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Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
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Danish Hygge Culture and Historical Copenhagen Walking Tour
"Start your Danish culture tour near the yellow houses of Nyboder a district built by King Christian IV in the 17th century to house the growing Royal Danish Navy. Next stroll to Kongens Have (King’s Garden) surrounding the Rosenborg Palace and learn about one of the first public parks in the world. The beautiful garden near Øster Voldgade was gifted to the Danes from King Christian IV.As you discuss the uniquel continue your walk through the city and take in several of the city’s oldest streets. Amble along Strøget one of the world’s largest pedestrian shopping streets and pause by Stork Fountain to hear about the anti-establishment culture that’s prevalent in the city. Call in for a cup of coffee at a cozy local cafe and then head past the castles that house several government offices as well as the Danish parliament. Hear how Denmark is governed
From EUR69.00
 
Copenhagen Canal Tour
"Hop aboard your sightseeing cruise boat in Nyhavn or Gammel Strand in central Copenhagen. Take a seat in the boat’s lower saloon or stroll around the deck admiring the city sights as you cruise. Canals zigzag through Copenhagen and the city’s top waterfront sights appear around every twist and turn. Watch out for attractions like the Little Mermaid an iconic Edvard Eriksen statue carved to look like a character from a Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale. Learn the history of Copenhagen as your onboard guide points out key sights. Hear about Amalienborg Castle – seat of the Danish royal family since the 18th century – while and gaze at Copenhagen Opera House a futuristic-looking building that juts out onto the waterfront.Glide through Christianshavn canal quarter and hear trivia about King Christian IV
From DKK80.00

Christiania Tips (13)

Unfriendly Neighborhod

Christiania is an alternative district of Copenhagen, which arose after hippies, homeless, alternatives and autonomists military barracks occupied and the "free state Christiania 'proclaimed. Since...
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shavy
Nov 18, 2014

Hippy communa

Years ago when WWII soldiers abandoned there "houses" near the river some hippies went to live there. And other hippies came and it is now a big hippy comuna just in the city. I have never seen...
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pginer
Sep 23, 2007

Christiania. Another approach?

Visiting Christiania was first on my list. In the Netherlands I also live in a community housing project with 150 inhabitants, a bar, a shop and a movie theatre. Christiania is of a completely...
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Roggeveen
Jul 29, 2006

Great vegetarian food!

The Freetown of Christiania was founded back in 1971 by a group of hippies. Today it is much more than just a political thinktank. Christiania offers handmade fabrics and art, but also a lot of cheap...
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tmk77
Jun 24, 2006

Christiania

A little bit different face of Copenhagen. The area is now "a city within a city", with an alternative market, and many pubs, restaurants and venues for live music. This offbeat district, once a...
ginte
Aug 19, 2005

Christiania

Most people have heard about Christiania, but many of them have never been there.Christiania is kind of a sanctuary (in the early days for the hippies) in Copenhagen. The walls are often decorated...
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erik0240
Mar 21, 2005

When in Copenhagen...

If you're into out of the ordinary type stuff, check out Christiania. It's a neighborhood in Copenhagen that's known for it's, well... How do I explain it? It's like a hippie commune. You can buy neat...
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PorkchopSandwiches
Sep 16, 2004

Christania

Christania is not a place that is visited by the average tourist. Christania is a free town, a sort of vatican in Rome, having its own 'rules' you can find bars, hawkers, and 'other' stalls. I suggest...
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mark_mjb
Nov 18, 2003

Christiania

Christiania is a unique part of Copenhagen. The residents there declared independance in 1971, when it was one big commune. People still live there and the authorities leave it intact, even thought...
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snorril
Feb 04, 2003

Cristiana, the Hippy Commune

Cristiana, as shown here, is NOT a tourist spot, let me just make that clear. So flashing your camera and maps is'nt recommended. It's a run-down residental area in Central Copenhagen, occupied by...
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orlikins
Sep 12, 2002

Christiania

Christiania is an old military camp that was taken over by hippies when the military moved out. Marijauna and hash is legal to sell and smoke in there. You are not supposed to bring any of it out with...
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Eason
Sep 12, 2002

Visit Christiana which is a...

Visit Christiana which is a 'free city' within the boarders of downtown Copenhagen.Though it is very run down it is still interesting(especially the fact that the copenhagen police never shut it...
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chuckyc
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Copenhagen

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Royal Library

The Royal Library Garden is located back from the road, so take care, you could walk straight past! The Library Garden is located on top of the former site of Christian IVs old Naval Harbour. This is...
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Black Diamond - Sorte Diamant

Not far from where I was viewing buildings from the 1700's, I find an ultra-modern Black building, known as the "Black Diamond" building. This is the Royal Library in Copenhagen, national library of...
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Slotsholmen

Slotsholmen, or 'The Castle Islet' is a part of the centre of the city situated on what was originally a number of small islands in the water between Copenhagen on the shore of Zealand and the island...
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Børsen - Stock Exchange

Copenhagen, as you will immediately see on arriving in the city centre, is the city of towers and spires. A great many of them stretch into the sky, ranging from the playful Vor Frelsers Kirke to the...
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Church of Our Saviour - Vor Freiser Kirke

Ok, I do not like heights... but the golden tower looked so pretty that I wanted to climb up the 92 meters! The first part is fine - nothing to it, other than a whole pile of stair. Indoors, safe, a...
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Knippelsbro

Be warned: Knippelsbro is everything but beautiful. It's a loud, dirty, busy 4-lane bridge which connects Slotsholmen with the island of Christianshavn. The only reason why I include it as a tip in my...
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