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Bygdøy, Oslo

4.6
#1 of 9 in Trails in Oslo
Jutting out into the bay, maintains a distinctly rural character while including a number of the city's museums and recreational spaces. Board a boat or bus to make your way from the central part of the city to the residential area, and go for a stroll along one of the beaches. Or rent a bicycle to take advantage of the network of surrounding pathways and trails through the parks. The museum district offers a taste of the region's history and information on some of Norway's most famous figures. You can also get a look at the residence that still serves as the summer home for the country's royal family. Using our online itinerary creator, Oslo attractions like Bygdøy can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Recommend that you plan a full day for the several museums there. Delish cafe near the entrance. Viking, Maritime, Folk Village (more than 200 buildings), Stave church, and more. Great place to walk....  more »
  • We have visited Bygdoy peninsula during our hop-on hop-off bus tour in Oslo. There are 5 or six museums there. We have visited 2 of them - Viking ships museum and ethnographic museum with examples of....  more »
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  • A nice island with plenty of park and some gorgeous museums.
  • A small sandy beach with boat harbour. Need better facilities like changing rooms and better toilets. There was a cafe owned by yatch club association and that was closed.
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