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===By train===
 
===By train===
*<nowiki>#</nowiki>79 from [[Frederikshavn]]
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The semi private Nordjyske Jernbaner [http://www.njba.dk/] railway runs between [[Frederikshavn]], interchange with the national railway system, and Skagen.
 
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===By car===
 
===By car===
====From Hjørring====
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The easiest option is following the ''E45'' highway to Frederikshavn and take national road ''40'' from there. To the port of hirtshals with ferry connections to Norway, catch road ''597'' Skagensvej/Hirsthalsvej and make a turn in the village Ålbæk.
Use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>35 to Frederikshavn. From there Use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen
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====From Hirtshals====
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Use road E39/55 to the roundabout right before the motorway. Use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>597 to Ålbæk. From there Use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen
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====From Frederikshavn====
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Use road #40 to Skagen
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====From Aalborg====
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Use E45 to Frederikshavn, from there use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen
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====From Germany====
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Use A7 to the danish border. From there use the E45 to Frederikshavn. From Frederikshavn, use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen
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===By ferry===
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====From Oslo and Göteborg====
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Take the ferry to Frederikshavn. From there use road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen. If you are not in a car, take train <nowiki>#</nowiki>79 to Skagen
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====From Kristiansand, Sandefjord, Bergen and Stavanger====
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Take the ferry to Hirtshals. From there take the E39 to the roundabout where the motorway starts. from there take road <nowiki>#</nowiki>597 to Ålbæk. From Ålbæk take road <nowiki>#</nowiki>40 to Skagen
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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*Fishing: The harbour in Skagen is a good place to fish, because of the two seas meeting at Grenen.
 
*Fishing: The harbour in Skagen is a good place to fish, because of the two seas meeting at Grenen.
  
*Sports:
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=== Sports ===
**Skagen Kultur & Fritidscenter: Indoor swimming, Handball, Volley, Badminton. Does also have a small restaurant.
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* Skagen Kultur & Fritidscenter: Indoor swimming, Handball, Volley, Badminton. Does also have a small restaurant.
**SkawBowling: A bowling center with 8 bowling lanes, pool tables, slot machines an a restaurant.
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* SkawBowling: A bowling center with 8 bowling lanes, pool tables, slot machines an a restaurant.
 
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=== Tours ===
*Tours: Skagen Turist arranges guided tours in Skagen
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* Skagen Turist arranges guided tours in Skagen
 
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* Bike rental: Bikes can be rented at Skagen Cykeludlejning [http://www.skagen-cykeludlejning.dk/ ]
*Bike rental: Bikes can be rented at Skagen Cykeludlejning [http://www.skagen-cykeludlejning.dk/ ]
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
  
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
*Brøndums Hotel: Prices starting at 87€ [http://www.broendums-hotel.dk ]
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* <sleep name="Brøndums Hotel" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.broendums-hotel.dk" checkin="" checkout="" price="Prices starting at 87€"></sleep>
*Color Hotel: <nowiki>****</nowiki> Prices starting at 106€ [http://www.skagenhotel.dk ]
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* <sleep name="Color Hotel" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.skagenhotel.dk" checkin="" checkout="" price="Prices starting at 106€"></sleep>
*Hotel Petit: <nowiki>***</nowiki> Prices starting at 83€ [http://www.hotelpetit.dk ]
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* <sleep name="Hotel Petit" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.hotelpetit.dk" checkin="" checkout="" price="Prices starting at 83€"></sleep>
*Aalbæk Gl. Kro: <nowiki>***</nowiki> Prices starting at 105€
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* <sleep name="Aalbæk Gl. Kro" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.aalbak-gl-kro.dk/" checkin="" checkout="" price="Prices starting at 105€"></sleep>
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==

Revision as of 14:53, 3 May 2009

Skagen is a town in North Jutland.

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Understand

Skagens main income is tourism. There's almost nobody in Skagen outside the school holidays. Skagen is the northernmost town in Denmark, with the northernmost point in Denmark; Grenen. This is where the the Baltic sea (Østersøen) and the North Sea (Nordsøen) meet.

Get in

By bus

By train

The semi private Nordjyske Jernbaner [1] railway runs between Frederikshavn, interchange with the national railway system, and Skagen.

By car

The easiest option is following the E45 highway to Frederikshavn and take national road 40 from there. To the port of hirtshals with ferry connections to Norway, catch road 597 Skagensvej/Hirsthalsvej and make a turn in the village Ålbæk.

Get around

Grenen, the northernmost point in Denmark. Use road #40 to get there. There is aprox. 2-3km from the parking lot to Grenen.

See

Do

  • Fishing: The harbour in Skagen is a good place to fish, because of the two seas meeting at Grenen.

Sports

  • Skagen Kultur & Fritidscenter: Indoor swimming, Handball, Volley, Badminton. Does also have a small restaurant.
  • SkawBowling: A bowling center with 8 bowling lanes, pool tables, slot machines an a restaurant.

Tours

  • Skagen Turist arranges guided tours in Skagen
  • Bike rental: Bikes can be rented at Skagen Cykeludlejning [2]

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

  • Brøndums Hotel, [3]. Prices starting at 87€.
  • Color Hotel, [4]. Prices starting at 106€.
  • Hotel Petit, [5]. Prices starting at 83€.
  • Aalbæk Gl. Kro, [6]. Prices starting at 105€.

Contact

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