14 days in Denmark Itinerary

14 days in Denmark Itinerary

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14 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Portland
Fly:  15​h
1
Copenhagen
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  4​h 30​min
2
Skagen
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Aarhus
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Billund
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Portland

5
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.
Popular historic sites such as Rosenborg Castle and Christiansborg Palace are in your itinerary. National Gallery of Denmark and Visit Carlsberg will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Copenhagen Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetaarn, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Our Saviour.

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

Portland, USA to Copenhagen is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Portland to Copenhagen. Traveling from Portland in September, expect nights in Copenhagen to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are little chillier, around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Skagen.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

1
night
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. On the 9th (Sun), stroll through Grenen Skagen and then grab your bike and head to Rabjerg Mile.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Skagen trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Copenhagen to Skagen in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Skagen can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Aarhus.
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Grenen ©
Grenen

5
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.
You'll explore and learn at Den Gamle By and Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses. Get in touch with nature at Aarslev Engso and Ega Engso. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, take a peaceful walk through Moesgard Forrest, get engrossed in the history at Moesgaard Museum, and take some stellar pictures from Udsigten i Riis Skov.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip maker site .

Drive from Skagen to Aarhus in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Aarslev Engso ©
Aarslev Engso
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

1
night
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).
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Legoland Billund. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Oester strand, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinitatis Church, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Hindsgavl Dyrehave.

Plan my day in Billund using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

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. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in September, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fredericia, Hindsgavl Dyrehave
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LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Trinitatis Church ©
Trinitatis Church
Hindsgavl Dyrehave ©
Hindsgavl Dyrehave

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