With UNESCO-listed fjords and snow-capped mountain ranges that stretch around the country, Norway offers a land of alluring landscapes to tempt any traveler. The best way to see it? By train, bus and boat — in one hassle-free day tour. Hop aboard to discover the countryside that frames the Bergen and Flåm railways, and admire Aurlandsfjord, Nærøyfjord, the village of Flåm and more.
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Departure from the hotel by car with a guide. You will take the road 16 through Dale, where Dale of Norway, the famous Norwegian sweaters factory, is located. Then you drive through the town of Voss.
There is a stop at Tvindefossen waterfall. Move closer to the waterfall, and you will feel its freshness and coolness. Then you drive to Stalheym hotel. You can walk through the hotel to the observation desk which provides beautiful views on Neroydalen valley – included together with the Naeroyfjord on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
After descending from the hotel along Stalheymskleiva serpentine, you come to the village of Gudvangen located at the end of Nærøyfjord – one of the sleeves of Sognefjord. 11:30 (11:45) Departure for a fjord cruise from Gudvangen along Nærøyfjord and then from Aurlandsfordu to Flåm on the ferry or a motor yacht. This part of Sognefjord was added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 2005 due to its beauty.
13:40 (14:10) Arrival in Flåm. Free time in Flåm. In the meantime, you can dine in Furukroa restaurant – buffet – or visit souvenir shops, a museum of unique Flåm Railway or the local Ægir brewery.
14:50-15:46 Trip to Flomsbane by famous Flåm Railway to Myrdal to the height of 867 meters above sea level. Along the way, you will see breathtaking views and have a stop at Kjosfossen waterfall, where you can get off the train and take some unforgettable pictures, and – if you’re lucky – you can see the mythical inhabitants of these magical places. In Myrdal, there is a train change to Voss.
15: 51-16: 34 Train Myrdal-Voss. In Voss you can take a short walk in the center, see the medieval church built in 1277 and see a stone cross that commemorates the conversion of Norway to Christianity (1023). Return to Bergen from Voss. Arrival in Bergen.
Additionally: The cost of the ferry cruise: 38€ / adult and 19€ / children under 16 years. Cruise from Gudvangen to Flåm on a private yacht: on request. Duration approx. 2 hours. Cruise from Gudvangen to Flåm on RIB speed boat: on request. Duration approx. 1.5 hour, max. 12 people.