Surrounding the city, parks and rivers provide a wealth of opportunities to explore some of Denmark’s most beautiful countryside and protected wilderness, leading down to sheltered sandy beaches. Dotted along the coast visitors can enjoy a choice of spa and wellness hotels; making Vejle the perfect destination for an alternative weekend city break of gastronomy, wellness, culture and a chance to explore Denmark’s great outdoors, all just an easy 45 minutes from Billund airport.
The Danish Lakelands is a truly extraordinary place where impressive forests, inviting lakes, wild coasts, charming towns and lots of warm-heartedness takes you in to a world of good old Danish values, where intimacy, natural resources and creativity together set the frames for exciting culinary experiences.
Jelling is located in East Jutland and boasts some of Europe’s most prominent Viking Age monuments, included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Jelling is a perfect place to learn about Viking royalty and Viking life.
Why not experience the green island of Samsø at the helm of a prairie wagon? You can hire a prairie wagon for a week’s holiday and take in the island’s sights at a relaxed pace.
The coastline along the Kattegat is sprinkled with numerous fine sandy beaches, especially around the peninsula of Djursland and Mols and south of Aarhus. The water along the shore is shallow and the sea is calm, making these beaches perfect family destinations. The fjord areas of Horsens and Vejle also provide you with plentiful sheltered beaches, great for tranquil swimming.