Spend a full day on a grand tour of Oslo that includes the Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Holmenkollen Ski Jump, the Open Air Museum, and a boat ride to the Oslo Fjord. Begin with a drive through the city center of Oslo on a coach with a local guide providing interesting information about the Norwegian capital and its major attractions.
This expansive guided walk through Oslo also includes a Vigeland Sculpture Park tour. The park is one of Norway's most visited attractions, with more than 1 million visitors every year. This unique park is the life work of sculptor Gustav Vigeland (1869-1943) with more than 200 sculptures in bronze, granite and cast iron.
Then, visit Holmenkollen Ski Jump, an imposing monument of steel and concrete. An imposing monument of steel and concrete, it is recognized as the world's most modern ski jump and one of the first designer ski jumps ever built. Enjoy a spectacular view of Oslo and the fjord from the platform at the top of the ski jump tower.
Entry to the Open Air Museum, Norway's largest museum of cultural history, and one of the oldest open air museums in the world. The museum features an iconic, world-famous stave church built in the 1200s, among many other artifacts of cultural significance. At the Open Air Museum, you'll have the opportunity to experience authentic Norwegian traditions, culture, and lifestyle.
The next stop on the tour is up to you. Gain admission to your choice of either the Fram Museum OR the Kon-Tiki Museum. The Fram Museum tells the story of Norwegian polar exploration, and is centered around the gem of its collection: the Fram. The Fram is a ship that was used in expeditions of the Arctic and Antarctic regions by Norwegian explorers. The Kon-Tiki Museum contains artifacts from the The Kon-Tiki expedition, a 1947 journey by raft across the Pacific Ocean from South America to the Polynesian islands, led by Norwegian explorer and writer Thor Heyerdahl.
You will end this meandering Oslo tour with a relaxing, narrated 2-hour boat ride to the Oslo Fjord. Enjoy great photo opportunities during this trip!
Book now! You won't want to miss this guided tour that will tell you about Oslo's history, modern attractions, fjords, and give you a rare glimpse into Norwegian travel and exploration by sea! Book this sightseeing tour to see the most interesting sights in Oslo.
Please Note: Your ticket includes the choice of only ONE of the following museums: The Fram Museum or the Kon-Tiki Museum.
Reviewer: Cynthia Griffith
Good tour combining an Oslo land tour with the boat tour. We could easily walk from our ship to City Hall to pick up the tour bus. The pick up instructions could have been a bit clearer that the pick up point was to the far SIDE of City Hall versus the front
Reviewer: Emilia Cespedes
Nice and well organized tour, we had a great guide, very knowledgeable and friendly. Places visited were interesting and I think some of the best spots in town. Transportation was very comfortable, I really enjoyed this tour !!
It provided an overall picture of the country and to get a glimpse of the culture. We enjoyed it a lot.