GLOBUS 2024: Norwegian Fjords Escape with Northern Lights (KTN)
10 days from Oslo to Oslo
See the beauty of the fjords with fewer crowds on this off-season escorted tour of Norway. Your adventure begins in Oslo, home of the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony. Go sightseeing with an expert Local Guide to see the National Theater (home of Henrik Ibsen's plays), Parliament and the Royal Palace, as well as the magnificent display of Gustav Vigeland's sculptures in Frogner Park. From Oslo, you'll drive northwest through Hallingdal-a large valley, rich in the traditions of iron production, cattle trade, folk art, music, and dance. You'll pass through the world's longest road tunnel to Aurland on your way to the beautiful village of Flam, situated at the head of Aurlandsfjord. Your stay in Flam includes a boat ride on the spectacular Naeroyfjord-a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Continue on to Bergen, the 'City of Seven Mountains,' where you'll take a drive to see Bergenhus Fortress, the Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf, Bergen's harbor, and the famous fish market. Take a step back in time through the cobblestone streets lined by multi-hued wooden houses that are quintessentially Norwegian. Travel back via train to Oslo through the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. Fly from Oslo to the lively and vibrant town of Tromso, where you enjoy an orientation walk and visit to the Arctic Cathedral. This two-night stay gives you the opportunity to take part join an optional excursion to see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis).Join us to experience Norway's exquisite natural beauty that will stay with you for years to come-a guided vacation in Norway you'll treasure forever.
Call (345) 949-8182 for more information or to book today! Mention code 17540563
- Tour Operator
- Offer valid through 12/31/2023
- 10 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Oslo||Welcome to Oslo! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (D)|
|Day 2||Oslo||A Walk in the Park OSLO Guided sightseeing includes a walk through Frogner Park and a visit to City Hall. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT ART & ARCHITECTURE Frogner Park contains over 200 sculptures in granite, bronze, and wrought iron, along with fountains and bridges comprising the life's work of legendary sculptor Gustav Vigeland. Visit the stately Oslo City Hall, with its red-brick architecture, soaring towers, and 49 bells. Here, the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony takes place each year.|
|Day 3||Flam||Norwegian Beauty Scenic drive through Hallingdal. GOL Free time to browse. (B,D) 193 mi / 311 kmFREE TIME TIPSEXPLORE MORE with a scenic drive through the stunning landscapes of Hallingdal en route to Gol. Here, spend time to browse the town centre of this little Halingdal Valley town located in Eastern Norway, midway between Oslo and Bergen.|
|Day 4||Flam||Deep Blue Drama FLAM [LF] Boat ride on the famed and dramatically beautiful Naeroyfjord. Free time this afternoon. (B,D)LOCAL FAVORITE NATURAL WONDERS The Sognefjord, Norway's longest and deepest fjord, is surrounded by exceptional natural beauty. Cruise onto the wild and wonderful waters of the Naeroyfjord, carved deep amid spectacular views of sheer, snow-topped mountains, waterfalls, and idyllic farms clinging to the mountainsides above one of the most dramatic fjords in Europe.|
|Day 5||Bergen||Coastal Charisma BERGEN Orientation drive includes Bryggen, the Hanseatic Wharf, the harbor, and the Fish Market. (B) 104 mi / 167 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTPICTURE PERFECT Beautiful Bergen paints the shoreline with different hues of its wooden houses along the old wharf on Norway's southwestern coast. Often called the 'Fjord Capital of Norway,' Bergen will charm you with its quaint charisma and the breathtaking natural wonder between the seven mountains.|
|Day 6||Oslo||Panoramas on the Rails BERGEN Train ride back to Oslo. OSLO Dinner at the hotel. (B,D) 302mi / 486kmTOUR HIGHLIGHT EPIC JOURNEY All aboard for some of Scandinavia's most beautiful landscapes. It crosses the Hardangervidda National Park, onto the Hardangervidda plateau, Europe's largest high-mountain plateau.|
|Day 7||Tromso||Shining Lights OSLO Fly to Tromsoe.TROMSO Orientation walk includes the Arctic Cathedral. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT ICY ARCHITECTURE The Arctic Cathedral stands proud at the end of Tromso bridge, clearly visible from the centre of the town. Strip lights have been positioned between the 11 lamella panels that make up the church walls. When darkness falls, the church's unusual shape is visible from all parts of Tromso to represent the light in the long, dark winter days.|
|Day 8||Tromso||Gateway to the North TROMSO Free day. (B)FREE TIME TIPS EXPLORE MORE in Tromso with a cruise on a hybrid-electric boat to spy the unspoiled natural beauty of fish below and birds above this stunning "Gateway to the North.'|
