Svendborg Tourism

Visit Svendborg - Best of Svendborg

Svendborg (Danish pronunciation: [ˈsʋÉ›nb̥ɒËË€]) 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.

    • Air Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • Svendborg: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Svendborg for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Svendborg.

    • Burglary and Theft 20.83 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.61 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 13.24 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.22 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 29.17 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.28 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70.83 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.35 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.56 (Low)
  • Living in Svendborg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Svendborg is 196.37 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.8 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.73 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.8 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 93.27 (High)
    • Health Care Index 85.65 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.8 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 115.66 (Very High)
    • 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 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.56 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 124.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 110.98 USD

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

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