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Viking Biking & Viking Hiking

Closes in 30 min: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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Oslo, recent winner of the EU's European Green Capital Award, is best discovered when active and outdoors. Explore all the places a bus cannot: take a bike tour and cycle through the Royal Palace Gardens or next to rushing waterfalls in the...more
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Nedre Slottsgate 4, Oslo 0157, Norway
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

This is a great way to learn the geography, history, and culture of Oslo. The guide was knowledgeable, entertaining, and easy to understand. This was well worth it!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Todd C
curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Thank you Todd for the nice review and we are glad you enjoyed the tour. I will pass along your kind words to the guide. Best regards, Curtis Rojak

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful guide and bike tour, highly recommended to see the city, learn about history, and get a good work out.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Douglas F
curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Hi Douglas, Thank you for the nice review and we are glad you enjoyed the tour, the guide and a bit of exercise while here in Oslo! Best regards, Curtis Rojak

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Excellent tour of town, parks and views. We did not have horn hats. Bikes were in good condition. Guide told funny stories and shared history of town and country. Only one long hill on what was about a 7 mile ride.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 114JoeM
curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hi Joe, Thank you not only for the nice review but for posting some pictures too! We really appreciate that, and I have let your guide Bekka know of your kind feedback. Best regards, Curtis

Reviewed October 6, 2018

My tour group arranged for a city biking tour with Viking Biking, and we were well pleased. It was fairly easy biking, but we saw quite a bit, including Vigeland Sculpture Park (all those naked statures, what a novelty!), Akershus Fortress, City Hall, etc. Our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hi Mary, We appreciate the nice review and are glad you enjoyed many of the stops, in particular the sculpture park (which makes quite an impression on most visitors!). I will pass along your kind words to the guide and we thank you for taking...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018

We spent our first afternoon in Oslo orienting ourselves to the city with this most enjoyable bike tour. Helmets were recommended and included in the cost of the tour. The tour started right on time, with Beau as our guide. Despite the fact that the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennifer H
curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you Jennifer for the nice review and we will pass along your kind words to the guide. We try to keep our tours at about 8-12 participants as we find that creates a nice social mix where customers start to chat with one another...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We went on the back streets of Oslo tour which explores the hipster and university end of town. Great way to visit a part of town we wouldn’t have gone to. Excellent guide. A bit light on the actual cycling (we’d have been happier with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you for the nice review and I will let the guide, Josh, know you enjoyed his tour. We could tell the minute you arrived that both you and your partner were very experienced bikers ready to cover a good distance -- not surprising you...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time exploring areas of Oslo on the bike that we wouldn’t normally see, or get to, by foot. Super knowledgeable guide and great stops along the way to learn about Norway and Oslo’s history, as well as seeing some famous sites...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you for the nice review and it seems like you captured the essence of the tour in your first sentence "...exploring areas of Oslo on the bike that we wouldn't normally see, or get to, by foot". That is a great summary of the...More

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We had 3 hours visiting some of the highlights of Oslo with Michael from Viking Biking. He was very knowledgeable of the city and its history. A fun way to see some of the city highlights and learn a bit of history. It was mostly...More

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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thank you for the nice review and we are glad you enjoyed your tour. Recommendations are such an important part of our business so we appreciate it greatly! Best regards, Curtis Rojak

Reviewed September 25, 2018

Excellent outfit! We rented three bikes for the day, easy to check in and run through the operation of the bikes. We were given suggestions on where to go, a map to help usand when we returned, we were able to lock up our bikes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you so much for the nice review and we are glad you found the entire process quick and easy -- that is one of our goals with bike rentals, which means more time for you to discover Oslo on two wheels! Best regards, Curtis...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018

We were just in Oslo for 3 days but saw an incredible amount in the 3 hours with these guys. Chris, our guide was great. Being a local he had a lot of info on city, its history. The bikes were good. I would recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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curtis_viking_biking, Owner at Viking Biking & Viking Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hi Peter. We appreciate the nice review and Chris was happy to read your kind feedback. We certainly agree that you can see a lot in 3 hours by bike -- that is one of the big advantages of getting around on two wheels instead...More

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hamiltsm
January 20, 2019|
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Response from curtis_viking_biking | Property representative |
Easter weekend is always a busy one for us so it is wise to book your tour or rental in advance. Although not required, a reservation guarantees your spot.
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Hari I
December 12, 2017|
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Response from curtis_viking_biking | Property representative |
Hi Travelers, Our opening hours in early to mid March are weather dependent. If the streets are free of ice and biking is safe, then we open for both bike rentals and our daily Oslo Highlights bike tour. Please contact us... More
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Janet Z
June 19, 2016|
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We are normally open in November, as it is cold but still okay for biking. Of course, sometimes snow can come early in which case we are closed. What I recommend is you contact us directly via our website later this autumn... More
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