Although the landscape may be flat with fields as far as the eye can see, Lolland still has plenty to offer in the way of fun experiences. One of the island's main attractions is Knuthenborg Safari Park. There´s a whole day of fun waiting for you here. When you spend your holiday in a holiday home on Lolland, some attractions won´t cost you anything at all to visit. The three best free experiences on the island include a visit to The Dodecalite - a massive monument, a farm visit to Knuthenlund and a stroll through Halskov Vænge, where you can see 6 dolmens and 72 burial mounds.
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This is the rural landscape that is so characteristic of Denmark´s fourth largest island, Lolland. That´s why this flat island has been nicknamed "The Pancake", especially In the western part of the island where the flat terrain and fields stretch as far as the eye can see. In addition to the flat landscape, you´ll also find many small inlets dotted along the coast on Lolland, as well as large lakes and woodlands. The southern part of Lolland is bordered by the South Lolland dike.
Lolland is surrounded by the Baltic Sea, the Langelands Belt, Guldborgsund, Fehmarn Belt and the waters of Småland and is connected to Falster in three places. If you rent a holiday home for your summer holiday on Lolland, you will have ferry connections to both Langeland and Germany.
The two largest cities on Lolland are Nakskov and Maribo. In these towns, you can enjoy the old, historic buildings that are so characteristic of both of these towns. At the port of Nakskov, you will find the mail boat which offers relaxing sailing excursions on Nakskov Fjord and the small islands nearby. Maribo also offers you the chance to take a relaxing stroll past the half-timbered houses, or enjoy a visit to the Maribo Outdoor Museum, or why not stop at Maribo Cathedral, which is an old monastic church.
The island's biggest attraction and Northern Europe's largest safari park - Here, you can experience more than 1,000 exotic species of all sizes and weights! All the animals are separated into different areas, according to where they come from. Visit the animals in the monkey forest, the woodland plain, the zoo and the African savannah. Explore the tiger or wolf forest by car, and experience the wildlife up close in the safety of this enclosed area. The latest attraction is the dinosaur forest, where you can view both the excavations and an exhibition of fossils and skeletons, and come face-to-face with more than 20 lifelike, roaring dinosaurs. There is also a large play area in the park for children. Recently, a large water slide and a water playground were added to the play area.
Visit the Medieval Center at Guldborgsund Visit the Medieval Center at Guldborgsund and experience the deafening cannons, the jousting tournaments of the knights and huge war machines that can hurl small boulders over great distances. A living museum of peace-loving craftsmen, formidable warriors, brave knights and rich merchants.
In a field on Lolland, a monument to time consisting of twelve stone pillars placed in a circle featuring electroacoustic music has been built. Each of the twelve stone pillars is 7-9 m. tall and weighs between 25-45 tons. The tops feature carved faces, all facing the center. The combination of the huge stone pillars and the music creates a unique experience. Bird Song Art Museum. Discover a piece of Danish art history on a visit to the Bird Song Art Museum. The museum houses a fine collection of Danish art from the late 18th century until today and 2-3 special exhibitions are held annually. Here, you can find the works of artists such as the Skagen painters, Olaf Rude, Cobra, Vilhelm Lundstrøm, Kristian Zahrtmann and Jens Juel. The museum is situated in a scenic area that provides the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful walk on the property belonging to the Fuglsang Estate.
Take a trip back to the 19th century with a visit to The
Open Air Museum in Maribo You will find the museum near
Maribo´s scenic Southern Lake surrounded by the forest. Go
exploring in the old houses and immerse yourself in the
day-to-day lives of
the pastor, the smallholder or farmer as you experience what life was like in the countryside in the old days. A visit packed with fun and new learning experiences for the whole family.
If you visit to Lolland, you won´t be far from the ferry in
so why not hop on board for a quick shopping trip just
across the border in Germany. Take the ferry
to Puttgarden and shop to your heart´s content Northern
border shop. Whether you stock up on beer, water, your
favourite alcoholic beverages
or sweets and chocolates, this 8,000 sq.m. store is a
From Puttgarden, it´s also only an hour´s drive to the
exciting, historic city of Lübeck. You could also drive a
further to Germany's second largest city of Hamburg and
your rental home experience with a taste of the big metropolis. You can take the train from Puttgarden directly to either Lubeck or Hamburg.
Rent your holiday home from DanCenter and enjoy a discount on many of Denmark's most popular attractions. Here you can see the attractions on which you get a discount, .
At DanCenter Holiday Home Rentals, we have over 60 years of experience in renting out holiday homes, so when you plan your holiday through us, you can be sure that everything will run as smoothly as it should. Here, on our site, you will find more than 180 holiday homes situated on Lolland - so whether you are looking for a classic cottage, a luxury house or a property with a sea view, you´ll find something for everyone at DanCenter. Be inspired by the wide range of houses on offer before you book that well-deserved holiday for you and your loved ones. In about half of DanCenter´s holiday homes, pets are welcome.
If you´d like to try a slightly different type of holiday instead of holidaying in rental home, then why not stay at a Holiday resort Here, you´ll have access to a number of common facilities that you rarely have when you rent a holiday home.
In holiday center in Rudkøbing on Langeland, you stay in one of the cosy wooden cabins adjacent to the marina. A playground, basketball, petanque, and volleyball are just some of the amenities available at the resort in Rudkøbing. The resort also offers bike rental, so you can experience Langeland on two wheels.
If you go to Falster instead, you can stay at Danland´s holiday center in Marielyst . Relax on your vacation with a stroll around the playground, or try out the bouncy pad... or why not spend a day at the 20 km long sandy beach where the Baltic Sea stretches all the way out to the blue horizon.
We have collected some of the most frequent questions from our guests.
There are 160+ DanCenter houses Lolland.
Some of the top places to visit are Kragenæs, Maribo lakes, Nysted, Aalholm Slot, and Albuen.
The best way to experience Lolland is by biking around its many scenic routes. Make sure to visit Aalholm Slot – one of the oldest castles in Denmark.
Travelers from the UK can take a combination of flights, trains, ferries, buses/cars.
Local seafood, meat dishes, and cheeses are some of the dishes travellers should try.
May to September are the best months to visit.