Highlights Of Scandinavia Summer 2019

Overview

Countries and places

Denmark, Norway, Sweden

Tour Code

SCHIA14

Operator

Duration

11 days

Brochure

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The land of the Vikings, deep fjords and the Northern Lights - Norway, Denmark and Sweden - are explored on this fascinating journey of discovery. Visit Copenhagen's Nyhaven, drive around the Hardangerfjord and spend the night on the shores of Lake Vanern.

Sightseeing Highlights

    • Copenhagen Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Little Mermaid, Nyhavn, Royal Amalienborg Palace and the Carlsberg Glyptotek
    • Oslo View the medieval fortress Akershus, the Town Hall and the Royal Palace and visit the Vigeland Sculpture Park with your Local Specialist
    • Bergen See Haakon's Hall and the bustling fish market
    • Stockholm Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the medieval Storkyrkan, the Town Hall, Riddarholm Church and the Royal Palace

What's Included

  • 11 Scandinavian breakfasts
  • 5 Three-course dinners
  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • City orientation tours
  • An expert Travel Director and a professional driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
  • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply
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    Tour Type

    Coach Tours

    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Arrive Copenhagen (2 Nights)

    Welcome to Copenhagen. Relax and unwind after checking in or take a stroll through the city. Tonight meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for dinner at the hotel.

    Day 2 - Copenhagen Sightseeing And Free Time

    This morning, your Local Specialist takes you on a sightseeing tour of this wonderful city, including the major sights such as the Little Mermaid, Nyhavn, the Royal Amalienborg Palace and the Carlsberg Glyptotek. You`ll have free time to visit one of the galleries or do some shopping.

    Day 3 - Copenhagen - Oslo

    Today, travel from Denmark to Sweden via the Helsingor to Helsingborg ferry. Journey past Gothenburg and along Sweden`s scenic coastline to Norway where you will spend the night in the capital city of Oslo.

    Day 4 - Oslo Sightseeing - Vradal

    This morning, your Local Specialist will show you the highlights of Oslo including views of the medieval fortress Akershus, the Town Hall and the Royal Palace. Visit Vigeland Sculpture Park where you will find the world`s largest sculpture exhibition made by a single artist. This afternoon start exploring the impressive Norwegian countryside as you travel towards the Telemark region, famed for being the home of the original and oldest skiing technique. Tonight enjoy dinner at your hotel.

    Day 5 - Vradal - Bergen (2 Nights)

    Start your day with a spectacular drive that takes you through the mountains and around the Hardangerfjord. Arrive in Bergen, Norway`s second-biggest city famed for its shipping, aquaculture and subsea technology industry.

    Day 6 - Bergen Sightseeing And Free Time

    Today experience the history of this picturesque city on your orientation tour. See the 13th century Haakon`s Hall and the bustling fish market. You`ll have free time to explore the harbour area and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Bryggen which is the old wharf of the city.

    Day 7 - Bergen - Sognefjord (hafslo)

    Leave Bergen and see Tvindefossen waterfall on our way to marvel at the Sognefjord, the longest and deepest fjord in the world. Dinner will be at your hotel this evening.

    Day 8 - Sognefjord (hafslo) - Fagernes

    Enjoy spectacular mountain scenery today as you pass high mountain lakes and Jotunheimen National Park where Scandinavia`s highest mountain, Galdhopiggen rises over 2,400 metres.

    Day 9 - Fagernes - Lillehammer - Karlstad

    Travel to Lillehammer, host of the Winter Olympics in 1994. The scenery will change as you drive through lush forests along gorgeous lakes towards Sweden. Spend the night in Karlstad, on the shores of the biggest lake of them all, Lake Vanern.

    Day 10 - Karlstad - Orebro - Stockholm (2 Nights)

    This morning visit Örebro, a lively university town. View the castle dominating the town centre before continuing to Stockholm.

    Day 11 - Stockholm Sightseeing And Free Time

    Today get to know this beautiful city on your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. View the medieval Storkyrkan, the Town Hall and the Royal Palace. Spend time discovering the museums or fashionable stores or consider an Optional Experience in the afternoon. Tonight dine with your fellow travellers and celebrate this memorable trip.

    Day 12 - Depart Stockholm

    Say goodbye to Scandinavia as your holiday draws to a close. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.

    Prices/Dates

    All Prices are in Australian Dollars

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    01 May 2019 12 May 2019 AUD $4005 AUD $3025 AUD $2858
    08 May 2019 19 May 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    17 May 2019 28 May 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    22 May 2019 02 Jun 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    29 May 2019 09 Jun 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    12 Jun 2019 23 Jun 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    14 Jun 2019 25 Jun 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    19 Jun 2019 30 Jun 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    26 Jun 2019 07 Jul 2019     AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    28 Jun 2019 09 Jul 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    05 Jul 2019 16 Jul 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    10 Jul 2019 21 Jul 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    17 Jul 2019 28 Jul 2019   AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    19 Jul 2019 30 Jul 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    24 Jul 2019 04 Aug 2019   AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    02 Aug 2019 13 Aug 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    07 Aug 2019 18 Aug 2019 AUD $4055 AUD $3075 AUD $2905
    14 Aug 2019 25 Aug 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    23 Aug 2019 03 Sep 2019   AUD $3730 AUD $2750 AUD $2598
    30 Aug 2019 10 Sep 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    04 Sep 2019 15 Sep 2019   AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    06 Sep 2019 17 Sep 2019 AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    11 Sep 2019 22 Sep 2019   AUD $4030 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    18 Sep 2019 29 Sep 2019   AUD $3990 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    20 Sep 2019 01 Oct 2019 AUD $3990 AUD $3050 AUD $2882
    27 Sep 2019 08 Oct 2019 AUD $3935 AUD $2995 AUD $2830
    04 Oct 2019 15 Oct 2019 AUD $3565 AUD $2625 AUD $2480
    09 Oct 2019 20 Oct 2019   AUD $3565 AUD $2625 AUD $2480

    Map

    Dynamic Map

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    Static Map

    Below you will find the basic route in which you will travel on this tour.