Cycling in Denmark

Denmark is the ultimate destination for cycle holidays. With more than 12,000km of signposted cycle routes, gentle terrain, inspirational nature and short distances between amenities, Denmark is a country made for cyclists and cycling trips. It’s safe, easy and great fun. If you like active holidays, plan a cycle holiday in Denmark.

Here you'll find information on bike holidays in Denmark, from tips and inspiration to route planning and bike hire. So saddle up and cycle Denmark!

Video: Life seems bigger on a bike

Take a minute to relax with our brand new cycling video and get a taste of the freedom you can enjoy on a two-wheel holiday in Denmark! 

Cycling Denmark

10 reasons to cycle in Denmark

There are many reasons why you can’t beat seeing Denmark from a bicycle and here are ten to get you going.


Go for the Bed+Bike quality assessment mark

The quality assessment mark Bed+Bike shows you the way to bicycle-friendly accommodation throughout Denmark.

Plan your route online

Plan your cycle route online

Prepare your cycle route online before you leave and follow it on your mobile devices! 

Bike & stay cycling app

Download our free award-winning BIKE & STAY App

BIKE & STAY DK is your guide to experiences and campsites along the 26 Panorama cycle routes through Denmark.

Biking Copenhagen

Copenhagen on two wheels

Welcome to the world's most bike-crazy capital! 50% of the city's inhabitants commute to work by bike. As a tourist, you can go with the flow and take a city bike to explore, Copenhagen-style!

Cargo bikes

Christiania bikes and unique Danish bike designs

Bikes are not just bikes in Denmark – they are a way of life. The central importance of bikes for Danes has meant that bike design has evolved rapidly.