Nelson's Scandinavia
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The King of the Fjords Tour

3 days /2 nights
This tour can be taken from both Bergen and Oslo.
The world’s longest fjord the Sognefjord, 204 km long and 1296 metres at its deepest, lies at the heart of Fjord Norway . Visitors will discover some of the wildest and most beautiful scenery in Norway.

From Oslo, take the train (2nd class) on the Bergen rail line towards Myrdal. Experience the Eastern Norway’s wide expanses of forests, secluded lakes and dizzy waterfalls, to fertile valleys with well-kept farmsteads. Climb the Hardangervidda mountain range to Myrdal. Change trains for the famous Flåm Railway line.(Described above)
Dinner and overnight in picturesque Flåm by the Aurland Fjord, at Fretheim Hotel.

Scandinavian Style breakfast at the hotel. Depart Flåm by regularly scheduled boat. Cruise the Aurlandfjord into the Sognefjord, also known as the King of Fjords. This fjord is the longest and deepest fjord in Norway. Disembark at Balestrand for afternoon at leisure, dinner and overnight stay at one of Norway’s most famous hotels, Kvikne’s Hotel.

Scandinavian style breakfast at the hotel. Depart Balestrand by regularly scheduled express boat. Cruise out the Sognefjord and south along the west coast to Bergen, the second largest city in Norway with some 250 000 inhabitants.
Afternoon at leisure to explore this cultural pearl. Great maritime history and heritage with a famous fish market. End of services.
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