Royal kingdoms & majestic fjords

/Royal kingdoms & majestic fjords
Royal kingdoms & majestic fjords 2017-02-10T11:52:16+00:00

Project Description

FULL SERVICE INDIVIDUAL TOUR – 10 DAY ROUNDTRIP

A complete tour of five Nordic capitals combined with the most breathtaking fjord areas of Norway! Travel by comfortable trains between the cities and discover the relaxing overnight cruises between Tallinn and Stockholm, and from Copenhagen into the Oslofjord. Private transfers and private city tours as well as central located hotels make this grand tour of Scandinavia a once in a lifetime experience!

DAY 1: ARRIVAL HELSINKI

Individual arrival by plane. Private guided tour of the Finnish capital including Sibelius Monument, the Senate Square, the “Rock Church”, the Orthodox Uspenski Church and the harbor market.

DAY 2: HELSINKI/TALLINN

Ferry crossing to Tallinn, the Estonian capital and old Hanseatic city. Remainder of the day at your leisure.

DAY 3: TALLINN/STOCKHOLM

Private guided walking tour in the medieval part of Tallinn including the town hall square, the Cathedral, St Catherine’s Passage, the Rotterdam Quarter, Toompea Castle and Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Late afternoon you go onboard a Tallink ferry for an overnight cruise from Tallinn to Stockholm.

DAY 4: ARRIVAL STOCKHOLM

Discover with a local guide the capital of Sweden, built on 14 islands and affectionately known as Venice of the north. Must sees are the old town Gamla Stan, the cathedral, the royal castle and the Vasa Ship museum.

DAY 5: STOCKHOLM/MALMÖ/ COPENHAGEN

Train ride through green meadows and large forests to Malmö, the medieval town on the south coast. Short stop-over for a private guided tour of the old town. Train ride across the Öresund bridge to the Danish capital Copenhagen.

DAY 6: COPENHAGEN

Enjoy a guided tour in “Wonderful Copenhagen” including the Nyhavn wharf, the Little Mermaid, the Royal Palace Amalienborg and the beautiful Rosenborg Castle. Spend the evening in the famous Tivoli Gardens.

DAY 7: COPENHAGEN/OSLO

This day is at your own leisure before departure from Copenhagen in the late afternoon onboard a DFDS ferry. Accommodation onboard.

DAY 8: ARRIVAL OSLO

Morning cruise through the beautiful Oslo fjord. Guided tour in Oslo, located between fjord and mountains, including the Vigeland sculpture park, the royal castle and the Polar ship M/S Fram. Remainder of the day at your leisure.

DAY 9: OSLO/NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL/BERGEN

In the morning train ride bound for Bergen, a spectacular train journey that offers a panoramic view of some of the most magnificent landscapes of Norway. Upon arrival to the mountain station of Myrdal you change trains and travel by the Flåm Railway, one of the steepest train lines in the world. From Flåm you go by boat through the Nærøyfjord UNESCO landscapes to Gudvangen. Short coach ride to Voss and train ride to Bergen.

DAY 10: BERGEN – DEPARTURE

Morning tour in the beautiful Hanseatic town on the west coast of Norway including the fish market, the old Hanseatic warehouses, the cathedral and many charming wooden houses. Enjoy a ride by the funicular to mount Fløyen for a last panoramic view of Norway. Transfer to the airport and individual departure by plane.

Services

  • 7 x overnights w/breakfast in central superior tourist class hotels, rooms w. shower/wc

  • Private guides for city tours in Helsinki, Tallinn, Stockholm, Malmö, Copenhagen, Oslo and Bergen.

  • Car transportation and transfers as per program.

  • Ferry crossing incl. outside cabin and halfboard (Scandinavian dinner buffet + breakfast buffet): Helsinki/Tallinn (w/o accommodation and meals), Tallinn/ Stockholm, Copenhagen/Oslo.

  • Train rides Stockholm/Malmö/ Copenhagen, Oslo/Myrdal/Flåm & Voss/ Bergen (2nd class), boat trip Flåm/ Gudvangen, coach Gudvangen/Voss.

  • Luggage handling Oslo/Bergen.

  • Entrance fees: Vasa Museum, Rosenborg Castle, Fram Museum, Fløyen funicular.