EDMONDS, Wash. -- All Mountain Vacations will be operating three
new independent itineraries to Norway this ski season.
From Dec. 18 through April 24, clients can choose from the
Nordic Holiday, the Mountains and Fjords Ski Adventure or the
Norway Olympic Winter packages.The Nordic Holiday is a 10-day tour visiting Oslo, Lillehammer
and the Gala ski region.
Lillehammer, two nights will be spent in the Birkebeineren mountain
hotel in Olympic Park. Plenty of skiing terrain, the Olympic Ice
Hall and the Folk Museum are nearby.
In Gala, guests have four days to explore the cross-country ski
trails that dominate the region. Night facilities and other snow
sports are available, as well.
The final two days are spent in Oslo's Gabelshus Hotel, with
time for sightseeing or more cross-country skiing.The Mountains and Fjords Ski Adventure visits Bergen, Voss,
Geilo and Oslo in nine days.
One day in Bergen affords participants ample time to take the
funicular to see the mountain views, visit the aquarium or wander
the 900-year-old city's artistic and architectural sights.
In Voss, two days can be spent skiing cross country or downhill
with fjord views where several World Cup ski competitions have been
Three days will be spent in Geilo in a mountain-style hotel.
Diverse skiing opportunities are balanced with activities such as
pubbing, dog sledding, reindeer safaries and torch-lit sleigh
rides. A final day in Oslo allows for sightseeing.The 11-day Norway Olympic Winter package visits Lillehammer and
Oslo and focuses on downhill skiing and the resort-town
In Lillehammer, accommodations will be in the Birkebeineren
mountain hotel in Olympic Park for seven days. The 1994 Olympic
site offers extensive winter sports facilities as well as museums
and sightseeing opportunities.
Two days in Oslo will leave time to visit sites such as the
sculpture park; Holmenkollen ski jump and museum; the Viking ship
museum, or the folk museum.
All packages include roundtrip air from New York, Seattle or
Chicago; accommodations, some meals, and transfers via rail and
Prices range from $900 to $1,500 per person.
All Mountain Vacations
Phone: (800) 838-8142
Fax: (425) 697-2862
Operator offers agents a chance to hit Norway's slopes
EDMONDS, Wash. -- All Mountain Vacations is offering agents a
chance to ski in Norway in the spring. The company, based here,
scheduled a familiarization tour for April 6 to 15. Downhill and
Nordic skiing will be available.
The eight-night package spends two nights in Lillehammer, three
in Gala and two in Oppdal. There also is a one-night stay in
The $1,075 price includes roundtrip air from Seattle, Chicago or
New York; motorcoach and train transfers; most breakfasts and
dinners; five days of skiing, and meetings with local tourist
All Mountain Vacations specializes in custom group and
independent arrangements to Europe.