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Sognsvann Lake, Oslo

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Get away from the city and enjoy nature at Sognsvann Lake. Located just outside Oslo, the lake is easily reached by car or public transportation and even has its own metro stop. Walk or jog the 3.3 km (2 mi) loop around the water, take a hike through the surrounding woods, or picnic at one of the many benches. Locals love the spot for swimming and taking in the sun on warm days. Using our online itinerary creator, Oslo attractions like Sognsvann Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Well worth a visit and easy to reach by metro. Great for a relaxing walk to run or bike ride. Can be a bit busy on weekends but is usually clam on weekdays.  more »
  • This lake is exceptionally easy to get to on the metro, about 20 minutes out from central Oslo, one way ticket using the local app is 35K. Once there, there are trails to walk, included a groomed tria...  more »
  • Here can one take t-bana up to sognsvann, stroll a quiet round around the water and either take the same path down or tram ride from the hospital the Gaustad/-can also do to camp in the area.
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  • Great place to walk, relax and appreciate one of the marvels of Mother Nature.
  • Wonderful nature
  • Nice
  • One of the finest recreation areas in Oslo easily accessible by Metro. The dirt road around the Lake is 3258 meters long.
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