Norway Fjord Trekking

Introduction

The Vikings were some of the toughest people to ever walk this earth, and looking at the land that spawned them, it’s not hard to see why. Carved by the relentless North Atlantic for eons, the Norwegian fjordlands are a challenge that beckons hikers and mountaineers of all ages and abilities. This trip will put you on intimate terms with the great green hills, monstrous peaks, enormous glaciers, and flat-out gorgeous scenery of this isolated chunk of Scandinavia. Lace up your hiking boots and set forth in search of your own personal Valhalla.

What's included

  • Accommodation: Hotel (1nt), simple hotel with shared bathrooms (5 nts).
  • Meals 6 breakfasts
  • Orientation walk in Bergen
  • Hiking to Trolltunga
  • Guided glacier hike with crampons and ice axes
  • Hike in the Buerdalen valley
  • Hike around the Hardangerfjord
  • Free time to explore Odda

Itinerary

Day 1 Bergen

Arrive at any time. Meet your group for a welcome meeting before heading out for an orientation walk of Bergen.

Day 2 Bergen/Odda

Enjoy breakfast in the beautiful city of Bergen. Transfer by ferry and private vehicle along the Hardangerfjord to Odda, the base in the heart of the fjords. Enjoy a hike along the Culture trail.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 3 Odda

Known as the Valley of the Waterfalls, Oddadalen is a spectacular wooded ravine adorned with numerous beautiful waterfalls. Stretch your legs on a 10km (6.2 mi) hike along the Buerdalen valley,

Meals included:

Breakfast

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4 Odda/Buer Glacier/Odda

Join an expert local guide for a hike across the frozen landscape of the Buer Glacier. Strap on crampons, head out on the ice and take in spectacular views of the glacier.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 5 Odda

 Enjoy free time today to relax in the beauty of the surrounding Fjords, or opt to partake in any of the many activities this area has to offer.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 6 Odda/Trolltunga/Odda

Gear up for the highlight of the week – a challenging full-day hike up to the most famous rock formation in Norway. Trolltunga (the “Troll’s Tongue”) grants breathtaking views from 700m (2,296 ft) above the Ringedalsvatnet lake and surrounding fjordland.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 7 Odda/Bergen

Leaving Odda behind, take a transfer and ferry back to Bergen. Trip ends on arrival in Bergen.

Meals included:

Breakfast

NOTES
Itinerary Notes

Please note that for departures during June there may be variations on this itinerary, depending on season & weather conditions. There can be unseasonably heavy snows in Norway , so there may be changes to this itinerary. Our expert CEOs will always put your safety first and in extreme cases of heavy rain, storms or snow, they may cancel a days activity at their discretion. An alternative will be offered where possible to do so.

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