9 days in Jutland Itinerary

9 days in Jutland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Soenderborg
— 1 day
2
Esbjerg
— 1 night
3
Lemvig
— 1 night
4
Aarhus
— 3 nights
5
Skagen
— 1 night
6
Aalborg
— 2 nights

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Soenderborg

Soenderborg ©
Sønderborg HistoryPrior to the Second Schleswig War of 1864, Sønderborg was situated in the Duchy of Schleswig, a Danish fief, so its history is properly included in the contentious history of Schleswig-Holstein. On the 16th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Sonderborg Slot, cruise along The promenade, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Gendarmstien.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Soenderborg trip builder site.

Copenhagen to Soenderborg is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Soenderborg sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Soenderborg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sonderborg Slot ©
Sonderborg Slot
Gendarmstien ©
Gendarmstien

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night
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. On the 17th (Fri), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Fisheries- and Maritime Museum, admire the striking features of Ribe Domkirke, and then identify plant and animal life at Vadehavscentret.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Esbjerg trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Soenderborg to Esbjerg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Soenderborg in July since evenings lows in Esbjerg dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lemvig.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fisheries- and Maritime Museum ©
Fisheries- and Maritime Museum
Vadehavscentret ©
Vadehavscentret
Ribe Domkirke
Ribe Domkirke

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night
Lemvig

Lemvig ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): learn about all things military at Sea War Museum Jutland, then pause for some photo ops at Jutland Memorial Park, then visit a coastal fixture at Bovbjerg Fyr, and finally see the interesting displays at Strandingsmuseum St. George.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lemvig trip planner.

Traveling by car from Esbjerg to Lemvig takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Lemvig

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Strandingsmuseum St. George
Highlights from your plan
Sea War Museum Jutland ©
Sea War Museum Jutland
Strandingsmuseum St. George ©
Strandingsmuseum St. George
Bovbjerg Fyr ©
Bovbjerg Fyr

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Aarhus Domkirke and Kalo Slotsruin. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Den Gamle By and Gammel Estrup The Danish Manor & Estate Museum. Go for a jaunt from Aarhus to Kolind to see Scandinavian Wildlife Park about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: get curious at Naturhistorisk Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and get engrossed in the history at Museum Ovartaci.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lemvig to Aarhus takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Gammel Estrup The Danish Manor & Estate Museum, Scandinavian Wildlife Park, Kalo Slotsruin
Highlights from your plan
Gammel Estrup The Danish Manor & Estate Museum ©
Aarhus Domkirke ©
Aarhus Domkirke
Naturhistorisk Museum ©
Naturhistorisk Museum

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night
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take a memorable drive along Rabjerg Mile, then explore the world behind art at Drachmanns Hus, then admire the masterpieces at Anchers Hus, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Skagen Kirke.

Plan trip to Skagen with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Aarhus to Skagen in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Aarhus in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Skagen, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Aalborg.

Things to do in Skagen

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile
Anchers Hus ©
Anchers Hus
Skagen Kirke ©
Skagen Kirke

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nights
Aalborg

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): visit a coastal fixture at Hirtshals Fyr, enjoy the sand and surf at Lokken Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Rubjerg Knude, and finally don't miss a visit to Rubjerg Gamle Kirke. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Springeren - Maritimt Oplevelsescenter, examine the collection at Aalborg Forsvars Og Garnisonsmuseum, then see the interesting displays at Lindholm Hoeje Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Jens Bang's Stenhus.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Aalborg trip planner.

Getting from Skagen to Aalborg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Aalborg, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aalborg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lokken, Hirtshals Fyr
Highlights from your plan
Hirtshals Fyr ©
Hirtshals Fyr
Rubjerg Knude ©
Rubjerg Knude
Lindholm Hoeje Museum ©
Lindholm Hoeje Museum