Arrival in the fjord village of Flåm, nestled on the banks of the Aurland Fjord. Embark for a memorable 2 hour cruise on the Aurland and Nærøy fjords, both arms of the majestic Sognefjord. Disembark in Gudvangen and drive up the steep hairpin road to Stalheim, our mountain top hotel for the next 2 days. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Stalheim.

Today you well enjoy a full day excursion to Bergen. Driving time via Voss is 2.5 hours. Upon arrival in Bergen your tour escort will take you on a short orientation tour including the Fish and Flower Market and the Bryggen wharf, now on Unesco's World Heritage List. Free time to explore this charming city on your own. Return mid-afternoon via Steindalsfossen waterfalls and along the shores of the Hardanger Fjord to Stalheim. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Stalheim.

After breakfast a descent to Vinje and a ferry crossing on the Sognefjord from Vangsnes to Dragsvik. Embark in Balestrand for a 1 hour 20 minutes cruise on the idyllic Fjærland Fjord. Disembark in Fjærland with stop to admire the Jostedalen Glacier. Continue our drive via Skei and Loen along the Horningdal Lake to Hellesylt. Cruise on the majestic Geiranger Fjord,  passing the Seven Sisters' and Bridal Veil Waterfalls, to Geiranger. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Geiranger.

Short drive to Dalsnibba, one of the most famous panorama points in Norway. Via Grotli to Lom to view the old wooden Stave Church from the 12th century. Drive through the idyllic Gudbrandsdal Valley, said to be the home of the Trolls. In the afternoon we reach Lillehammer, site of the 1994 Winter Olympics. After a short orientation drive of the Olympic sites, you have free time for a stroll on the charming main street before the last short drive to Hamar, tonight's destination by Lake Mjosa. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel First Victoria.

Day 07 HAMAR - MORA – FALUN (B, D)
Today we cross the border into Sweden and across forest-clad landscapes into the province of Dalecarlia. Short stop in Mora , before continuing around the Lake Siljan to Nusnes, famous for  wooden Dalar horses. Finally we arrive in Falun, an old mining town in the Dalarna region. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel First Grand in Falun.

Today begins with a drive via Sala to Uppsala, the old university town with its impressive medieval Cathedral. Short stop in Sigtuna, a small town by Lake Malaren with its charming main street with painted wooden houses. In the afternoon we reach Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. Time for a short walk with your tour escort and dinner on your own. Overnight at the Hotel First Amaranten.

This morning your local guide and private coach will take us on a 3-hour city tour of Stockholm. Visit the City Hall, site of the annual Nobel Prize Banquet. Enjoy a panoramic view over the city, also called "Beauty on the Water". Take a stroll in the Old Town with its narrow cobble-stoned streets. On our way back to the hotel we pass the Royal Palace and the Parliament. Afternoon at leisure for shopping  or an optional Canal cruise through the archipelago of Stockholm. Overnight at the Hotel First Amaranten.

Enjoy breakfast before check out.



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Guaranteed Departure Dates 

May 27

June 17

July 08, 22
Aug 12

Prices in US Dollars

Scandinavian Adventure, 10 days

Per person in double room


Single room supplement


Per person in triple room



  • 9 nights hotel accommodations

  • Scandinavian breakfast buffet daily

  • 6 x dinners

  • Tour escort throughout

  • Luggage assistance at all hotels

  • First class motor coach transportation

  • Train, Geilo – Myrdal

  • Flam Railway, Myrdal – Flåm

  • Cruise, Flåm – Gudvangen

  • Cruise, Vangsnes – Dragsvik

  • Cruise, Balestrand – Fjærland

  • Cruise, Hellesylt – Geiranger

  • Entrance fees: Silver Bible, Uppsala

  • Entrance fee to Stockholm City Hall

Not Included

  • Airfare 

  • Transfers, unless outlined

  • Gratuities

  • Personal insurance / personal items

  • $ 25 Service fee

Add-ons: Tour Options

  • Pre Tour: Copenhagen to Oslo, 2 days ( Guaranteed departures ) 

  • Post Tour: Stockholm to Helsinki, 4 days

List of Hotels

Night 1

Rainbow Hotel Opera

Oslo / Norway


Night 2

Hotel Bardola

Geilo / Norway


Night 3 & 4 

Hotel Stalheim

Stalheim / Norway


Night 5

Hotel Geiranger

Geiranger / Norway


Night 6

First Hotel Victoria

Hamar / Norway


Night 7

First Hotel Grand

Falun / Sweden


Night 8 & 9

First Hotel Amaranten

Stockholm / Sweden





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