Relaxing night at Helsinki
Your exciting holiday begins at Helsinki over a 8 hour flight from New Delhi. If you arrive early buy a Helsinki card the grants free entry to city’s major attractions and museums along with unlimited travel on public transportation. This is the best way to get yourself acquainted to the city. Spend a relaxing evening in the city.
Explore the Helsinki’s attractions
The following morning after a hearty breakfast, you head out exploring Helsinki’s attractions such as the bustling Senate Square, Uspenski Cathedral, Finlandia Hall, the New Opera House.
Overnight Viking Cruise Ship to Stockholm
Later in the evening get on board on an overnight Viking cruise ship that whisks you away to the stylish Swedish capital , Stockholm. Indulge in cafes, restaurants and shops with overnight stay in the cosy ship’s cabins. The Viking Line Cruise will either be M/S Mariella or M/S Gabriella ship from Helsinki to Stockholm
Maritime Scenery from the ship at breakfast before docking at Stockholm
Savour the maritime scenery during breakfast as the ship navigates through Sweden’s Archipelago, a collection of over 30,000 islands and inlets.
Visit the iconic Vasa Ship Museum, Blue Hall and buy Stockholm pass to experience free sightseeing tours and discounts at shops and restaurants
After pulling into the harbour at Stockholm, a city built on 14 islands, check in to your centrally-located hotel. You now head to the iconic Vasa Ship Museum that displays the only almost fully intact 17th century ship that has ever been salvaged, the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628. Our Travel Engineers recommend buying My Stockholm Pass that gives you free admission to 75 experiences and sightseeing tours! Make sure you leave some time to visit the City Halls famous Blue Hall. In the evening indulge some great restaurants and shops in the city and enjoy discounts with City pass.
Explore narrow alleys and medieval houses of Stockholm’s charming old town and take a ferry to Fjaderholmarna
After indulging in a hearty Scandinavian breakfast at your hotel its time to venture out to see more of magnificent Stockholm. Our Travel Engineer recommend you visit the city’s charming old town with its mysterious narrow alleys and well preserved medieval houses. Further on spend your afternoon in Fja?derholmarna, the closest of Stockholm’s Archipelago islands about 30 mins ferry ride, where you can browse the local handicrafts, and enjoy an authentic Swedish dinner at your choice of restaurants.
Take a morning train to Copenhagen and explore Carlsberg brewery & city’s bustling Strøget Street in the evening
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel its time to board the train for your next destination Copenhagen over a 5 hour train from Stockholm. On board admire the scenic views of Southern Sweden. Once you’ve arrived and settled in your hotel at the city centre, you head out to the popular Strøget Street and indulge in some great cafes and pubs. If you arrive early in the day you could explore the famous Carlsberg brewery, only 3.5 km by bus from central Copenhagen.
Admire the historic sights and colourful buildings of Nyhavn on a guided walking tour
Copenhagen is best explore walking, take a 3 hour walking tour to the downtown of city which is famous for its picturesque cobblestone streets, historic castles, and 17th-century architecture. Explore Copenhagen’s most popular districts such as Nyhavn the wonderful colourful Harbour Front with instaworthy views of the colourful buildings and see the city’s famous castles, squares, and gardens—all with the full attention of your guide.
Overnight Cruise to Oslo
Get on Board DFDS Crown Seaways or Pearl Seaways cruise in the afternoon for an overnight journey to Oslo
By late afternoon on your third day it’s time to board the ship DFDS Crown Seaways or Pearl Seaways to Oslo, which cruises gently up the Kattegat Sund on its way to Norway’s capital city. Take part in the dancing and entertainment on board or just relax and watch the sunset from the deck.
Arrive early to Oslo, take a half day city tour, Ski Jump at Holmenkollen and indulge at bustling shopping street Bogstadveien
After spending a cosy night in your cruise cabin you now arrive early to port in the scenic Oslo Fjord. After checking in to your hotel you will head out for a quick half day city tour to explore historical and architectural highlights of the city including iconic Vigeland Park a verdant enclave dedicated to the work of Norwegian Sculptor Gustav Vigiland , Holmenkollen Ski Jump for and opportunity of Ski Jump and sweeping views of the Oslo city ending with the Kon tiki Museum to hear details of the Thor Heyerdahl’s incredible voyages and see the rafts he used for sailing across the world’s ocean ! Later in the afternoon bask in the cosmopolitan glow of Bogstadveien, Oslo’s busy shopping street and enjoy a relaxed evening !
Scenic Train Journey in one of world’s 20 best trains to Flam
Enjoy an early breakfast then head to Oslo Central Station to board the Bergensbanen train that winds though Norway’s breathtaking mountainous terrain on its journey to Bergen. This railway, voted one of the 20 best in the world, takes you through the charming villages of Gol and Geilo before a stop at Myrdal 4 hour 30 mins from Oslo to switch trains. The next 1 hour of the journey is on the world famous Fla?m Railway, which descends nearly 900 metres to the charming village of Fla?m, where you spend a night surrounded by the towering mountainsides of the Aurlandsfjord*.
Our Travel Engineer recommend that you can book luggage transfer for Norway in advance in which case your luggage will be picked up in Oslo and will be waiting for you upon arrival in Bergen.
Explore Flam and admire the stunning scenery and abundant bird life as the Fjords open up to the sea,on board express boat to Bergen
After a hearty breakfast,spend the early part of your day roaming the village of Fla?m and visit the Fla?m Railway Documentation Centre to learn about the construction of the world’s steepest railway track. Later in the afternoon experience a unique Norwegian adventure as an express boat carries you to Bergen through Aurlandsfjord and Sognefjord, Norway’s deepest and longest fjord. As the fjords open up to the sea, the scenery includes abundant bird life.
You arrive later in the evening indulge Europe’s oldest port city as the wharf lits up at night.
Visit the The Fløibanen funicular ride 320 m above sea level to Mount FLoyen for spectacular views of the city
After a relaxing night the next day you head straight for the best known attraction in Bergen, The Fløibanen funicular ride 320 m above sea level to Mount FLoyen for spectacular views of the city. Fløbanen runs every 30 mins and takes about 8 mins to reach on top where you can indulge in some great walks, cafes and restaurants.
Explore the 900 years old Bergen wharf
After a quick visit return back to catch a glimpse of local culture at the lively fish market and nearby Bryggen wharf a UNESCO World Heritage site which dates back 900 years as a major Hanseatic trading centre. for picturesque views and stroll around to admire touristy shops.
Explore Bergen and stroll around the wharf, later catch scenic train journey back to Oslo
On your last day in Bergen you spend the first half of your day by the wharf relaxing and appreciating Bergen’s historic charms before boarding the return train to Oslo. On the way, you can relax once more while taking in some of the world’s most beautiful scenery over 7 hour scenic journey from Bergen to Oslo over the “mountainous rooftop“ of Norway. Once you check in to your hotel your evening is free to explore the city’s many restaurants, cafes, and nightclubs.
The following day brings you to the end of your Scandinavian journey. After checking out you head straight to the Airport for your flight back to India!