Luxury 13-Day Relaxed Denmark Road Trip Vacation from Aalborg to Region of Southern Denmark and Aarhus

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Duration
13 days & 12 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
Hotel
12 nights included
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Description

Sit back and enjoy a relaxed 13-day road trip in Denmark with this laid-back self-drive vacation.

This self-drive package allows you to immerse in the local culture as you travel through the picture-perfect landscapes in Denmark at a relaxed pace. Get a dose of comfort, fun, and recreation in Aalborg, Skanderborg, Vejle, and Aarhus. Make yourself at home at top-rated hotels and stay 5 nights in Aalborg, 4 nights in Vejle, and 3 nights in Aarhus. Finally, taste the local food and enjoy a refreshing drink at the most popular restaurants and bars along your road trip route in Denmark.

Experience an easy 13-day self-drive tour across Denmark with this carefully arranged travel plan. We’ll help you from the beginning to the end of your vacation in Denmark so you can leave with the best road trip memories.

Freedom of choice is key to a relaxing road trip in Denmark. For your self-drive vacation, we’ll offer you a selection of the best rental vehicles with CDW insurance. Upon arrival in Aalborg, you’ll collect your rental car of choice. From there, you’ll begin your 13-day journey across Denmark and discover its unique culture, history, and diverse scenery.

You’ll choose among the best hotels and places to stay in Denmark. Each stop offers top-notch comfort and unique charm, designed to help you unwind and enjoy your journey. Rest assured, we’ll always offer you accommodations that fit your budget and needs, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable travel experience throughout Denmark.

We’ll introduce you to some of the best travel destinations in Denmark. This relaxed road trip features the stunning Aalborg Zoo in Aalborg. Another highlight of this self-drive tour is the captivating Givskud Zoo.

Traveling leisurely through Denmark means you could spend as much time as you want at the magnificent The Old Town. With this travel plan, you could also soak in the atmosphere of the memorable ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. Get close to the spectacular Moesgaard Museum and the wonderful Tivoli Friheden. You’ll have plenty of time to take in each attraction's unique features, learn its unique history, and appreciate it to the fullest.

Between sightseeing, you can make the most of your downtime and join a popular tour in Denmark. Tours offer a special way of discovering what else Denmark has to offer.

This relaxed road trip also gives you plenty of time to stroll through Denmark's shopping hotspots. Here you can visit shops, discover the locals’ way of life, or try various specialties. Check out all the souvenirs and gifts you can buy in the area and bring home a piece of the country that will remind you of your relaxing vacation in Denmark.

By the end of your 13-day road trip through Denmark, you’ll return home feeling refreshed and enriched by your experience. You’ll have many stories about your pleasant and relaxed road trip vacation in Denmark and memories to cherish forever.

This self-drive vacation package includes everything you need for a stress-free, easy road trip through Denmark. You’ll have a cozy place to stay for 12 nights, with a selection of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll also provide you with the best car rental you can use throughout the 13 days of your self-drive road trip in Denmark. On top of all that, you also have the option to add flights to your travel plan and personalize each day of your itinerary by adding tours and tickets.

This self-drive package includes 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide. You can access the guide at any point of your journey through our mobile app, where you can also keep and organize your travel documents.

Spend an amazing 13-day vacation in Denmark and get to know more about this fantastic destination. Choose your travel dates and plan a laid-back and relaxed road trip in Denmark today!

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Included

Hotel, 12 nights
Rental car, 13 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Aalborg panoramic view.Aalborg / 5 nights
Kolding - town in DenmarkKolding
Southern Denmark - region in DenmarkSouthern Denmark / 4 nights
Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.Aarhus / 3 nights
Randers - city in DenmarkRanders

