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AlternativOslo

Ekebergveien 5B, Oslo 0192, Norway
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Oslo Bike Tour

Fantastic way to see the city of Oslo. This is a one woman show where she set us up with bikes then... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Suespenceful F
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Cochrane, Canada
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Fun Bike Tour of Oslo

Debarking with 2 of our friends from a Royal Caribbean cruise, Graciela found us at the dock right... read more

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Cochrane_Brian
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Calgary, Canada
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AlternativOslo offers you tours on bikes, tram or foot, focused mainly in the contrasts of Oslo and its inhabitants, their idiosincrasy, and the lifestyle in the different neighborhoods of the city. We do not follow the itineraries described in the travel guides, but visit the places where locals live, eat, drink, work and have fun, discovering both, the famous and the secret spots of this amazing
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ekebergveien 5B, Oslo 0192, Norway
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic way to see the city of Oslo. This is a one woman show where she set us up with bikes then toured us around for 4 hours. Bikes were in good working order and helmets were also provided. It was a little hectic at...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Debarking with 2 of our friends from a Royal Caribbean cruise, Graciela found us at the dock right on time with the 4 bikes even though the ship's terminal had changed. We had a wonderful tour of this clean and modern city with highlights such...More

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Brian, thank you for sharing your impressions about Oslo and the tour. I'm glad you had fun and I could should you some of my favourites places. Nice travels, Graciela

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I enjoyed this bike tour. Covered many beautiful sites and lots of interesting history. It was just us so Graciela kindly accommodated our fitness level.

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with other travellers. Best regards, Graciela

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We did this tour as soon as we got to Oslo. As it was only the 4 of us, Graciela was happy to move the start time to 3.00, which was the earliest we could make. The tour takes in all the major sights and...More

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi, thank you very much for your opinion. Endeed, the idea of working wth small groups is to be able to slow down the pase if it is needed, or adapt the tour to the interests of the group. Best wishes, Graciela

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We arrived in Oslo on a cruise ship for the day. Prior to leaving home I had booked a private tour for the four of us. I'm so glad we did this and very happy we chose Graciela. She was at the port on time...More

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi Karen, thank you for your review. I'm happy that I could help you to discover this beautiful city, All the best, Graciela

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful afternoon. Graciella not only shows the touristy sides of Oslo, but also residential areas, so you get a really good impression of the city. The tour was 4 hours and it never gets boring. Her tips on restaurants and bars are...More

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Hi! Thanks you for your review. I'm happy that you've enjoyed your tour in Oslo and that the tips were helpful. Best wishes, Graciela

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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time biking along the river, through parks and woods, biking through different area of the city, viewing amazing graffiti art. Graciela was very caring and helpful, going at our speed and giving us a great insight into Norwegian way of life...More

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Graciela A, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for trusting me! Even if the weather was not the best that day, we had a funny tour. I was a pleasure for me to show my second home. Best wishes, Graciela

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We loved our time with Graciela! She made sure our needs were met & took us all around the diverse city of Oslo. We biked through both the modern & old parts of the city & also along beaches & rivers. We explored the charming...More

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alternativOslo, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you Jennifer your sharing your experience with other travellers! I agree that those are the best waffles on earth... Best wishes, Graciela

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was the perfect way to see all the facets of Oslo. We had limited time but now feel we didn't miss out. Graciela gave us enough information without overwhelming us. And we really saw it all including places we wouldn't have seen any other...More

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alternativOslo, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Hi. Thank you very much for your opinion. I'm glad that you've enjoyed the city, and that I coould help you with that. You are welcome next time to explore more.

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Unfortunately I had only 24 hours in Oslo, so I decided to do at least a biking tour in my morning. Graciela was super helpful and the perfect tour guide. I did the tour with one other girl so we had plenty of time to...More

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alternativOslo, Propietario at AlternativOslo, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Hi, thank you for sharing your experience with other travellers. I'm happy that you've enjoyed the tour of alterativOslo

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Amina D
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Response from Graciela A | Property representative |
Hi Amina, I'm sorry for my delay, I don't answer requests via trip advisor, only by e-mail. I offer tours on request, from May to August. If you want to ask for an specific date, write me to an e-mail or send me a whatsapp... More
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