Best lake in Oslo

Check out the top lake in Oslo, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lutvann
1. Lutvann
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2 local reviews
Lutvann
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Megan Colette
Beautiful lake that you can swim, ski or skate on depending on the time of year. Lovely hike to the lake both …
Mukhtar
Beautiful lake about a 10-15 minute walk from home. Hiking trails too.
Mukhtar
Beautiful lake about a 10-15 minute walk from home. Hiking trails too.
1. Lutvann
1. Lutvann
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2 local reviews
Lutvann
Megan Colette
Megan Colette
Beautiful lake that you can swim, ski or skate on depending on the time of year. Lovely hike to the lake both quick and short trail options.
Mukhtar
Mukhtar
Beautiful lake about a 10-15 minute walk from home. Hiking trails too.
Mukhtar
Mukhtar
Beautiful lake about a 10-15 minute walk from home. Hiking trails too.
2. Sognsvann
2. Sognsvann
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45 local reviews
Sognsvann
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Jessica
If you're a runner and want to clock in some miles on your trip, look no further than the hiking trails of Son…
Lena
A very nice little lake which is perfect for a quiet walk (about 3 km long) in the forest. You can have a smal…
Maria
One of Oslos most popular areas for hiking. Take metro 5 to Sognsvann. Walk around the lake (ca. 3,5 km) and t…
2. Sognsvann
2. Sognsvann
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45 local reviews
Sognsvann
Jessica
Jessica
If you're a runner and want to clock in some miles on your trip, look no further than the hiking trails of Songsvann for a idyllic Sunday mo…
Lena
Lena
A very nice little lake which is perfect for a quiet walk (about 3 km long) in the forest. You can have a small bonfire (at designated place…
Maria
Maria
One of Oslos most popular areas for hiking. Take metro 5 to Sognsvann. Walk around the lake (ca. 3,5 km) and take a swim if you want. You ca…
3. Vigelandsparken
3. Vigelandsparken
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Vigelandsparken, Majorstuen
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Cheng
Renowned park in Oslo for its controversial sculptures. Huge grass space and peaceful lake.
Charlotte
Iconic sculpture park, very unique. Many hundred sculptures by the same artist. Beautiful gardens and lake.
Lars
Tourist attraction #1
3. Vigelandsparken
3. Vigelandsparken
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154 local reviews
Vigelandsparken, Majorstuen
Cheng
Cheng
Renowned park in Oslo for its controversial sculptures. Huge grass space and peaceful lake.
Charlotte
Charlotte
Iconic sculpture park, very unique. Many hundred sculptures by the same artist. Beautiful gardens and lake.
Lars
Lars
Tourist attraction #1
4. Østensjøvannet lake
4. Østensjøvannet lake
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10 local reviews
Østensjøvannet lake, Oslo
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Hanne-Marit
NIce scenery with birds and lake- the lake is for birds only.
Erik
The Østensjø lake is a bird reserve and has a vast selection of Norwegian birds.
Oistein
A walk around this beautiful lake takes 1-1,5 hours.
4. Østensjøvannet lake
4. Østensjøvannet lake
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Østensjøvannet lake, Oslo
Hanne-Marit
Hanne-Marit
NIce scenery with birds and lake- the lake is for birds only.
Erik
Erik
The Østensjø lake is a bird reserve and has a vast selection of Norwegian birds.
Oistein
Oistein
A walk around this beautiful lake takes 1-1,5 hours.
5. Isdammen
5. Isdammen
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4 local reviews
Isdammen
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Mersiha
Beautful small lake in beautiful nature, great for hiking, skiing and grilling, 20 min walk from my flat.
Håvard
300 meters walk from the appartment. Nice little lake a few hundred meters from the appartment. Nice for chil…
Veronika
Small lake and rereational area with a fireplace and barbeque. You can swim, hike in the area around it, try a…
5. Isdammen
5. Isdammen
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4 local reviews
Isdammen
Mersiha
Mersiha
Beautful small lake in beautiful nature, great for hiking, skiing and grilling, 20 min walk from my flat.
Håvard
Håvard
300 meters walk from the appartment. Nice little lake a few hundred meters from the appartment. Nice for children. This is next to the star…
Veronika
Veronika
Small lake and rereational area with a fireplace and barbeque. You can swim, hike in the area around it, try and spot some fish or just sit …
6. Nøklevannet
6. Nøklevannet
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6 local reviews
Nøklevannet
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Jeanette
Beautiful lake for skiing and hiking in winter, and swimming, running and hiking in summer
Erik
The Nøklevann lake is a popular place to swim, but is also a great place to fish. It's a big and picturesque l…
Ingjerd
Lovely fresh water lake, hiking trails and bathing area
6. Nøklevannet
6. Nøklevannet
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6 local reviews
Nøklevannet
Jeanette
Jeanette
Beautiful lake for skiing and hiking in winter, and swimming, running and hiking in summer
Erik
Erik
The Nøklevann lake is a popular place to swim, but is also a great place to fish. It's a big and picturesque lake. I
Ingjerd
Ingjerd
Lovely fresh water lake, hiking trails and bathing area
7. Akerselva
7. Akerselva
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81 local reviews
Akerselva, Oslo
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Hilde-Gunn
Follow the Akerselva (river) from Maridalsvannet (lake) to Vaterland Park in the centre of Oslo. The riverwal…
Sebastijan & Matija
Take a bike or go on a easy hike along the river. You can start near our house and explore the city and the ri…
Nina
Walk along the Akers river up to the Lake Maridal, or take the tram to the last stop and walk back down. Path …
7. Akerselva
7. Akerselva
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Akerselva, Oslo
Hilde-Gunn
Hilde-Gunn
Follow the Akerselva (river) from Maridalsvannet (lake) to Vaterland Park in the centre of Oslo. The riverwalk is eight kilometres long, an…
Sebastijan & Matija
Sebastijan & Matija
Take a bike or go on a easy hike along the river. You can start near our house and explore the city and the river. The way is about 8 km. St…
Nina
Nina
Walk along the Akers river up to the Lake Maridal, or take the tram to the last stop and walk back down. Path along the river all the way, a…
8. Semsvannet
8. Semsvannet
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2 local reviews
Semsvannet
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Margret
Semsvannet, close to the residence of the Norwegian Crownprince family, is a beautiful lake near Asker town. …
Anne Kristine
A beautiful lake to run or walk along - or around. Also a nice starting point for a trip in the forest Vestmar…
Margret
Semsvannet, close to the residence of the Norwegian Crownprince family, is a beautiful lake near Asker town. …
8. Semsvannet
8. Semsvannet
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2 local reviews
Semsvannet
Margret
Margret
Semsvannet, close to the residence of the Norwegian Crownprince family, is a beautiful lake near Asker town. There is a fine walk/jog from …
Anne Kristine
Anne Kristine
A beautiful lake to run or walk along - or around. Also a nice starting point for a trip in the forest Vestmarka, with lots of hiking trails…
Margret
Margret
Semsvannet, close to the residence of the Norwegian Crownprince family, is a beautiful lake near Asker town. There is a fine walk/jog from …