Lillebælt has a beach for everyone

At Lillebælt you can enjoy beaches all year round. They are located in Denmark’s largest nature park, Nature Park Lillebælt, bound together by the cozy coastal towns; Kolding, Fredericia, and Middelfart. Lillebælt has a beach for everyone and each offers something special for their guests. Take a dip in the sea in the summertime, enjoy a picnic in the fall, go for long walks in the winter, or catch the perfect wave in spring. There is a wealth of possibilities and many hidden gems are waiting to be found.

We have divided our beaches into 6 themes to help you find the perfect beach that best suits you.

Beaches in Naturpark Lillebælt

Theme beaches in Naturpark Lillebælt

Kolding, Fredericia and Middelfart offer high quality beaches right next to the beautiful Lillebælt. Find the beach that suits you best among our 6 themes.

Naturpark Lillebælt

Naturpark Lillebælt

Curious about nature in the Little Belt? Read more about Denmark's largest nature park - a marine nature park with the Lillebælt as the center.

The urban beach

The urban beach

The urban beach is located near urban areas, which means that a visit to a café or a shopping trip are within easy reach. The urban beach offers a cosy environment and it will be frequented by both young people and families enjoying spending time at the beach.

Family beach

The family beach

The family beach provides good bathing opportunities and facilities for children. The beach is sandy, and the waters are shallow and will often feature a playground and toilet facilities. This is a good spot for families to enjoy a trip to the beach.

Wellness strand

Wellness beach

The wellness beach is typically located in quiet and scenic surroundings and offers more exclusive facilities such as sauna, wellness offer and outdoor lounges. The wellness beach provides you with the opportunity to focus on your personal wellbeing.

Water security

Water safety

Read more about bathing in the ocean. TrygFonden Kystlivredning cooperates with the Dansk Svømme Union to prevent drowning accidents in Denmark.

Watch movies about bathing here

Picnic beach

Picnic beach

The picnic beach is a cosy beach area offering good picnic spots, benches and barbecue facilities. The picnic beach offers a small selection of activities and a lovely view.

Active beach

Active beach

The active beach offers one or more of the following activities:

Surfing, diving, underwater hunting, walking, beach volleyball or the like.

Nature beach

Nature beach

The nature beach is located near forests and nature. This is a peaceful and spacious place. Here, you can learn more about nature while spending time on the beach.

Blå Flag

Blue Flag

See an overview of all blue flag beaches in Denmark, and read more about what it means that the beach has a blue flag.