Fanø is a Danish island located between Mandø and Skallingen, famous throughout northern Europe for its idyllic landscapes. With miles of sandy beaches, Fanø has become one of the most popular holiday resorts in Denmark.
The island is 16 kilometers long and has over 3,300 permanent residents. Fanø holiday rentals enjoy great popularity among tourists of all ages and nationalities. The island's western shore is made up of beaches, but there is also a small pine wood. There are lots of bicycle paths and bicycle rental outlets on the island, so it is easy to explore the beautiful surroundings whilst keeping fit and active. Sports enthusiasts can indulge in horse riding, golfing, kite flying, cycling and swimming. Other recreational activities include hiking and volleyball. A large number of summer houses were built on the island in the 1960s and 1970s to accommodate the increasing demand from thrill-seeking tourists. If you like natural beauty from your holidays, look no further than the rolling green hills and wide open pastures of Nord-Pas-de-Calais Holiday Rentals.
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The landscape of the region consists of dunes and clay soils. The island was formed from pole desert sand from the last glacial period. The clay grounds are partially used as pastures. Fanø is extremely picturesque and features quiet forests, windmills and country houses. This small island is visited by over 30,000 tourists every summer. Fanø holiday rentals are among the most popular accommodation options on the island. Visitors can rent luxury holiday houses with jacuzzi and private pools, studio apartments located on the beach, and wooden homes with rustic furnishings. Most properties are newly renovated and feature premium amenities. Tourists who are looking for Fanø holiday cottages will not be disappointed. The island is famous for its two sailor towns and beach activities. Fanø also boasts numerous golf courses situated in magnificent scenery. Sports enthusiasts can go to one of the newly-established outdoor and indoor tennis courts, exercise at the gym, or rent horses and ride on the beach or in the woods.
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Many tourists visit the idyllic old villages of Sønderho and Nordby and some of them attend the numerous popular church concerts on the island. There is also a squash court and an indoor swimming pool for children. Fanø boasts some of the most skilled amber craftsmen and jewellers. At the Fanø Tile Museum, tourists can admire traditional ceramic tiles from the 17th century and admire traditional costumes during the Fanniker Days festival. The island's varied landscapes and crystal waters attract many tourists to Fanø every year. While watching birds and seals, visitors can get in touch with their fascinating habitat and learn more abut the island's fauna. Fanø is an ideal holiday destination for families with children, nature lovers, and active individuals looking for outdoor fun and physical challenge. Another excellent European holiday destination in which to practise sporting activities is Alsace Accommodation.