Bornholm Island is a very popular holiday destination.
Beautiful sandy beaches, varied landscape, many opportunities for sports, culinary specialties and many other attractions attract tourists to Bornholm.
To enjoy a successful holiday in Bornholm, we should consider the following.
Bornholm is an interesting place for holidays throughout the year due to the diverse nature and mild climate. Detailed information on the climate and weather on Bornholm can be found HERE.
Bornholm is primarily an island of holiday homes. The choice of holiday homes on Bornholm is huge, we offer the option of booking directly: on our website HERE
In addition, Bornholm has numerous campsites, campsites, apartments as well as shelters and primitive campsites.
Around Ronne, Allinge - Sandvig and Dueodde we can find several hotels where we can stay for a vacation.
To get to know the island as quickly and as best as possible, we've created interaktiv map of Bornholm, which has all the monuments, cities, attractions and accommodation. Map categories can help you choose the right place to spend your vacation and plan your trip to the island.
Most parking spaces on Bornholm are free of charge, however, they are limited in time (the relevant information on how long you can park in a given parking lot is provided under the parking sign). The use of such parking lots requires sticking an appropriate vignette in the form of a dial of a hand clock on the windshield of the car. The shields can be purchased at gas stations, tourist information, cost: approx. 10-20 DKK. Before leaving the car, set the hands on the vignette so that they indicate the current time. The car can be left in the parking lot for an hour, two or three - depending on the parking lot. After the agreed parking time, you should drive away or repack the car to another place and set the directions on the vignette again. There are also paid car parks in Bornholm. The cost of parking in a paid car park is approx. DKK 15 / hour.
Bornholm Island, which wants to live in harmony with the surrounding nature, supports the sustainable development of agriculture, and its ecological activities are visible at every step. The people of Bornholm want to be a sustainable, climate-friendly island community by 2035. They believe that a sustainable future for their island requires wise and sustainable use and conservation of shared resources. They call this approach Bright Green Island. Danes are very concerned about the natural environment, and they attach great importance to recycling. It is worth knowing that most glass and plastic packaging (beverage bottles, beer bottles, cans are returnable. They can be returned to special automated points at supermarkets. 1 package = 1 DKK - 3 DKK (depending on the type of packaging).
The official language of Bornholm is of course Danish. However, many residents understand and speak German and English. Knowledge of several friendly phrases in Danish will always be Bornholm-friendly.
As in all of Denmark – Central European Time.
There are no special rules for entering Denmark. All border crossings can be crossed without checking, but you should always have a valid ID or passport with you. If you travel by car on a ferry, you need a driving license and vehicle registration.
The currency of payment in Denmark is the Danish krone (DKK). For 1 euro we will receive around 7.5 DKK. Of course, there are many exchange offices for vacationers who can exchange euros. You can also pay anywhere with a payment card.
Bornholms police: Tel:114
Emergency doctor (in life-threatening situations): Tel: 112
24-hour pharmacy: Støre Torv 12, 3700 Rønne, Tel: +45 56 95 01 30
Dental Emergency: Tel: 1813
Emergency(Bornholms hospital): Ullasvej 8, 3700 Rønne, Tel: 1813
All addresses of pharmacies, doctor's offices and veterinary clinics can be found HERE
Bornholm offers a wide range of all daily necessities, and local products such as paintings, ceramics, glass, fashion and jewelry can be found in many workshops and galleries that sell directly.
Bornholm has a network of supermarkets such as: Brugsen, Netto, Spar, Kvickly and Fakta. While the large branches of Netto and Kvickly are particularly convincing because of the low prices, shopping in the branches of Brugsen in the small towns of Bornholm are more holiday-oriented. All supermarkets and shops can be found HERE
In addition to the main routes, on calmer roads we often come across small stalls without a seller. We can stock up on them with fresh vegetables or fruits, homemade cake, flowers. Prices are attached to the goods and must be obey. This tradition is based on trust.
The price of 1 liter of gasoline ranges between 11.00 and 12.00 DKK, for diesel we will pay around 9.90 DKK. Many gas stations do not have a cash register and you have to pay by card at the gas pump.
In all major cities of Bornholm we will find ATMs where you can withdraw money. Map of ATMs on Bornholm below or HERE.
Check the list of holidays in Denmark HERE.