Embark on a classic sightseeing tour on this boat cruise of Oslofjord. Get ready to experience the scenic landscapes of the fjord, on this tour ideal for anyone wishing to take in the cityscape of this unique Scandinavian capital.
One of the best ways to experience the scenery of the city and its surroundings is from a sightseeing boat, and the boat in question is a charming wooden ship of traditional Norwegian style. The crew onboard is friendly and helpful, ready and willing to answer whichever questions you might have on your journey.
You will pass several interesting sights en route, as you voyage through the narrow bays of the waters, passing a labyrinth of small islands and scenic coastal buildings.
One of the islands that you will encounter on your cruise is Hovedøya, a small isle of lush greenery and home to a wide variety of trees and flowers, some of which can’t be found anywhere else in Norway.
Another sight en route is the charming Dyna Lighthouse, perching on a reef just south of the Bygdøy Peninsula. The peninsula itself hosts five national museums and a popular beach named Huk.
When passing Bygdøy, as this is a sailing cruise, keep an eye out for the Fram Museum, home of the strongest wooden ship ever built. You can also see the Maritime Museum and the stunning veteran sailing ships that are anchored outside.
You will likewise pass the Oslo Opera House, a striking building of white marble, glass and granite and the winner of several architectural awards. Because of the building’s ascending design, it appears to rise out of the water of the fjord in all its modern glory.
Whichever direction you decide to gaze at, there are plentiful opportunities for photogenic views of the iconic capital of Norway. Don’t hesitate to book your boat tour now, for a chance to behold the numerous sights and beauties of Oslofjord. Check availability by choosing a date.