4 days in South Denmark Itinerary

4 days in South Denmark Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Denmark trip builder

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Fly
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Esbjerg
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Odense
— 1 night
Drive

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Esbjerg

— 2 nights
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Esbjerg: Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church (in Jelling), Tirpitz (in Blaavand) and Billund (LEGO House, LEGOLAND Billund, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Ribe Domkirke, admire the masterpieces at Ribe Kunstmuseum, and contemplate the long history of Ribe Vikinge Center.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Esbjerg trip website.

Copenhagen to Esbjerg is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. October in Esbjerg sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Odense.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

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Odense

— 1 night

Odin's Shrine

The capital of the island of Funen, Odense represents the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, who penned such classics as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling." Denmark's third-largest city proudly displays its link to the famous writer with museums, sculptures, and public art installations dedicated to Andersen and his stories.
On the 22nd (Fri), examine the collection at H. C. Andersens House, then get to know the resident critters at Odense ZOO, and then step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle.

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You can drive from Esbjerg to Odense in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Odense

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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