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DAY 00 — MUMBAI

Assemble at Sahar International Airport
Complete Your Check in & Clear Immigration Formalities & proceed for Departure Gate

 

 

DAY 01 — MUMBAI – DOHA - OSLO

Arrive Oslo and after clearing Immigration, Baggage Collection and Customs, meet your Driver with Pla Card of your name & he will transfer to You Hotel
Approx Time Check In Hotel

 

 

DAY 02 — OSLO – GEIRANGER

Breakfast at hotel
Approx Time We Proceed all the way to Gerienger via Trollstigen Route
Trollstigen National Tourist Route is a 106-kilometre-long stretch of road between Lake Langvatnet on Strynefjell and the Sogge Bridge in Romsdal in Fjord Norway.
Enroute we will the best of Small Towns like Lillehammer etc The city centre is a late 19th-century concentration of wooden houses, which enjoys a picturesque location overlooking the northern part of lake Mjøsa and the river Lågen, surrounded by mountains. Lillehammer hosted the 1994 Winter Olympicsand will host the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics.[2] Before Oslo's withdrawal from consideration, it was included as part of a bid to host events in the 2022 Winter Olympics if Oslo were to win the rights to hold the Games.
Approx Time Arrive Geiranger and Check In Hotel

 

 

DAY 03 — GEIRANGER

Breakfast at hotel
Full Day Enjoy Local Activities in and around Geiranger
Geiranger is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, and has been named the best travel destination in Scandinavia by Lonely Planet. Since 2005, the Geirangerfjord area has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Seven Sisters waterfall is located just west of Geiranger.[2] Norwegian County Road 63 passes through the village. Geiranger Church is the main church for the village and surrounding area.

 

 

DAY 04 — GEIRANGER - FLAM

Breakfast at hotel
Today we drive around 07 Hours to visit One of the most visited Fjords around Oslo… Flam
Upon Arrival Check In Hotel
The name Flåm is documented as early as 1340 as Flaam. It is derived from the plural dative form of the Old Norse word flá meaning "plain, flat piece of land", and it refers to the flood plains of the Flåm River.

 

 

DAY 05 — FLAM – BERGEN – HURTIGUTEN CRUISE

Breakfast at hotel
Today morning at relax and later we drive all the way to Bergen . (Appox 4 hrs)
Bergen, the second largest city in Norway, is charmingly placed between mountains and fjords. The city was founded in 1070 and is the main capital of the fjord country. You will admire the venerable King Haakon's Hall, the Rosenkranz Tower, and Bryggen - a row of Hanseatic timbered houses with characteristic pointed gables facing the harbor, and the bustling Fish and Flower Market,the City Park, and the Grieghall - the concert hall of Bergen.
Hurtigruten Itinerary
After embarkation in Bergen it’s time for a tasty dinner buffet, based on the best ingredients from the coast. We sail north from Bergen along the Hjeltefjord, heading to the high north. Spend the rest of the evening relaxing as you take in the spectacular landscapes, either from deck or in our panorama lounges. There are several pre-voyage programmes available before departure

 

 

DAY 06 — ÅLESUND, GEIRANERFJORD / HJORUNDFJORD

Waking up early gives you chance to admire the breathtaking beauty of the Nordfjord. Sailing past the West Cape, we experience one of the few ventures into open sea during the voyage. Ålesund is a town renowned for its beautiful Art Nouveau architecture. Join the city walk to get a closer look. In the summer months we set course for the spectacular UNESCO-listed Geirangerfjord. The optional excursion begins with a drive up Ørneveien with its magnificent views. Enjoy a picturesque ferry ride from the beautiful Eidsdalen Lake. Then we head for the stark, wild, high-alpine areas. One of the many highlights is the series of 11 hairpin bends down the winding Trollstigen Pass. The excursion
ends with a dinner in Molde before embarking the Hurtigruten ship again

 

 

DAY 07 — TRONDHEIM, THE MEDIEVAL CAPITAL

Few large cities have managed to preserve their intimacy as effectively as Norway’s third largest city, Trondheim. The Viking King Olav Tryggvason founded the city in 997 AD. Be sure to enjoy the views from Gamle Bybrua (the Old Town Bridge) dating back to 1861 and the restored wooden buildings of the Bakkland district.

 

 

DAY 08 — ARCTIC CIRCLE & LOFOTEN ISLANDS

If you are sailing in Arctic waters for the first time the captain will make sure that the occasion is a memorable event, when you participate in the Arctic Circle ceremony on deck. The Arctic Circle marks the border to the Arctic region. In summer this means 24-hour daylight – often referred to as the ‘Midnight Sun’. In winter being above this degree of latitude gives you the Near Ørnes you find Svartisen, Norway’s second largest glacier. Join us for a trip to the Svartisen Tourist Centre, where you can admire the beauty of this mysterious cap of ice. In Bodø you can enjoy an adventure in harmony with nature, eagles and the deep blue sea. We head to Saltstraumen in a RIB, where you will witness the world’s most powerful tidal current. On this exciting journey through the wild landscape, there is also a good chance to observe sea eagles.

 

 

DAY 09 — TROMSO & ARCTIC EXCITEMENT

Get ready for a day full of exciting activities, whatever the season! After leaving Harstad in the early morning, we set our course for Finnsnes passing by Senja, arriving at Finnsnes, just in time for lunch. The ship continues to Tromsø for a prolonged stay. Many epic Arctic expeditions used Tromsø as a starting point. During winter and the polar night, the only lights you’ll see come from the headlamps, the starry sky, and if you’re lucky; the magical Northern Lights. After an exhilarating day in Tromsø, we continue our northbound journey. Now we are in the area where you have the best chance of seeing the Northern Lights between October and March, and we gather on deck to search for this spectacular phenomenon

 

 

DAY 10 — NORTH CAPE (CROSSING THE 71st PARALLEL) – HONNISVAG –ALTA OSLO

After brief early stops in Hammerfest and Havøysund we arrive in Honningsvåg, the gateway to the spectacular North Cape.
Proceed for Northern Cape Tour
The excursion to the North Cape Plateau puts you at 71°10’21”N, only 2,000km from the GeographicalNorth Pole. Standing on top the 307m North Cape plateau gives you a sublime feeling of being at the end of the world. After all, you can’t get any further north in mainland Europe.
Approx Time we Meet Our Coach Driver who will transfer us to Alta Airport (Approx 4 hrs)
Board Your Flight for Oslo
Arrive Oslo and transfer to Check In Hotel

 

 

DAY 11 — OSLO

Breakfast at Hotel
During the visit of the Norwegian Capital you will admire the Royal Palace, the National Theater, The Parliament, the Opera House by the water front, and the medieval Akershus fortress. There will be time for a pleasant stroll through the Frogner Park with the controversial sculptures by Gustav Vigeland.

 

 

DAY 12 — OSLO

Breakfast buffet at hotel
Today you can opt for Self Drive to Kinsarvik. (Appox 5 hrs drive)
The towns of Kinsarvik and nearby Lofthus rest peacefully on the shore of Sørfjorden, an offshoot of Hardangerfjord in the heart of a region known as Ullensvang, home to an estimated half a million fruit trees

 

 

DAY 13 — OSLO

Early Morning Breakfast at hotel or Box Breakfast
Meet your Coach Driver who will transfer you to Oslo Airport
Board your Flight for Mumbai