– Ein del av Hardanger og Voss museum

– A part of Hardanger and Voss museum

Rowing on the fjord

Experience the fjord the traditional way

Wooden boats and the fjord belong together

Few thing can compare to rowing a traditional wooden boat along the beautiful Hardangerfjord.


Rowing boats for rent

A rowing trip is included in the museum ticket, and the boats can be rented for longer trips. Our traditional boats have been built in our small boat workshop:

  • 2 four-oared boats (færing),
  • A six-oared boat (seksæring)
  • An eight-oared boat (åttæring).


Booking and info

Contact our staff for info and booking of rowing boats: +47 474 79 839 / omvisar@hvm.museum.no


You don’t have to go far!

The islet of Sandvenholmen is situated just 400 metres from the centre. For many people, that’s far enough, and also makes for a lovely trip!

You can sit in the meadow and look across the fjord to the Folgefonna glacier and enjoy watching your children play on the shore.


Rowing in groups is a fun activity

We have room for 28 persons when all of our boats are in use.
 Let us know if you want to use our boats for events or a group activity, and we’ll find the best solution for your group.



29. mai - 15. aug: Kvar dag kl. 10-16

16. aug - 28. mai: Tys-fre kl. 10-14


Sandvenvegen 50, 5600 Norheimsund

Tlf: 474 79 839

E-post: fartoyvern@hvm.museum.no

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Opening hours

May 29-Aug 15: All days, 10 AM-4 PM

Aug 16- May 28: Tues-Fri 10 AM-4 PM



Adr: Sandvenvegen 50, Norheimsund

Tel: +47 474 79 839

E-mail: fartoyvern@hvm.museum.no

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