Scandinavian Highlights

Discover Scandinavia with a 7 day journey. Explore the spectacular Rosenborg Castle, an elegant Renaissance castle built as a country summerhouse in 1606.

7 Day
From (AUD)
$ 5,995
  • 2019 Copenhagen > Oslo

    Northern capitals

    Sharing a flair for design, stunning natural beauty and colourful architecture, it is the small differences that make the Scandinavian cities utterly unique.

    Copenhagen’s humble origins as a fishing port and charming cobblestone streets contrast with Stockholm’s elegant 57 bridges linking the 14 fashionable islands of the metropolis while cosy Oslo is nestled amongst Nordic forests, lakes and green hills.

    Tour Code:

    OECO

    Duration:

    7 Days

    Departure City:

    Copenhagen

    Return City:

    Oslo

  • 7 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Welcome to Copenhagen

      From its humble origins as a fishing village to its heyday as the glittering capital of the Danish Empire, to its current position as one of the world’s premier design capitals, the stories and characters of Copenhagen’s history can be discovered in its sumptuous palaces, copper-roofed town houses and atmospheric cobbled squares. Celebrate the start of your journey at this evening’s welcome reception. Enjoy a two night stay.

    • Day 2 - Copenhagen

      This morning, tour the wonderful Rosenborg Castle – an elegant Renaissance castle built as a country summerhouse in 1606. Rosenborg Castle features 400 years of magnificence, royal art treasures and the Crown Jewels and Royal Regalia. You’ll also get to see the delightful courtyard of Amalienborg Palace, home to Princess Mary and the Danish Royal Family.

      Freechoice

      Take an iconic cruise and see the city’s many attractions including Christiansborg Palace, the impressive Black Diamond Library, and the Little Mermaid while gliding along the picturesque canals. Or be immersed into the way locals live with a visit to the trendy inner city district of Christianshavn, including a tour of the Baroque Church of Our Saviour, famous for its helix spire, with an external winding staircase that you’ll have the opportunity to climb.

      This evening you’ll savour every morsel of your welcome dinner at one of Copenhagen’s finest restaurants.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Copenhagen > Stockholm

      Transfer to the airport for your flight to the trendy Swedish capital, Stockholm. Stockholm, said to be one of the most beautiful capital cities in the world, is built on 14 islands connected by 57 bridges and looks out proudly onto the Baltic Sea. The beautiful architecture, the greenery, the fresh air and the proximity to the water are distinctive traits of this city. Spend the next two nights at your Special Stay property.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 4 - Stockholm

      Your local guide will unveil the city’s most treasured hotspots during a city tour. You’ll discover the City Hall with its spire featuring the golden Three Crowns, one of Sweden’s most famous buildings; you’ll also see the Riddrholm Church and the Royal Palace. Then, visit the Vasa Ship Museum located on the island of Djurgården, where the 17th century warship ‘Vasa’ is now housed after it tragically capsized and sank on its inaugural voyage in 1628.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Stockholm > Oslo

      Take a short flight to Oslo, the capital of Norway for a two night stay. A metropolitan capital with forests and fjords, Oslo is a modern and diverse city.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 6 - Oslo

      From the 8th to the 11th century, the Vikings started their journey from their over-populated fjords across Europe, looking for land and trade. Discover their amazing history during your visit to the Bygdoy Peninsula, home to three famous museums honouring the rich nautical heritage of the Norse race and its warrior ancestors. Wander the Viking Ship Museum, the Kon-Tiki Museum and the Fram Polar Ship. Fram is the strongest wooden ship ever built and still holds the records for sailing farthest north and farthest south and you’ll be able to step on board the ship and see how the crew managed to survive in the coldest and most dangerous places on earth - the Arctic and the Antarctic.
      Tonight you’ll enjoy a memorable dinner at Holmenkollen, home of Oslo’s ski jumping arena and the host of the 1952 Winter Olympics. Raise your glass this evening and toast the end of a wonderful journey and discuss the exciting days ahead on your Scenic Eclipse cruise.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Oslo

      Bid a fond farewell to Oslo as you transfer to the airport.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Scenic highlights
    • The intimacy of small group fully escorted touring
    • 1 memorable Special Stay
    • 2 Freechoice activities
    • Discover the Vasa Ship Museum in Stockholm
    • Immerse yourself in Oslo’s Viking heritage
    • All internal flights
    • 9 meals – 6 breakfasts and 3 dinners
    • And all tipping and gratuities