Discover atmospheric streets and get up close to local culture in Denmark's four fantastic city break destinations. In Aarhus and Aalborg, attractions and natural areas are within walking distance, making both cities easy to get to know on a short break.
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A toast with the gods
The Viking Ships
In the Viking age, the easiest way of transportation was by ship and the contact between one end of Denmark to the other was only made possible by ship. The Viking ships also allowed for both trade and war to be expanded to for instance England.
The Viking and his ship
When the king died, his ship was towed on land and filled with all his most valued belongings and things that he needed for his last journey to the underworld.
The Viking's last journey
In the Viking age it was tradition to burn the dead. This might seem weird but one explanation is given by the traveler Ibn Fadlan after experiencing the burial of a Viking chief.
All national museums in Denmark have a free access policy for young persons under the age of 18. They are:
Free music festivals in Denmark
Free attractions in Denmark
Campsites in Denmark
Travel for free
Free holiday on an ecological farm
Finding the right campsite
Jewish Festival in Denmark 2-10 June
The spring months of April and May are mild and the summer months of June, July and August are the hottest. Autumn runs from September to November and tends to be rainy and cloudy. The winter months of December to March are normally cold, with frost and snow.
Denmark is part of the European Union's Schengen agreement, which means that you do not need to show your national ID card or passport when you are travelling to or from Denmark from another Schengen EU country.