Fleeing Jews in Danish fisherman's boat

The Rescue Route

The Danish Riviera

Sports events Denmark

Sports events in Denmark this autumn

Denmark is full of exciting national and international sports events throughout the year, as well as popular events which you can take part in yourself! Windsurfing, marathons and mountain biking are but some of the sports events you can enjoy in Denmark this time of year. Here's VisitDenmark's guide to autumn sports events in Denmark.

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.

Kunsten Museum of Modern Art in Denmark

Art exhibitions

Engross yourself in art in Denmark! This time of year offers a great selection of art exhibitions from both famous artists and Danish names. Here's a guide to some of the best art exhibitions in Denmark this autumn.

The top things to do in Copenhagen when it's better to be indoors

Things to do in Copenhagen on a Rainy Day

We all prefer blue skies and sunny weather for our holiday, but there's no denying, rainy days do happen in Copenhagen! Even if you are here on a wet day, there’s still plenty of things to do in Copenhagen that will keep you dry, happy and well entertained. Why not visit one of Copenhagen's more than 90 museums?

The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen, Denmark

Catch the Mermaid in Beijing and Shanghai on 23 August 2013

Beijing (Team A)

Place: Qian Men Da Jie, Beijing
Time:  10:30 to 11:00 (local time)
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The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen, Denmark

Catch the Mermaid near you on 23 August 2013

Amsterdam

Place: Amsterdam Canals, Amsterdam
Time: 09:00 to 10:30 (local time)
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Popular aquariums in Denmark

If you are interested in marine life, visit one of Denmark's fantastic aquariums, where you can do more than just get up close to the animals - in some aquariums you can actually swim with or touch them! So take the whole family on an underwater adventure and visit one of these aquariums in Denmark.

 

How to get to Denmark by coach or car

How to get to Denmark by coach or car

Storebælt bridge

Tolls

Using the roads in Denmark is free. However, a charge is payable for using the Great Belt Bridge connecting Zealand and Funen, and the Øresund Bridge connecting Denmark to Sweden.

Gather ideas for your next summer holiday with our guide to Denmark's best beaches

Denmark's Best Beaches

Denmark has some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. With over 7,300km of coastline, choosing the best of Denmark's fine white sand, family friendly and crowd-free beaches is tough! We've picked some of Denmark's most popular beaches for this guide, bringing together dynamic dune-covered beaches and calm, sheltered beaches great for kids. What's more, you're never more than 50km from the coast in Denmark, which means a day at the seaside is easy.

Denmark is a perfect destination for water sports holidays

Water sports in Denmark

Denmark is a perfect destination for water sports holidays. In Denmark you're never more than 50km from the coast, which means there are plenty of great opportunities to do water sports. Whether you like diving, surfing or kayaking there's something for you. Here's VisitDenmark's guide to some of the best places for water sports activities in Denmark.