1. About Fjord Tours

About Fjord Tours

The Flåm Railway - Sognefjord in a nutshell
Fjord Tours is the company behind Norway in a Nutshell®, Norway's most popular round trip. In addition to tour packages and round trips, we offer activities, accommodations, and experiences in key destinations all over Norway.
Since the launch of the Norway in a Nutshell® tour in 1982, Fjord Tours has become a leader in the tourism industry in Norway. We believe that Norway's nature is a national treasure, and are committed to sharing its beauty with visitors from around the world in a responsible way.

Great journeys. Little effort.

Planning what to see and how to get around in Norway, with limited time, is not always an easy task. The curated and self-guided Nutshell tours take you through the most scenic parts of Norway, including Norway’s best highlights and local experiences. Relax in the knowledge that your trip is well connected with all your must-sees, in one easy-to-understand itinerary.

The freedom to explore - at your own pace

You can easily choose the start and end points of your tour to fit your travel plans. Our unique booking tool will also suggest optional local activities and accommodations along the route, so you can get the most out of your Norway experience. Travel fast or travel slow – it’s up to you!
Whether you are a seasoned traveler or a first-time visitor to Norway, we have a tour that is sure to exceed your expectations. We also offer a wide range of activities in Norway’s most popular destinations, as well as SkiTickets and scenic car ferries in Norway’s majestic fjords.

Experience the very best of Norway with Fjord Tours

Home of Norway in a Nutshell®
Discover breathtaking nature and one of the world’s most spectacular fjords on our bestselling tour.
Legendary tours
We deliver tours to the most scenic highlights, with top customer ratings since 1982.
Memorable destinations
Stay the night in a fairytale village by the fjord and experience the vibrant life of our cities.
Exciting activities
Get the most out of your vacation with our selection of the top things to do all over Norway.
Highly rated by travelers through Google Reviews.
Recepient of TripAdvisors Travelers Choice Award several years in a row.
Eco-Lighthouse certified - Norway’s largest environmental management system.
"Lays Norway’s beautiful fjord country before you on a scenic platter." - Rick Steves.

A dedicated local team

Our experienced team has extensive knowledge of the best sights, local experiences, and how to get around in Norway. We are situated in Bergen, the gateway to the fjords, and work closely with our local partners.

Responsible travel

We are passionate about sustainable tourism and strive to minimize our impact on the environment. We work closely with local businesses and partners to provide low emission, eco-friendly transportation wherever possible.

As a certified Environmental Lighthouse Company, we work closely with our local partners to fulfill our overall vision of "Empowering sustainable travel". Suppliers are contractually obliged to work actively with climate and environmental measures, and to ensure good working conditions.

Experience why our Nutshell tours are in high demand

Our Nutshell tours are popular, and sell out quickly in high season, so be sure to book your Nutshell tour with Fjord Tours today and discover all the magic highlights Norway has to offer.

Norway in a Nutshell® and our popular Nutshell tours

Experience the essence of Norway's most spectacular sights and highlights on our Nutshell tours. From scenic fjord cruises to iconic railway journeys and breathtaking natural wonders, each tour promises an unforgettable adventure. Whether you opt for a day trip or prefer to personalize your journey with extra days and unique experiences, create your perfect Norwegian holiday with us.
Vision of the fjords- Gudvangen - Flåm, Norway - Norway in a nutshell® Family
Norway in a Nutshell®
Norway's most popular and famous tour

Our most popular tour shows you the very best of Norway. See the stunning UNESCO-listed fjords. Ride the Bergen Railway and the Flåm Railway, two of the world's most scenic railway lines.

From 1600 NOK
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Woman enjoying Norway and the Sognefjord in a nutshell - king of fjords in Norway |Fjord Tours
Sognefjord in a Nutshell™
A relaxing cruise on the magnificent Sognefjord

Enjoy a fjord cruise on the spectacular Sognefjord, the second longest fjord in the world. Experience two of the world’s most beautiful train rides, the Flåm Railway and Bergen Railway.

From 2205 NOK
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Experience Agatunet By Sorfjorden on the Hardangerfjord in a nutshell tour & Rosendal- Hardangerfjord Norway
Hardangerfjord in a Nutshell™
Scenic Hardangerfjord and the Vøringsfossen waterfall

Discover the exceptional beauty of the Hardangerfjord, one of Norway's premier destinations, on this 2 day tour. Explore local life, visit fjord villages and experience famous waterfalls.

From 3120 NOK
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Skageflå mountain fram -Geirangerfjorden - Geiranger, Norway
UNESCO Geirangerfjord in a Nutshell™
Geirangerfjord and spectacular scenic viewpoints

Experience the crown jewel of Norway’s fjords – The Geirangerfjord. Enjoy breathtaking scenery, cascading waterfalls, and a journey to Ørnesvingen, a scenic viewpoint of mountains and fjords.

From 1856 NOK
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Sunset over the Lysefjord - Lysefjord in a nutshell, Norway
Lysefjord in a Nutshell™
Preikestolen, Lysefjord and charming Stavanger

This tour takes you to Preikestolen, the Pulpit Rock, one of Norway’s most photographed natural attractions. The tour includes a fjord cruise on the scenic Lysefjord and the charming city of Stavanger.

From 1381 NOK
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Hamnøy Bridge  - Reine - Lofoten Islands in a nutshell, Reine, Norway
Lofoten Islands in a Nutshell™
The world's most beautiful islands above the Arctic Circle

Situated above the Arctic Circle, the Lofoten archipelago offers dramatic, imposing beauty everywhere you look. Explore the amazing Lofoten islands in a comfortable and sustainable way.

From 1350 NOK
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Our most popular activities

We offer activities all over Norway! Whether you want to see the northern lights in Northern Norway, cruise the fjords in Western Norway, or explore our stunning cities, we’ve got you covered! You can either take an activity in combination with one of our Nutshell tours or as a single activity when visiting Norway. Check out our exciting collection!

Top destinations

From quiet villages in stunning nature to pulsating cities and everything in between, Norway offers so much to experience. Explore your dream destination below.