The fifth largest city of Denmark, Esbjerg, which has the most popular fishing harbor in the country, is an important seaside city. Located on the western coast of the Jutland peninsula, Esbjerg receives a fair amount of tourist traffic each year, on account of its natural beauty and several interesting sites.
Esbjerg is a city of international renown which can be accessed via air, sea, and road. There is an airport in the city itself which has regular flights to cities like London, Aberdeen, and some in Norway. For those coming from UK, traveling by ferry from Harwich may be an exciting option. Also, buses ply from Aarhus, Aalbory, and Sonderborg on a daily basis and connect Esbjerg to other towns in Denmark. Within the city, people get around on foot or by using buses. However, those wishing to avoid public transport can get a car for hire in Esbjerg and move about in the luxury of a private vehicle.
Esbjerg has a wealth of great art objects, some of which are world famous. The most well-known and striking of all is the sculpture called ‘Man Meets the Sea’, which was created by Svend Wiig Hansen to commemorate the city’s 100th anniversary as an independent municipality in 1994. Moreover, the Esbjerg Art Museum and the Fisheries and Maritime Museum have great exhibits displaying numerous historic works of art. Several art galleries dot the town as well, and exhibitions of paintings and sculptures by local and famous artists are organized several times a year. If one has planned a short trip to the city, they can hire a car in Esbjerg and visit these few places at least, to get a taste of the city’s artistic and aesthetic forwardness.
Esbjerg is blessed with some breathtaking natural surroundings which allow one to seek pleasure from several exciting outdoor activities. The Marbaek Area has marked hiking trails which are separate from the city’s safe and secure biking trails. Esbjerg is also great for bird-watching; Sneum Digesø is where birds of different species and distinct origin can be viewed together. For those who love water, Denmark’s biggest water-world awaits you here. Moreover, for those who get a car for rent in Esbjerg, two nearby beaches, Sjelborg Beach and Hjerting Beach, are perfect for recreational activities and water sports. The bottom line is, if one enjoys nature and sports, Esbjerg is the place to be.
An ideal location for tourist activity, a trip to Esbjerg will surely amount to a most memorable vacation with some unforgettably unique experiences. And if you are smart enough to get yourself a car for hire here, you will be sure to have an even better time!
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