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Travel inspiration for foreign students

Travel inspiration

for foreign students


This presentation will give you information on

  • How to get around in Denmark

    • - And what to see when you get there

  • How to get around in Europe

    • - And what to see when you get there

This presentation will give you information on:


Planning trips within denmark

  • www.rejseplanen.dk

  • Journey planner on the internet: Helps you find your way by bus and train, here you can also find timetables and buy tickets

  • Planning trips within Denmark


    Bus 888

    • Usually cheaper than trains

    • Website:

      • http://www.linie888.dk/use-the-bus-it-s-quick-and-affordable

    • Destinations:

      • Copenhagen

      • Hamburg airport

      • Berlin

    Bus 888


    Eurolines bus tours

    • Eurolines take you to many major cities in Europe

    • Amsterdam (DKK 900-1000)

    • Paris (DKK 1300-1500)

    • Hamburg (DKK 700)

    • Portugal (DKK 2700)

    Eurolines bus tours

    Look for special offers on the website:www.eurolines-travel.com


    Trains

    Trains

    • DSB (for national trains)

    • www.dsb.dk

      • Here youcan find time tables and buytickets.

      • Information on the website is mostly in Danish, ask at the service desk at the train station for information in English

    • Deutsche Bahn (for international trains)

    • www.bahn.de


    Trains1

    • Special student travel card called ”Wildcard” (for students under the age of 26)

      • Price: 185 DKK

      • You need your CPR-no. to order a Wildcard.

      • Apply at the train station (remember your ID)

      • Mon-, Tues-, Weds-, Thus- & Saturday you save 50% on train tickets

      • Friday & Sunday you save 25% on train tickets

    • It is worth buying a Wildcard even for just one return trip from Aarhus to Copenhagen

    Trains


    Ferries

    • StenaLine - www.stenaline.dk (only in Danish)

    • Prices:

      • Frederikshavn – Oslo from around DKK 600

      • Ferry: DKK 380 returnwithoutcar (app. 8 hours) + returntrainticket Aarhus-Frederikshavn DKK 225

      • (without Wildcard)

    Ferries


    Airports and flight companies

    • Aarhus Airport (also called Tirstrup) www.aar.dk

      • Ryanair destinations from Tirstrup:

        • Alicante, Barcelona, Girona, London, Malaga & Oslo

      • Other companies flying from Tirstrup:

        • SAS, British Airways, Cimber Sterling…

    • Billund Airport www.billund-airport.dk

    • Ryanair destinations from Billund:

      • Rome, Edinburgh, Pisa, Milan, Alicante, Madrid, Valencia, Dublin,

      • London, Birmingham & Barcelona

    • Examples of other companies flying from Billund:

      • Cimber Sterling (Oslo, Stockholm, London, Malaga, Rome, Nice)

      • British Airways (Paris)

    Airports and flight companies


    Airports and travel sites

    • Copenhagen Airport (alsocalled Kastrup)

      • www.cph.dk

      • Lots of options… 

    • For cheapflights, check out:

      • www.expedia.com

      • www.momondo.dk

    Airports and travel sites


    Car rental

    Europcar: www.europcar.com

    Avis: www.avis.dk

    Sixt: www.sixt.dk

    Hertz: www.hertzdk.dk

    Car rental


    Car rental in aarhus

    • www.europcar.com

    • Address: Sønder Alle 35 8000  Aarhus

    • Phone number: +45 89 33 11 11

    • Prices: 3 days from € 400 (5 people) to € 600 (7 people)

    Car rental in Aarhus

    DO NOT SHOW YOUR CPR-CARD, BUT YOUR ID-CARD FROM YOUR HOME COUNTRY AND ASK FOR A SPECIAL OFFER FOR FOREIGNERS


    What to see in denmark

    • Copenhagen

    • Skagen

    • Vesterhavet – The West Coast

    • Randers Rainforest

    • Legoland

    • Jomfru Anegade in Aalborg

      • Ultimate party street

      • Carnival on the 29th of May

    • Odense – H.C. Andersen & Zoo

    • Djurs Sommerland

    • Mols Bjerge National Park e.g. on the back of Islandic horses

    www.visitdenmark.dk

    What to see in Denmark


    Copenhagen

    • www.visitcopenhagen.dk

    • Tivoli (www.tivoli.dk)

    • The Little Mermaid

    • Nyhavn (small harbour area with cafées)

    • Carlsberg Brewery (www.visitcarlsberg.dk)

    • Strøget – shopping, shopping, shopping!

