Enjoy a day of sightseeing in Oslo.
Holmenkollen Ski Jump has been at the heart of Norwegian skiing for over 100 years. The first ski jumping competition took place on 31st January 1892 when 12,000 spectators were present. The ski jump was constructed from branches and covered in snow. The Holmenkollen Ski Jump is world famous and represents an international symbol of ski jumping and ski sport.
The Vigeland Park is the world’s largest sculpture park made by a single artist. The unique sculpture park is Gustav Vigeland’s lifework with more than 200 sculptures in bronze, granite, and wrought iron. Vigeland was also in charge of the design and architectural layout of the park. The Vigeland Park was mainly completed between 1939 and 1949.
The Fram Museum houses the world’s most famous polar ship, the Fram. Come on board and join the Norwegian explorers on their fantastic expeditions. Learn about the explorers. How and why did they go?
By the time the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet was finally able to invite the public into an opera house of its own in 2008, the wish to have a dedicated opera and ballet venue in Norway had debated for more than a century. An important step on the way to realizing it was taken in 1957 with the formation of the Norwegian National Opera and the appointment of the world-famous opera singer Kirsten Flagstad as its first director.
Overnight stay at The Thief.