The history of this beautiful city comes alive during this guided walk through Oslo.
Close up look at the historic buildings such as Akershus Fortress, National Theatre, Royal Palace, University of Oslo and Parliament building.
Knowledgeable guide who brings to life the history and culture of Oslo.
Enjoy coffee and cakes.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Appropriate layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Begin your stroll under the protective shadow of the imposing Akershus Fortress and Castle. Pass the statue of Franklin D. Roosevelt before stopping at City Hall, a modern landmark containing the works of some of Norway’s most distinguished artists. During your visit view impressive frescoes, sculptures and woodcarvings, along with the largest mural in Europe.
Next, walk by the National Theatre, the Royal Palace and the Royal Guard. You will pass the University of Oslo and the Ibsen Museum, which was once the apartment of famed playwright Henrik Ibsen.
Enjoy coffee and cake at one of the historical cafes in Oslo.
On your return walk you will pass the 19th-century Parliament Building and the medieval Akershus Fortress.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Wheelchair accessible: No
Walking information: Walking covers approximately 3.5 km with steps, uneven ground, cobblestone paths, and some gradual slopes.