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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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  • I've lived near this lake for 4 years now and I still haven't grown tired of it. It's goreous all year round. In the summer you can grill with your friends or sunbathe, and in the winter you can have ...  more »
  •  Take Metro Line 5 from Oslo Central Station for less than 20 minutes to the end of sognsvann Station, get off the train and walk straight to the direction of travel for 3-5 minutes, and you can see the lake. In summer, it is a place where a group of children visit for nature, such as excursions and camping. There are many elderly people who enjoy walking. There is also a restaurant and a public restroom.
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  • One of the best place in oslo for day outing... The place was full of family.. A picnic spot
  • I spent a week in Oslo and this kind of place makes me love this city ! You should definitely hike around this lake at any time of the day !
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