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Historic River Walk

By Oslo Guidebureau

Tour available from: June, 2024 - January, 2026

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NOK 280
24 hours Free Cancellation
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Next available date: 23 Jun 2024

Discover Oslo's transformation from industrial roots to a vibrant cultural hub on a serene guided walk along the Akerselva river. Book this sightseeing trip with Oslo Guidebureau today!

Experience Oslo like never before with the Green Walking guided tour along Akerselva, a serene river that cuts through the city. Starting from central Oslo at 2:00 pm, embark on a 2-hour journey through picturesque trails that reveal the city's rich history and stunning natural beauty.

Your knowledgeable guide will take you from the Opera House through Grønland, highlighting the area’s evolution from an industrial powerhouse to a cultural and ecological gem. Marvel at Akerselva's spectacular waterfall by Beier Bridge and explore iconic sites like the Fairy Tale Bridge. Enjoy the tranquility of forested areas, waterfalls, and recreational spots that have emerged from former industrial sites.

Learn about the significant environmental efforts that transformed Akerselva from a polluted river into a green lung, teeming with flora and fauna. The tour concludes at Mathallen, a gourmet food court offering a variety of Norwegian and international delicacies. This tour is perfect for families and small groups, ensuring a personalized experience.

  • Guided walk along Akerselva
  • Insight into Oslo's industrial transformation
  • Tours run every Sunday at 2:00 pm

It is recommended to wear good walking shoes for this trip.

  • Guided sightseeing tour along Akerselva
  • Insight into the river’s historical and cultural significance
  • 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)