West Jutland

West Jutland highlights

  1. Feel the power of the North Sea on West Jutland’s wind-swept beaches.
  2. Take in the vast Wadden Sea National Park, a haven for birds and wildlife.

East Jutland highlights

  1. Lose yourself in the rolling heathlands of Djursland’s National Park
  2. Spend an exciting weekend in Aarhus, Denmark’s second city
  3. Cycle or hike the many, varied trails of The Lake District
  4. Go green on Samsø island, home of some of Denmark’s best produce

Funen highlights

  1. Wonder at Egeskov Castle, Europe's best preserved Renaissance moat castle
  2. Explore the cathedral city and birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, Odense
  3. Go island hopping in the South Funen Archipelago
  4. Visit the quaint cobbled town of Ærøskøbing 
  5. Take a day trip to Faaborg, another lovely coastal town

Further reading

Read more about Funen.

Læsø salt

North Zealand highlights

  1. Absorb wonderful art, architecture and sea views at Louisiana, Denmark’s most popular modern art gallery
  2. Follow Shakespeare’s Hamlet to it setting, Kronborg Castle
  3. Relax in the cute fishing villages and beach areas of the North Sealand coast
  4. See the stunning Frederiksberg Castle, nestled on a lake 
Læsø salt

North Jutland highlights

  1. Stand in two seas at once at The Branch (Grenen), Denmark’s northernmost point
  2. Uncover the intriguing buried church in the dunes south of Skagen
  3. Wander round the artistic seaside town of Skagen
Djurs Sommerland, Danmark

Danish Sommerlands: Summerland fun for the family!

Bring your family to a truly Danish experience; a summerland (sommerland) theme park. Open only in the summer, sommerlands are mega-popular amusement parks, found around the country. Here's a selection of Denmark's most popular places to get your family's pulses racing, including Djurs Sommerland and Fårup Sommerland!

Fun for the whole family in Copenhagen

Top Attractions for Families in Copenhagen

Show your kids the whole universe in Copenhagen - from planetariums to the jewels of princes and princesses, Copenhagen has a treasure trove of experiences for children. Image: Tivoli

The best theme parks and attractions for kids (and kids at heart) in Denmark

Denmark's Top Attractions for Kids

Denmark is frequently named as one of the best family holiday destinations in the world. So whether you're looking for outdoor adventures, interactive exhibits or pure unadulterated fun, you'll find family attractions of all kinds in Denmark. Our guide to attractions for kids in Denmark includes top theme parks like Tivoli and LEGOLAND and fun-filled zoos. 

Top 20 natural beauty spots

Skagen 

At Skagen, the northernmost tip of Denmark, you can walk out onto The Branch, a sand spit where the waters of the Kattegat and Skagerrak seas meet. Nearby you can walk on Råbjerg Mile, one of Europe's largest moving sand dunes, over 40 metres high.

The most popular attractions in Denmark for tourists

Top Attractions in Denmark

Take your pick of Denmark's most popular attractions; a fascinating mix of zoos, galleries and historical parks.

The old town in Aarhus, Denmark

Travel-Trade-Itinerary-Odense

Odense, Aarhus og Aalborg


Architecture, history and spectacular new art – Danish cities have much to offer. Odense, Aarhus and Aalborg feature heritage centres and highlight attractions.


Copenhagen is packed with great attractions that are easy get to and lots of fun

Top Attractions in Copenhagen

Wondering what to do in Copenhagen? These are some of the absolute best attractions in Copenhagen. Denmark's capital is packed full of great attractions, such as Tivoli and The Little Mermaid and it's easy to go between them on foot, by bike or on public transport. If you'd like a little help prioritising your time in the city, this guide is what you need! Here are Copenhagen's most-visited attractions this year.

Danish Vikings

West Zealand culture and heritage

Artistic heritage

The special light on the exposed Odsherred peninsula has always attracted many artists. You can see their work at a great selection of galleries and exhibitions in the area. The Painters' Farm (Malergården) is the former home of local artist Sigurd Swane and his family, near Plejerup, and is open to the public as a museum.

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