Copenhagen is one of the most cosy enjoyable capitals

Copenhagen is one of the most cosy enjoyable capitals

Best attractions in Copenhagen

Copenhagen offers many different and interesting attractions as seaside art museums, exciting amusement parks, beautiful royal castles, trendy shopping streets and cosy cafes and restaurants.

Copenhagen`s history dates back to around 1050 and the city has many historical attractions and landmarks as royal castles and museums. One of the top attractions is The Little Mermaid, Tivoli Gardens, Rosenborg Castle and Nyhavn.

Nearby Copenhagen you can visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kronborg 'Hamlet' Castle or have a visit to the stunning Frederiksborg Castle.

You will below find a guide to the most famous attractions in places in the capital region.

Top Attractions in Copenhagen

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid sculpture in Copenhagen was created with inspiration from a famous fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen.

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Amalienborg Palace

Amalienborg Palace

Denmark is one of the oldest monarchies in the world and Amalienborg Palace is the residence of the Royal Family.

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Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen

Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen

Tivoli is the second oldest amusement park in the world with amusements, green oases, gourmet food, events, concerts and much more

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Alternative Christiania

Alternative Christiania

The Freetown Christiania, a society within a society, about a community who wanted to stay and live by their own rules.

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Rosenborg Castle

Rosenborg Castle

In Rosenborg Castle, you are invited to take an incredible journey back in time.

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Nyhavn

Nyhavn

Take a walk through historic Nyhavn with the many beautiful historic houses. Hans Christian Andersen, the famous Danish author, lived here and got inspiration to write many of his famous fairy tales. Today Nyhavn has enjoyable cozy restaurants and cafes, and especially in the summer Nyhavn is a hit for both locals and many tourists.

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The National Museum

The National Museum

The National Museum in Copenhagen is one of Denmark`s most visited museums.

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National Aquarium Denmark

National Aquarium Denmark

In Northern Europe's largest aquarium you can discover the ocean wildlife from all over the world and one of Denmark`s architectural pearls.

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Visit Carlsberg

Visit Carlsberg

Carlsberg Museum is one of Copenhagen´s most popular museums and tells the story about the famous beer.

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Go Shopping in Copenhagen

Strøget Shopping Street

Strøget Shopping Street

The pedestrian street Strøget in Copenhagen is Denmark`s shopping street number one, where you can find all Danish as well as international brands.

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Shopping in Copenhagen Airport

Shopping in Copenhagen Airport

Copenhagen Airport welcomes you to a shopping universe with more than 120 different shops.

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Magasin du Nord

Magasin du Nord

Magasin du Nord is a first choice shopping destination that enjoys a perfect location in the heart of the city.

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Field's

Field's

Field`s one of Denmark`s newest and biggest shopping malls, close to Copenhagen International Airport by metro.

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Illum Shopping Center

Illum Shopping Center

ILLUM is Copenhagen's premium department store.

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Fisketorvet-Copenhagen Mall

Fisketorvet-Copenhagen Mall

Fisketorvet is one of the newest central shopping malls in Copenhagen.

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The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid sculpture in Copenhagen was created with inspiration from a famous fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen.
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Amalienborg Palace

Denmark is one of the oldest monarchies in the world and Amalienborg Palace is the residence of the Royal Family.
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Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen

Tivoli is the second oldest amusement park in the world with amusements, green oases, gourmet food, events, concerts and much more
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Alternative Christiania

The Freetown Christiania, a society within a society, about a community who wanted to stay and live by their own rules.
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Rosenborg Castle

In Rosenborg Castle, you are invited to take an incredible journey back in time.
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Nyhavn

Take a walk through historic Nyhavn with the many beautiful historic houses. Hans Christian Andersen, the famous Danish author, lived here and got inspiration to write many of his famous fairy tales. Today Nyhavn has enjoyable cozy restaurants and cafes, and especially in the summer Nyhavn is a hit for both locals and many tourists.
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The National Museum

The National Museum in Copenhagen is one of Denmark`s most visited museums.
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National Aquarium Denmark

In Northern Europe's largest aquarium you can discover the ocean wildlife from all over the world and one of Denmark`s architectural pearls.
Read more

Visit Carlsberg

Carlsberg Museum is one of Copenhagen´s most popular museums and tells the story about the famous beer.
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Copenhagen Zoo

A visit to Copenhagen Zoo is a fascinating family experience.
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Bakken

The 431-year-old amusement park is located in the lush woodlands of the Deer Park, where you find yourself surrounded by 400-year-old trees and almost 2,000 free range deer.
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The Round Tower

In the heart of Copenhagen, you will find this architectural masterpiece. It is from the 17th century and the oldest functioning observatory in Europe.

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Kronborg Castle in Denmark

Drama and history are gathered in one place at Kronborg "Hamlet" Castle.
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Frederiksborg Palace

Frederiksborg Palace is one of Denmark's royal highlights and is located in a unique setting with a beautiful palace garden.
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Glyptoteket

Copenhagen has a large number of interesting museums, and one of the most exciting art museums are Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.
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Experimentarium

Visit this new science and technology museum opened January 2017
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The Gefion Fountain

The Gefion Fountain nearby the Little Mermaid is the most famous fountain in Copenhagen.
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The City Hall

The Copenhagen City Hall is one of the most popular and visited places in the capital.
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The Royal Danish Opera House

The new royal opera house is an architectural masterpiece.
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