18 days in Denmark Itinerary

18 days in Denmark Itinerary

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18 days in Denmark Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Copenhagen
— 8 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 45​min
4
Esbjerg
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Pune

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.
Appreciate the collections at National Gallery of Denmark and National Museum of Denmark. Visit Rosenborg Castle and Nyhavn for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at Copenhagen Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetaarn, examine the collection at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and wander the streets of Stroeget.

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

Pune, India to Copenhagen is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Skagen.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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

1
night
Skagen

Skagen
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Den Svenske Somandskirke and then grab your bike and head to Rabjerg Mile.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Skagen day trip site .

Getting from Copenhagen to Skagen by combination of flight and train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Historic Sites

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.
Den Gamle By and Vadestedet are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Aarslev Engso and Strandbaren. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Moesgaard Strand, pause for some serene contemplation at Helligaandskirken, explore the activities along Ega Engso, and hike along Brabrandstien.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Aarhus trip planner.

You can drive from Skagen to Aarhus in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. February in Aarhus sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Outdoors Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Moesgaard Strand ©
Moesgaard Strand
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

2
nights
Esbjerg

Esbjerg ©
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): hike along Noerreskoven, then kick back and relax at Boersmose Strand, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vejers Strand. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Blaavand Beach and then stroll through Nymindegap Strand.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Esbjerg visit planning website .

Drive from Aarhus to Esbjerg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Boersmose Strand, Blaavand Beach, Vejers Strand, Nymindegab Strand
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Vejers Strand ©
Vejers Strand
Noerreskoven ©
Noerreskoven
Boersmose Strand ©
Boersmose Strand

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