Norway - Voss & The Western Fjords Highlights

Norway - Voss & The Western Fjords Highlights

Norway - Voss & The Western Fjords Highlights

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Enjoy a relaxing journey through Holland and spend a night in Denmark before crossing to Norway to enjoy a wonderful tour through one of the World’s most unique landscapes the Norway’s Western Fjords. Incomparable scenery can be found sitting between the Hardangerfjord and Sognefjord. We base our stay at Voss at the heart of “fjord country” and explore the fjords and historic Bergen. We continue across the wonderful Hardangervidda Plateau and head back to Norway’s south coast in Larvik. A truly stunning holiday taking in some breath-taking scenery, history and culture.

 

Park Hotel, Voss * * *

Set right on the lakeside in the centre of Voss • En-suite bedrooms • Mini-bar • Television • Hairdryer • Free Wi-Fi • Restaurant • Bar • Conservatory with lake view • Piano Bar • Cafe • Wine Cellar • Lift. www.parkvoss.no

Day 1

Following the Channel crossing we continue to our overnight half board accommodation in the Arnhem area of Holland.

Day 2

After breakfast we complete the journey through Holland, Germany and cross the border into Denmark to Kolding and check in to our hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3

Travel to Hirtshals on Denmark’s north coast to board the fast-craft for the exciting journey across the Skagerrak Sea to Kristiansand, Norway. From here proceed north, through the wonderful Setesdal Valley to Hovden for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4

Today depart Hovden after breakfast and cross the Haukelifjell mountain road, and then descend to the Sorfjord – a branch of the Hardangerfjord at Odda. After a refreshment stop we continue along the western shore of the fjord by the Folgefonn Glacier, which is flanked by fruit trees on one side and the deep fjord on the other. Arrive in Utne and take a short ferry to Kvanndal to travel north to Voss for our four-night stay.

Day 5

We take a full day tour of the Sognefjord today. Travel over the Vik Mountains to the small town Vik. Stop at Hopperstad Stave Church and then onto Vangsnes for the short ferry ride to Hella and continue to Leikanger via the Kvinna waterfall. We take a comfort stop at Sogndal before making our way to the Sogn Folk Museum. Following our visit we head to Kaupanger and Mannheller for the short sailing to Fodnes. Following this we take a scenic drive via Laerdal, Aurland back to Voss via Flam.

Day 6

After breakfast we visit Bergen “The Capital of the Fjords” and a delightful maritime city. It offers excellent shopping and has lots of bars and cafés in and around the historic wharf “The Bryggen”.

Day 7

We set off for an amazing day tour on our “Norway in a Nutshell” today. We take the Flam railway and board the train in Voss to travel to Myrdal and change trains to continue to Flam – this is a spectacular decent with unforgettable views of mountains and waterfalls. The train travels at a slow pace and there are fantastic photograph opportunities. We spend some time at leisure in Flam before boarding the fjord cruiser to Gudvangen sailing down the narrow Naeroyfjord. On arrival at Gudvangen we head back to Voss in time for our evening meal.

Day 8

After breakfast we travel from Voss to Larvik and our scenic journey includes a variety of landscapes on the Hardanger National Tourist Route. We make a stop at Voringfoss Waterfalls, Norway’s Highest. We continue through Uvdal to Kongsberg and then onto Larvik in time for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 9

Sadly its time to depart Norway and join the morning fast-ferry to Larvik. There will be plenty of time to relax on-board before the arrival into Denmark at Hirtshals. We then drive onto Hamburg and our hotel intime for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 10

We travel across Germany to the Hook of Holland for our overnight crossing back to Harwich.

Day 11

Early morning arrival at Harwich and complete the journey home.

  • Executive coach travel

  • Door to door pick up

  • Short sea ferry / shuttle crossing (outward)

  • Hook of Holland – Harwich ferry crossing (return)

  • Outside bedded Comfort Class cabin (Meals not included)

  • 1 night Half-board Arnhem

  • 1 night Half-board Kolding

  • 1 night Half-board Hovden

  • 4 nights buffet breakfast and 3 course evening meals Voss

  • 1 night Half-board Larvik

  • 1 night Half-board Hamburg

  • Fast craft crossing Hirtshals to Kristiansand

  • Fast craft crossing Larvik to Hirtshals

  • Norway in a Nutshell Tour

  • Entrance to Hopperstad Stave Church

  • Entrance to Sogn Folk Museum

  • Guided Bergen tour

  • Excursions as described in the itinerary

 

Entry fees not included unless otherwise stated

 

Departure Dates

12th May 11 days £1119

25th Aug 11 days £1299 - Red Dragon Tour

 

Single room supplement £216

 

For Door to Door terms & conditions refer to page 92

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Bracknell - Bagshot Road Opposite Glebewood Bus Stop
Bagshot Road - Before the Leisure Centre
Cardiff West Services Cardiff West Services Coach Park
Carmarthen - Boars Head Carmarthen Llamas Bus Stop (Outside Boars Head)
Chepstow Bus Station Chepstow Bus Station
Chieveley Services Chieveley Services (A34/M4) Newbury
Clackett Lane Services Clackett Lane Services, TN16 2ER (Anticlock)
Dover Docks (WHERE USED) Dover Docks (WHERE USED - Eastern Entrance)
Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet Travel Centre, Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet
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Edwards Llantwit Depot Edwards Depot, Llantwit Fardre
Edwards Pembroke Depot Edwards Pembroke Depot, Waterloo Ind Est, SA72 4RR
Extra Services Cobham EB Extra Services Cobham Eastbound, M25 Jct 5-6
Hereford-Rose Tinted Rags Rose Tinted Rags - Hereford Bus Station
(May be a Taxi)
Kilgetty Information Ctr Kilgetty Information Ctr (Community centre)
Bottom of James Park
Leigh Delamare Eastbound Leigh Delamare Services Eastbound Before J17
Llanelli - Town Hall Llanelli -The old bus stops, behind the Town Hall
Waunlanyrafon
Lydney Bus Station Lydney Bus Station, Hams Road
Magor Services Magor Service Coach Park
Maidstone Services Maidstone Services, Junction 8 - M20
Monmouth - Cinderhill St Monmouth - Cinderhill Street Bus stop
NORTHBOUND TOURS ONLY
Narberth - Town Moor Narberth Bus Stop - Town Moor Car Park
Opposite the Primary School
Neath - Railway Neath - Outside Railway Station
Port Talbot Temporary Port Talbot Bus Stop OUTSIDE Customs House
Just past the Plaza
Reading Services Reading Services, Junction 11-12, RG30 3UQ
Ross on Wye Bus Station Ross on Wye Bus Station
Sarn SERVICES Sarn SERVICES - Coach Park
St Clears, Car Park St Clears Car Park
Stop 24 Svcs (M20 J11) Stop 24 (Westenhanger) Services (M20 J11)
Swindon Hilton Swindon Hilton - Outside the hotel, Junction 16
Wellington Street Swansea Swansea, Wellington Street Coach Bay
Whitland North Road Whitland North Road Car Park

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