58 days in Denmark Itinerary

58 days in Denmark Itinerary

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58 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Aalborg
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Copenhagen
— 9 nights
Drive:  5 h
2
Aeroskobing, Aero
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Aarhus
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Esbjerg
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Ulfborg
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Thisted
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Lokken
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
9
Skagen
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Aalborg

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.
Shop till you drop at National Gallery of Denmark and Copenhagen Contemporary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Rosenborg Castle and Nyhavn. Take a break from Copenhagen with a short trip to Fuglereservat Vaserne in Birkerod, about 32 minutes away. Spend the 25th (Tue) among the fascinating landscape of Van Dijks Adventure. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Amager Strandpark, explore the historical opulence of Amalienborg, take a stroll through Stroeget, and appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue).

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Copenhagen road trip planning site .

Aalborg to Copenhagen is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In June in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Aeroskobing.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Jaegerborg Dyrehave, Fuglereservat Vaserne
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

4
nights
Aeroskobing, Aero

Aeroskobing ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Galleri Rita Lund Malerier and Hammerichs Hus.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Aeroskobing online journey maker .

You can drive from Copenhagen to Aeroskobing in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Odense.

Things to do in Aeroskobing

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Aero
Highlights from your plan
Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus
Marstal Sofartsmuseum ©
Marstal Sofartsmuseum

6
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.
Do your shopping at Mal Ravn Art Gallery and Galleri Arte&Vida. Do some cultural sightseeing at Egeskov Castle and Gallery Rasmus. Explore Odense's surroundings by going to Middelfart (Hindsgavl Dyrehave & Lyt til marsvin), Svanninge Bjerge (in Faaborg) and Vor Frue Kirke (in Nyborg). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Afgrunden Ved Vissenbjerg, shop like a local with Gallery Galschioet, enjoy the sand and surf at Kerteminde Beach, and get a dose of the wild on Davinde Badesoe.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Odense trip builder app .

Getting from Aeroskobing to Odense by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Middelfart, Bogense, Vor Frue Kirke, Svanninge Bjerge, Vejlen Paa Taasinge
Highlights from your plan
Svanninge Bjerge ©
Svanninge Bjerge
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Vor Frue Kirke ©
Vor Frue Kirke

9
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Dokk1 and Soestrene Grene. You'll get in some beach time at Moesgaard Strand and Ballehage Strand. Get out of town with these interesting Aarhus side-trips: Molslaboratoriet (in Femmoeller), Kyst- og Fjordcentret (in Oersted) and Hadsund Dyrehave (in Hadsund). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Aarslev Engso, get curious at Moesgaard Museum, stroll through Strandbaren, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town in Aarhus.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Aarhus attractions planning website .

You can take a train from Odense to Aarhus in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Hadsund Dyrehave, Asvig Strand, Molslaboratoriet, Belle Kunst, Dyrehaven Vejle
Highlights from your plan
Aarslev Engso ©
Aarslev Engso
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

6
nights
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Relax by the water at Blaavand Beach and Naturomradet Trillen. Do your shopping at Ravsliberen and Ribe Glas ved Erna Moeller. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Esbjerg: Vejers Strand (in Vejers Strand), Lindet Skov (in Toftlund) and Boersmose Strand (in Oksboel). Pack the 23rd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at LEGOLAND Billund. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev, take a peaceful walk through Noerreskoven, pause for some serene contemplation at Hjerting Kirke, and hike along Nymindegab Strand.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Esbjerg trip itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Aarhus to Esbjerg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ulfborg.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Haderslev, Blaavand, LEGOLAND Billund, Nymindegab Strand, Naturomradet Trillen
Highlights from your plan
Blaavand Beach ©
Blaavand Beach
Vejers Strand ©
Vejers Strand
Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev ©
Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev

6
nights
Ulfborg

Ulfborg ©
Shop till you drop at Hjerm Kunstgalleri and Kloster Design. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Willer Keramik and Gammelgard Glass. Explore Ulfborg's surroundings by going to Herning (Lovbakkerne, Soby Brunkulslejer, & more), Galleri 5 (in Ringkobing) and Vinderup (Frilandsmuseet Hjerl Hede & Sahl Kirke).

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ulfborg day trip app .

Drive from Esbjerg to Ulfborg in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Thisted.

Things to do in Ulfborg

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Ringkobing, Herning, Sahl, Livo, Vederso Kirke
Highlights from your plan
Praestbjerg Naturcenter ©
Praestbjerg Naturcenter
Hjerm Kunstgalleri ©
Hjerm Kunstgalleri
Administration Ringkobing Skjern Museum ©

6
nights
Thisted

Thisted ©
Thisted is a town in Thisted municipality of Region Nordjylland, in Denmark. ES Lys & design and Galleri Salling are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Gaarden Klitmoller and Galleri Salshus. Get out of town with these interesting Thisted side-trips: Langstedhuller (in Fur), Farsoe (Askel Krog Keramik & Ertebolle Strand) and Aalborg (Fjordbyen, Hesteskoen, & more). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Bulbjerg, trek along Salgerhoej, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Vorupoer Havn, and kick back and relax at Agger Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Thisted road trip website .

You can drive from Ulfborg to Thisted in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lokken.

Things to do in Thisted

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Aalborg, Farsoe, ES Lys & design, Salgerhoej, Galleri Salling
Highlights from your plan
Bulbjerg ©
Bulbjerg
Bunkermuseum Hanstholm ©
Bunkermuseum Hanstholm
Galleri Salling ©
Galleri Salling

5
nights
Lokken

Lokken ©
For shopping fun, head to Galleri Dorte Visby Og Dorte Visby Keramik or Dronninglund Kunstcenter. Get some cultural insight at Gallery Rodhus Garden and Galleri Lokken. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lokken: Brovst (Jaegerum Sopark & Tranum Lys Og Glas), Dronninglund Storskov (in Dronninglund) and Hirtshals Fyr (in Hirtshals).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lokken online holiday planner .

You can drive from Thisted to Lokken in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Lokken, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Lokken

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Lonstrup, Blokhus, Brovst, Dronninglund, Hirtshals Fyr
Highlights from your plan
Lokken Beach ©
Lokken Beach
Keramoda ©
Keramoda

6
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Head to Town of Skagen and Dorthe Hansen Keramik & Cafefor plenty of shopping. Do some cultural sightseeing at Galleri Bo and Benedikte Smykker & Galleri. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Skagen: Saebygaard Skov - Saeby (in Saeby) and Fisketrappen (in Bindslev). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Dyrehaven, see the interesting displays at J. F. Willumsen Samling, don't miss a visit to Grenen, and get a taste of the local shopping with Skagen Glasvaerksted.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Skagen trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lokken to Skagen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Skagen are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Skagen

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Benedikte Smykker & Galleri, Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden
Highlights from your plan
Fisketrappen ©
Fisketrappen
Skagens Museum
Skagens Museum
Galleri Bo ©
Galleri Bo

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