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Østre Kjærnes farm

In the heart of Vansjø

Named one of the ten best destinations in 2021 by Aftenposten's travel panel!

The farm is located in Våler in Viken (Østfold), sheltered from all noise with beautiful nature in the heart of Vansjø. Here you can spend the night in quiet and rural surroundings. Experience peace and quiet, and participate in nature-friendly activities such as our popular Alpaca hikes and Alpaca safaris all year round. We have a lot to offer, so it's really worth a visit. Due to private events, visits and parking must be arranged in advance.
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Canoe rental

Canoe rental

See beautiful Vansjø up close from solid canoes that can be rented per day. Perfect if you want to try your luck fishing in one of the most species-rich lakes in Norway, or want to go on a canoe expedition in beautiful scenery.
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Overnight in farm apartments


Accommodation in Holiday Apartments
Destination Vansjø has been named one of the ten best destinations in 2021 by the travel experts in Aftenposten!
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Hire function room

Banquet facilities

We rent out premises with a rural and rustic feel that is perfect for companies, courses and conferences. The venue can accommodate 60+ guests. We can also offer several smaller rooms if needed during courses and conferences.
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Alpaca walks

Alpaca walks

Join us for a nice trip and rent your own alpaca! We walk through beautiful scenery with these kind and gentle animals. The experience takes about 90 minutes. You can also order Alpaca safaris, where you spend plenty of time together but the alpacas on the farm. These are very popular activities that are quickly being fully booked.
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Inside the yard Østre Kjærnes Gård


We became part of Inn på tunet in 2017, and are approved by Norsk Mat AS as a provider of welfare services within health and care, school arena and child welfare. We are located in Våler, which is a neighboring municipality to Moss, and is a farm close to the city which is a 15-20 min drive from Moss.
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Inside the yard

Gift certificate!

Give away a gift card for an Alpaca hike or Alpaca safari!

Give someone you love a different gift. A gift card for an Alpaca hike or Alpaca safari will definitely be a gift that delights both young and old!
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Alpacas for sale

Would you consider starting with alpacas? Participate in building up the alpaca industry in Norway. We have alpacas for sale in different price ranges.
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Alpaca for sale

What our customers say

Thank you for an incredible trip! The whole family loved it and the alpacas were simply amazing! We'd love to come back.

Anne-May Grennes

Alpaca Hall of Fame

Meet some of the stars who love to be part of the alpaca walk! They have different looks and personalities, but everyone is kind as the day is long!
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