Experience the cities, culture, and beautiful unspoiled landscapes of Scandinavia on this remarkable holiday. Begin in Finland's capital, Helsinki and during an ortientation drive see the City Hall and Parliament House, Presidential Palace and the Lutheran Cathedral. Overnight in Kuopio then travel through to Rovaniemi with leisure time and an included orientation drive. Cross the arctic circle into Saariselka and onto Honningsvag. Overnights in Alta, Narvik, Mo and Trondheim, Geiranger Area, Lillehammer then travel through to Norway's capital, Oslo where sightseeing includes City Hall, National Theatre, Royal Palace, and Gustav Vigeland's sculpture park.The views become more stunning as you cross the Hardangerfjord by ferry and arrive in the fascinating city of Bergen, home of composer Grieg.
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SIGHTSEEING: Visits to Helsinki, Oulu, Rovaniemi, Tankavaara, Sami Park in Karasjok, North Cape, Coastal cruise Honnigsvag- Hammerfest, Narvik, Mo, Trondheim, Geiranger, Lom, Lillehammer
SCENIC HIGHLIGHTS: Arctic Circle crossing, Lapland and Santa Claus Workshop, Tysfjord ferry crossing, Atlantic Road.
GUIDES: Local Guides for city sightseeing in Oslo. Services of a professional Tour Director while touring
TRANSPORTATION: Touring by private first-class air-conditioned motorcoach. Coastal cruise; Tysfjord ferry crossing
HOTELS: Rooms with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips, and service charges
MEALS: Buffet breakfasts (B); 7 dinners (D)
OPTIONALS: Choice of optional excursions available at reasonable prices to customise your own experience