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One of the places where the Viking Age can be experienced close at hand is the Viking fortress of Trelleborg, near Slagelse in West Zealand. In an area of natural beauty, are the impressive remains one of the Vikings' great ring fortresses...more
This is a historically important site to visit to help understand the significance this region and early inhabitants had on the developing world.
Organized “Community Living” with early roots of “Democracy” can be felt and understood.
A culture that sent “Explorers” into the world was...More
We were staying closeby with small kids, and were quite happy to see something free in Denmark for once... It was worth the trip. It is not very touristic, you have all the time to visit the spot. The website said there were activities for...More
We were on a road trip and made this stop along the way. It was a lot more than expected! The viking village was fun to walk through and there was lots to see. It was free as well. It was a great 10 minute...More
We say a picture of it on the way to Copenhagen and decided to visit it. It is only a 10 minute drive from the highway.
It is a small and compact Viking village which can certainly be used as a small break on your...More
On our drive from Billund to Copenhagen, we'd wanted to stop by the Trelleborg Ring Fortress, but it was a Monday and we knew it was closed. We decided to stop anyway, just in case there was even a small bit we could see. I...More
winds were blowing and the gras was covered with rime - we were the only persons on the spot: so it was quite easy to imagine to be a Viking by yourself
We liked the place not covered with all kind of action and advertisement...More
We were headed up to visit friends in Naestved and decided to do some exploring on the way. Trelleborg was going to be our "coup de gras". Staying in a summer house in Marielyst, we had some interesting scenery to see and old "churches" to...More
If you like Viking history, I'm sure you will love Trelleborg. You have a museum, with lots of information, a lovely souvenir shop, some activities for the kids, and then when you do get out to the ruins of the fortress itself, it's fantastic: it's...More