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Best of Scandinavia in Small Group

Tour rating: 4.98 / 5, Based on 18 Reviews
Small Group Tour to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland

A Scandinavian adventure that is just like our famous private tour but even slightly better: with an extension to Finland! During this tour, you join an intimate group of travelers and explore Nordic countries following this route: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and... enjoy an extension to Finland!

Best of Scandinavia in Small Group

12 days6 cities
DenmarkNorwaySwedenFinland4 countries
Small Group Tour to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland
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$3,548
Tour rating: 4.98 / 5, Based on 18 Reviews

A Scandinavian adventure that is just like our famous private tour but even slightly better: with an extension to Finland! During this tour, you join an intimate group of travelers and explore Nordic countries following this route: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and... enjoy an extension to Finland!

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Day-By-Day

Copenhagen

first destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in centrally located hotel
Day 1
Welcome to Denmark!
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

Welcome to the capital of Denmark! Your private driver welcomes you at the airport and drives you to your hotel, set right in the heart of town. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring on your own or settling in.

  • Transport: airport-hotel transfer.
  • Meals: not included.
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Day 2
Copenhagen Sightseeing Tour
City Tour
City Tour

This morning after breakfast at the hotel, you meet your guide to begin exploring the fascinating center of Copenhagen. The walking tour includes all unmissable landmarks. 

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: not included.
  • Sightseeing: City Hall, Christiansborg Palace, Old Stock Exchange, Royal Theater, Nyhavn harbor, Amalienborg Palace, Rosenborg Castle, Gefion Fountain with Little Mermaid.
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Admiral Hotel, Copenhagen
4

Housed in a historic edifice, the Admiral Hotel is set just on the waterfront and boasts outstanding views over Copenhagen Opera House. Modern guest rooms feature nice interiors and a number of amenities.

Welcome to Copenhagen

The capital city of the happiest country in the world sounds like a great place to spend a few days during your Scandinavian adventure, right? Well, we truly believe that Copenhagen in Denmark is a must-visit destination even on its own.

ferry
Copenhagen
Oslo
17 hrs 20 min

Spend a nice time during your ferry trip between Copenhagen and Oslo. Onboard, you'll find everything you would expect from a modern cruise ship, including world-class food in five restaurants, a casino, wellness area and even a sundeck with pools and live music.

Oslo

second destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 3
Ferry Journey to Oslo
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

After breakfast, you enjoy free time in Copenhagen. Later today, private driver transfers you to port, where you board a ferry to travel to another Scandinavian capital - Oslo.

  • Meals included: breakfast, dinner.
  • Transport: hotel-port transfer, ferry.
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Day 4
Walking City Tour in Oslo
Private Transfer Included
Transfer
City Tour
City Tour

Good Morning in Oslo! Shortly after your breakfast on board, you arrive at the second destination of your itinerary - the capital of Norway. Upon leaving the ferry you are met by a private driver who drives you to your hotel for check-in. Afterward, you meet your local city guide who takes you for a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Oslo.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: port-hotel transfer.
  • Sights: Frogner Park, Royal Palace, Akershus Fortress.
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Clarion Collection Folketeateret, Oslo
4

The stylish hotel Clarion Collection Folketeateret boasts an enviable location near Oslo Central Station and the city's main street. Featuring modern decor, all hotel's guest rooms are equipped with great amenities.

Welcome to Oslo

No travel itinerary to Norway could be complete without a tour of Oslo. Besides being home to the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony, held in the Oslo City Hall every year, and boasting the world's largest sculpture park, the capital city has a lot to offer for any type of traveler.

train
Oslo
Flam
4 hrs 40 min + 1 hr

Taking a train from Oslo to Flam is definitely the most memorable way to travel between the cities. The 20 km (12 mi) long Flam - Myrdal portion called the Flamsbana is the steepest railway in the world and can be a highlight of any Norway trip. Also, it is the most picturesque ride in the entire world. 

 

Flam

third destination
1 day in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in centrally located hotel
Day 5
Journey on Flamsbana
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

This morning, after breakfast at the hotel, you walk to the train station and board a train taking you to Flam. Get ready to enjoy one of the most scenic railway journeys in the world. After arrival and settling in at your hotel, you have the evening free.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: train.
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Flamsbrygga Hotel, Flam
4

Hotel Flamsbrygga is one of the best options to stay in Flam. Located near Flam Train Station, this property provides comfortable accommodation with a private bathroom.

Welcome to Flam

If you wish to see the most charming place in Norway, consider paying a visit to Flam, a tiny village in central Norway, located in a spectacular setting beside Sognefjord, the longest and deepest fjord not only in Norway but in entire Europe.

ship
Flam
Bergen
5 hrs 30 min

Enjoy a boat trip contemplating some of the world's most spectacular natural panoramas of Norwegian fjords. The vessel carries around 280-290 passengers on board and transfers you from point A to point B in several hours. This trip in Norway is not just a transfer, it's an experience!

