13 days in Denmark Itinerary

13 days in Denmark Itinerary

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1
Copenhagen
— 5 nights
2
Aarhus
— 3 nights
3
Esbjerg
— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Copenhagen Free Walking Tours. Escape the urban bustle at Slotsholmen and Peblinge Lake. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, sample the tasty concoctions at Visit Carlsberg Brand Store, pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen road trip planner.

Accra, Ghana to Copenhagen is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Accra to Copenhagen, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Accra in December: high temperatures in Copenhagen hover around 7°C and lows are around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Stroeget ©
Stroeget
Christiania ©
Christiania

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Aarslev Engso and Moesgard Forrest. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, pause for some serene contemplation at Helligaandskirken, explore the activities along Ega Engso, and admire the masterpieces at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip builder website.

Drive from Copenhagen to Aarhus in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Aarhus are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Parks · Museums · Nature
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Strandbaren ©
Strandbaren
Aarslev Engso ©
Aarslev Engso
Moesgard Forrest ©
Moesgard Forrest

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. On the 30th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Vejers Strand, admire the masterpieces at Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, and then see the interesting displays at Esbjerg Museum, Sydvestjyske Museer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): kick back and relax at Blaavand Beach and then admire the striking features of Tirpitz.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Esbjerg trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Aarhus to Esbjerg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Esbjerg are 6°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Blaavand, Vejers Strand
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Vejers Strand ©
Vejers Strand
Blaavand Beach ©
Blaavand Beach
Esbjerg Museum, Sydvestjyske Museer ©
Esbjerg Museum, Sydvestjyske Museer

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