The Island Endelave

Endelave is one of Denmark’s finest islands when it comes to unspoilt nature 


Explore Endelave and experience a cosy, authentic island with lots of wild rabbits, a scenic landscape with great beaches and medicinal herbs.

Endelave has an outstanding wealth of plants, animals and different natural habitats. Here you will find tidal flats with a rich birdlife and wildlife, there is a large deciduous forest, a seal colony and not least lots of wild rabbits, which the island has become famous for. On Endelave you will find many of the different types of nature Denmark has to offer. 

Endelave Medicinal Herb Garden

Visit the medicinal herb garden and explore the healing herbs, which grow wild on Endelave, as well as the cultivated medicinal plants, which used to be grown in both gardens and monasteries. 

Guided tours of Endelave

Experience the island’s beautiful nature, rabbits and interesting history with island guide Tove Yde, who offers tours for groups of all sizes.

Endelave Medicinal Herb Garden's Café

Enjoy fresh, home-made food prepared with ingredients from the island. 

The Island Shop

Looking for exciting products from local manufacturers? Then visit The Island Shop in Endelave Medicinal Herb Garden.

Herb route on the island Endelave

Pick wild herbs on the island, and learn how to make your own herbal aquavit at Endelave Medicinal Herb Garden

Øvre - the tip of the island Endelave

Take a bicycle ride to Øvre, the tip of Endelave, and enjoy the unspoiled nature, lovely beaches and rich plant life.

Endelave Ferry

Take the ferry to Endelave and relax as the captain takes you safely to shore. In 2018 the ferry tickets are half price in week 19 to 26 and 33 to 35.

Endelave's beaches

Just off the inlet of Horsens Fjord, lies the charming rabbit-island of Endelave, where you get no less than 20 km of coastline with shallow, child-friendly water and four great recreational beaches.

Skippergården B&B

If you visit Endelave, why not stay the night and relax in one of Skippergården’s comfortable rooms?