Get to know one of the world's cosiest capital cities, where top sights and attractions are within walking or cycling distance. Explore parts of the city less travelled by visitors, such as the calm and chic Frederiksberg or architectural Amager.
Copenhagen - Editorial
We all prefer blue skies and sunny weather for our holiday, but there's no denying, rainy days do happen in Copenhagen!
Copenhagen is full of festivals throughout the year. Music, film, food, art, comedy - the Danish capital has an event for everyone. Here's a selection of great festivals taking place in Copenhagen this year.
Copenhagen has a vibrant and active music scene, with everything from rock to jazz to electronica to classical. Apart from a wealth of regular live shows by national and international performers, the capital is also home to many diverse and exciting music festivals throughout the year.
Come and be charmed by cozy Copenhagen and feel the openness and friendliness that Copenhagen is well-known for.
Copenhagen is rich in history.
Shopping, sightseeing, eating, partying... you can do it all in 48 hours in Copenhagen.
Getting to Copenhagen
Copenhagen Airport is modern, efficient and best of all, you can go from airport arrivals to the centre of town in less than 15 minutes!
It can be hard to explain the Danish word 'hygge' (sounds a bit like 'hooga'). Roughly it translates to coziness, but that definition doesn’t quite cover it.
Denmark is Scandinavia's gourmet food powerhouse with a total of 26 Michelin stars and 22 star-studded restaurants to choose from! For the past decade, Copenhagen has blazed its own trail as one of the world's great gastronomic hotspots, but Denmark's second city&nbs
1000s – The first settlement.
The new 2012 edition of the Michelin Guide has awarded Copenhagen restaurants a total of 14 stars reaffirming Copenhagen’s position as the culinary frontrunner and ‘hot-spot’ food destination of Europe.
How much food is it physically possible to heap on top of a slice of rye bread? At Copenhagen's smørrebrød restaurants you'll find out! Smørrebrød comes in hundreds of varieties including veggie options, fish, pate or meat.
The Bridge: An award-winning hit
The Royal Library Garden
The lovely waterfront area at Islands Brygge is the place to enjoy the first of Copenhagen’s harbour baths, designed by superstar architect Bjarke Ingels.
If it’s your first time in Copenhagen, a bodega is a great way to experience old Denmark. These pubs are cosy, closed-in places where everyone knows everyone else’s names. Ask a local to show you how to play a game of dice, a popular Danish pastime!