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Off the Map Travel Norwegian Fjords Electric Porsche Trip

by Katie Skrzek

May 26, 2022

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If you’re a fan of adventure travel and luxury cars, Off the Map Travel has an experience for you. The new Drive the Fjords tour allows travelers to explore the Norwegian fjords and Sunnmore Alps in style in an electric Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo.

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The seven-day tour showcases Norway’s National Tourist Routes in the fjords. The Porsche features pre-programmed routes, ensuring easy navigation. The car reaches 283 miles on a full charge, and stops throughout the trip provide on-site chargers.

 

Day 1: Begin your trip in Ålesund at Hotel Brosundet. Following check-in, guests transfer via boat to Flatsea lighthouse for lunch and use of the on-site Jacuzzi and sauna. Transfer back to the hotel for dinner at Apotekergata No. 5.

Norway

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Day 2: Check out and transfer to Storfjord for your stay at Hotel Storfjord. Enjoy a welcome cocktail at Lavvu, a traditional Sami tent located in the forest surrounding the hotel.

Day 3: Your driving adventure kicks off along the North Atlantic Overpass. The car will be stocked with a picnic basket full of local cheese, meat, berries and sparkling wine to enjoy during your full-day drive.

Day 4: Head to the mountains of Romsdal while enjoying fresh pastries to start your drive. Stop at the troll wall, the highest rock wall in Europe. Other stops during day four include Valdel Valley, Stranda and Geiranger fjord. That night, stay at Hotel Union Oye.

Norway

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Day 5: Travel the coastline towards Stryn for a gondola ride to take in views of the North Atlantic Ocean. Board a ferry for a cruise through Geiranger fjord.

Day 6: Visit the Sunnmøre region, known for its seafood traditions. Enjoy a five-course meal, highlighting the region’s fresh seafood.

Day 7: Take a private helicopter tour of the fjords before you depart. A private driver will transfer you to the airport for your departure.

Norway

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The tour is available for departures June 12, Aug. 7 and Sept. 4, 11 and 18. Pricing starts around $9,747 per person based on double occupancy and includes all meals, accommodations, transfers, activities and use of the electric Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo. Flights are not included. A private version of the tour is also available.

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