Denmark Cruises


Many of the world’s largest cruise ships can regularly be seen in Denmark water, including vessels from AIDA Cruises, Azamara Club Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Costa Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Cunard Cruise Line, Holland America Line, MSC Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Royal Caribbean, Silversea Cruises, Viking Ocean Cruises, and other cruise lines.

Denmark, a proud maritime nation, holds a rich seafaring history and a tradition of exploration that stretches back centuries. The country’s roots are deeply entwined with the sea, from the audacious Viking voyages to the regal naval fleets of the Danish monarchy. This history is reflected in Denmark's vibrant coastal cities, each imbued with a unique marine culture that's as fascinating as it's endearing. Visitors will be delighted to explore renowned maritime museums, historic lighthouses, and time-honored fishing villages. Each Danish port embodies its own piece of the country's seafaring past, creating a tapestry of cultural richness that is palpable in every harbor.


Denmark, as a cruise destination, offers an alluring blend of modern cities, enchanting landscapes, and cultural wealth. Cruise visitors are often spellbound by the colorful waterfront of Nyhavn in Copenhagen, the Medieval old town in Aalborg, and the charm of Aarhus, the City of Smiles. Visiting Denmark on a cruise provides the unique opportunity to explore diverse and exciting locales without the hassle of constantly packing and unpacking. It serves as a seamless, relaxing gateway into the rich cultural heritage and contemporary innovation that define this Scandinavian paradise. The main cruise ports in Denmark are Aalborg, Aarhus, Bornholm, Copenhagen, Esbjerg, Fredericia, Kalundborg, Klaksvik (Faroe Islands), Ronne, Runavik, Skagen, Torshavn (Faroe Islands), and many more. Take a memorable cruise adventure to or from Denmark.

Attractions and Activities

The country's stunning natural landscapes provide ample opportunities for adventure and outdoor activities. Cruisers can explore Denmark's diverse terrain, ranging from idyllic beaches to lush forests. Wildlife enthusiasts may catch a glimpse of the local fauna in the country's numerous nature reserves. Each stop on your cruise brings a chance for a new adventure, a new sight to behold, and a unique story to tell.

Language and Currency

When you land on Danish soil, you'll find yourself greeted by friendly locals conversing in Danish, though English is widely spoken, making it easy for visitors to communicate. The country uses the Danish Krone as its currency. Tipping is appreciated in Denmark, particularly in restaurants where it's common to leave around 10% if the service was satisfactory. Haggling is not common practice, and prices in stores are generally considered as fixed.

Denmark Cruises Schedule 2024

As your journey ends, you'll carry with you memories of Denmark’s picturesque ports, stunning landscapes, rich history, and warm hospitality. Cruising to Denmark isn't merely about reaching a destination; it's about immersing yourself in a unique cultural experience, discovering a country that's as inviting as its people. Whether you're a seasoned cruiser or embarking on your maiden voyage, Denmark promises an unforgettable cruise journey. With each visit, you'll leave a piece of your heart in this Scandinavian gem, making every departure a promise of return.

Holland America Line British Isles 21-day route

21-day British Isles cruise from Rotterdam

Rotterdam, Holland America Line

Date: May 4, 2024

Ports of Call: Rotterdam, Gothenburg, Aarhus, Copenhagen, Oslo, Rotterdam, Edinburgh, Inverness, Isle of Lewis, Isle of Skye, Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool, Holyhead, Cork, Bruges, Rotterdam; View Itinerary

Viking Ocean Cruises Baltic 14-day route

14-day Baltic cruise from Stockholm

Viking Venus, Viking Ocean Cruises

Date: May 17, 2024

Ports of Call: Stockholm, Stockholm, Mariehamn, Gdansk, Bornholm, Warnemunde, Copenhagen, Aalborg, Oslo, Oslo, Stavanger, Eidfjord, Bergen, Bergen; View Itinerary

Holland America Line North Cape 21-day route

21-day North Cape cruise from Copenhagen

Nieuw Statendam, Holland America Line

Date: May 18, 2024

Ports of Call: Copenhagen, Alesund, Trondheim, Honningsvag, Tromso, Leknes, Lerwick, Isle of Skye, Inverness, Edinburgh, Copenhagen, Oslo, Nordfjordeid, Akureyri, Isafjordur, Reykjavik; View Itinerary