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  • Location: Oslo, Norway
  • Duration:  4 hours 45 minutes (approx.)
Visit Frogner Park (commonly known as Vigeland Park), the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and three top Oslo museums on a half-day city tour of Oslo! Travel between each must-visit attraction by coach, and learn all about each site from an expert guide. Admire impressive sculptures by Gustav Vigeland and jaw-dropping views from a world-famous ski jump, and then enjoy walking tours around three ship museums at Bygdøy Peninsula: the Viking Ship Museum, Fram Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum.

Highlights

  • Half-day Oslo city tour by coach with an expert local guide
  • Walk around Frogner Park to see bronze and granite sculptures by Gustav Vigeland
  • Admire incredible views of Oslo from the Holmenkollen Ski Jump
  • Visit Bygdøy Peninsula for several of Oslo’s top attractions and cultural museums
  • Learn about famous Norwegian boats on tours of the Viking Ship Museum, Fram Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum

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What You Can Expect

All-Inclusive Oslo City Tour: Viking Ship Museum, Vigeland Park, Polarship Fram Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum

See Vigeland Park on your Oslo city tour

Meet your guide at Oslo City Hall, and then hop aboard your luxury coach for your city tour. Travel in comfort through the center of the Norwegian capital as your guide explains Oslo’s culture and sights.

Stop at Frogland Park to walk around a world-renowned collection of sculptures by the beloved Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland. Home to more than 200 bronze and granite sculptures, the park is one of Norway’s top attractions, drawing visitors from around the world. Look out for the 46-foot (14-meter) Monolith sculpture, as well as The Angry Boy (Sinnataggen).

Continue to the famous Holmenkollen Ski Jump, used during the 1952 Winter Olympics, it has since been totally rebuilt and the new centre opened in 2010. Enjoy roughly 20 minutes of free time to soak up the views over Oslo and take photos. Perched on top of a hill, the iconic ski jump is known for being one of the city’s finest vantage points.

Travel onward to Bygdøy Peninsula, a rural city neighborhood where many of Oslo’s top attractions are found. Visit the Viking Ship Museum for a tour and learn about Norway's rich Viking past while viewing some of the world’s best-preserved Viking ships. Continue to the nearby Fram Museum to see the polar ship Fram, a wooden vessel that traveled along the Arctic Sea in the late 1800s. Take a tour of the powerful schooner — the first boat to reach the South Pole — and learn about life at sea in the harsh polar conditions. After touring the museum, take some free time to browse the exhibits and artifacts.

Stop for lunch at the museum’s on-site cafe (own expense), before visiting your final attraction: Kon-Tiki Museum. The museum is named after the raft that Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl sailed on between Peru and Polynesia; see it and other boats such as the equally impressive Ra II. Hear tales of Heyerdahl’s intrepid expeditions from your guide, and then return to your coach to finish with a drop-off back at Oslo City Hall.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Fantastic day we saw so much our tour guide was great and gave us plenty of time to see everything whilst keeping the group moving so we could get to all the places this tour offers the ski jump and simulator were great all in all a very nice tour. Cheers George Ruth Bruce and Sue

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

The tour was a great way to see Oslo in a short period of time. We really enjoyed the sites visited and the great tour guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

We had a marvelous time and our guide was fantastic.We would recommend your organization to anyone and will certainly use you when we come back .to Europe.Please thank our guide .thank you.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Our tour guide was the absolute BEST. The trip was well paced, and she provided insight and information about life in Norway. I definitely want to return to Norway and will recommend Viator and use your services on any future trips.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

excellent

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Excellent value, the sculpture park was awesome, the 3 ship museums were just ok. Guide was very good.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

EXCELLENT ! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

We really enjoyed this tour. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The guide told us some of Oslo's history but also gave us a taste of day to day life. A great way to see a lot of sights quickly if you're not staying long, but the brisk pace might be a struggle if you have mobility problems.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

the best

Aderonke
Switzerland

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Excellent tour and tour guide! Even with bad weather it was a great time.

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