Leisure and activities in the Sonderborg area

You find everything within close proximity in the Sonderborg-area: unique nature, inviting cafés, art- and cultural opportunities and also a rich history and strong traditions.

Sonderborg Castle

Castles and museums

You will find plenty of exciting and historical attractions in the Sonderborg area. Experience our castles, museums and memorials.

Cultural places

Experience the many cultural sites in the Sonderborg area such as Multicultural Center, Alsion, Sønderborghus, Augustiana, Mølleparken and many more.
Playing the piano
Apple trees in the Sonderborg area

Nature and outdoor activities

Experience more than 250 km of wavy coastline, beautiful forests, clean lakes and nature routes in the Sonderborg area. All invite you to activities by land and by sea.

Associations and leisure activities

We have more than 700 different associations in the Sonderborg area, who are ready to welcome you.
Find a leisure activity, which suits your needs. If you are a newcomer you can also participate in the many events for newcomers. Here you can read more about the many cultural events in Sønderborg Municipality.
Borgen shopping center in Sonderborg
People eating at a café in Sonderborg

Shopping and urban life

There are many options for shopping, café life and nightlife in the area of Sonderborg.You can e.g. visit the shoppingcenter Borgen or the pedestrian street (Perlegade) in Sonderborg.  Sonderborg nightlife unfolds in Lille and Store Rådhusgade and at the city hall square. Cinemas you find either in Sonderborg or Nordborg.
You can find a big variety of stores in the eastern part of Sonderborg, such as grocery stores, home improvement stores, outlet stores and much more.
Also try Torvet or the Ulsnæscenter in Graasten. You can also go shopping in Augustenborg and in Nordborg.

Adventures and attractions

In Sonderborg Municipality there are many exciting experiences for both big and small. Visit e.g. the Science Park Universe, Hotel Alsik´s Point of View or try ice skating. You also have the opportunity to take a guided tour or experience some exciting adventures outside the municipality´s borders. Learn to climb, visit a Viking Center or dive into the world of colours at an art museum.