Blokhus Tourism

Blokhus (Danish pronunciation: [ˈblɔɡhuːˀs]) is a small town with a population of 441 (1 January 2014) in the municipality of Jammerbugt in Denmark, on the north-west coast of the Jutland Peninsula. Blokhus is a popular beach town with around 1 million visitors each year. One of the main attractions is Blokhus Beach, which is a white, sandy bathing beach with a dune area. During the summer, 47 characteristic white beach huts are placed on the beach. It is possible to drive along Blokhus Beach. The beach has received the EU quality mark, the Blue Flag and during the summer, there is a lifeguard on the beach. In 2011, a new beach centre was built, which contains restrooms, an ice cream stand and a café. During the summer, the local cannon guild fire their cannon by the beach centre every night. In 2012, the former Bowling alley in the town square was transformed into the shopping centre, Blokhuset. An outdoor stage has also been built in the town square and it has framed the reoccurring concerts during the summer. The stage was modernised and moved to one end of the town square in 2013. Close to the town of Blokhus, there is a dune plantation, Blokhus Dune Plantation, which covers 642 hectares of land and is administered by Naturstyrelsen Vendsyssel (Danish Nature Agency Vendsyssel). Gateway Blokhus is located in the plantation between Blokhus and Hune, and contains a natural playground, a picnic area and an outdoor baking oven that is for general use. From Gateway Blokhus there is also access to a mountain bike track and a number of nature trails, and in the northern part of the dune plantation there is an off-leash dog area. Blokhus and the surrounding area also contain a number of other attractions such as the amusement park, Fårup Sommerland; Anne Just’s Garden and the life saving station in Blokhus. There is an efficient transport (bus) service linking it to Aalborg all year round, and to Skagen and Fårup Sommerland in the summer holiday period. * Beachhouses near Blokhus (Jammerbugt, Denmark) * Jammerbugt near Blokhus, Denmark * Jammerbugt near Blokhus, Denmark


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Blokhus in Denmark. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Blokhus like a local. The nearest major city to Blokhus is Aalborg. Aalborg, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Lindholm Hoje Museum, The House Of Music, Jomfru Ane Gade. Also, to reach Blokhus, you'll have to take a flight to Aalborg; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Blokhus can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Blokhus before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 13.75 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 11.54 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 11.54 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.94 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.83 (Low)
  • How safe is Blokhus for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blokhus.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.11 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.14 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.02 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20.19 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.57 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.63 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.77 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.91 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.42 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.64 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.15 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 27.83 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Blokhus is 205.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75.52 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.94 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.71 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 91.24 (High)
    • Health Care Index 77.1 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.5 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.09 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Blokhus

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.64 USD

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