The final destination: Bergen, on the westcoast of Norway (photo © Serban Enache / dreamstime.com).
From Copenhagen through Sweden to Norway
This long route from Copenhagen to Bergen via Oslo is a journey of extremely varied character. It starts with a tame prelude but develops into a great symphony of lakes, snowfields and mountains. Along the way, you have in Oslo a very pleasant (but expensive) capital city.
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Whether you are making a long grand tour or just planning a couple of weekend breaks, Europe by Rail is the perfect guide. The book describes 50 key routes in detail. Together, they span mainland Europe and the British Isles. Find out more about the guidebook below.