Half day trip: Akkerhaugen – Lunde – Akkerhaugen (Bus first)
19 Juni 2021 - 15 August 2021 18 Juni 2022 - 14 August 2022 26 Juni 2023 - 13 August 2023
Join in on a canal cruise in the heart of the Telemark canal! The canal boat M/S Telemarken sails between Akkerhaugen (near Bø) and Lunde lock. During the trip, you pass through three impressive lock systems, including Vrangfoss locks which is the largest collection of locks in the Canal.
Are you travelling from the Oslo area, or staying near Notodden or Bø? Then this day tour is perfect for you!
You will start your journey with bus from the bus stop Norsjø Hotel. In Lunde you will embark on MS Telemarken back to Akkerhaugen pier.
- Kl. 12.10 departure with Vy bus from the bus stop Norsjø Hotel, across the road from the hotel. Line 323 - Kl. 12.50 arrival with bus at Lunde lock. - It is approx. 200 meter to walk from the bus stop to the pier where M/S Telemarken is docking. - Kl. 13.45 departure with M/S Telemarken from Lunde lock. - Kl. 16.50 arrival at Akkerhaugen pier.
Practical information on board:
Parking: You can park your car free of charge at Akkerhaugen pier. From Akkerhaugen pier it will be about 600 meters to walk to the bus stop Norsjø Hotel. It is also possible to park at Norsjø Hotel.
Meals on board: There is a café 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, and you can't bring your own food.
Booking and payment:
Rate: Adults from 16 years: NOK 638,- per person. Children 4-15 years: NOK 317,- 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. PS! These are rates for online bookings. Fee for bookings made over phone or email is NOK 80,- per person.
Periods 2023: 26th June – 3th August: Daily. 6th August – 13th August: Daily.
Booking: Due to high demand, we recommend that you order in advance. Do not wait until the day before.
Payment: All reservations must be paid in full when booking.