|Day 9||Oslo||Oslo Bound TROMSO Fly to Oslo. (B,D)TOUR HIGHLIGHT Time to pack your bags and say goodbye to the magical icy town of Tromso with a flight to Oslo to relax and reminisce over your stunning Norwegian adventure.|
|Day 10||Oslo||Safe travels until we meet again! OSLO Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)|
- US$ Price Details
All Escapes by Globus tours and departures are excluded from the following Globus discounts: Book Early & Save Discounts, Second Tour Discount and Small Group Discount.Travel Terms & Conditions
The purchase of any travel services offered by Globus, constitutes a contractual arrangement between you (the Participant) and Globus, and represents your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand the Terms & Conditions prior to booking. These Terms & Conditions cover Deposit Amounts (Air & Land), Final Payment Dates, Confirmations, Invoicing, Cancellation Fee Schedules, Revisions & Revision Fees, Air Arrangements, Participation Eligibility & Reductions, Force Majeure, Special Needs and Participation Requirements, Information required for Reservations and Travel, On Trip Experience Information, Safety & Medical Care, River Cruising, Trip Documents, Service Inquires After Your Trip, and Responsibility.
- Vacation departures, itineraries and prices are subject to change.
- A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required for Globus to reserve space for you. View Terms & Conditions for limited exceptions and items not included in the price.
- Additional airline-imposed fees for seat assignments may apply and are not included in your total package cost. Please refer to carrier websites for seat assignment policies and applicable pricing.
Booking your Vacation with Air
Our volume buying power saves you money. We may be able to provide you with flight arrangements from your gateway city. Globus offers 2 air options: Flex Air and Instant Purchase Air. Early Airfare Price Guarantee locks in a price that is guaranteed not to increase. Air pricing and schedules are available approximately 330 days prior to last travel date in the itinerary. At that time the best air price will be utilized and a new invoice with the air cost and confirmed schedule will be sent. The identity of the carrier, which may include the carrier's codeshare partner, will be assigned and disclosed at this time. If the guaranteed price is the lowest, the schedule with the lowest fare per contracted classes of service will be booked. Any voluntary change to the confirmed flights negates the guaranteed price and is subject to air pricing at the time of the change.
Guaranteed air-inclusive prices - air is only available to passengers traveling from the United States and only available when booked in conjunction with a land vacation. Additional per person, non-refundable, non-transferable deposits and payments are required for your international flights and/or for intra-trip air. These are in addition to the land deposits and payments. Air-inclusive trip pricing is guaranteed upon receipt of deposit or payment in full for the entire reservation as advised during the booking process. Deposit amounts for air range from $300 per person up to the full ticket price. Instant Purchase Air requires air payment in full at time of booking (i.e. air-inclusive vacation) plus a non-refundable per person service fee of $30 (North/Central America), $50 (Europe/Middle East) or $80 (all other international destinations). Once booked, Instant Purchase Air is non-refundable, and non-changeable. Once your airfare is confirmed and Globus has received your full air and land deposit, your air-inclusive vacation price is guaranteed.
Air-Inclusive Vacations - Applicable Taxes & Fees
Air-inclusive vacations include government-imposed taxes and fees applicable at the time of booking and will be shown as a Total Amount. Additional airline fees for baggage may apply. At the time of booking your air-inclusive vacation online, carrier Websites will be provided to check baggage fees, or you can visit www.iflybags.com for up-to-date baggage pricing/restrictions. For return travel from some countries, international travelers are required to pay entry and/or exit fees at the airport. These fees will be collected by the local government and are payable by the participant at time of travel. Your confirmation booking information will contain information about these fees.
"Starting at" Disclaimer
The "Starting at" or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include International airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. If a price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s) - please review current promotions or deals for additional information. Some tours require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Globus).