7 days in Denmark Itinerary

7 days in Denmark Itinerary

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7 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Copenhagen
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Borre, Moen
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Esbjerg
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Minneapolis

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): make a trip to St. Alban's Church, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Assistens Cemetery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiksborg Slotskirke, and finally get lost in a book at Royal Library (Kongelige Bibliotek). On the next day, examine the collection at Stevns Klint, see the interesting displays at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, then admire the masterpieces at The David Collection, and finally walk around Frederiksberg Have.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen route planning website .

Minneapolis, USA to Copenhagen is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, things will get slightly colder in Copenhagen: highs are around 67°F and lows about 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Borre.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Frederiksborg Slotskirke, Stevns Klint, M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark
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Frederiksborg Slotskirke ©
Frederiksborg Slotskirke
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
The David Collection ©
The David Collection

1
night
Borre, Moen

Borre ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Bakkegaard Gaestgiveri Galleri Og Kunstskole, see the interesting displays at Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum, view the masterpieces at Bodil Pottery, examine the collection at Geo Center Mons Klint, then explore the striking landscape at Mons Klint, and finally explore the historical opulence of Liselund.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Borre trip planner.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Borre in 2 hours. Traveling from Copenhagen in June, expect nights in Borre to be about the same, around 54°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Borre

Museums Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum, Mons Klint
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Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum ©
Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum
Geo Center Mons Klint ©
Geo Center Mons Klint
Mons Klint ©
Mons Klint

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Vikingemuseet Ladby, steep yourself in history at Odense Cathedral - Sct. Knuds Church, then get to know the resident critters at Odense ZOO, then see the interesting displays at The Funen Village, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Danish Railway Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Odense trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Borre to Odense in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Odense when traveling from Borre in June, with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Vikingemuseet Ladby
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The Funen Village ©
The Funen Village
The Danish Railway Museum ©
The Danish Railway Museum

2
nights
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Ribe Vikinge Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ribe Domkirke, and then step into the grandiose world of Koldinghus. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Blaavand Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Blaavandshuk Fyr, and then admire the landmark architecture of Tirpitz.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Esbjerg route maker site .

You can drive from Odense to Esbjerg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Esbjerg, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Blaavand, Koldinghus
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Ribe Vikinge Center ©
Ribe Vikinge Center
Koldinghus ©
Koldinghus
Ribe Domkirke ©
Ribe Domkirke

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