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. Wander through the Vigeland Sculpture Park, discover the Munch Museum and explore the hidden gems of Norway’s capital, Oslo. Discover the Akershus Fortress and the many harbour side restaurants along Aker Brygge.
Enjoy a day of sightseeing with your private experienced guide before by the water. 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.
Arrive Oslo and transfer to your hotel
Sightseeing Day of Oslo then hit the beach or forests
Food Tour and Endless fun in central Oslo
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Sightseeing tour on foot/public transport
Comfortable, central accommodation in shared double/twin room with private facilities
3-hour guided tour of Oslo
4-hour food tour of central Oslo
24-hour emergency service
Taxes and service fees
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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.
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.
Optional Add Ons
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.
1 Breakfast 1 Lunch
Day 4 - Departure Day
After breakfast, continue your journey onwards or home. Ask us for ideas if you want to extend your tour.
Dates & Prices
Price per person, twin share.
1 Jan 2023 31 Aug 2024
1 Jan 2023
31 Aug 2024
1 Jan 2023 31 Aug 2024
1 Jan 2023
31 Aug 2024
Extra for Single
Sightseeing done differently in Oslo on a floating sauna
Make sure to plan a visit to Oslo, the bustling capital of Norway, and pre-book a session with the floating sauna KOK Oslo. Our Nordic Destination Specialist, Ivy Thompson interviews Kirstin Lorange, founder of floating sauna, KOK Oslo.
5 Reasons to visit the New Deichmanske Main Library in Oslo
The New Deichmanske Main Library is the latest architectural masterpiece to open its door in Oslo’s Bjorvika-precinct. Here are 5 reasons you should visit to the new library next time you spend time in Oslo.