Oslo, HovedOya and Sinsen, are nearby areas which are also worth touring.
Savvy travelers in Toyen, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and collections in Munch Museum, the Nobel Peace Center and the Norwegian Resistance Museum. There are a number of excellent art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss National Gallery and the Museum For Contemporary Art. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as National Theater, the Oslo Opera House and Oslo Spektrum.
If the sun is shining, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy some of the scenic city parks such as Palace Park, the St. Hanshaugen Park and the Oslo Botanic Garden.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just people-watch at nearby fashion hotspots like Aker Brygge, the Karl Johan Street and the Oslo City Shopping Centre.
Visitors with a passion for sports can spend an afternoon cheering on the Norway National Team soccer team and the Valerenga Football at Ullevaal Stadium, the city’s sporting heart and soul. When the full-time siren sounds, follow the local sports fans to the nearby pubs for a post-match beer ot two.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo, the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo and the Best Western Hotell Bondeheimen are among the most popular accommodation options here.