Torgallmenningen 2 Bergen Norway 5014

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Budget Tour to Sognefjord via Voss, Gudvangen & Flåm

3-4 PAX 800 $
5-6 PAX 1000 $
(MIN 3 PAX/MAX 6 PAX)

- 10 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Offered in: English

Service Overview 

Get a guaranteed window seat on this shared budget tour to Flåm and the spectacular Sognefjord with no guests obstructing your camera view. You and your group will have a driver available in this highly discounted tour, and being able to enjoy the very same views as the high end travelers in the VIP cars. This tour follows the trail of the well known Noяway in a Nutshell but with the comfort of a private minivan and a skilled driver.
 

 

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Fuel surcharge

  • TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee

  • Special Notice: Due to Norwegian legislation, this tour includes payment for a overnight stay in a tent at our remote island in the Osterfjord. Notice that you dont need to utilize this, as this is solely to comply with the outdated Norwegian transportation law. In case you DO want to utilize this part of the tour, please notify the local supplier at the time of booking and a tent will be provided for your use. A 1500 USD security deposit must be paid for the tent. You will have to put up the tent yourself and make your way to the island on your own!

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees and tickets for attractions, cruise and railway

 

Departure & Return

  • Departure Point: Vetrlidsallmenningen 4, 5014 Bergen by Fløibanen Funicular, lower station

  • Departure Time:  0730 at the Fløibanen Funicular central Bergen, address is: Vetrlidsallmenningen 4, 5014 Bergen

  • Return Details: Vetrlidsallmenningen 4, 5014 Bergen

 

What To Expect

This tour lets you visit and see these places:

  • Bergen City centre

  • Evanger village

  • Voss city with its picturesque church from 1277

  • Tvindefossen spectacular waterfall

  • Gudvangen Viking site

  • Bakka historic village in the UNESCO site

  • Flåm village (2,5 hours self exploration and lunch break)

  • The Flåm Black Church (next to the Flåmsbana train)

  • Return to Bergen at 1500 hrs in time for dinner

 

Your driver will meet you and your group up at the Mount Fløien Funicular station in the morning, or you can upgrade with a additional hotel pickup. You head out on the E16 with your dedicated driver and drive the scenic road towards the small village of Voss. On your way you are able to soak into the views of the fjords and mountains as you pass small farms, rivers and emerald green agricultural areas.

At the small village of Evanger you will have a 10 minute break to see how the locals live around the Vosso river delta before you continue further on to Voss. At Voss you will be able to walk from the Knute Rockne memorial statue to the Church that takes you back to medieval times as it dates back to 1277. Enjoy a unique stonechurch that blends the local building traditions with the engineering achievements of ancient english monks.

Next stop is the magnificent Tvindefossen waterfall that plunges down from the mountain above. Stroll around in the park, and also have the ability to make a comfort stop while here before you continue to the Stalheim serpentine road. This is nothing but Europe's steepest road and falls as much as 1 meter every 5. At the small village of Bakka you can see the deepest end of the Nærøyfjord with your own eyes, and see how this small but yet magnificent place is situated between the amazing mountains climbing up behind it. Enjoy a walk along the shore and see the many boats on the fjords as they pass for that awesome Kodak moment before continuing to Flåm.

Flåm holds all a explorer can wish for and here you are able to explore local shops or enjoy the Flåmsbana Railway museum. You will have 2,5 hours of time to eat and enjoy the Flåm experience before you are able to visit the Flåm Black Church. After the final stop you are returning to Bergen and arriving back just in time for a late dinner. The tour end at your pick up point.

This tour requires a minimum of 3 travelers. If less than 3 you are able to also buy the last seat to access this highly discounted price. Enjoy a tour that blends the low fare economy and the spectacular views without the normal hassle of joining a large buss tour.

 

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Minimum age is 18 years

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers