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Up Norway Sustainable Tour: The Discovery Route

by Katie Skrzek

Jun 17, 2021

Up Norway – Refsvatnet Lake

Norway

Up Norway, Norway’s travel curator, partners with sustainability experts to offer travelers a new tour. The Discovery Route, called the “world’s most sustainable journey,” combines personal wellness with the wellness of the environment.

 

The 12-night excursion brings travelers throughout western Norway, from Bergen to Stavanger. Up Norway considers the environmental, social and economic impact of sustainability when curating tours. Accommodations include eco-certified properties, family-run hotels and cabins. Dining options throughout the tour include sustainable dishes made using local ingredients, including a dinner at the two-Michelin-starred Re-naa. Transportation during the tour takes place via the eco-friendly Tesla Model 3. Guests will meet with local community leaders, farmers and chefs, where they will learn about Norway’s sustainability in action.

 

Travelers take part in numerous activities during the 12-night tour, including:

  • Rappelling at Skjervsfossen Waterfall
  • Visiting the Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power
  • Tractor safari in Eikemo
  • Snorkel with salmon in the Suldalslågen River
  • A trip to Trefadder Forest
  • Experience a floating sauna on Refsvatnet Lake

 

Pricing starts at $5,348 per person, based on four travelers sharing one car and two rooms. Tour dates are available through September. For more information about the tour and to book, visit the website.

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