12 days in Denmark Itinerary

12 days in Denmark Itinerary

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1
Copenhagen
— 4 nights
2
Aarhus
— 5 nights

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Nyhavn and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. National Museum of Denmark and Thorvaldsens Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Tivoli Gardens, take a stroll through Christiania, appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid, and look for gifts at National Gallery of Denmark.

Make your Copenhagen itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

New York City, USA to Copenhagen is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Copenhagen is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in December, you will find days in Copenhagen are slightly colder (43°F), and nights are about the same (36°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Helligaandskirken and Lystrup Kirke. Do some cultural sightseeing at Den Gamle By and Moesgaard Museum. Step out of Aarhus with an excursion to LEGOLAND Billund in Billund--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: engage your brain at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Brabrand Kirke, see the interesting displays at Kunsthal Aarhus, and get your game on at Eventhall.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Aarhus online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Aarhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. December in Aarhus sees daily highs of 44°F and lows of 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

LEGOLAND Billund
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Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By

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