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Holiday cottages in Askeby, Lolland, Falster and Mon, Denmark!
The small village Askeby is situated on the beautiful island Møn, where you can experience a quite unique nature.
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Møn is connected with both Sealand and Falster through bridges, and therefore the island is easily accessible. The quiet and cosy holiday house area by Askeby is situated on the south-western part of Møn, a few kilometres from the shore and 11 kilometres from Stege, the largest town on Møn. It is possible to buy groceries in Askeby, and the town also has a restaurant. If you wish to sail, fish, and surf or just enjoy the scenic nature, Møn is an ideal holiday destination for you.
The beach ''Hårbølle Strand'', 5 km towards south-west, is a lovely white and sandy beach, which is also very suitable for children. The beach by the bay ''Stege Bugt'' has shallow water, and is therefore also suitable for children. The beach is offers good opportunities for windsurfing and yachting. The beach ''Ulvshale Strand'' on the north coast of Møn, 20 km from Askeby, is one of the best bathing beaches on Møn, an a few years ago, the beach was awarded with a European price for being one of the best bathing beaches in Europe. The beach is a wide and white sandy beach with dunes and shallow water. Often small lagoons are formed in the water''s edge, in which the children enjoy to play. Wheel chair users also have access to the beach. The beach ''Klintholm Havn Strand'', 26 km towards east, is situated by the evocative fishing harbour, and can equally be recommended as a bathing beach.
Not far from Askeby you will find the beautiful forest ''Fanefjord Skov'' - right by the Baltic. Here you can experience steep slopes and a rich animal life. The unique nature of the island attracts many nature lovers, who enjoy the quiet beautiful beaches, the rich bird areas, the lovely forests and the magnificent views. The bay ''Hegnede Bugt'' with its large forest of reeds is situated between Stege and Ulvshale. The forest ''Ulvshale Skov'' lies north of Stege and the forest has a number of paths, which invite walks. South of ''Ulvshale Skov'' you will find a large area with heather and junipers. Many interesting bird species can be observed here during the spring and autumn season. The island Nyord is situated in almost continuation of the peninsular Ulvshale. The landscape on Nyord is characterized by salt meadows and reed swamps, and the area is an important breeding and resting place for water birds.
A 3 km long and marked walking route immediately north of Askeby leads you through a scenic landscape with a rich animal life. Anglers have good opportunities along the varying and quite unique stretches of coast, which surround Møn. Furthermore you will find 2 Put & Take fishponds by Borre (22 km). Deep-sea fishing is also an option, and can be tried out from the boat Discovery, which sails out from the harbour of Klintholm (26 km). The waters, surrounding Møn, also offer optimal conditions for yachting and windsurfing. Golf players can test the undulating and scenically situated course of ''Møn Golfklub'' by Stege Nor. With its moderate size the island is ideal for walks as well as bicycle and horseback rides.
Worth a visit
Close to Askeby you can experience the estate Marienborg Gods and the giant mound Klekkendehøj Jættestue. Western Møn also offers the passage grave Kong Asgers Høj, from which you can enjoy a great view of the area. Visit the harbour of Hårbølle - a small and romantic marina and fishing harbour with character and atmosphere (5 km). Many artists and craftsmen have chosen to settle on Møn. Experience f.x. painters, sculptors, ceramicists, glassblowers, amber cutters, candle manufactures and willow weavers as they work in their workshops. In Askeby you will i.a. find a jewel museum, a willow weaver and more painters. The mediaeval town Stege is the largest town on Møn, but still a cosy, well-planned and very historic town. The mediaeval rampart of the town is Denmark''s oldest and best-preserved fortifications. Visit i.a. Møns Museum, which is situated in a beautiful old merchant''s house in Stege. Here a mediaeval exhibition from the castle of Stege is displayed (11 km).
With its high chalk cliffs and the old beech forest, which grows all the way out on the cliffs, 'Møns Klint' is one of the most famous and visited nature areas in Denmark. The impressive white chalk cliffs rise from the sea and are an amazing sight both from the beach and from the cliff (30 km). The castle 'Liselund Slot', just north of Møns Klint, is the world¿s only castle with thatched roof. The castle is scenically situated in a romantic recreation grounds and function as a museum today. In Nykøbing Falster Zoo (Folkeparken) you can experience no less the 500 animals, divided into 94 species (42 km). 'Middelaldercentret' is an open-air museum by Sundby, where an authentic village from the 12th. century with houses, workshops, ships, vessels and a catapult has been created (44 km). Bonbonland is an amusement park, which gathers the whole family around more than 70 crazy activities, different fun shows and many cosy corners. When the entry is paid, all activities are free (62 km).
Author: Ann Winter
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Holiday homes in Askeby
- Destinations (Lolland, Falster and Mon)
Beds: 6 • Bedrooms: 2
Pets allowed: no • 200 m to water1 week from EUR 251,-