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A winter getaway on Norway's longest fjord

Experience the Aurlandsfjord on the Sognefjord in a nutshell winter tour by Fjord Tours - Aurland , Norway
The Flåm Railway - Sognefjord in a nutshell winter tour
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Sognefjord in a Nutshell™ Winter tour

Experience the King of the Fjords, Sognefjorden, at a comfortable and leisurely two-day tour. See the incredible Norwegian winter landscape from the scenic Flåmsbana and the famous Bergen Railway.
Add exciting winter activities and experiences in the heart of Fjord Norway.
  • Start from: Oslo or Bergen

  • Duration: 2 days or more

  • Personalize with: Activities and overnight stays

Season: 1 November - 20 December

The Sognefjord in a Nutshell™ Winter tour includes:

Norway´s longest fjord during winter and one of the world’s best train rides

The Sognefjord in a Nutshell Winter Tour lets you experience everything from snowy mountain peaks to icy fjords and villages. Travel in comfort through pristine nature on an unforgettable fjord cruise. See the world’s second longest fjord, the Sognefjord, in all its glorious winter beauty!
During autumn the landscapes display an array of different colors. In winter you can see snow-capped mountains, frozen waterfalls, and scenic wintery forests.
You can choose to start this tour from Oslo or Bergen. Make the trip your own by spending time exploring the different destinations and adding activities and overnight stays along the way.

Winter Lights in Fjord Norway

Visiting the fjords in winter means majestic views with less crowds. Enjoy the beautiful blue colors of the winter lights. Seeing the reflection of the moon in the fjord and the lit-up villages dotted along the water is a spell-binding experience.
A winter day in Flåm - the Sognefjord, Norway
See soaring and snow covered peaks rising as high as 2,000 meters above the Sognefjord.
Flåm station in winter - Sognefjord in a nutshell winter tour
The historic Flåm Railway takes you past high mountains and sometimes frozen waterfalls. Pass traditional farms on beautiful hillsides.
The Bergen Railway Oslo - Bergen, Winter - Norway
Ride past beautiful winter landscapes and see unique Norwegian nature on the Bergen Railway.
Loftesnesbrua bridge in Sogndal - Sognefjord in a nutshell winter tour - Sogndal, Norway
Stay overnight in tranquil Sogndal, an enchanting village by the fjord. Mingle with friendly locals and explore authentic cultural heritage.

Booking your tour

  • You can start the Sognefjord in a Nutshell™ winter tour from Oslo or Bergen.

  • Select you starting point, end point and date in the booking box to see available options.

  • Book you experience as a standard tour or customize it with activities and accommodation.


The Aurlandsfjord winter - Sognefjord in a nutshell winter tour

A winter fjord cruise on the Sognefjord

  • Norway's longest and deepest fjord
  • Snowy mountain peaks towering 2,000 meters above the fjord
  • Visit the charming village of Flåm, nestled by the fjord
  • Includes the UNESCO-listed Aurlandsfjord
Flåmsbana in winter - Norway in a nutshell® winter tour

Take a winter journey with Flåmsbana, the Flåm Railway

  • Called the world's most beautiful train journey by Lonely Planet
  • Ride through pristine and scenic Norwegian winter nature
  • One of the steepest railway lines in the world
  • A 20-km long historic train ride
  • A historic and unique train with original interiors
The Bergen Railway Oslo - Bergen, Winter - Norway

Bergensbanen during winter – one of the world's most scenic railways

  • A 500 km long railway line that runs from Bergen to Oslo
  • Frequently named one of the world's top train journeys
  • Northern Europe's highest altitude railway line
  • An amazing winter experience

Good to know

Get ready for a Nutshell tour with Fjord Tours! Here you will find information that can be good to know before you start your tour.

Top activities on the Sognefjord in a Nutshell® Winter tour

Book an exciting activity as part of your Nutshell tour. Some activities may require overnight stays during your tour. This is just a selection - see all activities during the booking process!

Get ready for winter in Norway