You may not have considered Scandinavia as a summer holiday destination before. But Denmark is the top vacation destination for Danes, and it's also the summer destination-of-choice for many Scandinavians. So why? Maybe it's because Denmark has some of the best beaches in Europe.
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One of the most commonly-used words in Denmark has no English translation. Hygge, pronounced hoo-ga, is often translated as coziness. But to the Danes, hygge means a lot more than that.
Walk through Danish history and the homes of the Danish Royal Family, past and present, at these stunning castles in Denmark.
Share your love of Egeskov Castle, Odense, Nyborg and Ærø Island with the world! These are just a few of the most popular tourist attractions and places to visit on or nearby the island of Funen (Fyn).
Think Denmark is expensive? It doesn't have to be! Denmark is actually an easy cheap holiday destination, perfect for budget travel. It's small and quick to get around by bike or public transport. Many of its most famous attractions and landmarks are free to see.
You can enjoy seven stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Denmark. For a whirlwind tour of Denmark's sites, start at Kronborg Castle, the home of Shakespeare's Hamlet, only an hour north of Copenhagen.
Kronborg Castle – Home of Hamlet
If you're looking for things to do in Copenhagen and have time to go a little further afield, then head north along the Danish Riviera of North Zealand.
Copenhagen is a doorway into Denmark, a jump-off point for the entire kingdom.
Jump in a car, on the bus or catch the train to these unmissable attractions and famous landmarks in Denmark, all within two hours of Copenhagen.
Wondering what Danish sights to see or looking for things to do in Copenhagen?
Hans Christian Andersen - you know the name and love many of his timeless characters, such as The Little Mermaid and The Ugly Duckling. But what about the man himself?
Welcome to a summary of all VisitDenmark's travel guides, on everything from well-known Danish attractions such as Tivoli and Christiania, to hidden gems and undiscovered places like public gardens and popular shopping districts.
1) Enjoy a city break with a cultural difference in Aalborg
Free museums in Denmark
There are many different ways to enjoy Denmark, depending on your interest. Are you looking for a romantic weekend break to Copenhagen? Thinking of a blissful break around Denmark's countryside by bike? Or maybe you're ready for some family fun at Denmark's fantastic theme parks.
Denmark has a wide variety of world-class museums and there is something for all ages and interests. Whether you like history, art, nature or science, there's a museum for you. Here's a list of some of the more popular Danish museum attractions to get you started.