The Norwegian Fjords
Copenhagen to London
This Norwegian odyssey begins with an overnight stay in the Danish capital of Copenhagen, one of the most beautiful cities in Scandinavia and recently voted one of the friendliest cities in the world. Cross the Kattegat Sea to the historic Old Town of Grenaa and another Nordic capital, magnificent Oslo, a place of Viking heritage, extraordinary modern art and medieval architecture.
In Flam, enjoy a ride on the scenic railway and cruise the Sognefjord, the largest and best- known fjord in the country. Stroll through one of Norway’s biggest ports, Bergen, then explore the spectacular landscape surrounding the village of Geiranger and the port of Alesund.
With shore excursions in the cities of Stavanger and Kristiansand offering more opportunities for discovery, you will also spend a day in the Scottish capital of Edinburgh, to experience all its mains sights, before your cruise comes to an end in Tilbury, the port of London.
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Depart: 16 Jul 2019
Return: 1 Aug 2019
Duration: 17 days
Your travel itinerary
Arrive into Copenhagen transfer to Aegean Odyssey.
See the city’s many highlights on an included tour featuring the famous Little Mermaid Statue, the brightly coloured waterfront of Nyhavnand and the Rosenborg Castle, home of the Danish Crown Jewels.
Take a fascinating stroll around the open-air museum of Den Gamle By, which superbly reconstructs the atmosphere of medieval Aarhus. Alternatively, take a tour to the charming 17th century Baroque castle of Clausholm and another medieval marvel, the city of Randers.
Explore Norway’s capital on a choice of tours, combining the city’s highlights and the remarkable Vigeland Park with either the world-famous Holmenkollbakken ski jump and Viking Ship Museum, or the Opera House and City Hall.
Discover the highlights of Kristiansand and its surroundings on an included tour that features the 17th century Christiansholm Fortress, the open-air Vest-Agder Country Museum, and the 400-year-old rose painted Søgne Old Church.
Take an included walking tour of Stavanger to the old district of “Gamle”, considered one of Europe’s best preserved settlements of wooden houses.
FLAM , NORWAY
Enjoy an included ride on the spectacular Flåm Railway, then cruise the Sognefjord, or journey from Flåm to Tvindefossen and visit the old Viking village of Gudvangen.
Join a panoramic tour of Bergen, featuring the UNESCO World Heritage district of Bryggen, followed by a ride up the only funicular railway in Scandinavia, to the summit of Mount Fløyen, for amazing views over the city.
Cruise the mighty Geirangerfjord, a UNESCO World Heritage Site surrounded by some of the most breathtaking mountains on the entire west coast.
Enjoy lunch overlooking Oppstrynsvatn lake and ascend Mount Dalsnibba for incredible views of the distant Geirangerfjord far below. Alternatively, enjoy a panoramic tour of UNESCO Geiranger.
Visit the port town of Ålesund, at the mouth of the Geirangerfjord, renowned for its abundance of Art Nouveau architecture.
Take a scenic tour to the Hardangervidda Nature Centre and the impressive Vøringsfossen waterfall, which plunges nearly 200 metres down the mountainside.
A day at sea to enjoy Aegean Odyssey’s facilities. Visit the Athena Spa perhaps, or sit back for a lazy morning in the Charleston Lounge with a good book from our well-stocked library.
ROSYTH, SCOTLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Admire Scotland’s capital of Edinburgh on a city tour including the Royal Mile and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Alternatively, head to Stirling Castle and enter the world of Scotland’s Renaissance kings and queens.
Relax as Aegean Odyssey cruises south towards London. Your Daily Journal will always outline a range of activities available.
LONDON (TILBURY), ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Disembark Aegean Odyssey in Tilbury near London and transfer to your centrally located hotel.
LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
See all the unmissable sights of London on a panoramic tour featuring Westminster Bridge, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace.
LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Transfer to London airport for your flight home.