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4.2 / 5
8.6 / 10
4.2 / 5
Oslo is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. It is also the capital city of Norway. The city was founded by King Harold III around 1048. The economic centre of Norway, this beautiful city is visited by thousands of tourists every year. It is also an important centre for the maritime industry in Europe and is counted among the most expensive cities in the world to live. There are numerous attractions for the visitors in Oslo including museums, historical monuments and extensive gardens. Opt for car rental to make the most of everything that the city has to offer.
Food and accommodation is never a problem in Oslo as this lively city has numerous hotels, restaurants and apartments. All of these are well known for providing superb services to visitors. Major attractions of the city include the Akershus Fortress, Vigelandsparken Sculpture Park, the National Gallery, the Natural History Museum, the Fram Museum, the Royal Palace, Oslo Cathedral and a lot more. Apart from these, various nightclubs and pubs of Oslo offer a vibrant nightlife to the visitors. Explore the various districts using car hire and make the most of every moment.
Vigelandsparken Sculpture Park is a huge park with some scenic features. It is famous for containing 212 sculptures by the great artist Gustav Vigeland. Holmenkollen ski jump is also quite popular among the visitors and is also home to the oldest ski museum of the world. The Akershus Fortress, built in the 13th century, is home to some grand buildings and museums reflecting the glorious history of Oslo. Apart from these, tourists must also visit the Viking Ship Museum, where they can see two Viking ships from the ninth century along with other antique items.
The National Gallery can amaze those who would love to have a glimpse of history through paintings, drawings and sculptures. The huge collection of the museum also includes The Scream and Madonna by Edvard Munch. There is another in eastern Oslo named the Natural History Museum, which features more than 7,500 plants from all over the world.
The children can enjoy time at TusenFryd, which is Norway’s biggest amusement park with a number of rollercoasters, a water park and different children rides. Fram Museum, City Hall, Frogner Park, Botanical Garden, Nobel Peace Centre and Vår Frelsers Cemetery are few other notable sites in the city. Explore a tourist destination with a difference by opting for car rental in Oslo.
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