20 days in Denmark Itinerary

20 days in Denmark Itinerary

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20 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  5 h
1
Skagen
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Aarhus
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Hedensted
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
4
Kolding
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h
5
Roskilde
— 2 nights
Bus:  30 min
6
Copenhagen
— 10 nights
End: Copenhagen

1
night
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. On the 11th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Sand Church (Den Tilsandede Kirke), then trek along Grenen Skagen, then don't miss a visit to Vippefyret, and finally see the interesting displays at Skagens Museum. On the next day, stop by Skagen Ostehus, then look for gifts at Town of Skagen, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Nordsøen Oceanarium.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Skagen trip generator.

If you are flying in from Afghanistan, the closest major airport is Aalborg Airport. In November, daytime highs in Skagen are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping

Side Trip

Nordsoen Oceanarium
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Nordsoen Oceanarium ©
Nordsoen Oceanarium
Grenen ©
Grenen
Skagens Museum
Skagens Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): examine the collection at Moesgaard Museum, then explore the world behind art at ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Radhuset (Town Hall), get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, then make a trip to Dokk1, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helligaandskirken, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Brabrand Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Aarhus vacation trip planner.

You can drive from Skagen to Aarhus in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. November in Aarhus sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can take a train to Hedensted.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum

2
nights
Hedensted

Hedensted ©
Hedensted is a Danish town in Region Midtjylland and the seat of Hedensted Municipality. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Industrial Museum and then don't miss a visit to FÆNGSLET. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): get advice or help at Økolariet, then get great views at Rabjerg Mile, then pause for some serene contemplation at Jelling Kirke, and finally examine the collection at Royal Jelling visitor’s centre.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Hedensted trip builder.

You can take a train from Aarhus to Hedensted in an hour. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kolding.

Things to do in Hedensted

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Horsens, Vejle
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Faengslet ©
Faengslet
Oekolariet ©
Oekolariet
Den Genfundne Bro ©
Den Genfundne Bro

2
nights
Kolding

Kolding ©
Kolding is a Danish seaport located at the head of Kolding Fjord in the Region of Southern Denmark. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Koldinghus, admire the striking features of Ribe Domkirke, and then enjoy some diversion at Lalandia. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at LEGOLAND Billund Resort.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kolding online itinerary creator.

Kolding is very close to Hedensted. In November, daytime highs in Kolding are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can take a train to Roskilde.

Things to do in Kolding

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Billund, Ribe Domkirke
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LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Koldinghus ©
Koldinghus
Ribe Domkirke ©
Ribe Domkirke

2
nights
Roskilde

Roskilde ©
An ancient city from the Viking Age, today Roskilde welcomes a new crowd, especially as host of Roskilde Festival, a popular rock festival in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): admire the striking features of Roskilde Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Roskilde Museum, then examine the collection at Viking Ship Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Andelslandsbyen Nyvang. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: try out the rides at Land of Legends.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Roskilde vacation builder.

Take a train from Kolding to Roskilde in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can take a train to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Roskilde

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Andelslandsbyen Nyvang, Lejre Land of Legends
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Roskilde Domkirke ©
Roskilde Domkirke
Andelslandsbyen Nyvang ©
Andelslandsbyen Nyvang

10
nights
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.
Copenhagen is known for sightseeing, theme parks, historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from The Round Tower, take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn, appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue), and examine the collection at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planner.

Copenhagen is very close to Roskilde. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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