City of Contrast green walking tour

The guide tells about the significant changes that have taken place in just a few years and shows how the city today blends new and older buildings.

Experience Oslo

Join our Oslo City Walks! The topic of this tour is the rapid urban development taking place in Oslo. Your guide will tell show you how the city blends in new buildings with the old. See how old industrial buildings are mixed with new cultures and exciting architecture, starting by crossing the Acrobat bridge from multicultural Grønland neighborhood to the Barcode district and learn about the development in Bjørvika, with its urban beaches, new housing and businesses. We will pass by the new Munch Museum and the Opera House, and end up in front of the fantastic, new Deichman library. The tour combines the fjord and urban city life, and operates every Monday at 17:00 hours  

The tour is guided in Norwegian and English. Please wear warm clothes and good shoes.

General information

All participants walk at their own risk and waive any liability claims against Oslo Guidebureau AS, its owner, employees, and tour guides for any loss, damage, injury etc. All participants are responsible for their own travel insurance. By purchasing the tour, you affirm that you have fully understood and agree to these Terms and Conditions, Waiver and Release of Liability.

Meeting point

Oslo Visitor Center, in Østbanehallen.


Mondays, 17:00


Deichman Bjørvika.


About 2 hours.


NOK 280,- pr. person. (16+)