Fun for the whole family in Copenhagen

Top Attractions for Families in Copenhagen

Show your kids the whole universe in Copenhagen - from planetariums to the jewels of princes and princesses, Copenhagen has a treasure trove of experiences for children. Image: Tivoli

The best theme parks and attractions for kids (and kids at heart) in Denmark

Denmark's Top Attractions for Kids

Denmark is frequently named as one of the best family holiday destinations in the world. So whether you're looking for outdoor adventures, interactive exhibits or pure unadulterated fun, you'll find family attractions of all kinds in Denmark. Our guide to attractions for kids in Denmark includes top theme parks like Tivoli and LEGOLAND and fun-filled zoos. 

Top 20 natural beauty spots

Skagen 

At Skagen, the northernmost tip of Denmark, you can walk out onto The Branch, a sand spit where the waters of the Kattegat and Skagerrak seas meet. Nearby you can walk on Råbjerg Mile, one of Europe's largest moving sand dunes, over 40 metres high.

Noma

Michelin-starred restaurants in Denmark

Restaurant noma 

Currently boasts two Michelin stars and ranked third on the list of the World's 50 Best Restaurants.

The most popular attractions in Denmark for tourists

Top Attractions in Denmark

Take your pick of Denmark's most popular attractions; a fascinating mix of zoos, galleries and historical parks.

The Faroese sweater from Danish TV drama The Killing

Dress like Sarah Lund!

Sarah Lund

Helena Christensen's favourite

Copenhagen is packed with great attractions that are easy get to and lots of fun

Top Attractions in Copenhagen

Wondering what to do in Copenhagen? These are some of the absolute best attractions in Copenhagen. Denmark's capital is packed full of great attractions, such as Tivoli and The Little Mermaid and it's easy to go between them on foot, by bike or on public transport. If you'd like a little help prioritising your time in the city, this guide is what you need! Here are Copenhagen's most-visited attractions this year.

Windsurfing North Jutland

Active holidays

Surf's up!

You’ll experience superb conditions for windsurfing, with some of the best in Europe found at Klitmøller, on the West Coast. 

Fishing

Deep sea fishing trips are another popular pursuit and if you’re feeling particularly adventurous, take an organised fishing trip out to the region’s off-shore sandbars and wrecks.

 Ribe Viking Centre

South Jutland culture and heritage

The ruined castle

Koldinghus Castle Ruin is a treat in itself, but it also houses some interesting museums, including one dedicated to Danish silver. Just outside Kolding, you’ll find the Trapholt museum, where you can enjoy contemporary art, handicrafts and design.

World-famous architect

In Tønder, the city's old water tower has been made into a museum for townsman and architect Hans J. Wegner and his world-famous chairs.