Bergen

fourth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in centrally located hotel
Day 6
Boat Ride to Bergen
Private Transfer Included
Transfer
Boat Ride Included
Boat Ride

After breakfast and free morning, you make your way to the pier and board a boat for 5.5 hours trip to Bergen. Upon arrival, you reach your hotel which is situated within the walking distance from the pier and enjoy an evening settling in or exploring on your own.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Sightseeing: nature views.
  • Transport: boat.
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Day 7
Sightseeing Tour in Bergen
City Tour
City Tour

Today you enjoy another great day in the lovely city of Bergen. After breakfast, your guide takes you for an unforgettable exploration of the city, with the highlight being Flöibanen Bergen funicular taking you 320 meters above sea level and offering breathtaking views of the second biggest city in Norway.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: funicular ride.
  • Sightseeing: Bryggen district, the Fish Market and views from Bergen Flöibanen Mountain.
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Bergen Bors Hotel, Bergen
4

Bors Hotel is a nice property in the center of Bergen, housed in a historic stock exchange building of 1862. The hotel features a bar and a great on-site restaurant, specializing in Scandinavian cuisine.

Welcome to Bergen

If Norway has made its way onto your bucket list, make the best of your trip by adding a Bergen tour to your itinerary. Beautifully located on the western coast of Norway, this city welcomes everyone, travelers looking for busy streets and those in search of the most breathtaking natural sights.

plane
Bergen
Stockholm
1 hr 20 min

Without a doubt, the fastest and most convenient travel option between Norway's Bergen and the capital of Sweden is on a plane. The airports have easy connections to the city centers, and you'll be taken to and picked up from the airports by your local drivers.

Stockholm

fifth destination
3 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in centrally located hotels
Day 8
Flight to Stockholm
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

Following breakfast and check out from the hotel you are transferred to the airport or your flight to the last Scandinavian capital on your program - Stockholm. Once in Sweden, your driver takes you to the hotel and you have the rest of the day to start wandering around the city yourself or relax at the hotel.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: hotel - airport - hotel transfers.
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Day 9
Walking Stockholm Tour
City Tour
City Tour
Museum Visit Included
Museum

After breakfast, it's time to explore one of the most famous and well preserved Old Towns in Europe - Stockholm. Together with your guide, you enjoy a walking tour of the capital.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Sightseeing: Old Town, Royal Palace, Cathedral, City Hall, Vasa Museum.
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Day 10
Ferry to Helsinki
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

Today you check out from your hotel in Stockholm and enjoy the last morning in Sweden. Around midday, your driver transfers you to the port where you embark on a ferry trip to the fourth Scandinavian capital - Helsinki.

  • Meals included: breakfast, dinner.
  • Transport: hotel-port transfer, ferry trip.
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Downtown Camper by Scandic, Stockholm
4

The remarkable hotel Downtown Camper by Scandic enjoys a central location just a short walk from Stockholm Central Station. The property features an impressive number of facilities, including a gym, a sauna, a restaurant.

Welcome to Stockholm

A first-time visit to Stockholm is bound to be an incredible experience, filled with a mix of history, unique architecture and its best-known landmarks. Being the largest city in Sweden and entire Scandinavia, it boasts a number of must-see sights and interesting museums that you won’t regret adding to your Stockholm itinerary.

ferry
Stockholm
Helsinki
18 hrs

Spend a night on a ferry sailing from Stockholm to Helsinki. On board, you will enjoy delicious food, entertainment and a beautiful view of the archipelago. Plus you'll have a varied choice of recreation activities from dining to shopping to spa relaxation.

Helsinki

sixth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in centrally located hotel
Day 11
Guided Helsinki Exploration
City Tour
City Tour

This morning, following breakfast at the hotel, your guide takes you to the center of Helsinki for a comprehensive walking tour. One of the highlights of today is a tram ride.

  • Meals included: Breakfast.
  • Sights: Central Harbor and Market Square, Old Town, Rock Church.
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Day 12
Departure from Finland
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

Today your Scandinavian tour comes to an end. After breakfast, you are taken to the airport for your flight home. By the way, if you wish to extend this trip and add a tour to another destination like the Baltic states or Saint Petersburg, let us know!

  • Meals included: breakfast
  • Transport: hotel-airport transfer
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Klaus K Hotel, Helsinki
4

Situated in the very heart of Helsinki, the Klaus K Hotel provides a wide range of top-notch facilities and top-class service. The property has an indoor gym, parking area and modern rooms with free WiFi.

Welcome to Helsinki

If you haven't been to Helsinki in Finland, we bet you haven't seen other parts of the country too, as no journey to this breathtaking destination can be complete without at least a Helsinki walking tour as the Finnish capital has a lot in store.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Stays at hand-picked hotels in Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, Bergen, Stockholm, and Helsinki
  • Buffet breakfasts at the hotels
  • Airport-hotel-airport transfers
  • Other transportation as indicated in the day-by-day program
  • Guided tours in English with local professional tour guides
  • Floibanen Funicular round trip
  • Entrance tickets to the Vasa Museum in Stockholm
  • Ferry tickets Copenhagen - Oslo, Stockholm - Helsinki (regular class)
  • Train tickets Oslo - Flam (via Myrdal, regular class)
  • Boat tickets Flam - Bergen (regular class)
  • Flight tickets Bergen - Stockholm (economy class)
  • Support line available during your tour in case of emergency

Not included: International flights, meals not indicated in the itinerary, optional activities, services, and tours, as well as your personal expenses and tips.

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Tour Highlights

  • Only reliable guides and drivers
  • Small group of no more than 14 people
  • The best type of connections between destinations
  • Sightseeing tours of Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen, Helsinki

What To Know

  • It's difficult to predict Scandinavian climate, so make sure to pack clothes for all weather conditions.
  • Don't forget to pack an umbrella and a water-resistant jacket and convenient shoes.
  • Sweden, Norway, and Denmark have their own currencies, however, credit cards are widely accepted.
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