5 trips you can't miss in Norway
Norway is the land of stunning UNESCO-listed fjords, majestic mountains, and cascading waterfalls. Add scenic coastal towns and charming fjord villages into the mix, and it’s no wonder it may be hard to decide what to see when visiting! Our popular Nutshell Tours take you through the most scenic parts of Norway.
The tours are self-guided, with the best combinations of iconic highlights, local experiences, and low-emission transportation, all in one easy-to-manage itinerary. You can easily customize your tour by adding hotels, activities, and local experiences - all in one easy booking.
Experience Norway’s most famous and popular tour!
The Norway in a nutshell® tour is often referred to as the most scenic journey between Oslo and Bergen. It features the Bergen Railway - Europe’s top scenic rail journey, the world-famous Flåm Railway «Flåmsbana», and the stunning UNESCO-listed Nærøyfjord.
The tour catches the essence of Norway's fjord and mountain beauty in an eco-friendly way. Travel comfortably by train, and experience the sound of nature while cruising silently on an electric-powered boat through the majestic Nærøyfjord.
We recommend starting this scenic tour from Bergen or Oslo. The tour can be taken in either one or multiple days. You can easily expand the tour by adding local experiences and overnight stays, to make the most of your Norway experience.
Experience why the UNESCO-listed Geirangerfjord is on everybody’s Norway bucket list.
This tour combines spellbinding fjords with jaw-dropping views. Discover the spectacular Romsdalen Alps, and the hairpin bends of the Trollstigen mountain pass «The Troll’s Road». The tour includes the beautiful fjord village of Geiranger and a boat ride on the world-famous UNESCO-listed Geirangerfjord, the crown jewel of the Norwegian fjords. Pass the iconic Seven Sisters Waterfall as you glide through the fjord between idyllic Geiranger and the beautiful coastal town of Ålesund.
You can start the tour in Ålesund or Åndalsnes and there are several route options available. No matter what you choose – we've hand-picked the best local sights and experiences along the way. Your trip can easily be expanded with overnight stays and local activities, so you can unwind or explore the magnificent scenery.
Experience a scenic journey on Norway’s longest fjord, into the heart of majestic fjord landscapes.
The tour takes you from the gentle coastal landscapes to the narrow fjords, where steep mountains surround the small fjord villages. The tour combines the mighty Sognefjord with the world's most scenic railway, Flåmsbana, and the famous Bergen Railway.
You can easily choose your start and end point; either Oslo, Bergen, or Voss. We recommend that you add an overnight stay in the beautiful fjord village of Balestrand or Flåm, to truly experience the beauty of the fjord landscapes.
Experience a feast of Norway’s natural beauty and charming fjord culture!
This tour takes you right into the heart of the Hardangerfjord, with its charming villages, famous waterfalls, and majestic mountains. Cruise the scenic Hardangerfjord and get a taste of local life, culture, and traditions. The tour includes the grand Vøringsfossen waterfall – Norway's most famous.
On the tour, you will stay overnight in the village of Ulvik, with its idyllic farms and lush fruit orchards. To truly experience the local vibe, we recommend a stroll amongst the fruit farms and adding a local cider tasting to your tour experience. The tour can also be extended with the iconic Trolltunga hike.
Combine this tour with Norway in a nutshell® to create the perfect round trip between Oslo and Bergen.
If you are looking for a more extensive experience in Norway, why not combine two of our tours? Combine the Norway in a nutshell® tour or the Sognefjorden in a nutshell™ tour with the Hardangerfjord in a nutshell™ tour for a total experience in Norway!
Combining two tours enables you to explore more sights, experience more things and take in more of the highlights of Western Norway. These tours last for a minimum of 3 days and complement each other perfectly. Combination tours are available as round trips from Oslo.
This round trip from Oslo combines two of our most popular tours; the Norway in a nutshell® tour and the Hardangerfjord in a nutshell™ tour. This combination is ideal for those looking for a complete experience of Norway's best highlights. If you're looking for an adventure starting and ending in Oslo - this is definitely the tour for you!
Customize - 3 days or more
Suitable for all
Combine two of our popular tours into one epic round trip from Oslo! Combining the Sognefjord in a nutshell™ and the Hardangerfjord in a nutshell™ tour provides an ideal experience of Norway's highlights. Maximize your fjord time and travel in comfort from Oslo to the best highlights of Western Norway!
Customize - 3 days or more
Suitable for all
To truly experience the best Norway has to offer, take time to explore the spectacular Lofoten Islands, situated above the Arctic Circle!
Fly from Oslo or Bergen to one of the Northern towns of Tromsø, Bodø, or Evenes to start your epic Lofoten adventure!
The world's most beautiful islands above the Arctic Circle!
This self-guided tour will take you through the stunning mountain landscapes Lofoten is famous for. Experience its beautiful white sandy beaches and coastal nature, and nestle into the local way of life in Lofoten’s charming fishing villages.
The Lofoten Islands in a nutshell™ tour lets you enjoy majestic scenery from the comfort of a low-emission bus - all without the hassle of hiring a car to tackle Lofoten’s narrow roads.
The tour takes you to several idyllic fishing villages along the route. One of them is Reine, where you stay a night to truly experience the nature and mesmerizing midnight sun!
You can easily expand the tour by adding hand-picked local activities and additional overnight stays, to make the most of your Lofoten adventure.