Surrounded by hills and deep in Oslo fjord, Oslo is a very beautiful and scenic city that never fails to mesmerize anyone that visits it. Although it has dark and cold winters but the warm and fuller nature of this city just lightens all the dark and cold and makes it cozy and pretty. Cafes, parks and boats Oslo is just the place to go and feel the life in oneself beautifully again. Having beautiful serene view in deep forests and museums that fill the city well, Oslo is worth a visit and the memories it gifts, just last a lifetime.
Filled with awesome architecture like Royal Palace, University of Oslo, , , Kirkeristen, City Hall, Akershus Festning, and Parliament Oslo's structure is what everyone falls in love with. On the other side, it is filled with over 12 museums like Henrik Ibsen Museum, National Gallery, and Viking Ship Museum. Oslo also has many parks like Frogner Park, Botanical Garden, Slottsparken and Stensparken that will just make every second worth you spend here. Other sites in Oslo include Var Frelsers Cemetery, Oslo Fjord and wooden housing area that just take you back in time.
Buses, trams, boats, and metro are the main available in Oslo. Metro or tunnel bane in Oslo is mostly used because of their fast speed and connectivity throughout the city. There are six lanes for metros to cover and connect the city well. Buses and trams are next popular modes of transport in Oslo. They run from 5 in morning to 1 in next morning. Trains are another mode that is popular and used in Oslo. Local trains provide high coverage and the main center of the city has a station called Oslo Sentralstasjon that connects to metro station by direct link. Another mode in Oslo to travel around includes boats, bikes, and taxis. Taxis take around 90 to 200 NOK for every ride depending on your destination. Whereas buses take around 20-50 NOK for a ride.
The languages that are common in Oslo are English, German and French. English is widely spoken and understood by natives well. Some Norwegians speak German and French.
Cuisine in Oslo is varied and tasty. Hot Dog, seafood, herring, pickled vegetables and salted meals are loved in Oslo. There are also many different places to try your tongues out like Hai Café, Ali Baba Restaurant, Schroder, Plaka Athena and Palace Grill. The price for a decent breakfast is around 40-150 NOK whereas lunch and dinner at a fine place cost up to 120- 900 NOK.
There are three airports in Oslo, , and . There are many cheap and best flights available to and from Oslo around the world. There are many airlines that offer cheap and discounted ticket options to visit Oslo. The mode of transport is also easily available from the airport to get around the city well. There are over 30 airlines that operate on this airport connecting it well with the world with cheap flights with fare around 3000 NOK.
Getting a hotel in peak time is difficult so just make sure you get the reservations done early. Some budget hotels in Oslo include Oslo Private Accommodations, Anker Hostel, and . Some mid-range places to sleep include , Thon Gyldenlove, and Radisson Plaza Hotel. Other splurge places include, Hotel Continental Oslo, and Grims Grenka. The tariff of these places varies from 40 NOK to 5000 NOK based on our choice.