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Town of Skagen

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Address: Skagen, Denmark

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Friendly little beautiful place !

Northern most tip of Denmark, Skagen offers a breathtaking view of the blue green sea. Grenen is the place where you can take in the beauty of the sea...... Walking along the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Northern most tip of Denmark, Skagen offers a breathtaking view of the blue green sea. Grenen is the place where you can take in the beauty of the sea...... Walking along the windy shore on white sands is an amazing experience....... You may also come across some jelly fish along the shore if you are lucky.....

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

A quiet, picturesque small town. The houses are all in red or yellow. They all look similar, creating a sense of perfect harmony. A closer look will however reveal that many houses have their own special features - in the design of the windows, of the chimney, of the roof etc. These houses are perfect targets for paintings and photos.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Skagen is maybe the cleanest town I have ever visited !! Everybody from Skagen seems to take a pride in their town and are keen to help you find whatever you are looking for. The houses ( nearly ALL Skagen yellow with red roofs! ) are all clean and well maintained, and gardens neat and tidy. I enquired as to... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Quaint & pretty remote town at the tip of Denmark, where the North Sea meets the Baltic Sea. This was our first port of call on our cruise as a new destination for our cruise line. Glad we visited, it was interesting seeing the to Seas meeting together.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

lovely greeting at the port when we arrived and a short bus/walk to the town although not lots to offer really... yes bars,restaurants and skagen watches!! the highlight of the place is to walk out to the point where the 2 seas meet and we were lucky it was a fine day... not so good if weather poor i feel..

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Guelph, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The day we were are Skagen it poured with rain. We decided to take a taxi out to Grenen where the Baltic Sea meets the North Sea. Unfortunately we got ripped off by the taxi driver, charged us 50E to go out and back which ended up to only be 5 miles maybe. Then we get there and it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

A real nice city with two main areas : the port and a beautiful downtown with full of restaurants, pubs, shops... It's a touristic place but a must see.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We made two visits to Skagen, both in the height of the tourist season. We were surprised to be able to park at no charge on both occasions. There are some really good shops different from others we saw in Denmark, There are good restaurants, mostly of low to mid budget price. And the land and sea scapes around the... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

On the way back from a Baltic cruise the liner visited a small port situated right at the northernmost tip of Denmark. Skagen, a pretty little fishing port where you can stand on the shore with one foot in the Baltic Sea and the other in the North Sea! At the beginning of July each year Skagen holds a music... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

It had a holiday feeling,the day we spend in Skagen. We loved the fact that a lot of houses were painted white and yellow with red roofs. It was very touristy when we were there during the July holliday season. But very nice. Do visit the harbour. Nice boats.

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