Nordic Tour – Iceland and Norway
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 1: Reykjavik
On arrival at Reykjavik airport, pick up and private transfer to your hotel. Day at leisure or you can choose a SIC tour of Blue Lagoon with admission. This Blue Lagoon tour takes you from Reykjavik to the Blue Lagoon where you can relax and soak in the soothing, milky blue waters, and enjoy the breathtaking scenery. Fed by geothermal seawater from deep under the lava, the Blue Lagoon holds a staggering six million liters of milky blue seawater which is the equivalent of three Olympic size swimming pools! The flow is tremendous entirely renewing the lagoon every 40 hours. If you really want to pamper yourself, you can enjoy a range of luxurious massages, either in the Blue Lagoon itself or in their world class spa. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
- Day 2: Reykjavik
Breakfast at your hotel. Then explore Reykjavik using your 24Hour Hop on Hop Off ticket. Take a bus tour and explore all the city at your leisure, with the opportunity to hop on and off at conveniently located bus stops. With the best of both worlds; a modern trendy and forward-looking city whilst at the same time being close to its unspoiled nature, Reykjavik truly is a magical place to behold. Hop off at Stop 2 for the chance to partake in some whale watching. Spot humpback whales, porpoises or even dolphins! For an exciting taste of history and archaeology, visit Reykjavik City Museum and enjoy a high-tech, interactive multi-media experience, which will delight all the family. Technology meets history here as the museum’s exhibition is center around the excavation of a Viking longhouse dating from the 10th century. Rest of the day at leisure. Later in the evening you can opt for the Northern Lights Mystery Tour for three to five hours. Experience the mysterious Northern Lights in Iceland with their ghostly dance in the winter night sky and learn about the science behind the magic. This tour takes you out of the city lights in hope of seeing the Northern Lights. Aurora Borealis, another name for the Northern Lights, are a natural phenomenon and therefore sighting is not guaranteed. We will drive you to the countryside, into complete darkness, in search of seeing the skies glow. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
- Day 3: Reykjavik
Breakfast at your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at your hotel.
- Day 4: Reykjavik- Oslo
Breakfast at your hotel. Check out and private transfer to the airport for your onward flight to Oslo. On arrival at Oslo airport, pick up and private transfer to your Oslo city center hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Oslo.
- Day 5: Oslo
Breakfast at the hotel. Rest of the day. Or you can explore the city by foot and bus. Overnight in Oslo.
- Day 6: Oslo -Bergen
Breakfast at your hotel. Check out and proceed to station on your own for train to Bergen. On arrival in Bergen, make your own way to hotel. Overnight in hotel.
Or you can go to Bergen using Norway in Nutshell tour. This legendary tour takes you through Norway’s most breathtaking UNESCO-protected fjord and mountain scenery, as well as a trip on Europe’s top scenic rail journeys. The Norway in a nutshell trip takes you through some of Norway's most beautiful fjord scenery. You will experience the scenic Bergen Railway, the breathtaking Flåm Railway, the Aurlandsfjord, the narrow and dramatic UNESCO-protected Nærøyfjord and the steep hairpin bends of Stalheimskleiva (May-September).
- Day 7: Bergen
Breakfast at your hotel. Then proceed for your Bergen 24 hr. Hop on Hop off experience. Bergen is one of the most popular destination in Norway for travelers from all around the world and is Norway’s second largest city, with over 250.000 inhabitants and is estimated to have been founded in 1070. Located at the west coast of Norway some of the most popular attractions include the Funicular, Aquarium, the Hanseatic Museum and, as the birthplace of the hugely popular composer Edward Grieg, the Edward Grieg Museum which receives thousands of visitors from all over the World. This tour will guide you in Bergen and we will show you the city that is known for the high mountains around it. This tour will show you the Fish market, the Aquarium and the special Klima we have in the coast of Norway.
Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Bergen.
- Day 8: Bergen- Departure
Breakfast at your hotel. Check out. Time allowing explore the nearby areas or make some last minute shopping. Later pick up and private transfer to Oslo airport for your onward flight back home.