Best sights in Copenhagen

Check out the top sights in Copenhagen, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Tivoli
1. Tivoli
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503 local reviews
3 Vesterbrogade
Open now
33 15 10 01
Establishment
Karen
Sightseeing, fun, music, leisurepark, restaurants
Maame
A great amusement park right in the centre of the city. Get there in 15mins on bus 30, or train. Fridays durin…
Sidsel
The oldest amusement park in the world is Tivoli. It is beautiful with many flowers, lakes and colours. It has…
1. Tivoli
1. Tivoli
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503 local reviews
3 Vesterbrogade
Open now
33 15 10 01
Karen
Karen
Sightseeing, fun, music, leisurepark, restaurants
Maame
Maame
A great amusement park right in the centre of the city. Get there in 15mins on bus 30, or train. Fridays during summer there is a free conce…
Sidsel
Sidsel
The oldest amusement park in the world is Tivoli. It is beautiful with many flowers, lakes and colours. It has rides for everything taste - …
2. Frederiksberg Have
2. Frederiksberg Have
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355 local reviews
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Frank
Running trails, lots of sights within the park.
Dictte Katrine
Frederiksberg Castle Garden has both sightseeing and quiet space to rest and picnic. Boats for rental with his…
Natashja
Beautifully landscaped park and castle set in Frederiksberg. Also opportunity to see the elephants in the Zoo …
2. Frederiksberg Have
2. Frederiksberg Have
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355 local reviews
Frank
Frank
Running trails, lots of sights within the park.
Dictte Katrine
Dictte Katrine
Frederiksberg Castle Garden has both sightseeing and quiet space to rest and picnic. Boats for rental with historical guide is worth an hour…
Natashja
Natashja
Beautifully landscaped park and castle set in Frederiksberg. Also opportunity to see the elephants in the Zoo over in the far corner...just …
3. Assistens Kirkegård
3. Assistens Kirkegård
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379 local reviews
4 Kapelvej, København
Open now
35 37 19 17
Establishment
Sune
Favourite spot to chill in the afternoon and evening sun with a beer and some take away food. Tranquil oasis i…
Christian
One of the best places to hang out in the spring and summertime. Definitely also worth a visit for sightseein…
Lulu
Beautiful classic cemetery. Great place for a quiet walk in the shade of old trees or sightseeing for the grav…
3. Assistens Kirkegård
3. Assistens Kirkegård
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379 local reviews
4 Kapelvej, København
Open now
35 37 19 17
Sune
Sune
Favourite spot to chill in the afternoon and evening sun with a beer and some take away food. Tranquil oasis in the middle of the city, this…
Christian
Christian
One of the best places to hang out in the spring and summertime. Definitely also worth a visit for sightseeing purposes
Lulu
Lulu
Beautiful classic cemetery. Great place for a quiet walk in the shade of old trees or sightseeing for the graves of H.C. Andersen and Søren …
4. The Little Mermaid
4. The Little Mermaid
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284 local reviews
19 Langelinie, Copenhagen
33 25 74 00
Establishment
Sue
This little worldwide famous statue... great location, thousands of people taking pictures of a small water st…
Tim
Statue of the little mermaid - one of the more successful exports of Denmark. You can also see it on the harbo…
Kasper
One of the main sights. If you're nearby you'll probably be most amazed by the number of Chinese being obsesse…
4. The Little Mermaid
4. The Little Mermaid
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284 local reviews
19 Langelinie, Copenhagen
33 25 74 00
Sue
Sue
This little worldwide famous statue... great location, thousands of people taking pictures of a small water statue haha :) But the ice-cream…
Tim
Tim
Statue of the little mermaid - one of the more successful exports of Denmark. You can also see it on the harbour sightseeing trip starting f…
Kasper
Kasper
One of the main sights. If you're nearby you'll probably be most amazed by the number of Chinese being obsessed with this H.C. Andersen monu…
5. Amalienborg Slot
5. Amalienborg Slot
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197 local reviews
Amalienborg Slot, København
Open now
33 92 63 00
Establishment
Eva
Amalienborg is considered one of the greatest works of Danish Rococco architecture and was constructed in the …
Karsten
Amalienborg is considered one of the greatest works of Danish Rococco architecture and was constructed in the …
Oliver
The queen and her family live right next door making the possibilies of sightseeing quite efficient. If you ar…
5. Amalienborg Slot
5. Amalienborg Slot
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197 local reviews
Amalienborg Slot, København
Open now
33 92 63 00
Eva
Eva
Amalienborg is considered one of the greatest works of Danish Rococco architecture and was constructed in the 1700's. Amalienborg is made up…
Karsten
Karsten
Amalienborg is considered one of the greatest works of Danish Rococco architecture and was constructed in the 1700's. Amalienborg is made up…
Oliver
Oliver
The queen and her family live right next door making the possibilies of sightseeing quite efficient. If you are lucky you might even catch p…
6. Christiania
6. Christiania
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505 local reviews
Christiania, Christiania
LocalityPolitical
Christian
For those who want to gain insight into an old hippie community where locals have built their houses on the al…
Karina
Freetown Christiania is a green and car-free neighbourhood in Copenhagen, best known for its autonomous inhabi…
Kasper
Christiania is one of the most popular sights in copenhagen, but explaining it here would have me write half a…
6. Christiania
6. Christiania
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505 local reviews
Christiania, Christiania
Christian
Christian
For those who want to gain insight into an old hippie community where locals have built their houses on the alternative basis. (Obs it is st…
