If you want to experience the impressive locks of the Telemark canal without spending the whole day, this is the trip for you!
The boat sails from Ulefoss and into the heart of the canal landscape. On your way you will pass 2 lock-systems, including Vrangfoss which is the largest lock system in the canal with 5 locks. Buss back from Lunde to Ulefoss.
Park the car for free on the parking lot 200 meters before the locks in Ulefoss (when you approach from Ulefoss centre).
Itinerary until 4th September 2021: - 10.35 departure on board a canal boat from Ulefoss locks - 12.50 arrival at Lunde lock - 13.50 departure with a canal bus from the parking lot by Lunde lock - 14.05 arrival by Ulefoss locks
Itinerary from 9th September to 9th October: - 10.35 departure on board a canal boat from Ulefoss locks - 12.50 arrival at Lunde lock - 13.45 (Thursdays) departure by local bus number 103 from the bus stop by Lunde lock - 13.50 (Saturdays) departure by canal bus from the bus stop by Lunde lock It is about 200 meters to walk from the lock to the bus stop. - 14.05 arrival by Ulefoss locks. Disembark.
PS! This trip can be done with the boat in the opposite direction, starting from Ulefoss with bus to Lunde at 12.35. See the trip called Half day trip: Ulefoss-Lunde-Ulefoss (bus first)
Periods 2021 19th of May – 4th of September: every day 9th of September – 9th of October: Thursdays and Saturdays
Fares 2021 (including boat and bus): Adult from 16 years: NOK 720,- per person Child 4-15 years: NOK 175,- per person Child 0-3 years: free of charge
The listed fares apply when booking online. If you book on phone/e-mail, there will be a fee of NOK 65 per person added to the prices. All prebooked trips must be paid on time of booking.