Vikings and a day at the countryside

Tour Number

Activity Level

293972


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Shopping

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children can make their own glass or make their own candels. An outdoor-playground.

Friendly: Yes.
A special handicap car can be ordered. A wheelchair can be used at the museum, the gass hut, restaurants ant in most of the shops.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Norwegian (fluent)

We visit the viking museum and Hadeland Glas Work


This tour takes us out of Oslo to the countryside to visit Hadeland Gassverk, a glasswork from 1762, and we visit the Vikingship-museum in Oslo. This museum is one of the must to see here in Oslo with three ships from the Viking-time.

Hadeland Glassverk is located about one hour drive from Oslo. We will drive through a beautiful landscape that has been important for our history and a birthplace for four Viking kings.

Hadeland Glassverk is the oldest Glass Ware company in Norway, established in 1762. We will see beautiful glass been made - still using old technics. And may be you want to blow your own glass? The Glasswork is located by the beautiful lake Randsfjorden, and with many of the origin historical buildings still in use.

Itinerary

This tour takes us out of Oslo to the countryside to visit Hadeland glasswork from 1762, and we visit the Vikingship-museum in Oslo.

Hadeland Glasswork is located about one hour drive from Oslo. We will drive through a beautiful landscape that has been important for our history and a birthplace for four Viking kings.
We will see beautiful glass been made - still using old technics.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotell og at the pier were your ship ports. We can also meet anywhere in the city senter. If you want to meet at the airport, a fee will be added.

End location: At your hotell og at the pier were your ship ports. We can also meet anywhere in the city senter. If you want to end at the airport, a fee will be added.

Duration: 6 hours

Some traffic can be expected early in the day and around 4-5 pm in to Oslo

Transportation

By car

What’s Included

Nothing is included but for the guide, a car or a minivan and a professional driver

Estimated Local Cash Needed

400 NOK - 100 NOK pp for entrace to the Vikingships. Lunch and snack can be from 200 - 400 NOK pp.

What’s Extra

Extra will be entrances, lunch or snack. If you want to make your own glass, you will be charged 150.- pr glass.

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