26 October 2016

Norway Tours and Cruises

A Coastal Combination tour - 6 Days

The coast with the most.

On this great Norwegian adventure you begin in the pretty coastal city of Bergen before setting sail with Hurtigurten, the country's famous ferry service that has connected coastal communities for more than 120 years. You will be hugging the coastline on your overnight journey north to Ålesund, a town famed for its distinctive Art Nouveau architecture and envious location at the entrance to the Sunnmøre fjords and the spectacular Geiranger fjord..

Tour Highlights

  • Bergen    ·
  • Hurtigruten    ·
  • Geiranger & Ålesund    ·

Full Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Bergen

On arrival at Bergen airport you transfer to the Grand Hotel Terminus for a two night stay. Begin your short break in this city where mountain meets fjord in impressive style. Charming and colourful Bergen embraces its surroundings and offers a fascinating array of activities including good museums, plenty of cultural activities and superb restaurants.

Day 2: Bergen

Free time to enjoy Bergen your way. You may wish to take the funicular or cable car up to the top of the surrounding mountains for some impressive views and trekking. Try some delicacies at the Fish Market, or buy a bun from Baker Brun. Take the tram to Troldhaugen, the home of Edvard Grieg and join the throngs exploring the Hanseatic wharf, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and symbol of Bergen’s 11th century cultural heritage.

Day 3: Hurtigruten

Your Hurtigruten ship leaves early evening giving you another full day to explore the maze of perfectly preserved wooden houses and cobbled streets or delve into the art museums that fill four buildings in the city centre. Then set sail for the overnight journey to Ålesund. Dinner is served as you cruise the coast with the views made all the more enjoyable as a result of the long summer evenings.

Day 4: Geiranger & Ålesund

You arrive quayside in the morning but stay on board the ship for a day cruise into the mighty Geiranger fjord during which a delicious lunch is included. There is an optional excursion today where you can disembark at Geiranger and take a dramatic and panoramic return coach journey to Ålesund arriving back to meet the boat late afternoon. Then check in to the Hotel Brosundet for a two night stay.

Day 5: Ålesund

Today is free for you to explore Alesund at leisure. This can be on foot, by bike or on you can take an exciting sea safari. Public buses and ferries can also take you further afield to Briksdal Glacier or you can consider hiring a car for more flexibility and independence enabling you to see more of this stunning part of Norway.

Day 6: Depart Ålesund

Direct flights operate to London Gatwick from Alesund enabling you to enjoy another full day at leisure before returning to the UK. See more of the sights, take another exciting tour, meet the locals and go shopping for souvenirs making the most of the long sunny day.


Standard fr £941pp

Valid between:

  • 01/06/2017 - 31/08/2017

Rates based on twinshare

Price includes

  • · Return flights from London Gatwick
  • · 4 nights accommodation as per itinerary
  • · Lodging in twin room(s) with private WC/Shower
  • · Breakfasts throughout
  • · 1 x lunch and 1 x dinner aboard the Hurtigruten
  • · Bergen - Geiranger - Alesund sailing on board the
  • · Hurtigruten in an unspecified inside cabin

International flights not included unless otherwise stated

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