Oslo

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Destination in detail

Oslo, the vibrant capital city of Norway, is a cultural hub to rival anywhere else in Europe. The bustling city centre is perfectly contrasted by the sweeping forests, hills and lakes which surround it, making it the ideal introduction or conclusion to your Norwegian adventure!

Location

59.91°N 10.75°

Population

1.3 million

Area

454 km2

Time Zone

GMT+2

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Travel Facts

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Getting There & Getting around

Oslo is a main stopover airport for international flights into Norway, with multiple international flights every day. Trains run regularly from the city centre, including overnight trains North through Norway or across the border into Sweden. Public transport in the city is fast and reliable, with a fantastic network of busses, trams and underground trains.

Climate

Oslo’s location by the fjord, surrounded by forests and mountains, means each season is vastly different. Average temperatures in Winter sit around -3℃, with lows of -15℃, while in Summer the city enjoys mild days on average 15℃ – this regularly reaches up to 25℃, perfect for summer strolls through the city!

Top Sights

The Oslo Opera House is quickly becoming an iconic structure in Scandinavia, with it’s unique angular design and picturesque located on the waterfront. Take a walk up the sloping walls, and find yourself on the roof, where you can have a go at playing the musical rods! The museums and galleries in the city are world-class, and you’ll find something to interest everyone!

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