Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, Jelling

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A symbol of religious change in Jutland, contains monuments of both pagan Nordic culture and the Viking conversion to Christianity in Scandinavia. Now a World Heritage Site, this historic setting is a great place for a walk or picnic. Start at the Jelling burial mounds, which are important to pagan culture. Continue on to the runic stones, which are also pagan but represent the shift to Christianity. End your tour at the simple white church, which stands where the first church in Jelling was. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church by using our Vejle trip generator.
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  • Danish history experience in pleasant surroundings. In addition to the two Barrows, the Church and the Rune stones, there's still the visitors center as well as the outdoor area to lights.
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  • The Birth of Norway & Denmark took place here! A must! The Viking Museum is superb in its simplicity. The story todl at this plase is a must if you want to learn about he Vikings and the development o...  more »
  • The entire site is very beautiful and interesting ... and free. Just a pity that all explanations are only in Danish. Still worth a visit
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