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 is a town in Denmark, in the southeast of Jutland.

Vejle is close to two famous attractions in Denmark as Legoland in Billund and Kongernes Jelling, a UNESCO Viking Heritage attraction.

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 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 an excellent reputation. The town was awarded as the most pleasant and best shopping city in Denmark in national polls. You will find calm old charming shopping streets, including excellent restaurants, trendy outdoor cafes, and bars.

In Vejle, you will find the perfect harmony between old remaining buildings and new trendy architecture. To explore the difference, visit the old hilltop windmill and a grand merchant's house or the Wave, a new stylish 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 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.

Famous events in Vejle

 The Danish cycling race 'Danmark rundt' for professional bicycle racers goes every year through Vejle.

In 2022 the world-famous 'Tour de France' will take place in Vejle. 

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 has 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.


How to go to 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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  • Lattitude: 55.711311
  • Longitude: 9.536354