15 days in Denmark Itinerary

15 days in Denmark Itinerary

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15 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Oslo
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Aalborg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Aarhus
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Roskilde
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Helsingoer
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Copenhagen
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Malmo

2
nights
Aalborg

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Skagens Museum, Grenen and Monastery of the Holy Ghost. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Skagens Museum and then get to know the resident critters at Aalborg Zoologiske Have. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Grenen, then make a trip to Monastery of the Holy Ghost, and then don't miss a visit to Jomfru Ane Gade.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Aalborg is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca to Aalborg, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cluj-Napoca in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Aalborg: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Aalborg

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums

Side Trip

Skagen
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Aalborg Zoologiske Have ©
Aalborg Zoologiske Have
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.
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church has been added to your itinerary. On the 4th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By and then see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Aarhus Domkirke, and then get engrossed in the history at Aarhus Vikingemuseet.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Aarhus trip maker site .

You can drive from Aalborg to Aarhus in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
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Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Aarhus Domkirke ©
Aarhus Domkirke

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Funen Village as well as Brahetrolleborg Slot. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at H. C. Andersens House, then explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of Brahetrolleborg Slot. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Funen Village.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Odense road trip planning app .

You can drive from Aarhus to Odense in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. August in Odense sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Roskilde.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brahetrolleborg Slot
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H. C. Andersens House ©
H. C. Andersens House
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
The Funen Village ©
The Funen Village

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tuse Kirke, Fanefjord Church, Valloe Castle, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Fanefjord Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tuse Kirke, admire the masterpieces at Soro Kunstmuseum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Soro Klosterkirke, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Roskilde Domkirke.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Roskilde trip planning tool .

Take a train from Odense to Roskilde in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Helsingoer.

Things to do in Roskilde

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Soroe, Tuse Kirke, Valloe Castle, Fanefjord Church
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Roskilde Domkirke ©
Roskilde Domkirke
Soro Klosterkirke ©
Soro Klosterkirke

2
nights
Helsingoer

Helsingoer ©
Home to the castle made famous by Shakespeare's "Hamlet," Helsingoer offers rolling hills and lush forests in the countryside, juxtaposed by the acclaimed art galleries, museums, and cosmopolitan atmosphere of the town center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. On the 10th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Kronborg and then see the interesting displays at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at Frederiksborg Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiksborg Slotskirke, and then admire the masterpieces at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsingoer vacation planning site .

Drive from Roskilde to Helsingoer in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Helsingoer

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Hillerod, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
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Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art ©
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

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.
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek has been added to your itinerary. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Tivoli Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, don't miss a visit to Stroeget, and pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue).

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Helsingoer to Copenhagen by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Roenne.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Theme Parks Parks
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

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