Magic of the Fjords - Oslo - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

Irresistible offers on inspirational holidays, exclusively for our members.

Every day, irresistible holiday offers, for members only

We Love

  • Experience the best of what Norway has to offer on this 6-night trip: glass-like fjords, waterfalls, city culture and unique Viking History.
  • Highlights include a ride on the Flam Mountain Railway; a cruise on Sognefjord - the longest fjord in Norway, and have time to yourself for exploring the Fjærland glacier.
  • You will be accommodated in cosy, comfortable hotels throughout, with daily breakfast and two dinners included.

Your Itinerary In Brief

The Norwegian Fjords region is one of the most spectacular natural landscapes and best preserved in the world. A setting that combines impressive images of fjords, majestic glaciers, waterfalls, crystalline lakes and snowy mountains, sprinkled with picturesque villages seemed straight out of a postcard.

 

Beginning in cultural capital Oslo, you will make your way to smaller charming cities such as Bergen, with its UNESCO listed waterfront. Along the way, you will witness the spectacular scenery of the country, where smooth glass-like fjords reflect the soaring mountains above.

 

As for accommodation, we have selected comfortable and cosy hotels in convenient locations, so you can be assured of a restful night after your day's adventures.

 

Experience the best of what Norway has to offer: fjords, waterfalls, coastal and city culture, the unique Viking History, a glacier, mountains, and idyllic islands are among what you will find. You will travel the region using railway, panoramic train route and ferries. There are no coaches included, we therefore recommend you travel light and find your inner adventurer. This tour is allows you to explore the cities in your own pace and have time for leisure activities.

 

Our Offer

 

6-Night Magic of the Fjords Tour

 

Day 1: Arrive in Oslo
Day 2: Oslo
Day 3: Oslo - Myrdal - Flåm - Sognefjord
Day 4: Sognefjord
Day 5: Balestrand - Bergen
Day 6: Bergen
Day 7: Departure

Your Itinerary

Day 1-2: Oslo

Day 1: Arrival in Norway

Welcome to the Kingdom of Norway – a country with the most beautiful fjords on Earth. Forests and the beautiful Oslofjord surround this vibrant city. Upon arrival, transfer on your own to a hotel in the city centre. The rest of the day is at leisure - walk along the streets and explore the city of the royal family, and the main Karl Johan’s street, with many shops, bars and cafes. 

Overnight in Comfort Børsparken Hotel or similar

 

Day 2: Oslo

After breakfast, head out & explore the city. Discover the city of Oslo on your own or you can choose to join to an optional excursion tour for 5 hours on the bus and with a certified local guide. The tour of the city includes the Holmenkollen Ski Jump, guided tour through Vigeland Sculpture Park, entrance to the Fram museum and to the Viking Ship Museum with a local guide.

 

Want to see more? Purchase a 24 hour Oslo pass that will grant you free travel on the public transport in Oslo area and entrance to most of the city’s attractions like Akershus Castle, Oslo City hall, Fram Museum, Kon-Tiki Museum, Munch Museum, National History Museum, Nobel Peace Center and much more.

Overnight in Comfort Børsparken Hotel or similar

Day 3-4: Sognefjord - Flam

Day 3: Oslo - Sognefjord

After breakfast, make your way to Oslo train station around 07:00-07:15am, and start journey to discover the beautiful fjords of Norway. Early departure to Myrdal by train. Myrdal station is a mountain railway station and junction, located about 13 km from the village Flåm. Here you will board the famous Flåmsbana - one of the steepest trainlines in the world. The train journey runs through fantastic nature, past the Rallar road, steep mountains, breath-taking waterfalls, through 20 tunnels and offers so many viewpoints that many feel like travelling multiple times between the mountain and the fjord.

 

Arrive to Flåm, where you will have some free time to discover this beautiful village. Your journey continues by a cruise on the Sognefjord - the King of Norway and the longest fjord in Norway. The initial part of the fjord, called Aurlandsfjord, is a 17-kilometre arm of the world’s second longest fjord, the Sognefjord (204 km). It is considered to be one of the most picturesque fjords in the world.

