Stunning, Picturesque and Highly Addictive

Skagen is uniquely situated, right on top of Denmark, where two seas meet. Skagen, a 600 year old market town, is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. The breathtaking scenery and light inspire artists, poets and musicians, and the Skagen area is designated by the World Wide Fund for Nature as a rare, authentic natural beauty spot, attracting visitors from all over the world. Experience the art by world famed Skagen painters Ancher, Krøyer and more at Skagens Museum. Enjoy winding alleys in the atmospheric old quarters, the vibrating atmosphere at the marina with enchanting open-air fish restaurants serving freshly caught seafood. Browse the exclusive boutiques and galleries, soak up the fresh air and the special Skagen light on one of the many sandy beaches surrounding Skagen.

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Quick facts
Language Danish
Distance from pier to city center 1.6 km - 1600 yards
Transportation to/from airport
Taxi. Aalborg Airport is situated approximately 100 km from Skagen.
Currency Danish Kroner DKK
Transport to/from city center Shuttle bus
City Card Not available
Downloadable map Skagen Town Center map
Located at the top of Denmark - Port of Skagen is Denmark's northernmost cruise port. The port is situated on the south coast and close to the town centre. The distance from the cruise quays to the central part of the town and the pedestrian precinct is only 1600 yards. Port of Skagedn offers two cruise quays. One of 500 m giving an LOA of 400 m and a water depth of 11 m. and one of 190m giving an LOA of 210m and water depth of 9m. Port entrance of 250m+ Welcome facilities at both quays holding information and guidance, guest and crew lounge, restrooms, showroom, souvenir shop and free WIFI, Bike rental and taxis are available at both quays.
Berthing policy: First come, first served. Information available here
Cruise Quay 10 View port map
Max LOA: 210 m
Max depth: 9 m
Type of berth (passenger, cargo, bulk traffic): Mixed use facility
Fenders available (brand and type): Rubber tires pls. see photo attached
Bollard strenght: 50 tons
Info on tides: 0.5 m
Info on wind: Up to 15 m/s
Info on currents: Up to 1 knot
Distance to the city center (in Kilometers): 1.2 km
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Harbour dues (Currency/GT): 2,75 DKK/GT ISPS fee: 0,20 DKK/GT
Passenger dues (Currency/PAX): 2,00 DKK/PAX
All prices are subject to change. Cruise Baltic cannot be held liable for any port fees stated on the website. Please contact port for additional information.
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Guest Experience Standards
The Cruise Baltic Guest Experience Standards indicate service touchpoints available for cruise guests at each of our destinations. An overview of the services available in the Baltic Sea region is also available in pdf. The Cruise Baltic destinations are committed to give guests the World’s greatest cruise experience.
Personal welcome
All cruise guests disembarking are greeted by our welcome crew and handed free city maps. On the first calls the cruise ships are sent off with musical accompaniment at the quay.
Musical welcome
Only at first calls.
Independent guest reception and help
Signed route from pier to city centre and/or public transport
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Tourist information (office or maps) in port area
Tourist information and free maps at pier.
Money exchange in port area
Money exchange in the tourist information at the pier.
Free Wi-Fi in port
Free shuttle available
The port offers one free shuttle bus per call.
Publicly regulated taxis
Bike rental including map or GPS
Shopping & Attractions
Shops open on Sundays
Shops offer flexible opening hours for cruise guests
Museums offer flexible opening hours for cruise guests
Shops accept credit card payment with no lower limit
Destination has special offers for crew
FREE WIFI and Crew lounge.
Free city maps
Free city maps are handed out to all guests disembarking.
City Cards for sale
Destination collaboration
Local cruise network
Established in 1999.
Education of tourism partners on the cruise guest
Possiblity for special arrangements and flexibility
Destination video available for Cruise Lines
Turnaround facilities
Airport less than one hour drive from port
Airport less than one hour drive from city centre
Free Wi-Fi in airport
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Selected attractions
Grenen: The Baltic Sea and the North Sea converge. Unique nature phenomenon.
Skagens Museum: 2000 astounding works of art by the world famous Skagen Artists (1871- 1935).
Michael & Anna Ancher’s House: Authentic home of the artist couple Ancher.
The Buried Church: The sand drift claimed and covered the church in 1795. Only the tower is still visible.
Råbjerg Mile: The largest migrating sand dune in Northern Europe. Contains 4 mill. m3 of sand. A small desert still on the move.
Exciting Extras
The Bustling Marina : Open-air fish restaurants serving freshly caught seafood.
Brøndums Hotel: A historic hotel from 1840 with an exquisite cuisine.
Gammel (Old) Skagen: Atmospheric, picturesque, tranquil and exclusive.
The Church of Skagen: Enjoy a moment of peace and quiet inside this beautiful church dating back to 1841.
The Grey Lighthouse: Climb the 221 steps to the Grey Lighthouse and enjoy the most amazing view over Skagen and Grenen.
Varied Shore Excursions
Skagen Highlights: Grenen, the very tip of Denmark, Skagens Museum - art museum founded by the Skagen Painters in 1908, Old Skagen on the west coast and The Buried Church.
Skagen by Bike: The marina area, the lighthouses, the Swedish Seamen’s Church, Skagen’s Museum of Local History, The Buried Church, Klitgaarden – former royal summer residence. Combine the ease of biking with sights.
Raabjerg Mile & Eagle World: Watch the world’s largest eagles and the peregrine falcons show off their skills. Mount the desert-like migrating dune, enjoy amazing photo opportunities.
Walking Skagen: Take a tour of the old picturesque quarters, the Church of Skagen, the Beacon Hill, Skagens Museum, and the cosy pedestrian area.
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Skagen Food & Design Market
From 24-08-2018 to 25-08-2018
Cruise Skagen
Anne Sofie Rønne Jensen
Cruise Manager
Direct +45 21 44 39 91
Havnevagtvej 30 9990 Skagen Denmark

Port of Skagen
Willy B. Hansen
Managing Director
Phone +45 98 44 69 11
Mobile +45 40 46 71 36
Havnevagtvej 30 9990 Skagen Denmark

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