Night swim

Lakes and Swimming Facilities

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Silkeborg is an excellent place for a swim. With no less than 51 large lakes and more than a thousand waterholes. Below you can see our top ten lakes in the Silkeborg district, with an exceptional quality of water and great bathing facilities. 

Swimming Pools and Water Parks

The Silkeborg area offers a select variety of swimming facilities; open-air swimming baths, indoor swimming pools - even a tropical water park! Take a closer look at the facilities they offer.

Top Nine Lakes

Here is our take on the top nine lakes in the Silkeborg area, all examples of wonderful places to go for a swim in Denmark's Outdoor Capital.  Please make sure that you have read the safety instructions and special considerations before bathing in our lakes.

Rules for Outdoor Swimming in Silkeborg

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