36 days in Denmark Itinerary

36 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Copenhagen
— 7 nights
2
Aero
— 4 nights
3
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 4 nights
4
Blokhus
— 3 nights
5
Skagen
— 5 nights
6
Aarhus
— 6 nights
7
Billund
— 3 nights

7
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.
Take a break from Copenhagen with a short trip to Kronborg in Helsingoer, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Rosenborg Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and take a stroll through Stroeget.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen day trip planning tool.

Sydney, Australia to Copenhagen is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. In July, Copenhagen is somewhat warmer than Sydney - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Aero.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kronborg
Highlights from your plan
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

4
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, take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Rita Lund Malerier, take in the waterfront at The Nightwatch of Aeroeskoebing, and don't miss a visit to Badehusene pa Vesterstrand.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Aero online travel planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Copenhagen to Aero. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bregninge Kirke
Bregninge Kirke
Aero Island
Aero Island
Eriks Hale
Eriks Hale

4
nights
Odense, Funen and Islands

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Naturama (in Svendborg), Borreby Mose (in Skaelskoer) and Lindeskov langdysse (in Oerbaek). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle, catch some excitement at Odense Skydivingcenter, get to know the resident critters at Odense ZOO, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Terrariet.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Odense online trip planner.

Travel from Aero to Odense in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Blokhus.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Naturama, Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia, Lindeskov langdysse, Borreby Mose
Highlights from your plan
Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Afgrunden Ved Vissenbjerg ©
Afgrunden Ved Vissenbjerg

3
nights
Blokhus

Blokhus ©
Blokhus is a small town with a population of 441 in the municipality of Jammerbugt in Denmark, on the north-west coast of the Jutland Peninsula. Get out of town with these interesting Blokhus side-trips: Aggersborg Kirke (in Loegstoer), Lokken (Rubjerg Gamle Kirke & Rubjerg Knude) and Maarup Kirke (in Lonstrup). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Faarup Sommerland, play a few rounds at Bronderslev Golfklub, explore the world behind art at Museum For Papirkunst, and kick back and relax at Lokken Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Blokhus trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Odense to Blokhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Blokhus can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Skagen.

Things to do in Blokhus

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Lokken, Aggersborg Kirke, Bronderslev Golfklub, Hjorring Golf Club, Maarup Kirke
Highlights from your plan
Rubjerg Knude ©
Rubjerg Knude
Faarup Sommerland ©
Faarup Sommerland
Skallerup Klit Ridecenter ©
Skallerup Klit Ridecenter

5
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Skagen: Hirtshals (Hirtshals Fyr & Nordsoen Oceanarium), Frederikshavn (Frederikshavn Kirke, Escape Denmark, &more) and Saebygaard Skov - Saeby (in Saeby). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Grenen, get outside with Rabjerg Mile, identify plant and animal life at Eagle World, and look for gifts at Town of Skagen.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Skagen day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Blokhus to Skagen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Skagen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Hirtshals
Highlights from your plan
Nordsoen Oceanarium ©
Nordsoen Oceanarium
Escape Denmark ©
Escape Denmark
Hirsholmene ©
Hirsholmene

6
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.
Go for a jaunt from Aarhus to Nimtofte to see Djurs Sommerland about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, take a peaceful walk through Moesgard Forrest, engage your brain at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town in Aarhus.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Aarhus journey planner.

Drive from Skagen to Aarhus in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Aarhus when traveling from Skagen in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Djurs Sommerland
Highlights from your plan
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Djurs Sommerland ©
Djurs Sommerland
Ega Engso ©
Ega Engso

3
nights
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).
Venture out of the city with trips to Blaavand Beach (in Blaavand) and Esbjerg (Mennesket ved havet & Hjerting Kirke). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at LEGOLAND Billund, visit Street Art, let little ones run wild at Monky Tonky Land, and stroll around Skulpturpark Billund.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Billund vacation builder.

Drive from Aarhus to Billund in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Parks Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Esbjerg, Street Art, Blaavand Beach
Highlights from your plan
LEGO House ©
LEGO House
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Blaavand Beach ©
Blaavand Beach

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