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Oslo: 3-Hour Lysaker River Guided Walk

1. Oslo: 3-Hour Lysaker River Guided Walk

Meet your friendly guide in Oslo city center and head off towards Røa, where adventure awaits. Upon arrival, begin your stroll along the picturesque path that runs next to Lysaker River. Follow your guide as you cross bridges, admire stunning waterfalls, and marvel at the power of frothing rapids. You’ll also see an array of luscious greenery and learn about native flora and fauna while listening to the twitter of birds. At the end of an unforgettable walk, reach your final stop, Jar Station, where you can hop on the metro to head back into the city.

Oslo: Frognerseteren and Vettakollen Hiking Excursion

2. Oslo: Frognerseteren and Vettakollen Hiking Excursion

Meet outside the Oslo Visitor Center at Jernbanetorget. Together with a local guide, take the metro to Frognerseteren station, and enjoy the scenic views along the way. Start the hike down part of King Olav’s trail and over the picturesque Fuglemyrene before reaching the top of Vettakollen mountain. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Norwegian forest along the way. Hear the local birds singing and catch the distinctive scent of pine as you make your way along the trail.   Once you reach the peak of Vettakollen mountain, enjoy a fantastic panoramic view of the city of Oslo. Admire the beauty of Oslo fjord, and see the many small islands that are dotted along the coastline. After enjoying the breathtaking views, stroll back to the metro station and finish the excursion at the starting point at Jernbanetorget.

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4.8 / 5

based on 19 reviews

You should take this hike! Our guide was top notch! Knowledgeable, courteous of our time commitments, was mindful of our needs, and very engaging. She took us on a medium difficulty hike through a winter wonderland. Luckily she brought extra ice cleats and walking sticks. I wouldn’t have made it without them. We lucked out with a sunny day after a snowy one so I got a lot of frame worthy photos. Was the highlight of my trip!

A very nice walk along the river! The path was icy and covered with snow. But no problem with spikes. The river bed was covered with snow and the water made its way through the snow cover. A unique backdrop! The guide was also enthusiastic. Definitely a nice hike in summer too! Exactly 5km.

Even though it was a group hike, my wife, my sister & I were the only ones on the hike. Very exclusive activity. The guide-Stig, was outstanding