16 days in Denmark Itinerary

16 days in Denmark Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Denmark travel planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Copenhagen
— 5 nights
2
Aero
— 3 nights
3
Odense
— 1 night
4
Aarhus
— 5 nights
5
Billund
— 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: steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, take a stroll through Stroeget, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planning site.

Zurich, Switzerland to Copenhagen is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Zurich in July; daily highs in Copenhagen reach 26°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Aero.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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

3
nights
Aero

Aero ©
Most visitors remember their trip to Aero by a unique blend of scenery, culture, history, and food.
Aero is known for museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marstal Kirke, get a taste of the local shopping with Galleri Rita Lund Malerier, see the interesting displays at Hammerichs Hus, and enjoy the sea views from Skjoldnaes Fyr.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Aero trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Copenhagen to Aero. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Marstal Sofartsmuseum ©
Marstal Sofartsmuseum
Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus

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.
On the 26th (Sun), examine the collection at H. C. Andersens House, then get to know the resident critters at Odense ZOO, then explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle, and finally admire the natural beauty at Munke Mose Gardens.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Odense road trip planning app.

Traveling by journey from Aero to Odense takes 2.5 hours. In July in Odense, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

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

5
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.
Aarhus is known for childrens museums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, get curious at Moesgaard Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Sculptures by the Sea, and stroll around Marselisborg Deer Park.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip builder app.

Drive from Odense to Aarhus in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Aarhus sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

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

1
night
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).
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Billund.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Billund day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Aarhus to Billund takes 1.5 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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund

Similar plans

18 days in Hamburg, Denmark & Munster BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, extra slow, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra slow 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 30 days in Belgium, France & Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, extra slow, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra slow 56 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hamburg & Denmark BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM ITALY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 23 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA September, outdoors, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, outdoors, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans