Danish Jews transported by Red Cross busses from Theresienstadt to Sweden

Rosh Hashanah 1943

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Stay in one of Denmark's spectacular castle and manor house hotels!

Danish castle and manor house hotels

If you’re looking for a place to stay on a grander scale, then a Danish castle or manor house hotel is just for you. There are many spectacular castle and manor house hotels around Denmark. Treat yourself like royalty and stay in a prestigious and historic setting, with state-of-the-art amenities. Staying in a castle or manor house is the best of old and new Denmark in one holiday experience.

Where to carve it up al fresco around Denmark

Outdoor ice skating in Denmark

Get your skates on and zoom around one of Denmark's atmospheric outdoor ice rinks. Found only in the winter months, Denmark's outdoor rinks are as popular with locals as tourists. Hire skates at most of these outdoor ice rinks or bring your own and don't forget to wrap up! Ice skating outside is healthy, fantastic fun and an uplifting way to enjoy the Danish outdoors in winter!

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.