This small island packs a punch

Natural Experiences in Bornholm

For a relatively small island, Bornholm has quite a variety of geography and ecosystems. In the north you'll find rocky beaches and stunning cliffs. In the south are beaches with sandy so fine that the sand was once used in hour glasses. In between you have forests, caves, fields, and more. Off the coast you'll find the historic islands if Christiansø and Frederiksø. All of these waiting to be explored. 

This small island packs a punch

Natural Experiences in Bornholm

For a relatively small island, Bornholm has quite a variety of geography and ecosystems. In the north you'll find rocky beaches and stunning cliffs. In the south are beaches with sandy so fine that the sand was once used in hour glasses. In between you have forests, caves, fields, and more. Off the coast you'll find the historic islands if Christiansø and Frederiksø. All of these waiting to be explored. 

Get to know the villages on the island

Quaint Fishing Villages of Bornholm

Bornholm is lined with wonderfully quaint little fishing villages, each with its own charm and welcoming community. The towns are within easy reach of one another, making for a nice bike tour of the island. Get to know the country towns and coastal harbors and all their culinary delights below. 

Culinary specialties from Bornholm

Culinary Specialties on Bornholm

This scenic and sunny island is home to an outsized, vibrant food scene where the back-to-the-roots locally-sourced philosophy kickstarted by the New Nordic movement is taken to a whole 'nother level. And the island's long history of making do with whatever they had around them has met a sophisticated generation of talented chefs putting Bornholm on the culinary map. Today Bornholm has two Michelin stars and some well-known dishes that are a must-try when visiting the island. 

National parks in Denmark

Riding

Nature is open all year round

Panorama cycle routes through East Denmark

Enjoy the very best sights of East Denmark's with these 9 new cycle routes, covering Møn Island, Stevns Cliffs, Falster Island and Prestø Island. The nine easy-to-follow Panorama cycle routes guide you to lovely sightseeing detours from the national Berlin-Copenhagen Cycle Route, so you can choose a route that fits your holiday schedule or you can choose to cycle the whole thing.

Jysk competition 2014

Enjoy a Danish summer holiday

Denmark's long summer nights await you

The Danish summer time is truly amazing. With white sandy beaches, cosy villages and everything within easy reach, Denmark is an ideal place for a stress-free, hassle-free summer holiday with family or friends.

Enjoy the Danish holiday cottages

Whether you prefer a beach holiday, a lakeside retreat or an escape into local village life, you can stay in a cottage at a location that fits your needs. 

Novasol holiday cottages

JYSK competition 2014

Could you be next? 

Any possible new competition with JYSK will be announced on this page. Så stay tuned. Until then, don't forget to sign up to the VisitDenmark newsletter, where we announce regular competitions.  

For a little taste of a relaxing summer holiday, check out this video: 

Fall in Aarhus

What's on at the local destinations this autumn

The cities of Denmark are ready to welcome you for a true autumn in Denmark experience. Celebrate autumn in Denmark's second city Aarhus, Denmark's oldest town Ribe, in Royal North Sealand or one of the many other wonderful destinations.

Find a local turist organisation.

Have a place in mind? Contact your local turist organisation and learn what is happening in their area. 

Efterårsferie i Danmark i et feriecenter

Holiday centres - fit for a family

A holiday centre in Denmark is almost like a combination of hotel and cottage. You have your own place with bathing and kitchen facilities but there is also a reception, restaurants and a wealth of activity options. It is the perfect fit for families as it is easy for the children to get in contact with other children and for the parents to relax. Many of the holiday centres in Denmark are located close to the sea and many are in the most beautiful spots in the the country.

Top attractions in Aalborg

The city of Aalborg offers something for everyone, regardless of interests and budget. The ever evolving harbour area buzzes of cultural attractions, including the Utzon Centre, and it's a great place to walk and take in views of the city. Venture just a short way outside the city and you can enjoy ancient historical places like the viking site Lindholm Høje.

Amalienborg palace

Free attractions in Denmark

The Little Mermaid

Free attractions in Denmark

Camping in Denmark

Cheap accommodation in Denmark

Camping kano

Campsites in Denmark

Low cost holidays in Denmark

Budget travel in Denmark

Farm holiday

Free holiday on an ecological farm

Discover Hans Christian Andersen's Denmark

You have most likely of Hans Christian Andersen and come to love many of his timeless characters, such as The Little Mermaid and The Ugly Duckling. But what about the man himself? As the father of fairy tales, Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen was a famous man in his time, courted by royalty and recognised for his greatness whilst living.

Charming Danish seaside hotels

Enjoy the laid-back atmosphere and authentic charm of Denmark's seaside hotels, dotted around Denmark's beautiful coast. Many of Denmark's seaside hotels (badehoteller) have top-of-the-range spa and wellness facilities. At others, it's all about good food, great views and nothing but relaxation. Only some of the hotels are open all year round, so make sure you check before you book a refreshing winter break!

Panorama cycle routes: West Denmark

Take a West Coast tour of Denmark by bike, with any or all of these 16 scenic Panorama cycle routes. Each individual cycle route is a loop on the national West Coast Cycle Route that runs the length of Jutland's coast, from Rudbøl in the south, to Skagen in the north. Cycle past some of Denmark's most dramatic nature, a diverse range of attractions for all the family and secret places known only to local Danes. 

denmark beach

Denmark’s unbelievable coastline

Loekken beach

Find your dream beach in Denmark