b"ARCTIC CIRCLE Lofoten 2 1Moskenes1 2 2 2 2 SCANDINAVIA AND RUSSIA YOUR ITINERARY BodDays 1-2 - London and Oslo NORWAY SWEDENWe fly from London Heathrow to Oslo, checking into our hotel for twoTrondheimnights on arrival. We begin exploring the Norwegian capital on Day 2sAndalsnesguided tour, visiting some of its most beloved sights. The rest of yourLoen Dombasday is free to continue sightseeing. You could visit one of the citysFlm Myrdalworld-class galleries or museums. Bergen OsloDays 3-5 - Bergen and the Flm Railway Nights in hotel Rail Coach ShipWe catch the train to Bergen for two nights. Travelling along the full length of the Bergen Railway, we enjoy views of the wild NorwegianTOUR HIGHLIGHTScountryside, passing glaciers, mountains and numerous fjords. Day 4 includes a guided walking tour that takes us along the old HanseaticJourney on the famous Bergen, waterfront of Bryggen and to the bustling local fish market. After aFlm, Rauma and Nordland traditional seafood lunch, we explore Bergens network of bridges byRailways. coach. We enjoy two scenic rail journeys on Day 5, beginning with the Bergen Railway. The train makes its ascent into the rugged mountains,Witness the breathtaking travelling alongside deep fjords and through tunnels hewn out of theMidnight Sun on the Lofoten solid rock before arriving in Myrdal. Here, we board the Flm RailwayIsles. for an unforgettable ride along one of the steepest lines in the world.Enjoy a scenic cruise along the As we descend to the fjord-side village of Flm for the night, rivers,beautiful Geirangerfjord. waterfalls, snow-capped mountains and remote farms pass by our window.Discover the rich history of Oslo and Bergen on fascinating guided Days 6-7 - Loen and Geirangerfjordtours.Travelling to Loen for two nights, located in the innermost part of theEnjoy a delicious seafood lunch Nordfjord region, we stop on the way for authentic Norwegian wafflesat Bergens fish market.and coffee. We make our way by coach to Geiranger via the Dalsnibba viewpoint, enjoying the scenery of Geirangerfjord by boat on Day 7.WHAT'S INCLUDEDAlong its shores, a number of waterfalls - including the Seven Sisters and Suitor - plunge from the mountainous forests to the waters below. After disembarking, we take a scenic drive from Hellesylt back to Loen.UK Tour Manager throughoutDays 8-9 - The Rauma Railway and TrondheimFlights from London Heathrow to We make the journey to ndalsnes today, travelling along theOslo and from Evenes to London serpentine Trollstigen Mountain Road. On arrival, we board the famousHeathrow via OsloRauma Railway to Trondheim, journeying along the banks of theAll internal flights, ferry, rail River Rauma whose emerald waters keep us company for most of theand coach transfersjourney. We spend two nights in Trondheim, enjoying a guided tour ofLuggage transfers on some this former Viking capital on Day 9. We visit the Old Quarter, home tosections of the toura string of colourful wooden houses, before continuing across the Old Town Bridge to see the Gothic spires of Nidaros cathedral. The rest of12 nights 3 and 4-Star hotel your day is free to continue exploring. accommodationDays 10-11 - The Nordland Railway, Bod and the Midnight Sun 21 meals including 12 breakfasts, Departing Trondheim, we travel north on the Nordland Railway, making2 lunches and 7 dinners the 452-mile journey to Bod for the night. The route takes us throughAll tour excursionsthe beautiful and varied landscapes of northern Norway, and we cross the Arctic Circle at 66 degrees north shortly before reaching the town of Lonsdal, the highest point on the route. On Day 11, we board a ferry to Moskenes before taking a scenic coach journey through idyllic fishing villages to Svolvaer, the tiny capital of the Lofoten Isles. After checking into our hotel for the night, we take a night-time excursion to Gimsoy Beach to see the never-setting Midnight Sun.Days 12-13 - The Lofoten Islands and London 2022 DEPARTURESWe continue exploring the Lofoten archipelago, visiting the charming fishing village of Henningsvaer, the petite harbour town of Kabelvg,May 25 2,995 Jun 15, 22 3,195and Ldingen - a remote village surrounded by mountain scenery.Jun 1 3,095 29 3,095We stay overnight inthe islands capital of Svolvaer. On Day 13, weTour Code: AYJ| per person based on 2 transfer to Evenes for our flight to Oslo. From here, we fly back tosharing. Deposit from 470 per person. London Heathrow. Supplement for solo travellers from 845. For the latest guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-adviceCall us on 01904 521990 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 19"