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Oslomarka

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must be experienced Norwegian nature at its best fresh clean air recreation for everyone all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maychumc
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Oslomarka is fantastic for recreation. With children, alone or as a couple. It’s an awesome place... read more

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The term Oslomarka is usually used for all the recreational areas around Oslo. Marka is the administrative name for the part of it that lies inside the city limits and contains hiking trails, recreation facilities, forests and lakes.
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Oslo Ost | Frognerseteren, Oslo 687, Norway
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

The best way to start your trip in Oslomarka, at least if you don't have a car, is by taking the subway to one of the stations located more or less in the forest, such as Sognsvann og Frognerseteren stations. I like all parts of...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

It is a very popular place for the city's inhabitants. The forests lie within a range of tens of kilometers around the city. You can walk or cycle. There are also lakes where you can take a bath or fish. However, for tourists staying only...More

1  Thank ralucaathanasiu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

must be experienced Norwegian nature at its best fresh clean air recreation for everyone all seasons, Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter Close to the Capital Oslo

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oslomarka is fantastic for recreation. With children, alone or as a couple. It’s an awesome place for hiking, running, cycling or climbing boulders. It’s accessable by the subway, buses or train. Enjoy!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, peaceful, refreshing , & breathtaking for sure . I spent my last day in Oslo hiking and had a blast . It was so easy to get there. I just took the metro (line number one) all the way to the end which was...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2018

So, in Norway, there is a rule. It is called free travel (fri ferdsel) it means you can camp for free almost anywhere (not in someone's yard) for 2 days. There is no such thing as a private forest or beach or mountain. You are...More

1  Thank Oyunn I
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Just 25 minutes outside of central Oslo, this is a beautiful park with loads of walking paths available for all abilities.

1  Thank Sam W
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Take the Metro to Frognerseter and enjoy to experience the climbing over the city. If the weather is clear you get a magnificent view over the city. Start finding a path from Frognerseteren and choose a blue or red one, the blue takes you to...More

3  Thank Bodilla
Reviewed 3 September 2018

First things first, the metro (doesn't that mean underground railway) journey to Oslomarka is stunning as it slowly twists and climbs to the Frognerseteren terminus. From the station there are paths in various directions, and of various lengths so you are spoilt for choice. Forests...More

2  Thank apars0n
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Lots of trails, quite well marked, but useful to have a map if you do not know your way around. Starting from Frognerseteren or Sognsvann is probably the easiest, but also a lot of other possibilities. For winter - bring cross-country skies, and have a...More

1  Thank ILK68
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Beautiful quite forrest with a number of paths, forrest roads (car banned) and view points. Get a map, and use the road signs to find your view point or old wood style cafeteria for a break. You can also bring your tent or simply your...More

Thank Harald R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I cannot imagine a better Place to be. Nice trails, good walking-roads, few People, near the city. What else can you ask for

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rarungrot
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Response from Giuseppe D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lindar, you can easily reach the Marka from downtown Oslo, either with metro n. 1 to Frognerseteren or with metro n. 3 to Sognsvann. Also, many buses reaches other localities in the Marka. If you plan a longer walk with... More
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Najad H
4 November 2016|
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Response from 537bj_rnm | Reviewed this property |
yes,but remember that we probably have snow then so biking will not be just the way you are used to. Enjoy your trip you are very welcome to Oslo
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Cait S
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Response from TerjeHoegberg | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you get all info. you need at the central station, it takes 30 minutes to reach oslomarka with from there. Easiest is to take the metro to Sognsvann and start from there. Yes, 23 hours ticket is good.
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