6 days in Copenhagen & Helsingoer Itinerary

6 days in Copenhagen & Helsingoer Itinerary

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6 days in Copenhagen & Helsingoer Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
1
Copenhagen
— 3 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Helsingoer
— 1 day
Train:  1 h
3
Copenhagen
— 2 nights
End: Copenhagen

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue), Christiania, Stroeget, and other attractions you added. National Museum of Denmark and Amalienborg will appeal to museum buffs. Rosenborg Castle and Nyhavn will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, steep yourself in history at Church of Our Saviour, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetaarn.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen tour builder site .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Copenhagen Kastrup Airport. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsingoer.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

1
day
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Helsingor Havn, Helsingør cathedral and Holger Danske. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get a new perspective on nature at Frederiksborg Castle, take an in-depth tour of Kronborg Castle, appreciate the history behind Holger Danske, examine the collection at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Helsingør cathedral, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Helsingor Havn.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Helsingoer trip planner .

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Helsingoer takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Helsingoer

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Frederiksborg Castle
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Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark ©
M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark

2
nights
Copenhagen

Copenhagen ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kastellet, Visit Carlsberg and Christiansborg Palace. On the 13th (Thu), get a sense of history and politics at Christiansborg Palace, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Visit Carlsberg, and then step into the grandiose world of Kastellet.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip maker website .

You can drive from Helsingoer to Copenhagen in an hour. Another option is to take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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Christiansborg Slot ©
Christiansborg Slot
Visit Carlsberg Brand Store ©
Visit Carlsberg Brand Store
Kastellet ©
Kastellet

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