12 days in Denmark Itinerary

12 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Copenhagen
— 5 nights
2
Aalborg
— 1 night
3
Skagen
— 4 nights
4
Copenhagen
— 1 night

5
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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid, stop by Christiania, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen planning tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Copenhagen is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Aalborg.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

1
night
Aalborg

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get in on the family fun at Faarup Sommerland, thenlook for gifts at Bolcheriet R, and then enjoy the sea views from Rubjerg Knude.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Aalborg day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Aalborg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Aalborg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Aalborg

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lokken, Randers Regnskov, Faarup Sommerland
Highlights from your plan
Randers Regnskov ©
Randers Regnskov
Rubjerg Knude ©
Rubjerg Knude
Faarup Sommerland ©
Faarup Sommerland

4
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Get out of town with these interesting Skagen side-trips: Hirtshals (Fun Park, Nordsoen Oceanarium, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Grenen, take a memorable drive along Rabjerg Mile, admire the masterpieces at Drachmanns Hus, and pause for some serene contemplation at Skagen Kirke.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Skagen tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Aalborg to Skagen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Skagen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Skagen

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Hirtshals
Highlights from your plan
Hirtshals Fyr ©
Hirtshals Fyr
Grenen ©
Grenen
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile

1
night
Copenhagen

Copenhagen ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Copenhagen Central Station.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Skagen to Copenhagen takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Fri) before leaving for home.
Highlights from your plan
Copenhagen Central Station ©
Copenhagen Central Station

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