Welcome to Copenhagen!
Welcome to Copenhagen! Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, is situated on the eastern coast of the island of Zealand, facing the Øresund strait that separates Denmark from Sweden. This charming city is renowned for its harmonious blend of modernity and historical charm. At the heart of Copenhagen lies its picturesque old city, where cobbled streets, colorful buildings, and centuries-old architecture create a captivating atmosphere. The old city of Copenhagen exudes an undeniable beauty, with its well-preserved medieval buildings and intricate facades. Walking through its narrow streets, visitors are transported back in time, surrounded by a sense of history and culture. Iconic landmarks like the majestic Rosenborg Castle, the historic Round Tower, and the vibrant Nyhavn harbor area add to the city's allure. There is also plenty of opportunities to enjoy a cold beer, while shouting "skååååål" (cheers) to the other danes. In Copenhagen's old city, modern amenities seamlessly blend with its rich heritage, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking a glimpse into the past while enjoying the conveniences of the present.
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Where to stay?

If you are looking for extreme luxury, these are the hotels for you: 

Nimb Hotel
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Hotel Nimb is a beautiful and luxurious hotel located in the heart of Copenhagen and in Tivoli gardens.
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Hotel D'Angleterre
@ninafinderuptoft
Hotel D'Angleterre is a beautiful hotel located at Kongens Nytorv and very close to the old city and the beautiful canals of Copenhagen.
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Nobis Hotel Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Housed in a historic building, this luxury hotel offers a modern and stylish ambiance. With its central location, contemporary design, and top-tier amenities, it's a popular choice for travelers seeking a sophisticated experience.
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The Dragonfly
@ninafinderuptoft
Vibrant, new and luxurious spa hotel
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If you are looking for luxury on budget, these hotels are for you: 

Villa Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Beautiful, modern and chick hotel in the heart of Copenhagen. Vila has a beautiful spa department, which is open summer and winter
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Ibsens Hotel
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in the vibrant Nansensgade district, Ibsens Hotel combines Danish design with affordability. The hotel features stylish rooms, a cozy atmosphere, and a central location that allows easy exploration of the city.
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Hotel SP34 - By Brøchner Hotels
@ninafinderuptoft
This boutique hotel offers a modern and hip vibe at a reasonable price. With its trendy design, complimentary wine hour, and central location, Hotel SP34 is a great option for travelers seeking comfort without sacrificing style.
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Steel House Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for budget luxe
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Christian IV
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for a city oasis
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Rye115
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for families. Very cozy and danish like
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Hotel Danmark - By Brøchner Hotels
@ninafinderuptoft
Alongside its 89 four-star rooms, the boutique Hotel Danmark has two bunk-bed rooms, each sleeping six. There is one shower room, one toilet and two basins for guests, but you also have access to the same facilities as those in the hotel rooms – meaning 24-hour room service, free gym access and a daily complimentary wine hour between 5pm and 6pm. An organic breakfast is also included.
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What to Do?

Nyhavn
@ninafinderuptoft
This iconic harbor area is famous for its colorful buildings, historic ships, and bustling waterfront atmosphere. Take a leisurely stroll along the canal, enjoy a meal at one of the waterside restaurants, or embark on a boat tour.
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Tivoli Gardens
@ninafinderuptoft
One of the world's oldest amusement parks, Tivoli Gardens offers a mix of rides, games, gardens, and live entertainment. It's a must-visit, especially in the evening when the park is beautifully illuminated. Every Saturday there is firework from 11.30-12 PM
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Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
@ninafinderuptoft
The Glyptoteket, located in Copenhagen, is an art museum renowned for its diverse collection of sculptures and paintings. Founded by Carl Jacobsen, a prominent Danish brewer, the museum features an impressive range of artworks spanning from ancient civilizations to the modern era. Visitors can explore exquisite sculptures, including those from ancient Greece and Rome, as well as an extensive array of French and Danish art. The museum's stunning architecture and lush indoor garden create a tranquil and visually captivating atmosphere, making Glyptoteket a unique and enriching cultural destination in the heart of Copenhagen.
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Amalienborg
@ninafinderuptoft
Witness the changing of the guard at the residence of the Danish royal family. The palace complex consists of four identical buildings surrounding a central square.
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The Little Mermaid
@ninafinderuptoft
A symbol of Copenhagen, this statue based on Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale is located by the waterfront. While it's relatively small, it's an iconic sight worth seeing.
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Strøget
@ninafinderuptoft
Take a leisurely stroll along one of Europe's longest pedestrian shopping streets, lined with shops, boutiques, cafes, and street performers.
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SMK – Statens Museum for Kunst
@ninafinderuptoft
The most beautiful and popular museum in Copenhagen
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Canal Tour
@ninafinderuptoft
A boat trip in the bautiful canals of Copenhagen!
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Where to eat? 