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Attractions

Photo of scenic summer sunset view of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, ships, yachts and other boats in the Old Town of Copenhagen, Denmark.Den Gamle By
Photo of Humboldt Penguins are enjoying sunny weather at Givskud's zoo Zootopia, Denmark.GIVSKUD ZOO ZOOTOPIA
ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkARoS Aarhus Art Museum
Photo of Moesgaard Museum, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, Denmark.Moesgaard Museum
Photo of Randers tropical zoo is an indoor zoo in Randers, Denmark.Randers Tropical Zoo
Photo of Giraffes walking and running in Aalborg Zoo, Denmark.Aalborg Zoo
Photo of Christmas lights in Tivoli Friheden, Aarhus, Denmark.Tivoli Friheden
Photo of Koldinghus, medieval castle and museum  by the lake at Kolding, Denmark. Koldinghus
Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkGreenhouses in the Botanical Garden
Photo of aerial view of the Danish tourist attraction Himmelbjerget, Denmark.Himmelbjerget
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkJelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
Photo of female Deer in a beautiful Marselisborg Deer Park, Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Deer Park
Photo of Nordkraft, Aalborg Municipality, North Denmark Region, Denmark.Nordkraft
Photo of aerial view of the Famous Infinite Bridge in Aarhus, Denmark.The Infinite Bridge
The Uncovered Bridge, Horsens Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkThe Uncovered Bridge
Photo of Bindeballe Købmandsgård, Denmark.Bindeballe Købmandsgård
Legeparken, Kolding Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkLegeparken
Photo of Kongernes Jelling, Denmark.Kongernes Jelling
Trapholt Museum for Moderne Kunst, Kolding Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkTrapholt Museum for Moderne Kunst
Vikingemuseet Lindholm Høje, Aalborg Municipality, North Denmark Region, DenmarkVikingemuseet Lindholm Høje
Photo of Ejer Bavnehoej Tower in Denmark.Ejer Bavnehøj
Photo of Marselisborg Palace is a royal residence of the Danish Royal Family in Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Palace
Geografisk HaveGeographical Garden
Photo of KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark.KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg
Photo of aerial view of Kildeparken, Aalborg, Denmark.Kildeparken
Photo of Østre Anlæg is a city park in Aalborg, Denmark.Østre Anlæg (Aalborg)
Leos Legeland
Photo of house in Mindeparken in Aarhus, Denmark.Mindeparken
Skærup Zoo, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkSkærup Zoo
Photo of the Aarhus Cathedral in Aarhus, Denmark.Aarhus Cathedral
Springeren - Maritime Experience Centre, Aalborg Municipality, North Denmark Region, DenmarkSpringeren - Maritime Experience Centre
AalborgtårnetAalborgtårnet
Photo of Defence and Garrison Museum, Aalborg, Denmark.Defence and Garrison Museum
Photo of Marselisborg Palace is a royal residence of the Danish Royal Family in Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Palace
Endless Connection, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkEndless Connection
Sohngårdsholmparken
Randers Naturcenter, Randers Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkRanders Naturcenter
Mariaparken
Vejle museums - Art Museum, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkVejle museums - Art Museum
Aalborghus Castle, Aalborg Municipality, North Denmark Region, DenmarkAalborghus Castle
Kulturmuseet, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkKulturmuseet
Deer Park Vejle, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkDeer Park Vejle
Sønderskoven
MarielundskovenMarielundsskoven
Fugletårn Kongens kær, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkFugletårn Kongens kær
Brandvagttårnet
home of the Viking kings, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkHome of the Viking kings
Toftesøtårnet

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Day 1

Day 1 – Aalborg - arrival day

  • Aalborg - Arrival day
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  • Nordkraft
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Your slow-paced and relaxed road trip through Denmark begins when you reach Aalborg, where you’ll stay for a total of 5 nights.

Aalborg is an outstanding hub for culture, comfort, and exploration. The city offers travelers plenty of experiences to look forward to, including the magnificent Nordkraft. Around 2,596 visitors have rated this fascinating cultural center and travel destination an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Take your pick and make it your home during your leisurely tour of the city.

Exploring the food culture in Aalborg offers you an exciting chance to connect with locals and experience diversity along your relaxed road trip. When you’re ready to eat, we recommend you visit one of the best dining spots in the city.

An excellent example is Restaurant Flammen - Aalborg. This restaurant offers a menu of comforting meals and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,707 customers.

John Bull Pub Aalborg serves great food and is a favorite among hungry travelers and locals. This popular restaurant in Aalborg has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,293 reviews.

Il Ristorante Fellini is another one of the city’s best restaurants. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,108 customers, Il Ristorante Fellini is sure to provide you with an unforgettable dining experience.

If you’re curious about what Aalborg looks like at night, a trip to some of the best bars near your accommodation is what you need next. Experience the local nightlife at The Irish House, our top recommendation in the city. Customers have rated this bar an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 1,195 reviews.

