Denmark’s northernmost tip is at Grenen, 3km from Skagen along Strandvej and the beach, where two seas – the Kattegat and Skagerrak – meet, often with a powerful clashing of waves. You can get here by tractor-drawn bus (April to mid-Oct; 25kr return) – although it’s an enjoyable walk through beautiful seaside scenery. At the tip you’ll find some fascinating World War II heritage, an ambient restaurant and miles of blissful quiescence.

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