I would recommend to make a reservation, no matter where you would like to eat in Copenhagen. The Danes really enjoy eating out, therefore there are always lot's of people in the streets of Copenhagen

Reffen - Copenhagen Street Food
@ninafinderuptoft
This former warehouse is home to Copenhagen Street Food, featuring a wide range of international street food vendors in a vibrant and casual setting.
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The Union Kitchen
@ninafinderuptoft
Delicious, small disches located in Nyhavn
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Pluto
@ninafinderuptoft
You must visit PLUTO. It is so delicious and trendy! Make sure to make a reservation
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Cantina
@ninafinderuptoft
Modern and Italian restaurant. Serves both delicious food and drinks. Late on the evening they turn on the music, and make a dancefloor
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Vinoria Lilo
@ninafinderuptoft
This is the cutest, most delicious restaurant EVER! They have a huge selection of wine and delicious meals. They serve homemade pasta, bread, butter, wine and really deserves a visit
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Delphine
@ninafinderuptoft
Very trendy and delicious!
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Restaurant Gorilla
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in "Kødbyen" which is a trendy and party place. Lot's of people, but so lovely in the evening. The most perfect atmosphere!
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Tonys
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in Nyhavn and very delicious food
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Frankies Pizza
@ninafinderuptoft
Best pizza's with delicious toppings! You can choose "all you can eat" which applies to pizza's and drinks for to hours. I would reccomens this if you would like to go out afterwards
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Pastry

Denmark is famous for our delicious pastry. So please visit one or to or three of these famous and delicious bakeries in Copenhagen. If you visit Copenhagen during February and Marts you have to try the famous "fastelavnsbolle" - No questions, just do it!

Juno the bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
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Andersen Bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
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Lagkagehuset
@ninafinderuptoft
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Lille Bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
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Where to drink? 

Bootleggers
@ninafinderuptoft
BEST craftbeer in the city! So cozy and fantastic atmosphere. There is free popcorn and a wide range of incredible beers to choose from! They also serve homemade drinks!
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The Rooftop Bar
@ninafinderuptoft
Yes, yes, yes best drinks with the best view over the city
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Library Bar
@ninafinderuptoft
Very cool, old and hidden bar, just across from Tivoli. They serve the best drinks, whisky and wine.
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Brønnum
@ninafinderuptoft
New and beautiful bar, located in Kongens Nytorv.
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Details
Farfars Bodega
@ninafinderuptoft
Very trendy and cozy!
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Details

Where to party with the danes? 

The Electric Corner
@ninafinderuptoft
This is a very popular bar/club in Copenhagen. There are always lot's of people enjoying a drink and a dance
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The Old Irish Pub
@ninafinderuptoft
Best music and best dancefloor!
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Baggen
@ninafinderuptoft
Located beneath a century-old amusement park, Bakken Kbh is a popular nightclub with an eclectic mix of music genres and a lively party atmosphere.
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RUST
@ninafinderuptoft
A long-standing institution in Copenhagen's nightlife, RUST offers a mix of live music, club nights, and themed parties in a historic setting.
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Chateau Motel
@ninafinderuptoft
An old, three storage nightclub
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Butchers
@ninafinderuptoft
"La Boucherie" is my personal favorite night club. There is always a lot of people and good music! It is located on strøget and therefore has very easy acces.
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Be creative in Copenhagen

Creative Space
@ninafinderuptoft
Be crative and have a wonderful afternoon painting ceramics
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Botanical Garden
@ninafinderuptoft
If nature inspires your creativity, the Botanical Garden is a tranquil place to sketch, write, or simply find artistic inspiration among its diverse plant life.
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Smykbar
@ninafinderuptoft
Make the most beautiful jewlery in Smykbar
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Bike Rental Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Rent a bike and bike around Copenhagen like the Danes. You can use apps like: Bolt, Lime, Donkey
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Welcome to Copenhagen!
Welcome to Copenhagen! Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, is situated on the eastern coast of the island of Zealand, facing the Øresund strait that separates Denmark from Sweden. This charming city is renowned for its harmonious blend of modernity and historical charm. At the heart of Copenhagen lies its picturesque old city, where cobbled streets, colorful buildings, and centuries-old architecture create a captivating atmosphere. The old city of Copenhagen exudes an undeniable beauty, with its well-preserved medieval buildings and intricate facades. Walking through its narrow streets, visitors are transported back in time, surrounded by a sense of history and culture. Iconic landmarks like the majestic Rosenborg Castle, the historic Round Tower, and the vibrant Nyhavn harbor area add to the city's allure. There is also plenty of opportunities to enjoy a cold beer, while shouting "skååååål" (cheers) to the other danes. In Copenhagen's old city, modern amenities seamlessly blend with its rich heritage, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking a glimpse into the past while enjoying the conveniences of the present.
49 Places • 10 Saves • ago
Free

Where to stay?

