15 days in Denmark Itinerary

15 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lokken
— 2 nights
2
Aalborg
— 2 nights
3
Billund
— 1 day
4
Aarhus
— 2 nights
5
Odense
— 1 night
6
Copenhagen
— 3 nights
7
Gilleleje
— 2 nights
8
Helsingoer
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lokken

Lokken ©
Rubjerg Knude has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Lokken Beach. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Family Farm Fun Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Lokken Bryghus, then look for gifts at Bolcheriet R, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Lokken.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lokken trip planner.

Durham, UK to Lokken is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Durham to Lokken, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Lokken can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Aalborg.

Things to do in Lokken

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Blokhus
Highlights from your plan
Lokken Beach ©
Lokken Beach
Faarup Sommerland ©
Faarup Sommerland
Rubjerg Knude ©
Rubjerg Knude

2
nights
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. On the 20th (Tue), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Aalborg Zoologiske Have, then steep yourself in history at Lindholm Hoeje Museum, and then make a trip to Jomfru Ane Gade.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Aalborg trip planning app.

You can drive from Lokken to Aalborg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Aalborg sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Billund.

Things to do in Aalborg

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Aalborg Zoologiske Have ©
Aalborg Zoologiske Have
Lindholm Hoeje Museum ©
Lindholm Hoeje Museum
Jomfru Ane Gade ©
Jomfru Ane Gade

1
day
Billund

Billund ©
Billund centers around everything LEGGO, as the seat of the internationally renowed company's headquarters (and also home to the Billund airport, built by the LEGGO company).
On the 21st (Wed), cool off at Lalandia and then catch some excitement at LEGO House.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Billund attractions planning site.

You can drive from Aalborg to Billund in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Billund, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Billund

Parks · Fun & Games · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
LEGO House ©
LEGO House
Lalandia ©
Lalandia

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): examine the collection at Den Gamle By, then admire the masterpieces at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and then make a trip to Aarhus Rådhus. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Moesgaard Strand, then see the interesting displays at Moesgaard Museum, and then stroll around Marselisborg Deer Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Aarhus tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Billund to Aarhus takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum

1
night
Odense

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Odense ZOO, and then examine the collection at H. C. Andersens House.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Odense online vacation planner.

You can drive from Aarhus to Odense in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Odense

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO
H. C. Andersens House ©
H. C. Andersens House

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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, don't miss a visit to National Museum of Denmark, wander the streets of Stroeget, and appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen vacation planner.

You can drive from Odense to Copenhagen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Gilleleje.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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 28th (Wed): meet the residents at Nordsjaellands Fuglepark, then take an in-depth tour of Fyrhistorisk Museum Paa Nakkehoved, then trek along Gilbjergstien, and finally step aboard Gilleleje Havn.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Gilleleje trip planner.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Gilleleje in an hour. July in Gilleleje sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Helsingoer.

Things to do in Gilleleje

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Nordsjaellands Fuglepark
Highlights from your plan
Fyrhistorisk Museum Paa Nakkehoved ©
Fyrhistorisk Museum Paa Nakkehoved
Gilleleje Havn ©
Gilleleje Havn

2
nights
Helsingoer

Helsingoer ©
Home to the castle made famous by Shakespeare's "Hamlet," Helsingoer offers rolling hills and lush forests in the countryside, juxtaposed by the acclaimed art galleries, museums, and cosmopolitan atmosphere of the town center.
When in Helsingoer, make a side trip to see Frederiksborg Slotskirke in Hillerod, approximately Hillerod away. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Kronborg, look for gifts at Tibberup Hoekeren, see the interesting displays at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, and take in the waterfront at Helsingor Havn.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsingoer trip planning website.

Helsingoer is just a short distance from Gilleleje. In July, daytime highs in Helsingoer are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsingoer

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Hillerod, The Karen Blixen Museum, Fredensborg Palace
Highlights from your plan
Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Helsingor Havn ©
Helsingor Havn

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