Do you want to experience the impressive locks of the Telemark Canal without spending the whole day? Then this is the perfect trip for you!
Start with the canal boat from Ulefoss locks to Lunde. The boat sails into the heart of the canal landscape. On your way you will pass two locks, where Vrangfoss is one of them. Vrangfoss is the largest lock with 5 chambers.
The package includes canal boat from Ulefoss locks to Lunde locks, and then the canal us from Lunde back to Ulefoss.
- 10.20: attendance at Ulefoss locks. - 10.35 or 11.00*: departure with canal boat from Ulefoss locks. - 12.50 or 13.15*: arrival at Lunde locks. - 13.40 departure with the canal bus from Lunde locks. 200 meters to walk to the bus stop. - 13.55 arrival at the bus stop by Ulefoss locks.
*This trip has 2 departures per day from June 18th to august 14th: 10.35 departure with M/S Henrik Ibsen or M/S Victoria 11.00 departure with M/S Telemarken
PS! You can also do this trip the opposite way, by starting in Ulefoss at kl. 12.22 in the afternoon with the canal bus to Lunde, and boat back. Find the half day trip called Half day trip afternoon: Ulefoss-Lunde-Ulefoss (bus first)
Practical information on board:
Parking: Your car can be parked at the parking lot at Ulefoss locks free of charge. While driving from Ulefoss center, the parking lot is reached about 200 meters before the locks. It is marked with a parking sign (a large “P”) and the symbol for the Telemark Canal (a boat in a lock).
Meals on board: There is a restaurant on board. You can order food directly at the boat from their menu without prebooking. It is not possible to book a table for the entire journey.
Booking and payment:
Rate: Adults from 16 years: From NOK 620,- to NOK 780,- per adult. Children 4-15 years: NOK 325,- per person. Children 0-3 years: Free of charge The rate for this package can vary when it comes to your choice of date. Please select date of choice to see the package rate.
Periods 2022: 18. May – 3. September: Daily 6. September – 8. October: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Booking: Due to high demand, we recommend that you order in advance. Do not wait until the day before. PS! These are rates for online bookings. Fee for bookings made over phone or email is NOK 80,- per person.
Payment: All reservations must be paid in full when booking.