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Københavns Golf Klub

Københavns Golf Klub (Dyrehaven 2, Lyngby) – a.k.a. Royal Copenhagen Golf Club, this 18-hole course one is distinctive since it’s located in an EU habitat with more than 2,200 deer.  The existing course was build in 1928 and was refurbished in 2007-2009 by Scottish golf course architects MacKenzie & Eberl with specialty in making the […]

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Kayak

Kayaking (Copenhagen) – the tour outfit Copenhagen Adventure Tours (a.k.a. KajakOle) offers guided trips through Christianhavn’s canals and Copenhagen Harbour (start/end Strandgade 50), as well as fun and action with kayak polo in the new and beautiful Amager Strandpark (Havkajakvej 8), where it has Denmark’s largest kayak polo facility.  See its website for more details:   […]

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Hans Christian Andersen Festival

  Hans Christian Andersen Festival (Flakhaven, Odense) – this outdoor event, held every August, offers fairy tales, imagination, adventure and wonder. And much more than that. It is a week of cabaret, concerts, parades, artistic experiences and tents around the city’s major squares. Here the known and unknown artists perform, and throughout the festival week […]

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Frederikssund Viking Village

Frederikssund Viking Village (Havnegade 5, Frederikssund) – located just a 50 km. dirve northwest of Copenhagen, tourists come here to see a Viking era settlement and experience how they lived and worked.  The village is constructed historically accurate and consists of five pit houses that have been used as workshops and in some cases temporary […]

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Copenhagen Zoo

Copenhagen Zoo (Roskildevej 32, Frederiksberg) – this zoo has over 3,000 animals from around the world, and a total of 264 different species.  Regardless of the weather outside, a hot humid climate awaits you in the rain forest of the Tropical Zoo. On your tropical tour you will come across snakes, crocodiles, marmosets, hornbills, chevrotains, […]

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Carlsberg Brewery

Carlsberg Brewery (Gamle Carlsberg Vej 11, Vesterbro, Copenhagen) – one of the oldest breweries in Scandinavia, visitors here get the chance to tour the brewery (built in 1847).  A 45-minute tour is conducted daily at 2 pm.  Among other things, participants will learn about Carlsberg beer founder J.C. Jacobsen’s struggle to refine the beer and […]

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Bakken

Bakken (Dyrehavevej 62, Klampenborg) – just north of Copenhagen is the world’s oldest amusement park Dyrehavsbakken (shortened to “Bakken”).  The 426-year-old amusement park is located in the lush woodlands of Jaegersborg Dyrehave, a wonderful green area, where you find yourself surrounded by 400-year-old trees and almost 2000 free range red deer, sika deer, and fallow […]

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Dansk Arkitektur Center

Dansk Arkitektur Center (Strandgade 27B, Christianshavn, Copenhagen) – located on a 19th century wharf-side warehouse, this space (Danish Architecture Center) hosts various exhibitions on Danish and international architecture and interior designing trends.  Lectures are also held on such subjects, as well as on sustainable urban development.  Admission:  110 DKK (Adult), 85 DKK (Students).  Free for […]

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Castle Church of Frederiksborg

Castle Church of Frederiksborg (Slotsgade 54, Hillerød) – this 17th century church still stands today, despite being subjected to a fire in 1859.  The same applies to the Compenius organ, which can still be played today. It is also Knight’s chapel with the coat of arms on display, which belongs to those who have been […]

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ARoS Aarhus Museo de arte

ARoS Aarhus Art Museum (Aros Allé 2, Aarhus) – this is a 5 star museum and is the main art museum in Aarhus and one of the largest museums in Northern Europe. On the roof of ARoS, one can also visit the rainbow panorama — from there you can move around in a 150 meter […]