Bornholm Island Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 8 days | 7 nights | £759 per person
Hike on the undiscovered islands of Bornholm, the small holiday paradise with naturally wide beaches, rising from the sea cliff rocks.
Hilly forests,idyllic towns that invite you to stroll and enjoy countless attractions including galleries, art workshops and traditional places to eat. Bornholm is located in the Baltic Sea and is a Danish island. However it is also one of the sunniest places in the region!
Walking Tour Highlights
• Arrive in Stralsund – the UNESCO World Heritage City
• Catch the ferry to Bornholm Island
• See the dramatic cliffs, beaches and nature reserves of the island
• Explore a unique island in the Baltic Sea with many different influences.
• Start in Germany, walk around Denmark and return to Germany!
The approximate difficulty level for this tour
Day 1: Arrival in Stralsund
Travellers are responsible for their own transportation to Stralsund. Arrive during the course of the day.
Day 2: Stralsund – Mukran – Rønne, ca. 16-24 km
It’s approx. 3 km / 2 mi from the harbour in Rønne to the hotel. Take the bus to Mukran. From there, it is a 3½ hour ferry ride to Bornholm’s tranquil capital, Rønne.
There are several museums, picturesque streets and shopping alleys to be enjoyed before calling it a night.
Day 3: Rønne – Allinge, ca. 15 km
Experience the beauty of the West coast as you walk from Rønne through forest and along the beach near Skovly to Hasle.
You may like to visit the smoke house there. Continue along the coast line and near Jons Kapel, a 40 m / 131 ft high cliff. You can either walk through Vang to Allinge or take the bus (fare payable on-site). Overnight in Allinge.
Day 4: Hammeren, ca. 15 km
Hammeren is a beautiful nature reserve on the Baltic. Start in Allinge and walk along the beach to Sandvig, taking in the island’s beauty along the walking trails.
Pass the lighthouse and continue up and down hill to Hammerhavn. There, you can visit the ruins of Hammershus, once the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. Return to Allinge via Hammersø and spend the night.
Day 5: Bornholm’s Riviera, ca. 15 km
Enjoy today’s relaxing walk along the coast to Gudhjem and Svaneke. A visit to the art museum on the way there is well worth it.
The exhibition consists of artists’ paintings depicting the island. If you prefer, you can take the bus from Gudhjem to Svaneke (fare payable on-site). Spend the night in Svaneke.
Day 6: Bornholm’s “Bakkerne”, ca. 14 km
Take the bus to the nearby Bakkerne (Hills of Paradise). The fare is payable on-site. Walk through forest landscape typical for Northern Scandinavia.
Return via the Bakkerne to Svaneke. If you prefer, you can take the bus from Nexø to Svaneke (fare payable on-site). Spend the night in Svaneke.
Day 7: Svaneke – Rønne – Stralsund
Refer to your ticket to determine the departure times. Transfer from Svaneke to Rønne and take the ferry from Rønne to Mukran. Transfer from there to Stralsund. The city is a UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Spend the night in Stralsund.
Day 8: Departure from Stralsund
A relatively easy tour with marked trails.
Where is the starting point of the holiday?
Tour Route Map
The Bornholm Island tour stays in hotels with shower/WC or bath/WC carefully chosen for their location, hospitality and proximity to your tour route.
Your stay includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and permanent assistance in case of problems.
– Accommodations for 7 nights (according to booking category)
– Breakfast included
– Luggage transfer service to each hotel
– Ferry from Mukran to Rønne and back
– Transfer service from Stralsund to Mukran and back
– Transfer service from Svaneke to Rønne
– Local service staff on Bornholm
– 7-Day Service Hotline
– 1x Tour information packet per booked room
We recommend flying to Hamburg and Berlin and arriving by train to the starting point in Stralsund. For more information, please visit Deutsche Bahn.
Bornholm Island, 8 days, 7 nights
All prices are per person sharing a double or twin room. A number of single rooms are available at a supplement. This holiday is also bed and breakfast.
2018 Walking Holiday Prices:
Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 23.06. – 13.07. | 10.08. – 20.08.2018
Season 2: 14.07. – 11.08.2018
Any local tourist taxes are not included in the holiday price and are payable at the hotel.
Holiday Price: £759
Single Supplement: £309
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