Guided tours in the Coastal Land on foot
Do you want to go hiking and learn along the way? In the Coastal Land there is an excellent selection of guided tours in both the countryside and town with experienced local guides who are happy to share their knowledge. Some of the themed tours have fixed dates, while others can be booked
As a starting point, the guided tours are in Danish, but call the guide and hear about the possibilities for other languages.
Guided tours in the Coastal Land
Historic town walks in Horsens
Museum Horsens has put together a series of themed guided tours of the town’s historic centre. The tours can be booked by all interested groups. Go on an archaeological walk, hear about the town during the occupation or hear more about the town’s interesting connection to Russia. You can also dive into all the art of the townscape.
Nature guide trips at Odder
Odder Museum’s nature guide arranges regular guided walks in the countryside north of Horsens Fjord with a focus on the area’s history and cultural heritage. As an example, a hike is arranged at Gyllingnæs and a visit to the otherwise inaccessible island of Vorsø in Horsens Fjord. Keep an eye on the museum’s calendar to see the programme. You are also welcome to contact the nature guide with a specific request for a guided tour in the countryside
Tag på sanketur med Strandhøst
Kom med på guidet sanketur og bliv klogere på alt det spiselige, som findes i den danske natur. På turene finder I planter,vilde urter og spiselige urter. Turene kan foregå hvor som helst, afhængig af dine øsnsker. På strand, eng, i skoven eller sågar i byen. Strandhøst arrangerer også svampeture og heldagsbegivenheder, hvor sankning kombineres med madlavning.
Become wiser about the world of geology
On the Juelsminde peninsula’s distinctive coastal cliffs, a world of exciting finds are hidden in the ground. Experienced geologist Inga Sørensen arranges trips, where you take a closer look at the many soil layers and rock types. The trips have fixed dates, but you are also welcome to contact Inga and hear about the possibility of a guided tour.
Take a combined walk and writing workshop in the nature of the Coastal Land. Birgit Juel Martinsen regularly arranges writing walks, where you can try your hand at the art of writing and find inspiration for new stories. The trips are held, for example, at Endelave by Boller and on the Snaptun-Juelsminde coastal path.
Go on a seaweed safari on the coast of Endelave with Nordisk Tang. On the trips, you can learn to harvest and take your own seaweed home to use. There are also tastings and visits to the Seaweed Farm (Tanggården), where you can enjoy a meal at the seaweed café or buy products to take home. The tours are arranged on an ongoing basis.
Take your camera to Hjarnø for a photo workshop with photographer Anne Kjær. Develop your photographic skills and learn to capture the perfect subject in Hjarnø’s beautiful nature. The tours are held in small groups for both beginners and experienced every Wednesday in July and August.