Top attractions in Copenhagen
Top sights in Copenhagen
The second largest city of the Scandinavian countries, Copenhagen is a meeting of the old and charming with the modern and innovative. Dive in and discover its many faces!
The main character of Hans Christian Andersen's most famous fairytale can be seen here.
This squatters' commune, ruled by its own laws, was closed in 2011 by those that lived there, but is now open again. Check out its eerie murals and learn about its odd history.
After seeing the Little Mermaid statue, take a trip to neighboring Odense to Hans Christian Andersen's birthplace, which has now been turned into a museum.
This unconventional treasure hunt is all about ancient worlds, and it's a good way to experience Copenhagen's nooks and crannies firsthand.
Learn about the Vikings in Roskilde, origin of the maritime warriors! See replicas of their astounding vessels and find out what life was like sailing the seas of Europe.
The Skjern River offers the country's best fishing. Brush up on your fishing skills, and also leave Copenhagen for a day and enjoy some wilderness!
This islet castle in the middle of the city is the seat of the Danish government. The original structure, built in the 12th century, now provides a lesson in interior design.
Four days or so will suffice to take in the architecture, coffee, and cultural activities of Copenhagen!
Absolutely walkable - and it's even better by bike.
Anytime between April and October - rain is still to be expected, though!
It's pretty easy to take a trip across the bridge into the Swedish city of Malmo, but make sure you're set up with Swedish currency first!
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- Best time to visit
- From April to October the temperatures are most pleasant and the long days are great for sightseeing!
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What people are saying about Copenhagen
My favourite part of my trip to Copenhagen. The boat ride is so relaxing and informative. You learn so much about the different buildings all over Copenhagen and the tour is not too long or too short. I found it really fun and enjoyable, and for such a good price too!
An absolutely must-do tour, you really get an insight into the history of the red light and green light district. Bryony was a kind and fantastic guide that kept me engaged and entertained! I strongly recommend taking this tour
It was a good tour with a good guide, with lots of interesting info about the food. The food itself was really tasty. This tour was a great way to learn about local Danish food.
It was very fun and exciting tour! Best way to see the attractions. My guide Marc was very friendly, expert and funny! I would strongly recommend!
The tour was great, even with the Covid precautions. Our tour guide was funny and gave us time to take pictures.