Denmark's easternmost island in the Baltic sea is a sight to behold. The island receives many hours of sunshine and its extraordinary light has a long history of attracting artists. This slow-paced, friendly place is the only place in Denmark where you can walk craggy, granite coastline. Known for pure, white beaches, you can enjoy a unique island culture of round churches, regional delecacies, and quaint fishing villages, all among postcard-perfect scenery. There's plenty to do on Denmark's Baltic gem. Here are the best of them.
Bornholm has a strong tradition of craft artisans, particularly within the fields of glass work and ceramics. In fact, locals have been making excellent ceramics for several hundred years. You can visit open workshops all over the island and see the artisans in action at places such as Hjorth's Fabrik, Bornholm's Ceramics Museum in Rønne. The island has also been home to many painters throughout the decades, much of whom’s art can be found at Bornholm's Art Museum in Rø. Learn more about art on the island below.