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This is an old replica of a lighthouse. It is no longer used, however it is nice to see, and you... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
HellyWelly93
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Not much except for the view.

Arrived by cruise ship on a very windy and rainy day. We managed to reach the hill where... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

This is an old replica of a lighthouse. It is no longer used, however it is nice to see, and you get some really great views of the surrounding area. There is some seating and some toilets not too far away. There is also a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Arrived by cruise ship on a very windy and rainy day. We managed to reach the hill where Vippefyret is situated before the rains came down hard. It was extremely windy on the hill so we did not stay long. The walk through the small...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

The Vippefyr (tipping lighthouse) offers a great view over Kattegat and Skagen. It is lit once a year at bonfire night in June where a couple of thousand people show up.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Morten R
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We had a short visit to Skagen as part of a Baltic cruise ... arrived at 08:00 - nothing appeared to open until 10:00 So we decided to take a walk ... we came across this and took advantage of it's elevated position to take...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a very interesting site to visit. Very unique in its structure, Has a historic story to it that's very interesting.. Easy walk from town, right next to beach area. Make the climb up- nice visuals

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jlantern3
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s well worth the walk from Skagen centre to see this lighthouse. It’s most unusual & historic. From its elevated position you get great views over the rooftops of the town, out to sea, and towards the modern lighthouse. It’s also very close to a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Our group of 28 stopped by on our way to the point and sandworm. Tis the oddest type of lighthouse I've seen. It is quite unique and different. Certainly a photo op. While it is worth seeing if your tour stops, it isn't enough to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

I walked by this historical lighthouse on my way to Grenen. It's nice to look at and read its story if you happen to walk by but not a must see.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Martina1888
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We went all the way up to this special lighthouse - Vippefyret - for the first time. We have never seen a lighthouse like this before, and it is an interesting concept, but not something you spend a lot of time with.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SveinMilford
Reviewed July 25, 2017

If you have the time, do take a walk to this old-times lighthouse and a piece of maritime history. From the spot you also have beautiful views over Skagen.

Date of experience: July 2017
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