On the water

Even though the Viborg-area is surrounded by green, there are still many opportunities for activitets and experiences on the water. You can sail on the Viborg lakes or be your own captain. There is also opportunity for caneoing.
- Do you just want to take a swim, there are also good opportunities for that.

Gudenå Guide  
Brochure ´One the Gudenåen with motor`  
Water bicycle rentals ob the Viborg-lakes

Worth travelling to

Do you want to spend your vacation out in the open air, and if enjoy nature, you should visit the Viborg-area. Here, lots of cultural and natural history experiences awaits.


Water bike rental

Experience Viborg from the waterfront. At the kiosk at Borgvold you can rent water bikes and canoes and along with your family enjoy a beautiful and energetic sail around the Viborg lakes.

Sjægte i Hjarbæk Havn

Hjarbæk Fjord

Hjarbæk Fjord is appointed as a wildlife sanctuary and is a fantastic rich area for nature people. Here you can be lucky to see otters, herons, kinghishers, bats and seals.

Hikers at Silkeborg


From the source of the Gudenå to its mouth in Randers Fjord, the Gudenå country offers great and very varied nature experiences.