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Explore North Jutland

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Looking for new horizons this christmas? Just one hour from Amsterdam lies Aalborg, the gate to Denmark's north!

Christmas markets and events

Christmas in the Zoo
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Christmas in the Zoo

Christmas lights, delicious Christmas delights, a beautiful garden and, of course, fascinating animals! Experience Aalborg Zoo during the Christmas.

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Christmas Market in Aalborg
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Christmas Market in Aalborg

Once again, you can find the Christmas market at Gammeltorv. The stands offer all you need to get into the holiday spirit. Don’t let the cold keep you away – there is warm glögg.

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Outdoor ice skating rink
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Outdoor ice skating rink

Every winter, the C.W. Obels Square is turned into a winter wonderland when the ice skating rink is being set up. Here, it is possible to try ice skating or to visit the christmas market which is near...

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Skagen Kunstmuseum

Things to do in North Jutland

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Don't miss

Explore the 5 must-see attractions in the north of Denmark. Dip your toes in both seas at the same time, enjoy fantastic modern and historic artworks and savour every bite at the many fantastic restaurants! Where will you visit first?

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Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg

Kunsten is like a sculpture growing out of the greenery around it to create a beautiful frame for world-class art. Every year Kunsten welcomes countless guests to explore the collection of modern art....

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Street art i Aalborg
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Street art in Aalborg

Go exploring in Aalborg and discover all the great new street art the city has to offer.

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Skagens Museum
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Skagens Museum

Skagen’s Museum is an internationally reputable museum dedicated to the painters of Skagen, the artist colony with painters such as Krøyer, Anna & Michael Ancher, Tuxen and others, who settled in Skag...

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Grenen in Skagen
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Grenen in Skagen

Grenen is Denmark's northernmost point and a unique natural phenomenon, it is where the two seas Skagerak and Kattegat meet, and the waves culminate with each other.

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Råbjerg Mile
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Råbjerg Mile

The Dune of Råbjerg Mile is the largest migrating dune in Denmark. You can’t avoid sand in your shoes after a trip in the “mile”, but in return you will be greeted by a sight you will not find anywher...

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Experiences

Getting around in North Jutland

You can easily get around the city by foot or public transport. There are excellent bus and train connections to the other parts of North Jutland, for example the direct train to Frederikshavn and Skagen. If you want to have your own car during your visit, car rental options are readily available at Aalborg Airport.

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