Oslo Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Oslo in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Oslo in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Oslo itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Oslo.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Oslo for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Oslo
  • Staying in Oslo and wondering how to spend 2 days in Oslo with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Oslo
  • Want to create Oslo itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Oslo

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Oslo

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Oslo. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Oslo as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Oslo.

2 Days in Oslo - Perfect Weekend Guide

Norway has always been one of the top choices for the avid travelers from around the world, and when it comes to the most stunning cities of Norway, Oslo has always been in the list. Oslo is considered as the most populous city of Norway. This capital city of Norway is famous for its museums, picturesque waterfront, and fjord. The Nordic city of Oslo has a lot to do for tourists, shopaholics, and food lovers. But if you are a busy bee and do not have a lot of time, plan a 2-day trip to Oslo and check this Oslo Itinerary for 2 days for your reference.

How to spend 2 days in Oslo?

Day 1: Art and History Museums

It would be a good idea to spend the first day of your 48 hours in Oslo in admiring the Nordic art and indulging in the history and culture of Norway. You can do this by visiting various art and history museums of Oslo.

Vigeland Sculpture Park

Home to over 200 sculptures made by Gustav Vigeland, Vigeland Sculpture Park is known as the largest open-air sculpture park made by a single artist in the world. The sculptures are the works of iron, granite, and bronze. Some of the well-known sculptures here are The Angry Boy and The Wheel of Life. Open to the tourists all year round, this sculpture park is located in the Frogner Park.

Norwegian Museum of Cultural History

You can spend the afternoon of your first day in Oslo at Norwegian Museum of Cultural History. This open-air museum features a huge collection of artifacts providing glimpse of the culture and history of Norway. There are 150 buildings in this open-air museum that were relocated from different areas.

Viking Ship Museum

Discover the interesting facts about the 1100 years old ships at Viking Ship Museum. This museum is a part of the University of Oslo and displays a large collection of archaeological finds from the Viking period. The museum also houses Viking burial chamber.

Fram Museum and Norwegian Maritime Museum

On the first day of your forty-eight hours in Oslo, these museums are also worth-visiting. While the Fram Museum is a great place to know about the Norwegian polar exploration, the maritime museum provides information about ship building, marine archaeology, and fishing.

Nightlife in Oslo

After roaming around the city of Oslo exploring its cultural and historical tales, you would like to experience the nightlife of Oslo. For this, you can catch a live music concert at Rockfeller or party at one of the pubs like the London Pub, Cafe Amsterdam, The Scotsman, Magic Ice Bar, or Queens Pub.

Day 2: Landmarks and Natural Beauty

While you are spending 2 days in Oslo, your trip will not be complete without exploring the “Royal” side of the city and capturing the natural beauty that surround it.

Akershus Fortress

Start afresh in the morning by visiting the spectacular fortress of Oslo, Akershus Fortress. The fortress dates back to the 13th century and was rebuilt in the Renaissance style. The fortress has also been served as a residence of the royal family and a prison to the war prisoners. You can also enjoy the audio tour that will give you the historical facts about it.

Oslo Reptile Park

If you are looking for something unique in Oslo, visit the Reptile Park of the city. This park houses a number of reptiles along with various kinds of birds, mammals, and other animals. You can also attend the feeding show here at 5pm. From here, you can head to various museums and galleries located nearby.

Harbor Cruise

Another exciting thing to enjoy in Oslo is its Harbor Cruise. The skies over the Norwegian city become gorgeous as the evening approaches. This is the time when you should take a cruise on the fjord and enjoy the panoramic views of the harbor. A cup of coffee on the cruise will add more to your experience.

From museums to castles and exciting nightlife, the city of Oslo has something for everyone. This 2 days Oslo Itinerary will help you see the best of it.

Tours and Activities in Oslo for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Oslo

Best Hotels in Oslo for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Oslo itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Oslo. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Oslo.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Oslo. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Oslo.

What Next?

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