20 unique things to do in Denmark
So, you've seen the Little Mermaid, taken a Hans Christian Andersen tour and now you're looking for something a little different? Try any of these weird and wonderful things to do in Denmark and see Scandinavia's smallest kingdom from a whole new perspective! In Denmark you can dive with sharks, get lost in a crowd of Santa Clauses and hike up one of Europe's biggest sand dunes. Plan a unique holiday in Denmark with this guide to unusual things to do.
Every July, one of the world's biggest gatherings of Santa Clauses takes place at Bakken, the world's oldest amusement park, just a short drive north of Copenhagen. Since 1957 it's been an important chance for Santas to meet and a fantastic spectacle for the young and old alike!
The Color Run is a massive phenomenon which came to Denmark for the first time in 2014! Run 5km with thousands of other happy folks whilst being pelted with all the colours of the rainbow. Visit the Color Run website via the link to find out dates for 2016 in Denmark.
Yes, you read that correctly. In Denmark we have a competition each year to see who is best at opening a bottle of champagne with a sword. This tradition combines with an annual oyster opening championship, so head here if you are a fan of unusual sights and tastes!