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What You Should Know More About Copenhagen

  • Travel Advice

    ·         Keep the touts at bay.

    ·         Do not entertain the beggars.

    ·         Make sure you do not travel alone in the night hours.

    ·         Ensure that you have had sufficient research before going to any new place.

    ·         Nudity is strictly prohibited.

    ·         If you are visiting a temple or a religious place, make sure you dress accordingly.

    ·         Do not flaunt your cash or valuables in the public place.

    ·         Always ensure that you book a room in an area that is known to you.

    ·         Avoid booking a hotel in any shady region.

    ·         Beware of thefts. Make sure you have kept all your cash and valuables safely.

    ·         Enquire about the room safe before booking a hotel.

    ·         Do not leave any of your valuables in the hotel room.

    ·         Do not get involved in any fight with anyone.

    ·         Make sure you double check the seal of the water bottle before buying.

    ·         Check the quality of the street food before ordering for it.

    ·         Do not let anyone deceive you.

    ·         Girls make sure you do not get over friendly with the locals here.

    ·         Learn some words from the local language prevalent in the region.

    ·         Do not book any cab or taxi without negotiating the fare for the same. 

  • Drinking Law

    The legal age for drinking in Copenhagen is 16 years. 

  • Our Recommendations: What you can’t afford to miss?

    Tivoli garden

    Tivoli garden is the second most popular amusement park in the world. It has an incredible scenery with beautiful architecture, historic buildings, and a lavish garden. Inside the theme park, you can enjoy roller coaster rides, roundabouts, halls of the mirror, pantomime theatre, puppet and open air theatre, restaurants and cafes. You will also find flower gardens and a Moorish style concert hall. There are special rides and activities for kids as well. During Halloween, the park is transformed into witches, pumpkins, and lanterns. The beautiful park turns into paradise during Christmas and New year, a perfect time to spend your holidays here.


    The little mermaid


    A trip to Copenhagen is incomplete without visiting this place. The little mermaid sculpture is made up of bronze by Edvard Eriksen in 1913. The iconic statue is placed on a rock by a water side is one of the most famous tourist attraction places. The statue of the mermaid is inspired by Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale and is about a mermaid who gives up everything to be with her lover handsome prince on land. Every day she used to swim to the surface of the sea and sit atop of the rock to catch a glimpse of her beloved price. The statue has been defaced many times for various reasons but has been restored each time.


    National Museum of Denmark


    The museum has some amazing collections of Danish culture and history from the 1700s to present. There are some marvelous art displays including Danish and Nordic art which is about 150 years old. Visitors can also get to view national treasures which are more than 3000 years old, the Sun Chariot, the bronze age egtved girl and some beautiful collections of Viking age. The museum is made with Rococo architectural style and it was built by Nicolai Eigtved.


    Rosenborg Castle


    The magnificent castle was built in the early 17th century. The palace was used as a royal residence until 1720. The main attraction of this place is the Danish crown jewels and royal regalia present in the castle. Visitors can see the marble view, a baroque reception room and knight hall with the coronation throne in this castle. It is built in a Renaissance architectural style and designed by the Architect Hans Van Steenwinckel the Younger. People who are inclined towards fine works of architecture usually appreciate the Castle for its marvelous design.


    Nyhavn


    Nyhavn is widely known as the entertainment district of Copenhagen. It is a lovely waterfront and a canal which was built in the 17th century and still has relevance in terms of tourist attraction. Many believe that it is the most beautiful place in Copenhagen and it is indeed very true. You can take a pleasant boat ride here which is sure to provide you an amazing experience. The place is bustling with shopping markets, eateries, and other entertainment options but they are all a little expensive. So, you can just stroll around the place and admire the gorgeous view.


    The Round Tower


    The Round Tower is an all in one place which has an observatory, a full fledged planetarium, and an event hall. All of these is accessible through a spiral ramp which is fun to move through, the traditional stairs are not there in the tower. Since The Round Tower was built in the 17th century, its architectural style resembles that of the past era. Once you get to the top, the view from there is splendid and you can gaze at the skyline of Copenhagen. People interested in science and astronomy must not miss this place at any cost. 

  • What you will like there?

    Bike through the Copenhagen harbor

    Biking is one of the most leisurely activities you can indulge in while on your tour in Copenhagen. The city is beautiful and what better to explore the city than to be on a cycle and move around. There are various local tour guides that arrange for half day biking tours along the Copenhagen harbor. It is said to be one of the most beautiful harbors in the world and you can't miss an opportunity to cycle around the harbor and enjoy the scenic beauty there.


    Enjoy the local cuisine


    The Danish cuisine is regarded as one of the best cuisines throughout the world and it is so popular because restaurants in other countries can't replicate what the restaurants offer here. Especially, the Nordic Viking food at the Roskilde's Restaurant Snekken is mouth watering and offers a range of local cuisines. Most of the tourists love to enjoy the local delicacies and cuisine and Copenhagen won't disappoint you in terms of food.


    Shop for souvenirs


    When it comes to shopping, Copenhagen has a lot to offer, especially for the tourists. There are various museum shops here which exclusively sell ancient things that Denmark is famous for. If you are looking to shop for souvenirs, you will have a great time here as there are a number of stores spread out throughout the city that caters to people wanting to shop for souvenirs and other memorabilia.


    Couple excursions


    If you are a couple on a romantic holiday or a honeymoon in Copenhagen, you are sure to take back a lot of memories from here. No matter what the season is, the city always seems romantic for couples, the ambience, beautiful locales and the attractions add up to it. There are various kinds of excursions you can be a part of. Most of the excursions are arranged near the city's port which is also very close to a lot of tourist attractions.


    Take a boat ride


    Copenhagen is known for its canals and the best way to explore and enjoy them is through boat rides. There are various beautiful canals and you must visit all of them throughout your holidays. You can also find a local guide which can arrange for a boat ride for your family or group of friends. Boat rides are truly an amazing experience and one of the best things to do in Copenhagen

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