The Little Belt area has cycling experiences for everyone – whether you are a fitness freak, an experienced cycling tourist travelling with a tent or a camping family. The Little Belt is an active playground for cycling holidays: short distances, great bike paths and lots of scenic experiences in nature. Take a bike ride along the Little Belt coast and see the impressive bridges. Stay at one of our numerous excellent accommodation options and cycle along one of our exciting cycle routes in the area.
If you’d like to enjoy your cycling trip on a mountain bike, Middelfart and Fredericia are located in the heart of Denmark. Here you will find several attractive mountain bike trails on Funen and Jutland within a 1-hour drive. You can challenge yourself up and down hills, in rugged terrain, and on tracks that have been established as specific mountain bike trails.
Bike routes and holiday experiences
Experiences and attractions are close to each other in the Little Belt area. Whether you are staying at a campsite, hostel or hotel, you can cycle into nature in no time. You are also constantly close to three hospitable towns located in the middle of the countryside. There is beautiful scenery, you can cycle over the Old Little Belt Bridge and it’s only a short distance to attractions of all sizes.
Experiences on Funen
Experiences on Jutland
If you want to experience all of Denmark, you can use the Baltic Sea route N8
Tours for everyone, families as well as serious cyclists.
The charming Church cycle route will take you all over the countryside and into the small communities with idyllic scenery.
Middelfart Municipality wants to encourage cycling tourists. Bicycle pumps have therefore been set up and from mid-May 2018, there will also be table and bench sets and rubbish bins –perfect for resting, refreshments, refilling water containers and pumping tyres. If you’re seeking a little cultural history along the way, you can scan the QR code at each church by the bicycle pump and read about the church's history.
In Fredericia you can borrow pump, puncture kit and a toilet at the towns Bike Friends. Here you can also fill up your water bottle.
Find several mountain bike trails within an hours drive from the Little Belt area.
If an accident occurs and your bike has a puncture or needs other repairs, help is fortunately close at hand.
You can rent bicycles at many different places in the Lillebælt area.
The Little Belt area is ideal for a cycling holiday. There are many different accommodation options and you can combine your cycling holiday with other nature activities or cultural expereinces.
Certified Bed + Bike accommodation will be of special interest to you. To be awarded a Bed + Bike certificate, the accommodation has to offer:
Safe bike storage facilities, tyre repair material, drying facilities, informative materials and much more.
Baltic Sea Route N8 - The Western Loop
You can also book a complete package incl. accommodation on the award-winning Baltic Sea Route.
Many of the places are so close to the Little Belt that you are almost rocked to sleep by the waves
Accommodation that has a Bed + Bike certification must live up to a number of requirements. Read more here.
If you are touring the area on bicycle, Bike Friends can help you with puncture kits, drinking water, maps and more.