Norway: Coastal Cities - Twin Centre

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The small, authentic city of Stavanger is home to the Lysefjord, the impressive Pulpit Rock and some of southern Norway’s best walking terrain, whilst vibrant Bergen with its historic colourful Bryggen Wharf and Fløiban funicular is a must for most visitors to the fjords. This holiday combines these 2 popular, yet contrasting cities, taking in some of the best-known attractions in Fjord Norway along the way as well as a memorable and scenic coastal cruise on the new ferry route linking the two ports with breakfast on board.

Tour highlights

  • Spend time discovering two popular Fjord Norway cities
  • Explore the attractions of Stavanger
  • Enjoy a 5-hour scenic coastal cruise from Stavanger to Bergen
  • Visit the impressive Pulpit Rock along the Lysefjord
  • Experience the the colourful city of Bergen known as the 'Gateway of the Fjords'
  • Wander around the famous fish market located on Bergen's harbour

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Itinerary

Day 1: UK to Stavanger

Fly to Stavanger, where a transfer will be waiting to take you to your harbour front hotel (approx. 20 minutes). 

Day 2: Stavanger

A visit to the Preisketolen ‘Pulpit Rock’ is a must, and guests can choose whether to take the Lysefjord cruise, the cruise & hike option to ascend the rock, or an ‘Off the Beaten Track’ guided hike. The ‘Swords in Rock’ monument is another important stop for many visitors, as are the amazing ‘Flor & Fjære’ gardens, located on a remote island approximately 20 minutes outside of Stavanger centre. A selection of museums also provide an interesting insight into the history and culture of the area.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4 or 5: Stavanger to Bergen

A memorable cruise along the fjord coast north toBergenon the new Fjordline ferry route. With comfortable seating and buffet breakfast included on board, you can just sit back and enjoy the scenery – it’s a great alternative to the usual transfers by road as it takes you past the many fjord coast islands. 

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 or 6: Bergen

First morning waking up in Bergen, you have plenty of time to explore this wonderful city. After visiting the main attractions of the fish market, Bryggen Wharf and museums, why not head up the Fløiban funicular for walking trails, panoramic city views and canoeing at the ‘Shoemaker’s Lake’. Visit Edvard Greig’s house for an introduction to his life and piano recital of some of his works, try one of the city’s new food tours, or even discover the old.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8: Bergen to UK

Return to Bergen airport for your flight back to the UK, or transfer by boat to Balestrand for guests extending their holiday.

Meals included: Breakfast

If you wish to extend your stay, you may choose to add a stay in the quiet village ofBalestrand on the Sognefjord at the end of their holiday. Transfers to/from Bergen are by 4-hour coastal express boat are included. Please call our Reservations Team on 01483 791 111 to book or for more information.

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Your holiday includes

  • Return flights from the UK (some supplements may apply)
  • Return transfers to and from the airport
  • Scenic transfer by 5-hour coastal cruise on Fjordline ferry line from Stavanger to Bergen
  • Accommodation with private facilities throughout
  • Bed & Breakfast in Stavanger & Bergen
  • 'Meet & Greet' service throughout your stay, with a welcome to the resort and 24/7 phone service

Your holiday excludes:

  • Any extras, drinks, gratuities and personal expenses

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Hotels

Standard

Superior

Monday departures - 4 nights Stavanger, 3 nights Bergen 

Friday departures - 3 nights Stavanger, 4 nights Bergen

Departure dates

  • Any Monday or Friday throughout the summer

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This accommodation is not available to be booked online, please call our Reservations Team on 01483 791111 to book or for further information
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