Hvalpsund strand sommer blå himmel badebro Vesthimmerland

Vesthimmerland in North Jutland

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Vesthimmerland is especially known for the mussel town Løgstør - a cozy harbour village at the Limfjord - but there is so much more to explore.

South west of Aalborg, along the Limfjord you will discover Vesthimmerland. The region completes with maritime spirits, characteristic culture experiences and beautiful nature. With a view of the Limfjord you can enjoy one of the many local delicacies, often including mussels and oysters.

Activities and Experiences

You will find a variety of activities and nature experiences in Vesthimmerland. Visit the fantastic beaches, go cycling, hiking or enjoy a game of golf at one of the four golf courses, including the course Himmerland Golf & Spa. Explore all attractions in Vesthimmerland.


Herregården Hessel

On Hessel you sense the past. Hessel is the last thatched manor with four wings in Denmark. The first time we hear about the manor is in the year 139...

The Limfjord Museum

Between the Limfjord and Frederik the VII’s Canal is the Limfjord Museum, where you from April to October can get a wealth of experiences with the fjo...

Stoneage Center Ertebølle

The Stoneage Center Ertebølle contains a museum with an exciting exhibition - and some days you are able to participate in workshops. Exhibition show...

Guidede sejlture på Frederik den VII’s Kanal

Hver tirsdag, torsdag, fredag og søndag i juli og august, er der mulighed for at komme ud og sejle med Limfjordsmuseets turbåd, Grevinde Danner, hvor ...

Bicycle routes in Vesthimmerland

Vesthimmerland is abundant in bicycle friendly nature, with its moors and forests. Get on your bike and experience the beautiful nature up close. Read more about the routes here.

Walking and hiking in North Jutland

The nature of North Jutland is amazing and perfect for hiking or short walk! The beautiful coastlines, hills and forests offer unique viewpoints and nature experiences.

Taste Vesthimmerland

Vesthimmerland is known for its great mussels and experimental gastronomy. Especially the town of Løgstør - which often is referred to as the mussel-town, has a wide range of great places to eat. Visit Kanalfogedens Køkken and Restaurant P.O.L.O, some of North Jutland's best restaurants. If you love seafood and shellfish, you have to visit this region and the annual Mussel Festival in Løgstør. Explore all possibilities.

Towns in Vesthimmerland

What can you expect to find when you visit one of the many charming towns of Vesthimmerland? All the towns have different characteristics, but you are sure to find charming nooks, relaxing atmosphere, and happy and welcomming locals. Explore the towns of AarsFarsøAalestrup or Hvalpsund

Løgstør i båd


Holiday homes, camping, shelters, hotels or Bed & Breakfast, the opportunities are many in Vesthimmerland, explore the options here.

Landal Rønbjerg Holiday Park

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Pampering at Himmerland Golf & Spa

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More inspiration

Contact VisitVesthimmerland for more information about the area and your next trip to Vesthimmerland.

Phone: +45 53 88 79 99

E-mail: info@visitvesthimmerland.dk