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Copenhagen City Breaks

This capital of the world's oldest kingdom is an ideal city to visit. Small but perfectly formed, Copenhagen is bursting with life. There is no doubt that you will love the friendly people and colourful atmosphere of the chic and exciting city.

Insider Tip

Noma, Restaurant of the Year 2011, can be found in Copenhagen just make sure you book in advance!

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Must See

 

must see in copenhagen

The Little Mermaid Copenhagen's most famous statue. 

Rosenberg Slot Castle This 17th century castle was built for King Christian IV. The lower level contains a dazzling array of crown jewels.

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Must Do

must do in copenhagen

Spend a day in the Tivoli Gardens Copenhagen's famous amusement garden.

Visit the Tycho Brahe Planetarium and get really close to the planets and the stars.

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Food & Drink

food and drink in copenhagen

Danish cuisine is based on seafood, mainly herrings, with lots of root vegetables. Other favourites include dense black bread with mild cheese, rabbit and lots of beer!

For something more formal head for one of the Danish restaurants that offer a fusion of French and Danish cuisine. Look out for some unusual fare - chickweed or nasturtium flowers wouldn't be out of place on the menu.

 

 


Shopping

shopping in copenhagen

Bredgade, located in an exclusive part of town, is one of Copenhagen's most fantastic streets and also home to many exclusive designer boutiques. Or try Stroget and the streets leading from it - here you will find quirky, antique and designer shops.

 

 

 


Excursions

excursions in copenhagen

City Tour
 

Open-top bus tour of the sights includes Carlsberg Glyptotek art collection, Christianborg Palace, Thorvaldsen's Museum, and of course the Little Mermaid.

Departs: daily. Duration: 1.5 hours.
Adults from £19.

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