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  1. Norway
  2. Oslo
  3. Akerselva River

Oslo Tour: The European Green Capital 2019

Product ID: 280162
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Oslo European Green Capital 2019 Tour is a perfect​ tour for everyone who is looking for a different Oslo experience!
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn more about the hidden purpose of Oslo National Opera and the Bjørvika development under the Oslo Fjord City Project.
  • Explore the smaller initiatives and several hidden gems that contribute to Oslo's sustainable path and the city's people
  • Enjoy the walk around Akerselva, the lungs of the city
  • Get a real taste of traditional Norwegian cheeses, cured sausages, flatbread, and different types of meat with the taste of Norway experience
Full description
Join this walking tour full of sustainable inspiration and hidden gems. You will discover Oslo from different perspectives whilst learning why Oslo became one of the best cities in Europe. On your tour, you will be led through the vivid Bjørvika Quarter and see landmarks such as the Oslo Opera House, Sørenga, the Losæter Community Garden, the ruins of Old Oslo, and the most culturally diverse district, Grønland. 

Your journey then continues along the Akerselva River, which offers a great escape from the rush of the capital and is the cradle of Oslo's underground culture. Later, your tour will finish in the Vulkan area, Oslo's so-called "sustainable laboratory." Here you will receive a guided traditional Norwegian food tasting which offers the unique possibility to try a broad selection of traditional Norwegian food, such as different type of cheeses, cured sausages, reindeer, whale, salmon, lingonberries, flatbread, and more. The tasting session is optional so if you are not interested in the experience, please choose only a tour booking option.
  • Local guide
  • Taste of Norway experience - a tasting plate with a ​variety of traditional Norwegian cheeses, cured sausages, reindeer, whale, salmon, lingonberries, flatbread all from small artisanal producers or farms
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation tickets back to the city center​ (36 NOK per person)
  • Drinks

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Product ID: 280162