Sailing a kayak

Kayaking around the South Fyn Archipelago

kayak on a beach

According to kayakers from all over Denmark, the South Fyn Archipelago is among the best places to go kayaking, with its scenic coastlines and wealth of small islands with protected bays, shallow waters and beaches where you can pull up your kayak and take a rest. The South Fyn Archipelago offers great facilities for your kayaking trip, including kayak rental, guidebooks, and accommodation options – check out the links below.

Suggestions for accommodation and kayaking routes

The Archipelago Map

The Archipelago Map is a map of the entire South Fyn Archipelago. It is easy to bring along on your kayaking trip – pick up the map for free at the tourist office.

The South Fyn Archipelago

Find information about all the great beaches, the archipelago islands, and how to get there.

Sea Kayak Guidebook

Includes tips and tricks for your trip as well as six maps, one small-scale map of the entire archipelago and five detailed navigational maps.

Book a shelter

Book a spot on a camping ground

Equipment and Courses

Nicus Nature

Kayaking courses for any skill level as well as kayak and SUP rental.

Lifeplan Kajak & Friluftsliv

Sea kayak and SUP rental, located on the beach by Hotel Christiansminde in Svendborg


Øhavsporten offers kayak training, courses, guided trips around the archipelago as well as equipment rental.

Ærø kajakudlejning

Ærø Kajak and SUP offers guided trips, 2-hour intro courses to kayaking and SUP, customised trips and courses, and IPP2 kayaking courses.