 

Timings are subject to availability of train but limited to the following:

06:25 – Departure from Oslo to Myrdal arr. 11:37
12:13 – Departure from Myrdal to Flåm arr. 13:10
15:30 – Departure from Flåm towards Balestrand arr. 16:55
OR
08:25 – Departure from Oslo to Myrdal arr. 12:58
13:27 – Departure from Myrdal to Flåm arr. 14:25
15:30 – Departure from Flåm towards Balestrand arr. 16:55

 

Upon arrival in Balestrand, take a short walk from the port to the hotel and enjoy dinner at the hotel.

Overnight in the Kviknes Hotel or similar

 

Day 4: Sognefjord

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before you have a day at leisure to explore the region on your own or you can book a Half day excursion to Fjærland (1st June – 15th September only).

 

Round-trip Balestrand - Fjærland including Bøyabreen, Supphellebreen and a visit to the Norwegian Glacier Museum. Sail in through the beautiful Fjærland fjord with amazing views of the steep mountains, the green fjord itself and vibrant landscape. We arrive at Fjærland where the glacier meets the fjord. Here we wait for a shuttle bus which takes us to the Norwegian Glacier Museum. Enjoy Ivo Caprino's panoramic film about Jostedalen Glacier and the fascinating exhibition.

 

The trip continues by coach to the two glaciers –Supphellebreen and Bøyabreen – before the coach takes us back to Fjærland. The full-day excursion concludes with a boat trip back to Hella/Balestrand. Coach to the glaciers and museum entrance are included in the round-trip fare. We recommend that you book this excursion when you book the tour as we cannot guarantee availability if booked upon arrival in Norway. Following your day, enjoy dinner at the hotel.

Overnight in the Kviknes Hotel or similar

Day 5-7: Balestrand - Bergen

Day 5: Balestrand - Bergen

Start your day with breakfast in the hotel and enjoy free time in the morning. Late afternoon you will embark on the fast boat destined to Bergen – the world heritage city. Bergen is the Gateway to the Fjords of Norway. As a UNESCO World Heritage City and a European City of Culture, the Bergen region has the ideal combination of nature, culture and exciting urban life all year around. If your time allows, explore a unique place in Bergen and book a visit to Magic Ice bar- the coolest experience in the city.

Overnight in the Augustin Hotel or similar

 

Day 6: Bergen

Enjoy breakfast in the hotel, then spend your day exploring Bergen. Enjoy the sightseeing of Bergen on your own. Pass through the most emblematic places such as the Hanseatic Bryggen, with the church of Mary, the Hakon fortress and the famous fish market. You can visit the Fløibanen Funicular, which will take you on the top of the Mountain Fløyen, for overall view of the city.

 

If you wish to explore more on your own, you could choose to buy a Bergen city card for 24hrs. You can travel for free on Light Rail and buses in Bergen and the region and visit the following attractions for free: Haakon's Hall, Rosenkrantz Tower, St Mary Church, Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Horda Museum, Fantoft Stave Church and get discount in many other attractions, shops and restaurants.

Overnight in the Augustin Hotel or similar

 

Day 7: Departure for the UK

After breakfast, you will have some time to do some last minute shopping for Viking souvenirs before you make your own way to the airport for your flight home.

Your Tour Hotels

Standard Hotels

Maximum room capacity

Our members will stay at the following hotels in a Standard Room.

 

Oslo: 2-night stay at the Comfort Børsparken Hotel or similar 

Balestrand: 2-night stay at the Kviknes Hotel 4* or similar 

Bergen: 2-night stay at the Augustin Hotel or similar 

 

These rooms sleep up to 2 adults + 1 child.

Your Board Basis

Our members will stay on a Bed and Breakfast basis. This offer also includes 2 x 3-course dinners while staying in the Balestrand.

