For families seeking adventure and wildlife amid the beauty of Norway's fjords and northern shores, look no further than this perfectly curated 10-day trip. Journey through dramatic mountains and waterfalls on one of the world's steepest railways before traveling above the Arctic Circle to experience the midnight sun. Along the way, you'll sail through fjords, spot sea eagles and dolphins, ride cable cars along mountain peaks, and zipline the highest of Bergen's mountains.
Fjord Safari Taste, Aurland
Exciting and intimate with a great guide. Saw lots of nooks and crevices most big boats can’t get to. Loved our guide.( Theo) He’s a story... Read more
I went into this thinking it would be a bit of a tourist trap nightmare. However, it ended up being one of the prettier and more... Read more
This unique experience was fun. Our guide, Erick (apologize for any misspelling here) was awesome on this tour. Zooming around the fjords, learning interesting, sometimes fascinating... Read more
This should be 10 stars not 5. Absolute highlight of the entire week.
- Enjoy the local delicacy of goat cheese during a pit stop
- Learn about the history of the fjords and their settlers
- Experience a boating excursion through UNESCO World Heritage Sites
- Admire the unique scenery of Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord
- Visit the humble village of Undreda
Know before you go
What you'll do
Your day starts in the quaint village of Flåm, where you'll embark on a boating excursion that takes you through the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord. As you cruise around on an inflatable RIB boat, your knowledgeable guide will reveal the unique scenery of the fjords, peppered with cascading waterfalls, picturesque villages, and a diverse array of flora and fauna. You'll learn about the history of the area and the people who settled in these rugged landscapes.
As you continue your exploration, keep your eyes peeled for the chance to spot wildlife thriving in their natural habitat. The fjords are a sanctuary for a variety of species. With every turn as you zoom through the fjords, you'll encounter new sights.
Midway through your journey, you'll make a pit stop at the charming village of Undredal. Nestled between two steep mountain slopes, this humble village is world-renowned for its goat cheese production. You'll get the opportunity to delve into the cheese-making process, learning about the local traditions that have been passed down through generations. Your local host will let you sample different types of cheeses, each served with traditional flatbread and jam to enhance the flavors.
You'll also get a glimpse of the village's way of life and its endearing customs, offering a firsthand experience of the warmth of Norwegian village culture. And if you'd like to take a piece of Undredal back home, the local café offers a range of products for purchase, perfect for reliving this delightful experience long after your trip ends.
Finally, as your fjord adventure comes to a close, you'll head back to Flåm.
- Expert guide
- Floatation suit
- Life jacket
- hat and gloves