Top things to do in Djursland

Top Choice Danish in Ebeltoft

Molskroen

For something special, make your way to this beautiful kro (inn), renowned throughout the country and a popular gourmet destination. Outside, it's all half-timbered charm in idyllic grounds; inside is sleekly contem…
Top Choice Cafe in Ebeltoft

Restaurant Kampmann

Behind Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, this small, sleek cafe has a sunny deck overlooking the water. There’s a short, flavourful menu of gourmet smørrebrød, salads and home-baked cakes, plus locally brewed beer and soft drink…
Top Choice Street in Ebeltoft

Adelgade

Cobbled Adelgade is one of the loveliest main streets in Jutland, lined with pastel-coloured cafes and stores, and pretty courtyards. At its southern end is the diminutive old town hall, built in 1789. It has a half…
Amusement Park in Djursland

Djurs Sommerland

One of Djursland’s biggest drawcards is this much-hyped amusement park with arguably the best outdoor rides in Jutland (more than 60, including Denmark's longest roller coaster) and a waterpark, with pools and water…
Ruins in Djursland

Kalø Slotsruin

South of Rønde is this popular feature of Mols Bjerge National Park. From the parking area and restaurant, a 500m causeway leads to atmospheric castle ruins sitting atop a small island in an inlet of Kalø Bay. The r…
Aquarium in Grenaa

Kattegatcentret

If you fancy being just inches from a shark and in total control, you’ll love the glass tunnel at Kattegatcentret, where the focus is on surrounding sealife. At 2pm you can watch the shark-feeding session – a good w…
Zoo in Djursland

Skandinavisk Dyrepark

Nordic species are top of the food chain here, where the biggest attraction is the impressive polar-bear facility. Other star performers: brown bears, moose, musk ox and wolves. Fallow deer and reindeer, and goats c…
Museum in Ebeltoft

Glasmuseet Ebeltoft

Contemporary glass art is beautifully showcased at sleek Glasmuseet, with stunning permanent pieces plus changing exhibitions gracing its light-filled interior. You can also watch glass-blowers working their magic o…
Museum in Djursland

Gammel Estrup

On the outskirts of Auning, 33km west of Grenaa, lies this grand manor house, home to two museums, splendid gardens and an aura of Danish gentility.The moat-encircled manor that is home to Herregårdsmuseet (Manor Mu…
National Park in Djursland

Mols Bjerge National Park

This park covers 180 sq km of Djursland forests, moors and open grasslands as well as lakes, coastal areas and the sea. It encompasses the town of Ebeltoft and nearby villages, and is named after the best-known natu…