The nature of the marshland and the wide expanses make the area around Ribe ideal for cyclists: no strength-sapping mountain stages here!
Visit the small, inviting villages around Ribe or take a bike ride along the dike. Maps and trip suggestions are available at VisitRibe.
Denmark by bike
If you are looking for a route planner for your next bike trip, then www.denmarkbybike.dk is ideal for you. Fill out your starting location and destination, and you’ll see a wealth of different routes to choose from. Download your chosen route or routes to the accompanying app, so they’re ready for use whenever you need them. If you’re simply looking for inspiration, then you can simply view the many wonderful routes all over Denmark.
You will find 16 signposted Panorama Routes along the west coast of Jutland. They follow or run close to the coast and the legendary West Coast Route. See all the Panorama Routes here. The route close to Ribe is called Vikings and the Wadden Sea, length 28 km. See a film from the route here.
West Coast Route
No other national route in Denmark contains contrasts as great as the West Coast Route. To the south, rich, flat marshland. To the north, steep and dramatic sand dunes. The West Coast Route is the story of man and sea. A 560-kilometre-long story about life on nature's terms. Go to West Coast Route. The route is signposted - follow the signs.