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Holiday in Lønstrup

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What can you experience

Out by the Danish Northwest coast you'll find the charming fishing village, Lønstrup.
Close to beautiful beaches og nature, and just a brisk walk to Rubjerg Knude lighthouse - Denmarks most famous landmark - makes this idyllic destination perfect for those who appreciate the authentic feeling.

And it gets better:

With Skallerup Seaside Resort near by, you'll find activities for the whole family the entire year!

Your holiday in Lønstrup

The small fishing village has retained its charm and identity. Surrounded by wonderful nature, the artistic town lies behind the high dunes. here, you will find different, exciting arrangements and activities all year.

Plan your vacation with the cozy accommondations and excellent taste experiences below.  

shopping

Shopping in Lønstrup

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Practical information

Are you getting ready to visit the charming fishing village, but just need to get the last things sorted out? With the Lønstrup-guide and our information below, you can make sure that you got everything in order for your perfect holiday.

Lønstrup guide

The Lønstrup guide 2022

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Lønstrup Turistbureau

Information

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More about Lønstrup

Here you can immerse yourself in Lønstrups amazing gems and the characteristics that makes up the great destination that is Lønstrup.

Experience two sides of one gem

Lønstrup is buzzing of life and gets visited by many holiday guests. In winter, you can enjoy the peace and silence. The unspoiled and rough nature offers unique nature experiences and allows you to recharge your batteries.
The people of Lønstrup has through generations been getting their supplies from the Western sea. But every year the sea is slowly eating away the dune on which the city lies. 

It's harming the city, but also one of our favorite attractions:

The lighthouse Rubjerg Knude is one of Northern Jutland's greatest tourist attractions. It is placed right on the edge of the impressive wandering dune Rubjerg Knude. From top of the lighthouse you will get one of the most amazing views over the North Sea and Vendsyssel. But the lighthouse was in danger of falling into the sea, as the rough nature and autumn storms carried off the dune and the lighthouse moved dangerously close to the edge.

Therefore, in 2019, they chose to try to move the lighthouse further into the dune to preserve it. The task was carried out by a local bricklayer.

Rubjerg Knude

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Craftspeople in Lønstrup

Within the rough nature which characterizes Lønstrup, arts and crafts can be found. Lønstrup is the town in Denmark with the highest concentration of craftspeople as the nature serves as an inspiration for them. Their open workshops give you the unique possibility to get really close to art.

In the 1970s, the first craftspeople came to the city and contributed in giving Lønstrup attractiveness. Many craftspeople passed their handcraft on to their children and today we experience a mix of generations working together side by side in the open workshops. Many of the craftspeople that learned in Lønstrup decided to stay and to open their own workshop. This contributes to a special community with possibility to cooperate and develop.

Find craftspeople and their workshops

Find galleries

kunsthåndværker

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Get a tour of Lønstrup

This gem is definitely a place to see! So we sent a bunch of people to Lønstrup on Puch Maxis and filmed it, so you can see what you're missing. Check out the video below or read more about their trip here.

Bare ude vestpå - Lønstrup
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Inspiration to your trip

Shopping in Hjørring
tog i byen
The Lønstrup Cliffs
The Lønstrup Cliffs
Loenstrup church
Loenstrup church
Lønstrup Café Bio
Lønstrup Café Bio
Lønstrup Redningshus
Lønstrup Redningshus
BOUNTY Lønstrup
BOUNTY Lønstrup

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