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Best things to do in Copenhagen

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Theme Park
“Tivoli is a cornucopia of experiences, from wild rides to good dinners and great concerts, and a must for anyone visiting Copenhagen.”
1240 locals recommend
Park
“Big public park, right next to Copenhagen Zoo. You can see the elephants from the park, for free. Ask me or anyone in the park for details.”
923 locals recommend
Food Court
“Its right next to Nørreport metro station and in the middle of the city which means you can enjoy the time at Torvehallerne and decide to go to next destination easily. Torvehallerne offers everything from gourmet chocolate, small food stands and delights to fresh fish, exotic spices and freshly brewed coffee. Over 60 stands are ready with the delicacies of the world - some to take home, others to eat on site.”
1002 locals recommend
Beach
“Christiania is a hippie sanctuary in the middle of Copenhagen, and arguably one of Denmark's biggest tourist attractions.”
1167 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“A classic place to visit. The Little Mermaid is a piece of the Danish history from H.C. Andersen’s famous farytale. ”
623 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Great art. Interesting architecture, check out the view over Østre Anlæg. Make up your own mind about the café. Food & drinks in Copenhagen costs...”
522 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“If you are vegeterian, do not come there. It's a living nightmare for vegan. Butchers took over the whole dock..”
1082 locals recommend
Beach
“Amager Strandpark is a rather large beach - you can rent kayaks, surfboards, SUPs and more here.”
636 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Gorgeous cemetery where HC Anderson is buried - worth having a stroll through especially in the summer and autumn. ”
1072 locals recommend
Zoo
“Ethical considerations regarding the concept of Zoos aside, Copenhagen Zoo comes across as one of the more conscious institutions, particularly due to their focus on animal welfare and natural stimulation of the animals. This is evident when viewing the large spaces the animals have to roam in and natural behavior exhibited by them, which is why we think it’s worth a visit.”
408 locals recommend
Park
“Picnic in The kings garden is one of my favorite things to do! aaaaand if you don't like cooking, there are wonderful cafes that does to-go in the area around the park”
491 locals recommend
Palace
“Amailien Borg is the home of the Royal Family. Beautiful architecture and interesting traditions. Be tager at 1200 to see the Royal Queens Guard changing the guard. A very impressive sight indeed! ”
453 locals recommend
Park
“The Common Park is not only synonymous with May 1st, Carnival and DHL Relay. The park, which is Copenhagen's largest, attracts many different types every day. There will be football and running on the running path, dogs in the new dog yard, play on the new Tower playground, practice traffic in the traffic playground and the sunbathing. The Fælledpark is a very popular and versatile park, which invites both physical activity and relaxation in the sun. The park is also used for major events.”
602 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“The most famous shopping street in Copenhagen. You will find most shops you are looking for around this area. ”
517 locals recommend
Flea Market
“This and intersecting Steffansgade is one of the most charming little streets in the city, with great shopping, eating, drinking, and generally being merry. Go there!”
552 locals recommend
Bay
“Stroll down the canals of Nyhavn surrounded by beautiful and colorful buildings and a nice atmosphere. Ps. don't eat here if you're traveling on a budget :) ”
374 locals recommend