Day 1 Arrive Copenhagen (2 Nights)
Welcome to Copenhagen. Unwind after check-in or spend time exploring Scandinavia's liveliest city. Enjoy an evening drive - the perfect introduction to Copenhagen. This day is at leisure, keeping in mind your flight to here.
Day 2 Copenhagen: City Tour and Cruise
Enhance your sightseeing experience of Copenhagen on 2-hour of the city by coach and boat. While listening to the intriguing commentary, cruise past legendary Copenhagen attractions like the gorgeous Gefion Fountain, the ornate City Hall and the regal Amalienborg and Christiansborg Palace. Capture fabulous photographs beside the iconic ‘The Little Mermaid’ statue and then climb onto a canal boat for a serene sail around the vibrant harbour. See a picturesque mix of old and new architecture and listen to entertaining narration as you cruise.
-3-hour sightseeing tour of Copenhagen by bus and boat.
-See the Danish capital's famous attractions on a narrated coach tour View City Hall, the Tivoli Gardens, Gefion Fountain, Kongens Nytorv and Gammel Strand.
-Make a stop at Amalienborg Palace or Christiansborg Palace and view the famous The Little Mermaid statue.
-Glide along Copenhagen's beautiful, bustling harbour on a canal cruise.
-Admire both historical and modern buildings that line the waterfront.
Day 3 Copenhagen – Castles tour
Uncover the mysteries behind the fairy tale castles of Copenhagen on a full-day tour of North Zealand, a beautiful region just outside the Danish capital. With a guide, visit Kronborg Castle, a castle made famous as the setting of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’, and delve into the intriguing history of the fortress. Then, admire the architecture of Fredensborg Palace, the residence of the Danish royal family, and the ancient Frederiksborg Castle.
-Day trip from Copenhagen to the Castles of North Zealand.
-See the town of Elsinore, made famous in Shakespeare's Hamlet.
-See Kronborg Castle, the setting of Hamlet and a UNESCO World Heritage Site Pass Fredensborg Palace, a residence of the Danish royal family.
-Visit the 17th-century Frederiksborg Castle.
Day 4 Day trip to Odense: Birthplace of Hans Christian Anderson
Take a train and head to Odense, the birthplace of Hans Christian Anderson. Relive his famous fairy tales and visit museums, homes, cafes dedicated to him. Your train tickets are included here.
-Hans Christian Anderson's House and Museum.
The fairy tale writer's birthplace is situated in the old precinct. The Hans Christian Andersen Museum opened in 1908 as a museum of the poet's life and work, making it one of the oldest poet museums.
-Anderson's Family home
The little house where H.C. Andersen lived with his parents from the age of 2 to 14, was opened as a museum in 1930. The house contains the very humble rooms which comprised the home of the great fairy tale writer, and to which his dearest memories of childhood are attached. Don't forget to visit the actual Hans Christian Andersen Museum.
Discover fascinating lions and Siberian tigers. See chimpanzees swing in the trees and follow the giraffes and zebras walking on the Savannah. Let tropical rain falls lead you to South America and meets the tapirs and giant manatees. Finish the adventure accompanied by the Penguins' call sounds in the Antarctic cold. It is often awarded the Best Zoo in Europe Award.
Experience: Day trip to Odense (Train tickets included)
Day 5 Copenhagen-Bergen
A flight will take you to Bergen, this beautiful Nautical town surrounded by mountains and fjord makes it a wondrous place to spend a few days in.
Bryggen features colourful wooden houses on the old wharf, once a centre of the Hanseatic League's trading empire. The Fløibanen Funicular goes up Fløyen Mountain for panoramic views and hiking trails. The Edvard Grieg House is where the renowned composer once lived.
Meals: Scandinavian Breakfast
Day 6 Bergen: Hop on Hop Off Bus
See Bergen by bus, a City Sightseeing hop-on-hop-off bus, and explore Norway’s second-largest city at your own pace. With 13 stops around the city centre, the route passes all the big Bergen sights such as Fisketorget, the Edvard Greig Museum, Frederiksberg Fortress and more. Discover UNESCO neighbourhoods like Bryggen, and learn about the city from onboard audio commentary. Your voucher is valid for 24 hours.
-City Sightseeing hop-on-hop-off tour of Bergen with audio commentary.
