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Gressholmen Island

Oslofjorden, Oslo 102, Norway
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Little gem in the fjord

What a gem! If you want to escape the city, but the other islands are bit too busy for you, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara V
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Nothing much

With a normal transport ticket, we got to the island by waiting at Stop E. Lots of people , so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GAN L
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Gressholmen, Heggholmen and Rambergoya are all connected. In the past, the islands were an important industrial area with soap and paint production. Norway's first airport was situated here. Gressholmen kro serves dinner, sandwiches, shrimp, beer and wine in the summer season.
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2 weeks ago
“Little gem in the fjord”
May 27, 2018
“Take the boat from Aker Brygge , enjoy the day.”
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Oslofjorden, Oslo 102, Norway
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Oslo
US$42 per adult
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US$46 per adult
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem! If you want to escape the city, but the other islands are bit too busy for you, I highly recommend you to go to this little gem. The ferry doesn't go that often and not that many spots to hangout, but if...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With a normal transport ticket, we got to the island by waiting at Stop E. Lots of people , so joined a long Q. Reach the island in 12 minutes. As we walked off from the jetty, we came across Gressholmen Kro , a restaurant...More

1  Thank GAN L
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Ruter have boats leaving all the time during the summer and this Island is worth a visit. If you prefer to have a swim nude, there is a place for that across the Island. A lot of nice spots to relaxed also with bikini. Make...More

3  Thank H2O40
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Effectively you get off of the boat into a nature walk, through the woods or by the coast, it is perfect for those who want a peaceful and quiet nature walk whilst in a major city. There are a few buildings the further away from...More

Thank Adam F
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

We boarded the boat to Gressholmen at Vippetangen (bus 60 stops right next to the boat). The boatride took 25 mins and then we were landshore at Gressholmen. The ride gave us some nice photos of Oslo city and especially the Opera house and Barcode....More

1  Thank VacationOslo
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

We visited Gressholmen, which is one of more island just outside Oslo, only some 20 min by boat from Vippentangen (only this summer, but later this year this boatharbour will change to nearby Aker brygge). You can hop-on hop-off the different island, to make a...More

3  Thank Kjell B
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

I've heard that this is the best island to go swimming, but I have to say that I was a bit disapointed. now I didn't go all over the island, and there might be better places, but be warned, if there are good places to...More

2  Thank mejamor
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Misse L
16 June 2017|
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