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Denmark - Haervej Trail

Hærvejen is an old 17th century road that goes through Jylland. Here we meet beautiful nature and lots of fantastic stories, which makes Hærvejen a very special riding experience. Hærvejen is going from  Viborg to the royal city of Jelling. We shorten the route a little and ride from Skive to Egted, about 150km in the saddle. We ride through some of Denmark's most beautiful landscapes with hills, valleys, meadows, lakes, streams, bushes, forest and heather. On the way we will spend the night in various guest houses and B & Bs.
Hærvejen is Denmark's oldest pilgrimage route, which stretches from Viborg via Flensburg to Hamburg in Germany. The route offers many interesting sights and exciting stories from old times. We look forward to taking you on an adventurous journey through Denmark from Viborg to Egtved. Beautiful nature and fascinating history make Hærvejen a very special experience.

7 days with 5 nights on Hærvejen and 2 nights on Rømø
Takes place in 10-16 October 2022
We start in Skive and end in Egtved. We follow Hærvejen through Central Jutland
-    Every day we ride about 20-30km
-    We live in different places, hostels, guest houses and private rooms in the countryside
-    We ride through the varied nature, through Morr, forests and fields

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Program

Day 1    30 min test ride Rømø
Day 2    ca. 23 km        Vranum Bed&Breakfirst, Viborg
Day 3    ca. 20 km        Midtjysk riding club, Kjellerup
Day 4    ca. 20 km        Bed&Breakfirst Kirkebjerggard  - Funder Kirkeby
Day 5    ca. 22 km        Tyklundgård Bed&Breakfirst - Bryrup
Day 6    ca. 32 km        Riis Holdidaypark, Givskud 
Day 7    ca. 27 km        We pack up and drive from Egtved back to Rømø

Day 1:
Check-in from 3 p.m. in Rømø. At 4 p.m. we meet in the stable and choose and test the horses. There is dinner in the Restaurant at 7 p.m.

Day 2:
Breakfast is available in the hotel from 7 a.m. At 9 o'clock we meet in the stable and prepare the horses and collect the equipment. We're going to Viborg, unpack everything and ride around the area together.

Day 3:
We ride through the famous Dollerup hills between Oak, beech and conifer forests. From a height of 63 meters one has a fantastic view of the southern and eastern part of the Hald lake, the third deepest lake Denmarks. Then take the the horses to the Midtysk
Riding club in Kjellerup.

Day 4:
Together we ride through the Kompedale plantation, one of the largest contiguous plantations in Jutland. The streets and avenues with their gravel roads and plants
are reminiscent of most American cities. We spend the night in Funder Kirkeby in a Bed & Breakfast.

Day 5:
It goes through Store Hjøllund Plantage to Hampen, where we stay at Tyklundgård Bed & Breakfast. Here there is the possibility of an excursion into the wilderness bath on the cozy farm. The Store Hjøllung Plantation mainly consists of Conifers and we can see the wildlife on land and marvel in the air. It can happen that you can see a wolf sneaking around.

Day 6:
This will be the longest stage of about 30km. We come through the little cozy town of Vrads with the most beautiful grocery store of the world. It continues through the fantastic nature. Among other things, through the Vrad, which is characterized by dunes covered by sand. We cross the forest Nedergårdund spend the night in a holiday cabin in the Riis holiday park.

Day 7:
We ride through Jelling, where we see the famous Jelling-stone from Randbøldal and we continue to Egtved. The driver is waiting here and the horses get picked up.

Day 8:
Breakfast and departure from Römö.

Dates and prices

DateDaysName of tripPrice from
16/10/20228Denmark - Haervej TrailEUR 1,315Book on request
25/06/20238Denmark - Haervej TrailEUR 1,315Book on request
15/10/20238Denmark - Haervej TrailEUR 1,315Book on request
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