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Land of the Vikings

Copenhagen & Bergen | Scandinavian American World Tours

ESCORTED - 14 GUARANTEED DEPARTURES

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Copenhagen | Oslo | Lofthus | Bergen

Tours start in Copenhagen on Mondays
Departures May 27 – September 02, 2019

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Copenhagen

Arrive today in Copenhagen and look for our representative, who will transfer you and your fellow travelers to your hotel for check in. Meet your tour escort in the hotel lobby tonight for information about the upcoming tour.

Copenhagen Marriott*

NOTE: The July 1st and August 5th departures will be accommodated at a similar 4+/5-star, centrally-located hotel to be determined no later than 4 weeks prior to departure. The escorted transfer service is only available from Copenhagen airport to your hotel on the official start date of the tour. Transfers are conducted by an English-speaking representative.

Day 02: Copenhagen

Scandinavian buffet breakfast at hotel. This morning start a 3-hour city sightseeing tour with a local English-speaking guide covering the highlights of wonderful Copenhagen, passing the Royal Palace, Nyhavn, Old Stock Exchange, The Little Mermaid, Christiansborg Palace (housing of the Danish Parliament), plus much more.

The tour ends at the hotel, and the afternoon and evening are at leisure to explore the Danish capital further on your own.

Copenhagen Marriott*

NOTE: As noted above, the July 1st and August 5th departures will be accommodated at a similar 4+/5-star, centrally-located hotel to be determined no later than 4 weeks prior to departure.

Day 03: Copenhagen - Oslo

After a tasty Danish buffet breakfast, morning free in Copenhagen. In the afternoon you will be transferred by private coach to the DFDS Seaways terminal for your overnight cruise to Oslo. Enjoy a delicious Scandinavian buffet dinner as you cruise gently up the Kattegat on your way to the Norwegian Viking capital. There is dancing and entertainment on board, or you may prefer to sit out on deck and watch the sunset before retiring to your Commodore Class outside cabin with Queen-size bed and shower/WC.

NOTE: for clients that need twin beds, a standard outside cabin will be provided for this cruise portion. We recommend bringing an overnight bag for this cruise to avoid having to carry your suitcases to and from the cabin.

Outside Cabin

Day 04: Oslo

After a tasty buffet breakfast on board, arrive in Oslo mid-morning. We meet our local guide for a 3-hour city sightseeing tour of the Norwegian capital, beautifully situated by the Oslofjord.

We will enjoy the view from the Opera House before heading off to Bygdøy Island, where we’ll visit one of the most popular Oslo museums, the Viking Ship Museum, which houses three Viking-era vessels (entrance included). We will also see the world-famous Vigeland Park, a major Scandinavian cultural heritage, featuring the life’s work of sculptor Gustav Vigeland. Afterward we pass by the Royal Palace and the main avenue of Karl Johan before the tour ends at your hotel.

The afternoon and evening are free to explore the Viking capital at your own pace.

Hotel Grand

Day 05: Oslo - Lofthus in Hardangerfjord

After a buffet breakfast this morning, check out of your hotel and board a private coach. Today we drive past Hønefoss, Nesbyen, and along the picturesque Halling Valley to the tourist resort town of Geilo. In Geilo we take time to enjoy a delicious lunch at the beautiful old Dr. Holms Hotel (included).

Afterward, we continue across the scenic Hardanger Mountain Plateau to the idyllic Hardangerfjord where we arrive at Lofthus, one of the most beautiful points of the fjord. Dinner and accommodation tonight is in a picturesque fjord view room (included) at a local four star hotel on the fjord.

Hotel Ullensvang

NOTE: The May 27th, June 10th, 17th, and 24th departures will not be accommodated in rooms with a fjord view; these departures are confirmed with mountain view rooms.

Day 06: Lofthus - Bergen

After breakfast we’ll depart Lofthus and travel to back along the fjord until we reach Brimnes; here you’ll cross the splendid Hardangerfjord by travelling across the newly opened Hardanger Bridge. Drive along the Hardangerfjord to Bergen, the old Hanseatic capital of western Norway and the gateway to the fjords.

Tonight you’ll stay at a newly renovated four star hotel located in the city center by Bryggen Harbor. In the afternoon, a local English-speaking guide will take you on a 2-hour panoramic Bergen city tour: you’ll discover St. Mary’s Church, the exterior of Haakon’s Hall, colorful fish markets, and the UNESCO-listed Bryggen Harbor area (no entrances).

Tonight you’ll have a free evening to explore the city.

Radisson BLU Royal

Day 07: Bergen Departure

Enjoy a final breakfast at your hotel, and then meet one of our representatives to be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

NOTE: Escorted transfer is only available from your hotel to Bergen Airport on the official end date of the tour. Transfers are conducted by an English-speaking representative.

 

Additional Information

Price includes:

  • 6 nights Copenhagen – Bergen
  • Arrival transfer (Copenhagen) and departure transfer (Bergen) as stated in itinerary above
  • 5 nights’ accommodation including daily buffet breakfasts (5), 1 lunch, and 2 dinners as per itinerary, in centrally located deluxe/first class hotels (fjord view room at Hotel Ullensvang), all rooms with private facilities
  • Guided tours with local English-speaking guide in Copenhagen, Oslo, and Bergen, all entrances included as outlined. All listed sightseeing tours are conducted in a private coach and in English only (Spanish or Portuguese speaking guests will have own coach for all city tours)
  • 1-night cruise Copenhagen - Oslo, incl. accommodation in Commodore Class Queen size bed or 2-berth twin outside cabins with shower/WC, dinner and buffet breakfast on board
  • Luggage handing at all hotels (1 suitcase, 1 piece of hand luggage) except for days 1 and 7
  • Bi-lingual tour escort Days 01-06 (English & Spanish or Portuguese only)
  • Transportation by modern deluxe coach with reclining seats and air conditioning; long distance bus days 02-06 offers WIFI

NOTE: Prices do not include beverages, extra items, or any services not listed in the program above.

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2019 STARTING PRICES | GUARANTEED DEPARTURES       View Escorted Tour Specials

Prices are per person sharing twin-bedded room. Tours start in Copenhagen on Mondays.

Departure Dates and Information
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Tour dates & availability per 10/16/2018. All departures are guaranteed and in USD. Departure is a land-only tour. Guests 7 years or older are welcome; children 7-18 years old must travel with an adult. Tour space is not guaranteed until booked and confirmed. All tours are guided in English.

Third person in extra bed/special child discount! Deduct $185 from posted per person double room rates. Extra bed discount only applies to third person 12 years or older. Child discount (7-12 years): $346.

Land Only
Price

Single
Supplement

May
27


$2299 p.p. twin


$1147

June
10, 17, & 24


$2299 p.p. twin


$1147

July
01, 08, 15, 22, & 29


$2299 p.p. twin


$1147

August
05, 12, 19, & 26


$2299 p.p. twin


$1147

September
02


$2299 p.p. twin


$1147

Tour Information

Tour Type:Escorted Tour
Price: from $2299
Duration:7 days
Cities Visited:Copenhagen - Oslo - Lofthus - Bergen
Departures: May - June - July - August - September

Tour Map

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