Your Optional Excursions

Half Day Fjærland Excursion from Balestrand

Your Optional Excursions

Enjoy the lovely fjord trip to the villages between the glaciers – Balestrand and Fjærland. Along the fjord we'll pass tiny villages, waterfalls and steep mountains. We sail along the beautiful Fjærlandfjord. On arrival at Fjærland, a shuttle bus will take us to the Bøyabreen glacier and the Norwegian Glacier Museum.

 

At the museum, through advanced film techniques, interactive models and your own experiment with genuine glacier ice, you will learn about how glaciers shaped the fjord landscape and the interaction between man and nature.

Round trip cruise Bergen – Mostraumen 3 hours (Daily at 10:00 or 14:00)

Your Optional Excursions

Join this round-trip cruise from Bergen in spectacular fjord scenery. This fantastic tour takes you up the 27-kilometre long Osterfjord. Underway, the fjord narrows between steep mountains as we bring you safely through the powerful currents of the shallow and narrow Mostraumen strait.

 

We sail our bow right up to a waterfall to catch a bucket of ice-cold mountain water for you to sample before turning back and returning to Bergen through the magnificent landscape. The modern, comfortable boats have sundecks and kiosks offering refreshments, including beer and wine.

 

Important Information

Audio-guiding in Norwegian and English.

Departure point: From Zachariasbryggen wharf in Bergen.

Departure: from Zachariasbryggen quay at the Fish Market. Returning to the same place.

Sightseeing Fjord Cruise in Bergen, incl. Light Buffet Dinner

Your Optional Excursions

Sail from the "Dregge" pier located in the downtown of Bergen to Old Bergen along the coast with the ability to make great pictures of stunning scenery. While sailing in the Fjord of the North Sea, our guests will be able to see and enjoy an “overview” of different places of Bergen from the surface of the water such as Bergen's famous Fish Market, Bryggen (UNESCO world heritage site), Fløibanen, Fløyen Mountain, Ulriken Mountain, Rosenkrantz Tower, Håkon’s Hall, Bergenhus Fortress, Nordnes Neighbourhood, Stables of Sandvik Coast Cultural Center, Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Sanviken Neighbourhood, the Nyhavn Area and many other places from downtown to the Old Bergen and back.

 

Important Information:

Light Buffet Dinner: Smoked Salmon. Shrimps. Sausages. Pepperoni. Fresh Green Salad. Potato Salad. Pickled Herring. Pickled Herring in Tomato Sauce. Remoulade. Thousand Island dressing. Bread. Butter. Flatbread.

Start time: 17:00

Duration: approx. 1.5 Hours (timetable subject to change)

Your Journey

Flights:

You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.

 

The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers:

It may be possible to add return transfers at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (flight inclusive offers only - subject to availability).

 

For inbound transfer arrangements please confirm with your transfer provider when you arrive. Alternatively, please check with the reception of your accommodation. If you still require assistance, please call the transfer provider directly. 

Your Destination

Oslo

Explore the cosmopolitan and maritime city of Oslo on foot from your hotel. Numerous famous attractions are close by, such as the Karl Johans Gate, the Royal Palace, the National Theater and the Storting (Parliament) building. In addition to historic architecture, the city also offers modern nightlife areas such as Aker Brygge and Tjuvholmen, two areas famous for their lively bar scene.

In More Detail

Please find practical information about your trip
This tour is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Pets are not allowed.
No taxes to pay on the spot.

 

Please Note:

Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.

Schedules and prices are subject to change.

If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team.

Room Information: the bed for the 3rd/4th guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed.

Restaurant Information: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally. Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only.

 

What's Included:

  • 6 nights in the mentioned hotels or similar
  • Breakfast
  • Two 3-course dinners per person in the Hotel in Balestrand
  • Bergen Railway train from Oslo to Myrdal
  • Panoramic train from Myrdal to flam
  • Cruise on the sognefjord & aurlandsfjord from flam to balestrand
  • Cruise on the sognefjord from balestrand to bergen

Not Included:

  • Airport transfers
  • Flights 
  • Luggage handling 
  • Drinks, lunches and dinners in Bergen & Oslo
  • Drinks and other meals not clearly mentioned
  • Surcharge for special requests on food, and meals.
  • Entrance fees, permits and guide service during free time.
  • Insurance, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Surcharge for public holidays

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy is not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.

