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In the Heart of Oslo Walking Tour

By Oslo Guidebureau

Tour available from: June, 2024 - January, 2026

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NOK 280
24 hours Free Cancellation
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Stroll through Oslo's historic landmarks, including Akershus Fortress and the Royal Palace, with a guided tour by Oslo Guidebureau. Discover the city's rich history and cultural heritage. Book your tour today!

Oslo is known for its rich history, spectacular architecture, amazing cuisine, breathtaking scenic views, and bustling nightlife. Spend a day in the city with Oslo Guidebureau and learn about how the city evolved over centuries to the modern, lively capital it is today. The tour covers major attractions and focuses on stories from the Second World War.

Once all participants have arrived at the meeting point, your guide will greet you and brief you about the landmarks you'll cover during the sightseeing trip. First, you'll stop at the magnificent Akershus Fortress, which has witnessed many battles from the 14th century to the Second World War. Your guide will explain how the fortress was taken over by German forces and liberated by the Norwegian resistance movement.

Next, you'll walk towards Kristiania Torg, a historically bustling city square, before continuing to the Royal Palace. The Norwegian royals have resided here since its completion in the 1840s. The historic walking tour concludes on Karl Johan, near the Parliament. There are many eateries nearby where you can grab a bite and a hot drink. Please note that all hikes are at your own risk.

  • Broaden your understanding of the history and culture of the Norwegian capital with this tour.
  • This 2-hour historic walking tour is available every Saturday at 2:00 pm.

Wear comfortable hiking shoes and warm clothes for the activity.

  • Assistance from a tour guide.
  • Guided tours in Norwegian and English.
  • You are eligible to receive a full refund of the booking amount if you cancel your reservation at least 24 hours before the scheduled start time.

Meeting Point

Oslo Visitor Center at Central Station (Jernbanetorget 1)