Learn how to row an ancient viking boat - Bjørvika

On this 3-hr rowing course, you will learn everything from how to prepare, launch and manoeuvre the boats with minimal effort. Your instructor will also tell you some interesting tales about the boats history as you explore the Bjørvika harbour, Akerselva canal and Sørenga - we may also paddle out to Hovedøya or Aker Brygge, dependant on the weather. After the course, you will be equipped with the knowledge of how to safely row by yourself or with friends.

Ready to learn something new and start exploring the water in style? – catch you on the water!

Discounts (codes can be used when booking):

  • 25% Akersleva Padleklubb member – contact Akerselva Padleklubb to get your discount code.
  • 15% OsloPass – go to VisitOslo to get your discount code.
  • 25% Student discount code: “MGstudent” – you will be asked to show your student I.D before the activity.

Note: All of our activities can be purchased as gift cards. Just choose the “gift card” option during the booking process.


Kr. 990,-


This course lasts for 3 hours




Age requirement: 14yrs +
Fitness requirement: low – medium.


All included
– please dress appropriately for the weather conditions.
– Remember to bring water, sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat if it is a hot day.

Skill level

Beginner; no experience required