Day 1: Bergen
Arrive at Bergen, Flesland Airport (BGO) Velkommen til Norge! Once you exit customs and the baggage claim area, an Adventures by Disney representative welcomes you and assists you with your luggage before you are driven to the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Bergen. Check in at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel As your Adventure Guides check you in, explore this luxury hotel that sits in the heart of the historic Bryggen area, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that exemplifies Old-World charm. Welcome Reception and Dinner Join your fellow Adventurers for a delicious welcome dinner. Feel the excitement build as your Adventure Guides set the stage for the adventures that await you and your family —inspired by the Disney movie Frozen.
Day 2: Voss and Flåm
Breakfast at Hotel Fuel up with a tasty breakfast at the hotel before departing for a day of adventure in Voss, known as "the adventure capital of Norway." River Rafting in Voss Experience true serenity as you and your family glide along one of the area's rivers that offer stunning vistas of the region's mountains. Riverside Lunch Enjoy a post-rafting lunch at the Voss Rafting Center's grass-roofed cabin. Satisfy your appetite and prepare for your ride to Flåm. Check-In at the Fretheim Hotel As your Adventures Guides check you in, explore this historic hotel with views of dramatic fjords. This graceful lodging with charming accommodations was once a local farm estateand now is a newly renovated hotel, with vibrant colors inspired by the national costumes of Norway. Private Barbecue Dinner at Fretheim Hotel Enjoy a mouth-watering meal at the grill of this welcoming hotel.
Day 3: Flåm
Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy a filling breakfast before you begin your day. Fjord Safari on a Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) Embark on an aquatic odyssey that will take you and your family on both a boat adventure and a cultural exploration. Ride an RIB into the nooks and crannies of the fjord. Discover villages along Undredal Stave Church Visit the smallest Stave church in the world where you will enjoy a private visit with a local expert who will play host to you and your family at this mid-12th-century, 40-seat church. Lunch at a Local Café Regale in tales of trolls and Norwegian legends from a local storyteller as you enjoy lunch at a quaint café. Plus, you'll get a lesson in cheesemaking traditions and methods followed by a tasting of some regional favorites! Continuation of Fjord Safari on RIB Boat Hop back on your RIB Boat and continue your journey along the scenic fjord amid the stunning surroundings. Keep your eyes peeledwhile sightings are rare, you may see a seal or a dolphin frolicking in the calm waters of this famed UNESCO World Heritage site fjord called Naeroyfjord. Your local expert will also point out an ancient Viking burial site. Dinner on Your Own in Flåm Have a pleasant meal abounding with local flavors. Discuss your day's adventures with family and newfound friends. Be sure to get some dining recommendations from your Adventure Guides. Cultural Walk If you would like to take an evening walk, meet behind the hotel and head out on foot for a delightful, nighttime walking tour of local Flåm culture.
Day 4: Geiranger
Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before departing for your next destinationthe famed Borgund Stave Church. Visit the Borgund Stave Church in Laerdal Arrive in Laerdal and explore this remarkably well preserved stave church, built around 1180 A.D. Considered one of Norway's iconic structures, a stave church is a medieval wooden church built around 4 central upright logs with vertical planks for its walls. With beautifully carved portals and 4 carved dragon heads on the roof peaks, it's a sight to behold. The Borgund Stave Church may look familiar, as it along with other stave churches provided architectural inspiration to the filmmakers of the classic Disney film Frozen. Lunch and Depart For Geiranger Before heading out for Geiranger, delight in a delectable Norwegian lunch at a local restaurant nestled among the fjords and glaciers. Enjoy gorgeous landscapes dotted with pastoral farmland as you travel to Geiranger, the location of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. The Geirangerfjord area—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—is a popular destination and home to the majestic Seven Sisters Waterfall which overlooks Geirangerfjord. Check-In at the Hotel Union As your Adventure Guides check you in, explore this historic, family-run hotel on the hill above Geiranger that offers breathtaking views of the Geirangerfjord and superb amenities including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, Turkish baths, gardens and more. Adult Dinner at Hotel Restaurant Savor a sampling of local flavors in the hotel's main dining room and share stories with fellow Adventurers while Junior Adventurers enjoy their own dinner and fun. Junior Adventurer Dinner in Museum Room Junior Adventurers can dine in a private setting in the hotel's "car garage," a museum that showcases an impressive collection of car-related treasures and whimsical memorabilia. Afterward, they can enjoy a troll-making activity and karaoke sing-along!
