Cycling holiday - active holidays for everyone

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.

Mountain bike trails

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.

Experience the Little Belt area by bike

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

Cycling Routes 1-10 km

Tours for everyone, families as well as serious cyclists.

Cycling Routes 10-30 km

The charming Church cycle route will take you all over the countryside and into the small communities with idyllic scenery.

Air in the tyres and cultural knowledge – at the same time

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.

mountainbike Lillebælt, Fredericia

Mountainbike Trails

Find several mountain bike trails within an hours drive from the Little Belt area.

Bicycle Repairer Middelfart/Fredericia

Bicycle Repairs

If an accident occurs and your bike has a puncture or needs other repairs, help is fortunately close at hand.

Bicycle Hire Fredericia/Middelfart, Denmark

Bicycle Rental

You can rent bicycles at many different places in the Lillebælt area.

Cycling holidays in the Little Belt 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 

Bed + Bike certified accommodation

Accommodation that has a Bed + Bike certification must live up to a number of requirements. Read more here.

Bike Friends by the Little Belt

If you are touring the area on bicycle, Bike Friends can help you with puncture kits, drinking water, maps and more. 

Restaurants and Cafés in Middelfart

Eating Out, Pubs and town life

Relax completely and indulge in good food in the area's attractive restaurants and coffee shops.

Packed lunch/Sandwich

Packed lunch/Sandwich

Buy it from one of our local butchers and take quality food along for the ride.