Pige med ballon i Bogense

Visit Bogense

Photo: Jens Wognsen

Visit Denmark's nicest market town and see the fine old houses, enjoy an ice cream at the old harbour, go shopping or see the big ships at the marina.

It's always a good time to visit Bogense!

We'll show you everything you need to see on your trip to Bogense!

Bogense is a nice part of Funen! Visit the town and hop into the water from the sea bath, buy fresh peas or old bags at the market or enjoy a delicious meal at one of the cozy restaurants.

Take the kids and run into the water at the lovely sandy beach or try the playgrounds there.

And you shouldn't miss Bogense's marina with lots of impressive ships and the old harbour, where there is a good atmosphere with old fishing huts, good cafés and exciting shops.

Sights

What should you absolutely see in Bogense?

Manneken Pis, Bogense

The Manneken Pis in Bogense is a copy of the Jerome du Quesnoy (1619) sculpture in Brussels. In the 19th century, a baby was found on the ferry from Klakring. The chief officer held up the baby in order to find the parents. The parents did not show up, instead the lokal butcher Levinso...

The Carillon at Bogense Town Hall

In Bogense, you will often hear beautiful melodies. It's the carillon at the Bogense Town Hall playing beautiful music, and there are many different t...

Elle in Bogense

Elle the mermaid greets all the sailors who come to Bogense. Once upon a time, people used to say that the mermaids would play in the sea off of Bog...

Nordfyns Museum

Nordfyns Museum is a local museum with an archaeological collection, antiquities from North Funen, a barber's shop, hair jewellery, a collection of l...

See the list of the biggest sights in Bogense and find out more about the old houses!

Photo: Jens Wognsen

A glass of wine - and a nice meal!

Photo: Jens Wognsen

Looking for a good place to eat in Bogense? Here's a little bit of everything from cafés in town to fish restaurants at the harbour, from pizza to good old-fashioned Danish food.

Find the best places to eat in Bogense!

Harbour life in Bogense

A good time at the harbour, nice cafés, pretty ships and a good mood - visit the old harbour and Bogense Marina!

Bogense Marina

On the north west coast of Funen - where the Little Belt and the Kattegat meet - you will find Bogense Marina, the largest marina on the island. The modern marina is situated between the old idyllic fishing harbour on the east and the newly established child-friendly sandy beach on the wes...

Bogense Old Harbour

The harbour was built in 1828. The eastern quay is the former trading and cargo port. DFDS (The United Steamship Company) had a steamship route between Copenhagen, Bogense and Vejle until about 1930. The western quay was the fishing harbour with an auction hall, a fishmonger’s and a ...

Bogense by the water

Did you know that Bogense has a nice kid-friendly sandy beach right next to the marina? And then there is also a nice sea bath from which you can jump in the waves all year round ...

Bogense Marina Beach

Nice sandy beach close to Bogense town and marina - for kite surfing, sunbathing and kids playing in the shallow water!

Bogense Sea Bath - public bathing in Bogense

Dive into the water and enjoy the sauna afterwards, swim for a lap in the ocean swimming lane or swim to the raft. The sea bath in Bogense is nice in winter as well as summer!

Shopping in Bogense!

Photo: Børge Pedersen

Enjoy a nice walk!

We've got some good suggestions for a walk in and around Bogense!

The Clover Leaf Routes at Bogense

The clover leaf routes in and around Bogense are a great way to exercise and experience the beautiful nature and the lovely market town. You can wa...

Fredskoven in Bogense

The woods are a production forest, but many old beeches and oaks have been allowed to live. Enjoy your walk or bike ride here – it’s always nice and p...

Vestre Enge, the Green Heart of Bogense

The Western Meadow is a former shallow inlet west of Bogense. In 1817-1819, enterprising farmers managed to build a dike between the then Fogense peni...

Barfods Dam (Pond) in Bogense

Idyllic fishing lake The pond Barfods Dam is located close to Bogense Marina, but the small lake is hidden from the road by trees and is a beautifu...

Playgrounds in Bogense

Are the children bored? There are lots of good playgrounds in Bogense!

Nature playground in the Fredskov Woods in Bogense

Playground, fitness center, learning center and scenic area, all in one. Here is something for all ages and temperaments - whether you are facing physical challenges, whether you want to learn and explore or whether you just want to enjoy nature. The area is divided into spaces with di...

Playground at Bogense Marina

Nice playground by the marina. There are slides, swings, a playhouse, climbing nets and much more. The children can also play in the sand. There ar...

Fitness playground at Bogense Marina

Playground for adults as well as children  Get a good workout at the outdoor fitness center overlooking the marina. Here are 12 different fitnes...

Nature Playground at Bogense Marina

Fun in Nature The nature playground in Bogense offers fun challenges and nice playground equipment - in the midst of beautiful scenery. Take the...

NatureMoves - Nature Playground in Bogense

It's fun to be out in nature! You will find lots of fun at the NatureMoves park in Bogense, where you will find an aerial lift, a fishing lake, tipis,...

Find Bogense!

Find ypur way to Bogense and see the streets in Bogense via the map!