 

Please note that due to the current situation, any information mentioned is subject to change or adaptation.

We strongly recommend that you contact the hotel three days before your departure to keep you informed of the latest changes and information.

You can also refer to our FAQ section to find more information on the development of the situation.

We suggest that you keep informed of the latest regulations in force:

 In the UK via the corresponding link: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus

Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information please click here. 

Please note that the advice can change, and you should continue to check all advice until you travel. 


Entry Requirements 

You must ensure you have a valid passport to travel on. 

If your passport describes you as a British Citizen, you do not need a visa to enter Norway. For non-British citizens, you should check the current entry requirements on the website of the Foreign Ministry and if necessary, confirm with the Norwegian Embassy. 


Health
 

For information about important health advice and any vaccinations required please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice and https://travelhealthpro.org.uk/countries

If vaccinations or other preventive measures are required, you will need to visit your health professional at least 8 weeks before your trip. In the event that you are referred to a medical facility for treatment, you should contact your insurance/medical assistance company immediately. 

Please note that passport, visa and health requirements can change. It is every traveller’s responsibility to ensure they have a valid passport, any required visas, and all the necessary vaccinations/health requirements as well as adequate insurance. 

Brexit 

If you are travelling to the EU, the UK government recommends that you have six months left on your passport on the date of your arrival to an EU country. You should also check when your passport was renewed.


If you renewed a 10-year adult passport before it expired, extra months may have been added to your passport’s expiry date. These extra months over 10 years will not count towards the 6 months that must be remaining. The UK Government has published a website tool to check the validity of your passport under these rules: https://www.passport.service.gov.uk/check-a-passport

You can renew your passport online or by going to a Post Office with a Check and Send service: https://www.gov.uk/renew-adult-passport/renew

If your passport does not meet the criteria for third-country nationals, you may be denied entry to any of the Schengen area countries. 

Please visit https://www.gov.uk/guidance/passport-rules-for-travel-to-europe-after-brexit for further information.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the UK Government is currently requesting that all travellers returning to the UK, (with exceptions), must provide their journey and contact details up to 48 hours before arrival, and self-isolate at home for 14 days. These restrictions will be reviewed every three weeks. The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) currently advises British nationals against all but essential international travel, and this advice is also being kept under constant review. Please note that this information is constantly being reviewed and may be subject to change.

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

The Voyage Privé Promise

  • A unique selection of high-end accommodation
  • Exclusive perks and discounts of up to -70%
  • For all inquiries, refer to the help rubric available 24/7
Show moreShow less

Carefully selected travel offers

Our offers are distinguished by their quality and the level of their services.

- Curated offers carefully selected by our travel experts.

- We are world recognised in the tourism industry.

- We are constantly improving the quality of our offers, thanks to on-going feedback from our members.


Exclusive prices and discounts of up to -70%

Our flash sales guarantee our members the best rates on the market.

- The 7-day flash sales can be extended or restocked in exceptional circumstances, when we have the opportunity to offer more available dates.

- We negotiate the best rates thanks to our highly regarded reputation and our evergrowing database of members.

- An exclusive discount based on the reference price provided by our partners and suppliers (maximum price advertised for a room and board basis, on a specific time period), guaranteed by means of contract for each sale.

- We offer reliable, responsive, high-quality service.


Quality service: informative, reliable & responsive

Our goal: to provide members with a unique and unforgettable travel experience.

- A simple, inspiring and innovative service, both on your computer and your mobile.

- On-site professional support for your queries.

- Our Customer Service team are available to support you before, during and after your trip.

  1. Voyage Privé
  2. Luxury holidays
  3. Magic of the Fjords