60 days in Denmark Itinerary

60 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colombo
Fly:  15 h
1
Copenhagen
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Store Heddinge
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Aero
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 7 nights
Train:  1 h
5
Fredericia
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
6
Esbjerg
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Frederikshavn
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Aarhus
— 10 nights
Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Colombo

12
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.
Go for a jaunt from Copenhagen to Humlebaek to see Louisiana Museum of Modern Art about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, take a stroll through Christiania, don't miss a visit to Stroeget, and explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen online trip maker.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to Copenhagen is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Colombo to Copenhagen, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Copenhagen is much colder than Colombo - with highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Store Heddinge.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Highlights from your plan
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

5
nights
Store Heddinge

Store Heddinge ©
Store Heddinge is a Danish town in Region Sjælland. Venture out of the city with trips to Faxe (Faxe Kirke & Geomuseum Faxe), Vordingborg (Vordingborg Slots Ruiner, Gaasetaarnet, &more) and Praestoe (Praestoe & Praesto kirke). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum, pause for some serene contemplation at Bogo Kirke, stroll around Bregentved Park, and visit a coastal fixture at Stevns Fyrcenter.

Plan my day in Store Heddinge using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Store Heddinge takes 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Aero.

Things to do in Store Heddinge

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vordingborg, Faxe, Praestoe, Bogo Kirke, Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum
Highlights from your plan
Hoejerup Gamle Kirke ©
Hoejerup Gamle Kirke
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum ©
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint

5
nights
Aero

Aero ©
Most visitors remember their trip to Aero by a unique blend of scenery, culture, history, and food.
Aero is known for nature, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marstal Kirke, see the interesting displays at Hammerichs Hus, get outside with Eriks Hale, and take in the pleasant sights at Voderup Klint.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Aero attractions planning app.

Getting from Store Heddinge to Aero by car takes about 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus
Galleri Rita Lund Malerier ©
Galleri Rita Lund Malerier

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Odense: Nyborg (Holckenhavn Slot, Vor Frue Kirke, &more), Borreby Mose (in Skaelskoer) and Lindeskov langdysse (in Oerbaek). There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at Odense ZOO, pause for some serene contemplation at Vilstrup Kirke, identify plant and animal life at Afgrunden Ved Vissenbjerg, and walk around Loch Ness.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Odense trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aero to Odense takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Fredericia.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Nyborg, Faaborg, Soenderborg, Slagelse, Loch Ness
Highlights from your plan
Fruens Boge ©
Fruens Boge
Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO
Vor Frue Kirke ©
Vor Frue Kirke

5
nights
Fredericia

Fredericia ©
Fredericia is a town located in Fredericia municipality in the eastern part of the Jutland peninsula in Denmark, in a sub-region known locally as Trekanten, or The Triangle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fredericia: Juelsminde (Hjarno Church, Palsgaard Slot, &more), Kolding (Geografisk Have & Koldinghus) and Hjarno (in Horsens). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia, visit a coastal fixture at Rosnaes Fyr, take in the waterfront activity at Snaptun Lystbaadehavn, and view the masterpieces at Belle Kunst.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Fredericia trip planner.

Getting from Odense to Fredericia by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Fredericia are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Fredericia

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kolding, Juelsminde, Belle Kunst, Rosnaes Fyr, Snaptun Lystbaadehavn
Highlights from your plan
Hjarno ©
Hjarno
Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia ©
Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia
Hjarno Church ©
Hjarno Church

8
nights
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Change things up with these side-trips from Esbjerg: Vedsted So (in Vojens), Billund (LEGOLAND Billund & LEGO House) and Museumsgaarden Karensminde (in Morsboel). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Marbaek-Omraadet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gl. Sogn Kirke, admire the striking features of Hans Tavsens Hus, and get engrossed in the history at Bunker 75665.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Esbjerg trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Fredericia to Esbjerg by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Frederikshavn.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Varde, Billund, Ulfborg, Haderslev, Ringkobing
Highlights from your plan
LEGO House ©
LEGO House
Marbaek-Omraadet ©
Marbaek-Omraadet
Varde Fodboldgolf ©
Varde Fodboldgolf

6
nights
Frederikshavn

Frederikshavn ©
Frederikshavn is a Danish town in Frederikshavn municipality, Region Nordjylland, on the northeast coast of the Jutland peninsula in northern Denmark. Explore Frederikshavn's surroundings by going to Skagen (Hulsig Kirke, Kandestederne, &more), Skallerup Klit Ridecenter (in Skallerup Klit) and Dronninglund (Dronninglund Kirke & Dronninglund Golfklub). There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Denmark, look for all kinds of wild species at Dyrehaven, tee off at Bronderslev Golfklub, and examine the collection at Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Frederikshavn trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Esbjerg to Frederikshavn takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Frederikshavn when traveling from Esbjerg in April, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Frederikshavn

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Skagen, Dronninglund, Lokken, Sindal Golf Club, Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden
Highlights from your plan
Escape Denmark ©
Escape Denmark
Bronderslev Golfklub ©
Bronderslev Golfklub
Grenen ©
Grenen

10
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: look and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town in Aarhus, hike along Brabrandstien, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Aarhus day trip website.

Drive from Frederikshavn to Aarhus in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Frederikshavn in April, plan for little chillier nights in Aarhus, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum

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