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7 Highlights of 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 Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

The main character of Hans Christian Andersen's most famous fairytale can be seen here.

Freetown Christiana

Freetown Christiana

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.

Odense

Odense

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.

The Brewers' Secret

The Brewers' Secret

This unconventional treasure hunt is all about ancient worlds, and it's a good way to experience Copenhagen's nooks and crannies firsthand.

Viking Tour

Viking Tour

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.

Salmon Fishing in the Skjern

Salmon Fishing in the Skjern

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!

Christiansborg Palace

Christiansborg Palace

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.

Planning Your Copenhagen Visit

How long should I stay in Copenhagen?

Four days or so will suffice to take in the architecture, coffee, and cultural activities of Copenhagen!

How walkable is Copenhagen?

Absolutely walkable - and it's even better by bike.

When should I go to Copenhagen?

Anytime between April and October - rain is still to be expected, though!

Anything else I should know?

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!

Good to know

  • Language
    Danish
  • Currency
    Danish krone (kr.)
  • Time Zone
    UTC (+01:00)
  • Country Code
    +45
  • 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

I'm very satisfied with this walking tour!

Jack was a knowledgeable, excellent guide who told us a lot of interesting facts and historical moments of Copenhagen. Thank you!

Copenhagen free 2.5-hour Sightseeing Tour Reviewed by Natalia, 05/12/2019

What a great way to see this fabulous city?

After doing the mandatory bus and boat trips of Copenhagen, it was great to spend time walking around this great city. And this tour does it beautifully! Well known sights plus hidden gems. Well worth it.

Absolutely awesome and great value for the money

Get your guide is a great company to work with and offer a wide variety of excursions

Tivoli is a nice parc to spent a day with your family!

Nice attractions for kids and adults. A great variety of Restaurants, and a nice parc to chill and rest.

Highly recommend this tour, so interesting

Our tour guide Martin was great! Such an interesting tour about a the real gritty parts of Copenhagen! Martin made it really fun, he’s a really friendly guy. The best tour I’ve ever been on I highly recommend it!

Copenhagen: 2.5-Hour Alternative Tour Reviewed by Amy, 04/18/2019