Karina
Karina
Freetown Christiania is a green and car-free neighbourhood in Copenhagen, best known for its autonomous inhabitants’ different way of life. …
Kasper
Kasper
Christiania is one of the most popular sights in copenhagen, but explaining it here would have me write half an essay. Instead research it o…
7. Nyhavn
7. Nyhavn
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265 local reviews
40 Nyhavn, København
33 12 32 33
Establishment
Mia & Helle
Nyhavn is one of Copenhagens most popular tourist site. The perfect place to end a long day of sightseeing. …
Jørgen og Heidi
Because Nyhavn has it all - the old history of Copenhagen, the rare beauty, city lifel and for the sightseeing…
Julie
Nyhavn - or New Harbor - is a famous old harbour situated in Copenhagen inner city. To get there just hop on t…
7. Nyhavn
7. Nyhavn
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265 local reviews
40 Nyhavn, København
33 12 32 33
Mia & Helle
Mia & Helle
Nyhavn is one of Copenhagens most popular tourist site. The perfect place to end a long day of sightseeing. Eat at one of the many cosy re…
Jørgen og Heidi
Jørgen og Heidi
Because Nyhavn has it all - the old history of Copenhagen, the rare beauty, city lifel and for the sightseeing in the canals of Copenhagen. …
Julie
Julie
Nyhavn - or New Harbor - is a famous old harbour situated in Copenhagen inner city. To get there just hop on the metro and go two stops. Fro…
8. Copenhagen
8. Copenhagen
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21 local reviews
Copenhagen, KBH
LocalityPolitical
Thomas
Here you can find anything. Shopping, nightlife, sightseeing. Copenhagen got it all
Mikkel
Perfect for shopping and sightseeing.
Erik
From Nivå st. your are in the center of Copenhagen in 31 minutes withe the comfortable train "Kystbanen" . It …
8. Copenhagen
8. Copenhagen
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21 local reviews
Copenhagen, KBH
Thomas
Thomas
Here you can find anything. Shopping, nightlife, sightseeing. Copenhagen got it all
Mikkel
Mikkel
Perfect for shopping and sightseeing.
Erik
Erik
From Nivå st. your are in the center of Copenhagen in 31 minutes withe the comfortable train "Kystbanen" . It takes the same time with car.
9. Christianshavn
9. Christianshavn
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61 local reviews
Christianshavn, Christianshavn
LocalityPolitical
Morten
Christianshavn was built by King Christian IV in 1639 as a merchant and fortress town. Really charming place w…
Rikke og Michael
The "Old" christianshavn is great for sightseening, coffee, food, great atmosphere, bars and restaurants. - I…
Allan Evald
Really cozy neighbourhood with canals and boats. Lots of café´s. Close to Christania.....
9. Christianshavn
9. Christianshavn
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61 local reviews
Christianshavn, Christianshavn
Morten
Morten
Christianshavn was built by King Christian IV in 1639 as a merchant and fortress town. Really charming place with lots of history, unique si…
Rikke og Michael
Rikke og Michael
The "Old" christianshavn is great for sightseening, coffee, food, great atmosphere, bars and restaurants. - If going to christiania take th…
Allan Evald
Allan Evald
Really cozy neighbourhood with canals and boats. Lots of café´s. Close to Christania.....
10. Kastellet
10. Kastellet
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155 local reviews
68 Kastellet, København
Open now
33 11 22 33
Establishment
Anders
An old fortress, and a really nice area to just walk around. If you are sightseeing, you could take a short br…
Nicolai
A great place to go for a run or sightseeing. Close to the little mermaid and the harbour, it is filled with h…
Rasmus
Really beautiful old park where you walk high on the levys - sightseeing of the whole habour and The Little Me…
10. Kastellet
10. Kastellet
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155 local reviews
68 Kastellet, København
Open now
33 11 22 33
Anders
Anders
An old fortress, and a really nice area to just walk around. If you are sightseeing, you could take a short break here
Nicolai
Nicolai
A great place to go for a run or sightseeing. Close to the little mermaid and the harbour, it is filled with historic value.
Rasmus
Rasmus
Really beautiful old park where you walk high on the levys - sightseeing of the whole habour and The Little Mermaid.
11. Viking Ship Museum
11. Viking Ship Museum
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29 local reviews
Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde
Open now
46 30 02 00
Establishment
Mads
The Viking museum in Roskilde. An incredible insight into the world of the Vikings and their era.
Mette
Here is the old ships of the Vikings displayed at the museum. Combine this sightseeing with the Cathedral in t…
Elisa & Søren
Take a look back on the Great Vikings!
11. Viking Ship Museum
11. Viking Ship Museum
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29 local reviews
Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde
Open now
46 30 02 00
Mads
Mads
The Viking museum in Roskilde. An incredible insight into the world of the Vikings and their era.
Mette
Mette
Here is the old ships of the Vikings displayed at the museum. Combine this sightseeing with the Cathedral in the city.
Elisa & Søren
Elisa & Søren
Take a look back on the Great Vikings!
12. Strøget
12. Strøget
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271 local reviews
Copenhagen, Denmark, Copenhagen
SublocalityPolitical
Karsten
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Euro…
Katrine & Caspar
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Eur…
Helge
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Eur…
12. Strøget
12. Strøget
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271 local reviews
Copenhagen, Denmark, Copenhagen
Karsten
Karsten
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Europe's longest pedestrian street…
Katrine & Caspar
Katrine & Caspar
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Europe's longest pedestrian stree…
Helge
Helge
Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Europe's longest pedestrian stree…