Get away to Oslo! Enjoy the museums, castle and theatre.

Explore lots to see and do in Oslo—gourmet restaurants, shopping and popular sights from Oslo Cathedral (Domkirke) to Karl Johan Street.

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Shopping, Museums and Skyscrapers

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Where to stay in Oslo

Oslo City Centre
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Oslo City Centre

Museums, Castles, Festivals

Travellers choose Oslo City Centre for its fascinating museums. Hop aboard the metro at Christiania Torv Tram Station or Wessels Plass Light Rail Station and check out top sights like Parliament.

Sentrum
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Sentrum

If you're spending time in Sentrum, check out sights like Oslo City Hall or Nobel Peace Center and hop on the metro to see more of the city at Kontraskjaeret Tram Station or Christiania Torv Tram Station.

Frogner
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Frogner

Museums, Cafés, Tours

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

Gamle Oslo
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Gamle Oslo

Skyscrapers, Shopping, Dining

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.

Holmenkollen
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Holmenkollen

Skiing, Excursions, Relaxing

With some of the best views in Oslo, outdoor adventures that most can only dream of and superb restaurants and accommodation, Holmenkollen is in a league of its own.

Majorstua
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Majorstua

Cafés, Shopping, Museums

Noted for its shopping and restaurants, there's plenty to explore in Majorstua. Top attractions like Frogner Park and Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park are major draws, and you can hop on the metro at Vigelandsparken Station or Frogner Stadion Station to see more of the city.

Top hotels in Oslo

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo
4 out of 5
Sonja Henies Plass 3 Postboks 9206, Oslo
£137/night
25 Aug-26 Aug
4.2/5Very Good! (6,956 reviews)

Located in Oslo City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from Oslofjord and Oslo Spektrum. Oslo Cathedral (Domkirke) and Oslo Opera House are also ...

4.2/5Very Good! (6,956 reviews)

"didn't like the variable nature of the servicing of the room. Each day the services done and or not done were different. Staff was not following any fixed standard. This surprised us on this visit since we have stayed twice before at this property and received very good consistent room servicing. ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug 2019

Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo
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Citybox Oslo
3 out of 5
Prinsensgate 6, Oslo
£58/night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4/5Very Good! (2,448 reviews)

Located in Oslo City Centre, this hotel is steps away from Cinemateket and Oslo Cathedral (Domkirke). Mini Bottle Gallery and Norwegian Customs Museum are also ...

4/5Very Good! (2,448 reviews)

"Automated check in was unusual but speedy. Very small room (as described in the booking). Very comfy beds and floor heating in bathroom. Shower head was broken but promptly exchanged after they were notified."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019

Citybox Oslo
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Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo
4 out of 5
Holbergs Gate 30, Oslo
£120/night
8 Sep-9 Sep
4/5Very Good! (5,186 reviews)

Located in Oslo City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Oslofjord, Royal Palace, and National Gallery. Parliament and Oslo City Hall ...

4/5Very Good! (5,186 reviews)

"Great location, nice breakfast, convenient access to and from airport, and off course nice staff."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2019

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo

Popular things to do in Oslo

Oslo Opera House
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Oslo Opera House

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

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

Royal Palace
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Royal Palace

After visiting Royal Palace, make a plan to see the other sights and activities in Oslo. Discover the area's fascinating museums and shops.

Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park
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Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park, a popular green space in Oslo. Discover the top-notch restaurants and acclaimed theatre scene in this culturally rich area.

Aker Brygge
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Aker Brygge

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

Nobel Peace Center
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Nobel Peace Center

This museum uses interactive installations and immersive technologies to showcase ideals of Nobel Peace Prize laureates.

Top activities in Oslo

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

£68

For a tour that showcases the best that Oslo has to offer, look no further than this full-day trip and take in all the significant sights! Admire the famous Holmenkollen Ski Jump, amazing artwork in Vigeland Sculpture Park, local history in the city's most representative museums, and the area's stunning natural beauty on a relaxing 2-hour fjord cruise.

Oslo Pass
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Oslo Pass

£41

Oslo is a capital city in continuous development. You can discover the history of the city at the Akershus medieval fortress and at the same time see great development projects in the “Barcode” are in Bjørvika.

Oslo Panorama Tour - Holmenkollen & Vigeland Sculpture Park
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Oslo Panorama Tour - Holmenkollen & Vigeland Sculpture Park

£27

If you are short on time, this tour of Oslo is the ideal solution to seeing the best the city has to offer! See the most significant landmarks in the city centre, snap a picture of the stunning Holmenkollen Ski Jump, and admire the striking artworks of Gustav Vigeland.

Oslo Selected Highlights Tour including Kon-Tiki Museum
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Oslo Selected Highlights Tour including Kon-Tiki Museum

£41

Discover some of Oslo's top highlights on this 4-hour tour as you visit sites of cultural, historical and sporting interest across this charming capital city.

Marvelous Oslo Self-Guided Audio Tour
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Marvelous Oslo Self-Guided Audio Tour

£17

The magical city of Oslo is Norway’s capital and most populated city. On this audio tour you will learn about its ancient history of Norse Kings, the Great Fire, the Millennial Jubilee and see the famous Nobel Peace Prize Centre.

Oslo Discovery Tour with certified guides and modern coaches
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Oslo Discovery Tour with certified guides and modern coaches

£46

Set off for a premium tour of Oslo including the top attractions of the Norwegian capital, an expert local guide and modern coach transportation.