Transfer in Esbjerg
Esbjerg is a popular city among the Danes. Families come here during the vacation to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, tasty cuisine and quiet city.
There are several ways to get to Esbjerg. You can take a train from Munich. The transport connection between Denmark and Germany is well established: you can travel by plane or by bus. The Esbjerg airport is just 20 minutes away from the city. Usually, tourists come to Esbjerg from Kopenhagen by transfer or by taxi.
The city was founded in the XIX century and almost immediately began to grow as a major agricultural port. The Esbjerg specialty is fishing and seafaring and city museums are dedicated to that. You should start your Esbjerg tour from Seding beach. First thing you see is “ Men welcome the sea” composition. Four white sculptures welcome and see off the ships. Take a walk around the promenade along the port and listen to the sounds of the sea. After that, visit the oceanarium where you can see the sea flora and fauna.
When satisfied with the walk, go to the Arts Museum. Part of the exhibition is placed under the open sky. Also, visit the City Museum and the Typography Museum, the main square of Torvet to learn more of Esbjerg history. For a romantic experience, we suggest a ride in the canals.
When planning a trip to Denmark, be prepared that local weather is unstable. Waterproof clothes can be very helpful. You would also need warm clothes for the suburb trips.
Esbjerg suburbs are also very interesting. If you are a fan of active recreation, you should go to the coast of the North Sea. Just 5km away is Fanø island where you can practice surfing or kiteboarding, go waterskiing or just play volleyball. Then, visit Ribe - the oldest city in Denmark, just 20km away from Esbjerg. They say Vikings used to live here and now you can learn how they lived. Tourists with kids can go to Legoland which is open from March to October. If you plan to travel here, remember the schedule of the amusement park. You will need a car for such a long journey. Rent a car with a driver in Esbjerg and make your trip unforgettable.