8 days in Denmark Itinerary

8 days in Denmark Itinerary

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8 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Fly:  6​h
1
Aarhus
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 1 night
3
Copenhagen
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Aarhus SeaRangers, Djurs Sommerland, Old Town in Aarhus, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): get up close to creatures of the deep with Aarhus SeaRangers, walk around Marselisborg Deer Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town in Aarhus. On your second day here, catch some excitement at Djurs Sommerland.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Aarhus trip itinerary planner.

Valletta, Malta to Aarhus is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. When traveling from Valletta in August, plan for little chillier days in Aarhus, with highs around 24°C, while nights are colder with lows around 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Wed) before leaving for Odense.

Things to do in Aarhus

Theme Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trip

Djurs Sommerland
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Djurs Sommerland ©
Djurs Sommerland
Aarhus SeaRangers ©
Aarhus SeaRangers
Old Town in Aarhus ©
Old Town in Aarhus

1
night
Odense, Funen and Islands

Odense ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Odense ZOO.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Odense route builder app .

Traveling by train from Aarhus to Odense takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Thu) before leaving for Copenhagen.

Things to do in Odense

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO

4
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Stroeget, Christiansborg Palace, Kastellet, and other attractions. There's much more to do: try out the rides at Tivoli Gardens, take in the waterfront at Nyhavn, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Copenhagen ZOO.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Copenhagen trip planner.

You can take a train from Odense to Copenhagen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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