North-western Jutland - the Danish Riviera

Rent holiday cottages in NW Jutland

All the way from Skagen in the north to Agger in the south you can experience some of the finest, whitest and broadest sandy beaches in Northern Europe. Small, picturesque holiday towns are situated all the way along the coast. Some places it is still possible to watch the fishermen as they drag their boats up on the beach, as it has been done for hundreds of years.

At Grenen, the northernmost point of Denmark, you can place each of your feet in different oceans, The Skagerak and the Kattegat.

Anywhere along the coast you can enjoy some of the most scenic sunsets over the North Sea.

 
NW Jutland

All the way from Skagen in the north to Agger in the south you can experience some of the finest, whitest and broadest sandy beaches in Northern Europe. Small, picturesque holiday towns are situated all the way along the coast. Some places it is still possible to watch the fishermen as they drag their boats up on the beach, as it has been done for hundreds of years. At Grenen, the northernmost point of Denmark, you can place each of your feet in different oceans, The Skagerak and the Kattegat. Anywhere along the coast you can enjoy some of the most scenic sunsets over the North Sea.

 

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Culture

With its quite unique light, the top of Denmark has attracted artists from the whole world. Around the beaches, in the dunes and in the harbours you can observe some of the old bunkers from World War II.

Nature

Our holiday homes in Northern Jutland are often situated right in the middle of the genuine nature and close to the wide sandy beaches by the North Sea. Here you can rent a holiday home e.g. close to one of the popular, nice beach towns of Blokhus, Løkken or Lønstrup. You can pick and choose among various kinds of housing and if you rent a luxury holiday home with a pool, you will have your private water park for the holiday. You can also add some luxury and wellness to the holiday in a holiday home with a whirlpool and a sauna. Our holiday home rental in Skagen offers a wide range of holiday homes and flats. Live right in the wonderful nature on Skagen or rent a holiday home or a flat in the town of Skagen and experience the beautiful atmosphere and the streets humming with life in the summertime.

Cities/Towns

Skagen: Experience the 600-years-old provincial town and the beautiful town environments with the idyllic yellow houses, the atmosphere in the lively fishing harbour and the marina as well as Grenen, the spot where Kattegat and Skagerak meet. Blokhus/Løkken/Lønstrup: In these holiday towns along the west coast of Jutland the atmosphere is almost exotic. The towns offer an abundance of cosy cafés, restaurants and shops. At night you can enjoy the cheerful light life on the different bars and discotheques. Aalborg: The old town center of Aalborg offers galleries, shops and the legendary street Jomfru Ane Gade, Denmark's longest amusement street with restaurants and bars. Read more on www.visitaalborg.com. Thorup Strand/Vorupør/Klitmøller: These small, cosy fishing hamlets are located along the southern part of the bay Jammerbugen. According to local traditional practice, the fishing boats are still drawn up on land here after the fishing trip.

Activities

The high velocity of wind and the large waves make the area a paradise for surfers. Enjoy the impressive sight of the colourful windsurfers along the coastline. Besides bathing by the beaches, which are often awarded with the environment flag 'Blue Flag', hang-gliding and beach volley are also popular activities here. Inland, sheltered by the dunes, you can ride your bicycle or hike in the many lovely nature areas or along the path 'Vestkyststien', play golf, ride on horses, fish etc. You can also visit farms or observe some of the many artists of the area as they work in their workshops and galleries. North western Jutland is a musical oasis in a class of its own with various music festivals throughout the summer.

Excursion spots

Nordsøen Oceanarium in Hirsthals is Northern Europe's largest aquarium with sealarium - www.nordsoenoceanarium.dk. Fårup Sommerland & Aquapark is a diverting amusement park for the whole family - www.faarupsommerland.dk In Aalborg Zoo you can meet 800 animals from all over the world - www.aalborgzoo.dk Experience the impact of the sand drift on the 90 m high Rubjerg Knude near Lønstrup. For bird enthusiasts the sanctuary Vejlerne by the Liim Fiord as well as Denmark's only bird cliff, Bulbjerg, are worth visiting. Experience the music festivals of the area - f.ex. folk festival in Skagen, Nibefestival, Løkken Koncert, Grøn koncert and accordion get-together in Bindslev.

 

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