Rubjerg Knude, Skagen, Natur

North Jutland: Aalborg and Around

North Jutland, at the very top of Denmark's Jutland peninsula, is known for its special light and more hours of sunshine than anywhere else in Denmark, inspiring artists throughout the centuries. Aalborg is the vibrant regional capital with a large student population and a strong maritime history. Visit for dramatic art and iconic architecture or to experience the blossoming culinary scene. The landscape west and north of Aalborg is beautifully raw, with endless beaches, dunes, cliffs, heathland, and forests. Cap it all off with a trip to the northernmost point, Skagen, where two seas meet for an unforgettable natural experience.

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Gastronomy in North Jutland: A Place to Unwind

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The Outdoors in North Jutland: A Place to Unwind

North Jutland Instagrammed

Take a road trip around Denmark's northernmost coasts with Instagrammers @kim.ou and @hal_haines.

Utzon center, Aalborg

Adventures in Aalborg

Aalborg is a city full of contrasts, with a lust for life and all of its pleasures.

Culture and Heritage

Rich in Viking heritage and a favourite hang-out of Danish painters, North Jutland's cultural and historical offerings are many. 

Skagen

Natural Experiences

Stand in two different seas at once or climb Denmark's largest shifting sand dune.

Skagen – The Top of Denmark

Travel to the very tip of Denmark and you will find the idyllic village of Skagen. Outside the city limits, the wild nature is lined up with great adventures.

Kitesurfer Jammarbugten

Thy National Park

Denmark’s biggest and oldest national park lies on the North West Coast of Jutland.