Mand på cykel med hånden på gelænderet på Svendborgsundbroen. Han ser ud over det blå vand.

The Castle Route: Svendborg-Rudkøbing

Photo: Destination Fyn

Sleeping under the open sky, a small island and a large castle are some of the things you can experience between Svendborg and Rudkøbing.

Take a closer look at the stage on the map below. Zoom in and find manor houses, Bike Stations and Bike Friends near the route.

Further down the page you can fin inspiration for experiences along the route.

The stage is 29 km and flat. The entire stretch if paved road. Although the stage is short, the trip across the Svendborg Sound is a must in itself.

While cycling over The Svendborgsund Bridge, you can enioy a view of The South Funen Archipelago and the many boats.

When arriving in Tåsinge you can take a detour through idyllic Troense and to the majestic Valdemars Castle - just follow the signs for  The Baltic Sea cycle route. In Troense you'll also find Troense BnB - A cozy place to stay overnight!

Back on The Castle Route you can enjoy the coast and the small marinas in e.g. Vornæs and Skovballe.

Remember to refuel with food and beverages in Rudkøbing or Svendborg, as there are limited shopping opportunities along the route.


Are you more into digital navigation than following signs along the way? Fear not - You can download the route as a GPX-file for your navigation, or see the route on the map above. Luckily, the route has signs the entire way, so you can easily drive without aiding devices.