Vikingecenter Fyrkat
Attractions and places to see

Explore Mariagerfjord and Øster Hurup

Attractions and places to see

Mariagerfjord is an area with a lot of exciting attractions – here’s something for the entire family. Get inspired, get even wiser and have a good time exploring the many museums and activity centers that will provide you with a great deal of fun and knowledge.

Find some of the attractions that awaits you in Mariagerfjord, below here.

 

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The Vintage Railway (Mariager - Handest)

The veteran train takes you back 100 years in time Get on board the almost 100 year old Veteran Train and travel back to the time period when your grandparents were young. The guard blows the whistle and the journey begins. Travel 17 kilometers through some of the most beautiful parts of...

The "Svanen" Cruises

Experience the area from the seasideTreat yourself to an unforgettable trip on the “paddle steamer” Svanen on the beautiful Mariager Fjord. Svanen sails all summer from Mariager, Bramslev Bakker, Hobro and Hadsund - combine your tour as you wish. Beverages and light meals can be purchased ...

Fyrkat Viking Center

Vikingecenter Fyrkat consists of the historic ringfort Fyrkat and the Viking Farmstead, which is 9 reconstructed houses, that together constitute a large Viking property. Both dwelling houses and workshops are built of oak timber with mud-and-wattle walls and thatched roof.The Viking farms...

Mariager Saltcenter

Experience Our World Of Salt Ever wondered what your life would be like if you did not have salt? How your food would taste, how many products you would miss? Now you can find out at Mariager Saltcenter, located right at the harbour in the city of Mariager. Since the Middle Ages, people ...

The Lille Vildmose Centre

In the middle of Lille Vildmose you find Lille VIldmosecenter - a living dissemination center that provides insight into the natural and cultural values of the bog. The Lille Vildmose Center is the natural starting point for a visit to the bog and offers a range of family-friendly experien...

Uncle Toms Climbing Forest

Go climbing in the woods!  Do you want to see the forest from above? In Østerskoven in Hobro it is now possible to get your feet of the ground and go climbing in the big trees in the forest. Uncle Toms Climbing Forest, which is located just beside Hotel Amerika, has made an adventure tra...

Carriage rides in Mariager

Experience ”The Town of Roses” on a horse carriage - The idyllic town centre, with the cobble stone streets are enjoyed a little more, when seen from ...

Den Italienske Have

The Italian Garden is privately owned. In the garden you'll find about 500 different kinds of perennials, 500 cairn plants, 75 rhododendron, 40 differ...

Mariager Museum

The Mariager Museum has a collection of axes, spearheads, knives, chisels, and samples from a kitchen mitten from the Stone Age.From the Bronze Age yo...

Havnø Mill

Havnø Mill is an old windmill from 1842 which has been fully restored.The Mill is a Dutch thatched mill built in connection with the manor Havnø and i...

Møllehistoriske Samling – a historical collection about mills

Møllehistoriske Samling – is a department of the Historical Museum of Northern Jutland, dealing with old water, wind and animal-driven mills. It feat...

Hadsund Regional Museum

The exhibits at the old farm, Rosendal, in Hadsund offers the key to understanding how this local community, situated between sea and fjord, has devel...

Øster Hurup Legeland (Playland)

If the weather doesn’t invite you to the beach or any outdoor activities, or when the children need to have a lot of fun – Øster Hurup Legeland is the...

The Danish Circus Museum

The Circus Museum presents 200 years of Danish circus history. On exhibit are costumes, artefacts and circus wagons. Adjacent to the museum is the old...

The GAS Museum

The GAS Museum is a modern museum of energy, offering the opportunity to experience how gas has influenced the way we live, in both past and present -...

The Danish Yachtin Museum

We welcome you to 100 years of yachting. At the Danish Yachtin Museum at the harbour in Hobro you can experience a world of models, drawings, photos a...

Verdenskortet (The World Map)

“The World Map” By Klejtrup Lake Discover the entire world in a miniature-edition with rivers, seas and mountains. Spread out like an atlas, you find...

Boldrup Museum

The museum is accommodated to a three-winged smallholding, and shows how one of these appeared in ca. 1890. The museum demonstrates the life of a smal...

Randers Regnskov

Randers Regnskov (Rain forest) is located in the centre of Randers, between Randers City and the river Gudenåen. One of Denmark's biggest tourist attractions, featuring three different rain forest continents under separate domes; South America, Asia and Africa.

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.

Route 180

Route 180 – a ton of experiences! If you drive through Himmerland, you should try driving the old main road – 180, instead of the boring high way. R...