The Outdoor Capital of Denmark 

Denmark’s Outdoor Capital Silkeborg is found in the most beautiful place of our charming little kingdom: The Lake District of Denmark. We are surrounded by open waters, great forest areas and the most stunning views in all the land. It is the perfect place for a holiday in nature.

Find Tourist Information

There are several of tourist information spots around town where you can find help and inspiration for your holiday in Lake District Silkeborg.

MTB Almindsø

A Holiday on Two Wheels: Cycling in the Lake District

Silkeborg is the perfect place to go cycling! Read more about our bike facilities here

The Best Hiking Trails of Silkeborg

The trails of the Silkeborg area vary in both severity and length – check out our top recommendations for a day of walking or running in Silkeborg. 

Angling in Silkeborg

Angling

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

Arts, Crafts and Amazing Nordic Atmosphere 

Wind down and let yourselves be inspired by our extraordinary art exhibitions – or cozy up with some fresh local cuisine and excellent beer, brewed right around the corner. 

Museum Jorn

Unique Artistic Experiences

Silkeborg is a center of incredible, artistic experiences. We have everything from inspiring local exhibitions to internationally renowned museums. A unique opportunity to unfold your creative interests. 

Tareq Taylor's Nordic Cookery in the Lakelands

Tareq Taylor is an established chef from Sweden, with a distinct knowledge in the art of Nordic cooking. Hear what he had to say about his culinary visit in the Lake District of Denmark. 

The Perfect Base for a Fun Family Holiday

Situated right in the heart of Jutland, Silkeborg is less than an hour away from the best attractions in Denmark. Book your stay in our beautiful town and wake up amidst our spectacular nature - the perfect base for an exciting family holiday.

See just how close we are to the number one Danish entertainment venues below.

Wake up in Nature: Accommodation in Silkeborg

Book your stay in our beautiful town, or wake up amidst our spectacular nature. See where you can spend your nights in the Outdoor Capital of Denmark

Falconeer for a day

Family Activities in Silkeborg

Situated right in the heart of Jutland, Silkeborg is less than an hour away from the best attractions in Denmark. It is the perfect base for an exciting family holiday.