Trip Overview

Magic Lofotens

Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 159 Reviews
Private tour to Norway
Take in the natural beauty of Norway on the extensive tour from Oslo to the world's most scenic railway to the Briksdal Glacier and the Geirangerfjord. Then sail on the Hurtigruten cruise to the spectacular Lofoten Islands, located above the Arctic Circle, to discover their wildlife and to see the Midnight Sun. Please note: the best time to travel: April 1 - September 30

Magic Lofotens

10 days5 cities
Norway1 country
Private tour to Norway
From
$5,738
Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 159 Reviews
Take in the natural beauty of Norway on the extensive tour from Oslo to the world's most scenic railway to the Briksdal Glacier and the Geirangerfjord. Then sail on the Hurtigruten cruise to the spectacular Lofoten Islands, located above the Arctic Circle, to discover their wildlife and to see the Midnight Sun. Please note: the best time to travel: April 1 - September 30

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Day-By-Day

Oslo

first destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Oslo
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the fabulous capital of Norway - Oslo! Your private driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free.

Clarion Collection Folketeateret, Oslo
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The hotel Clarion Collection Folketeateret boasts a stylish interior and superb location near the Oslo Central Station right in the heart of the city. All guestrooms come with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

train
Oslo
Flam
4 hrs 40 min + 1 hr

A train ride from Oslo to Flam is one of the highlights of any Norway tour and is known for two things. First, the 20 km (12 mi) long Flam - Myrdal portion called the Flamsbana is the steepest railway in the world. And second, it’s believed to be the most breathtaking route in the entire world. 

 

Flam

second destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 2
Train Trip to Flam on the Flamsbana
Tasting
Tasting

This morning after breakfast you check out from the hotel. You have some free time to explore Oslo. In the afternoon take a train that takes you to an unforgettable Oslo - Myrdal - Flam rail ride.

Flamsbrygga Hotel, Flam
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The Flamsbrygga Hotel is a great place to stay during your visit to Flam. It’s located near the Flam train station and offers comfortable rooms, equipped with private bathrooms and everything you need for a comfortable stay.

ferry
Flam
Balestrand
1 hr 30 min

Taking a ferry from Flam to Bergen is among the most memorable ways to travel between the cities. During the ride you’ll have everything you need for a comfortable journey, unique photo opportunities, and a chance to marvel at the beauty of Aurlandsfjord and Sognefjord.

Balestrand

third destination
1 day in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 3
Boat Ride to Balestrand
Boat ride
Boat ride

Have the morning at your leisure. In the afternoon enjoy an express boat ride to Balestrand, set nearby Norway's largest fjord - Sognefjord (trip duration: 1,5 hours).

Kviknes Hotel, Balestrand
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The Kviknes Hotel is located right on the shore of the scenic Sognefjord and promises elegant guest rooms, equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay. The hotel boasts an elegant restaurant and a large choice of outdoor activities.

car
Balestrand
Geiranger
5 hrs 50 min

Your personal driver takes you on a breathtaking journey along some of the most picturesque Norwegian panoramas. On the way to Geiranger, you’ll pass amazing lakes, sheer-sided mountains, and authentic villages.

Geiranger

fourth destination
2 days in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Briksdal Glacier Day Trip & Transfer to Geiranger
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast you check out and take a trip to one of the world's most famous glaciers - the Briksdal Glacier. After the day tour you are transferred to the spectacular Geiranger.

Day 5
Free Day at Geirangerfjord & Hurtigruten Cruise to Svolvaer
Free day
Free day

In the morning begin your Geiranger exploration by visiting the Norsk Fjordsenter Museum. Afterwards board a comfortable Hurtigruten ship to begin your fantastic cruise to Svolvaer.

Hotel Union, Geiranger
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The stylish Hotel Union is set right next to the breathtaking Geiranger Fjord, it offers comfortable guestrooms equipped with free WiFi, a TV, and a minibar. The hotel’s spa/fitness center and restaurant are at your service during your stay.

ferry
Geiranger
Svolvaer
2 days 10 hrs

Without a doubt, taking a ferry from Geiranger to Svolvaer is among the most memorable ways to travel between these two beautiful cities. This scenic route offers unique photo opportunities and great amenities.

Svolvaer

fifth destination
2 days cruising and 3 days in the city
2 nights onboard a ferry and 3 nights in a hotel
Day 6
Stop in Trondheim
Day tour
Day tour

Today you have a stop in Trondheim - the unique Viking heritage of this amazing city.

Day 7
Arrival to Svolvaer
Free day
Free day

In the evening around 9 p.m. your cruise ship arrives in the capital of the Lofoten islands - Svolvaer, easily recognized by its sea-facing Rorbu cabins, drying racks, lovely harbor, galleries, and arts and crafts shops.

Day 8
Lofoten Museum & Midnight Sun Safari
Museum
Museum
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast meet your driver and guide, visit the Lofoten Museum, see the Vagan Church and set off on an unforgettable Midnight Sun Safari.

Day 9
Trollfjord Cruise
Day tour
Day tour
Boat ride
Boat ride

In the morning after breakfast in your hotel prepare for an exotic day cruise to the famous Trollfjord. Ahead is an adventurous day out at sea as you experience the magnificent Lofoten Islands by sea!

Day 10
Departure from Svolvaer
Transfer
Transfer

Following breakfast at the hotel you meet your driver in the hotel lobby who takes you to the airport for your flight home. Thank you for choosing Firebird Tours! We look forward to seeing you on other tours with us!

4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Oslo, Flam, Balestrand, Geiranger and Svolvaer;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Other meals according to the itinerary;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the detailed itinerary;
  • Traditional beer tasting at a local Flam Brewery;
  • Hurtigruten cruise to Svolvaer: 2 nights on board the ship in the Outside cabin (with included breakfasts);
  • Regular class train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal);
  • Regular class boat tickets Flam - Balestrand;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Journey on the scenic Flamsbana Railway
  • Fjords boat trip from Flam to Balestrand
  • Briksdal Glacier Day Trip
  • Midnight Sun Safari in Svolvaer
  • Trollfjord Cruise in the Lofoten Islands

What To Know

  • Scandinavian climate is unpredictable and weather can be quite harsh even during summers.
  • Bringing a water resistant jacket, umbrella, and some warm clothes is a must.
  • Most of the tours you’re going to have are walking, so make sure to bring convenient walking shoes.
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