31 days in Denmark Itinerary

31 days in Denmark Itinerary

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1
Copenhagen
— 6 nights
2
Borre, Moen
— 1 night
3
Aero
— 4 nights
4
Odense, Funen and Islands
— 3 nights
5
Aarhus
— 5 nights
6
Aalborg
— 2 nights
7
Skagen
— 3 nights
8
Allinge, Bornholm
— 2 nights
9
Billund
— 3 nights

6
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The David Collection and Kongens Have. The adventure continues: put a fun spin on your tour with TIMEQUEST Escape Rooms Copenhagen, explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, wander the streets of Christiania, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen sightseeing planner.

Chicago, USA to Copenhagen is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. March in Copenhagen sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Borre.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn
The David Collection ©
The David Collection
TIMEQUEST Escape Rooms Copenhagen ©
TIMEQUEST Escape Rooms Copenhagen

1
night
Borre, Moen

Borre ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): examine the collection at Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum, examine the collection at Geo Center Mons Klint, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Mons Klint, and finally explore the historical opulence of Liselund.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Borre sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Borre takes 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Copenhagen in March; daily highs in Borre reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Aero.

Things to do in Borre

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Moen
Highlights from your plan
Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum ©
Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum
Liselund ©
Liselund
Geo Center Mons Klint ©
Geo Center Mons Klint

4
nights
Aero

Aero ©
Most visitors remember their trip to Aero by a unique blend of scenery, culture, history, and food.
Explore hidden gems such as Aero Island and Aero Golf Club. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Eriks Hale, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marstal Kirke, admire the landmark architecture of Badehusene pa Vesterstrand, and go for a walk through Voderup Klint.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Aero day trip app.

Drive from Borre to Aero in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Aero Island
Aero Island
Eriks Hale
Eriks Hale

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Johannes Larsen Museet and Odense ZOO. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Odense: Storebælt (in Korsoer), Museum Langelandsfort (in Langeland) and Kolding (Trapholt & Koldinghus). It doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The Danish Railway Museum and see the interesting displays at The Funen Village.

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

Traveling by car from Aero to Odense takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kerteminde, Kolding, Storebælt, Museum Langelandsfort
Highlights from your plan
Koldinghus ©
Koldinghus
Johannes Larsen Museet ©
Johannes Larsen Museet
Odense ZOO ©
Odense ZOO

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Musikhuset Aarhus and Museum Jorn Silkeborg. Venture out of the city with trips to Randers Regnskov (in Randers) and Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church (in Jelling). There's still lots to do: walk around Marselisborg Deer Park, stroll through Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town in Aarhus, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Aarhus day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Odense to Aarhus takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Aalborg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, Museum Jorn Silkeborg, Skovby Kirke, Randers Regnskov
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses
Musikhuset Aarhus ©
Musikhuset Aarhus
Museum Jorn Silkeborg ©
Museum Jorn Silkeborg

2
nights
Aalborg

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Aalborg Zoologiske Have, enjoy the sand and surf at Lokken Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Rubjerg Knude. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Budolfi Cathedral, walk around The Park of Music, thenmake a trip to Springeren - Maritimt Oplevelsescenter, and finally get in on the family fun at Faarup Sommerland.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Aalborg day trip site.

Drive from Aarhus to Aalborg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. March in Aalborg sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Skagen.

Things to do in Aalborg

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lokken, Faarup Sommerland
Highlights from your plan
Aalborg Zoologiske Have ©
Aalborg Zoologiske Have
Springeren - Maritimt Oplevelsescenter ©
Springeren - Maritimt Oplevelsescenter
Rubjerg Knude ©
Rubjerg Knude

3
nights
Skagen

Skagen ©
Skagen is Denmark's northernmost town and the area surrounding it. Discover out-of-the-way places like Escape Denmark and Skagens Museum. Explore Skagen's surroundings by going to Frederikshavn (Frederikshavn Kirke & Bangsbo Fort Bunkermuseum) and Hirtshals Fyr (in Hirtshals). There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Rabjerg Mile, make a trip to Grenen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Skagen Kirke, and look for all kinds of wild species at Eagle World.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Skagen tour itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Aalborg to Skagen in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Allinge.

Things to do in Skagen

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Hirtshals Fyr
Highlights from your plan
Skagens Museum ©
Skagens Museum
Escape Denmark ©
Escape Denmark
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile

2
nights
Allinge, Bornholm

Allinge ©
On the 27th (Fri), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bornholms Rovfugleshow, thenidentify plant and animal life at Hammerknuden, Slotslyngen, thenexplore the ancient world of Hammershus, and finally take in the waterfront at Allinge Havn. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Svaneke Bolcher, stroll through Dueodde Beach, take in the waterfront at Svaneke Havn, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Osterlars Rundkirke, and finally identify plant and animal life at Helligdomsklipperne V. Bornholms Kunstmuseum Helligdommem.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Allinge route website.

Explore your travel options from Skagen to Allinge with the Route module. March in Allinge sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Billund.

Things to do in Allinge

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Svaneke, Gudhjem, Dueodde Beach, Hammershus, Bornholms Rovfugleshow
Highlights from your plan
Hammerknuden, Slotslyngen ©
Hammerknuden, Slotslyngen
Hammershus ©
Hammershus
Dueodde Beach ©
Dueodde Beach

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).
You'll discover tucked-away gems like LEGO House and Blaavand Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Billund: Ribe (Ribe Glas ved Erna Moeller, Ribe Domkirke, &more), Fisheries- and Maritime Museum (in Esbjerg) and Tirpitz (in Blaavand). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sonderho Kirke.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Billund trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Allinge to Billund with the Route module. In March, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Esbjerg, Blaavand, Sonderho Kirke
Highlights from your plan
LEGO House ©
LEGO House
Blaavand Beach ©
Blaavand Beach
Tirpitz ©
Tirpitz

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