About us

Authentic Scandinavia is a dedicated online tour operator, creating and selling independent package tours and escorted coach tours throughout Scandinavia and the other Nordic countries.

We call ourselves specialists since we only sell what we know well, and with our office in Oslo we are based in the heart of Scandinavia. We always aim to give our travellers professional and personal service to help realise their dream vacation to Scandinavia.


Why book with us

In a changing travel world it is important to think about customer protection as well as quality of services. Read more about why you should book with us.


Contact us

Authentic Scandinavia AS
Address: Økernveien 94, N-0579 Oslo, Norway
Phone: +47 22 94 13 70
Mail: info@authentic-scandinavia.com
Organisation number: 992 207 922


Our office hours are Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm Central European Time (CET). During office hours we are happy to answer your calls and will give our best to answer your e-mails within 24 hours.


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Our Team

Trude Sivertsen - Director of Sales and Operation

Trude is the heart and soul of Authentic Scandinavia! She has built up the company from the very beginning and made Authentic Scandinavia her "baby no. 1".

Lisa Jörgensen Cooke - Product Manager

Lisa has returned for her second stint at Authentic Scandinavia - the first time being back in 2010 when it was still in its infancy. She now looks forward to sharing her knowledge of Scandinavia. 

Victoria Kristiansen - Senior Sales Consultant

Victoria joined Authentic Scandinavia in August 2014. It is very important to her that our customers are given an unforgettable experience when choosing Scandinavia as their travel destination.  

Patrick Jahoda - Senior Sales Consultant

Patrick is originally from Vienna, Austria and moved to Oslo in December 2022. He loves travelling around Scandinavia and enjoys combining trips with art museums and concerts.

Nicole Riedel - Sales & Operations Consultant

Nicole is from the UAE but has since lived in 6 further countries. Travelling is in her blood, and she hopes to show everyone what a beautiful part of the world Scandinavia is!

Marine Dedieu - Sales & Operations Consultant

Marine is from the Southwest of France and came to Norway to finish her master’s degree in 2022. She is passionate about the outdoors and stunning views, fell in love with Norway and decided to stay.

Elin Arbin - Sales & Operations Consultant

Elin is originally from Minnesota, USA – a place with a strong Scandinavian heritage. She loves Scandinavia’s distinct seasons and cinnamon buns.

Linda Kjosås - Sales & Operations Consultant

Linda is originally from Bergen, Norway. She has long and varied experience in the travel industry, mostly from selling tours to all over the world, and is now happy to work with inbound tourism.

Martina Miracapillo - Sales & Operations Consultant

Martina comes from the south of Italy, but she loves Norway with its magical snowy landscapes. After her studies in the Netherlands, she moved to Oslo where she joined the Haman Group in 2022.

Lea Bölke - Sales & Operations Consultant

Lea is from Germany and came to Norway in 2022 for her studies. Since then, she has fallen more and more in love with the beautiful scenery and the Scandinavian way of life.

Natacha Müller - Social Media Marketing

Natacha is originally from Switzerland and moved to Oslo in November 2019, after falling in love with Scandinavia. She loves travelling, reading and has a passion for anything creative.

Anette Karlsson - CEO of Haman Group

As the CEO of the Haman Group Anette’s days are not your typical 9-5 job but she very much enjoys it! Anette is the one who made the dream of Authentic Scandinavia possible.

Orijana Biberovic - CFO of Haman Group

Orijana is born in Bosnia and Herzegovina but came to Norway in 1994. She has been in charge of Authentic Scandinavia's accounts since 2011. In 2013 she became the Chief Accountant of Haman Group. 

Zana Malisevskaja - Head of Purchase of Haman Group

Zana was born in Lithuania and moved to Sweden in 2011 to study tourism. She joined the Haman Group in 2017 and she is responsible for all contracts with our suppliers.