Self Drive Tours in Norway – Your drive yourself vacation package in Norway

If you are looking for the freedom to travel in Norway on your own, a self-drive tour with a car rental is the best way to travel. Rent a car is designed to give you the optimal tour experience; our carefully created drive yourself itineraries ensure that each day of your vacation is full of beauty and wonder and that the holiday is as spectacular as the destination. Our self-drive tours are an excellent drive yourself option for individuals, couples, small groups and families who want to get the best of what Norway drive and stay has to offer at their own pace and leisure.

If you are interested in fly to Norway and drive around the Fjords contact us and we will find the drive yourself vacation package that suits you the best.

 

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Majestic Highlights of Norway

(10 days/9 nights)

This exciting tour gives you the opportunity to experience many of the biggest attractions in Norway. The drive takes you around scenic valleys, grand glaciers and stunning fjords, and includes such highlights as Bergen, Geirangerfjord, Jostedal Glacier, Ålesund, Lillehammer, and more. The package includes accommodation in Oslo, Geilo, Bergen, Sogndal, Geiranger, Ålesund, and Lillehammer.
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Day 1: The Capital of Norway

Arrive to Gardermoen Airport in Oslo. For an easy and comfortable way to get to your hotel in central Oslo, we are happy to arrange a private transfer for you.

If you arrive early, we suggest buying an Oslo Pass for free travel on all public transit along with free admission to over 30 museums and attractions plus special offers on entertainment, restaurants, shops and more. The pass can be purchased at tourist information centres or at most hotels and major attractions in the city. Spend the night at a hotel in central Oslo. 

 

Day 2:   The Scenic Mountain Valley

In the morning, collect your rental car in Oslo and start your journey through the Hallingdal Valley on your way to Geilo, a charming mountain village. On this scenic drive, you will travel past steep ski hills, through beautiful forests and over plateaus with great views. Spend the night at a hotel in Geilo. 

Driving distance approx. 240 km / 149 mi.

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Day 3: The Magnificent Hardangerfjord

From Geilo, you will continue the journey to Bergen. The drive will take you past the Hardangervidda National Park to the inner parts of beautiful Hardangerfjord, with its spectacular views. On your way you will pass such highlights as the impressive waterfall, Vøringfossen—the highest in Norway, with a 182-metre cascade—and the dramatic and narrow Måbødalen valley, along Eidfjord. Spend the night at a hotel in Bergen. 

Driving distance approx. 240 km / 149 mi. 

 

Day 4: Bergen, the World Heritage Site 

Bergen is a wonderful city, full of life and culture. In this “must-visit” city, you will find Bryggen, listed by Unesco as a World Heritage site; exceptional old houses; a vibrant fish and flower market; cable cars offering stunning views; great museums; dynamic culture, and more. Spend the night at a hotel in Bergen. 

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Day 5: The World’s Longest and Deepest Fjord

The day will start by heading to Norway’s adventure capital, Voss. In Voss, you can try out one of the many thrilling activities the town and its hinterland have to offer. Another option would be to visit the beautiful Aurlandsfjorden, to experience the truly enjoyable train ride between Flåm and Myrdal. Your journey will continue as you head on to the Sognefjorden—Norway’s longest and deepest fjord—taking in such highlights as the town of Stalheim and Aurlandsdalen, before reaching Sogndal, your final destination of the day. Spend the night at a hotel in the Sogndal area. 

Driving distance approx. 240 km / 149 mi. 

 

Day 6: Glacier and Geirangerfjord

Head out for another exciting day in the fjords and mountains of Norway. From Sogndal, drive the Fjærlands Road to see the graceful Jostedal Glacier, mainland Europe’s largest icecap. Then continue via Lake Jolster, Loen and Stryn to Hellesylt, where you will take the ferry on the lovely Geirangerfjord, which can easily be considered the most beautiful fjord in the world. Here you will find magnificent and impressive waterfalls, such as the Seven Sisters and Bridal Veil. Spend the night at a hotel in the Geiranger area. 

Driving distance approx. 210 km / 130 mi. 

 

Day 7: Ålesund’s beautiful Art Nouveau architecture 

Enjoy a relaxing morning in Geiranger before taking the shortest road across Nordalsfjorden, and along Storfjorden to Ålesund. Spend the rest of the day exploring the beautiful Art Nouveau architecture in the city centre, or visiting the Atlantic Sea Park. If you want to learn more about the history of the town, visit the Sunnmøre Museum or the Jugend Center Museum. You should also walk the stairs up to the city mountain Aksla, to enjoy the stunning view from Fjellstua. Spend the night at a hotel in Ålesund. 

Driving distance approx. 110 km / 68 mi.  

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Day 8: Gudbrandsdalen and the Olympic Town of Lillehammer

Drive from Ålesund through Gudbrandsdalen to Lillehammer, the host town of the 1994 Winter Olympics. In Lillehammer, you can visit the Maihaugen open-air museum, the Olympic Museum and/or the Lysgårdsbakken Olympic Arena. Spend the night at a hotel in Lillehammer. 

Driving distance approx. 380 km / 236 mi.  

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  • Gudbrandsdalen
  • Lillehammer

 

Day 9: Oslo, the End of Line

Start the day in Lillehammer and then drive to Oslo, to close the circle. In Oslo, you can spend the rest of the day visiting Frognerparken, the Holmenkollen ski jumping arena, or just relax and enjoy a good meal at one of the capital’s many fabulous restaurants. Spend the night at a hotel in central Oslo. 

Driving distance approx. 185 km / 115 mi.

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Day 10: Departure

For transportation to Gardermoen Airport, we recommend taking the Flytoget airport express train from Oslo Central Station. If your flight is in the afternoon, you have more opportunity to do some last-minute shopping, visit one of Oslo’s many museums or just relax at a café after this enjoyable holiday.

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Accommodation

We offer a variety of accommodation options to suit all travel needs. To ensure that the accommodations included in our packages meet our own high standards for quality and service, each establishment has been hand-picked by our local travel experts.

See the descriptions below for more information about each category of accommodation offered in this package. You can choose your preferred category in the booking process.

Rooms

  • 1 Person = Single room
  • 2 Sharing = One twin/double room
  • 3 Sharing = Triple room
  • 4 Sharing = Two twin/double rooms

Comfort

These are in well-appointed comfort hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price. Many have their own restaurant.

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Comfort

These are in well-appointed comfort hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price. Many have their own restaurant.

Quality

These are in quality four-star hotels or the best hotels available at each location at the time of booking. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. All hotels provide breakfast (included in the price) and have their own restaurant.

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Quality

These are in quality four-star hotels or the best hotels available at each location at the time of booking. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. All hotels provide breakfast (included in the price) and have their own restaurant.

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