Rent a row boat

Rent a rowing boat and explore the surroundings!

The museum rents out different traditional rowboats. We recommend to use them in the harbour boy the museum or the surrounding area.
It is possible to fish mackerel and saithe in the fjord by the museum. The boats are moored by the wharf by the museums cafe BOD24.(between the ferry Beffen and the viking ship)

You will be equipped with safety vests, ores and a box including a signal flute/map/waterproof cellphone bag for the boat trip.

We do recommend you to be used to boats as the boat hire is on your own responsibility. The renter must read the safety regulations and sing a contract including name and number and the return time.

We rent out three different traditional boats:

Strandebarmer færing (Storm) and Askeladden (plastic boat)
Max 4 persons pr boat
Price NOK 100 pr hour

Hardanger seksæring (Fløttmann1);
Max 8 persons.
NOK 200 pr Hour


duration 1-3 hours
Children under 16 only when accompanied by an adult.