Highlights in Oslo

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Tour Number

Activity Level

202836


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Norwegian (fluent)

A walk in Oslo


We start from your hotel or any place in the city-center. We will travel on foot the main street, Karl Johan, were we can see the Parlament, The Royal Palace, The University and the National Theater. At the same time I will give you some info about our history.

Next we will take a walk up to the Akershus fortress (outside) and on our way, you hear the story about Christiania, the city that was built in 1624. We will end our tour at the Opera-house with its impressive architecture.

During our the tour we will visit Oslo's city hall were the Nobel Peace prize is given out every year the 10th of December. We will also have time to visit a museum.

Itinerary

On this tour we will travel on foot in the city center. In the main street, Karl Johan, we can see the Parlament, The Royal Palace, The University and the National Theater. At the same time I will give you some info about our history.
We will take a walk up to the Akershus fortress (outside) and on our way, you hear the story about Christiania, the city that was built in 1624. We will end our tour at the Opera-house with its impressive architecture.
During the tour, we will visit Oslo's city hall were the Nobel Peace prize is given out every year the 10th of December.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel in the city centre or at the cruise pier.

End location: I will leave you in the city centre or at the meeting location.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

You must be able to walk for 3 hours. Good shoes are required. Some find it difficult to walk up the hills to the Royal Palace and the Akershus Fortress.

What’s Included

Other: Guided walk by me in beautiful Oslos city center .

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 50 NOK for coffee etc - We will be walking in the center to see the highlights. Unless you have any personal needs like coffee, souvenirs etc, this tour does not requires any money. No entrances.

What’s Extra

Other: Your own food, drink, and/or personal purchases.

A Recent Review of this tour

Marianne was very engaging and knowledgeable in describing the history, architecture, city design, and culture of Oslo and Norway. We particularly appreciated how she was also able to give us many insights into the way Norwegians think and live day-to-day.
David Aston

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