Explore the "Must Sees" of Oslo

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Tour Number

Activity Level

287135


Categories

First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Norwegian (fluent)

By car, the City center, Vigeland park, Holmenkollen, Vikingship museum, The Fram museum or Kon-Tiki museum


This is a tour by car or minibus, including a walking distance of 850 meters trough the Vigeland Sculpture park. We start with city sightseeing of Oslo.
Than the driver will take us up to the famous Holmenkollen ski jump, with a spectacular view of the fjord and the city on a clear day. Before we continue down again to Vigeland sculpture park. This beautiful park is the largest sculpture park in the world created by one single artist. We will see more than 200 sculptures made in wrought iron, bronze and granite on our way through the lovely park.
After we drive to the Viking ship museum. Here we will both see and hear the history of the three best preserved Viking ships in the world. They were all grave ships found along the Oslo fjord, and built in the 9th century. We continue through a beautiful residential area to eighter the Fram- or the Kon-Tiki museum, which you can choose from. We finish our tour in the city center.

Itinerary

Please see the tour descriptions.
On our city sightseeing you will be able to see, The old Fortress, the old Christiania, the Opera House, The Royal Palace, The National Theatre, The Parliament and the City Hall.

In the Vigeland park, the walking distance is 850 meters, with some 50 stairs to negotiate in total.
This is the only walking distance on the tour.

Both to Holmenkollen ski jump and out to the museums, we will drive through beautiful residential areas in Oslo.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you where it best suits you in the city center, or by the cruise pier.

End location: City center or meeting location.

Duration: 5 hours

Transportation

Car or minibus.

What’s Included

5 hours guided tour by me and private transport with driver in car or minibus

What’s Extra

Entrance to the museums, Any beverage and food you might want to buy. Lunch is not included.

Restrictions

In Norway you need a professional driver license to drive guests against payment. My tours are either by public transportation, walking, or we need to hire a car with driver. It is also possible to use taxi. That must be paid on the spot.

A Recent Review of this tour

We were a group of 14 and can throughly recommend Frida as you tour guide. We spent a lovely day with Frida she was thoughtful, informative and nothing was a problem. Our tour was well organised and I would throughly recommend her for a tour around Oslo.
Helen MacArthur

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