9 days in Denmark Itinerary

9 days in Denmark Itinerary

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9 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
1
Odense
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Billund
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Skagen
— 2 nights
4
Aarhus
— 1 night
5
Copenhagen
— 1 night
End: Copenhagen

1
night
Odense

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Odense trip planner .

Copenhagen to Odense is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Odense can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Billund.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Danish Railway Museum ©
The Danish Railway Museum
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Billund

Billund ©
Billund centers around everything LEGGO, as the seat of the internationally renowed company's headquarters (and also home to the Billund airport, built by the LEGGO company).
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes LEGOLAND Billund. There's still lots to do: experience the excitement of LEGO House and take an exotic tour of Givskud Zoo.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Billund vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Odense to Billund takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In October in Billund, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Billund

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Givskud Zoo
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LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Givskud Zoo ©
Givskud Zoo

2
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hirtshals Fyr. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): make a trip to Grenen, cruise along Rabjerg Mile, and then stroll through Kandestederne. Here are some ideas for day two: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Nordsoen Oceanarium and then visit a coastal fixture at Hirtshals Fyr.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Skagen sightseeing planning tool .

Traveling by car from Billund to Skagen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Skagen can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Hirtshals
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Nordsoen Oceanarium ©
Nordsoen Oceanarium
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile
Grenen ©
Grenen

1
night
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Aarhus planner .

Traveling by car from Skagen to Aarhus takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Aarhus are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for the train ride to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Childrens Museums Museums
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Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

1
night
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.
On the 12th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Tivoli Gardens.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen online trip itinerary planner .

Take a train from Aarhus to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Theme Parks Neighborhoods
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue) ©

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