Things to do in Bornholm

Bornholm is regarded as the Pearl of the Baltic

Bornholm is an island that belongs to the Denmark territory but is closer to Germany, Poland, and Sweden. Its location in the middle of the Baltic makes it a holiday destination that is relatively unknown to the rest of the world. The island boasts of sandy beaches, untouched forests, and fascinating rock formations that tourists can explore to their hearts’ content.


Things to do in Bornholm



Beach bumming is one of the best things to do in Bornholm, as the beaches are not too crowded and have a laid-back and relaxed atmosphere. In Hullehavn, one of the smaller and more secluded beaches in Bornholm, you can camp right along the beach for a truly romantic night.


Camping on Bornholm

If you want to find other camping destinations in the island, just consult your tour operator or ask the locals about the best campsite around Bornholm.



There are also a number of golf courses in the area if you want to enjoy the island at a leisurely pace.


Bornholm Art museum

You can also visit a host of cultural attractions like the Bornholms Kunstmuseum, the biggest art museum in the island, and Svaneke, one of the best preserved towns in the island where you can immerse in the rich culture of the island’s locals.


When to go to Bornholm

In Bornholm, the summer season is sunny and mild while the winter season is cold and often freezing. Average temperatures throughout the year range from an average low of -2.4 °C (27.7 °F) in February to an average high of 19.7 °C (67.5 °F) in August. Rainfall is spread evenly throughout the year and the winter season can be quite snowy.

The Bornholm Airport services flights to and from Copenhagen, Oslo, Mallorca, and Berlin. Planes and ferries usually operate only in the summer and early autumn seasons, so plan your holiday accordingly.





Things to do in Bornholm

Bornholm Facts

Population40 215
CurrencyDanish Krone
AirportBornholm Ronne, Denmark (RNN)

Bornholm average temperatures

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Golf in Bornholm

If you go to Bornholm and you are looking for a place to call home for your golfing needs, the Bornholm's Golf Club is the one for you. Apart from the beautiful 18 hole main course, there is also a fun par 3 course to try out. It is especially great if you only have an hour or two to spare, or if you are looking for something fun to do before or after a dinner at the club house. Either way you get to play on the golfing pride of Bornholm, a woodland course with shining lakes surrounded by stone walls.

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