Norway & Sweden Bike Tour
Seaside Scandinavia – Waterways & Spas South of Oslo
From $4,599 - $4,899 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
(+$1,090 for sgl. occ.)
Start your journey in cosmopolitan Oslo, set on a royal-blue fjord. On two wheels, explore ancient Viking lands, 16th-century Fredrikstad and colorful harbor villages. And discover peaceful roads amid holiday homes on Sweden's stunning coast. Along the way, rejuvenate at our glorious spa hotels and savor fresh-caught seafood. You'll have nothing but superlatives to describe your time here. Everything about this Scandinavian adventure is legendary.
- Pamper yourself at our magnificent spa hotels, sleek waterfront properties with cozy lounges and views of the sapphire Oslofjord
- Pedal easygoing routes along quiet country roads and dedicated bike paths amid tidy farms, tufts of forest and charming summer cabins
- Dine on Scandinavian specialties prepared with fresh-caught seafood and locally sourced ingredients, and sample the ubiquitous aquavit
- Connect with complex history and dynamic culture, from beautifully preserved 16th-century Fredrikstad to cosmopolitan Oslo
Day 1 We kick off our adventure in the cosmopolitan capital of Oslo | Pedal amid Drøbak's wonderfully preserved wooden houses, many dating to the 1700s | Explore Son, a lovely village on the Oslofjord teeming with art galleries and cafés | Relax at our cozy Nordic retreat with harbor and sea views.
Day 2 Ride along the sheltered coast, dotted with summer cabins | Outside of Moss, tiny fishing villages look just as they did long ago | Pedal to Fredrikstad, whose 16th-century old quarter is Scandinavia's best-preserved fortified town | Explore the charming streets and inviting shops nestled in the ramparts | Say hallå to Sweden as we cross the border | Fresh-caught seafood is on tonight's menu.
Days 3-4 Spin along tree-lined roads through the lush Swedish landscape | Travel back in time to the Nordic Bronze Age in Tanum, a World Heritage site that boasts spectacularly preserved rock carvings | Pass through peaceful coastal villages where vacationing Swedes soak up the long-lasting summer sun | Aboard a cruise ship, sail emerald waters to Sandefjord, Norway | Two-wheel it through a patchwork of small family farms to coastal Larvik | Luxuriate at Farris Bad, named for the natural mineral springs that feed its restorative pools.
Days 5-6 Tufts of forest and meticulously kept homesteads line today's route | Bike to medieval Tanum Church, exquisitely simplistic and surrounded by centuries-old headstones | An invigorating plunge in the azure Oslofjord may be calling your name | Picnic at Larvik Museum, then return to vibrant Oslo.
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- 10 or more guests: from $4,599 pp dbl occ
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