If you are looking for extreme luxury, these are the hotels for you: 

Nimb Hotel
@ninafinderuptoft
Hotel Nimb is a beautiful and luxurious hotel located in the heart of Copenhagen and in Tivoli gardens.
Add to
Details
Hotel D'Angleterre
@ninafinderuptoft
Hotel D'Angleterre is a beautiful hotel located at Kongens Nytorv and very close to the old city and the beautiful canals of Copenhagen.
Add to
Details
Nobis Hotel Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Housed in a historic building, this luxury hotel offers a modern and stylish ambiance. With its central location, contemporary design, and top-tier amenities, it's a popular choice for travelers seeking a sophisticated experience.
Add to
Details
The Dragonfly
@ninafinderuptoft
Vibrant, new and luxurious spa hotel
Add to
Details

If you are looking for luxury on budget, these hotels are for you: 

Villa Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Beautiful, modern and chick hotel in the heart of Copenhagen. Vila has a beautiful spa department, which is open summer and winter
Add to
Details
Ibsens Hotel
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in the vibrant Nansensgade district, Ibsens Hotel combines Danish design with affordability. The hotel features stylish rooms, a cozy atmosphere, and a central location that allows easy exploration of the city.
Add to
Details
Hotel SP34 - By Brøchner Hotels
@ninafinderuptoft
This boutique hotel offers a modern and hip vibe at a reasonable price. With its trendy design, complimentary wine hour, and central location, Hotel SP34 is a great option for travelers seeking comfort without sacrificing style.
Add to
Details
Steel House Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for budget luxe
Add to
Details
Christian IV
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for a city oasis
Add to
Details
Rye115
@ninafinderuptoft
Best for families. Very cozy and danish like
Add to
Details
Hotel Danmark - By Brøchner Hotels
@ninafinderuptoft
Alongside its 89 four-star rooms, the boutique Hotel Danmark has two bunk-bed rooms, each sleeping six. There is one shower room, one toilet and two basins for guests, but you also have access to the same facilities as those in the hotel rooms – meaning 24-hour room service, free gym access and a daily complimentary wine hour between 5pm and 6pm. An organic breakfast is also included.
Add to
Details

What to Do?

Nyhavn
@ninafinderuptoft
This iconic harbor area is famous for its colorful buildings, historic ships, and bustling waterfront atmosphere. Take a leisurely stroll along the canal, enjoy a meal at one of the waterside restaurants, or embark on a boat tour.
Add to
Details
Tivoli Gardens
@ninafinderuptoft
One of the world's oldest amusement parks, Tivoli Gardens offers a mix of rides, games, gardens, and live entertainment. It's a must-visit, especially in the evening when the park is beautifully illuminated. Every Saturday there is firework from 11.30-12 PM
Add to
Details
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
@ninafinderuptoft
The Glyptoteket, located in Copenhagen, is an art museum renowned for its diverse collection of sculptures and paintings. Founded by Carl Jacobsen, a prominent Danish brewer, the museum features an impressive range of artworks spanning from ancient civilizations to the modern era. Visitors can explore exquisite sculptures, including those from ancient Greece and Rome, as well as an extensive array of French and Danish art. The museum's stunning architecture and lush indoor garden create a tranquil and visually captivating atmosphere, making Glyptoteket a unique and enriching cultural destination in the heart of Copenhagen.
Add to
Details
Amalienborg
@ninafinderuptoft
Witness the changing of the guard at the residence of the Danish royal family. The palace complex consists of four identical buildings surrounding a central square.
Add to
Details
The Little Mermaid
@ninafinderuptoft
A symbol of Copenhagen, this statue based on Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale is located by the waterfront. While it's relatively small, it's an iconic sight worth seeing.
Add to
Details
Strøget
@ninafinderuptoft
Take a leisurely stroll along one of Europe's longest pedestrian shopping streets, lined with shops, boutiques, cafes, and street performers.
Add to
Details
SMK – Statens Museum for Kunst
@ninafinderuptoft
The most beautiful and popular museum in Copenhagen
Add to
Details
Canal Tour
@ninafinderuptoft
A boat trip in the bautiful canals of Copenhagen!
Add to
Details

Where to eat? 

