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.


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

Sonderborg Castle
Playing the piano

Cultural places

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

Nature and outdoor activities

Experience more than 250 km of wavy coastline, beautiful forests, clean lakes and nature routes in the Sonderborg area. Try the many activities by land and by sea.
Apple trees in the Sonderborg area

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. 
For young elite athletes, you can try Sønderborg Talentakademi.

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.

Borgen shopping center in Sonderborg