9 days in Hamburg & Denmark Itinerary

9 days in Hamburg & Denmark Itinerary

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Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Aarhus, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights

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Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Deichstrasse and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Let the collections at Bucerius Kunst Forum and Johannes Brahms Museum capture your imagination. When in Hamburg, make a side trip to see Himmelmoor in Quickborn, approximately Quickborn away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hauptkirche St. Katharinen and see the interesting displays at Dialog in Silence.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Hamburg tour itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Hamburg is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Hamburg are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Johannes Brahms Museum
4.2
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Neighborhood
Deichstrasse
4.3
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Wildlife Area
Himmelmoor
4.7

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Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©

City of Smiles

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vor Frue Kirke, take a stroll through Vadestedet, then get engrossed in the history at Aarhus Vikingemuseet, then take a peaceful walk through Moesgard Forrest, and finally examine the collection at Besaettelsesmuseet. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Naturhistorisk Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Museum Ovartaci, then engage your brain at Steno Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Mollestien.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Aarhus journey planning website.

You can drive from Hamburg to Aarhus in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Natural History Museum
Naturhistorisk Museum
4.2
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History Museum
Museum Ovartaci
4.3
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History Museum
Aarhus Vikingemuseet
3.6

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stevns Fyrcenter and Hoejerup Gamle Kirke. Appreciate the collections at Stevns Klint and Politimuseet. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Gentofte BrandMuseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holmens Kirke, get outside with Amager Faelled, and learn about all things military at The Royal Danish Naval Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Copenhagen online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Aarhus to Copenhagen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Stevns Klint
4.6
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Specialty Museum
Gentofte BrandMuseum
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Brede Værk
4.5

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