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If you’re interested in Birds and Nature this is the place

A walk around the lake is about 5 km long. You can book a shelter if you want to stay for the... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Kate Kock J
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Risskov, Denmark
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Wow.

Great outdoor activity. Many exotic birds that are easy to spot even without binoculars. The... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2017
MirjaE19
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Finland
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Jul 15, 2018
“If you’re interested in Birds and Nature this is the place”
Jul 22, 2018
“A nice stroll along a lake”
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

A mediumsized lake with a lot of swans when in season. Grass, rush and shrubs line the lake. The walking path around the lake is about 5 km long. The path is fine for walking, running and biking, but not rollerskating. There is asphalt half...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

A walk around the lake is about 5 km long. You can book a shelter if you want to stay for the night. I can recommend a visit to this place because it is interesting and gives you time to contemplate at the same time....More

Thank Kate Kock J
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Great outdoor activity. Many exotic birds that are easy to spot even without binoculars. The surrounding nature is also fantastic, especially in the south and western side of the lake. There is also a possibility to sleep, they recommend to book a spot beforehand online...More

Thank MirjaE19
Reviewed January 28, 2017

This man made bird/nature oasis used to be wetlands. Now it's a free park with lots of opportunities, from 5/10-K running router to public shelters with bonfire.

Thank Mortenhoegh
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Egaa Engsø is a lake with a lot of birds including eagles. The lake is surrounded by a 5 km path for walking, running and biking.

Thank birgitteespersen
Reviewed July 17, 2016

It takes approx. 1h30 to walk around this pound (including some short stops). We saw over 15 different species of birds in our afternoon stroll. A must if you love birds and even if you don't, the walk is still very pleasant. Bring water to...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This i a great place to walk around the lake, summer or winther. It takes you about 45 minutes to an hour, depending. Lots of people are running here or walking there dogs.

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed June 15, 2016

With swans, geese and eagles this is an amazing spot just 30 min. on bike from the center of Aarhus, or around 20 minutes by bus. There is a walking path around the lake. Only disadvantage is that the northern shore is so close to...More

1  Thank DahlDenmark
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Go to Egaa Engsø to relax. You can either go for the full 6 km all the way around the lake and enjoy the variety of nature experiences. There is also a shorter walk to a watch tower (open to the public) where you can...More

Thank Hanne N
Reviewed February 17, 2016

When you get the time it is for using it with great long walk around this lake watching all the sourroundings you will like.

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From train Station Aarhus go by bus 13 Risskov.
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