Autumn colours at the mill Dybbøl Mølle

Autumn holiday in Sønderborg

Photo: Kim Toft Jørgensen

The autumn holiday in calendar week 42 offers many activities in the Sønderborg-area, and nature shows it self from one of its most beautiful sides in a spectrum of warm colours.

Autumn offers many activities in Sønderborg and the nature is showing from its very best.

The autumn holiday is a perfect time for getting away from the daily stress and embrace the family, sweetheart or friends with some extra cosiness.

Visit Sønderborg and experience the war of 1864 in extraordinary authentic ways, experience the smell of gunpowder, go outdoors on a hike along the beautiful Gendarme Path or join one of the many activities.

Mojn – see you in Sønderborg!

The larger museums

History Centre Dybbøl Banke

Cover your ears and sense the smell of gun powder, as the cannon is fired at History Centre Dybbøl Banke. Experience the war in 1864, cast bullets and enjoy hot pan cakes with your family.

Sønderborg Castle

The historically significant castle, which lies along the water in Sønderborg, is not only beautiful to look upon, but also exciting to experience from within. Explore the magnificent building with the rich history.

Dybbøl Mill

National symbol of Danish bravery and museum.

Cathrinesminde Brickworks Museum

The brickworks museum and the brickworks landscape are reminders of the history of Flensburg Fjord as a centre for brick production through centuries. The museum was in 2007 appointed a national industrial heritage monument. Opening hours April - October: 11.00 - 17.00 The museu...

Indoor activities

Enjoy Resorts Marina Fiskenæs - Water park

Ready to splash and play When it is time for relaxation and the kids wants to go to the water, you will find the subtopic water park an obvious opportunity. We offer a climbing wall and a 50m long waterslide. The smallest children can play in the 33° warm children’s swimming pool to...

Nordborg Swimming bath

The swimming baths in Nord-Als Sports Center are decorated with one of Denmark´s largest stained glass panels. There is a sports pool and a training pool with sauna. The facilities are used by schools and local swimming clubs for daily training, and are also open for daily public swimmin...

Humlehøj Hallen

Two pools. Children's pool. Water temp. 27-29-33 degrees. Diving boards 1, 3 and 5 m. Handicap lift. Except from the opening hours "for alle" where everyone is welcome in the pool, there is also individual opening hours for women over 16 years, elderly people or adults only. Women ...

Smaller Museums and Collections

You´ll find many smaller museum and collections in the Sønderborg-area, results of the efforts by single persons or groups of volunteers.

Arts and crafts

Visit the many art galleries, workshops and craftsmen in the Sønderborg-area

Café Krea

Be creative in Café Krea: Make unique jewellery Sew, knit, crochet etc. Paint and decorate Cut, punch and glue Craft in the wood wor...

Kinorama Sønderborg

Kinorama in Sønderborg is a cinema setting up new standards within the cinema world.


Fun Bowling in Sønderborg is Southern Jutland's largest bowling centre with 16 fully-automatic AMF lanes. Outdoors, we have 12 mini courses on artificial grass. Come and play with family and friends, and enjoy the weather along with refreshments in our cosy café. Children are welcome. The ...

Bowl´n´Fun Sønderborg

Bowl'n'Fun Sønderborg is part of Denmark's largest chain of bowling and entertainment centres. You and your family or friends can entertain your-self through: Bowling Minigolf Laser Hero Happies Play Land Escape rooms – Hunters lodge & Jack the Ripper Virtual Reality – Mission Z for ...

Escape House Sønderborg

5 star rated Escape Room experience for the entire family Up for a challenge? At Rubilee’s Escape House you get to channel your inner Sherlock Holmes and put your teambuilding skills to the test. Choose one of our theme-rooms: `Academy of Magic´ inspired by the universe of Harry Pot...

Outdoor activities

Equifree Horse wagon rides and Horse rental

Equifree offers horse drawn wagon rides in the forest Gråstenskovene and the city of Gråsten. We use a large carriage with space for approx. 14 people...

Kegnæs Minigolf and Crolf

Here you can have a friendly competition with family and friends on our 18-hole crolf lane or the 12-hole crolf lane and the space between the lanes i...

Vollerup Minigolf and Play ground

A great place for kids. Petanque, trampoline, table tennis, Mobilus, minigolf, animals, playground, climbing wall, playing field, campfire and roofed...

Als Football Golf

IDEA OF THE YEAR: FOOTBALL GOLF Whether it’s a holiday, a family outing, a work outing, a stag or a hen do, or just a fun day out together, try out ...

Als Segway

Children and adults can challenge each other on the Segway at Als Segway After a thoroughly introduction by our guide, the family gets the opportu...

Segway tour on Dybbøl Banke with guide

Enjoy a beautiful segway tour in Sønderborg! The tour will provide you with a unique insight into what happend in the area during the war of 1864. Our...

Sønderborg Racing Center

Grand Prix:  A grand prix consist of 3 heat per competitor. It starts with a thorough instruction, and everyone gets a test drive before it starts.F...

Nature calls

The Gendarme Path - 84 km LQT hike

Welcome to Denmark's first European Leading Quality Trail (LQT). The Gendarme Path offers 84 km of certified quality hiking through some of the most beautiful nature in Denmark

Alsstien - 64 km of rambling joy

From Hardeshøj the path leads you through scenic nature and hilly terrain on North-Als, through the beautiful forest Nørreskoven Als to Fynshav and alongside the coast and past weaving fields and hedgerows to Drejet on South-Als.

Hiking and walking

You can also choose a shorter hike or walking tour on the island, at Broagerland or at Gråsten in the Sønderborg-area.

A walk in the woods

Listen to the wind in the treetops high above. Let our beautiful forests invite you to play and explore wonders of nature.

Bird watching

Bring your monocular on your holiday to Holiday Island øen Als, Broagerland and the forest Gråstenskovene, the various and scenic landscape of the Sønderborg-area is rich on bird life.

Go bike riding

On island Als and in the Sønderborg-area we have good cycling paths leading you through the scenic landscapes. There is routes for a cosy bike ride through the city, the woods or a long ride round the Holiday Island Als.

Angling from the coast surrounding island Als and at inlet Flensborg Fjord

Along the 258 kilometre coastline at island Als and inlet Flensborg Fjord in the Sønderborg-area, you will find many good angling spots.

Als Bridle Route - 100 kilometre on horseback

Discover the island Als in a new way - go horsebackriding in your holiday and enjoy our beautiful riding route.

Spa and wellness

Alsik Nordisk Spa & Wellness

Alsik Nordic Spa & Wellness is the biggest spa in Denmark, meticulously designed down to the last detail to create a perfect sensory experience just for you. You can explore more than 60 different spa and wellness experiences dispersed over more than 4,500 square metres and four floors.

Enjoy Resorts Marina Fiskenæs - Wellness

Wellness for everyone The beautiful surroundings provide a relaxed atmosphere with a unique view of the harbour and the sailing boats. Our wellness on the first floor offers a special herbal- and light sauna along with Turkish Hamam and saunagus (steam sauna therapy where ethereal o...

Concerts and Danish theatre

Alsion Concert hall


Sønderborg Theatre

Sønderborg Teaterforening

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