Wildebeest Østerbro offers a variety of refreshing drinks and is one of the best places to relax in Aalborg. This well-known city bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 836 customers.

Free your mind of worries and enjoy your first taste of relaxation in Denmark! Expect more to come as you continue this laid-back and relaxed road trip in Denmark!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Nørresundby and Aalborg

  • Aalborg
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Drive 11 km, 53 min

  • Defence and Garrison Museum
  • Springeren - Maritime Experience Centre
  • Kildeparken
  • Aalborg Zoo
  • More

On day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, you'll explore the best attractions in Aalborg at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Aalborg, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 4 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Defence and Garrison Museum. This incredible military museum has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 840 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Denmark by seeing another popular site in Aalborg, the wonderful Springeren - Maritime Experience Centre. This museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 840 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Kildeparken. This park has received an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,518 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Aalborg Zoo. This zoo is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.4 out of 5 stars from 8,796 visitors.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 2 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Aalborg itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Denmark extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Aalborg. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Café Peace. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,269 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Restaurant MEAT, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Restaurant MEAT is rated 4.3 stars out of 5 by 1,002 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Den Bette Kro. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 712 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Aalborg and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular SanGiovanni. This vibrant bar is rated 4.3 out of 5 stars by 843 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Dice ´n Drinks. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 586 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Nørresundby and Aalborg

  • Aalborg
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Drive 77 km, 2 hours

  • Toftesøtårnet
  • Brandvagttårnet
  • KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg
  • Aalborgtårnet
  • Vikingemuseet Lindholm Høje
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Day 3 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Denmark gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Nørresundby and visit more of its attractions.

Nørresundby has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 3 nights more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular Vikingemuseet Lindholm Høje, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible Vikingemuseet Lindholm Høje has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,699 visitors.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Nørresundby by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Nørresundby.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Nørresundby, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Hos Henius is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Nørresundby-based food place has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 608 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Pingvin is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Pingvin proved an excellent choice for around 715 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Nørresundby is The Wharf, which has an average score of 4.4 out of 5 stars based on 622 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Nørresundby, The Old Irish Pub. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.1 over 5 stars given by 1,118 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is London Pub. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.3 over 5 stars by 405 customers.

This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from.

Toast to an amazing time in Nørresundby and end day 3 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Denmark on a great note!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Aalborg

  • Aalborg
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Drive 7 km, 46 min

  • Sohngårdsholmparken
  • Leos Legeland
  • Østre Anlæg (Aalborg)
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Day 4 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Denmark gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Aalborg and visit more of its attractions.

Aalborg has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 2 nights more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular Sohngårdsholmparken, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible Sohngårdsholmparken has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 584 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing Leo's Legeland. This city feature got an average score of 4.2 out of 5 stars from its 1,445 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Aalborg is the notable Østre Anlæg (Aalborg). The popular Østre Anlæg (Aalborg) is a highlight of many travel packages in Aalborg. As a matter of fact, this remarkable park has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 1,452 travelers.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Aalborg by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Aalborg.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Aalborg, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Bone's Aalborg is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Aalborg-based food place has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 625 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Restaurant Applaus is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Restaurant Applaus proved an excellent choice for around 334 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Aalborg is Tabu, which has an average score of 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 235 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Aalborg, Hjerter Dame ApS. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.5 over 5 stars given by 237 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is Susan Sky Blue. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.4 over 5 stars by 244 customers.

This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from.

Toast to an amazing time in Aalborg and end day 4 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Denmark on a great note!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Skanderborg, Vestbirk, Randers, and Region of Southern Denmark

  • Randers
  • Southern Denmark
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Drive 228 km, 3 hours 13 min

  • Randers Naturcenter
  • Randers Tropical Zoo
  • Himmelbjerget
  • The Uncovered Bridge
  • Ejer Bavnehøj
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Day 5 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Denmark gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Skanderborg. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Region of Southern Denmark, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 4 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Himmelbjerget is waiting for you. This hill has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,387 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Ejer Bavnehøj. This unique hill is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,696 visitors.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Skanderborg has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Denmark. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Region of Southern Denmark. In Region of Southern Denmark, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Denmark.

