West Sealand

West Sealand is a big green bite out of Denmark’s largest island, Sealand. Travelling around the region, you’ll experience a landscape full of contrast, from green hills and high cliffs, to beaches, islands and long Viking fjords. West Sealand is a great place to visit different harbour and market towns and smaller villages that lie around the region. Many are located on pretty fjords. Spend time soaking up 1000 years of history at the region’s impressive cathedral city, Roskilde.

 

Relax in West Zealand

Tucked away on the Great Belt, West Zealand is a calm and relaxed part of the country, perfect for family beach time or exploring the area's rich historical past.

Map of West Zealand

Land of the Vikings

See an impressive Viking legacy, as displayed at the Viking Ship Museum on Roskilde Fjord. At other places in the region, you can visit the collections of great artists inspired by the area and walk through history at Viking ring fortresses.

Explore nature

Head out into the hilly landscape covering West Zealand and explore the ancient burial mounds and other remnants of the past hidden there. 

Explore the hilly landscape covering West Zealand and the ancient burial mounds and other remnants of the past hidden there.

Quick facts

Main town: Roskilde
Nearest airport: Copenhagen
Distance from Copenhagen:
Roskilde (31km)
Slagelse (96km)
Holbæk (66km)
Kalundborg (102km) 

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