Bike Touring Highlight
The ruins testify to what was once the largest castle in Denmark. Around it is a beautifully landscaped park, which is rounded off by a small idyllic harbor. As an on-site convenience, there is both a public toilet and several benches with tables. Perfect for a snack.
June 17, 2018
On the 3-hectare, beautiful castle hill in the heart of Vordingborg you can still see the remains of the 710 m. Long and 8 m high ring wall, which encircled the most important castle in Denmark in the 1400s, with the Gänzeturm from about 1365 as the am best preserved part.
Several kings had their residence here. Here, the first Danish law book was confirmed and from here went many war campaigns against the Wends on the North German coast under the direction of Bishop Absalon. Here also the kingdom of Denmark was collected after splintering for many years under Valdemar the Great (1157-1182).cphcoastandcountryside.de/de/vordingborg-burgruine-gdk1078785
August 3, 2019
In the know? Log-in to add a tip for other adventurers!
Our Tour recommendations are based on thousands of activities completed by other people on komoot.