Heartland Festival, Egeskov Castle

12 castles you should visit in Denmark

Photo: Peter Kirkegaard - Heartland Festival

Walk through Danish history and the homes of the Danish Royal Family, past and present, at these stunning castles in Denmark. Get up close to the Danish crown jewels at Rosenborg Castle, spend a fun-filled day at Egeskov Castle or act out your best Hamlet impression at Kronborg Castle.

Photo: © Stefan Asp

Oh, 12 castles aren't enough for you?

Well, then you're in luck! We have a lot more castles spread all across Denmark. Check out our full list of castles in Denmark which are well worth a visit and find out more on their history, opening times and how to get there.