Escape the noise of the city and take some time to reconnect with nature on this half-day walking tour. Discover the forests and fjords of Oslo while hiking between viewpoints. Make a stop at Holmenkollen ski jump and the Frognerseteren historic landmark. Get a chance to swim in a forest lake and experience one of more than 300 lakes in Europe's largest urban forest.
Travel by metro from Oslo going up the hills, starting at sea level and ending nearly 500 meters above the city and fjord below. Stop at the historical Holmenkollen Ski Jump and see the icon of Oslo for nearly 150 years. Begin your hike through Oslo's Marka forest. Arrive at Frognerseteren, see the collection of 19th-century wooden buildings. Appreciate the monuments that characterize Norwegian rural architecture. Make your way to Vettakollen, a lookout point known only to the locals. Enjoy your picnic lunch before moving through the forest to the shores of Sognsvann. Swim in one of Oslo's prettiest lakes with water temperatures of between 18 to 24 degrees Celsius. Then, journey back down to the city via a different metro line.
Recommended for those who are physically fit. This tour also has time for a swim, so bring a swimsuit and towel. It was a beautiful and scenic experience. Ideal for nature lovers.
What It Is
Explore the largest urban forest and enjoy nature at its best in this walking tour.
Relish the spectacular view of Oslo from a height of approximately of 500 meters.
Your Experience With Oslo Nature walks: Forest to Fjord
Travel by metro and stop at the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and enjoy the scenic beauty.
Hike through Oslo's Marka and arrive at Frognerseteren to see the 19th-century collection of wooden buildings, a truly amazing sight.
Trek to Vettakollen and have lunch there before heading to the shores of panoramic Sognsvann.
Swim in one of Oslo's forest lakes and enjoy the amazing feeling of rejuvenation if you feel like it, a true nature's gift to a traveller.
Head back to the city via another metro line that ends at the main street of Karl Johans gate.
What Oslo Nature walks: Forest to Fjord Includes?
This journey's total duration is 4 hours
Travellers are provided with a professional tour guide for this enchanting trip.
Instant confirmation is available for this trip.
Participants can show printed tickets or e-tickets on their mobile for this trip.
A refund is provided upon cancelling the tour 24 hours before it commences
On this nature-exploration trip, you must wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothes.
Food and drinks are not included in the price
A minimum level of fitness is required for participating in this spectacular trip.
Carrying a raincoat is not needed in this trip.
Is It Suitable for Me?
Definitely look forward to this tour if you want to get a break from your daily monotonous routine and want to connect with nature
This tour is quite adventurous and can be the perfect choice for adventure lovers .
Travellers really enjoy the hike that they get to participate in, during this trip.
Most of the people on board fall in love with the scenic beauty of the Norwegian Forest.
Participants cherish the experienced and well informed tour guide provided for this trip .