Top things to do

Top Choice Amusement Park in Nykøbing F


Time-travel to the days of damsels and knights at this recreated early-15th-century medieval village populated by numerous costumed craftspeople at work. There's a daily roster of demonstrations, typically archery, …
Top Choice Beach in Marielyst

Marielyst Strand

Stretching around 14km along Falster's southeast coast, this paradise strip of dazzling white sand seems to be backed by nothing more than forest and a wide dune area topped by reed-grasses. In fact, amid the trees …
Top Choice Indian in Nykøbing F


Local diners rave about Dhaba's inventive Indian 'street food', which includes deliciously complex lamb masala and unusual salad-style plates like chicken tikka with fresh pomegranate served on purple coleslaw. Most…
Danish in Nykøbing F


Vinkælderen produces some of the most admired cuisine in Denmark's south islands, offering a very short, monthly changing menu, described and photographed on its Facebook page. Expect foraged Nordic elements and loc…
Danish in Nykøbing F

Czarens Hus

Decked with engraved portraiture, historic fittings and fireplaces, this superb old house is supposedly where Russian tsar Peter the Great dined in 1716 and is probably Denmark's longest-running restaurant. Dinner m…
Danish in Nykøbing F


Tuck into steaming bowls of mussels or deliciously generous smørrebrød lunches on Flamez' sunny floral terrace, then return to sip late-night weekend cocktails. Or dine on plaice, roast capon or Hereford beef with o…
Museum in Nykøbing F

Falsters Minder

Above Czarens Hus, but entered from the tourist office, this nicely presented local-history museum occupies one of Nykøbing F’s oldest houses. It displays costumes, toys, glass, ceramics and reconstructed 19th- and …
Medieval in Nykøbing F

Gæstgiveri Den Gyldne Svane

Once your eyes and ears have experienced the 15th century at the Middelaldercentret, give your taste buds their turn at this attached candlelit tavern-restaurant where you sit at wooden benches and dine on authentic…
Gallery in Nykøbing F


Nykøbing's unexotic skyline icon is a century-old water tower now containing a cafe, studio spaces for young artists and galleries on four higher levels. However, the greatest incentive to climb the 151 steps is for…
Cafe in Nykøbing F

Café Vandtårnet

This relaxed hang-out in the base of the 1908 water tower/gallery serves some of the town's best coffee at octagonal tables decorated with naive art or on the square outside.