NEW AUTHENTIC GUIDED VACATIONS

This is a suggested itinerary for a private group with a minimum of 12 people traveling together. Some of these experiences are seasonal and may not be available. In those instances, we will source alternatives for your group.

Explore the breathtaking scenery of Norway’s fjords on this 7-Night Private Small Group Norwegian Fjords tour. With overnight stays in Oslo, Flåm, Bergen, and Hardangerfjord - each featuring a boutique accommodation - this vacation is the perfect way to explore Norway.

Your tour begins in the country’s beloved capital - Oslo. Here, you will meet your guide and be treated to a tour of the city’s famous landmarks and neighborhoods. After two nights in Oslo, your journey continues to Myrdal, where you will board the historical mountain train of Flåmsbana - considered to be one of the most breathtaking train routes in the world.

The train will take you to the village of Flåm, which sits on the shore of Nærøyfjord, for your overnight stay complete with stunning views. Before you continue on to Bergen, you will be treated to a mini cruise through Sognefjord - Norway’s longest and steepest fjord. Once in Bergen, your guide will take you on a city tour, hitting famous landmarks such as Bryggen Pier and the Troldhaugen Museum. After a full day of leisure in the city of Bergen, your tour wraps up with a scenic road trip along the Hardangerfjord and a indulgent seafood dinner experience. 

With the perfect balance of untouched landscapes and major Norwegian cities, this tour is sure to delight every type of traveler.

Accommodation

1 Night

Exquisite Fjord View Hotel

2 Nights

Stylish Waterside Hotel

1 Night

Relaxing Historic Hotel

1 Night

Ideally Located Hotel

Transportation

  • Experienced Driver and Tour Leader
  • Premium Mini-Coach Transportation including Airport Transfers
  • Tour Escort Services throughout
  • Train from Oslo – Myrdal – Flåm
  • 2 hour Sognefjord cruise from Flåm to Gudvangen

Dining Options Included

  • Full Breakfast Daily 
  • 7 Evening Meals 

Points of Interest

  • Royal Palace
  • Akershush Fortress
  • Oslo Opera House
  • Oslo City Hall
  • Bygdoy Island - Home to Viking Museum, Kon Tiki, and Fram Museum.
  • Frogner Park
  • Flam Train
  • Nærøyfjord & Sognefjord
  • Bryggen Pier
  • Trollhaugen Museum
  • Fantoft Stave Church
  • Hardangerfjord
  • Steindalsvossen
  • Hardanger Folk Museum
  • Hardangervidda National Park
  • Medieval Heddal Stave Church

2023

Available Tour Dates

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

From $4,198 per person

2024

Available Tour Dates

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

From $4,368 per person

Your Price Includes

ACCOMMODATION

  • 7 Nights in Boutique Accommodations

TRANSPORTATION

  • Experienced Driver and Tour Leader
  • Premium Mini-Coach Transportation including Airport Transfers
  • Tour Escort Services throughout
  • Train from Oslo – Myrdal – Flåm
  • 2 hour Sognefjord cruise from Flåm to Gudvangen

DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED

  • Full Breakfast Daily 
  • 7 Evening Meals

POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Royal Palace
  • Akershush Fortress
  • Oslo Opera House
  • Oslo City Hall
  • Bygdoy Island - Home to Viking Museum, Kon Tiki, and Fram Museum.
  • Frogner Park
  • Flam Train
  • Nærøyfjord & Sognefjord
  • Bryggen Pier
  • Trollhaugen Museum
  • Fantoft Stave Church
  • Hardangerfjord
  • Steindalsvossen
  • Hardanger Folk Museum
  • Hardangervidda National Park
  • Medieval Heddal Stave Church
Prices Based On
  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Prices are Per Person based on 12 people traveling together.

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Dale

Wisconsin

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California

We three Girls wanted a Dream trip of a Lifetime. We stayed for 12 Days and had our own Driver/Tour guide, who will forever be "Family" to us now. We stayed in three Castle Hotels and three other beautiful hotels. All accommodations were so different and unique in their own way. We ate our way through the Beautiful Irish countryside in mostly Pubs, suggested by our driver, Seamus. We were Never disappointed! We had the most wonderful stay we could have imagined, from larger cities to quaint towns we were treated so kindly and had a Blast! We shopped til we dropped, saw more than we could have ever guessed possible, and will have this vacation to remember and Cherish for the rest of our lives.  Thank you, Joleen, Thank you Authentic Vacations!

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Carl

Massachusetts

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CA

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Illinois

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She answered my numerous questions with patience, suggestions, and guidance. Thank you Lonna!!! I would absolutely book through Authentic Vacations again!

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Oregon

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