Lodbjerg Fyr i Nationalpark Thy ved solnedgang
Nationalpark Thy

Thy

National Park Thy is renowned for its wealth of fantastic nature and the area offers the opportunity to experience the wide open spaces and feel the sand between your toes, as well as providing lots of adventures in the natural surroundings.

In Thy you feel the presence of history everywhere. When you stand on one of the numerous protected burial mounds or visit the historic nature. Do not miss Bulbjerg, the only bird cliff in Denmark, and Cold Hawaii, the surfers' paradise in Klitmøller. In Hanstholm you will find bunkers from WW II and Østerild is home to the national test center for big wind turbines - and they really are big.

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Attractions and experiences

Thy is a true paradies for nature lovers. In the National Park Thy, the first National Park Denmarks, you can experience the openess of the nature North Jutlands which has been shaped by centuries of sand migration and created therefore a totally unique landscape. Experience the National Park by foot, bicycle, at the back of a horse or maybe during a guided tour.

Pure nature

If you are more interested in birds, then you have to see the Bulbjerg bird cliff. On top of the only limestone rock you can enjoy a fantastic view of the North Sea and explore many different bird species which are occupying the limestone cliff. Vejlerne, Northern Europe's largest bird sanctuary, is also worth a visit - here it is possible to observe the birds from birds towers.

Telt under stjernehimmel i Nationalpark Thy
Nationalpark Thy

Cold Hawaii is the term given to the stretch of coast between Agger and Hanstholm in Thy in North Jutland. Here you will find no less than 31 amazing surf spots. Cold Hawaii achieved its name because the wind conditions in the area are much like the one you will find in Hawaii.

Cold Hawaii KIA World Cup Surfing
Cold Hawaii
Copencold Hawaii

You will often find international surf events in Cold Hawaii, the World Stand Up Paddle Championship, CopenCold Hawaii and different World Cups have been held in the area.

 

Moreover, you can find the National Testcenter for large windmills in Østerild, Thy Cablepark next to Thisted for the water exiting ones, the North Sea Aquarium in Vorupør and the MuseumCenter Hanstholm, Northern Europe's largest fortifications from the second world war.

Thy has also a lot of cozy towns with the typical west coast atmosphere. Visit Thisted, the capital of Thy, the holiday towns Hurup or Hanstholm on the 'shoulder' of Denmark.

Where to stay in Thy

Whether you prefer hotels, inns, camping sites or holiday houses you are sure to find something for you in Thy

For more information contact VisitThy via email: info@thy.dk or via phone: +45 97 92 19 00

 

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Address

Store Torv 6

7700 Thisted

Coordinates

Longitude: 8.690175

Latitude: 56.95485