Do you want to experience the impressive locks of the Telemark Canal without spending the whole day? This is the perfect trip for you! The starting point, Lunde lock, is located near Telemark Kanalcamping and in walking distance from Lunde center.
The canal boat sails from Lunde and into the heart of the canal landscape, towards Ulefoss. On your way you will pass two locks, where Vrangfoss is one of them. Vrangfoss is the largest lock in the Telemark canal.
The package includes a cruise with the canal boat from Lunde lock to Ulefoss locks, and a ticket on the local bus from Ulefoss locks (bus stop) to Lunde station.
NB! This trip in not available on Saturdays and Sundays.
- 13.25 or 13.45*: departure with canal boat from Lunde locks. Please meet 15 minutes prior to departure. - 15.20 or 15.50*: arrival at Ulefoss locks. - 16.11: departure with local bus 103 from Ulefoss locks bus stop. - 16.27: arrival Lunde station Lunde station is located 1 kilometer from Lunde lock/Telemark Kanalcamping and only 200 meters from Lunde center.
*This trip has 2 departures per day from June 18th to august 12th: 13.25 departure with M/S Henrik Ibsen or M/S Victoria 13.45 departure with M/S Telemarken
Parking: You can park your car on the parking lot by Lunde lock free of charge. Follow the signs. 200 meters to walk from the parking area to the lock.
Meals on board: There is a restaurant/cafe on board. You do not have to prebook meals.
Booking and payment:
Rate: Adults from 16 years: From NOK 538,- to NOK 708,- per adult. Children 4-15 years: NOK 272,- per child. Children 0-3 years: Free of charge
The rate for this package can vary when it comes to your choice of date and departure. Please select date of choice to see the package rate.
Periods 2022: 19 May – 2 September: Monday – Friday
This trip is not available on Saturdays and Sundays due to lack of bus connections. If you want to travel on a Saturday or Sunday, you will have to buy a single ticket on the canal boat from Lunde to Ulefoss and organize the transportation back to Lunde yourselves (Lunde taxi: tel +47 35 94 84 99, please book at least 1 hour before).
Booking: Due to high demand, we recommend that you book 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.