Half day trip afternoon: Ulefoss-Lunde-Ulefoss (bus first)
20 Mai 2021 - 5 September 2021 10 September 2021 - 11 Oktober 2021 19 Mai 2022 - 5 September 2022
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 bus from Ulefoss to Lunde. The boat sails from Lunde and 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 bus from Ulefoss to Lunde, and then a trip with the canal boat from Lunde locks to Ulefoss.
- 12.05: attendance at Ulefoss locks bus stop, about 100 meters from the locks. - 12.22: departure with the canal bus from Ulefoss locks bus stop. - 12.50: arrival at bus top by Lunde locks. 200 meters to walk to the lock. - 13.25 or 13.45*: departure with canal boat from Lunde locks. - 15.20 or 15.50*: arrival at Ulefoss locks.
*This trip has 2 departures per day from June 18th to august 14th: 13.25 departure with M/S Henrik Ibsen or M/S Victoria 13.45 departure with M/S Telemarken
PS! You can also do this trip the opposite way, by starting in Ulefoss at kl. 10.35 in the morning with the canal boat to Lunde, and bus back. Find the half day trip called Half day trip morning: Ulefoss-Lunde-Ulefoss (boat 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). There is a short walking distance to the bus stop, about 100 meters.
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 790,- per adult. Children 4-15 years: NOK 325,- per child. 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: 19. May – 4. September: Daily 7. September – 9. October: Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
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.