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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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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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Private Walking Tour of Copenhagen with a Personal Photographer
"Meet your private tour guide at your centrally located hotel. As you discuss the sights let your guide know if there are some particular sights you want to see. Your tour is private so the itinerary can be tailored according to your interests. Walk at a pace that suits you and stop every now and then to admire and snap photos of the sights. Your guide will also be at hand to take photos of you which will later be emailed to you to keep as memories. During this tour you will discover Copenhagen’s top attractions including the Rådhuspladsen (City Hall Square) Tivoli Gardens Strøget
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Rundetårn Tips (55)

A spectacular tower with a view

As some of you will know, I love to get an overview of places I visit by climbing spires or towers. There are few cities where I haven't done this. So of course I chose to climb up Rundetårn (Round...
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King_Golo
Jun 15, 2016

Round Tower

Built in the 17th century as an observatory to the university, this high tower is accessed by a spyral ramp, more than 200 meters long. With a small planetarium at the top, this is the oldest european...
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solopes
Apr 08, 2016

Rundetårn (Round Tower)

For arguably the best views of Copenhagen, head straight for the Rundetårn. It looks like an oddly shaped church, and that look betrays its origins as a part of the Trinitatis Complex, which consisted...
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antistar
Jun 01, 2013

Rundetaarn (Round Tower)

It's name is a dead give away - It is a tower that is round in shape!It was built between 1637 and 1642 by Christian IV and (other than the tiny flight to get outside) has no stairs - it is a perfect...
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smirnofforiginal
Jan 03, 2013

THE ROUND TOWER

The Round Tower was built by Christian IV between 1637 and 1642. It was the first part of the Trinitatis Complex, which combined church, library and observatory in a single building.It was at this...
balhannah
Aug 20, 2012

Rundetårn

The 34.8 meters high tower is part of the Trinity complex that was built for the Copenhagen students. The complex also includes a library and a church.The spiral corridor, 192 meters long and 4.5...
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Twan
Feb 21, 2012

The Round Tower

The great builder of Copenhagen King Christian IV laid the first stone of the Rundetårn in 1637, and the tower was completed as an observatory 1642. It was pointed out to me by my friend as we walked...
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illumina
Nov 17, 2011

Rundetaarn(Round Tower)

A 17th century tower located in the old town of the city centre.One of the many Architectural projects of Christian IV,it was built as an astronomical observatory.It is most noted for its 7.5 helical...
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mickeyboy07
Oct 12, 2011

The round tower.

The round tower (rundetårn in Danish) is a very unique building that was build between 1637 and 1642 as an astronomical tower and it has been used by many astronomers including danish astronomer Ole...
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cachaseiro
Apr 14, 2011

Around and round

The Round Tower or Rundetaarn is a great way to get a glimpse of Copenhagen's rooftops and view the city from above. It was built in the 17th century and was originally a hot spot for astronomists and...
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GirlUpNorth
Jan 03, 2010

Round tower

Round tower was built by King Christian IV as an observatory for the nearby university. It was bulit in 1642 and is still in use being the oldest one in Europe. It's also a popular sight because of...
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SandiMandi
Aug 06, 2008

Round Tower

The great builder of Copenhagen King Christian IV laid the first stone of the fabulous Round Tower in 1637, and the 36 metre high tower was completed as an observatory 1642. The tower is connected to...
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chennaismartguy
Jul 01, 2008
 
 
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Things to Do Near Rundetårn

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Tivoli Garden

Most Danes speak English. A nation of only 4 million people does not expect tourists to speak their language (as in Germany, France, Italy, Russia or Spain), so 1 out of 2 Danes speaks English. Also,...
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Central Station

Although many people use this station....and it has a good selection of places to eat 7 drink inside...I doubt many look closely at its architecture. As soon as i stepped down from the airport train...
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Tycho Brahe Planetarium

Which opened here in 1989. This planetarium is one of the largest in Europe..The IMAX theater has a semicircular screen of up to 1000 sq, where you can view 3D movies and laser shows The planetarium...
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Harbour

This highly photogenic stretch of Copenhagen harbour is lined with colourful 17th- and 18th-century houses wooden sailing ships The harbour is lined-up with cafes and restaurant and often full when...
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Islands Brygge

Islands Brygge is the harbourfront area of the north-west coast of Amager Island. Combined with the new development of Ørestad behind it, it is an upcoming neighbourhood which the city hopes will...
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Torvehallerne KBH

Torvehallerne KBH is Copenhagen's ultra-modern market hall. Visited by 115,000 people every week, most of them locals and not tourists, Torvehallerne's motto seems true: It's not a supermarket, it's a...
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Getting to Rundetårn

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Købmagergade 52A, 1150 København K

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