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Escorted Tours

Scandinavias Spectacular Cities including
Oslo City Stay

  • Route:
  • UK
  • Copenhagen
  • Stockholm
  • Oslo
  • UK
2 NIGHTS from £349pp
Extension from £349pp
Tour + Extension from £1298pp

To book call us on 0800 781 4893

Oslo City Stay

Extend your tour with a 2 night stay in the Norwegian capital of Oslo. Home to world-class museums, a superb range of restaurants and a wealth of city sights just waiting to be explored, Oslo also offers fantastic hiking, boating and even skiing opportunities to take advantage of - an extension in Oslo is the perfect way to conclude your Scandinavian adventure.

Day 1: UK to Copenhagen

Depart London on your scheduled flight to Copenhagen, where you will be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of today is at leisure to explore Denmark's capital.

    Day 2: Copenhagen

    Your comprehensive morning tour begins at the centre of City Hall Square overseen by the eye-catching statue of Danish statesman, Absalon. During your coach tour, pass the 19th century Tivoli Gardens amusement park before paying a visit to the grand Christiansborg Palace. Later take a stroll through the iconic Nyhavn canal, a bustling hub of moored boats, outdoor cafes and colourful pastel townhouses that line the waterfront. Make a photo stop at the Little Mermaid statue that sits upon a rock beside the Langelinie promenade before arriving at the Amalienborg Palace, home to the Danish royal family. After a late lunch, embark on a fascinating boat tour of Copenhagen's canals.

    • Breakfast

    Day 3: Copenhagen

    Following breakfast, enjoy a scenic drive through the picturesque North Zealand countryside for a visit to the moated Frederiksborg Castle, a splendid Renaissance capsule of lavish tapestries, gilded ceilings and an opulent chapel used for royal weddings. Following a stroll through Fredensborg's Romantically styled garden, tour the UNESCO recognised Kronborg Castle, famed for its literary association with Shakespeare's Hamlet. Return to Copenhagen for an afternoon at leisure.

    • Breakfast

    Day 4: Copenhagen to Stockholm

    This morning, journey by road across the Oresund Bridge, a gargantuan feat of engineering that seemingly emerges from the river before reaching Sweden. Following a tour of the country's 3rd largest city, sample culinary delights in Malmo's Lilla Torg, a medieval square which hosts a plethora of outdoor eateries. Later today catch the fast train to the Swedish capital of Stockholm where you will be transferred to your hotel.

    • Breakfast

    Day 5: Stockholm

    Rising sharply out of the icy Baltic Sea, the 14 islands that make up one of Europe's most beautiful cities plays host to broad boulevards lined with pastel houses, charming park spaces and painted houseboats which reside along the cobbled waterfront. As you stroll through the elegant old town on your morning tour, pass Storkyrkan, the city's oldest building whose extravagant Gothic interior sets the stage for Sweden's royal weddings. Following a walk through the infamous Stortorget square, your tour concludes within the City Hall renowned for its grand ceremonial chambers and exquisite pieces of art. The remainder of today will be at leisure.

    • Breakfast

    Day 6: Stockholm to Oslo

    Depart this morning for a fascinating tour of the 10th century Sigtuna, Sweden's first town. Later proceed to Orebro to locate a restaurant of your choosing before crossing into Norway and arriving into the capital, Oslo.

    • Breakfast

    Day 7: Oslo

    After breakfast, enjoy splendid views from the Opera House's distinct sloping terrace across the fjord. Later continue to Bygdoy Island for a tour of the Viking Ship Museum, which displays two of the world's best-preserved Viking ships as well as a staggering collection of intricate crafts and tools from this intriguing era. Next, head to the Vigeland Park to marvel at a fascinating collection by Norwegian sculptor, Gustav Vigeland. Your tour concludes within the city centre where the remainder of today will be at leisure.

    • Breakfast

    Day 8: Oslo to UK

    In the morning, transfer to the airport in Oslo for your return flight back to the UK.

    • Breakfast

    Oslo City Stay - Extension Starts

    Day 9 - 10: Oslo

    Following the end of the tour enjoy an additional 2 nights in Oslo at your leisure, exploring all the sights of this cosmopolitan city.

    • Breakfast

    Day 11: Oslo to UK

    In the morning, transfer to the airport in Oslo for your return flight back to the UK.

    • Breakfast
    Your Meals
    • Included Breakfast will always be served at your accommodation each morning during the tour.
    • Included Lunch and Dinner, where included, will be served in local restaurants or at your accommodation.
    • Included Any dietary requirements and dislikes should be made known to our reservations staff at the time of booking.

    Included in the Price

    • Included Fully Escorted Tour with local English Speaking Guides throughout
    • Included Scheduled Flights from the UK.
    • Included All internal travel including air-conditioned/heated transportation.
    • Included Accommodation, meals as specified and entry fees to all sights.
    • Included All airport taxes and security charges.

