A girl at Brorfelde Observatory | Photo: Ole Maling

Stargazing, old wooden ships and history relived

Vehicles with steam engines at the cooperative village Nyvang

Sightseeing in Holbæk by Isefjord

In Copenhagen's so-called backyard, in what might seem to be in the middle of nowhere, you'll find a bunch of unique experiences and places. The southern coasts of the Isefjord is home to the best place on Zealand for stargazing, the city Holbæk with 100 year old wooden ships and the historical village Nyvang, where history is relieved. 

Instagrammable places in Holbæk

The best places in Holbæk by instagrammer @inmundumphotoart

See Instagrammer @inmundumphotoart's favorite places in Holbæk. In one week, Fie borrowed VisitHolbæk's Instagram. Here, you can see all the places that she explored. Fie has taken travel and landscape photos for 5 years.

Instagrammer @runranaways favorite places in Holbæk

Instagrammer @runranaway took over VisitHolbæk’s Instagram account for a week, and shared some of her favorite places in Holbæk.

Family trip to the harbour city Holbæk

Things to do with children in Holbæk

What can you do with children in Holbæk? There are a lot of fun experiences for children by the coast of the fjord, in West Zealand. Here, you’ll find ideas for activities with children of all ages. The youngest will love the animal park on Orø, and older kids will love the climbing park.

Maritime sightseeing in Holbæk

Walk in the footsteps of Denmark's maritime heritage on Holbæk's harbour. Along each dock of the harbour, you'll see one beautiful and historic, woode...

Guided tours in Holbæk

Historical wooden ships, murals, museums and Denmark's largest star observatory, are among Holbæk's attractions. Book a guided tour and experience Nor...

Free things to do in Holbæk

There are many budget-friendly experiences in Holbæk, so you can visit exciting attractions and museums, even if you have a tight budget. Here are our...

Unique attractions in Holbæk

Holbæk has a bunch of exciting holiday experiences. In the beautiful landscapes of West Zealand and by the harbour city Holbæk, you’ll find farm shops...

Udforsk områder ved Isefjord

The harbour city Holbæk

The harbour city Holbæk, by the Danish fjord Isefjord, is the biggest city in North West Zealand. The harbour oozes of maritime culture with boat trips and restauration of old wooden ships. Explore the city’s attractions, from Holbæk Museum to the Turkish bath, murals and the egg museum.

Orø - the perle of the Isefjord

Explore the time pocket and unspoiled idyll on the island Orø in Isefjord, West Zealand. Hop onboard the ferry from Holbæk to Orø or from Hammer Bakke to Orø, and enjoy the fresh air, the fjord and the calmness of the island. On Orø you can enjoy outdoor life and island life.

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Are you action-packed or totally chill?

Wellness and tranquility by the fjord

Chill out and relax by the coast of the Danish fjord Isefjord and in the stunning glacial landscapes by Holbæk in West Zealand. The fjord is a great place to gather your thoughts and relax through unique wellness experiences and idyllic nature walks.

Action packed activities in Holbæk

Find action-packed holiday experiences in Holbæk. Here are our favorite adenalin-boosting activities.