Day 5: Geiranger
Breakfast at the Hotel Get your day off to a good start with a delightful breakfast. Visit to Westeras Farm Take a refreshing hike up the hills and down into the dales around Westeras Farm. Farm Activities Experience some of the day-to-day rituals of life on this quaint farm. Listen to a Norwegian family's stories about the farming culture. And spend some quality time with the farm's animals, including goats and llamas! Walk to Fjord Viewpoint for Magnificent Views With a local farmer as your guide, walk from Westeras Farm to enjoy stunning views of Geirangerfjord, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lunch at Westeras Farm Satisfy your appetite with some wonderful home-style cooking featuring local ingredients and flavors. Hike to Storseterfossen Waterfall (Optional) Take to the trails againthis time on a hike from the farm up to the glorious Storseterfossen Waterfall for a magnificent view of this natural wonder. Afternoon on Your Own in Geiranger Choose how to spend your afternoon. Visit the Geiranger Fjord Center* to gain some insight about the people and culture of the Geiranger region. Or go kayaking*, enjoy the services at the hotel including a spa treatment*, or simply curl up with a book by the pool and relax. Barbecue Dinner in Private Cabin at Hotel Union Sit down for a Norwegian-style barbecue dinner in the hotel's grass-roofed, traditional cabin. Adventurers can watch as the chefs prepare their delicious, mouth-watering meal. *These activities are available at an additional cost.
Day 6: Geiranger
Breakfast at the Hotel Start your day with a delicious breakfast and then head for Lake Loen. Net Fishing or Rowboating Spend some relaxing time on Lake Loen either fishing for rainbow trout or just rowing across the serene, crystal-clear waters for a lazy morning with some of the most gorgeous vistas in the world. Lunch at Kjenndalstova Journey into the peaceful Kjenndal Valley and enjoy a meal of traditional Norwegian food at this family-owned caf. Choose from a menu that includes local fare like fresh trout or a gourmet burger. Briksdal Glacier Visit Catch a ride up this renowned glacier part way by "troll-car" and the last mile by foot. Along the way, be surrounded by cascading waterfalls and high mountain peaks, with Briksdal Glacier just up ahead. Also, enjoy a private Glacier Safari, which includes rafting on the lake in Jostedalsbreen National Park that is home to the world-famous glacier. Finally, return to Geiranger on a scenic ferry tour that includes a stunning photo op with the Seven Sisters waterfall as the backdrop. Dinner on Your Own in Geiranger Dine on delicious traditional food at a cozy caf or enjoy a more sophisticated dining experience at the hotel. Be sure to get a dining recommendation from your Adventure Guides.
Day 7: Oslo
Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel before you catch the train to Oslo. Geiranger to Otta via Motor Coach, then Otta to Oslo via Train Travel by motor coach from Geiranger to Otta and board the train that will take you to the vibrant and sophisticated Norwegian capital of Oslo. Enjoy lunch on your own aboard the train while traveling through the scenic Norwegian countryside. Farewell Dinner and Dancing at Hotel Continental Oslo Celebrate the culmination of an amazing family adventure with new friends and fellow Adventurers at this farewell dinner in a private room at the Grand Hotel Oslo. Enjoy entertainment by authentic folk dancers accompanied by a musician - and discover some of this nation's rich culture and history.
Day 8: Oslo
Breakfast at the Hotel Wake up to a hearty breakfast at the hotel and get ready for your flight home. Transfer to the Oslo Airport Gardermoen (OSL) Get assistance with your luggage and enjoy pre-arranged transportation to the airport. Then it's time to say "farvel" to Norway - until you return again!