North Zealand: Holiday on the Danish Riviera!
If you're looking for day trips from Copenhagen, then head to the Danish Riviera. You'll quickly see why North Zealand is a popular holiday destination in Denmark. It's full of things to do near Copenhagen, beautiful nature and pristine Danish beaches. Drive north along the coast road and stop off at picturesque seaside towns and fishing villages. Or head inland to explore deep woodlands, including the UNESCO World Heritage Site of King Christian V's royal hunting grounds. North Zealand is also an ancient playground of royalty, packed full of famous castles like Frederiksborg Castle and Kronborg Castle, gatekeeper of the Baltic Sea and the home of Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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VisitDenmark North Zealand highlights
Credit: Krzysztof Szaro
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Signe T. Lundgren
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Hornbæk Beach by Guillaume Baviere