Woman walking in a field of bright yellow flowers

All the things you should try when you're here

Woman kayaking past coloured houses in Christianshavn

It’s about more than ticking sights off a list, you know!

We have got big, famous sights (and they’re over on our highlights page). But wait! Before you click there… If you come to Denmark and get to know our quirks and customs, our food, our neighbourhoods, then a little of the wonder of our everyday might just rub off on you. And isn’t that what travel is all about? We think so!

Dive face-first into Danish food culture

We've come a long way with our food! In fact, we lead the way in Nordic food traditions, best tasted right here.

The secrets of Danish culture and history

How did we get from blood-thirsty Viking marauders to the pretty laid-back, cycling bunch we are today?

The hygge and happiness of the Danish way of life

Things to do here in Denmark that will bring you closer to feeling the unexplainable glow of Danish hygge.

How to find wonder in the things you see

It might happen while you're cycling with Danes in Copenhagen for the first time. Or watching the black sun murmurations over the Wadden Sea National Park. As a weird and wonderful place to start on your journey to find wonder, try these unique and unusual things to do in Denmark!

22 unique things to do in Denmark

These are experiences really worth travelling for. Like the annual summer (yes, summer) Santa Claus Convention, where Santas from all over the world mingle and network on the beaches of North Zealand!

12 unusual places to stay in Denmark

Sometimes you just want to try something a little bit different. Like sleeping up in the trees. Or in... a beer can? Yes, we have some very unusual accommodation options! Here are 12 ideas for a night's sleep you won't forget.

Stress-free family holidays

Mermaids? Check. Unicorns? Got them too. Trolls? Now we're talking. For family holidays full of unexpected wonder, we've also got you covered with theme parks, water parks and beautiful sandy beaches. No need to pack the Lego - we've got that too.

Discover the joy of going green

In Denmark, green means fun. It's about kayaking on the water. Eating the best local food. Exploring hidden places. And quite a lot about trolls, too...

Photo: Viggo Lundberg

Danes heart design!

From iconic buildings to world-famous furniture, seeing the way design is blended into Danish life is a good way to re-focus on the simplicity and beauty of daily life. (In other words, come and stare at pretty things.)

Danish design will make you feel happy (Disclaimer: It might not)

Photo: RUNI Photopop - VisitAarhus

Heading into the city or into the wild?

If you're thinking of starting in our capital, Copenhagen, here's a handy guide for things to do in each distinct neighbourhood. If it's the peace of our nature you're after, we've gathered all the highlights here for you too!

The wonderful Danish outdoors

We have a lot of beautiful and surprising natural places waiting to be discovered. By you.

How to explore Denmark on a budget

Here are some handy tips and ideas for things to do in Denmark that won't break the bank.

Copenhagen's neighbourhoods

You’ll get to know one of the world’s coolest cities like the back of your hand. It’s just that kind of place!

Island hopping gets our seal of approval (sorry...)

Photo: Mikkel Jezequel