Spectacular Fjords and the Coastline of Norway

Explore Norway's breathtaking fjords, mountain scenery, quaint fishing villages and shimmering glaciers alongside locals and scholarly experts.
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Program No. 3471RJ
16 days
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At a Glance

Experience the breathtaking scenery and easygoing pace of the quaint, remote villages along the spectacular fjords and coastline of Norway. Based at a Norwegian folk school and other hotels amid snow-capped mountains and glistening waters, set out each day in dramatic landscapes to delve into everyday life and culture. Explore a fjord-side hamlet where old sheds are turned into second-hand book shops. Spoon brown sugar onto lefse, a delicious Scandinavian flatbread. Discoveries abound — history, arts, education, marine life and maritime traditions — on this uncommon Norwegian adventure.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking 1-2 miles daily over varied terrain.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Sail on Norway’s longest and deepest fjord, Sognefjord, and the incomparably beautiful Næroyfjord, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Experience some of the most magnificent mountain scenery Norway has to offer during the “Norway in a Nutshell” train journey and fjord voyage.
  • Explore Jostedal Valley and its spectacular glaciers, including a short boat ride across a glacier lake.
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