Rent holiday cottage in Handrup
Holiday cottages in Handrup, Djursland and Mols, Denmark!
Handrup is situated by the nature area 'Mols Bjerge', right by the cove of Ebeltoft and only a few km from the cosy tourist town Ebeltoft. Between the 2 bathing towns Lyngsbæk and Egsmark, and right by the lovely beach of south coast of Djursland, you will find the holiday area Handrup.
Right behind Handrup, the preserved and spectacular nature area 'Mols Bjerge' (the mountains of Mols) with more viewpoints is located.
In Handrup and its neighbourhood you will find everything you need in order to have a relaxing, cosy and eventful holiday.
It is possible to shop and dine in the area, and Ebeltoft, only 6 km from Handrup, offers interesting sights, an abundance of special shops and a cosy town environment with cafés and restaurants.
Guest assessments from Handrup:
BeachThe beach of Handrup is a lovely, sandy beach with shallow water and a sandy bottom, which makes the beach very suitable for children. The beach is situated between a number of other good beaches in the bay of Ebeltoft, which also offers good conditions for surfers.
By Boeslum (9 km towards south-east) a wider beach is available, and here you can bring your car to the beach.
NatureExperience the nature along some of the small paths of the holiday house area, from which you can see the beautiful sunset over the bay of Ebeltoft among other things.
A couple of km towards north-east you will find 'Stubbe Sø' - the largest lake on Djursland. The lake has a fascinating bird life, as it is an important resting place for sea birds. The scenic, undulating forest areas 'Handrup Bakker', 'Skramsø Plantage' and 'Fruerlund Plantage' are all situated in this area as well.
Close to Handrup, the area 'Mols Bjerge' is located. The area is a magnificent and preserved nature landscape with a varying nature, a number of walking paths, grave mounds and a rich animal life. Thick forest is replaced by open moorland hills and you can enjoy the great views from the viewpoints 'Agri Bavnehøj' (137 m) and 'Trehøje' (127 m).
In an undulating terrain with a view of the cove 'Ebeltoft Vig' and the peninsular 'Helgenæs' the area 'Fuglsø Bakker' is situated.
ActivitiesSouthern Djursland offers good opportunities for anglers. Both Dragsmur and Øer, which are situated on each side of the bay of Ebeltoft, are good fishing spots for coastal fishing. If you wish to fish on the sea, it is possible to rent boats more places in the area, and furthermore, fishing trips onboard a fishing vessel are arranged from Ebeltoft.
The scenic landscape, surrounding Handrup, invites outdoor leisure activities.
Lovely experiences await you along the many walking, bicycle and bridle paths of the area.
Djursland has more beautiful golf courses. Near Handrup you will find the courses of i.a. 'Ebeltoft Golfklub' and 'Kalø Vig Golf Center'.
Worth a visitThe cosy, 700-years old town Ebeltoft is bursting with historic sights. Take a walk in the old part of town on the narrow, cobbled streets with lopsided houses and small, cosy shops.
An interesting museum of local history has been established in the old town hall.
The glass museum 'Glasmuseet' contains an acknowledged collection of modern, international glass art.
In 'Ree Park - Ebeltoft Safari' the animal species are divided on four continents, as they would be in nature.
The frigate 'Jylland' is the largest wooden warship in the world. The hull is 71 metres long, the spread of canvas is 1,881 square metres and it weights 2,450.
At 'Helgenæs Museum', situated in the vicarage, belonging to the church 'Stødov Kirke', an exhibition about the people of Helgenæs and their conditions of life is displayed.
In the animal park 'Skandinavisk Dyrepark' you will have genuine nature experiences. From the 250 metres long footbridge you can observe the bears in the amazing bear park (18 km).
Excursion spotsThe amusement park 'Djurs Sommerland' is a fun and interesting experience for the whole family. When the entry has been paid, you can make use of all activities for free (23 km).
An impressive sight awaits you in the aquarium 'Kattegatcentret'. Observe the fearful sharks at close range behind a thick pane of glass (28 km).
Moat, forest, fields and meadow scenically surround the castle 'Gl. Estrup'. The castle also contains a manor house museum and an agricultural museum (35 km).
The castle ruin 'Kalø Slotsruin' from the year 1313 is a famous tourist attraction. The ruin is scenically situated right by the cove of Kalø Vig.
Visit Århus, the 'capital' of Jutland, with the amusement park 'Tivoli Friheden', the open-air museum 'Den Gamle By', the music house 'Musikhuset', the small and intimate alleys of the Latin Quarter, the cosy pedestrian streets, the lively atmosphere by stream 'Vadestedet' as well as the forest 'Marselisborgskoven' (45 km).
Sol og Strand 2015
Author: Ann Winter
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