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In Randers you will get close to nature even though you wish to spend a city holiday. Gudenåen, the only river In Denmark, flows through the town and offers many nature experiences only a few minutes’ walk from the town center and the cozy medieval streets.

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Naturepark Randers Fjord
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Naturepark Randers Fjord

Naturpark Randers Fjord is among the largest nature reserves in Denmark, and this is where the fresh water meets the salt water in the Kattegat. On the stretch from the centre of Randers to the outlet...

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Mellerup-Voer Ferry
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Mellerup-Voer Ferry

Mellerup-Voer ferry route, operated by M/F Ragna (built and in operation from 1963) can be proud of both being Denmark's oldest royal privileged crossing (about the year 1610) and one of Denmark's sma...

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Udbyhøj Cable ferry
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Udbyhøj Cable ferry

Between the two harbours - Udbyhøj Nord (North) and Udbyhøj Syd (South) - sails one of Denmark's few cable ferries. The ferry transports people and cars across the Fjord, and is a beautiful and histor...

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Marinas Udbyhøj
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Marinas Udbyhøj

Udbyhøj Marina is suitable for an outing for the whole family. The harbor is beautifully situated at Randers Fjord and is part of the Randers Fjord Nature Park. You can borrow equipment such as crab c...

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Cycling and Angling

Avtivities in Nature

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Randers Regnskov - Tropical Zoo
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Randers Regnskov - Tropical Zoo

Randers Regnskov (Rainforest) is located in the centre of Randers, between Randers City and the river Gudenåen. It is one of Denmark's biggest tourist attractions, featuring three different rain fores...

Water & Wellness Randers
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Water & Wellness Randers

Water & Wellness Randers is Randers' new subtropical aqua park. Experience one of Denmark’s most modern and handicap-friendly aqua parks.

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Klatreparken Randers
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Klatreparken Randers

Look forward to hours of entertaining, wild and challenging climbing experiences in Klatreparken Randers. Come and try the climbing routes, involving activities at various heights and levels of diffic...

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KlatreAutomaten (The ClimbingAutomate)
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KlatreAutomaten (The ClimbingAutomate)

Challenge your friends and family in various climbing activities like bouldering, box stacking and climbing walls. The ClimbingAutomate is an adventure of indoor climbing and welcomes everyone – young...

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Stutteri Amhøj - horseback riding
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Stutteri Amhøj - horseback riding

In Stutteri Amhøj you can experience the pleasure of riding.

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Canoe and boat rental at Kyst- and Fjordcentret
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Canoe and boat rental at Kyst- and Fjordcentret

At the Fjord Center you can rent canoes, kayaks and boats. You will get both safety instructions and and recommendations for your trip.

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Randers Fjord Feriecenter - Canoe Rental
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Randers Fjord Feriecenter - Canoe Rental

 Randers Fjord Feriecenter rents out 3 person canoes and a big 4 person canoe. 

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Geocaching: What is geocaching? And how do you get started?

Treasure hunting with GPS or smartphone - geocaching - is a game for the whole family and a great way to experience and learn about Randers and the surrounding area's nature, culture, history and geography. 

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Nature areas: forest, meadow and beach

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Vorup Enge (Vorup Meadows)
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Vorup Enge (Vorup Meadows)

Do not forget to visit the beautiful meadow area, Vorup Enge, less than 300 m from Randers Regnskov. In Vorup Enge you will get a cosy nature experience: beautiful nature, bird watching towers and pav...

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Fladbro Skov
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Fladbro Skov

The forest is situated by the mouth of the Nørreå stream in the Gudenå river approximately 6 kilometres west of Randers. The forest is owned by Randers municipality and is a part of a large recreation...

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Randers Deerpark
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Randers Deerpark

Randers Deerpark is located in the beautiful Fladbro Forest, and is the perfect place for the nature loving family.  Adults as well as children are able to enjoy the sight of deer in all sizes in thei...

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Udbyhøj Strand
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Udbyhøj Strand

Udbyhøj Strand is a family-friendly beach with nearby campsite and playground.

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Nature National park Fussingø
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Nature National park Fussingø

The park and forest Nature National park Fussingø is open to the public provides good opportunities for walking tours. Enjoy for instance the very beautiful view from Thomasbakke hill or see Fussing v...

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The Old Bargerman's Path
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The Old Bargerman's Path

Walk in the footsteps of the people who pulled the old barges along the Gudenaa in the 1800's. The walking path along the Gudenaa is known as the Træksti and was originally accessible from Silkeborg t...

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Walkingroute - Lodsstien
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Walkingroute - Lodsstien

Lodsstien is a path, which stretches over 31 km. beginning at the in pass at Randers Fjord at Udbyhøj South all the way to Randers Harbor.

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