After a long day of driving and exploring along your relaxed road trip route, sitting down for a well-cooked restaurant meal in Vestbirk is an excellent idea.

A popular restaurant we recommend you try is Restaurant Flammen Vejle, one of the best restaurants in Vestbirk. With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,523 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Restaurant Flammen Vejle.

Locals also recommend Restaurant Remouladen as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Restaurant Remouladen as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 913 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at L'angolo Italiano. L'angolo Italiano is another of the most popular places to eat in Vestbirk. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 806 customers.

Take a stroll around the area, head back to your accommodation for the night, or continue your evening at one of the best-rated bars in the city.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Charly's Pub. Charly's Pub is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 433 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Lucky's Sports-bar. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 331 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Denmark!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Jelling, Givskud, and Region of Southern Denmark

  • Southern Denmark
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Drive 46 km, 1 hour 13 min

  • GIVSKUD ZOO ZOOTOPIA
  • Home of the Viking kings
  • Kongernes Jelling
  • Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
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Day 6 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip through Denmark serves as your introduction to Jelling. This is your chance to experience the very best of the city and appreciate Denmark and its distinct culture and people.

Upon arriving in Jelling, you can check in at the accommodation of your choice for a quick break. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 2,137 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 5-star Comwell Hotel Kellers Park. With an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 560 guests, Comwell Hotel Kellers Park is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Vejle Center Hotel offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Vejle Center Hotel is a top-rated budget hotel in Jelling with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 2,549 guests.

These recommendations are among the most popular places to stay in Jelling. If any of these options are not available during your stay in the city, we’ll provide you with the best alternatives. Our flexible booking system will automatically offer you a selection of accommodations that fit your budget and needs.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Jelling, allowing you to explore the city at a relaxed pace. For example, you can take in the unique atmosphere of the city from the outstanding home of the Viking kings. This museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in Jelling. The fascinating home of the Viking kings has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 148 travelers.

Jelling is also home to the captivating Kongernes Jelling, a local museum and another popular attraction in the city. About 2,165 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The extraordinary Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church is another unforgettable place you can visit on your easy and relaxed road trip across Denmark. Rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,188 travelers, Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church proves to be one of the top sights in the area.

A trip to this wonderful site will inspire you.

Every year, travelers gather around this fascinating sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Jelling, its culture, and people. So for a more meaningful travel experience in the city, we recommend you join one of the most popular tours available on this day of your relaxed road trip across Denmark.

Mealtimes are the perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Denmark. After a day of appreciating the best places to visit in Jelling, explore the city like a local by trying out the best restaurants in the area.

Ranking high on our list of the best restaurants in Jelling is Tortilla Flats Restaurante Mexicano. With an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 722 customers, you really have to try the savory dishes of this excellent restaurant.

Locals love SteakeRiet for its delicious meals, and we recommend you visit the restaurant at least once during your stay in Jelling. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 508 customers.

Another alternative is 1401 - Tapas & Burgers. This restaurant serves a variety of comforting food and drinks and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 574 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Jelling. At Ølstuen, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 118 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your relaxed road trip at Restaurant Sømærket v/Margit Østergaard Nielsen, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 117 reviews.

Sleep comfortably and prepare for another day of your laid-back adventure in Denmark!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Region of Southern Denmark and Skærup

  • Southern Denmark
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Drive 70 km, 1 hour 26 min

  • Bindeballe Købmandsgård
  • Fugletårn Kongens kær
  • Sønderskoven
  • Skærup Zoo
  • More

On day 7 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, you'll explore the best attractions in Region of Southern Denmark at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Region of Southern Denmark, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 2 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Bindeballe Købmandsgård. This incredible museum has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,207 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Denmark by seeing another popular site in Region of Southern Denmark, the wonderful Fugletårn Kongens kær. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,207 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Sønderskoven. This park has received an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 224 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Skærup Zoo. This zoo is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,375 visitors.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 7 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Region of Southern Denmark itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Denmark extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Region of Southern Denmark. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Cafe Vivaldi Vejle. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,843 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Bone's Vejle, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Bone's Vejle is rated 4.1 stars out of 5 by 1,545 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Garage Burgerbar. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 942 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Region of Southern Denmark and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular No 14 Vinbar. This vibrant bar is rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 101 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Marys Pub. Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars by 235 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 7 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Region of Southern Denmark

  • Southern Denmark
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Drive 10 km, 35 min

  • Deer Park Vejle
  • Mariaparken
  • Vejle museums - Art Museum
  • Kulturmuseet
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Day 8 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Denmark gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Region of Southern Denmark and visit more of its attractions.

