Being in the city doesn’t mean you can’t explore the outdoors and get closer to nature. There are a lot of possibilities for hiking in Oslo. Here, I share with you the best Oslo hiking trails with panoramic views, easy access and the landscape you wouldn’t expect to find in this part of Norway.
Wintertime in Norway means frozen sea and lakes, which creates great opportunities for ice skating and walking. Especially in Norway’s capital, there are many lakes and fjords that offer that possibility, apart from man-made ice rinks. Check the details for ice skating in Oslo, and safe ice skating in Norway on frozen fjords and lakes.
Are you looking for camping gifts for him, outdoor gifts for her or adventure gifts for both of you? Find the best gifts for hikers and mountain lovers – your friends, loved ones or maybe yourself!
Would you like to go on an unforgettable adventure filled with adrenaline and stunning views? Then trying via Ferrata in Norway must be on your list! Apart from climbing the iron paths in the mountains, you can find numerous other adventurous activities and viewpoints in Norway that will make your heart beat faster. Check out the list below and start planning a new adventure.
Discover the breathtaking Romsdalseggen Ridge hike, which was voted one of the most beautiful hikes in Norway.
Trolltunga, the iconic rock in Norway is known for its stunning views, long trail, and well, tourists. The popularity of Trolltunga hike makes the trail busy, especially in the high season. Luckily, there is another way of hiking Trolltunga and admiring the views – by climbing the wall of Trolltunga via Ferrata. And you don’t even have to have any climbing experience! It’s an adventurous off the beaten way of getting to the famous rock and so much fun. Check out how you can climb Trolltunga via Ferrata yourself.
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park calls everyone interested in the Earth’s great apes – this is a place to see endangered mountain gorillas. We came to try some of the best volcano hiking in Uganda and decided to climb Mount Sabyinyo. An extinct volcano located on the border of three countries – Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Are you looking for ideas for interesting day trips from Oslo? Here you can find suggestions for the best Oslo day trips and weekend trips from Oslo.
Abandoned Soviet town, surrounded by the high mountain peaks of the Tien Shan. Located in the remote valley, just a few kilometres from the Chinese border, inhabited only by a few local families. One of the places located deep off the beaten path in Kyrgyzstan. I present you the mesmerizing Sary Jaz valley and Engilchek ghost town that has been left forgotten from the world on the east-north of Kyrgyzstan. Continue reading “Kyrgyzstan: Sary Jaz and Engilchek – Forgotten Soviet Town in Tian Shan Mountains”
Rjukan offers many outdoor and indoor activities. This includes hiking up the Gaustatoppen mountain that offers amazing views or riding the underground funicular. Add to this the famous Rjukan ice climbing opportunities, the sun mirrors, cable car, fascinating industrial history… The list goes on and on. Here is what to do in Rjukan, Norway.