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Oslofjord, Oslo

4.5
#1 of 21 in Nature in Oslo
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Replete with numerous small islands and winding waterways, Oslofjord and its surrounding environs play home to a large portion of Norway's population. Though more a bay than a stereotypical fjord, the site's geographical impact on the surrounding area throughout history has been significant. Tour the sounds and harbors of the fjord to discover the different cultures and traditions that have developed on different islands, many unique to that particular zone. Use a tour boat, kayak, or canoe to explore the coastal landscape and its accompanying historical sights, including ruined monasteries, old waterfront homes, and vintage lighthouses. After touring, kick back with a drink or a bite to eat at one of the many cafes and restaurants along the sea nearby. For Oslofjord and beyond, use our Oslo online journey planner to get the most from your Oslo vacation.
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  • Lots of interesting sites to see going in and out of Oslo fjord. As you approach the city you can see the famous ski jump Holmenkollbaken to the left in the mid distance. Places like the City hall...  more »
  • If yo like tanning and want a romantic, quiet and private spot - around in the Oslo fjord - the capital of Norway is the place ;-)  more »
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  • A lovely place to visit with beautiful scenery
  • Visited Oslo as our first port of call on a cruise from. UK to Russia. Loved Oslo, so beautifully clean.

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