About This Trip

Cruise the spectacular fjords, ride the fantastic Flåm Railway, and visit Oslo, Bergen, Molde and Trondheim!

Tour highlights: Trollstigen, the Atlantic Ocean Road, city sightseeing in Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim, Hardangerfjord Nature Center, the Flåm Railway, Geirangerfjord cruise, Glacier Museum, Ergan Kystfort, Nidaros Cathedral

Dates & Prices

  • Tour A:
    Jun 27 2022 to Jul 7 2022
  • Tour B:
    Jul 7 2022 to Jul 17 2022
  • Tour C:
    Jul 30 2022 to Aug 9 2022
  • Price with air/taxes/fuel from: TBD Price includes airfare from Mpls/St. Paul plus taxes/fees and fuel surcharge. Unless paid in full, fuel and all taxes are subject to change and will be re-assessed in your statement prior to final payment. Inquire about airfare from your home city.
  • Land Only from: TBD Services begin in Oslo and end in Trondheim
  • Single Room Supplement: TBD

Tour Information

Tour/Price Includes

  • Roundtrip airfare from Mpls / St. Paul (For departures from other cities, please contact Brekke Tours)
  • 9 nights accommodations, double occupancy, with private facilities
  • Daily breakfast [B], 1 lunch [L] and 8 dinners [D]
  • 1st-class touring coach, train & ferries per itinerary
  • City sightseeing in Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim
  • Entrance fees to all sites including: Norwegian Folk Museum, Hardangerfjord Nature Center, Troldhaugen, Ergan Kystfort and Nidaros Cathedral
  • Luggage handling at hotels for 1 suitcase (subject to availability)
  • Tour Director for Days 2 - 10

Disclaimer

This tour is not yet confirmed. Pricing and itinerary will be confirmed later in 2021. To reserve your space on this tour, please complete the early registration form and submit your fully refundable $400 deposit (payable by check). Once airfare is confirmed and pricing is finalized, you will receive a confirmed, priced itinerary, the applicable terms and conditions and information pertaining to travel insurance. To reconfirm your participation, you will also be asked to complete our Tour Registration Form. You will then have two weeks to cancel; should you cancel, you will receive a full refund of your trip deposit..

Please note: upon acceptance of the confirmed itinerary and price, your deposit of $400 per person becomes non-refundable.

Tour Map

Spectacular Norway

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1: JUNE 27 / JULY 9 / JULY 30 Mpls/St. Paul―Oslo

Depart the USA on your transatlantic flight. To request alternate dates or for estimated airfare supplements from other US cities, please note on application.

DAY 2: JUNE 28 / JULY 10 / JULY 31 Oslo

Arrive at Oslo Gardermoen Airport. Transfer to hotel. Balance of day free to relax and adjust to time change. Welcome dinner and overnight at the classic Grand Hotel.

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DAY 3: JUNE 29 / JULY 11 / AUGUST 1 Oslo

Morning sightseeing tour of Oslo includes a visit to Vigeland Sculpture Park and the Norwegian Folk Museum featuring Gol Stave Church. Afternoon and evening free for shopping and independent explorations. Dinner on own. Overnight at hotel.

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DAY 4: JUNE 30 / JULY 12 / AUGUST 2 Oslo―Eidfjord―Voss

Drive through the Hallingdal Valley. Cross the Hardangervidda, the largest high mountain plateau in Northern Europe, to Hardanger. In Eidfjord, visit the Hardangerfjord Nature Center reflecting Norway’s love and respect for nature. Continue to Voss. Dinner and overnight at the historic Fleischer’s Hotel.

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DAY 5: JULY 1 / JULY 13 / AUGUST 3 Bergen Excursion

Travel to Norway’s second largest city, Bergen. City sightseeing tour includes Troldhaugen, home of Norway’s renowned musician, the late Edvard Grieg. Tour concludes with a guided walk through the historic Hanseatic Wharf. Time on own to stroll through the colorful Fish Market or take other independent explorations. Return to Voss for dinner and overnight at hotel.

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DAY 6: JULY 2 / JULY 14 / AUGUST 4 Voss―Flåm―Loen

Board the Oslo/Bergen Railway. At Myrdal, transfer to the famous Flåm Railway, ranked as one of the top 20 train rides in the world. Within 13 miles, descend 2800 feet to Flåm. Drive through the world's 2nd longest tunnel from Aurland to Lærdal. Ferry across the mighty Sognefjord. Proceed to Skei. Opportunity to purchase quality crafts and woven products at Audhild Viken’s Weaving Workshop. Drive to Loen. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Alexandra.

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DAY 7: JULY 3 / JULY 15 / AUGUST 5 Loen

Morning excursion to the sparkling Briksdal Glacier. Ride the "Troll Cart" to view the glacier and feel the icy waters of the river below. Return to Loen. Afternoon free to relax at the hotel or experience the Loen Skylift for a view of the surrounding fjords and mountains. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Alexandra.

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DAY 8: JULY 4 / JULY 16 / AUGUST 6 Loen―Geiranger―Molde

Cruise the renowned Geirangerfjord from Hellesylt to Geiranger. Travel the “Golden Route.” Ascend the Eagle Road and continue to the famous Troll’s Path with its steep and narrow hairpin bends. Proceed to Molde, the “City of Roses,” for dinner and overnight at Scandic Seilet (seaview rooms).

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DAY 9: JULY 5 / JULY 17 / AUGUST 7 Molde―Trondheim

Drive the Atlantic Ocean Road with the vast ocean on one side and snow-clad mountain peaks on the other. Travel to the fishing village of Bud. Tour Ergan Kystfort, a defensive bunker built by the Germans during the occupation of Norway during World War II. Salmon lunch at a local restaurant. Continue to Trondheim. Dinner and overnight at Scandic Nidelven Hotel.

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DAY 10: JULY 6 / JULY 18 / AUGUST 8 Trondheim

Morning sightseeing tour of Trondheim includes a visit to the Nidaros Cathedral, one of the most splendid cathedrals in Scandinavia. Afternoon free. Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.

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DAY 11: JULY 7 / JULY 19 / AUGUST 9 Trondheim―Depart

Tour ends following breakfast. Transfer to Trondheim Værnes Airport for return flight. Longer stays may be requested upon registration for a minimum charge of $150.

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