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Splendor of Scandinavia 12-Day Tour: Best of Northern Europe

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

Denmark, Norway, Sweden

Places Visited

Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, Flåm...

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Suggested Duration

12 Days

Experience the splendor of Scandinavia for 12 days, from the contemporary and historical charms of capital cities to the picturesque glacial frontiers of Norway’s fjords and the snow-drenched slopes of Alta. Explore the age of the Vikings, trace the origins of Shakespeare’s work, cruise to fairytale fjord towns, and see the Northern Lights on this trip that captures the best of Northern Europe in under two weeks.

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Trip Highlights

  • Set off in search of Stockholm’s city highlights, including the Royal Palace and Vasa Museum
  • Explore the origins of the Vikings and learn about their ancient customs and traditions on the UNESCO World Heritage island of Birka
  • Wander Copenhagen Cultural District to visit Scandinavian museums and riverside eateries for Danish cuisine
  • Step inside the works of Shakespeare as you tour Kronborg Castle, the famous setting for Hamlet
  • Discover Oslo’s contemporary charms as you view the modern architecture of the Oslo Opera House and sculptures of Vigeland Park’s landscaped lawns
  • Catch a scenic train across the Norwegian countryside, passing by cultural villages and cinematic mountain backdrops en route to Norway’s fjords
  • Climb the glacial slopes to the Stegastein viewpoint for dramatic views of the fjords and surrounding mountains
  • Slow down in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bryggen, a historic harbor city where Norway’s fjord town traditions come to life
  • Search the skies of Alta for the Northern Lights and admire one of the most mesmerizing natural spectacles in the world
  • Adventure across the snow-drenched landscape of Alta while dogsledding, reindeer sledding, snowmobiling, or tobogganing

Starting Price

$5,851 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

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  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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4.86 stars based on 35 reviews.

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