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Olaf Ryes Plass | By the fountain, Oslo, Norway
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Best of what Norway has to offer - Food & Culture

For me, this is both a food and culture tour. We learned about Bunad dresses, Norway's quickly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alaskanneil
Great food, history and culture

A great tour for exposure to Norwegian cuisines, culture and history. We used the tour as an... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
wix59
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The best way to experience traditional Norwegian cuisine. This cultural city walking tour is 4 hours long and combines six fabulous tastings of the best food in Oslo with intriguing stories and insights into Oslo's food culture and history.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Olaf Ryes Plass | By the fountain, Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For me, this is both a food and culture tour. We learned about Bunad dresses, Norway's quickly evolving economy and the challenges it faces becoming integrated with the rest of the world. We tasted the unusual for US travelers like brown cheese, elk, reindeer and...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

A great tour for exposure to Norwegian cuisines, culture and history. We used the tour as an orientation to the city plus a few extras. Solomon was a very entertaining and informative host.

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Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

I was very disappointed with this tour. The guide, while very interesting, was not very knowledgeable about food. We met and he explained the structure of the tour - market, chocolate, Christmas table, then a craft brewery. This sounded great. We arrived at the market...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

I wasn't familiar with Oslo before taking this tour but it was a great introduction. Our guide Sara knows all about the city and Norwegian food. We were able to try local treats like whale, shark, and brown cheese as well as Norwegian bread, cheese,...More

Thank Estella G
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour, not only the food but the walking through different areas and the local knowledge provided by our guide. The variety of food was great and we tasted things we may never have ordered. Now we can say we have eaten reindeer,...More

Thank SuandChris
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Had a great time on the food tour. Would highly recommend the tour to any one visiting oslo, the staff were amazing and the food good.

Thank Shannon A
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

We just finished our 4+ hour Oslo Culinary City Walk with Solomon our friendly guide The food and beer were very good especially our second to last stop at the harbor where we had a fantastic spread of fresh fish as seen in the picture....More

Thank Jane H
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Our guide was excellent and very knowledgable. We experienced a range of local specialities including shark, whale, reindeer, moose, cheese and chocolate. Opportunities were given to make substitutions if something wasn't to your taste (such as beer in my case). The food market was particularly...More

Thank sophiesox2015
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Our guide was very knowledgeable, and showed us a great sampling of food, beer, and sites. No better way to get your bearings in Oslo. Definitely do this tour at the beginning of your stay and get tips on where to eat during the rest...More

2  Thank Gr8WhiteNorth_Eh
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

Sara(h) was awesome. Great way to see the city, hear some history, and eat a lot of food. I'd recommend you come hungry. Good sampling of local food, from cheese, to beer, to chocolate, to a heaping plate of all things seafood and meat, followed...More

Thank ksmittym
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Carole R
February 3, 2017|
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Response from Anita W | Reviewed this property |
Too bad you are experiencing problems. Booking for me was very smooth. I took the tour the first week in December, so about 2 months ago. Just check your spam folder in your inbox. Good luck. Don't be discouraged. I DID... More
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Kurospii
October 20, 2016|
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Response from Ji li T | Reviewed this property |
It might be difficult. Most of it is open space (although a decent walk), but sometimes they go into shops to taste the chocolate. I cannot remember if it had stairs in the shop.
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Oxana85
July 2, 2015|
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Hi Oxana! Please follow the link for more info about prices and availability: foodtours.eu
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