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Lejre are Danish history, unique nature and lots of delicious organic food.

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Tour de France

On Saturday 2 July 2022, the world's largest cycling race, the Tour de France, will come to Fjordlandet when the Grand Départ riders cycle through the scenic destination. Roskilde is the starting city for the 2nd stage of the Tour de France and then the tour goes through Lejre

Come2Live Castle Concert at Ledreborg

Enjoy Mads Langer, Jacob Dinesen, Barbara Moleko and Folkeklubben at beautiful Ledreborg Slot the 13th of August 2022 with Come2Live Slotskoncert

Ledreborg lifestyle days 2020

Ledreborg Lifestyle Days - 25th anniversary

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Alternative accommodation in Fjordlandet

Alternative accommodation in Fjordlandet

Outdoor experiences

Experience beautiful and varied nature when you visit Fjordlandet on a hike, cycling holiday or other outdoor experiences

Cycling in Fjordlandet

Check out our suggestions for a variety of bike trips. We regularly add new ideas with family friendly bicycle routes. Our routes have been tested to make sure they follow bike paths and minor roads as much as possible.
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Fjordlandet’s best cycling routes

Take a look at our tour suggestions on this page, where we regularly come up with new suggestions for family-friendly cycling routes. The cycle routes are traversed and, as far as possible, made so that you ride on cycle and nature trails as well as small roads.

Guided experiences in Fjordlandet

Guided trips and experiences in Fjordlandet. Let a local expert show you Fjordlandet.

Places to eat in Lejre

See overview of cafes and restaurants in Lejre.

Where to sleep in Lejre

See all accommodation possibilities i Lejre.

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Guide: 8 beautiful walks

Relish the peace and quiet and soft forest floor under your feet as you head out on one of Fjordlandet’s many walks and hiking trails.

A guide to the best fishing spots in Fjordlandet

Fjordlandet is the place for anglers who want good catches and great nature experiences in Roskilde, Lejre and Frederikssund

Atelier HeNoCaBa

At Atelier HeNoChBa, you will meet the artists Helge Nordstrøm and Christella Bamford. The studio and sculpture garden are beautifully situated in the middle of Skjoldungernes National Park.
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The Ice Age route – cycle route

Try Istidsruten (the Ice Age route) and go on a ride through the earliest history of Denmark – a story that is told through the landscape.

The Panorama cycle route

Experience the beautiful ice age landscapes, which characterize Fjordlandet and Skjoldungernes Land National Park

The Tour de France route

In 2022, the Grand Départ riders will pass through the scenic Fjordlandet along Denmark’s most beautiful fjords, Roskilde Fjord and Isefjord.

Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures is ready with guided hiking and kayaking tours with accommodation in National Park Skjoldungernes Land, with Local guides or experiences on your own? Rent paddleboard, kayak and tent.

Naturekspressen

Get out in nature with Hornsherred's Nature Express. The Nature Express brings people out in the area of skibby, Fredrikssund. 

Tine Refsgaard

Tine Refsgaard welcomes you to a special art oasis in her gallery "Music Word Pictures" at Sillemosegård in Hvalsø.

Gunhilds Galleri

Welcome to the studio, gallery and unique butterfly garden. The children can also draw and paint while the adults visit the gallery. Gunhilds Galleri also designs labels for the microbrewery Hornbeer.

Fly-high TIL-TOPS Ledreborg

Welcome to Fly-High To-Tops. Denmark's largest cable car park - all in Ledreborg Castle's fantastically beautiful park.

Oscar Car Rental

Oscar car rental offers car rental from DKK 249 per. day. In Fjordlandet you will find rental offices in Roskilde, Frederikssund, Lejre and Jægerspris.

Fjordlandet Outdoor

Welcome outside. Fjordlandet Outdoor offers local experiences on land and at sea and always with local guides! So want to go out into the amazing nature the national park offers, so come join us!

Tadre Mill

The last of 13 historic water mills that once dotted the landscape in Elverdam Valley near Aastrup Manor Estate.

Ledreborg Palace and Baroque Garden

One of Denmark's finest examples of 18th-century architecture and landscape design, the palace is beautifully situated at the end of Denmark's longest avenue.

Ledreborg Palace Golf

A suberb international golf course designed by Sir Nick Faldo, one of the world's leading golf course designers.

