With everything from stunning nature to world-famous castles - and even a different country - just a short train ride or drive away, there are plenty of reasons to take a day trip from Copenhagen or go beyond Copenhagen for a couple of days.
Here are some different tips for day trips to take from Copenhagen out in the Greater Copenhagen region regardless if you're travelling to Copenhagen with family, in a small or large groups or by yourself.
Located just 40 minutes north from Copenhagen, Elsinore is where history meets the sea, and cutting-edge culture meets the city's rough seaport heritage.
Right across the sound from Copenhagen, only a short drive away you’ll find the charming Swedish city of Malmö.
Once the capital of Denmark, Roskilde oozes of history and is a must for anyone with a knack for Vikings.
South of Copenhagen is a country with steep cliffs, flat shoreline meadows and idyllic islands with unequalled nature experiences inculding a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Scenic region one hour’s drive from Copenhagen with sandy beaches, scenic hilltops and a popular summer vacation destination among Danes.
Visit a charming little coastal town just 40 minutes from Copenhagen by public transport.