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Beautifully located and with lots of space for the kids to run around, this is an ideal choice for... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Andreas N
Roskilde, Roskilde, Denmark
lonely place

winds were blowing and the gras was covered with rime - we were the only persons on the spot: so it... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2017
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One of the places where the Viking Age can be experienced close at hand is the Viking fortress of Trelleborg, near Slagelse in West Zealand. In an area of natural beauty, are the impressive remains one of the Vikings' great ring fortresses...more
Trelleborg Alle 4, Slagelse 4200, Denmark
+45 58 54 95 06
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a historically important site to visit to help understand the significance this region and early inhabitants had on the developing world. Organized “Community Living” with early roots of “Democracy” can be felt and understood. A culture that sent “Explorers” into the world was...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying closeby with small kids, and were quite happy to see something free in Denmark for once... It was worth the trip. It is not very touristic, you have all the time to visit the spot. The website said there were activities for...More

Thank Helena V
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We were on a road trip and made this stop along the way. It was a lot more than expected! The viking village was fun to walk through and there was lots to see. It was free as well. It was a great 10 minute...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We say a picture of it on the way to Copenhagen and decided to visit it. It is only a 10 minute drive from the highway. It is a small and compact Viking village which can certainly be used as a small break on your...More

Thank HilkoJ2
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Beautifully located and with lots of space for the kids to run around, this is an ideal choice for a lazy summer afternoon. -And it's free!

Thank Andreas N
Reviewed October 6, 2017

On our drive from Billund to Copenhagen, we'd wanted to stop by the Trelleborg Ring Fortress, but it was a Monday and we knew it was closed. We decided to stop anyway, just in case there was even a small bit we could see. I...More

3  Thank Angela837
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

winds were blowing and the gras was covered with rime - we were the only persons on the spot: so it was quite easy to imagine to be a Viking by yourself We liked the place not covered with all kind of action and advertisement...More

1  Thank Dan_Switzerlan
Reviewed December 15, 2016

We were headed up to visit friends in Naestved and decided to do some exploring on the way. Trelleborg was going to be our "coup de gras". Staying in a summer house in Marielyst, we had some interesting scenery to see and old "churches" to...More

1  Thank JRAsFishBabe
Reviewed November 14, 2016

If you like Viking history, I'm sure you will love Trelleborg. You have a museum, with lots of information, a lovely souvenir shop, some activities for the kids, and then when you do get out to the ruins of the fortress itself, it's fantastic: it's...More

Thank joana_negrao
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Look for the days with either viking market, live workshops or Real viking fights - what a non digital - Realistic and historical experience.

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