14 days in Denmark & Faroe Islands Itinerary

14 days in Denmark & Faroe Islands Itinerary

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14 days in Denmark & Faroe Islands Itinerary

Start: Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  23​h
1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Vagar Island, Faroe Islands
— 1 night
+3
Drive + Fly + Bus + Train:  4​h 15​min
3
Aarhus, Denmark
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Odense, Denmark
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Yogyakarta, Indonesia

4
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Popular historic sites such as Nyhavn and Frederiksborg Castle are in your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Amager Strandpark and Svanemoelle Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (in Humlebaek) and Roskilde Domkirke (in Roskilde). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke).

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Copenhagen trip itinerary planner.

Yogyakarta, Indonesia to Copenhagen is an approximately 23-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Yogyakarta to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Yogyakarta in August; daily highs in Copenhagen reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vagar Island.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Frederiksborg Castle, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Roskilde Domkirke
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

1
night
Vagar Island, Faroe Islands

Vagar Island ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sandavagur Church, then take in the dramatic natural features at Trollkonufingur, then admire the sheer force of Mulafossur Waterfall, and finally don't miss a visit to Gasadalur Tunnel.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Vagar Island route planner.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Vagar Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Vagar Island due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in August, with highs in Vagar Island at 15°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Aarhus.

Things to do in Vagar Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mulafossur Waterfall ©
Mulafossur Waterfall
Sandavagur Church ©
Sandavagur Church
Gasadalur Tunnel
Gasadalur Tunnel

4
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Moesgaard Museum and Old Town in Aarhus. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Moesgaard Strand and Ballehage Strand. Get out of town with these interesting Aarhus side-trips: Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church (in Jelling), Djurs Sommerland (in Nimtofte) and Koldinghus (in Kolding). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tranbjerg Kirke, see the interesting displays at Aarhus Vikingemuseet, and enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbaren.

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You can do a combination of flight and train from Vagar Island to Aarhus in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Vagar Island to Aarhus is 1 hour. Traveling from Vagar Island in August, expect nights in Aarhus to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Odense.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Djurs Sommerland, Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, Koldinghus
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Aarhus Domkirke ©
Aarhus Domkirke
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church ©
Koldinghus ©
Koldinghus

2
nights
Odense, Denmark

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.
On the 12th (Mon), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Odense ZOO, step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle, and then get engrossed in the history at The Danish Railway Museum. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Hindsgavl Dyrehave and then see the interesting displays at The Funen Village.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Odense trip planner .

Getting from Aarhus to Odense by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Odense can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Hindsgavl Dyrehave
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The Danish Railway Museum ©
The Danish Railway Museum
The Funen Village ©
The Funen Village
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle

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