Oslo - 1 Day Shore Excursion

Green Oslo / TOUR O1

private walking tour of Oslo Downtown

Explore the capital of the world's most prosperous country in the company of your personal local tour guide! You will see first-hand the birthplace of the Land of the Vikings and acquiant yourself with Oslo's not-to-be-missed star sights and attractions of later years. Experience the Nordic hospitality in a country where alcohol is only sold in cities and gas prices defy gravity despite Norway's status as one of the biggest oil exporters in the world. Good call going green!

Tour highlights

  • charged activity tour | 3 hours of sightseeing time in Oslo
  • available only as Private tour (with no size limitation for pre-existing groups)

Price

  • private tour - depends on number of guests in your party (see table below)
  • cost of taxi to city center / cruise port is approx. US$25 extra one-way

Day 1 / 3 Hours

9:00
Meeting near your ship
9:00 – 10:30
Medieval Oslo
  • Your exciting tour adventure will start in the oldest part of Oslo – the Åkershus Fortress
  • You will learn interesting facts about the Land of the Vikings and the beginning of the Norwegian capital
  • From here you will enjoy beautiful vistas of the central parts of Oslo, the Oslo-fjord, and the Åkerbrygge, a very popular part of the city with a great promenade along its quay
Kristiana District
  • Continuing with your walking tour you will arrive in Kristiania. This city district was built by the King Kristian IV after a devastating fire destroyed the city in 1624. Kristiania was the official name of Oslo for about three centuries
  • Your tour guide will then take you inside the City Hall or Rådhuset, where the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded
10:30 – 12:00
Present-Day Oslo
  • Continuing with your walking tour you will be passing through Kvadraturen, the historical center of Oslo. Named this way because of their rectangular street pattern, this area boasts the oldest buildings in the city many of which have been converted into art galleries and museums
  • You will see the stately facade of the Royal Palace, the official residence of King Harald V of Norway, and the building of the National Theater that has the largest stage in all of Norway
  • As you walk down Karl Johans Gate, Oslo's main street, marvel the eclectic beauty of the Parliament of Norway, the Neo-Gothic St. Olav Cathedral, the building of the University of Oslo, and the Grand Hotel
12:00
Return to Ship by Taxi or Stay in the city
Following your walking tour of Oslo you will have a choice:
  • to extend your stay in the city on your own (your tour guide will provide you ample instructions on how to get back to your ship by taxi on your own), or
  • have your guide escort you back to the ship by taxi (so as to finish your 3-hour tour by your ship)

price

GET 5% DISCOUNT ON RATES BELOW IF YOU ALSO BOOK ANY ST. PETERSBURG TOUR WITH US
Persons
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
10
12
12+
Max group size
Private Tour (US$)
$199
$139
$109
$89  
$75  
$65  
$59  
$50  
$46  
No limit
No Shared Tours
Available as a Private Tour only - no-one else will join your party
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