In Vejle you find many beautiful buildings designed by Denmark`s leading architects Vejle`s waterfront is today a modern and cosy district The design of the Waves is inspired by Jorn Utzon's Sydney Opera house Vejle is a green town with many beautiful natural spots

Vejle

Welcome to the city Vejle close to the famous Legoland in Billund.

Vejle is a city with the futuristic residential estate 'the Wave' (Bølgen) by the waterfront. Vejle is a perfect choice for a visit, and you will find both shopping centres and beautiful architecture and the city is surrounded by some of Denmark`s most magnificent nature. The town is only 30 minutes drive from Legoland and here you also find many good hotels.

Vejle`s main pedestrian street is almost a kilometre long and the street has a two shopping centres Bryggen and 'Mary`s. In the pedestrian street, exclusive speciality boutiques mingle with brand-stores as Ecco and Pandora shops and other famous Danish brands. 


Denmark`s most service-minded shopping town

Vejle is an attractive town with a great reputation. The town was awarded as most pleasant and best shopping city in Denmark in national polls. You will find cool old charming shopping streets including nice restaurants, trendy outdoor cafes, and bars.

In Vejle, you will find the perfect harmony between old remain buildings and new trendy architecture. To explore the different, visit the old hilltop windmill and a grand merchant's house or the Wave, a new trendy apartment complex by the waterfront.


Great nature experiences and activities

Especially during the summer, it is very recommended to visit the protected nature area Vejle Ådal with beautiful rolling forests, rivers, lakes, and farmland. Throughout the Vejle Ådal, you will find perfect options for hiking or biking. The valley is covered by unique nature routes, which also invite for canoeing angling and golfing. The area is also the ultimate choice for a family picnic, where you will find many perfect arranged places with beautiful view spots.
 

Viking Voyage on Fårup Lake

In the summer months from 1 June - 31 August it is possible to take a trip with an ornate Viking ship, Jelling Orm in the lake of Fårup sø. The ship is 3 meters wide and 15 meters long. Contact the local tourist office nearby the station to get more information.

 
Vejle Inlet is close to the town

As one of the highlights in South Jutland, you will be captivated by the Vejle Inlet. Every summer you will find the Vejle Inlet dotted with white sails and sailing into the meandering inlet, indeed a unique nature experience. The 22 km long inlet attracts the beautiful viewpoints, sandy beaches, and picnic spots. 


Unique Wellness & Spa Resorts are situated close to the town

Along the Vejle Inlet, you find relaxing luxurious wellness & spa resorts like Vejle Fjord Hotel or Comwell Spa which invite for unique stays.


It`s easy to reach Vejle

Vejle is located 2,5 hours drive from Copenhagen by train or car, and you will find train connections from Copenhagen every hour. Billund Airport is nearby with connections from Copenhagen and many other international airports.

Do you visit South Jutland or Legoland in Billund, Vejle is the perfect choice for a detour. 

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What to See and Do in Vejle

The Ecolarium

The Ecolarium

Visit the Ecolarium where you can explore the environment, sustainability and a lot more...

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Bølgen (The Wave)

Bølgen (The Wave)

The Waves is a residential landmark building at the Intel in Vejle.

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Vejle Town Hall

Vejle Town Hall

The Vejle Town Hall is a neo-Gothic building. The architect Carl Lendorf designed the building in the years 1878 - 1879 and opened up in November 1879.

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Vejle Windmill

Vejle Windmill

Welcome to an extraordinary windmill experience in Vejle.

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Shopping in Vejle

Shopping in Vejle

Vejle is one of Denmark`s most cosy shopping towns and has been ranked Denmark’s Most Service-Minded Shopping Town 2016-2018.

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Vejle Inlet

Vejle Inlet

The Vejle Inlet is one of the most beautiful in Denmark. Not only for the natural beauty, but also for the many viewing spots.

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Nearby Family Attractions

Legoland®

Legoland®

Lego® are a Danish company and you find the original Legoland here just nearby the factory. The Legoland theme Park is one one the most visited attractions in Denmark.

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Givskud Animal Park

Givskud Animal Park

A Zoo for the whole family with a lot of animals for all ages to explore.

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The Jelling Monuments

The Jelling Monuments

The Jelling Monuments are one of Europe’s finest Viking Age monuments on the Unesco Heritage list in Denmark.

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Nearby UNESCO Heritage Sites

The Moravians in Christiansfeld

The Moravians in Christiansfeld

Founded in 1773 in South Jutland, this heritage site is an example of a planned settlement of the Moravian Church.

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The Jelling Monuments

The Jelling Monuments

The Jelling Monuments are one of Europe’s finest Viking Age monuments on the Unesco Heritage list in Denmark.

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The Wadden Sea National Park

The Wadden Sea National Park

The Wadden Sea National Park is one of the new national parks in Denmark.

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Recommended Hotels

Hotel Kellers Park

Hotel Kellers Park

At this first class spa and wellness hotel you get a celebrity treatment and world-class service.

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Hotel Vejlefjord

Hotel Vejlefjord

Hotel Vejlefjord is one of the best wellness & spa hotels in Northern Europe and won in 2017 the price as the best spa hotel in Denmark by the Danish Beauty Award.

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Vejle Center Hotel

Vejle Center Hotel

Vejle Center Hotel is a modern business conference and family hotel in the outskirts of Vejle.

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Cabinn Vejle Hotel

Cabinn Vejle Hotel

Hotel CABINN Vejle, is located in the center of Vejle, 2 minutes’ walk from the Railway station, 5 minutes’ drive from E45 and 20 minutes from Billund Airport.

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Best Western Torvehallerne

Best Western Torvehallerne

The Best Western Torvehallerne is a 4 Star hotel. An architectural wonder with a wealth of possibilities and contains among other things exciting restaurants, bar and cafe, meeting and conference rooms, auditorium and theatrical stage.

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Munkebjerg Hotel

Munkebjerg Hotel

Munkebjerg Hotel is one of the most beautiful located hotels in Denmark with views to the fascinating Vejle Fjord. A hotel with a long historical tradition

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Lalandia Resort in Billund

Lalandia Resort in Billund

Lalandia Billund Resort is a 4-star resort, where you stay in holiday houses and from here you can explore all the nearby attractions.

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Me|Mu Restaurant

Me|Mu Restaurant

Restaurant Me|Mu is the first and only Michelin Restaurant in Vejle

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