11 days in Denmark Itinerary

11 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Copenhagen
— 3 nights
2
Aarhus
— 3 nights
3
Gilleleje
— 2 nights

3
nights
Copenhagen

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Stroeget. Get some historical perspective at Rosenborg Castle and Visit Carlsberg Brand Store. There's much more to do: look for gifts at National Gallery of Denmark, kick back and relax at Amager Strandpark, get to know the resident critters at Copenhagen ZOO, and get engrossed in the history at Amalienborg.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planning tool.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India to Copenhagen is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in April, things will get colder in Copenhagen: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

3
nights
Aarhus

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Relax by the water at Moesgaard Strand and Ballehage Strand. You'll explore and learn at Den Gamle By and Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Aarslev Engso, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brabrandstien, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbaren, and trek along Pergolaen ved at the Town Hall.

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Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Aarhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Aarhus can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Gilleleje.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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Aarslev Engso ©
Aarslev Engso
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

2
nights
Gilleleje

Gilleleje
Gilleleje is one of the main towns of the Gribskov municipality in Region Hovedstaden in Denmark. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Frederiksborg Castle, step into the grandiose world of Kronborg, and then see the interesting displays at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Troldeskoven and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Nordkystens Cykeludlejning.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Gilleleje vacation planner.

Drive from Aarhus to Gilleleje in 3.5 hours. April in Gilleleje sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gilleleje

Wildlife · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Helsingoer, Frederiksborg Castle, Troldeskoven
Highlights from your plan
Nordkystens Cykeludlejning
Nordkystens Cykeludlejning
Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle

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