Tonsberg is situated about 45 miles (72 kilometers) south of Oslo, the national capital.
Tonsberg is not the only place in Oslo - Southern Norway worth seeing; visitors can also rent a vehicle and set off to explore the charms of the nearby scenery, towns and cities. Sandefjord, lies approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the northeast. Take the trip there to visit the Sandefjord Museum and The Whaling Monument.
Drammen, is another interesting spot to explore. It is about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Tonsberg and offers a wide range of things to see, for example Drammensbadet, Drammens Theatre and Marienlyst Stadium. Union Scene and Drammens Museum are also good to visit.
Tourists looking for those special places to learn more about local spiritual beliefs, will enjoy visiting some of the region's cathedrals. For an outdoor cultural activity that will interest the entire family, take the time to visit the region's popular open-air museums, gardens and open-air exhibits.
If you're not one to take holidays merely to relax, the area around Tonsberg offers a number of high-energy activities like horse riding and four-wheel driving. Have a go at some of this area's great winter attractions. Locals and tourists alike enjoy cross-country skiing here. Skiing is also popular.
When it is time to leave Oslo - Southern Norway, you'll be sure to bid this region a sad "Ha det bra" Rest assured, however, you'll be leaving with memories and momentos that are yours to keep forever.