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Fjordstien Route 40 | Bicycle and hiking path

Fjordstien is a bicycle and hiking path along Roskilde Fjord and Isefjord. It gives you the possibility to experience the landscape, the nature and the culture of the fjord and its history.

Just a good hour's train ride from Copenhagen is Roskilde Fjord and Isefjord, which together forms a unique fjord landscape. In many places, you get quite close to the fjord. Quiet, idyllic and authentic.

The fjord path gives cyclists and hikers the opportunity to make a journey through a unique fjord landscape in northwestern Sealand.

A walk on the trail is an encounter with geology, history, culture and nature. In many places, you get quite close to the fjord and the path is traffic-safe all the way.

Most of the path is paved but you will also drive on fields or forest roads. Fjordstien, marked as route 40, connects Hundested-Frederiksværk-Frederikssund-Roskilde-Holbæk-Kongsøre-Rørvig, a total of approximately 275 kilometers.

Take the route in some chunks e.g. in two stages during a summer weekend and then return one late summer day and take another stage.

Stay en route to a hotel or in a cabin or tent in a campsite. If you are instead into stars and the open sky, you can live under the tent cloth in places in nature or in a backyard. Along the Fjordstien are several primitive nature campsites where you can spend the night.

See more about accommodation in the open air at On the Danish Nature Agency's website you can read more about the Fjord Trail, as well as see maps and photos of the trail.


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