Copenhagen Holidays

A city steeped in history and peppered with artistic treasures, Copenhagen is a true Nordic gem. Its vibrant culture, modernist architecture and colourful landscape have captivated the hearts of many and continue to offer a unique European charm that you'd be hard-pressed to find elsewhere.

As the cultural, economic and governmental heart of Denmark, Copenhagen seamlessly merges ancient tradition with modern lifestyle. Its cobblestone streets ramble through trendy districts, it's filled with vast green spaces and a myriad of cultural attractions, and its quaint harbours host many delectable gastronomic delights. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, fine-dining lover, or simply on a search for the quintessential Danish experience, Copenhagen will not disappoint.

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Things to See and Do

From imposing palaces to iconic towers and sparkling harbours, Copenhagen offers unrivalled historical gems and stunning architecture. These cultural attractions paint a vivid picture of the city's rich past, whilst offering a pleasurable expedition of discovery.

Amalienborg Palace

Embark on a royal venture at Amalienborg Palace, the Danish Royal family's winter residence. Witness the daily changing of guards, tour its historic interiors and soak in the regal atmosphere. Ascend The Round Tower for panoramic views of the city’s skyline, and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of astronomy. Stroll through the adjoining Rosenborg Castle and its lush King's Garden, the breathtaking display of royal treasures will surely captivate you.

Tivoli Gardens

For a change of pace, rest a while in Tivoli Gardens. A wonderland right in the heart of Copenhagen, it promises an enchanting day out with amusement rides, theatrical performances, and beautiful gardens. Don't miss the much-loved Little Mermaid statue perched on a rock by the waterside — a symbol of the city's enduring allure.

Food and Drink

Gastronomic adventures await you in Denmark's culinary capital. Copenhagen's food scene is a vibrant mix of local and international flavours, and immersing yourself in the city's food culture is an experience you shouldn't miss.


Don't leave without experiencing the famous "smørrebrød", the traditional Danish open-faced sandwich.


To indulge in Copenhagen’s fine dining scene, take a seat at Noma, being named the best restaurant in the world on multiple occasions, it promises an epicurean journey that will tantalise your tastebuds.

Torvehallerne Market

For a quick bite, find your way to the colourful stalls of Torvehallerne market, which will treat you to a smorgasbord of fresh produce, gourmet cheeses and dainty pastries.

Carlsberg Beer

Finish off your day with the quintessential Carlsberg beer, best enjoyed in one of the city's cosy pubs.

Destination Essentials

Situated on the eastern coast, Copenhagen enjoys a temperate oceanic climate — perfect for exploring the city throughout the year. However, the ideal time to visit largely depends on what you wish to experience.

For sunny days and lively streets, visit between June and August. The city bursts into life with vibrant festivals and the long summer days provide ample time to explore. If you're seeking a winter wonderland experience, November and December bring magical Christmas markets and light-filled festivals. For cost-conscious travellers, the colder months bring lesser tourists, which means lower prices. So, pack your bags and embark on a Danish adventure that promises a delightful blend of history, culture, and cosmopolitan charm.


Beyond its urban charm and architectural marvels, Copenhagen surprises with a taste of seaside tranquillity - an irresistible lure for beach lovers.

Svanemølle Beach

Begin your seaside escapade on the sands of Svanemølle Beach. An urban haven within the city, it boasts beautiful sandy shores, lifeguards during summer and stunning views of the bay.

Hellerup Strand

For a family-friendly outing, Hellerup Strand offers shallow waters, sandy shores, and a children's playground.

Ofelia Beach

For a unique beach experience, bathe under the Danish sun at Ofelia Beach. Located on the Kvæsthus Pier, expect cultural events and stunning views of the harbour.

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