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Semsvannet Lake

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A beautiful and easy walk around the 'Semsvannet', 4,7 km.

On your road to Semsvannet, you might drive by Skaugum in Asker, the Royal Estate where Crown... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Berit B
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Worth taking a walk around this beautiful lake, summer and winter. Great for swimming in the summer... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Margareth T
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Asker, 1384, Norway
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This lake a place for the locals to enjoy their summer besides the lake having sun tan, swimming, pinic, jogging, walking & hiking around the lake. The route of the hike depending on your challenge. It a good place to enjoy yourself in this natural...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

On your road to Semsvannet, you might drive by Skaugum in Asker, the Royal Estate where Crown Princess Mette-Marit and Crown Prince Haakon are living with their family. You will observe the Royal Guard watching the entrance to the Estate. Then at some short distance...More

Thank Berit B
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Worth taking a walk around this beautiful lake, summer and winter. Great for swimming in the summer and cross country skiing in the winter. Nice little cafe serving waffles, cakes and ice cream . Pleasent seating outside with a view onto the lake. Very close...More

Thank Margareth T
Reviewed 9 September 2017

If you come to this city without visiting this place you will miss a big opportunity and will be regret. I enjoyed so much fresh and cold air and do not wanted to go back home.

Thank leeyaao
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice walk around the lack, both for families and training. Two different cafes to stop for cofeebrakes, but mainly open in weekends and hollidays.

Thank safarild
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Take a walk around the Semsvann and enjoy the scenery, it was selected as the local community's 1.000 year memorial place and even on the Freia chocolate commercial. Easlily accessible and if you care for longer walks, there are numerous hiking trails leading from it,...More

Thank TorKr
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

It's one of the most beautiful suburban areas of Oslo. Walking path around the beautiful lake are easy for everyone including children and elderly people. It's a perfect place to spend some hours on weekend to breathe in the fresh air from the surrounding forests...More

Thank AiloveItaly
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

A walk around the lake Semsvannet is a very popular activity. The scenery is very beauitiful throughout the year. In the summer you can go for å swim, and during the winter the waterfall obove the lake gives a magnificent view.

Thank SolveigRuud
Reviewed 18 July 2016

What's not to love about this lake and its' surroundings? It has been declared the Thousand Year Place by the people of Asker. In the summer time people come here to swim, sunbathe, walk around, run around, explore the nature, climb the adjacent Skaugumsåsen hill,...More

1  Thank Cassiel_Agrippa
Reviewed 15 March 2016

If you are heading Oslo, but are not one for museums and would rather get out of town, you don't have to go far. Asker is only a 20minute drive by car and Sem neighbours to the areas presently disposed by the Norwegian Crown Prince...More

Thank Q5887HKandrewb
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