The Marguerite Route: North Jutland

The top of Denmark is an island, split from mainland Jutland by the Limfjord, the biggest fjord in Denmark. In North Jutland you will find a very special light and more hours of sunshine than the rest of Denmark. The landscape is full of contrasts with endless white beaches, sand dunes, cliffs, heathland and forests. The route follows the coastline that surrounds North Jutland and gives great opportunities to experience various aspects such as small fishing villages, stunning nature and historical mounds and monuments.

The Marguerite Route: North Jutland

The top of Denmark is an island, split from mainland Jutland by the Limfjord, the biggest fjord in Denmark. In North Jutland you will find a very special light and more hours of sunshine than the rest of Denmark. The landscape is full of contrasts with endless white beaches, sand dunes, cliffs, heathland and forests. The route follows the coastline that surrounds North Jutland and gives great opportunities to experience various aspects such as small fishing villages, stunning nature and historical mounds and monuments.

Just follow the signs

  The marguerite route is easy to follow.
  The route is not the fastest, but it is    
  the most picturesque in Denmark.
  Follow the signs by the roadside to stop by   the best attractions Denmark has to offer.

                                                                            Marguerite route logo, Denmark

Hotel Skibssmedien is located as a beautiful oasis in the centre of Skagen, surrounded by the pulsing life of the harbour and the town.
Hotel Chagall is situated on the main street of Ålborg and is not far from the many attractions this area has to offer.
Hotel Dronninglund is frequently mentioned in Danish history and today this former nunnery and castle is a modern hotel and restaurant.

North Jutland Facts

  - Population: 495,090
  - Known for: Great architecture and  
     beautiful coastline
  - Biggest city: Aalborg (pop. 197,426)
  - The city of Aalborg has its own airport
  - Distance by car:
     Aalborg-Billund Airport: 2h 05 min