60 days in Denmark Itinerary

60 days in Denmark Itinerary

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Route & dates

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: Frederiksborg Castle (in Hillerod) and Kronborg (in Helsingoer). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, visit Stroeget, try out the rides at Tivoli Gardens, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen vacation planner.

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. Traveling from Manchester in October, expect nights in Copenhagen to be about the same, around 46°F, while days are little chillier, around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Store Heddinge.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Frederiksborg Castle, Kronborg
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn
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 Praesto kirke (in Praestoe), Bandholm strand (in Bandholm) and Fjordstien ved Sakskobing (in Sakskoebing). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Stevns Klint, do a tasting at Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard, play a few rounds at Skovbo Golf Club, and have fun at MonBoulders.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Store Heddinge journey maker app.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Store Heddinge in 1.5 hours. In October in Store Heddinge, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 45°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Aero.

Things to do in Store Heddinge

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Koege, Moen, Ringsted, Bandholm strand, Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 2:
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Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard ©
Vesterhavegaarden Vingaard
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum ©
Rodvig Skibsmotormuseum

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 nature, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Marstal Sofartsmuseum, step off the mainland to explore Aero Island, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marstal Kirke, and take in the waterfront at Marstal Havn og Marina.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Aero vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Store Heddinge to Aero takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Odense.

Things to do in Aero

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Marstal Kirke ©
Marstal Kirke
Marstal Sofartsmuseum ©
Marstal Sofartsmuseum
Hammerichs Hus
Hammerichs Hus

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). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle, experience the excitement of Odense Skydivingcenter, trek along Borreby Mose, and admire the landmark architecture of Nyborg Faestning.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Odense trip maker tool.

Drive from Aero to Odense in 2.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Odense are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Skagen.

Things to do in Odense

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nyborg, Langeland, Soenderborg, Faaborg, Slagelse
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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: Frederikshavn (Dyrehaven, Frederikshavn Kirke, &more), Lokken (Lokken Beach & Rubjerg Knude) and Saebygaard Skov - Saeby (in Saeby). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Grenen, look for all kinds of wild species at Spirbakke Mile Og Sandmilen, take a memorable drive along Rabjerg Mile, and pause for some serene contemplation at Hulsig Kirke.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Skagen day trip website.

You can drive from Odense to Skagen in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 44°F in November, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Skagen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Frederikshavn, Lokken, Lonstrup, Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden, Sindal Golf Club
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Escape Denmark ©
Escape Denmark
Grenen ©
Grenen
Rabjerg Mile ©
Rabjerg Mile

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, explore the activities along Ega Engso, see the interesting displays at Moesgaard Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Brabrandstien.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Aarhus trip planner.

You can drive from Skagen to Aarhus in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November in Aarhus, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive 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 Marbaek-Omraadet (in Esbjerg), Roemoe Daemningen (in Kongsmark) and Hoejer (Emmerlev kirke & Graensestenene i Rudbol). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Billund, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gl. Sogn Kirke, admire the landmark architecture of Gimsinghoved, and see the interesting displays at Museumsgaarden Karensminde.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, 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, Romo Island, Street Art, Mogeltonder Church, Gimsinghoved
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LEGO House ©
LEGO House
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Marbaek-Omraadet ©
Marbaek-Omraadet

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