I would recommend to make a reservation, no matter where you would like to eat in Copenhagen. The Danes really enjoy eating out, therefore there are always lot's of people in the streets of Copenhagen

Reffen - Copenhagen Street Food
@ninafinderuptoft
This former warehouse is home to Copenhagen Street Food, featuring a wide range of international street food vendors in a vibrant and casual setting.
Add to
Details
The Union Kitchen
@ninafinderuptoft
Delicious, small disches located in Nyhavn
Add to
Details
Pluto
@ninafinderuptoft
You must visit PLUTO. It is so delicious and trendy! Make sure to make a reservation
Add to
Details
Cantina
@ninafinderuptoft
Modern and Italian restaurant. Serves both delicious food and drinks. Late on the evening they turn on the music, and make a dancefloor
Add to
Details
Vinoria Lilo
@ninafinderuptoft
This is the cutest, most delicious restaurant EVER! They have a huge selection of wine and delicious meals. They serve homemade pasta, bread, butter, wine and really deserves a visit
Add to
Details
Delphine
@ninafinderuptoft
Very trendy and delicious!
Add to
Details
Restaurant Gorilla
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in "Kødbyen" which is a trendy and party place. Lot's of people, but so lovely in the evening. The most perfect atmosphere!
Add to
Details
Tonys
@ninafinderuptoft
Located in Nyhavn and very delicious food
Add to
Details
Frankies Pizza
@ninafinderuptoft
Best pizza's with delicious toppings! You can choose "all you can eat" which applies to pizza's and drinks for to hours. I would reccomens this if you would like to go out afterwards
Add to
Details

Pastry

Denmark is famous for our delicious pastry. So please visit one or to or three of these famous and delicious bakeries in Copenhagen. If you visit Copenhagen during February and Marts you have to try the famous "fastelavnsbolle" - No questions, just do it!

Juno the bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
Add to
Details
Andersen Bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
Add to
Details
Lagkagehuset
@ninafinderuptoft
Add to
Details
Add to
Details
Add to
Details
Lille Bakery
@ninafinderuptoft
Add to
Details

Where to drink? 

Bootleggers
@ninafinderuptoft
BEST craftbeer in the city! So cozy and fantastic atmosphere. There is free popcorn and a wide range of incredible beers to choose from! They also serve homemade drinks!
Add to
Details
The Rooftop Bar
@ninafinderuptoft
Yes, yes, yes best drinks with the best view over the city
Add to
Details
Library Bar
@ninafinderuptoft
Very cool, old and hidden bar, just across from Tivoli. They serve the best drinks, whisky and wine.
Add to
Details
Brønnum
@ninafinderuptoft
New and beautiful bar, located in Kongens Nytorv.
Add to
Details
Farfars Bodega
@ninafinderuptoft
Very trendy and cozy!
Add to
Details

Where to party with the danes? 

The Electric Corner
@ninafinderuptoft
This is a very popular bar/club in Copenhagen. There are always lot's of people enjoying a drink and a dance
Add to
Details
The Old Irish Pub
@ninafinderuptoft
Best music and best dancefloor!
Add to
Details
Baggen
@ninafinderuptoft
Located beneath a century-old amusement park, Bakken Kbh is a popular nightclub with an eclectic mix of music genres and a lively party atmosphere.
Add to
Details
RUST
@ninafinderuptoft
A long-standing institution in Copenhagen's nightlife, RUST offers a mix of live music, club nights, and themed parties in a historic setting.
Add to
Details
Chateau Motel
@ninafinderuptoft
An old, three storage nightclub
Add to
Details
Butchers
@ninafinderuptoft
"La Boucherie" is my personal favorite night club. There is always a lot of people and good music! It is located on strøget and therefore has very easy acces.
Add to
Details

Be creative in Copenhagen

Creative Space
@ninafinderuptoft
Be crative and have a wonderful afternoon painting ceramics
Add to
Details
Botanical Garden
@ninafinderuptoft
If nature inspires your creativity, the Botanical Garden is a tranquil place to sketch, write, or simply find artistic inspiration among its diverse plant life.
Add to
Details
Smykbar
@ninafinderuptoft
Make the most beautiful jewlery in Smykbar
Add to
Details
Bike Rental Copenhagen
@ninafinderuptoft
Rent a bike and bike around Copenhagen like the Danes. You can use apps like: Bolt, Lime, Donkey
Add to
Details

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Support Nina finderup Toft’s work.
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$50
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