Bronce Age Barrows at "Oldtidshøjene" near Ydby Skjold

The ancient cemetery on Ydby heath is the country´s largest group of Bronze Age barrows counting 49 in all.

Take a walk around this area and sense history amongst the burial mounds that stretch right down to the part of the Limfjord, called Skibstedfjord.

Imagine Knud (Canute) the Great´s 1.000-strong fleet lying anchored there before sailing off on his expedition to England.

Opening hours
01/01/2011 - 31/12/2020 Monday - Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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Thy Turistforening info@thy.dk
 

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Ved: Kammersgaardsvej
7760 Hurup Thy

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    • Hanstholm
    • Sydthy
    • Thisted
    • Thy
  • Classification

    • Saint Hannes Cross
  • General facilities

    • coach/truck parking
    • dogs allowed
  • Sports activities

    • information board
    • marked-out routes
    • ranger-guided tours
    • walking route

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    Longtitude : 8.438045
    Latitude : 56.699605