Region of Southern Denmark has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 1 night more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular Deer Park Vejle, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible Deer Park Vejle has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 359 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing Mariaparken. This city feature got an average score of 4.2 out of 5 stars from its 388 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Region of Southern Denmark is the notable Vejle museums - Art Museum. The popular Vejle museums - Art Museum is a highlight of many travel packages in Region of Southern Denmark. As a matter of fact, this remarkable top-tier point of interest has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from around 392 travelers.

Aside from the above-mentioned attractions in Region of Southern Denmark, you also have the opportunity to stop by the marvelous Kulturmuseet. Take your time exploring this wonderful museum and one of the city’s most notable places. This magnificent site has a rating of 4.3 stars out of 5 from 357 visitors.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Region of Southern Denmark by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Region of Southern Denmark.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Region of Southern Denmark, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Restaurant Shangrila is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Region of Southern Denmark-based food place has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 905 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Skyttehuset is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Skyttehuset proved an excellent choice for around 560 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Region of Southern Denmark is Taverna Hellas, which has an average score of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 471 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Region of Southern Denmark, Casino Munkebjerg. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4 over 5 stars given by 160 customers.

This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from.

Toast to an amazing time in Region of Southern Denmark and end day 8 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Denmark on a great note!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Kolding and Aarhus

  • Kolding
  • Aarhus
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Drive 134 km, 2 hours 27 min

  • Geographical Garden
  • Koldinghus
  • Legeparken
  • Marielundsskoven
  • Trapholt Museum for Moderne Kunst
  • More

Day 9 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Denmark gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Kolding. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Aarhus, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 3 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Geographical Garden is waiting for you. This botanical garden has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,587 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Koldinghus. This unique château is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,446 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible Legeparken. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,015 visitors, this best-rated sightseeing destination is one of the top sights to visit in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Marielundsskoven. This popular forest and attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 272 people.

If you’re keen to continue your discovery, make your way to Trapholt Museum for Modern Art and Design. This attraction is a valued museum in the area that has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,988 visitors.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Kolding has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Denmark. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Aarhus. In Aarhus, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Denmark.

With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 918 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Piccolina.

Locals also recommend Reataurant Kohalen as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Reataurant Kohalen as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 755 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Restaurant ET. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 690 customers.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Tir Na nÓg - Irish Gastropub. Tir Na nÓg - Irish Gastropub is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,583 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Sherlock Holmes Pub. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,097 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Mig og Ølsnedkeren. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Mig og Ølsnedkeren is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 716 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Denmark!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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Drive 20 km, 42 min

  • Moesgaard Museum
  • The Infinite Bridge
  • Marselisborg Deer Park
  • ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
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Day 10 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip through Denmark serves as your introduction to Aarhus. This is your chance to experience the very best of the city and appreciate Denmark and its distinct culture and people.

Upon arriving in Aarhus, you can check in at the accommodation of your choice for a quick break. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 864 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 4-star Comwell Aarhus Dolce by Wyndham. With an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 2,229 guests, Comwell Aarhus Dolce by Wyndham is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Zleep Hotel Aarhus Skejby offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Zleep Hotel Aarhus Skejby is a top-rated budget hotel in Aarhus with an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 1,569 guests.

These recommendations are among the most popular places to stay in Aarhus. If any of these options are not available during your stay in the city, we’ll provide you with the best alternatives. Our flexible booking system will automatically offer you a selection of accommodations that fit your budget and needs.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Aarhus, allowing you to explore the city at a relaxed pace. For example, you can take in the unique atmosphere of the city from the outstanding Moesgaard Museum. This museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in Aarhus, as it welcomes more than 368,656 visitors each year. The fascinating Moesgaard Museum has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 9,934 travelers.

Aarhus is also home to the captivating The Infinite Bridge, a local footbridge and another popular attraction in the city. About 2,477 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.3 out of 5 stars.

The extraordinary Marselisborg Deer Park is another unforgettable place you can visit on your easy and relaxed road trip across Denmark. Rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 3,018 travelers, Marselisborg Deer Park proves to be one of the top sights in the area.

