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Norway Discover Villages and Stunning Scenery Along the Norwegian Coast

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Discover Villages and Stunning Scenery along the Norwegian Coast. Join our trip along the Norwegian Coast with the Coastal Steamer / Hurtigruten. Stop at secluded villages, get the know the variety, culture, traditions and experience the beauty of Norway. Look out for the Northern Lights the further north you travel. Enjoy four seasons in two weeks!

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrive in Bergen

Arrive Bergen and take the local transport in to town.


In the evening, your local expert will meet you for a drink and inform you about your coming week.


Meet a Local for a drink and trip brief. Your local expert will meet you at your hotel and take you to a restaurant / café nearby for a drink and chat about your upcoming trip.

Accommodation: 3 - 4 * hotel in the city center

Visited:
Bergen

Day 2: ​Walk with a Local Bergen

Walk with a local in the city of Bergen, to see the hidden gems (3 hours, easy walk).


Embark the Hurtigruten in the evening.


Walk with a local: walk around Bergen with a local guide and discover the hidden places of the city like a local. Listen to stories and enjoy the insight to local Bergen. Places visited in the activity: Various places in Bergen city. Easy walking.


Hurtigruten: in the afternoon or early evening, embark Hurtigruten and settle in, ready to cruise along the Norwegian coast.  


Board: Breakfast. 


Accomodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
BergenHurtigruten

Day 3: Hurtigruten - Majestic Hjørundfjord - Ålesund

Cruise into Hjørundfjord.

Arrive Ålesund in the evening and explore the city on your own.

Cruise into Hjørundfjord: Hurtigruten to Ålesund via Hjørundfjorden, one of the most beautiful fjords of Norway. This trip enable you to experience dramatic landscape with tall and steep mountains rising from the sea and with the Sunnmørs Alps in the background.

Board: Breakfast, Lunch. 

Accommodation: 3 - 4 * hotel in the city center.

Visited:
Hurtigruten Ålesund

Day 4: ​Visit Finnøy & Ona Lighthouse as a Local

Wake up in beautiful Ålesund.


Travel by high-speed ferry and bus to visit the beautiful Finnøy and Ona Lighthouse before returning to Ålesund. 


Spend the evening in Ålesund.


Visit Finnøy an Ona Lighthouse: this is a round trip with high-speed ferry to Harøya first before taking the bus to Finnøya and from there another ferry to Ona. A trip outside of Ålesund that truly show the network of islands connected with ferries and public transport. The stunning scenery makes the journey all worth it! This is a full day tour (12 hrs), so pack for the day!   


Board: Breakfast. 


Accommodation: 3 - 4 * hotel in the city center.

Visited:
Ålesund

Day 5: Spend the day in Ålesund and Embark Hurtigruten in the afternoon

Explore Ålesund on your own.


Embark hurtigruten and continue cruising north. Hurtigruten: board the ship in the afternoon and head towards Trondheim. 


Board: Breakfast, Dinner. 


Accommodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
ÅlesundHurtigruten

Day 6: ​Trondheim - Rørvik, onboard Hurtigruten

Arrive Trondheim 10:00 and spend three hours exploring the city on your own before cruising onwards woth Hurtigruten.

Board: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Accommodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
Hurtigruten

Day 7: Hurtigruten along Nordland, Bodø and arrive Svolvær

Spend the day enjoying the incredible coastline of Norway. Arrive Svolvær and transfer to Kabelvåg in the evening. 

Board: Breakfast, Lunch.

Accommodation in traditional Fisherman´s hut.

Visited:
Hurtigruten SvolværKabelvåg

Day 8: Explore Lofoten and Kalvåg

Spend your day enjoying a range of activities at your own choice (not included). 

Activities at own choice; for example spa, fishing, special dinner and aquavit tasting, kayaking, hiking and more. 

Board: Breakfast.

Accommodation: in traditional Fishermans hut.

Visited:
KabelvågLofotenKalvåg

Day 9: Day free at own Leisure - Embark Hurtigruten in the evening

Use the day to Explore the area and do activities. Transfer back to Hurtigruten and cruise north.

Board: Breakfast.

Accommodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
KalvågHurtigruten

Day 10: ​Arrive Tromsø - Off Beat Farm Experience with dogs, slow food and Northern Lights

Arrive in Tromsø at around early afternoon.      Get picked up and drive in the wilderness to a local farm focusing on dogs and slow food.    Lunsj with the huskies and a dog sledding afterwards (with wheels if no snow).              Dinner by the bonfire and look out for Northern Lights.


Off Beat Farm Experience with Dogs, Slow Food and hopefully Northern Lights: you will be picked up on arrival with Hurtigruten and transfer 1,5 hr to a farm offbeat from Tromsø. Here you will spend the day with dogs, take them out for a dogsledding tour (or with wheels, pending on snow), enjoy food from the nature and spend the evneing around the bonfire looking out for Northern Lights.  


Board: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner .


Accommodation: at a local farm off beat from Tromsø.

Visited:
Hurtigruten Tromsø

Day 11: ​Return to Tromsø and Hurtigruta

Morning at the farm and drive back to Tromsø. Check in at Hurtigruten, and get back out in the city to explore for a couple of hours before departing. 


Board: Breakfast, Dinner. 


Accommodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
TromsøHurtigruten

Day 12: Hurtigruten to Havøysund, the Edge of Norway

Arrive In Havøysund in the morning. Havøysund is a small village by the cost  with a unique nature and experiences. 


Board: Breakfast.


Accommodation: Hotel and cabins by the sea.

Visited:
Hurtigruten Havøysund

Day 13: ​Hurtigruten to Honningsvåg and day trip to North Cape

Board hurtigruten in the morning. Arrive Honningsvåg and visit North Cape. Return to Honnigsvåg and Hurtigruten.


Visit the North Cape: this is a trip organised by Hurtigruten. On arrival in Honningsvår, a bus will take you to the North Cape, known to be the northernmost point on mainland Europe and Norway. Enjoy the experience before the bus take you back to the Hurtigruten to continue your voyage.

Board: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. 

Accommodation: Hurtigruten - outside cabin.

Visited:
HavøysundHurtigruten

Day 14: ​Hurtigruten towards Kirkenes

Cruise into Kirkenes where you will arrive in the Morning. 


Board: Breakfast.

Visited:
Hurtigruten

Bergen Hurtigruten Ålesund Svolvær Kabelvåg Lofoten Kalvåg Tromsø Havøysund

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $5,360 / 14 days
Excluding international flights
Price Based on Double Occupancy2 Pax4 PaxSingle Supplement
$5,360$4,960$7,070

Included in price:

  • 13 Nights Accommodation w/breakfast (including the nights in Hurtigruten)
  • Meet & Greet incl a drink
  • 3 hrs local Walk in Bergen
  • Hurtigruten cruise (all meals included)
  • Ona lighthouse day trip
  • Transport to and from Nyvågar Rorbuer
  • Transport, activities, dogsleding, lunch, dinner and breakfast at trapper's farm
  • Day-trip to Nordkapp
  • Airport bus to the Airport in Kirkenes
  • 24 Hour Agency Support
  • Customization of the Itinerary with the Local Agency in Norway
  • Free Time between many of the Activities

Not included in price:

  • International Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals not specified in the Itinerary
  • Gratuities for Guides and Drivers

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