Hirtshals Marina (marina)
It is rare to find such an attractive and centrally located marina as the one in Hirtshals, directly adjacent to the town centre, and the shopping str...
In North Jutland, you have plenty of options when it comes to maritime activities by or on the water. Go fishing by the lakes, rivers, and in the sea, go sailing, try your hand at surfing or rent a kayak or canoe. Your opportunities are many and exciting.
With the many fjords and coastlines, experiences by the water are a natural part of your holiday in North Jutland. Feel the maritime vibe and atmosphere in the many harbor villages. Each village offers unique experiences and characteristics. Set your sail for a sailing holiday and cruise around the North Jutland waters and visit the local areas.
There are plenty of marinas all over North Jutland, on the west coast, the east coast, in the Limfjord, and in Mariager Fjord. All the harbours have a cozy ambiance and extraordinary characteristics, such as the iconic red storehouses in Skagen. In the harbours of North Jutland, you will find delicious local restaurants, great shopping opportunities and an amazing vibe and atmosphere.
North Jutland encompasses all types of fishing and especially along the west coast, you have plenty of options to go on a fishing trip. Try your hand at pier and fjord fishing or visit one of the many streams, lakes, or put-and-take lakes. If you want to try your hand at deep-sea fishing, take a fishing trip to the Yellow Reef in the North Sea. The boats M/S Albatros and Star Ocean sail from Hirtshals, and in Thy.
Do not deceive yourself for a trip to Thorupstrand by Jammerbugten, where you can explore how traditional, sustainable coastal fishing is maintained by local fishermen. Fishing trips with the boat Nordsøen are offered here.
Apart from boat trips on the fjords or on the sea, it is possible to go on a canoe- or kayak tour. Canoes can be rented at Uggerby Stream, Voer Stream, and Lindenborg Stream. Each of them offers different routes throughout the landscape. Along the routes, you will find shelters and some of the coziest inns in North Jutland. Vestre Fjordpark in Aalborg, Lindholm Fjordpark and Mariager Fjord are also offering kayaks for rent and not only canoes.
Find all canoe and kayak rentals in North Jutland here.
You can also find great maritime experiences on land in North Jutland. The North Sea Oceanarium is a fun experience for the entire family, explore life under the sea surface, and learn about the sea environment and marine life at the largest aquarium in Northern Europe. The Limfjordmuseum in Løgstør is telling interesting stories about the cultural history of the Limfjord, whereas the Danish Shellfish Center on Mors focuses on seafood coming from the Limfjord.
During the summer, it is possible to join an interesting boat tour. Board one of the many tour boat in Northern Jutland, such as "The Swan" (Svanen) in Mariager Fjord, or go on a nice evening trip with Berta K from Nykøbing Harbor. The Limfjordmuseum near Løgstør is offering guided sailing trips on the Frederik den VII's canal und if you prefer to explore the Limfjord by yourself, then you can rent a GoBoat in Aalborg.
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Experience the area from the seasideTreat yourself to an unforgettable trip on the “paddle steamer” Svanen on the beautiful Mariager Fjord. Svanen sails all summer from Mariager, Bramslev Bakker, Hobro and Hadsund - combine your tour as you wish. Beverages and light meals can be purchased ...