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Beautiful quite forrest with a number of paths, forrest roads (car banned) and view points. Get a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harald R

I cannot imagine a better Place to be. Nice trails, good walking-roads, few People, near the city... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The term Oslomarka is usually used for all the recreational areas around Oslo. Marka is the administrative name for the part of it that lies inside the city limits and contains hiking trails, recreation facilities, forests and lakes.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful quite forrest with a number of paths, forrest roads (car banned) and view points. Get a map, and use the road signs to find your view point or old wood style cafeteria for a break. You can also bring your tent or simply your...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot imagine a better Place to be. Nice trails, good walking-roads, few People, near the city. What else can you ask for

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like to escape from the city, Oslomarka is just a short ride away by metro, tram or bus. Easy access and very well organized with roads, trails, cabins, chilling out areas. Can use normal training shoes or if you plan to go for...More

Thank Breines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The forest around Oslo is amazing. Wild am completely natural. Tha trails are identified and dont risk to get lost. Any way you dont have more than 5 m without crossing with someone. Is completly forbiding to drive any motorized vehicles and you only can...More

Thank Carlos T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oslo is surroundes by wonderful landscape. 15-20 minutes with the Metro from the center. You can go to the east or west. The forrests will be waiting for you with all sorts of berries, birds and from special places a fantastic wiew over the city...More

Thank Tone_Bergli_Joner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its proximity to both the sea and the hilly woodlands (Oslomarka or just "Marka" in local lingo) is what makes Oslo a unique city. There are a nummer of ways to get to Marka. The easiest is to take the metro to either Frognerseteren or...More

1  Thank agdokk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an awesome area a train ride away from the city center. I went mountain biking there - a really great foresty and hilly area, with a great network of trails. On weekends, if the weather is nice, you will have a chance to...More

1  Thank lusinemarg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pristine forests and excellent vistas are only a metro ride away in Oslo. Having heard rave reviews from multiple people, we decided that this experience could not be missed, and it delivered in spades. This review speaks specifically to the forested area at the Frognersetern...More

1  Thank scl44
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Easy to access by foot, ski or bike. Roads everywhere from water to water and sometimes over hills so that you get a good view from the road. Excellent preparation for cross-country skiing, with updated status on maps. Cafes operated during all seasons.

1  Thank StenRuben
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Oslo i surrounded by 3 woodlands and the fjord. A lokal bus/tram will take you to them. You can spend almost as long time as you wish-in grandeur silence on weekdays and with many others on weekends. You can also visit the "huts"( resting places)...More

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17 June 2018|
Response from Giuseppe D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lindar, you can easily reach the Marka from downtown Oslo, either with metro n. 1 to Frognerseteren or with metro n. 3 to Sognsvann. Also, many buses reaches other localities in the Marka. If you plan a longer walk with... More
Najad H
4 November 2016|
Response from 537bj_rnm | Reviewed this property |
yes,but remember that we probably have snow then so biking will not be just the way you are used to. Enjoy your trip you are very welcome to Oslo
Cait S
29 May 2016|
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Response from TerjeHoegberg | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you get all info. you need at the central station, it takes 30 minutes to reach oslomarka with from there. Easiest is to take the metro to Sognsvann and start from there. Yes, 23 hours ticket is good.