Nordic Magnificence

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AUG. 12-22, 2018 $3,995
Copenhagen, Oslo, Bergen
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Nordic Magnificence

AUG. 12-22, 2018
Copenhagen, Oslo, Bergen

Delve into the vibrant Viking heritage and the rich cultures of Denmark and Norway on this nine-night journey with stays in Copenhagen, Oslo and Bergen, plus a one-night cruise. In Copenhagen, visit the Old Town and Rosenborg Castle. See the city’s landmarks during an afternoon canal cruise. On an overnight cruise to Oslo, take in dramatic views of the Norwegian coast. In Oslo, see ancient Viking ships and explore the Vikings’ seafaring lifestyle. Next, enjoy the spectacular scenery on Europe’s highest-altitude train line to the historic town of Bergen. Discover Bergen’s charm and history. Take a ride on one of the world’s steepest train rides from the top of a mountain through the most scenic region of Norway to the shores the majestic Songefjord.

Cost: $3,995
AHI Travel
Activity Level: Moderate
Faster pace, substantial distances covered, long walks, city walking tours over uneven walking surfaces and stair climbing.

UCLA Faculty on Tour

Arne Lunde
Scandinavian Section
Arne Lunde is associate professor of Scandinavian Studies and Cinema and Media Studies at UCLA. He teaches courses on Nordic national cinemas and filmmakers, as well as on nineteenth-century Scandinavian literature. Lunde’s publications include the book Nordic Exposures: Scandinavian Identities in Classical Hollywood Cinema. Among his current research projects is a book on Swedish director Ingmar Bergman's films in the 1940s and 50s, as well as a globalized, transnational history of Nordic cinema. Lunde has travelled extensively within Norway, Sweden, and Denmark and has strong expertise in the cinema, media, literature, art, and cultural histories of those Nordic nations.

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STEP 1
Download the tour Reservation Form here. This tour is booked quickly, so sign up early to reserve space.

STEP 2
Enclose a check or provide credit card information for $600 per person, per tour, as a deposit for the selected tour. Make check payable to AHI Travel. Deposits are provisional and fully refundable pending your acceptance of final brochure terms.

STEP 3
Mail completed reservation form and your deposit to:
UCLA Alumni Association
Attn: Alumni Travel
James West Alumni Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1397

A brochure will be mailed to you as soon as it is available.