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Good place for undemanding walk

The Sorø akademi is surrounded by vast wooded gardens, great place for a walk and safe place for... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Aalborg, Denmark
A provincial gem not to be overlooked

We went there on a beautiful spring day, cool but sunny. It takes about an hour to get to the... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2016
Niels E
Birkerod, Denmark
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Jun 18, 2018
“Good place for undemanding walk”
Apr 25, 2016
“A provincial gem not to be overlooked”
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The Sorø akademi is surrounded by vast wooded gardens, great place for a walk and safe place for the kids to run around. Good view of the lake.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

We went there on a beautiful spring day, cool but sunny. It takes about an hour to get to the little city of Soro from Copenhagen center, either by car or by train. I cannot recommend the trip highly enough. One hour is enough to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed March 24, 2016

Visited these beautiful grounds on a crisp day with blue skies.Great area to take photos and spend time wandering around the lake.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed September 3, 2015

After visiting the beautiful church in Sorø, it's a good idea to take a stroll in the garden nearby. It's a big park, in english style, with many old trees, the Rhododendrons are huge. The garden presents also a fine collection of Agapanthus and Fuchsia...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Mireille H
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Although you may not need many breaks driving to Copenhagen, Sorø is a small gem worth visiting. The garden of the Academy is beatiful and well designed. The Church one of Denmark's most historical, and you can walk around the lake in less than 90...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Reviewed August 22, 2013

The 'Akademihaven' park was originally a monastery garden, which back in the 12th century was among the largest in Europe. In the 17th century, when the monastery had been turned into a knights academy, it was transformed into a park in french baroque, but has...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

This garden surrounding Sorø Akademi is definitely worthwhile visiting. Enjoy the garden design and bring your picnic basket to watch the lake and the sunset, while enjoying all the nature's beauty.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Henrik L
Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Beautiful garden and remember to visit the church to. The new artmuseum is also worth a visit. Sorø is a very nice town, with a beautiful lake and a very famous icecream shop, Emil' Chokolade

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Peter A
Reviewed July 12, 2013

Soroe Academy has a history dating back to the 12th century when Archbishop Absalon founded a Cistercian Abbey on its grounds. The Academy is in a beautiful parklike setting on the shore of Lake Soroe with huge old trees, weeping birches, rhododendrons, and a marvelous...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank areview28
Reviewed October 11, 2012

This is an amazing and beautiful garden in historical, well-kept and special surroundings, situated in the Park of the Academi and with the lake, old beautiful buildings and an excellent designed park. You wont regret visiting this special place

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Henrik L
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