Svendborg Tourism

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Svendborg (Danish pronunciation: [ˈsʋɛnb̥ɒːˀ]) is a town on the island of Funen in south-central Denmark, and the seat of Svendborg Municipality. With a population of 26,672 (1 January 2014), Svendborg is Funen's second largest city. In 2000 Svendborg was declared "Town of the year" in Denmark, and in 2003 it celebrated its 750th anniversary as a market town. By road, Svendborg is located 195 kilometres (121 mi) southwest of Copenhagen, 183 kilometres (114 mi) south of Aarhus, 44.2 kilometres (27.5 mi) south of Odense, and 28.5 kilometres (17.7 mi) south-southeast of Faaborg. Svendborg is home to the “Naturama” museum, which holds a wide variety of stuffed animals from birds to bears. The largest container ship company in the world, A.P. Møller-Mærsk has its origins in Svendborg, in the "Villa Anna".


Svendborg in Denmark offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Svendborg, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Odense. Take a short trip from Svendborg 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 Svendborg, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Odense Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Svendborg.

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Facts and Stats for Svendborg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Svendborg

    Know the pollution level of Svendborg before you plan your visit.

    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Living in Svendborg - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 83.49 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 8.62 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Svendborg

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Svendborg

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.04 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 122.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 113.29 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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