Frederiksborg, Kronborg, and other famous Danish castles you should visit!

12 Castles to See in Denmark

Walk through Danish history and the homes of the Danish Royal Family, past and present, at these stunning castles in Denmark. You can visit both homes of Crown Princess Mary and Crown Prince Frederik, the popular royal couple who split their time between Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen and Fredensborg Palace in North Zealand. Get up close to the Danish crown jewels at the iconic Rosenborg Castle or walk in the rose gardens of Queen Margrethe’s residence in Aarhus, Marselisborg.

See the highlights of the Danish Riviera

Top Things to Do in Northern Zealand

If you're looking for things to do in Copenhagen and have time to go a little further afield, then head north along the Danish Riviera of North Zealand. It's the perfect place to venture out on day trips from Copenhagen, or to extend your holiday with a stay in North Zealand's hotels, inns or holiday homes.

Faxe Kalkbrud

Panorama cycle route 425: Feddet - Faxe

Fjord and Fossils - 36 km

Panorama-cykelrute Høje Møn

Panorama cycle route 421: Høje Møn

På toppen af verden: 18 km

The trip can be started at any point, but this guide takes Camping Møns Klint (1) as its starting point. The camp site is located in beautiful natural surroundings at the edge of Klinteskoven surrounded by high-lying lakes and pastures only 1.5 km from the Cliffs of Møn. The camp site offers bicycle hire, café and toilets.

Fleeing Jews in Danish fisherman's boat

The Rescue Route

The Danish Riviera

Nature events in Denmark this autumn

Nature events this autumn in Denmark

Danish nature is spectacular in the autumn months. The leaves turn a golden yellow and everything in nature gets an autumnal hue. Why not go hiking in beautiful and dramatic countryside? Endless sand dunes, heathland and cliff walks; Denmark is at its bracing best in the autumn. Head out with this guide to things to do outdoors in Denmark this autumn.

Panorama cycle route 417 - Marielyst

Fun on the pedals - 18 km / 24 km

You can start the tour anywhere you like but the route described here starts at the tourist information office at Marielyst. You'll find places to eat in Marielyst, but you can also "refuel" on the way at grocery stores in Væggerløse and Marrebæk.

Panorama cycle route 420: Nykøbing Falster

In the quit of the green woods - 29 km / 11,5 km

You can start the tour anywhere you like but the route described here starts at Slotsbryggen in Nykøbing Falster. If you are accompanied by children, it is recommended you shorten the tour to 11.5 km (Map 1) with a stop at Guldborgsund Zoo. Provisions cannot be bought beyond Nykøbing Falster, so be sure to take a packed lunch with you!

Panorama route The Sund Route

44 km

You can start the tour anywhere you like but the route described here starts at Slotsbryggen in Nykøbing Falster.

Panorama cycle route 418: Nykøbing F. - Marielyst

Coast to Coast - 39 km / 31 km

You can start the tour anywhere you like but the route described here starts at the tourist information office at Marielyst. Marielyst tourist information office (1) can hire out cycles which you can pedal round the pano-rama route. Head down Marielyst Strandvej until you reach Stouby Tværvej - later in the summer sunflowers bloom along the roadside!

Panorama cycle route 426: Rødvig - Store Heddinge

Clifftop Drama - 42 km / 22 km

You can start the tour anywhere you like but the route described here starts at Stevns' tourist information office in Rødvig (1), where you can hire cycles.