The Scandinavian country of Norway is known for its fjords and glaciers, as well as the vastness of its forests. While traveling through the gorgeous terrain, travelers will be intrigued by stories of tough Vikings or whimsical trolls. In Norway you cannot stop dreaming when walking past the colourful houses. At the same time, the country also offers plenty of action: hiking, skiing, mountain biking, kayaking and much more await - all taking place in the most spectacular northern landscapes.
Day 1: Arrival day
Transfer from the airport to Bergen.
Day 2: Bergen, Mount Fløyen and Edvard Grieg's Troldhaugen
Discover quarters of Bergen from the time of the Hanseatic League. Take the Fløibanen funicular up to Mount Fløyen, where you can enjoy a great view over the city.
Day 3: Hiking in Bergen
Ride the gondola up Mount Ulriken, the highest mountain in Bergen. Once there, enjoy a scenic mountain hike and simply take in the gorgeous views of the city and bay.
Day 4: Biking beautiful fjord landscapes
Hop on a mountain bike for a spectacular ride past waterfalls and mountains. Enjoy the exceptional views that only Norwegian fjords can provide.
Day 5: Flåm, Kayaking on the Nærøyfjord and Stegastein Platform
Enjoy a kayaking trip along the shore. Afterwards, experience the spectacular Stegastein viewing platform - a 650 meter (2,100 foot) platform rising above Aurlandsfjord, where you will start your afternoon hike.
Day 6: Lofthus, boat ride on the spectacular Nærøyfjord
Take a boat to the village of Gudvangen. This spectacular boat ride goes through the narrow Nærøyfjord, passing farms high on the mountain, waterfalls, and small villages.
Day 7: Hiking on Queen Sonja’s panoramic hiking trail
Having the honour of being named after Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway, today's hike is one of a kind. Located in the high mountains, the trail offers magnificent fjord views.
Day 8: Kayaking excursion
Kayak along the eastern part of Hardangerfjord, one of the longest and deepest fjords of the Norwegian coast.
Day 9: Bergen & glacier hike
At Jondal, enjoy a visit at the glacier centre. After exploring the centre, drive on a serpentine road up to the glacier and equip yourself with crampons and helmets and venture onto the blue ice.
Day 10: Departure day
Transfer to Bergen airport.
June to August
10 to 14 days
moderate to challenging