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last remaining structure of an old royal castle

the area is very interesting to visit as it shows a great picture of the past. the local castle... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
allan-eimert
A lot of history made interesting

Vordingborg has created a fantastic place for children and adults to experience the history. You... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2019
tippelippe
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Reviewed 3 days ago

the area is very interesting to visit as it shows a great picture of the past. the local castle used to house the royal family in the midages and is locatedon a hill next to a small marina.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank allan-eimert
Reviewed July 30, 2019

Vordingborg has created a fantastic place for children and adults to experience the history. You can walk all around the old walls of the fortress and the goosetower in the middle has a very interesting story to tell. Everything is well documented. The place has...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank tippelippe
Reviewed July 28, 2019

The tower is very impressive to see, with its massive stone walls and immense scale. It is a must see if you are in the area.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 812thomas
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

The goose tower is pretty amazing. It’s worth visiting if you are in the neighborhood. The area around the tower is were the old castle were located. This is a unique, but different experience - see elsewhere. Enjoy!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MichaelWHansen
Reviewed May 2, 2018

The story of the Danish king, Valdemar, placing a goose on top of the tower to tell the invading Germans that Danes are not afraid of geese is amazing. Especially when you think that it was done some 650 years ago. Besides the one remaing...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mikael B
Reviewed May 14, 2017

This park area in the middle of Vordingborg offers experiences for the whole family. Rent an iPad and learn about its history, children can play many Viking games and there is a very good Viking Museum. It is a perfect spot for a picnic with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank marianoadavies
Reviewed July 11, 2015

Gåsetårnet is the largest remaining part of a one of the main middle age castles/fortresses in Northern Europe. The main seat of three generations of Valdemars (kings of Denmark around 1300-1400) this is the place that they gathered the Danish navy that concurred most of...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Jørgen Bo N
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