Experience nature on the many small islands

Experience nature on the many small islands

One of the special things about Fyn, is the many small islands in the sea surrounding Fyn. Especially the South Funen Archipelago is packed with small and beautiful islands. You can get some unique nature experiences on the islands. The islands are great to experience by foot or bike, or you can experience them from the water side.


Go to Hjortø, if you want unique nature experiences and to experience total serinity. There are no shops or restaurant on the island. Visiting this small island is primitive, but that's the charm.


Birkholm is the perfect place to de-stress from a busy scedule. There are no paved roads, just beautiful nature and peace and quiet.

Birkholm is only 1 km2. There are several inhabited islands around Fyn, but Birkholm is probably the most untouched. As of Janurary 1st, the island was inhabited by 9 people. When you come to the island, you will see quite a few houses. Many of these houses are only inhabited during summer, because many uses them as summer houses.


On Bågø you can experience a rich bird life and beautiful nature. Take a walk and explore the island.

Bågø is placed approx. a half hour ferry ride from Assens. The ferry sails from Assens and fits only 50 people and a limited number of cars. During winter, the island can appear rugged and wind-swept, but when spring comes, the island starts to blossom and become and idyllic sanctuary. 

Vandrernes ø i det Sydfynske Øhav


Walk all around the island in a couple of hours, but stay longer to explore the island and nature. Bjørnø is the perfect place for hiking.


Stay in one of the architect designed shelters on Skarø and stay close to nature.


Drejø is a habitat for the beautiful white fallow deer. The island invites you to enjoy beautiful nature, scenic hiking trails, cozy villiage idyll and great fishing spots.


Take a stroll through true village idyll, visit the Bell Stone and catch a fish for supper. Lyø invites you to have many exiting experiences.

With a total area of 6 square kilometers, Lyø might seem small. However, this does not mean that the small island does not have any exiting experiences. You can get some unique experiences on Lyø. 


Go to Avernakø and experience stunning nature. Take your fishing pole with you and try to catch a fish or two.


Experience the tight-knit community on Strynø. Take the bike or put on your hiking shoes and explore the small island. 


Thurø is only 7,5 square meter, but you can still find some beautiful and unique nature experiences on the small island.

The most beautiful view of the Svendborg Sound


Tåsinge is a small and charming island in the South Funen Archipelago. Maybe you have already visited the island on your way to Langeland. Tåsinge has much to offer, so why not make a stop on the small island? 

When you visit the island make sure to visit the small town of Troense. Here you can experience genuine village idyll with lots of timber-framed houses. However, the first town you encounter is Vindeby.

Take the colourful ferry to the island


There are many different hidden nature experiences on Ærø. The coast around the island is soft and calm some places, but other places the coast is torn and wild with rugged cliffs. Due to the geological history of the island, the nature on the island is quite diverse.

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.

Valdemars Castle on Tåsinge

The small island of Tåsinge near Svendborg is home to one of the most impressive castles in the region: Valdemars Castle.