Nature and Island Living

The many islands, inhabited and uninhabited, are scattered all around Fyn. A great number of them are found on the South of Fyn where you can experience the islands at sea as well as on land. Venture to the wonderful southern harbors, enjoy the many maritime activities, such as kayaking, diving and angling; explore the islands by bike or on foot through wonderful hiking trials, or experience slow living in the small communities.

3 Desterted Islands - Be Robinson Crusoe For One Day

3 Deserted Islands - Be Robinson Crusoe For One Day

Have you ever dreamed of being Robinson Crusoe, just for one day? If you come to Fyn (Funen), you have the chance to visit three deserted islands, where amazing nature experiences await.

Fyn boat races

Fyn boat races in the summer

Kerteminde: Big Boat Challenge –14-16 June

For sailors and public with a passion for fast and streamlined sailboats there is something to look forward to when the Big Boat Challenge is held at Kerteminde: Here about 40 of the greatest boat racers of Scandinavia and their crews meet to compete in this international race. A total of 400 sailors usually participate.

Maritime activities

Maritime activities in the Fyn harbours

Read more about maritime activitetes in the Fyn harbours - www.maritimtcenter.dk.

Gamle træskibe

Day trips in old wooden ships

Day sailing trips depart from most harbours on Fyn, giving you the opportunity to spend a couple of hours on the waves. The activities vary and include seal safaris, island tours and much more besides.

Read more about sailing trips around the South Fyn Archipelago online at maritimtcenter.dk.

Trips are run from the following harbours in the South Fyn area:

Ship

Holiday at sea

Welcome to the South Fyn Archipelago – the ultimate cruise water in Denmark. From the sea, you can view the beautiful sand beaches against the backdrop of huge old beech forests. Steep cliffs, green meadows and huge estates and manor houses lying all the way out to the strait. Plenty of islands. 

Freshly caught fish and fun in the water

The coastlines that border the South Fyn Archipelago are packed with great fishing spots. The shallow water is ideal for catching sea trout, cod and flatfish. In Denmark, all anglers between the ages of 18 and 67 must have a fishing licence. You can buy a licence online or from the tourist information offices.

Kayak Fyn/Funen

Kayaking on Fyn

Denmark’s first guide to sea kayaking has hit the newsstands and covers the archipelago in South Fyn. The guide consists of a guidebook and a book of maps with suggestions for trips, attractions and information. Read more about the kayak-guide here.

Ship

Holiday at sea

Welcome to the South Fyn Archipelago – the ultimate cruise water in Denmark. From the sea, you can view the beautiful sand beaches against the backdrop of huge old beech forests. Steep cliffs, green meadows and huge estates and manor houses lying all the way out to the strait. Plenty of islands.