Norway Family Walking & Hiking Tour – Older Teens & 20s
Mountains, Glaciers & the Deepest Fjord – Voss to Bergen
From $4,149 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
(+$490 for sgl. occ.)
Fjords—extraordinary geologic wonders. And Norway is home to an enviable collection. Be humbled as you and your family ferry across magnificent Sognefjord, Norway's deepest fjord, an ideal gateway to vigorous shoreline hikes through serene valleys, quiet villages and dense pine forests. Welcome to a gloriously unique perspective.
- Boat among some of Norway's numerous breathtaking glacier-carved fjords, with cliffs plunging to the sea
- Trek past idyllic farms, waterfalls and colorful wildflowers, learning about the native wildlife from a local guide
- Explore the Viking-age village of Balestrand, where welcoming artists now ply their creative trade
- Hike on sparkling sapphire-blue Nigardsbreen Glacier during a fun guided family excursion
Day 1 Walk across fertile valleys dotted with wildflowers, farms and waterfalls | Visit privately owned Stalheim Folk Museum, where exhibits depict Norwegian life from the Middle Ages to World War II | Savor delicious homemade specialties at a mountain farm.
Day 2 Boat among Norway's pristine fjords | Join a local guide to explore the rural landscape and learn more about its flora and fauna | Behold Urnes Stave Church, a World Heritage site built in the 12th century | Ferry through spectacular Nærøyfjord, Europe's narrowest fjord.
Days 3-4 A guided excursion on sapphire-blue Nigardsbreen Glacier awaits | From the charming waterfront community of Fjærland, a steep walk leads to a fantastic vista of Jostedalsbreen, continental Europe's largest glacier | The world-famous Norwegian Glacier Museum is a must-see | Enjoy a farm-fresh lunch in a restored cottage | Take a challenging and unforgettable hike to the glacial foot of Flatbreen or a ramble through peaceful Mundal Valley—the choice is yours!
Days 5-6 Get to know historic Balestrand, an inviting artists' village with two burial mounds from the Viking age | Sweeping views of the Sognefjord's sparkling waters and surrounding snowcapped peaks await in Balestølen | If you're feeling brave, indulge in a post-hike dip in the invigorating glacier-fed waters | Enjoy dinner at a unique eatery set in the middle of an orchard.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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Gather your favorite people to share a Backroads adventure on a ready-to-book Private Trip - featuring all the legendary Backroads hallmarks from expert leaders to unforgettable activities. You can pick from a large selection of dates for your group of 8 or more. Call us for date availability. If your party has fewer than 8 guests, or if your preferred date is not available, we'll create a departure just for you.
2019 Private Trip Pricing
- 10 or more guests: from $3,999 pp dbl occ
- 8 - 9 guests: from $4,599 pp dbl occ
- 6 - 7 guests: from $4,599 pp dbl occ
- 4 - 5 guests: from $6,099 pp dbl occ
- 2 - 3 guests: from $7,099 pp dbl occ
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