Hi Backpackers, do you need affordable accommodation in Odense?
Odense is the third largest city in Denmark with a population of about 175,000. The City is also the largest on the island of Funen (Fyn in Danish) and is located in the centre of the country. Early records of Odense date back to 998 AD, which also makes it one of the oldest cities in Denmark.
No one knows why the City is called Odense, but it is very likely that the name originated from the mythical Viking era. Odense is best known as the birthplace of the Danish fairy tale writer, Hans Christian Andersen.
Below you will find a guide to many interesting places and attractions on the island of Funen. Learn more about nightlife, places to eat, museums, culture, shopping, attractions and much more.
Places to Eat in Odense
The more you know about Odense, the more you will hear positive expressions when people talk about the various cuisine on offer. Like Copenhagen and Aarhus, Odense does not come up short when it comes to fine dining or tasty inexpensive meals.
Danhostel’s English Facebook Page
Check out news and events in Copenhagen and other locations in Denmark when you visit our English Facebook page. Let us know what you would like to see and know.