Nordjylland is situated approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Aalborg and 140 miles (225 kilometers) northwest of the national capital Copenhagen.
Nordjylland is an inexhaustible source of tales of human endeavor and achievement; you’ll find loads to explore when you spend a few hours at its four wonderfully curated museums. Skagens Museum and Hobro Museum are just two of the area’s more fascinating museum day outs. The Museumscenter Hanstholm and the Drachmanns Hus are two other interesting museums worth adding to your itinerary.
To relax with locals on the waterfront, visit several of the most idyllic beaches and lookout points in Nordjylland. Lokken Beach and Hirtshals Beach are two of the more popular spots for sunbathing in this region. Blokhus Beach and Klitmoller Beach are the other fine beaches in the region.
To catch a glimpse of the striking wildlife in Nordjylland, drive out to some of its famous ecological reserves. Start by hiking through Grenen or Skagen Odde Naturcenter. They are among the most visited around the area. Bulbjerg and Raabjerg Mile are two more scenic spots in the area.
While in Nordjylland, grab your favourite seven iron and hit the area’s fabulous fairways. Ornehoj Golf Club and Frederikshavn Golf Club are two courses that will delight and challenge visiting golfers. True golf fanatics will also want to check out the fairways at Jammerbugtens Golf Club and Oland Golfklub.
Step back through the ages at these fascinating historic places in Nordjylland. Lindholm Hoje and Aggesborg are two of the area’s most visited heritage sites. Hanstholm II Bunker and Fyrkat Fortifications are two more heritage sites for insights into bygone days.
Escape the traffic and spend some time at one or two of the pleasant nature retreats of Nordjylland. Two of the most visited parks and gardens for locals and visitors are Laeso and the Rold Skov. Other great urban outdoor options in Nordjylland include Jesperhus Flower Park and the lovely Sandmilen.
Nordjylland is a treasure trove for art lovers so when you are in the city, make the time in your itinerary to visit the North Jutland Art Museum and the Grenen Art Museum. These are two exhibit spaces to take the family for a few hours of cultural exploration. Stroll around the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere or find a guide and learn about the art displays.