Here are our recommendations for a visit to Odense that does not blow your budget. Visit our beautiful Gothic cathedral, take a walk along the river, take a dip in the harbour bath or the open-air bath(summer) and join the watchmen as they make their evening rounds in the historic quarter.
They could see she was a real Princess and no question about it, now that she had felt one pea all the way through twenty mattresses and twenty more feather beds. Nobody but a Princess could be so delicate. Hans Christian Andersen
In the Footsteps of Hans Christian Andersen
Many of the buildings and places that were significant to H.C. Andersen can still be seen today. Follow in the footsteps of our famous author - quite literally, there are footprints along the entire route - and see the places / buildings in Odense related to our most famous citizen.
Find the Fairy Tale Sculptures in Odense
In Hans Christian Andersen's home town, Odense, you can see the characters from his fairy tales come to life all over the city; In parks and streets and alleys you will find sculptures by various artists, all of whom have been inspired by the author's writings.
Are you travelling with children?
Many attractions are free for children and young people under 18.