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Holiday destinations in North Jutland

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Towns and places in North Jutland

There are plenty of wonderful places in North Jutland, which are perfect for your next holiday destination. It is no surprise that this is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Denmark, in this region, you will have time to explore the open spaces, feel the sand between your toes, and to be together while enjoying life.

Tons of experiences lie at your feet in the most northern part of Denmark - from Skagen in the north to Mariagerfjord in the south, and from Thy in the west to Sæby in the east. Beautiful nature meets you at every turn, and hidden gems of culture and history are spread out over the terrain and in enchanting cities - do not miss out on the many exciting events, which you can find by clicking here.

Areas in North Jutland

Experience the fantastical areas in North Jutland, from the roaring North Sea in National Park Thy, to the calm waters of Mariager Fjord and the Island of Læsø in the east.


Impressive nature and spectacular experiences await you in the southernmost part of North Jutland, Himmerland.


An entry into nature, history, and active experiences, in Rebild, Rold Forest, and Rebild Hills.

The island of Mors - the gem of the Limfjord

Mors is an island in the middle of the Limfjord where wonderful holiday experiences are waiting for you. Mors is known for its amazing nature, which allows for an active or relaxing holiday.

The West Coast of North Jutland

Along the west coast of North Jutland you are enriched with many wide sandy beaches, roaring North Sea and cosy harbour and fishing villages.

The East Coast of North Jutland

The East Coast of North Jutland stretches from Skagen in the North to Øster Hurup near Mariager Fjord. All along the coast of the Kattegat Sea, you will find some of Denmark’s most child-friendly beaches and numerous cozy harbors towns.

Cosy islands in North Jutland

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City break in North Jutland

Explore the cosy towns and be enchanted by the magical atmosphere. In North Jutland, you will find lots of gems along the coast, beach towns, fishing villages, harbour and marina towns and much more, each with their unique twist.

Explore cosy towns

In North Jutland, you will find amazing towns all over. From Skagen in the North, known for the world-famous painters, the yellow houses and the unique light. Along the west coast, you will pass Lønstrup, Løkken and Blokhus, the popular beach towns with amazing and historic beach hotels.

Explore the town

Go explore the towns of North Jutland, you will find restaurants and cafés which will spoil your tastebuds. Go shopping in one of the many cosy towns or on the bustling shopping streets in Aalborg. Discover new cultural experiences in North Jutland's amazing towns.

Historical towns

North Jutland offers classical and modern architecture. Visit the yellow houses of Skagen, the cosy cobbled stone streets and half-timbered houses of Sæby and Mariager Fjord on the east coast. Or discover the one of a kind seaweed roofs of Læsø.

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Cosy towns in North Jutland

Explore one of the many towns and destinations in North Jutland. All-year-round you will find amazing and exciting activities. The roaring North Sea and the child-friendly Kattegat sea are the perfect backdrops for your next holiday. Bring the entire family on an adventurous experience, or go and reconnect on a couples holiday in romantic North Jutland. Here you will find time to discover new things, from cosy towns with lots of culture to nature with tales from the ice age. 


Photo: Mette Johnsen


Photo: Musikkens Hus

Øster Hurup

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Photo: Simone Bramante


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Nykøbing Mors

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Photo: Mette Johnsen

Hals and Hou

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