Places to Visit Near Oslo

If you have enough time in the city and already know the main museums and Oslo tourist attractions, take a look at the closest points of interest to the capital. Here are the best day trips from Oslo.

Nearby sights


Fredrikstad is the best-preserved fortified town in Northern Europe, with one of the most beautiful historic centres in the country. Learn all about it!


The Holmenkollen ski jump has been the venue for legendary skiing competitions since 1892. Find out how to get to Holmenkollen.


With a length of around 8km (4.97 miles), Blaafarveværket is the largest museum of mines in Europe and one of the most visited attractions in the country.

Oslo Fjord

The Oslo Fjord is the main nature attraction in Norway. Check out how to get there from the city centre and what to see on each island.