    Important Information


    You must obtain suitable travel insurance prior to departure. Mercury Holidays is partnered with Holiday Extras which offer insurance at the following prices:

    Age in YearsUp to 6465 - 7475 - 85
    Up to 10 days cover£21£42£62
    Up to 17 days cover£27£48£68
    For all persons 86 years and over, please contact us for insurance prices. Please ensure you provide us with the name of your insurer, policy number and their 24 hour emergency contact number as soon as possible. Mercury Holidays will not be liable for any costs incurred by you due to your failure to take out suitable travel insurance from the date of booking.


    If booking more than 10 weeks before departure a deposit of £250pp will need to be paid at the time of booking with the full amount payable at 10 weeks prior to departure. The deposit applies to adults and children. If you are within 10 weeks of travel then the full balance of the holiday will be payable.

    Flight Information

    Your flight to Copenhagen Airport is with Norwegian Air Shuttle (D8), departing from London Gatwick, South Terminal. Each passenger is entitled to 20kg of hold luggage plus 1 item of hand luggage not exceeding in size and 1 personal item such as a handbag, briefcase or laptop case. Weight restrictions will be finalised on E-ticket receipt. Should you wish to take additional luggage you will need to pay extra at check-in. Check-In should be at least 3 hours before departure. Please note that all flight times are subject to change. Final flight details will be confirmed on your e-ticket and final documentation which will be sent to you approximately 10 days before departure. If you wish to arrange Airport car parking or accommodation at preferential rates, we recommend you book this in advance with Holiday Extras - Tel. 0871 360 2000, quoting HX313.

    Health and Vaccinations

    It is your responsibility to check any health and vaccination requirements applicable to your booked arrangements. We can only provide general information about this. Health and hygiene facilities and disease risks vary from country to country. You should take health advice about your own needs as early as possible and in good time before your departure. Sources of information include;,,, your General Practitioner or a specialist clinic.

    Physical Accessibility

    This tour is accessible to most people with an average level of fitness and normal mobility. It involves moderate days of walking on uneven paths and small hills, and getting on and off coaches. This tour is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties.

    Group Size

    The minimum number of passengers on your tour will be 20, and the maximum number of passengers will be 35. If in the unlikely event your tour does not reach the minimum passenger numbers then you may be asked to change to a different date. A full refund will be made available to you should this alternative not be suitable. (Minimum and Maximum passengers numbers are subject to change).

    Tour Guide

    This is an escorted tour, meaning the you will have the services of an English speaking guide during each excursion ensuring that you have first-hand knowledge at all times.

    Currency Information

    The currency in Scandinavia is the Kroner, which is subject to each country visited. We recommend that you exchange you currency before you leave the UK, however cash machines are available in all the major cities to withdraw money in the local currency.

    Personal Expenses

    You will need to take some extra money with you to cover any dinners where these are not mentioned on your itinerary and personal purchases, such as souvenirs, extra drinks and snacks. Approximately £400-500 per person should be sufficient for the duration of your tour. Please also bear in mind that there will be several shopping opportunities throughout your tour. Tipping is customary, we would recommend approximately 8 EUR £7 per person per day. Tips are accepted in the local currency, however it is asked that if you do not tip in the local currency that you only pay with notes, as coins cannot be exchanged. As normal practice you may be asked for your credit card details on check-in at the hotel in order to cover any extras incurred during your stay. If you do not have a credit card you may be asked for a cash deposit. American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and Visa are widely accepted in hotels.

    Tour Dates & Prices

    Depart UKArrive UKExtension PriceTour PriceTotal PriceBook Now
    05 Apr 201714 Apr 2017£349pp£949pp£1298ppPlease call for availability
    10 May 201719 May 2017£349pp£1049pp£1398ppPlease call for availability
    14 Jun 201723 Jun 2017£349pp£1149pp£1498ppPlease call for availability
    12 Jul 201721 Jul 2017£349pp£1199pp£1548ppPlease call for availability
    16 Aug 201725 Aug 2017£349pp£1199pp£1548ppPlease call for availability
    13 Sep 201722 Sep 2017£349pp£1169pp£1518ppPlease call for availability
    11 Oct 201720 Oct 2017£349pp£1049pp£1398ppPlease call for availability

    Itinerary Changes

    The order of events and sightseeing may vary according to local conditions or for operational purposes. For this reason, we have indicated approximate times only. Your local guide will inform you of any schedule changes as they are informed of them. Some road construction and/or weather conditions may lengthen the driving times or sailing conditions. Our intention is to adhere to the day-to-day itinerary as printed; however order of events and sightseeing may vary according to the local conditions.

    Travelling alone?

    We have a small number of rooms available at no single supplement.

    Private Tours:

    Private Tours are not available on this tour.

    Fact File

    • Minimum temperature: 1°C
    • Maximum temperature: 23°C

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