The resort at the northernmost point of Gilleleje Zealand is also a market town and fishing port.
The good location of the holiday cottages in relation to town, beach and fishing port and marina attracts tourists all year Gilleleje. Shopping here is worthwhile, because there are all kinds of shops. Of supermarkets and clothes shops to toy stores and craft shops is all there. After a leisurely stroll through the village, you can eat in a restaurant or at the fishing port to take a meal. Of course there is also a fish market where you can buy fresh or smoked fish or shellfish.
Every summer, be carried out in Gilleleje music and art events. Jazz "På Havnen" is a popular jazz festival, organized by the Gilleleje jazz club on a weekend in August at the port. In Dronningmølle, not far from Gilleleje, the park is Rusland with impressive sculptures by sculptor Rudolph Tegner. The museum has several hundred works by the artist. The pompous Frederiksborg Castle in Hillerød with the Baroque castle lake and the castle garden is worth a visit. Anyone who is interested in art with Gilleleje designs can buy in Gilleleje a painting or an art print in the gallery of the painter Bjarne Haasum. The forest area Tisvilde Hegn Gribskov and the large forest area in the vicinity of Gilleleje are popular destinations for walkers and cyclists. Mountain bikers are welcome here. A lot of tropical birds await your visit in Nordsjællands Fuglepark in Græsted.