IHF Women's World Championship in Frederikshavn

Be a part of the fun and games during the World Handball Championships for women i Frederikshavn from december 5th. to december 13th.

The city will be brimming with players, supporters, locals and tourist all joining together to make the event joyful and fun.

Frederikshavn is the home base for the Norwegian team, so look out for cow bells and red/white/blue color.

Enjoy a ride on your bicycle in our area

Transportation to and from Skagen - Frederikshavn - Sæby

It's very easy to get round in our area, either by foot, bicycle, car or public transportation.

Skagen - the meeting of the two seas

Private rentals in Skagen

It's easy to rent a private room or house in and around Skagen. You'll get very close to the locals and really get to know the charming city.
Private rentals is an economical choice, and most places have linnen and cleaning included. It's always possible to cook your own breakfast, and a few places also include a full kitchen.

See the list below for possibilities.


Sightseeing and guided tours in Skagen - Frederikshavn - Sæby

Get the feel of our beautiful area and join a guided tour of either Skagen, Frederikshavn or Sæby - or why not - all three cities. You can either join one of the pre-arranged tours, or you can visit the local Tourist Office and ask for a personal tour, if you are looking for something special just for you.

Shopping on holiday

Summer Shopping

For a lot of people shopping is an important part of the holiday. You have time to wander the streets, and why not spoil yourself and your familiy with a new item of clothing, some jewellery, a good book or some local delicacies. 

Musikliv i Skagen

Live music in Skagen

In the high season and during holiday periods, you can always find a spot where live music is played. Even outside the season you can find places to listen to music and have a dance.

For more information, please click on one of the places below.

Museums and other sights

Do you like stories from the good old days and all kinds of folklore, then you'll like the choice we are presenting here.


Camping in Skagen, Frederikshavn og Sæby

Enjoy your holiday close to the beach, the dunes or the cities, either in your own caravan or in a rented cabin or caravan. You have plenty of quality campingsites to choose from in the Skagen, Frederikshavn and Sæby area.  

The sites all vary in size and entertainment, so it very easy to find a place to your taste.

Lokale råvarer plukket direkte i nauren

Local produce and specialities

When visiting Skagen, Frederikshavn and Sæby you'll find many shops seeling local homemade produce, from ingredients found in the surrounding area. Your tastebuds will be tickled and both your stomach and your palate will be pleased.

Bon appetite!

Art galleries and crafts

In both Skagen and Sæby you'll find a large number of galleries, workshops and boutiques. The shops have a varied selection and you'll often find the artists at work.

About us - Turisthus Nord Skagen - Frederikshavn - Sæby

Welcome to Turisthus Nord

In 2013 the three tourism associations of Skagen, Frederikshavn and Sæby merged to form just one association called Turisthus North.

With all forces assembled in Turisthus North, we have a strong organization and an even stronger collaboration platform across the three . Our primary goal is to profile and market Skagen, Frederikshavn and Sæby both in Denmark and abroad to bring more tourists to our lovely area.

Holiday Parks in Skagen area

Holiday in the Skagen area in a holiday center is the obvious choice!

Holiday houses in Skagen area

The Skagen area has the house or apartment for everyone - Whether it should be a small cottage in a natural area or a luxury holiday house.


Holiday adventures for kids

The youngest members of the family are perhaps those that can look forward to the greatest adventures in Skagen.

Find more at www.skagen.dk


Restaurants in and around Skagen

What you eat when on holiday is an important part of the overall holiday experience, and in Skagen fish and shelfish are of course on the menu. But, it´s not all fish and seafood, and we mustn´t forget traditional Skagen ham, organic Angus steaks or a wide range of other locally produced delicacies.

If you don´t fancy slaving over a hot stove when on holiday, the Skagen region´s many restaurants, cafés and inns offer a wide range of dishes.


Active holiday in the Skagen area

The Skagen area has a wealth of opportunities for an active holiday.

You can cycle, ride, hike and much more. And the coasts offer windsurfing, kite surfing, kite flying, angling, running and hiking.


Open industries in the Skagen Area

See f.ex. how sweet is created from start to finish - Visit the fishauktion in Skagen and see how it is done when the fish is sold - take a


Guided tours in the Skagen Area

On a guided tour along the harbour and through the old parts of Skagen - You will hear the story of the artist colony, traditions in Skagen and  the special architecture.

For ordering a tour in english and for more information - please contact the touristoffice.