Day 1: Oslo – Myrdal – Flåm – Balestrand
The train to Balestrand departs Oslo Central Station at 8:11 a.m. for Myrdal. Once you arrive in Myrdal, transfer to the famous Flåm Railway, and descend 860 spectacular meters into the lush valley below. In Flåm, connect to the Fylkesbaatane Express Boat, arriving in Balestrand at 4:55 p.m. Check into your family-run hotel to enjoy the rest of the evening. There is a sumptuous buffet dinner, complete with traditional Norwegian cuisine, served nightly at the historic Kvikne’s hotel.
Day 2: Balestrand – Fjærland Glacier Experience
After a wonderful breakfast buffet, take the 8:15 a.m. express boat to Fjærland and visit the Bøyum Glacier. Once you reach Fjærland, there will be a transfer to the museum, or if you like, you can walk the short journey. From the museum, the glacier is another mile away. You are free to Explore this beautiful area more on foot or by the bus provided. Don’t miss the 3:30 p.m. ferry back to Balestrand!
Day 3: Balestrand – Bergen
Enjoy the last leg of our Nutshell version with a 7:55 a.m. express boat departure to Bergen. Arrive at 11:00 a.m. and take the opportunity to enjoy this delightful Gatway to the Fjords, B
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