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Themed hiking trips

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Draw inspiration from a variety of themes when planning your next hiking trip. There are seven suggestions for trips that will lead you in the footsteps of The South-Fyn Painters, through a constantly developing common landscape and past the lilac hedges of South Fyn.

In the footsteps of The South-Fyn Painters

If you are interested in art, treat yourself to a tour in the footsteps of The South-Fyn Painters – then and now. The tour starts with a visit to the Faaborg Museum for Fyn Painting, before heading into the hills of Svanninge Bakker. If your legs are up to it, there may even be time to visit a contemporary artist.

FACT FILE: Length: Approx. 12 km, out and back. See walks 2 + 3 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. See a detailed description of the trip

 

The common countryside of Egebjerg Bakker

If you would like to see something extraordinary, and peculiar to the South Fyn Archipelago, take a walk through the hills of Egebjerg Bakker, home to a common landscape that is constantly developing. Take the time to admire the magnificent view from the top of Egebjerg Mill.

FACT FILE: Length: 17 km. See walk 5 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. See a detailed description of the trip

 

The lilac hedges of South Fyn

If you love beautiful, delicately scented flowers, treat yourself to a hiking trip combined with the chance to explore the delightful lilac hedges of South Fyn. According to a local saying, when the lilac hedges burst into bloom, it is a sign that spring has truly arrived on Fyn.

FACT FILE: Length: 15 km. See walk 1 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. Read a detailed description of the trip

 

The taste of Langeland – Apples & Fruit Juice

If you are keen on gastronomy and love the sound of biting into a crisp, juicy apple, make the most of this wonderful trip that combines hiking with a delicious taste of South Fyn. Visit Strandlyst Fruit Plantation.

FACT FILE: Length: approx. 20 km. See walks 14 + 15 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. Read a detailed description of the trip

 

Crazy about … Hiking & Wine

If you appreciate fine wine, combine your hiking trip with a visit to a South Fyn vineyard in the Svendborg region. Hear all about wine production on Fyn, and taste some of the delicious drops.

FACT FILE: Length: Approx. 11 km. See walk 8 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. Read a detailed description of the trip

 

Birdlife at Vitsø Nor (Cove), Ærø

If you are keen on birds, treat yourself to a walk that provides plenty of birdwatching opportunities. Vitsø Nor (Cove) on the island of Ærø is a delightful, special area of countryside that provides a habitat for a variety of species of bird.

FACT FILE: Length: Approx. 9 km. See walk 21 in the book: The Archipelago Trail – A walking tour of the South Fyn Archipelago. Read a detailed description of the trip