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    4 days - Long Weekend or minibreak in Oslo with local, unique excursions.

    Be surprised by Oslo, a compact city with a blossoming contemporary cultural scene and an ever-evolving identity. Enjoy all the landmarks of Oslo's city centre on a private 3-hour walking tour with a local guide. Get a taste of life in this vibrant capital through its famous sights, and enjoy its architectural and cultural diversity. See the Royal Palace, the Norwegian Parliament, and the University of Oslo, and stroll the bustling Karl Johan pedestrian shopping area. Take the tram to the iconic Vigeland Park and explore the incredible and unique works of sculptor Gustav Vigeland.

    Join a specialised food tour, with tastings of regional specialities that will introduce you to the unique flavors found in the deep valleys and the remote fishing villages of Norway. Discover the fascinating stories that will help you see the many varied sides of the city of Oslo.

    Enjoy a personalized holiday, developed by one of our experienced Norwegian destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.

    Day 1
    Arrive Oslo and transfer to your hotel
    Day 2
    Sightseeing Day of Oslo then hit the beach or forests
    Day 3
    Food Tour and Endless fun in central Oslo
    Day 4
    Departure Day
    Start/End Place
    Oslo, Norway
    Country Visited
    Norway
    Duration
    4 Days
    Start Date
    Flexible
    Travel Style
    Independent
    Suitability
    Easy
    Code
    50DN0735

    Please note that all our itineraries, inclusions, dates and prices displayed on this website may change at any time. If you book an itinerary today and have this confirmed it will be the itinerary that is delivered to you. However, the online itinerary on our website may change in the meantime.

    As a Certified B Corporation, 50 Degrees North has designed this tour using handpicked local hoteliers and suppliers who share our ethos of delivering services and activities of high social and environmental standards.

    The CO2-e per person per day of all tours is carefully measured following each season. We fully offset all emissions of our tours on your behalf, and we constantly look at ways to reduce emissions where possible.

    Details

    Transportation

    Sightseeing tour on foot/public transport

    Included
    • Comfortable, central accommodation in shared double/twin room with private facilities for 3 nights
    • Daily breakfast
    • 3-hour guided tour of Oslo
    • 4-hour food tour of central Oslo
    • 24-hour emergency service
    • Taxes and service fees
    Not Included

    International flights, lunches and dinners not detailed in the program and items of personal nature.

    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Arrive Oslo and transfer to your hotel

    Arrive to Oslo and make your own way to your central hotel in the heart of Oslo. The Norwegian capital has a great deal to offer the discerning traveller, and you have two full days to discover the city with the help of an Oslo Pass and guided tours. We can recommend visiting some of the Oslo highlights, including the Kontiki & Fram museums, the Vigeland Sculpture Park, Ekerbergeparken and the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and Museum.

    Discover the new area of Bjorvika with the new Opera House and Munch Museum and then explore the charming shopping streets, cosy cafés and exciting eateries of Grünerløkka. After going shopping at numerous design boutiques, vintage shops and flea markets, head to the Mathallen food hall for local specialties. Lastly, visit the new National Museum of Norway down by the harbour before finding a spot in one of the local fish restaurants for dinner.

    Accommodation
    Clarion Hotel The Hub
    Restaurants
    Restaurant options in Oslo

    Day 2 - Sightseeing Day of Oslo then hit the beach or forests

    After breakfast, head out to explore Oslo along the waterways with a 3 hour guided tour with your personal guide. The program is flexible depending on what you would like to see as Oslo has a wide variety of museums to explore. Get a taste of the life in this vibrant capital through its famous sights, and enjoy its architectural and cultural diversity. See the Royal Palace, the Norwegian Parliament, and the University of Oslo, and stroll the bustling Karl Johan pedestrian shopping area. Take the tram to the iconic Vigeland Park and explore the incredible and unique works of sculptor Gustav Vigeland. A perfect introduction to the Norwegian capital!

    Depending on the weather, is it time to hit the beach or a museum? You can go paddle boarding or book an hour on one of the floating saunas. The Viking and Kontiki museums are popular or if you are after an adventure, why not go ice climbing at the new SNO indoor ski centre.

    This evening, we suggest a fjord sunset sailing trip or a 'engang grill' picnic in Frogner park.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Accommodation
    Clarion Hotel The Hub
    Restaurants
    Festningen | Norway Restaurant
    Maaemo
    Optional Add Ons
    Fjord Sightseeing

    Day 3 - Food Tour and Endless fun in central Oslo

    After a morning at your leisure, head out for a 3-hour speciality food tour. Get a taste of life in the Norwegian capital with a unique tour that will introduce you to two of beautiful Oslo's most vibrant neighbourhoods.

    Begin by exploring Bjørvika, the city's up-and-coming waterfront area, where you will see the incredible modern architecture of the renowned Oslo Opera House and the impressive Deichman Public Library.

    Then, head to Oslo's trendy Grünerløkka neighbourhood for a look at local life. Enjoy the area's green spaces with a stroll in Sofienberg Park and along the River Aker, before heading to Oslo's fantastic food market, where you will taste locally-produced traditional food and drink.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    1 Lunch
    Accommodation
    Clarion Hotel The Hub

    Day 4 - Departure Day

    After breakfast, continue your journey onwards or home. Ask us for ideas if you want to extend your tour.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Dates & Prices

    Price per person, twin share.

    Dates
    Start Date
    End Date
    From Price
    Status
    Accommodation
    1 Jan 2024
    31 Dec 2024
    1 Jan 2024
    31 Dec 2024
    GBP 706
    Limited availability
    Standard
    1 Jan 2024
    31 Dec 2024
    1 Jan 2024
    31 Dec 2024
    GBP 558
    Limited availability
    Extra for Single

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