13 days in Denmark, Gothenburg & Malmo Itinerary

13 days in Denmark, Gothenburg & Malmo Itinerary

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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
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Odense, Denmark
— 1 night
3
Aarhus, Denmark
— 1 night
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Frederikshavn, Denmark
— 1 night
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Gothenburg, Sweden
— 2 nights
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Malmo, Sweden
— 1 night
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night

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nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
You've now added Tivoli Gardens to your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Jaegerborg Dyrehave and Amager Strandpark. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Stroeget, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), join in the after-dark buzz at National Gallery of Denmark, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Copenhagen trip planner.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiport is Copenhagen Kastrup Airport. In December, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Odense.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Jaegerborg Dyrehave
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

1
night
Odense, Denmark

Odense ©
The capital of the island of Funen, Odense represents the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, who penned such classics as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling." Denmark's third-largest city proudly displays its link to the famous writer with museums, sculptures, and public art installations dedicated to Andersen and his stories.
To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Odense trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Odense takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Odense sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle

1
night
Aarhus, Denmark

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.
For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Aarhus vacation planner.

Getting from Odense to Aarhus by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Frederikshavn.

Things to do in Aarhus

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Dokk1 ©
Dokk1

1
night
Frederikshavn, Denmark

Frederikshavn ©
Frederikshavn is a Danish town in Frederikshavn municipality, Region Nordjylland, on the northeast coast of the Jutland peninsula in northern Denmark. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Frederikshavn Kirke and then make a trip to Voergaard Slot.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Frederikshavn visit planning website.

Drive from Aarhus to Frederikshavn in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Frederikshavn

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Voergaard Slot
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Voergaard Slot ©
Voergaard Slot
Frederikshavn Kirke ©
Frederikshavn Kirke

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Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg ©
Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Saluhallen, then head off the coast to Southern Goteborg Archipelago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read our Gothenburg attractions planner.

You can drive from Frederikshavn to Gothenburg in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sun) before leaving for Malmo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
Haga ©
Haga
Saluhallen ©
Saluhallen

1
night
Malmo, Sweden

Malmo ©
A conglomeration of over a hundred different nationalities, cosmopolitan Malmo sits on the southern tip of Sweden as part of the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
On the 30th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Torup Castle and then take an in-depth tour of Kulturen in Lund - Museum of Cultural History and Open-Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Malmo Saluhall and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lund Cathedral.

Before you visit Malmo, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Gothenburg to Malmo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. December in Malmo sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 2°C at night. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Malmo

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Lund, Torup Castle
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Torup Castle ©
Torup Castle
Malmo Saluhall ©
Malmo Saluhall
Lund Cathedral ©
Lund Cathedral

1
night
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
On the 31st (Mon), hunt for treasures at Torvehallerne.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip builder site.

Drive from Malmo to Copenhagen in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Torvehallerne ©
Torvehallerne
Sorgenfri Palace ©
Sorgenfri Palace

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