Scandinavia Featuring Denmark, Sweden and Norway

August 12-22, 2020

Please note: Registration for the tour opens at 10am on September 3.  There is no need to sign up immediately. Everyone who registers will be placed on a waitlist. The order in which you register for the tour will have no bearing as to whether you are on the tour or not.

The confirmation you receive from our Registration office will include a link to an online survey. You must fill out this survey by the end of the day on September 13 to receive first consideration for participation in the tour. Based on the responses received, a determination will be made as to who will participate in the tour.

The Osher Office will contact you by Friday, September 27, if you will be participating in the tour. Once you are accepted into the tour, you will need to submit a $400 deposit to hold your place on the tour. This payment must be made by Friday, October 11, or you will forfeit your place on the tour.

Join us for a memorable tour to Denmark, Sweden and Norway featuring the stunning scenery of Scandinavia and its fairy-tale cities. Discover the region’s unique Viking heritage, opulent royal palaces, breathtaking fjords and much more. The journey begins in Copenhagen, a city that is historic and charming while buzzing with innovation. While there, observe the Gefion Fountain, the iconic Little Mermaid statue, the North Zealand Castle, Amalienborg Palace and the Tivoli Gardens. Then onto Gothenberg, Sweden, a lively university town, known for its parks and modern opera house. Travel to Oslo, the capital of Norway, where you can enjoy the Vigeland Sculpture Garden, explore 1,200-year-old Viking ships and experience the Kon Tiki Museum. Spend time in Lillehammer, famous for hosting the 1994 Winter Olympics. Visit the Lom Stave Church, one of the largest and best-preserved stave churches in Norway. Board the famous Flam Railway for a mountain train ride into Norway’s high glacial regions, cruise the breathtaking still waters of the Sognefjord and explore Bergen including the home of composer Edvard Grieg, the 750-year-old Haakon’s Hall and the city’s famous fish market.

The Package Includes:
• Roundtrip motor coach transportation from Milwaukee to Chicago
• Flights Chicago-Copenhagen, Bergen-Chicago
Airline taxes and fuel surcharges
• 9 nights of accommodations
– 2 nights Copenhagen
– 1 night Gothenburg
– 2 nights Oslo
– 1 night Lillehammer
– 1 night Sogndal
– 2 nights Bergen
• Hotel taxes, fees and service charges
• Hotel porterage
• 15 meals: nine breakfasts, one lunch, ix dinners with wine
• Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
• Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
• Services of local guides per itinerary
• Entrance fees per itinerary
• Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring

Is This Trip Right for You?
This moderately active trip covers a good amount of ground each day. We can spend two to three hours on our feet during tours where you will encounter some uneven surfaces, stairs, steps and significant slopes. This tour is not recommended for people who have difficulty walking.

Note: Osher Member Occupancy Rates: Double: $4700, Single: $5750
A nonrefundable $400 deposit is necessary to reserve your place
Information Meeting: September 11, 2019
Final Tour Orientation Meeting: July 8, 2020
You must be a current member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at the time of registration and at the time of travel
Registration Deadline/Final Payment: Friday, April 10, 2020

Instructor

Kim  Beck

Kim Beck

Kim Beck has been responsible for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UW-Milwaukee in one way or another for the past 16 years; the last seven, serving as its executive director. Honored and humbled to be a part of the ... read more

Notes

Date: Weekdays, August 12-22, 2020
Time: 8am-10pm
Location: Travel Program
Instructor: Kim Beck
Fee: $4,700
Enrollment Limit: 38
Program Number: 8330-*****
Note: Osher Member Occupancy Rates: Double: $4700, Single: $5750
A nonrefundable $450 deposit is necessary to reserve your place
Information Meeting: September 11, 2019
Final Tour Orientation Meeting: July 8, 2020
You must be a current member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at the time of registration and at the time of travel
Registration Deadline/Final Payment: Friday, April 10, 2020

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Date: Weekdays, Aug 12-22, 2020

Time: 8am-10pm

Location: Travel Program

Instructor: Kim Beck

Fee: $5,750 Osher Member Occupancy Rates: Double: $4700, Single: $5750

Enrollment Limit: 38

Program Number: 8330-12423

Note: Osher Member Occupancy Rates: Double: $4700, Single: $5750

A nonrefundable $450 deposit is necessary to reserve your place

Registration Deadline: Fri., Apr. 10, 2020

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