60 days in Denmark Itinerary

60 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Start: Manchester
Drive + Fly:  21 h 15 min
1
Copenhagen
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Store Heddinge
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Aero
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Skagen
— 9 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Aarhus
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Billund
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  23 h
End: Manchester

12
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Copenhagen: Kronborg (in Helsingoer) and Frederiksborg Castle (in Hillerod). The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and examine the collection at National Museum of Denmark.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen tour planning app.

Manchester, USA to Copenhagen is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Manchester to Copenhagen. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Manchester in October: highs in Copenhagen hover around 55°F, while lows dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Store Heddinge.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kronborg, Frederiksborg Castle
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Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens

6
nights
Store Heddinge

Store Heddinge ©
Store Heddinge is a Danish town in Region Sjælland. Venture out of the city with trips to Fjordstien ved Sakskobing (in Sakskoebing), Praesto kirke (in Praestoe) and Bandholm strand (in Bandholm). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Stevns Klint, enjoy some diversion at MonBoulders, stop by Lene Evers Chokolade, and admire the striking features of Nysted Gl. Raadhus Med Klokkespil.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Store Heddinge trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Store Heddinge takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Store Heddinge are 54°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Aero.

Things to do in Store Heddinge

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Koege, Moen, Ringsted, Galleri Heike Arndt DK, Peter Hansens Have
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 2:
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Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
MonBoulders ©
MonBoulders
Skovbo Golf Club ©
Skovbo Golf Club

5
nights
Aero

Aero ©
Most visitors remember their trip to Aero by a unique blend of scenery, culture, history, and food.
Aero is known for museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Marstal Sofartsmuseum, head off the coast to Aero Island, shop like a local with Galleri Rita Lund Malerier, and cruise along Eriks Hale.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Aero tour planner.

Drive from Store Heddinge to Aero in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Marstal Sofartsmuseum ©
Marstal Sofartsmuseum
Aero Island
Aero Island

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Odense: Lyt til marsvin (in Middelfart), Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia (in Fredericia) and Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev (in Haderslev). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle, identify plant and animal life at Svanninge Bjerge, stroll around Fruens Boge, and try for a hole-in-one at Thuroe Minigolf.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Odense trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Aero to Odense by car takes about 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Odense can reach 46°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Langeland, Nyborg, Soenderborg, Faaborg, Svendborg
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 15:
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Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev ©
Dyrehaven Ved Haderslev
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia ©
Trinitatis Kirke Fredericia

9
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Skagen: Lokken (Lokken Beach & Rubjerg Knude), Saebygaard Skov - Saeby (in Saeby) and Frederikshavn (Dyrehaven, Frederikshavn Kirke, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Grenen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Raabjerg Kirke, see the interesting displays at Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden, and identify plant and animal life at Spirbakke Mile Og Sandmilen.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Skagen trip planner.

Traveling by car from Odense to Skagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Skagen are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Lokken, Lonstrup, Skallerup Klit Ridecenter, Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 24:
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Naturhistorisk Museum - Skagen Naturcenter ©
Escape Denmark ©
Escape Denmark
Hirsholmene ©
Hirsholmene

12
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.
Aarhus is known for childrens museums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke, have some family-friendly fun at Eventhall, and see the interesting displays at Moesgaard Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Aarhus trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Skagen to Aarhus by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. November in Aarhus sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 24 — Dec 6:
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Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum

5
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).
Venture out of the city with trips to Hoejer (Emmerlev kirke & Graensestenene i Rudbol), Marbaek-Omraadet (in Esbjerg) and Roemoe Daemningen (in Kongsmark). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Billund, examine the collection at Museumsgaarden Karensminde, admire the landmark architecture of Esehusene I Nymindegab, and pause for some serene contemplation at Gl. Sogn Kirke.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Billund online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Aarhus to Billund takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daytime highs in Billund are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hoejer, Street Art, Romo Island, Gl. Sogn Kirke, Esehusene I Nymindegab
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 11:
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LEGO House ©
LEGO House
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Mogeltonder Church ©
Mogeltonder Church

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