Activity Tips for in-depth Exploration of Oslo During the Weekend

Photo: Anders Bjørkhaug § Jotunheiemen

1. Summer evening cruise

Guided 3-hour fjord cruise on a traditional wooden sailing ship, passing through a maze of green islands. 

A traditional Norwegian prawn buffet is included in the price, with prawns “au naturelle”, lemon, mayonnaise, bread and butter. Drinks for sale on board. 

Departs from Pier 2 every evening in the summer season.

Monday-Sunday 19:00

www.boatsightseeing.com

2. Viking Biking: Beaches and vikings

See the real Oslo by visiting the city on bike! Viking Biking is an active way to take in the sights. 

VIKINGS AND BEACHES 

A 4-hour trip focused on Bygdøy: riding the countryside paths of the royal farm, relaxing at Huk beach and visiting the Viking Ship Museum. 

Departure times: 1 pm, every day 

Price: 350 (includes entrance to the Viking Ship Museum) 

Viking Biking also offers the following tours: 

OSLO HIGHLIGHTS 

A relaxed 3-hour tour with plenty of stops for photographs and visits to the main sites of Oslo, from Akershus castle to Vigeland sculpture park. 

Departure times: 10 am and 2 pm, every day 

Price: NOK 250 

MIDNIGHT SUN 

A great way to discover the beauty of the long Norwegian nights in June and July. This 2-hour tour often stays near the fjord for great views of the water at sunset, most notably from the roof of the Opera House. 

Departure time: 9.30 pm, every day (June and July only) 

Price 250 NOK 

The tours are guided in English. All prices include bike and helmet rental. All tours start at Nedre slottsgate 4. There is no reservation in advance, except for groups of 10 people or more. Participants should be at Viking Biking’s store about 20 minutes prior to start in order to select a bike.

www.vikingbikingoslo.com

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