We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Review Highlights
Searching the vikings

Jelling is a small town with an interesting story about the well known Bluetooth, who was more than... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
Well worth the time to visit

Our visit to this site was not planned as we were freedom travelling with no particular schedule... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Invercargill, New Zealand
Read all 573 reviews
All photos (409)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
See all hours
Gormsgade 23, Jelling, Vejle 7300, Denmark
+45 41 20 63 31
Improve This Listing
Reviews (573)
Filter reviews
217 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews runic stones interactive displays well worth a visit excellent museum small town birth certificate world heritage site free museum across the street train station scandinavian history free of charge next door glass cases his wife big stones modern museum
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 217 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jelling is a small town with an interesting story about the well known Bluetooth, who was more than a connection tool as he was a king many years ago. The church is impressive through its simplicity. The design of the tombs was astonishing. We realized...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LauraN4130
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to this site was not planned as we were freedom travelling with no particular schedule and ended up staying close by for a night. I would consider this site a "must see" in Denmark and would certainly not miss visiting this site if...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 4myxtc
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Really interesting visit. The place is well organized and is possible to get to understand everything really easy. The staff was really helpful as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sebivejle2018
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Very interesting to see, lots of history, founders of Denmark. Jelling stones, mounds and the churc is interesting to see. Interactive and fun afternoon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Niels L
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Must see outside Copenhagen - to understand Denmark, Danes and their history. It is basics for a visit to Denmark. Should be a must see for all Danes!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SanneS2017F
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I was impressed both with the monument area, the church and the visitors center which has just the right level of information for me, not too much and not too little. Great views from the hills

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kennethdarling
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The Rune Stones monument is very impressive - the fact that on those stones, the word "Denmark" was first found, and that the kings that created them - Gorm the Old and his son - Harald Bluetooth write about conquest of the entire Denmark area...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shahar L
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited Jelling on our way back to Billund from Vejle. It is a very pretty place with a nice church . The cemetery is one of the most well kept we have ever seen . The Viking museum is free to visit. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TEAMW12
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The mounds are accompanied by an information center, which is free to enter. 95% the information there are available in both Danish and English. You feel the history of the Vikings with your eyes, ears, even fingers. The introduction to the Danish Royal family chronicle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yinci Y
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Easy roads from Billund and a really good museum and areas to walk if the weather is fine. The village of Jelling was very clean and had an outdoor water play area for young children. Well worth the effort to see some of real Denmark...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank araf
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Haraldskaer Sinatur Hotel & Konference
606 reviews
6.14 km away
Hotel Margrethe
16 reviews
6.21 km away
Bredehus Hotel
44 reviews
6.83 km away
Vejle Center Hotel
199 reviews
8.41 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 10 nearby restaurants
Cafe Sejd - Cafe & Boutique
95 reviews
.18 km away
Jelling Kro
89 reviews
.13 km away
Byens Cafe
35 reviews
.22 km away
Vaffel Og Pandekagehuset Jelling
24 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 nearby attractions
Givskud Zoo
556 reviews
7.50 km away
Engelsholm Slot
12 reviews
7.80 km away
Kongernes Jelling - Home of the Viking Kings
76 reviews
.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Eva C
19 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Nordengen | Reviewed this property |
Car, Taxi, Bike, Bus, Train, and if you’re really rich, Hellicopter !
Ron T
7 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Sharyn T | Reviewed this property |
No we were staying nearby,but we did go on our own no tour guide needed
15 June 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from birtel831 | Reviewed this property |
All day