43 days in Denmark Itinerary

43 days in Denmark Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Denmark travel planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

43 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
train:  1​h
1
Slagelse
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Aero
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Esbjerg
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Aarhus
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Skagen
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
7
Stege, Moen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Store Heddinge
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Copenhagen
— 9 nights
End: Copenhagen

3
nights
Slagelse

Slagelse ©
Slagelse is a small town in Denmark located in west Zealand. Explore Slagelse's surroundings by going to Odsherred Fodboldgolf (in Noerre Asmindrup), Osted Kirke (in Roskilde) and Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard (in Karrebaeksminde). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Halsskov Odde, pause for some serene contemplation at Bjernede Rundkirke, stroll around Akademihaven Soro, and appreciate the history behind Ulkerup Landsby.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Slagelse itinerary builder site .

Copenhagen to Slagelse is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Aero.

Things to do in Slagelse

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Soroe, Osted Kirke, Odsherred Fodboldgolf, Loch Ness, Eskebjerg Vesterlyng
Highlights from your plan
Ballebjerg ©
Ballebjerg
Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard ©
Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard
Odsherred Fodboldgolf ©
Odsherred Fodboldgolf

5
nights
Aero

Aero
Aero is known for nature, museums, historic sites, breweries & distilleries, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Aero Island, examine the collection at Hammerichs Hus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bregninge Kirke, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marstal Kirke.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Aero driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Slagelse to Aero takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bregninge Kirke
Bregninge Kirke
Aero Island
Aero Island
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Odense side-trips: Trinitatis Church (in Fredericia), Nyborg (Vor Frue Kirke & Nyborg Faestning) and Bryggeriet Refsvindinge (in Refsvindinge). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle, catch some excitement at Odense Skydivingcenter, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vilstrup Kirke, and try for a hole-in-one at Thuroe Minigolf.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Odense online trip planner .

Drive from Aero to Odense in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nyborg, Bryggeriet Refsvindinge, Vilstrup Kirke, Trinitatis Church, Thuroe Minigolf
Highlights from your plan
Fruens Boge ©
Fruens Boge
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Trinitatis Church ©
Trinitatis Church

4
nights
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Esbjerg: Billund (LEGOLAND Billund & LEGO House), Wadden Sea National Park and World Heritage Site (in Roemoe) and Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev (in Haderslev). There's lots more to do: get outside with Hjerting Strand - Esbjerg, look for all kinds of wild species at Marbaek-Omraadet, admire the striking features of Otto Frello Gavlmaleri, and make a trip to Stormflodssojlen ved Vester Vedsted.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Esbjerg travel route planner .

You can take a train from Odense to Esbjerg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, daily temperatures in Esbjerg can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Billund, Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev, Otto Frello Gavlmaleri, Wadden Sea National Park and World Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev ©
Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev

7
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, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, partake in some friendly competition at Secret Games, look for all kinds of wild species at Aarslev Engso, and get curious at Moesgaard Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Aarhus route planner .

You can drive from Esbjerg to Aarhus in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By

4
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Skagen: Saebygaard Skov - Saeby (in Saeby) and Lokken Beach (in Lokken). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Grenen, step off the mainland to explore Hirsholmene, pause for some serene contemplation at Raabjerg Kirke, and stroll through Kandestederne.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Skagen trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aarhus to Skagen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Skagen, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stege.

Things to do in Skagen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Albaek, Saebygaard Skov - Saeby, Lokken Beach, Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden
Highlights from your plan
Lokken Beach ©
Lokken Beach
Grenen ©
Grenen
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile

4
nights
Stege, Moen

Stege ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Ravnsborg Voldsted (in Torrig), Fjordstien ved Sakskobing (in Sakskoebing) and Nysted Gl. Raadhus Med Klokkespil (in Nysted).

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Stege trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Skagen to Stege. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Store Heddinge.

Things to do in Stege

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Ravnsborg Voldsted, Det Sorte Museum, Fanefjord Church, Keldby Church, Knuthenborg Safaripark
Highlights from your plan
Middelaldercentret ©
Middelaldercentret
Mons Klint ©
Mons Klint
MonBoulders ©
MonBoulders

2
nights
Store Heddinge

Store Heddinge ©
Store Heddinge is a Danish town in Region Sjælland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to Praesto kirke, then learn about all things military at Cold War Museum Stevnsfort, then see the interesting displays at Stevns Klint, and finally see the interesting displays at Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Hoejerup Gamle Kirke, walk around Solgaardsparken, then get to know the fascinating history of Koege Torv, and finally tee off at Skovbo Golf Club.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Store Heddinge trip itinerary site .

Drive from Stege to Store Heddinge in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Stege in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Store Heddinge, with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Store Heddinge

Museums Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Koege, Roedvig, Skovbo Golf Club, Praesto kirke
Highlights from your plan
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum ©
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum
Skovbo Golf Club ©
Skovbo Golf Club

9
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 theme parks, historic sites, museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Tivoli Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Store Heddinge to Copenhagen takes 1.5 hours. October in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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

Similar Plans

1 day in Denmark BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM NIGERIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Denmark BY A USER FROM NIGERIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 58 days in Europe & Asia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ROMANIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 59 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific, United States & South America BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 59 days in Europe, South Pacific & Africa BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 59 days in Europe, United States, Mexico, South Pacific & Asia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Europe, United States, Caribbean, Mexico, Canada & Asia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 58 days in Europe, United States, Mexico, Canada, South Pacific, Asia & Africa BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans