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Scandinavia

DAY 1 MADRID – COPENHAGEN Meeting in Barajas Airport at the designated time to embark on a scheduled flight. Transfer to the chosen hotel. Lunch. Free time. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 2 COPENHAGEN Breakfast and pickup to take a panoramic tour of the city. You will be able to visit the Little Mermaid on the waterfront, the Fountain of the Goddess Gefión and the Marble Church. You will stroll through Chistianborg Palace on the island of Slotholmen, Seat of Danish Parliament and where the celebrated audience chambers of Queen Margarita II are found. You will contemplate the stock exchange, beautiful Renaissance building and Rosenborg Palace, where the crown jewels are found. Lunch. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 3 COPENHAGEN – OSLO Breakfast. Departure for an excursion to North of the island of Zealand, visiting the castles of Kronborg, also known as the Hamlet Castle because Shakespeare set the action of his famous tragedy there, and the impressive Renaissance palace of Frederiksborg, the largest in Scandinavia. Lunch. On returning to Copenhagen, transfer to the port to embark on the modern night ferry to Oslo. Lodging in interior cabins. Dinner Scandinavian buffet on board.

DAY 4 OSLO – GEILO Breakfast buffet on board. Arrival in Oslo, and upon disembarking, panoramic tour of the city. The walk will begin along the main street Karl Johan to contemplate Parliament, the university and the Royal Palace. Next we will head to Frogner Park, where we will be able to admire the sculptures of Gustav Vigeland. Then we will be able to contemplate the famous ski jump, situated in the Residencial area of Holmenkollen and from where we will be able to admire a magnificent view of Oslo and the Fjord. We will also visit the Viking Musuem. Lunch. Tranfer to Geilo. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 5 GEILO – BERGEN Breakfast and departure in coach for the ski stations: Gol, Al and Geilo to continue along the Hardanger Plateau. You will cross the Hardanger Fjord from Brimnes to Bruravik by ferry. Lunch en route and then you will arrive in Bergen, port city replete with typical neighborhoods and the second most important city in Norway. Panoramic tour of this beautiful city, ancient capital of Kingdom of Norway in the 12th and 13th centuries. It is an historic city, protected by UNESCO, and without doubt the most beautiful in the country, with innumberable corners worthy of being seen: its attractive and legendary fishermen’s wharf, the Bryggen, one of the most famous European neighborhoods from the Middle Ages, its churches and fortresss medievales, etc. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 6 BERGEN – DREAM CRUISE – VALDRES – HAMAR – LILLEHAMMER Breakfast and pickup to leave via Voss and Stalheim for Gudvagen, to embark on a two-hour mini cruise through the Sogne Fjord to Aurland. Lunch en route. Finally we will arrive in Lillehammer, surrounded by beautiful landscapes. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 7 LILLEHAMMER – KARLSTAD Breakfast. Lillehammer, celebrated city for being the seat of the Winter Olympic Games in the year 1994. Then we will visit the outdoor museum of Maihaugen, collection of traditional houses of Norway including a wooden Medieval church. Lunch and departure for the Swedish city of Karlstad, quiet Swedish city on the banks of the enormous Lake Vänern. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 8 KARLSTAD – STOCKHOLM Breakfast and departure for the Swedish capital. On arrival, Lunch and panoramic tour of the city constructed over 14 islands, beginning the tour in Fjällgaten, situated on the island of Soder. From here you will have a magnificent view of the city. In Gamla Stan, the old city, you will stroll through the narrow old streets to arrive to the Cathedral. Also you will be able to contemplate the Royal Palace, the Pantheon of Riddarhomen, the Opera and Town Hall, Vasa Museum. The Vasa is the only boat from the 17th century that has survived up to ours days. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 9 STOCKHOLM Breakfast and departure for Drottningsholmen for the tour of the Royal Palace and Current residence of the kings of Sweden. The tour begins with a cruise on the enormous and picturesque lake of Malaren in a traditional steamboat. On arrival, tour of the palace with local guide. Lunch and return to Stockholm in coach. Free time. Dinner and Lodging.

DAY 10 STOCKHOLM – MADRID Breakfast. Transfer at the designated time to the airport, to embark on a scheduled flight for Madrid. END OF TRIP