Set in the beautiful countryside in the region of Hedmark, just an hour and a half from the capital, the lovely town of Hamar is the perfect destination while also visiting Oslo. Hamar’s Mjøsa shoreline location is unique for the region and, in combination with the countryside setting, it contributes to a town feeling that few can compete with. With an exciting town centre and a range of exciting restaurants, you cannot go wrong with a trip to Hamar. Make sure you are in the mood for culture when you visit Hamar, as the town is constantly arranging cultural events and extraordinary gigs either outdoors or in the many venues.