15 days in Denmark & Norway Itinerary

15 days in Denmark & Norway Itinerary

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15 days in Denmark & Norway Itinerary

Start: Brussels, Belgium
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Aarhus, Denmark
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
Train + Bus:  7 h 15 min
4
Geiranger, Norway
— 1 night
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Fly:  7 h 30 min
5
Bergen, Norway
— 1 day
Fly + Train:  5 h 45 min
End: Brussels, Belgium


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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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Tivoli Gardens, visit Stroeget, admire the striking features of Amalienborg, and take a stroll through Nyhavn.

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Brussels, Belgium to Copenhagen is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In juli, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to LEGOLAND Billund in Billund (about 1h 15 min away). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, engage your brain at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke, and pause for some photo ops at Vagnende kvinde (Aarhuspigen).

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Aarhus day trip website.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Aarhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. juli in Aarhus sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums

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

4
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, see the interesting displays at Munch Museum, take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, and explore the galleries of Norsk Folkemuseum.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Aarhus to Oslo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Aarhus in juli, Oslo is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Vigeland Park ©
Vigeland Park

1
night
Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger and then take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, then explore and take pictures at Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, and then take in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Geiranger trip itinerary builder site.

Do a combination of train and bus from Oslo to Geiranger in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Oslo in juli: highs in Geiranger hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature Scenic Drive
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters

1
day
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bergen trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Geiranger to Bergen takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in juli, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen

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