-Create your own itinerary and explore Bergen at your own pace.
-See and visit top Bergen attractions such as UNESCO-listed Bryggen and St Mary’s Church.
-Learn about the city and its landmarks from the informative onboard commentary.
-Hop on and off at 13 stops however many times you wish.
Experience: Hop On Hop Off bus
Day 7 Bergen – Flåm Railway – Sognefjord
The Sognefjord, Norway’s longest and deepest fjord, extends more than 200 km inland to the foot of the Jotunheimen mountains. This area is said to be one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world.
The Sognefjord in a nutshell tour combines a beautiful boat journey on the Sognefjord, with a spectacular train journey on the Flåm Railway. Starting in Bergen you can take the tour as a round trip with a return to Bergen, or as a one-way trip to Oslo. The trip can be completed in one day or as a long journey over several days.
We recommend you to take your time by adding overnight stays and activities along the route. That way you can enjoy the beautiful scenery or partake in an exciting activity such as for instance kayaking, hiking or even going on a fjord safari! There are loads of options for activities and hotels along the route.
The express boat on the Sognefjord from Bergen to Flåm takes approx. 5 hours. The boat stops in several quaint villages along its route and gives you a great opportunity to see "the King of Fjords" up close. It is possible to disembark in, for instance, beautiful Balestrand and stay overnight before you continue your tour the following day. The train journeys are through spectacular nature on the Bergen Railway and the famous Flåm Railway.
Meals: Scandinavian Breakfast
Experiences: Whole day tour to Sognefjord
Day 8 Bergen to Oslo
Take a picturesque train journey from Bergen to Oslo. Let the journey be a highlight of the day. Oslo, the capital of Norway, sits on the country’s southern coast at the head of the Oslofjord. It’s known for its green spaces and museums. Many of these are on the Bygdøy Peninsula, including the waterside Norwegian Maritime Museum and the Viking Ship Museum, with Viking ships from the 9th century. The Holmenkollbakken is a ski-jumping hill with panoramic views of the fjord. It also has a ski museum.
Experience: Day at leisure.
Day 9 Oslo: Cycle tour
This approx. A 3-hour bicycle tour is an ultimate way to explore the highlights of Oslo City. As we ride through central neighbourhoods and boroughs of the city we have carefully selected the route for your experience to create a scenic and memorable journey. Oslo offers a great mix of sights from medieval times as well as modern. Join our tour to learn about Oslo in a historic perspective as well as about the modern city it has become.
-Informative, friendly and professional guide.
-Led by a local guide Comprehensive tour of the city.
-Great overview and orientation of the city.
-A perfect introduction for first-time visitors.
Experience: Guided cycle tour of highlights
Day 10 Oslo: Guided Curated Nordic food tour
Immerse yourself in the rich culinary culture of Oslo during a 4-hour food tour of the capital’s gastronomic hotspots. With an expert epicurean guide, Discover a tempting array of eateries while learning about cutting-edge Scandinavian cuisine. Sip locally produced craft beer; nibble on delectable cheese tasters; and delight in homemade honey. Enjoy an intimate atmosphere on this small-group tour, limited to only 12 food lovers.
-4-hour, a small-group walking tour of Oslo’s food hotspots with a local guide.
-Hear about Oslo’s flourishing restaurant scene and place at the forefront of New Nordic food.
-Visit a selection of eateries to sample delicious local staples and raw foods.
-Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 ensures a more personalised experience.
Day 11: Leave for home with many happy memories.
- Accommodation on a triple sharing basis in 3-star hotels in city centre.
- Travel between Copenhagen to Bergen by flight.
- The train between Bergen and Oslo.
- Train tickets to Odense.
- All activities and experiences that are mentioned. Entry to places is individual costs.
- Return airfare.
- Activities mentioned as not included/Add-on/ DIY
- Local transport within each city.
- Entrance fee at local monuments, museums which are not set out under “Inclusions”.
- Meals not mentioned
- Personal expenses such as beverages, tips, room service etc.
- Any costs arising from flight delays, change in weather conditions, strikes etc. which are beyond our control
- Visa charges and processing
- Travel insurance
- What is not mentioned in “Inclusion"
*Please note: Activities are flexible and depend on availability.