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What are you longing for... summer, sun and family fun?

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Summer in North Zealand - beaches, bike rides and cultural highlights await you!

Want to experience Danish summer? Then North Zealand is just the right place for you! Enjoy the beautiful sea and the sun-warmed sand between your toes while spending time with those you care about. Great memories await you just around the corner.

Start your day with a visit to one of the fairytale castles or explore the exciting history of an old abbey. In the afternoon, jump in the waves at one of the serene beaches. Take a bike tour to the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art and experience world-class art for children and adults, or explore the varied nature by bike. If the children want a trip to Tivoli, it is easy to take a quick detour to Copenhagen.

You get the whole package in North Zealand: sea, beach, nature and culture. We are looking forward to welcoming you!

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Summer events in North Zealand

North Zealand is full of exciting events, festivals and activities you should not miss during your visit. Here is a selection of the best events to add to your itinerary. Be sure to check out local events listings and what's happening in the area to get the most out of your visit

Sleep well in North Zealand: Enjoy the summer at a beach hotel, camping site, B&B or hotel

North Zealand offers many different options for accommodation. If you want a break from everyday life, you can spend the night at a beach hotel and enjoy the beautiful view of the sea. If you prefer a more scenic and budget-friendly option, you can spend the night at a campsite and wake up in fresh air and quiet surroundings. 

If you are looking for a more personal experience, you can stay overnight at a bed and breakfast, where you can meet locals and get tips on the best places to visit in the area. If you prefer a more luxurious setting, there are also several hotels to choose from, offering everything from spa treatments to gourmet food.

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Summer activities for children

When the family goes on holiday, everyone should have fun. Play with sand, pet a fish, indulge in art and history at the museums, climb trees or enjoy a day at one of the beautiful child-friendly beaches with lifeguard service or what about ice cream?


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A trip to a museum can also be an excellent opportunity to spend time outdoors. Many museums in North Zealand have beautiful parks and gardens where you can stroll around and enjoy nature and art in nature. It's a lovely way to spend a sunny day.

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Taste the North Zealand summer and pamper your taste buds with fresh and local ingredients.

North Zealand is known for its orchards; sun-ripened berries are a true summer favourite. Find many other locally produced foods at the many farm shops spread across the countryside.

Explore the small villages and see the various produce and specialities that each farm has to offer. Take a bike ride through the beautiful countryside and make your food shopping a fun and cosy experience. And while you taste the fresh ingredients, you can enjoy the view of the rolling fields, the woods and the sparkling sea.

Go on a culinary journey and experience the taste of summer.