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Sugar Creek Bible Camp Tour of Norway

August 26th to September 5th, 2019
Dick Iverson of Solvang Lodge in Westby, Wis. 608 792 6875
Sugar Creek Bible Camp Tour to Norway August 26 – September 5, 2019
Monday, August 26
Depart Minneapolis/St. Paul Depart on Icelandair at 7:30 pm.
Tuesday, August 27
Arrive Oslo B, D Change planes in Reykjavik; continue to Oslo arriving at 12:20 pm. You are met by your local Oslo guide – proceed to your private motor coach. An orientation city tour will introduce you to Oslo. See the city center and City Hall, site of the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, the Royal Palace, Karl Johansgate, Vigeland sculpture park, and more. Tour ends at your hotel. Check in, relax, and meet your tour members for a welcome dinner at your hotel. Overnight in Oslo.
Wednesday, August 28
Oslo B Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the Norwegian folk museum in the morning; use your Oslo Pass for independent sightseeing this afternoon. Lunch and dinner on your own. Overnight in Oslo.
Thursday, August 29
Oslo – Venabu B, D Breakfast at your hotel. Depart by private motor coach to Hamar for a tour of the Cathedral ruins. Stop in Lillhammer to see the ski jump, and for lunch on own. Continue through the Gudbrandsdal Valley to Venabu mountain hotel. Dinner and overnight at Venabu.
Friday, August 30
Venabu B, LP, D Breakfast at the hotel. Tour the area, including a visit to Ringebu church dating to the 13th century. Photo stop at Sør-Fron church. Possible farm visit, and see other sights in area. Dinner and overnight at Venabu.
Saturday, August 31
Venabu – Skei B, D Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Lom stave church, then have lunch on your own in Lom. Photo stop at Dale church in Luster. Dinner and overnight at Scandic Hotel Jolster.
Sunday, September 1
Skei – Balestrand B, D Breakfast at the hotel. Stop at Astruptunet, and the Norwegian Glacier Center. Dinner and overnight at Kvikne’s Hotel.
Monday, September 2
Balestrand – Rosendal B, L, D Breakfast at the hotel. Ferry across the Sognefjord, and travel over the mountains to Stalheim Hotel for a tour of their outdoor museum and smørgåsbord lunch. Continue to Hardanger. Dinner and overnight at Rosendal Hotel.
Tuesday, September 3
Rosendal – Bergen B, L Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Rosendal Barony, which was built in the 15th century in a Renaissance style with a blend of baroque, and is now a museum. The Barony is also famous for its rose garden and the park surrounding it. Continue to Troldhaugen, former home of composer Edvard Grieg, for lunch, tour, and recital at Troldhaugen. Dinner on your own, remainder of day at leisure. Overnight at Scandic Hotel Neptun.
Wednesday, September 4
Bergen B, D Morning city tour of Bergen, lunch on own. Afternoon free for independent sightseeing and shopping. Farewell dinner at hotel. Overnight at Scandic Hotel Neptun.
Thursday, September 5
Depart Bergen B Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport, depart on Icelandair mid-day. Arrive Minneapolis/St. Paul at approximately 6:00 pm.

Estimated* tour price: $3888 per person, double occupancy Estimated* single supplement: $516

Estimated tour price includes:  Economy class air on Icelandair from Minneapolis/St. Paul including air taxes and carrier imposed fuel surcharges. 
Nine nights’ accommodation in standard rooms with private bath.  *Breakfast daily.  *Three lunches.  *Seven dinners. 
*Arrival transfer in Oslo with orientation city tour.
* Private motor coach from departure Oslo until arrival Bergen,including driver’s expenses. 
*Guided tour at Hamar Cathedral.  *Guided tour of Ringebu stave church.  *Entrance to Astruptunet. 
*Guided tour of Stalheim open air museum.  *Guided tour of Rosendal Barony which includes the Manor, Rosendal Gardens, art exhibition and Kvinnherad Church.  *City tour of Bergen with local guide.  *Troldhaugen guided tour, and piano recital. 
*Departure transfer in Bergen.  *Contribution to Sugar Creek.

Not included: Travel insurance (which is highly recommended), items of a personal nature, sightseeing, tips to driver and guides, meals and other items not specified.

*The estimated tour price is based on 2018 prices and will be finalized when 2019 prices are available, and accommodations, transportation and other inclusions are confirmed.
It is possible that the prices will be adjusted due to changes in airfare, air taxes and fuel costs, hotel and other supplier costs, and/or exchange rates.
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