Østerstrand is Fredericias popular and child-friendly beach.
The beach is close to the city center and pedestrian zone, and throughout the summer it is a natural gathering point for the city's citizens and tourists.
Østerstrand has Blue Flag as proof of a clean beach. Bathing water meets the strictest criteria and thus has the best bathing water quality a beach may have.
On the beach there is an exciting and active beach life with a beach café, campfire sites, beach volleyball court and beach soccer field. During the summer vacation, the Trygfonden lifeguards are present with surveillance, advice and guidance from their beautiful tower.
it is possible to jump into the water from the Circle Bridge or one of the other three bathing bridges. On Østerstrand there is also the Badesneglen. The bathing ladder is a facility dedicated to bathers with visual impairment or e.g. families with children who wish to bathe under safe conditions. The bathing ladder consists of a number of poles in the water, with a rope mounted between the water and back to the beach.
There is also the opportunity to attend morning gym and yoga on the activity floor or be active with fitness training under the training pavilions.
From May to September, the outdoor swimming pool is ready for use and is used extensively by athletes and associations.
On Østerstrand you will find Trygfonden's lifeguards on the beach during the summer vacation. You can ask them for advice and get more information. However, remember the responsibility is always yours - even when there are lifeguards on the beach! Your children are your responsibility.