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hickss85 wrote a review Jul 2018
Houston, Texas142 contributions12 helpful votes
I'll bet this trip is spectacular in good weather. The route was perfect. We went from Lillesand back to Kristiansand. It seems that the trip could be cut a little shorter in inclement weather (maybe 10 minutes). Several journeys deep into canals were not necessary. Luckily it wasn't too cold!…
Date of experience: June 2018
Response from Liv Karin A, Daglig leder at M/S Maarten
Responded Jul 11, 2018
Thank you very much for your feedback. Unfortunately, we can not do anything about the weather. Have a nice summer and welcome back to Kristiansand.
Richard B wrote a review Jun 2016
Plymouth, Minnesota176 contributions56 helpful votes
We took the boat tour which explores various islands and small towns in the area. The scenery is very pretty with summer homes nestled along the way. The boat is comfortable with narration covering the sights. The boat trip was a leisurely pace allowing you to soak in all of the beauty of the surroundings. We also took a bus from the boat dock to the town of Lillesand to walk around the village. Lots of well kept white houses and buildings preserved from the 1800s. The whole scene reminded me of the northern boundary waters in Minnesota.…
Date of experience: May 2016
Mary Kathleen C wrote a review Sep 2015
Taylor58 contributions18 helpful votes
The boat trip takes you along the coastline. You see many small islands along the way. We transfer to a bus for a scenic drive to Lillesand, a town featuring 18th and 19th century houses. Nice trip.
Date of experience: August 2015