Jelling trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Things to do: sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Jelling is a village in Denmark with a population of 3,370 (1 January 2014), located in Jelling Parish approx. 10 km northwest of Vejle. The village lies 105 metres above sea level.LocationJelling is located in Vejle municipality and Region of Southern Denmark. The town is mainly famous for the Jelling stones, national monuments. Until Municipal Reform 2007 1 January 2007 Jelling was the capital of Jelling municipality. Jelling was also the only town in the former Vejle County headquarters for a bank – Jelling Sparekasse, which had its headquarters in the town until 2007 when it merged with Den Jyske Sparekasse, headquartered in Grindsted. Jelling Sparekasse's slogan was: "If king Gorm was alive today... we would probably be the country's National Bank."InfrastructureFrom Jelling it is 56 km to Herning and Silkeborg, 80 km to Aarhus and 10 km to the regional capital Vejle. Jelling is close to the Østjyske Motorvej – (E45) and Midtjyske Motorvej – (Primary Route 18). The railroad track Herning – Vejle goes through Jelling.Our Denmark vacation route planner allows you to schedule your trip to Jelling, learn about its attractions, and find out about where else to go during your holiday.
Plan your trip to Jelling
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Best things to do in Jelling
See this by visiting one of the destinations below
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Recently planned trips to VejleView more plans
14 days in Scandinavia, Germany & Finland BY A USER FROM MALTA December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, kids, culture, museums, popular PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in South Jutland BY A USER FROM JORDAN August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in South Jutland BY A USER FROM DENMARK October, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Vejle BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Jutland BY A USER FROM ITALY September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Sweden, Norway & Denmark BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium