An exciting offer for families with children or those who just want a little trip on the canal. The canal boats start from Hjellebrygga in Skien 08.10 a.m. with arrival Løveid locks at Skotfoss 08.40 p.m. Bus back to Skien 9.05 a.m. (regular bus P4).
If you want an afternoon trip, there is a bus from the bus station in Skien to Løveid 3.45 p.m - the boat arrives at Løveid lock 4.50 p.m. Boarding at the top of the lock.
In 2019, the boats have daily departures from May 19 to September 13.
What to do at Skotfoss:
Slusemesteren at Løveid: servrng, visitfarm, gallery and accommodation. https://bit.ly/2WZzn0Z
The Skotfoss trail: 3,7 km cultur path with start at Løveid lock. https://bit.ly/2PTsEB
Gamle Union Brug Antikk. https://bit.ly/2GFUQq1
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