Sorø Tourism

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Sorø is a town in Sorø municipality in Region Sjælland on the island of Zealand (Sjælland) in east Denmark. The population is 7,866 (2016). The municipal council and the regional council are located in Sorø. Sorø was founded in 1161 by Bishop Absalon, later the founder of Copenhagen, and is the site of Sorø Academy (Danish Sorø Akademi). The Academy is an educational institution built in 1140. Also built that year was Sorø Klosterkirke, the church where Bishop Absalon and Margaret I of Denmark were buried (she was later moved to Roskilde Domkirke, Roskilde). Many people live in Sorø, but work either in the greater Copenhagen metropolitan area or in the town of Roskilde.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Sorø, Denmark. Explore Sorø travel guide before you plan your trip here. Sorø is located at a short trip away from Odense a major city in Denmark. Take a short trip from Sorø and set some time aside to explore the Odense. Dotted with places like The Little Mermaid Statue, Nyhavn, Stroget; it will definitely be a good idea. To reach Sorø, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Odense Airport. Tour packages of Sorø are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Sorø*

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