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Oslo in a Nutshell - Sightseeing Cruise and Museums

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Highlights

  • Visit the Viking Ship Museum and Fram Museum and Munch Museum, National Gallery or Ibsen Museum (depending on opening times)
  • See Oslo's beautiful coastline on this sightseeing cruise
  • Transportation between museums is provided

Overview

Enjoy the best of Oslo on a sightseeing cruise and with entrance to some of the most popular museum of the city. Take in the sights and attractions of Oslo on a sightseeing cruise through the fjord. See the picturesque islands in the inner part of Oslo Fjord dotted with walled medieval towns and imposing fortresses.

On land, you can hop on a coach and visit the Viking Ship Museum and Fram Museum. Entrance fee to the Munch Museum, National Gallery or Ibsen Museum depending on opening times is included. Transportation is provided for the entire day, so you can travel in comfort between the museums.

Itinerary

This tour starts from from Kronprinsesse Märthas plass of the Oslo City Hall.

Board a sightseeing boat and sail past a maze of green islands dotted with picturesque summer houses. The Norwegian coastline offers a dramatic mix of mountains, fjords, quaint villages and graceful castles.

The coach will take you to the centre of Oslo where you can visit:

Viking Museum See some of the few remaining preserved viking ships; Oseberg ship, Gokstad ship and Tune ship. In addition to the ships, the Viking Age display includes sledges, beds, a horse cart, wood carvings, tent components, buckets and other historical goods.

Fram Polar Ship Museum: The Fram Museum depicts the history of the polar explorers. The main attraction of the museum is the famous polar ship, Fram, from 1892. The ship is displayed in its original condition with the interior and authentic objects perfectly preserved.

You can visit either the Munch Museum or National Gallery or Ibsen Museum. (Depending on opening hours of the included museums).

Munch Museum: Munch Museum, is an art museum, dedicated to the life and works of the Norwegian artist Edvard Munch, known for painting 'The Scream,' one of the most famous art works of the 19th century. • National Gallery: Established in 1842 following a parliamentary decision from 1836, the Gallery includes pieces by sculptor Julius Middelthun, painters Johan Christian Claussen Dahl, Erik Werenskiold and Christian Krohg.

Ibsen Museum: Founded in 1990, the museum occupies the last home of the playwright Henrik Ibsen. On the occasion of the hundred-year commemoration of Ibsen's death, 23 May 1906, the Ibsen Museum reopened a completely restored writer's home with the original interior, original colours and decor.

Last but not least, you have the chance to pose for a snap in front of the Oslo Opera House, the home of The Norwegian National Opera and Ballet, and the national opera theatre in Norway.

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

04 Apr - 28 Sep: Daily

Duration

7 hours

Start time

Start time: 1030h (10:30am)
Duration: 7 hours

Meeting point

The tour departs from City Hall (Kronprinsesse Märthas plass).
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Inclusions

  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Entrance to Viking Ship Museum and Fram Museum
  • Entrance to Munch Museum or National Gallery or Ibsen Museum (Depending on opening hours of the included museums)
  • Photo stop at the Opera
  • English, Norwegian and German speaking guide.
  • Fjord Sightseeing in English.
  • Transportation in a coach

Exclusions

  • Food & drinks
  • Hotel pick up & drop off

Please note

Boat will operate only if weather permitting.
Please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

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