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7 Days of Design in Denmark

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Fly into: Copenhagen Fly out of: Copenhagen
Total Duration: 7 days

Start with the museums and chic shops of Copenhagen, then move to Kolding, home to Denmark's preeminent design school. Finish in Billund, where a visit to Legoland shows just how much fun design can be.

    This Trip's Top Experiences:

  • Shopping
  • Art and Culture
  • Nightlife
  • Museums
Days 1-3
Jorgen Schytte/VisitDenmark

1 Copenhagen

A Laid-back Capital

  • Sample the shopping and nightlife along the Strøget—a few bars here stay open until 5 a.m.
  • The Tivoli Gardens are part old-time amusement park, part lush gardens, part social hub. Come for the concerts, the fireworks (seasonal), or to grab a bite at one of the 38 restaurants
  • Check out the fruits of Danish design at the Information Center for Danish Crafts ad Design
  • Art and Culture
  • Museums
  • Shopping
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Days 4-5
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Jacob Friberg/Visit Denmark

2 Kolding

Denmark's Design Capital

  • See the cutting edge at the Trapholt Museum of Modern Art
  • Check out the Koldinghuis, a 13th-century castle that's now a historical museum
  • Take in the nightlife on the Little Square at the center of the city
  • Nightlife
  • Museums
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Days 6-7
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Bent Nsby/Visit Denmark

3 Billund

Home of Legoland

  • Visit the original Legoland, made of over 50 million Lego bricks
  • Spend the night in the Hotel Legoland, overlooking the action
  • Steal away to nearby Århus, Demark's arts-oriented second city
  • Museums
  • Art and Culture
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