Ranum Tourism

Ranum is a town in the community of Løgstør and the Vesthimmerland municipality in Denmark. Ranum is the fifth largest town in Vesthimmerland municipality and situated approximately 3 km from the Fiord, Limfjorden and 1 hour from the two major cities Aalborg and Viborg. Ranum has a population of 1,011 (1 January 2014),. Ranum was established around the year 1100 and has been an attractive village throughout the last millennium. Ranum is famous for its educational heritage. The first teaching college (lærer seminarium) was established in 1848. The college was closed in 1994 and the historic premises is today a part of Ranum Efterskole. Ranum Efterskole is one of the largest efterskoles in Denmark, boarding and teaching more than 400 students every year. Vildsted Lake, one of Denmarks biggest nature rehabilitation projects, is located next to the Ranum. Vildsted Lake and meadows covers in total 913 hectares and was established (re-created) in 2002-2006. Vildsted Lake is a unique nature resort and resting place for migrating birds.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ranum in Denmark. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ranum like a local. The nearest major city to Ranum is Billund. Billund, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Legoland, Lalandia, Givskud Zoo. Also, to reach Ranum, you'll have to take a flight to Billund; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Ranum is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.87 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.28 USD

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