Hornbeer brewery

A family-owned farmhouse brewery located in beautiful Hornsherred that relies on traditional methods and uses only the finest ingredients.

Stensbølgård farm shop

Choose from a large variety of delicious organic items in the farm shop.

Valnødlund farm shop

Organic strawberries, homemade honey and other delicious organic products sold at the farm shop.

Herslev Brewery farm shop

Organic food, delicious products and, of course, lots of amazing beer!

Egholm museum

Egholm Museum displays historic weapons, uniforms and various relics, such as everyday items from World War II.

Lejre Museum

Located in the picturesque hamlet of Gl. Lejre, the museum tells the story of the mythical Scyldingas and Viking kings. According to legend, Beowulf defeated the monster Grendel here.

Das Land der Legende, Lejre

Take the family on a journey back in history: Ride in the tribe's boat, shoot with bow and arrow and experience how the Vikings lived.

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Skoemagerkroen

Skoemagerkroen offers delicious menus of local ingredients to enjoy in the inn’s atmospheric restaurant or as take-away. It is possible to spend the night in the cozy rooms or beautiful nature cabins

Restaurant Fasaneriet

Enjoy delicious food with a view of the beautiful Ledreborg Castle and Ledreborg Palace Golf.

Butique og Cafe Dejligheden

Discover Kirke Hyllinge's cozy Lifestyle and Farm shop Café Dejligheden with a view of Ejby Ådal.

Restaurant Herthadalen

For enden af Danmarks længste allé, ligger Herthadalen smukt gemt i skoven i Nationalpark Skjoldungernes Land. Herthadalen har en kompromisløs tilgang til lokale råvarer, kvalitet og økologi.

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Stensbølgård farm shop

Stensbølgård, an organic farm and farm shop

Hegnsholt 

Hegnsholt in Lejre has a love for animals, people and nature. Here you can experience the farm's organic animals up close and shop for local produce in the farm shop.

Artikler

Transport information

How to get around the fjord country by car, bus, bicycle or by public transport. Guide to renting a car and bicycles in Lejre, Roskilde and Frederikssund

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VisitFjordlandet Media Center offers photos and film clips, free of charge, as long as all of the below-stated conditions are upheld:

Ready, set … go! Explore the Tour de France route in Fjordlandet and follow in world champion Mads Pedersen’s tracks

On Saturday 2 July 2022 cyclists will begin the second stage of Tour de France in scenic Fjordlandet – a unique area around Roskilde Fjord and Isefjord. Grab your bike and ride along world champion Mads Pedersen’s path while exploring Zealand’s first national park, called Skjoldungernes Land, a World Heritage Site, cosy farm shops and more.

Fjordlandet: The place where sagas and adventures begin

Fjordlandet is just 30 minutes by train from Copenhagen and is home to some of Denmark’s most important Viking sites, the graves of most of the Danish monarchy, and astounding scenery around Roskilde Fjord and Ise Fjord.

Farm fresh organic produce

Fresh vegetables grown by local farmers abound in Fjordlandet, which is the salad bowl of Copenhagen and an hour’s drive from the capital. Quality products are available direct from the field and barn. Visit the wonderful farm shops.

Viking adventures

Fjordlandet is brimming with genuine Viking history, but where’s the best place to begin? What’s adventures await the children? Let us show you the way through Viking country.

10 beautiful walks: A guide

Stick your mobile phone in your pocket, take a deep breath and enjoy the varied landscape, fresh country air and history that surrounds you.

Overnatning

Solbakken Naturistcamping

Solbakken Naturistcamping is located in a protected area directly next to the Isefjord, Solbakken is ideal for both day visits, weekend stays and holidays.

Ryegaard og Trudsholm Estate

Welcome to Ryegaard and Trudsholm Estate. Here you can spend the night at a height of six meters all alone in the forest - in exclusive surroundings in Tree top cabins in Ryegaard.

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Lejre

Steeped in history, Lejre offers an abundance of unique nature and delicious organic foods.

Skjoldungernes Land National Park

One of the best ways to experience Skjoldungernes Land National Park is by foot. Lace up your walking shoes, pack a lunch and water and disappear into one of the national park’s large, deep forests, explore the rolling landscape dotted with manor estates, or bike along the fjord.
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