This trip is perfect if you are based in upper parts of Telemark. On this trip you will experience steep hillsides in a fjord-like landscape, narrow canals, and impressive locks.
The package includes the boat trip from Kviteseid/Spjotsodd to Ulefoss, and bus transfer from Ulefoss back to Kviteseid/Spjotsodd. There is one change of bus between Ulefoss and Kviteseid/Spjotsodd.
Travel Route: - Kl. 10.15 departure with MS Henrik Ibsen from Spjotsodd pier. - Kl. 15.20 arrival Ulefoss locks. - Kl. 15.47 departure with bus from Ulefoss locks with Telemarksekspressen, line NW 182. - Kl. 16.48 arrival Seljord bus station. - Kl. 16.50 departure with bus from Seljord with Vy local bus, line 102. - Kl. 17.29 arrival Sorgenfri bus stop, 650 meters from Spjotsodd pier. OBS! The destination on your ticket is Kviteseid but tell the bus driver that you will continue to Spjotsodd.
Practical information on board:
Parking: You can park your car free of charge at Spjotsodd pier. Follow the signs. There is no need for parking permit.
Meals on board: There is a restaurant on board. It is possible to prebook breakfast and lunch with your tickets. You can also order food directly at the boat from their menu without prebooking. It is not possible to book a table for the entire journey.
Bus return: The bus from Ulefoss locks leaves from the bus stop about 100 meters from the locks. It is located right next to the yellow house by the road. There is one change of bus along the way in Seljord. The buses are corresponding and will wait for each other. On the bus stop in Ulefoss there will be a sign with a QR code so you will be able to see where the bus is. OBS! The destination on your ticket is Kviteseid but tell the driver that you will continue to Spjotsodd.
Booking and payment:
Rate: Adults from 16 years: NOK 1141,- per adult. Children 4-15 years: NOK 411,- 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: 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.