23 days in United Kingdom, Denmark & Berlin Itinerary

23 days in United Kingdom, Denmark & Berlin Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Fly
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Gudhjem, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly to Copenhagen, Train to Odense
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Odense, Denmark
— 2 nights
Drive
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Aarhus, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive
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Billund, Denmark
— 1 day
Drive
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Esbjerg, Denmark
— 2 nights
Drive
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Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and Buckingham Palace. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the London trip planning site.

Santiago, Chile to London is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Chile Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites

3
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Pirate Boats and Edinburgh Castle. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh attractions planner.

Fly from London to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

4
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Copenhagen, Denmark

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tivoli Gardens and Rosenborg Castle. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn, visit Christiania, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and don't miss a visit to Stroeget.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen road trip site.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Copenhagen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Edinburgh to Copenhagen is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Edinburgh in July: highs in Copenhagen hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gudhjem.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods · Theme Parks · Parks · Museums

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Gudhjem, Denmark

You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bornholms Rovfugleshow and Helligdomsklipperne V. Bornholms Kunstmuseum Helligdommem. Step out of Gudhjem to go to Dueodde and see Dueodde Beach, which is approximately 32 minutes away.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Gudhjem holiday planner.

Getting from Copenhagen to Gudhjem by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. July in Gudhjem sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Gudhjem

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

2
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Odense, Denmark

Odin's Shrine

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.
On the 17th (Sat), examine the collection at H. C. Andersens House, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Odense ZOO, then take in nature's colorful creations at Munke Mose Gardens, and finally explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Odense day trip tool.

Do a combination of flight and train from Gudhjem to Odense in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Odense when traveling from Gudhjem in July, with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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Aarhus, Denmark

City of Smiles

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.
On the 18th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, explore the world behind art at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and then pause for some photo ops at Vagnende kvinde (Aarhuspigen).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Aarhus trip maker website.

Drive from Odense to Aarhus in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Childrens Museums

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Billund, Denmark

Home of LEGO

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).
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): experience the excitement of LEGO House, then cool off at Lalandia, and then walk around Skulpturpark.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Billund sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Aarhus to Billund in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Billund are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Billund

Parks · Fun & Games · Theme Parks

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Esbjerg, Denmark

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 20th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Ribe Glas ved Erna Moeller, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ribe Domkirke, and then steep yourself in history at Ribe Vikinge Center.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Esbjerg holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Billund to Esbjerg takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Esbjerg can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Family-friendly places like Walking tours and The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, appreciate the history behind Denkmal Albrecht Thaer, and see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror.

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Traveling by car from Esbjerg to Berlin takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.

Denmark travel guide

4.1
Theme Parks · Historic Walking Areas · Castles
Known for its old-fashioned charm, Denmark often is referenced as a fairy-tale setting by visitors and locals alike. With quaint cobblestone streets leading the way to art galleries, museums, and historical sights, plus a modern and easily accessible public transportation system, Denmark seamlessly blends its rich history with modern advancements. Be inspired by the works of local legends, including the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen, the symphonies of Carli Nielsen, and the astronomy work of Tycho Brahe, then play a bit at amusement parks like Legoland. Visitors often find themselves developing "hygge," the untranslatable Danish trait that encapsulates a sense of coziness and contentment, which is thought to have a great deal of influence on Denmark's standing as one of the happiest nations on the planet.

Bornholm travel guide

4.2
Wildlife Areas · Ruins · Churches
Bornholm municipality covers the entire island of Bornholm, located in the Baltic Sea. Rich in natural beauty, the island is characterized by rugged rock faces, thick pine forests, farmland, and beaches that dot its 158 km (98 mi) coastline. During warm summer months, Bornholm's tiny coastal villages and quiet fishing harbors receive droves of tourists from neighboring countries. Visitors from Scandinavia come for the island's smoked herring.