Copenhagen travel guide

Copenhagen might just be the coolest of the Nordic capitals. It’s beautiful, bike-friendly, and has one of the world’s most exciting food scenes. Yep, this is the birthplace of Noma and other swanky New Nordic restaurants, but as our Copenhagen travel guide shows, you don’t have to go for the expensive options to eat like a king. Read on for tips on where to find the best cheap food, plus local advice on great places to stay, affordable Danish design and a whole load of free things to do.


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The smørrebrød festival in Odense, Denmark

Finding cheap food in Copenhagen

Food critics always bang on about places inspired by Noma, one of the world’s most expensive and exclusive restaurants. Spend…

Thorvaldsens Museum in Copenhagen

Free museums in Copenhagen

Until recently most of the state-run museums in Copenhagen were completely free to visit, which made it possible to spend…

Islands Brygge Harbour Baths is great for children, Copenhagen

Copenhagen with kids

Copenhagen is a compact city that’s easy to explore on foot. And it’s a very child-friendly city, with countless activities…


Tours and tickets

From guided walks to train tickets
Alternative Tour in Copenhagen

Alternative Tour in Copenhagen

Learn how hippies took over a military base and how a historic working class district transformed into a hip neighborhood of entrepreneurs and artists.

Copenhagen inner city tour

Copenhagen Inner City Day Trip

See important sites of Copenhagen with a local guide. Visit royal palaces and the seat of the Danish Parliament and sail for 1 hour on a harbor cruise.

Copenhagen Old Town Walk

Copenhagen Old Town Walk

Get a comprehensive overview of the old town of Copenhagen. See many of the old town’s most historic sights and neighborhoods.



Where to stay