Cycling holidays

With the largest contiguous area of forest and numerous of stunning lakes, the Silkeborg region is just the place for two-wheeled experiences in the great outdoors. We have more than 250 km of bike trail for you to explore.

Bicycle Hire

If you wish to experience Silkeborg by bike, but you lack the right gear to do so, click here to see where you can rent the necessary equipment. 

Plan your Route

Plan your bike route using the electronic planner Naviki org. Enter your start and end point, select your distance and a route will appear on the map. Download the app and take the route with you on your trip. 


Paddle Adventures: Canoeing and Kayaking

Silkeborg is rich on opportunities for water-based adventures - an ideal way to explore the over 500 kilometers of river shoreland encircling the Lake District.


Get on Board

the Oldest Paddle Steamer

in the Entire World

Angling in Silkeborg


The scenic surroundings of Silkeborg are perfect for a day out with a fishing rod. Read more about angling in Silkeborg here.