46 days in Denmark Itinerary

46 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  12 h 45 min
1
Stege, Moen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Store Heddinge
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Aero
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Aarhus
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Thisted
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Lokken
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 30 min
8
Gudhjem, Bornholm
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
9
Copenhagen
— 8 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Toronto

4
nights
Stege, Moen

Stege ©
Head to Galleri Heike Arndt DK and Bodil Potteryfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will get to explore Middelaldercentret and Fuglsang Kunstmuseum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stege: Marielyst Strand (in Marielyst), Fjordstien ved Sakskobing (in Sakskoebing) and Hvedemagasinet (in Bandholm).

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Stege trip itinerary maker app.

Toronto, Canada to Stege is an approximately 13- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Stege. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Toronto in August: highs in Stege hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Store Heddinge.

Things to do in Stege

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Moen, Marielyst Strand, Fjordstien ved Sakskobing, Praestoe, Fuglsang Kunstmuseum
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Galleri Heike Arndt DK ©
Galleri Heike Arndt DK
Mons Klint ©
Mons Klint
Keldby Church ©
Keldby Church

2
nights
Store Heddinge

Store Heddinge ©
Store Heddinge is a Danish town in Region Sjælland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): play a few rounds at Skovbo Golf Club, then examine the collection at Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum, and then see the interesting displays at Stevns Klint. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Mosehuset, then brush up on your military savvy at Cold War Museum Stevnsfort, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stevns Klint Trampesti.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Store Heddinge trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Stege to Store Heddinge takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Stege in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 13°C in Store Heddinge. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Aero.

Things to do in Store Heddinge

Outdoors Museums Trails

Side Trips

Borup, Roedvig
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Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum ©
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort ©
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort

5
nights
Aero

Aero
Most visitors remember their trip to Aero by a unique blend of scenery, culture, history, and food.
Head to Galleri Rita Lund Malerier and Potterietfor plenty of shopping. Get some historical perspective at Skjoldnaes Fyr and Marstal Kirke. Step out of Aero to go to Tranekaer and see Heerwagen Ceramics, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Aero Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Bregninge Kirke, don't miss a visit to Soebygaard, and play a few rounds at Aero Golf Club.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Aero itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Store Heddinge to Aero takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Langeland
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Bregninge Kirke
Bregninge Kirke
Skjoldnaes Fyr ©
Skjoldnaes Fyr
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus

5
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Gallery Galschioet and Gram Clay Pit - Palaeontology. Egeskov Castle and Helnaes Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Odense side-trips: Borreby Mose (in Skaelskoer), Vor Frue Kirke (in Nyborg) and Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia (in Fredericia). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Gendarmstien, stroll around Noerreskoven, look for all kinds of wild species at Langelands vilde heste, and take a memorable drive along The promenade.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Odense driving holiday planner.

Getting from Aero to Odense by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Odense can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Haderslev, Soenderborg, Borreby Mose, Vor Frue Kirke, Noerreskoven
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Noerreskoven ©
Noerreskoven
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Vor Frue Kirke ©
Vor Frue Kirke

7
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Den Gamle By and Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses. Head to Grisk and Dokk1for plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, play a few rounds at Aarhus Aadal Golf Club, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town in Aarhus, and head outdoors with Den Permanente.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Aarhus trip planner.

Traveling by car from Odense to Aarhus takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Thisted.

Things to do in Aarhus

Outdoors Parks Museums
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Brabrandstien ©
Brabrandstien
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

5
nights
Thisted

Thisted ©
Thisted is a town in Thisted municipality of Region Nordjylland, in Denmark. Hjerm Kunstgalleri and Svanebro will appeal to museum buffs. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at ES Lys & design and Galleri Salshus. Get out of town with these interesting Thisted side-trips: Proark Golf Plus Hjarbaek Fjord (in Skals), Hammer Bakker (in Vodskov) and Langstedhuller (in Fur). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Vorupoer Havn, pause for some serene contemplation at Nykoebing Mors Kirke, shop like a local with Gaarden Klitmoller, and explore the activities along Soendervig beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Thisted holiday maker site.

Getting from Aarhus to Thisted by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lokken.

Things to do in Thisted

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Nykobing Mors, ES Lys & design, Proark Golf Plus Hjarbaek Fjord, Soendervig beach, Hjerm Kunstgalleri
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Salgerhoej ©
Salgerhoej
Hjerm Kunstgalleri ©
Hjerm Kunstgalleri
Bunkermuseum Hanstholm ©
Bunkermuseum Hanstholm

3
nights
Lokken

Lokken ©
Get outdoors at Lokken Beach and Dyrehaven. Get a sense of the local culture at Gallery Rodhus Garden and Dorthe Hansen Keramik & Cafe. Get out of town with these interesting Lokken side-trips: Rabjerg Mile (in Skagen), Lien Arts Center (in Fjerritslev) and Sindal Golf Club (in Sindal).

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lokken route maker.

You can drive from Thisted to Lokken in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Lokken can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Gudhjem.

Things to do in Lokken

Outdoors Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Lonstrup, Frederikshavn, Rabjerg Mile, Lien Arts Center, Gallery Rodhus Garden
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Lokken Beach ©
Lokken Beach
Keramoda ©
Keramoda
Galleri Dorte Visby Og Dorte Visby Keramik ©
Galleri Dorte Visby Og Dorte Visby Keramik

5
nights
Gudhjem, Bornholm

Gudhjem ©
Get in touch with nature at Helligdomsklipperne V. Bornholms Kunstmuseum Helligdommem and Dueodde Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Hammershus and Christiansoe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gudhjem: Nexoe (Jans Keramik & Strandmarken Dueodde).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gudhjem holiday maker tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lokken to Gudhjem takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Gudhjem can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Gudhjem

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Allinge, Nexoe, Bornholm, Dueodde Beach, Almindingen
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Dueodde Beach ©
Dueodde Beach
Hammershus ©
Hammershus
Ostermarie Kirkeruin ©
Ostermarie Kirkeruin

8
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Amager Strandpark and Kayaking & Canoeing. Do your shopping at National Gallery of Denmark and Galleri A. Lang. Take a break from Copenhagen with a short trip to Frederiksborg Castle in Hillerod, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Saviour's Church, explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, and take a stroll through Christiania.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen online travel route builder.

Traveling by flight from Gudhjem to Copenhagen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In September, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Frederiksborg Castle
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

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