- with the beautiful nature, lovely beaches and many historical castles and manor houses. Visit the many local farm shops, or experience the large food festival ”Authentic tales of taste” in the south Funen town of Svendborg. The island also offers maritime events, music, runs and marathon, and lots of other experiences.
Are you for shopping, Knudsens Gaard is placed in the middle between Odense City centre and the shopping mall, Rosengaardcentret, with rich opportunities for shopping for all ages.
Museums and Festivals
In the city of Odense you can choose between many interesting museums. For instance, The House of fairytale writer Hans Christian Andersen, the museum for composer and violinist Carl Nielsen, Funen Art museum and The Cultural Institute of Brandts.
Everything within walking distance: a good blend of cultural offers, shopping and a break at one of the many cafes.
Especially three large festivals, have put Odense on the map – Tinderbox, Odense International Film Festival and the Flower Festival, which attracts people from both Denmark and abroad.
Musical experiences, for instance Summer Jazz and the free summer concerts in the Royal Gardens are also a part of cultural Odense.
Should you wish to keep in shape whilst on vacation, Best Western Hotel Knudsens Gaard is located close to the forest ’Fruens Bøge’ and the lake ’Skovsøen’, which has lots of trails for running and hiking.
It is also possible to work out for just DKK 50 at Fitness World, which is located within walking distance, or 5 min. by car.
See more at VisitFyn and get inspired for at visit at our lovely island.