Passenger boats on the canal
Travel on Dalsland's canal with a traditional passenger boat that will take you through the beautiful surroundings along the canal. During the summer, the boats depart from both Bengtsfors and Håverud every day except Sundays.
M/S Nils Ericson offers Shrimp Cruises and lunch tours departing from south of Lennartsfors and then on Lake Lelång.
2 July - 13 August 2023
Shrimp Cruises - Wednesdays & Fridays
Ticket price: SEK 495 per person
Lunch tour - Sundays
Ticket price: SEK 249 per person
Tickets must be pre-booked no later than 3 p.m. the day before departure on tel. 072-20 88 970 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dalslands Kanaltrafik is an independent company with two passanger boats - M/S Storholmen and M/S Dalslandia. Most people choose to do a round-trip on the canal. This means that you take a passenger boat in one direction and then take the rail bus back to where you started.
The boats depart every day except Sundays
June 12 - August 26 in 2023
(No tours on June 23rd, 24th & 25th due to midsummer)
The boats depart every day from both Bengtsfors and Håverud. You choose to board where it suits you best. DVVJ's rail bus ensures that you always will get back to where you started.
|Complete Canal trip||6 h||515 SEK /pp||Travel Håverud – Bengtsfors or vice versa with the Channel boats.
|Half the Canal trip||3.5 h||455 SEK / pp||
Travel Håverud – Långbron or vice versa.
|Short Canal trip||2.5 h||300 SEK / pp||Travel Långbron - Bengtsfors with the boat. You choose, if you want to start with the boat or the rail car.
You can of course choose to just go by boat and book a one-way ticket. You will find all the tickets, trips, timetables and more information on the Dalslands kanaltrafik's website.
Have lunch on board
There is a restaurant with full rights on board on both M/S Storholmen and M/S Dalslandia where lunch is served. Lunch is not included in the price. But you can order lunch when you book. There is also a self-service coffee bar on board.