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OsloNorway

Come to Oslo and enjoy its museums, castle, and art.

Explore lots to see and do in Oslo—gourmet restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from Oslo Opera House to Viking Ship Museum.

Where to stay in Oslo

Oslo which includes outdoor art

Oslo City Centre

4.5/5Wonderful!(882 area reviews)

Consider exploring the interesting museums in Oslo City Centre. If sightseeing is on the list, Oslo Opera House is a top attraction. Hop on the metro at Christiania Torv Tram Station or Wessels Plass Light Rail Station to see more of the area.

Oslo City Centre
Oslo which includes outdoor art

Frogner

4.5/5Wonderful!(48 area reviews)

Museums, cafés, and shopping highlight some notable features of Frogner. Make a stop by Aker Brygge or National Library while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Skillebekk Light Rail Station or Skarpsno Light Rail Station to get around town.

Frogner
Oslo Winter Park showing snow and snow skiing as well as an individual male

Holmenkollen

5/5Exceptional!(7 area reviews)

Consider exploring the abundant dining options in Holmenkollen. If sightseeing is on the list, Holmenkollen Ski Jump is a top attraction. Hop on the metro at Voksenlia Station or Voksenlia T-Bane to see more of the area.

Holmenkollen
Vulkan Oslo:  Mathallen Hall in Oslo is inspired by the great European food courts. Here you can find specialty shops, cafés and great places to eat.  They pride themselves in food for foodies, craft cocktails and high quality

Grunerlokka

4.5/5Wonderful!(15 area reviews)

Travelers choose Grunerlokka for its ample dining options. Hop aboard the metro at Olaf Ryes Place Light Rail Station or Schous Place Light Rail Station and check out top sights like Mathallen Oslo.

Grunerlokka
Oslo Opera House showing theater scenes and modern architecture

Gamle Oslo

4/5Very Good!(12 area reviews)

Shopping, restaurants, and museums highlight some notable features of Gamle Oslo. Make a stop by Oslo Opera House or Munch Museum while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Oslo Hospital Light Rail Station or St. Halvards Place Tram Station to get around town.

Gamle Oslo
Beautiful place

Toyen

4/5Very Good!(18 area reviews)

Noted for its museums and shopping, there's plenty to explore in Toyen. Top attractions like Munch Museum and Oslo Botanic Garden are major draws, and you can hop on the metro at Toyen T-Bane or Toyen Station to see more of the city.

Toyen

Top Hotels in Oslo

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Clarion Hotel The Hub
Clarion Hotel The Hub
4 out of 5
Biskop Gunnerus Gate 3, Oslo
The price is ¥16,935 per night

Located in Oslo City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Oslofjord and Oslo Spektrum. Oslo Opera House and Nobel Peace Center are also within 1 mi ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,005 reviews)
Perfect Location

"easy access to central station, within walking distance to all of Oslo’s hotspots, and the staff is more than willing to help."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Clarion Hotel The Hub
Comfort Hotel Xpress Youngstorget
Comfort Hotel Xpress Youngstorget
3 out of 5
Møllergata 26, Oslo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,726 per night

Located in Oslo City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Oslo Spektrum, Oslo Opera House, and Nobel Peace Center. Munch Museum and Aker Brygge are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (957 reviews)

"I loved that this hotel tried to be as zero waste as possible! Comfy beds, clean room, great shared space downstairs. Did my laundry very quickly. My shower door was off of the track when we checked in, so housekeeping overlooked that. Also, we had no hand soap so we used shampoo to wash our hands. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Comfort Hotel Xpress Youngstorget
Scandic Victoria
Scandic Victoria
3.5 out of 5
Rosenkrantzgate 13, Oslo
The price is ¥9,288 per night

Located in Oslo City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Oslofjord and Nobel Peace Center. Royal Palace and Aker Brygge are also within 15 minutes. ...

4.2/5Very Good! (1,069 reviews)

"Convenient location for central Oslo. Easy to walk to tourist sites. Easy for transport to airport. Good breakfast. Room was very hot when first arrived. Quiet room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Scandic Victoria

Popular places to visit in Oslo

Oslo Opera House
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Oslo Opera House

4.5/5(288 reviews)

The home of the Norwegian National Ballet and Opera is a large marble and glass edifice that resembles a glacier rising out of the water.

Viking Ship Museum
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Viking Ship Museum

4.5/5(295 reviews)

This large hall is the permanent dock of three great Viking ships that may have once brought terror to northern Europe.

Oslo Winter Park
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Oslo Winter Park

4.5/5(17 reviews)

Carve tracks on perfectly groomed runs and watch daredevils on Norway’s Olympic superpipe at this stunning resort area a short distance from central Oslo.

Aker Brygge
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Aker Brygge

4.5/5(188 reviews)

This former shipyard is now a popular entertainment, shopping and restaurant district on the shores of the Oslo Fjord.

Munch Museum
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Munch Museum

4.5/5(128 reviews)

Study the exhibits at Munch Museum, a popular museum in Oslo. Experience the fascinating museums and acclaimed art scene in this culturally rich area.

Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
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Norwegian Museum of Cultural History

4.5/5(56 reviews)

This vast open-air museum contains original buildings from more than six centuries of Norwegian history, including a medieval cathedral and farmhouses.

Top things to do in Oslo

Best of the City Full-Day Tour & Fjord Cruise
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Best of the City Full-Day Tour & Fjord Cruise

¥9,035
Per adult
86% of travellers recommend
Oslo Panorama Tour - Holmenkollen & Vigeland Sculpture Park
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Oslo Panorama Tour - Holmenkollen & Vigeland Sculpture Park

¥4,131
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend
Oslo Discovery Tour with certified guides and modern coaches
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Oslo Discovery Tour with certified guides and modern coaches

¥6,492
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Taste of Oslo Walking Tour
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Taste of Oslo Walking Tour

¥11,971
Per adult
76% of travellers recommend
Oslo Pass
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Oslo Pass

¥4,952
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
The Scenic Roadtrip - Oslo to Bergen via the amazing Fjords
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The Scenic Roadtrip - Oslo to Bergen via the amazing Fjords

¥158,173
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend

Reviews of Oslo

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
380
5 - Excellent 58.192955589586525%
4 - Good
226
4 - Good 34.60949464012251%
3 - Okay
40
3 - Okay 6.1255742725880555%
2 - Disappointing
5
2 - Disappointing 0.7656967840735069%
1 - Terrible
2
1 - Terrible 0.30627871362940273%

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 14, 2020

Oslo is great, love the city ! People are great!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 9, 2020

A beautiful, friendly city.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 8, 2020

My favorite Scandinavian country.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 20, 2020

Super architecture, good museums and convenient transportation. Friendly helpful locals.

4/5 - Good

Cem

Feb 13, 2020

very expensive city

5/5 - Excellent

Paula

Feb 12, 2020

Such a cool and very polite city. Lots of history. Very easy to navigate.

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