Get to know beautiful Denmark on an 8 days-trip! Explore all famous attractions and highlights on a tour through the lovely capital Copenhagen. While venturing through the beautiful country of Hans Christian Andersen, you’ll encounter many attractions for people of all ages, impressive monuments and magnificent waterfront locations.
If you’re searching for ‘hygge’ – a cosy feeling of contentedness – then Denmark is your answer. You will find it in the people, the food and the scenery. The land of fairytales, Vikings, new Nordic cuisine and cutting edge design is a real treat.
Arrival in Copenhagen and individual transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the Scandic Copenhagen hotel or similar.
After breakfast take a walk along Copenhagen´s historical buildings and ancient streets and discover the main attractions of this wonderful city. Highlights include admiring the Little Mermaid statue, the Royal residence Amalienborg Palace, Christiansborg Castle, the home of the Danish Parliament, and the Royal Opera House. After some shopping on Strøget, spend the evening in the magical Tivoli Gardens. Overnight at the Scandic Copenhagen hotel or similar.
Pick up your rental car and start your journey towards Odense. The city offers many exciting attractions for children as well as for adults. Soak up the atmosphere in Old Town, where you will find the Hans Christian Andersen Museum. The characters from his fairy tales come to life everywhere in the city; in parks and on the streets you will see sculptures by various artists, each one inspired by the author’s stories. Grab a map and go on a stroll around the city to experience the celebrates fairy tales for yourself. Overnight at the First Hotel Grand or similar.
This morning, on the way to Aarhus, we recommend a stop in Jelling to admire the famous Jelling rune stones. The Jelling Monument is one of Europe’s finest Viking monuments and a part of the UNESCO World Heritage patronage. At the museum “Kongernes Jelling”, you can learn more about this exciting chapter in the nation’s history. Overnight at the Comwell Aarhus or similar.
Go on a fascinating journey back in time, while visiting The ‘Den Gamle By’ (The Old Town), a unique attraction in Aarhus, where you will meet actors re-enacting daily life in the 19th century. Don´t miss ‘ARoS’, the main art museum in Aarhus and one of the largest museums in Northern Europe. There you can enjoy a spectacular 360º rainbow panorama view. Overnight at the Comwell Aarhus hotel or similar.
Breakfast at the hotel. Upon arrival in Aalborg, take a walk along the Limfjord and enjoy the fantastic atmosphere at the newly renovated waterfront that was a highway for Viking longboats and today separates northernmost Denmark from the rest of the Jutland peninsula. Overnight at the Comwell Hvide Hus hotel or similar.
After breakfast head to the famous Skagen region and stand in two seas at once at Grenen, Denmark’s northernmost point. This natural wonder of colliding seas can only be experienced in a few places in the world. Before heading to Copenhagen, you can also visit the inspiring museum and admire the world famous paintings by artists such as Michael and Anna Ancher and P.S. Krøyer. Drive to Ebeltoft to catch the ferry back to Sjælland. Once back in Copenahgen drop off your car rental. Overnight at Scandic Copenhagen or similar.
Reach the airport and get ready for your departure flight.
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