Jutland East Coast

Danish regions: Jutland East Coast 

With rolling hills, sandy beaches and coastal woodlands, the Jutland east coast offers a varied landscape and a wide choice of attractions, not least in the historic shire of Djursland with one of Denmark’s largest concentration of family holiday experiences. 

Old Skagen

The town of Skagen is known for its gourmet seafood, windswept sandy beaches and classic seaside hotels. The town is divided into Old Skagen (Højen) to the west and the fishing town of Skagen to the east. Among the town’s attractions is the Skagen Museum, which is dedicated to romantic paintings of local seascapes by the Skagen Painters. 

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Cities and towns in Jutland East Coast

Getting to and from

Nearest airport

Aalborg Airport

Aarhus Airport

Sønderborg Airport (domestic)

Public Transport: Plan your travelling route with the travel planner www.rejseplanen.dk

Ferry: Find your ferry route on www.faerge.dk

Other tourism websites:


Things to do in East Jutland

Make Aarhus your base so you can explore museums like ARoS and the Old Town Museum. Or head to East Jutland's wonderful countryside for hiking and canoing.