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Fairytale island for children

Fyn is all about family fun

Fyn is pretty much perfect for families with children: child-friendly beaches everywhere you look, campsites with plenty of space for fun and games, and all kinds of wonderful sights, attractions and activities to enjoy. And best of all: on Fyn, practically everything is within an easy 30-minute drive. So there’s no need to worry about constant cries of “are we there yet?” from the back seat. The answer will always be “yeps, in a minute ...”

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Top five attractions for children

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Live life to the full ...

Holidays are much more fun when there’s something to stimulate the minds, imaginations and bodies of everyone in the family. And there are crazy many chances to do so on Fyn, with its natural playgrounds, climbing parks and other adventure activities. Some of them are even free of charge.

Adventure activities for the whole family

Ride the adrenaline rush as you swing your way through the trees like Tarzan. Look out over Fyn from the top of the Old Little Belt Bridge, enjoy a laid back tour in a prairie wagon or try archaeological snorkelling. Fyn has family-friendly adventure activities to delight all ages.

The finest playgrounds on Fyn

Kids need to blow off some steam? Then head out to the local playgrounds. You’ll find them in all shapes and sizes: in the green woods; as a safe haven for children in the heart of town; and as a natural part of the local harbour settings. Admission to all playgrounds is, of course, free.

Minigolf-fun for the whole family

To you have a weakness for minigolf? On Fyn and the surrounding islands there are plenty of fun, silly and challenging courses with hours of fun for the whole family. Grab an ice cream when you are done playing. Maybe the loser has to buy the winner the biggest ice cream in the kiosk?

Once upon a time ...

You won’t have to look far on Fyn to find fairytale attractions with an historical slant. So set out on a voyage of discovery and explore the fascinating world of Hans Christian Andersen, the magical ambience of Egeskov Castle, and the enduring charms of the Fyn Village.

H. C. Andersen's Odense

Go on a wondrous journey through Hans Christian Andersen’s Odense. Visit the poet’s birth- and childhood homes or the Hans Christian Andersen Museum. If you need an even bigger dose of the poet, fear not. There is lots more to see.

Egeskov Castle – a castle bustling with activity

Egeskov Castle is the biggest tourist attraction on Fyn – so you don’t want to miss it. Come visit the best-preserved moat castle in Europe. Experience an award-winning park, lots of exhibits and the beautiful chambers and halls inside of the castle.

The Funen Village

In the Funen open-air museum - with rural structures from the 18th and 19th century - a complete village environment has been recreated, with half-timbered buildings, fences and farm animals, a village pond and a village street. The entire village is surrounded by cultivated land. The muse...

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Visit the popular animal attractions

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Treats for small tummies

We want something to eeeaaat! When small tummies first feel empty, it’s time to find the nearest family-friendly restaurant – fast! So here are some of the most child-friendly places to eat on Fyn, where you’re sure to find something on the menu that the little ones will absolutely adore.

An empty tummy

just isn’t funny


(like REALLY not ...)

Follow the Fyn Chocolate Route

If your sweet tooth tends towards the elite, then the Fyn Chocolate Route is an absolute must for your next visit. The route takes you to chocolate makers who live and breathe for presenting an intense taste experience, and ensuring the chocolate has just the right snap.

Oh, no! It’s raining ...

Dear parents, No need to panic. Fyn is liberally sprinkled with entertaining activities for all the family to enjoy if the weather gods should be in a sulky mood. And now that we know one another so well, we feel we can drop the charade and admit that it does sometimes rain on Fyn …

Indoor family activities

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