This trip is perfect for the canal enthusiast if you want the complete experience in the Telemark Canal from Skien to Dalen.
Return by bus from Dalen to Skien the same evening. The package includes accommodation on Thon Hotel Høyers in Skien centre both prior and after the canal trip.
Thon Hotel Høyers in Skien centre is a charming hotel with a nice atmosphere, with a traditional style with chandeliers and deep chairs. Read more about the hotel here: https://www.thonhotels.com/hoteller/norge/skien/thon-hotel-hoyers/
On Mondays there is a boat change in Lunde. M/S Victoria sailing from Skien to Lunde will change to M/S Henrik Ibsen sailing from Lunde to Dalen.
Day 1 - Accommodation at Thon Hotel Høyers in Skien centre.
Dag 2 - Kl. 07:00-09:30 breakfast at the hotel (Sunday from kl. 08:00, earlier can be arranged). - Kl. 07:50 meeting at the Hjellebrygga pier in Skien. - Kl. 08:10 departure with M/S Victoria or M/S Henrik Ibsen from Hjellebrygga pier. - Kl. 18:00 arrival at Lastein pier in Dalen (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday). Disembark. - Kl. 18:30 arrival at Lastein pier in Dalen (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). Disembark. - Kl. 18:30 departure on board the Canal bus from Lastein pier in Dalen (the bus awaits the boat to arrive). - Kl. 21:10 arrival by bus at Skien bus station. - Accommodation at Thon Hotel Høyers i Skien centre.
Day 3 - Kl. 07:00 – 09:30 breakfast at the hotel (Saturday 07:00-10:00, Sunday 08:00-10:30). - Check-out
Periods 2021 19. May - 4. September: Daily
All prebooked trips must be paid before departure.
Booking Due to popular demand, we recommend you book your trip as early as possible. Do not wait until the last minute.
More information For more information regarding addresses and parking by Hjellebrygga pier in Skien please see ports of call in our pulldown menu at the main site.
There is a café/restaurant on board the canal boats. You can leave the car at the hotel while you are on the canal trip. There is approximately 10 minutes in walking distance from the hotel to Hjellebrygga pier.
The rates includes
- 2 x nights including breakfast at Thon Hotel Høyers in Skien
- Boat trip on the Telemark Canal from Hjellebrygga pier in Skien to Lastein pier in Dalen
- Return by bus from Lastein pier in Dalen to Skien bus station.