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The Lakelands offers a wealth of experiences, and we usually say that in Lakelands there is always something going on. Whether it's about outdoor or indoor activities. 

Visit Himmelbjerget and experience a truly unique nature and a beautiful view from the top. The sky mountain can, for example. be reached on foot or by boat - and it is a beautiful experience to sail on the Himmelbjerg lakes. Also experience the museums in Skanderborg, Ry and the surrounding area and if you are into art and ceramics, then visit one of the galleries in the Lakelands or have a look inside at the artisans.

Experiences in the Lakelands


The Lakelands offers a wealth of experiences, and we usually say that in the Lakelands there is always something going on. Whether it's for outdoor or indoor activities. There is something for every taste and age.

Himmelbjerget - "The Sky Mountain"

Himmelbjerget ("The Sky Mountain") rises 147 metres above the landscape and is one of Denmark’s finest and most traditional places for outings. And this has been the case ever since the old steamer Hjejlen made its call at the foot of the mountain for the very first time in 1861. The steam...

Arts and galleries

There are many possibilities for looking at arts and crafts in Skanderborg, Ry and surrounding areas and the owners are very happy to tell you about their place.

Attractions in the Danish Lakelands

There is plenty to do in the Lakelands. In fact, we say that there is always something going on. The Lakelands offers a wealth of experiences, whether it's for outdoor or indoor activities. Let yourself be inspired by the many events taking place in Ry, Skanderborg and surroundings. There

Kulturhuset Skanderborg

The Skanderborg Kulturhus (Culture Centre) is beautifully situated by the lake side in the middle of the town .You will find a fully modernised cinema, Musical Events, Theatre, Dancing, Business Meetings, Art exhibitions and a Café with delicious food.The Skanderborg Kulturhus is also neig...

Restaurants and cafes in the Danish Lakelands

The Danish Lakelands region is a natural pantry packed with delicious ingredients – and the creative chefs know how to make the very most of them. Occasionally in gastronomic experiments designed to remind us that Denmark is home to the best restaurant in the world.


Visit the different museums in the Lakelands and explore the local history. At Øm Kloster (Monastery) you can learn about the monks living a peaceful life. Or visit the Bunker Museum in the forrest "Dyrehaven" and get an insight to the life of the German soldiers during world war 2.

Beautiful festivals in the Danish Lakelands

Ry and Skanderborg are famous for their festivals. There is the music festival Smukfest with 50,000 music loving participants under the Beech trees, Outdoorfestivalen with activities for everyone and MTB Festival at Sletten for the whole family.


Hyggelig shopping i Søhøjlandet Glem alt om parkeringspropper og hektiske hedeslag. I Søhøjlandets byer er stemningen præget af en rolig rytme med tid til en snak og et smil. Her kan I shoppe uden stress og pres og nyde et glas eller en is undervejs.