    • Canal boat tour (www.canaltours.com)

    • Amalienborg (where the Queen of Denmark lives)

    Copenhagen


    Skagen

    • Famous for itsyellow houses

    • Grenen - where the twoseas Kattegat and Skagerakmeet

    • Råbjerg Mile (sand dunes)

    • Skagen Harbor

    • Skagen Museum (art gallery)

    Skagen

    • www.skagen.net

    • www.skagen-guide.dk


    Odense

    • The home of H.C Andersen

    • The H.C. Andersen Garden

    • Odense Zoo (www.odensezoo.dk)

    • Kunsthallen Brandts (modern art gallery)

    • St. Knuds Cathedral

    • www.visitodense.dk

    Odense


    Djursland

    • Djursland is located on ”the nose” of Jutland and offers a variety of attractions:

    • Djurs Sommerland (amusement park)

      • Buy a combi-ticket at the bus station which covers both

      • transportation to and from the amusemant park and the

      • entrance for only DKK 235.

      • http://djurssommerland.dk/djurs-sommerland.html?L=1

    • Mols Bjerge - The national park

      • A fantastic way to see the national park is on the back of

      • an Islandic horse. Both for experienced riders and

      • beginners – so even if you have never been riding is should

      • not stop you! DKK 260 for appr. 2 hours.

      • Contact information: [email protected]

    • For more information on Djursland and what to see:

    • www.visitdjursland.dk

    Djursland


    Border shopping

    • Germany has a muchlowertaxratethanDenmark, so youcan

    • spend a lotofmoney on especiallyfoodandalcoholbydrivingto

    • the German border.

    • Check out:

      • www.graensehandel.dk

      • Somestoresarespecialized in sellingto Danes, andhereyoucanbuycansofsodaandbeerwithoutpayingdeposit (asit must be an exportcertified item):

        • Fleggaard

        • Calle

        • Otto Duborg

        • Poetzsch

    • Rememberto bring yourpassportand CPR-card (avoidpayingdeposit on cans)

    • DistanceAarhus-Flensburg: 190 km

    Border shopping


    Accommodation

    • Youcan find accommodationon following websites:

    • Denmark:

      • www.visitdenmark.com

    • Denmark and Europe:

      • www.hostels.com

      • www.hostelworld.com

    Accommodation


    Stockholm

    • Bus (line888) or train from Århus to Copenhagen and by plane to

    • Stockholm (SAS: www.sas.dk )

    • Links to accommodation:

      • www.rygerfjord.se/english/price.html

      • www.cityhostel.se/default_en.asp

    • Inspiration on what to see in Stockholm:

      • The Royal Palace

      • City Hall

      • The Stockholm Museum of Modern Art

      • Tivoli Gröna Lund

      • Aquaria Watermuseum

      • The Old Town (charming, old part of Stockholm)

    • For more inspiration check out: www.visit-stockholm.com

    Stockholm


    London

    • Ryan Air offers cheap tickets from Aarhus to London (Stansted)

    • How to get there:

      • Take the airport bus to Aarhus Airport (Tirstrup)

      • Price: DKK 90 in cash

      • See time tables at: http://www.aar.dk/default.asp?id=83

      • Once you arrive at Stansted Airport you can take either the train

      • (appr. 1 hour ride) or the bus (appr. 1½-2 hours) to London

      • (Liverpool station).

      • Tickets can be bought before leaving Denmark, on the plane or

      • when arriving in Stansted.

    • Prices:

      • If you are lucky, you can get a return ticket from around 500 DKK

    • www.ryanair.com

    London


    London1

    • Must-sees in London:

    • Big Ben

    • Oxford Street, Regent Street etc. – SHOPPING!

    • House of Parliament

    • Tower Bridge

    • Buckingham Palace

    • London Eye

    • Madam Tussaud’s (wax museum)

    • Musicals

      • Buy (sometimes cheap) tickets at Leicester Square. But be there

      • early to get the best seats.

    • Tickets for many of the events can be bought online before leaving

    • Denmark - this will save you valuable time when getting to the attraction.

    • Student discount on many attractions and in many shops, so don´t forget

    • your student ID

    • www.londonnet.co.uk

    London


    Barcelona

    • How to get there:

    • By plane from Tirstrup or Billund Airport

    • To go to the airport, take the airport bus from Aarhus:

      • To Tirstrup airport – DKK 90

      • To Billund airport – DKK 180

      • Time table for the shuttle bus going to Billund: www.billund-airport.dk/Rejseinfo/Til_og_fra_lufthavnen/Lufthavnsbusser/Aarhus_Lufthavnsbus.aspx

    • Prices for plane tickets to Barcelona:

      • Return tickets from around DKK 700

    Barcelona


    Barcelona1

    • What to see in Barcelona:

    • Cathedral de la Santa Creu

    • Sagrada Familia (Church)

    • Barcelona FC Museum (a must see for football fans)

    • Montjuic’s Magic fountain

    • Picasso Museum

    • Poble Español (market place + shopping)

    • Dali museum

    • Park Guell

    • Check out the following links for inspiration:

      • www.barcelona-tourist-guide.com

      • www.barcelonasightseeing.net

    Barcelona


    Travel inspiration for foreign students

    Enjoy and have fun 


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