Many of Roskilde’s key attractions are located near to Hvalso, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Ledreborg Palace and the Lejre Experimental Centre are just two of the interesting place to visit here. Two other popular spots that are located within a short distance of Hvalso are Skibby Kirke and Selso Palace.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. Spend a while admiring the exhibits at the Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde Museum and Glasgalleriet. Enjoy the fascinating artworks at the Museum of Contemporary Art and the West Zealand Art Museum in Soro.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the area’s beaches, for example Koge Beach in Koge. Pack all you need for a good time on the water with your partner and head to Selsmose Lake in Hoje Taastrup and Lake Soro in Soro.
A number of Roskilde’s attractions are in the Hvalso area, such as Roskilde Cathedral and Draby Kirke. Whatever your religious background, you'll love the serenity at sacred places like the Sankt Nikolai Kirke in Koge. Brush up on Roskilde’s history at Jaegerspris Palace.
When you’re ready to wind down after a busy day discovering the many charms of Hvalso, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Make reservations for the Comwell Køge Strand, Koge, the Taastrup Park Hotel, Hoje Taastrup, or the Comwell Roskilde.