Hjortdal dyrefarm

Holiday with kids

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Find the best tips for family-friendly activities for both older and younger children. And parents can join in as well!

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Enjoy a day at the beach or in the water park. During peak seasons and Danish school holidays, a flood of activities targeted at families take place across Jammerbugten -The Bay Denmark each day.

The activities aim at giving children of all ages the opportunity to play, learn, and explore new and fun activities, while also meeting new playmates for the holiday. There are many different activities to choose from every day, and you can be sure of one thing – your children won’t be bored.

Among many fun activities for children in Jammerbugten are Europe’s second-best amusement park – Fårup Sommerland visit the cute animals at Hjortdal Dyrefarm or be creative at Tranum Lys & Glas.

You can also make your own candle lights at Blokhus Lys or look at the impressive figures and sculptures at Skulpturparken in Blokhus. Or play and learn when you discover the stunning work of Bit Vejle, who tells magical stories through the work of paper cuttings at Museum for Papirkunst.

During peak season and schools’ holidays, there is plenty of activities to take part in. You can for example visit Herregaarden Bratskov, where you can visit the witch in the basement or see how the smith used to work back in the days when the estate come alive every Thursday during the summer months.


Attractions and experiences for children

Fårup Sommerland – amusement park

Fårup is one of Denmark's largest tourist attractions with plenty of wild, fun and crazy water activities for the whole family. Everything from wild roller coasters and a children's theme park to Denmark's largest and wettest water world.

Aquaparks and swimming pools

If you’re seeking an alternative to the brisk waves of the North Sea, pay a visit to one of Jammerbugten - The Bay Denmark's indoor or outdoor water parks.

Find a list of attractions, activities and events when traveling with children

Photo: Fårup Sommerland

Experience the nature with children

Unlike many sights, the nature is never closed and offers plenty of experiences for children of all ages.

Visit the forest playground where you’ll find plenty of room to have fun and play games – and it is even a good opportunity to burn of some energy, so you can relax later in the day. Or rent a bike and discover the beautiful nature while cruising around the area, along the pathways or along the wide beaches.

You can also enjoy Jammerbugten - The Bay Denmark’s nature with your family in calm surroundings while canoeing on Ryå. But do you enjoy being on firm ground a bit more? Then you can play Football Golf or go horseback riding through the paths of the green dune plantations, along the beach by the North Sea, or by the calm Limfjord. You can find different guided tours, varying in length and duration.

Grab you lunch or enjoy your afternoon coffee break on the stunning natural surroundings with your children at Jammerbugten - The Bay Denmark.

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Free experiences for the whole family!

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Football Golf in Jammerbugten

If football is one of your favorites, then there are good opportunities for cozy get-togethers on the area's Football Golf Courses

Accommodations for families with children


In Jammerbugten, there are several accommodations that are popular with families with children. Especially holiday centers, campsites and holiday homes are especially suitable for a nice family holiday

Camping sites

The Bay Denmark offers many wonderful camping sites, so you are certain to find the perfect site for you.

Holiday centres

Stay in beautiful surroundings in one the Bay Denmark’s lovely holiday centres.

Holiday homes

At a holiday home, you and your loved ones have the entire property for yourselves, which allows you to really enjoy your holiday without being interrupted. In the Bay Denmark, it is possible to find a holiday home close to forests, beaches and towns.