Fun and active nature experience with wind in the sails, for the whole family and always with skilled instructors.
They can drive pretty fast, up to 70 km/h on the windiest days.
Typically, it does not take longer than 10-15 minutes to become a blockchain driver and therefore children from 6 - 8 years of age are able to drive alone. If you have smaller children, it is possible to drive a tandem, so you drive 2 people together.
Rømø Playland at Lakolk
The playground on Rømø can be found at the popular shopping center at Lakolk. The playground is outdoors and is open during the summer season, where the playground is filled with large bouncy castles, slides, obstacles and trampolines. For the very little ones, there are also smaller bouncy castles where they can tumble.
For the slightly older children, it is possible to go on Segway tours, which are often also a favorite with the adults.
Arrild Holiday Village and Swimming Pool
Arrild is located in the middle of Southern Jutland, and here you will find a large holiday town. In the holiday village there are holiday homes and a campsite. As activities, there are both large playgrounds and a swimming pool where there is room for big and small children. The swimming pool has a long water slide, which is clearly one of the favorites with children over the age of 3-4, and a children's pool and paddling areas for the very little ones.
Availability: There is a lift that can lift from a wheelchair into the pool, as well as disabled changing rooms.
The resort also has a large fishing lake where you can rent fishing rods.
Art Museum in Tønder
Although the Art Museum is mostly aimed at adults interested in art, there are still some elements in the museum that can be fascinating for children and young people to see and experience on their own. The art museum is large and has both some history and a water tower, which today is an exhibition for the furniture designer Hans J. Wegner. At the top of the tower you can enjoy the view over the entire town of Tønder and some of the Marsh.
Play & Labyrinth Park
In Rømø Play and Labyrinth Park you get the opportunity to unleash your inner child, with more than 25 challenging activities for all ages. Explore e.g. mazes, puzzles, mega chess, Angrybirds and much more.
Note that there are closing days/periods.
Get a different go-kart experience with the so-called Bocarts. Here the driving takes place on a track of earth and sand, where the large rubber wheels spin in the turns.
For info: this is a group activity and you must be a larger group to book.
The activity band in Tønder
In Tønder city center there is an activity strip with various obstacles and activities that are both physically and mentally challenging. The route is 500 m long, and offers both children and adults a wonderful trip through the center of the city.
Children can be given a sheet with corresponding stickers at the tourist office on the square in Tønder. You are allowed to put the stickers in the sheet when you have completed an obstacle on the course.
Horseback riding on Rømø
It has always been a part of Rømø to have horses, they have been used as means of transport, working horses for shrimp fishing and for recreation on the island.
The pleasure lies especially in the beautiful nature experienced from horseback. Rømø offers landscaped paths for the horses, and in some periods you can also ride on the huge sandy beaches at Lakolk and on Sønderstranden.
As a tourist, you can bring your own horse or use one of the 3 stables that offer tours for their guests.
Availability: Ask the company.
Rømø Minigolf & Ice Cafe
Enjoy a day with the whole family in cozy surroundings at Den Gamle Købmandsgård on Rømø. Next to the old farm building is a large and cozy garden with a mini golf course and space for good times and relaxation with an ice cream.
Go on a canoe trip
Sail in a canoe on one or more of the four routes that together make up Brede Å.
The river has 35 km. navigable routes that take you on a nature experience through the Southern Jutland landscape. Past beautiful plantations, through river valleys, and finally you end up in Marsken - the gateway to the Waddensea. A canoe trip is for all ages, and perfect if you want a few hours with the family, or perhaps several days with an overnight stay?
Rent canoes at "Sønderjysk Kanoudlejning".
Take the whole family up to Marsken's highest viewpoint, where the eye, in clear weather, can reach cities as far away as Esbjerg. The tower, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group, is an experience in itself. At the tower there is both a playground and an 18-hole mini golf course. On the field there are, among other things, a mini copy of Marsk Tower, Markmandshuset and Rømø, which is known for its wide sandy beach.
Availability: Mini golf – No
Marsk Tower – No.
In the Skærbæk center close to the Wadden Sea National Park, there are many activities for both children and adults. The center has a swimming pool with a 25 m pool, children's pool with play equipment, spa, steam bath, large outdoor sauna, etc.
You will also find a state-of-the-art 8-lane bowling facility that is suitable for fun as well as competition. Indoor playground for the little ones, 2 large sports halls, outdoor fitness area and large playground with bouncy cushion. During the holiday periods they have extra activities for children, these can always be watched https://skaerbaekcentret.dk/
If you get hungry from all that activity, there is a wonderful café with a large selection of delicious dishes as well as Restaurant Staffeli.
Availability: Yes. However, the swimming pool does not have a lift or separate changing rooms for the disabled.
Tønnisgård belongs to one of the most beautiful old commander's farms on Rømø. Here you can learn and experience a lot about the Wadden Sea and Rømø's nature. They also offer guided tours and activities where both children and adults can participate. See their program here Tønnisgård
Availability: Partially. Contact Tønnisgård for more information regarding specific trip.
Other experiences outside Rømø & Tønder's surroundings.
Small zoo, big experiences. In Glad Zoo there are 80 animal species. You can get close to animals such as goats, pigs and kangaroos, while you have to settle for looking at Asian wild dogs, porcupines and snakes. Every day you can meet a zookeeper who makes you more knowledgeable about the animals. You are welcome to eat from the cafe, or bring your own packed lunch, which can be enjoyed on one of the zoo's many terraces.
At the history center Dybbøl Banke, you will be swept into one of the most exciting chapters in Danish history. Over ball casting and hot pancakes, you experience the cheerful argument between the 2 soldiers during the war between Prussia and Denmark in 1864.