Denmark is the historical and spiritual home of the Viking. Danish ancestors explored, settled, traded, and plundered far and wide across the world during the period of history known as the Viking Age. Once feared in Europe for their raiding and pillaging, today's Vikings are a peaceful bunch who have long since traded in their long ships for bicycles. But if you want to get a taste of the old Viking culture and way of life, come to Denmark!
The Vikings are known for horned helmets and raiding and plundering, but what is actual fact and what is fiction?
There's a little bit of Viking in all of us! Find out which Viking you'd be back in the day.
No matter where you go in Denmark, you are not far from Viking history.
The merciless ancient Danes are still roaming around in West Zealand!
Rough it like the Vikings or stay somewhere a bit more stately, either way, there are lots of options.
See Viking longboats firsthand and experience what made their awe-inspiring journeys possible.