You’ll enjoy the time you’ll spend at the incredible ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. A trip to this wonderful site will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing museum and attraction an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 12,237 reviews.

Every year, travelers gather around this fascinating sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Aarhus, its culture, and people. So for a more meaningful travel experience in the city, we recommend you join one of the most popular tours available on this day of your relaxed road trip across Denmark.

Mealtimes are the perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Denmark. After a day of appreciating the best places to visit in Aarhus, explore the city like a local by trying out the best restaurants in the area.

Ranking high on our list of the best restaurants in Aarhus is Raadhuus Kafeen. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,387 customers, you really have to try the savory dishes of this excellent restaurant.

Locals love KöD Aarhus for its delicious meals, and we recommend you visit the restaurant at least once during your stay in Aarhus. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,108 customers.

Another alternative is Restaurant Madklubben Århus. This restaurant serves a variety of comforting food and drinks and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,028 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Aarhus. At Lecoq, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 654 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your relaxed road trip at Mikkeller bar, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 548 reviews.

Die kleine Bierstube is also one of the best places in Aarhus where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 564 customers.

Sleep comfortably and prepare for another day of your laid-back adventure in Denmark!

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Day 11

Day 11 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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Drive 11 km, 49 min

  • Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden
  • Den Gamle By
  • Aarhus Cathedral
  • Endless Connection
  • Marselisborg Palace
  • More

On day 11 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, you'll explore the best attractions in Aarhus at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Aarhus, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 1 night will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden. This incredible park has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,584 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Denmark by seeing another popular site in Aarhus, the wonderful The Old Town. This museum is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,584 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Aarhus Cathedral. This lutheran cathedral has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,291 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Endless Connection. This top-tier point of interest is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.5 out of 5 stars from 770 visitors.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous Marselisborg Palace. This amazing site is a wonderful building with more than 784 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 11 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Denmark. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Aarhus itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Denmark extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Aarhus. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Mefisto. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 807 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Teater Bodega, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Teater Bodega is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by 805 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Restaurant Klokken Aarhus. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 530 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Aarhus and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular Erlings Jazz- & Ølbar. This vibrant bar is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 321 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Café Rømer. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,093 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is Waxies. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. Waxies has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,059 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 11 of your relaxed road trip across Denmark, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 12

Day 12 – Aalborg

  • Aarhus
  • Aalborg
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Drive 125 km, 1 hour 55 min

  • Mindeparken
  • Marselisborg Palace
  • Tivoli Friheden
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Day 12 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Denmark gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Aarhus. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Aalborg, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 1 night.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Mindeparken is waiting for you. This memorial park has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,354 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Marselisborg Palace. This unique building is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,620 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible Tivoli Friheden. With an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 8,400 visitors, this amusement park is one of the top sights to visit in the area. In fact, the spectacular Tivoli Friheden welcomes around 365,000 visitors on a yearly basis.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Aarhus has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Denmark. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Aalborg. In Aalborg, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Denmark.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Scandic Aalborg Øst. Scandic Aalborg Øst is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 798 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Aalborg Airport Hotel. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 600 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Denmark!

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Day 13

Day 13 – Aalborg - departure day

  • Aalborg - Departure day
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  • Aalborghus Castle
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Day 13 of your relaxed road trip in Denmark is your departure day. If you have a flight to catch, you’ll drop off your rental car well in advance before your departure. Choose a late flight to enjoy a stress-free last day in Aalborg.

Depending on when you need to leave, you might be able to fit in some sightseeing or shopping. Embrace the beauty of Aalborg once more and find some souvenirs to help you remember your time in the city. To end your relaxing road trip in Denmark on top, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Aalborghus Castle is an extraordinary attraction that is perfect for your last day in Aalborg. This top sight is a popular best-rated sightseeing destination, rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 385 visitors.

Unwind and look back at the past 13 days of your relaxed road trip over a bite to eat. This is your chance to enjoy one last traditional meal in Aalborg or just grab something light to keep you going.

Give yourself enough time to wave goodbye to Aalborg and begin your journey home. The unforgettable experiences you’ve collected along your 13-day relaxed road trip in Denmark is a story you will tell for the rest of your life.

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