Tour the neighbourhoods with the locals

Follow along this bunch of talented, local photographers who all have a fine-tuned eye for spotting the good story, as they share their neighbourhood favourites.


Nørrebro is a ever-buzzing melting pot with flavours from all around where creativity and street culture is alive and well. A dense area with a tempting bar scene.


Sophisticated, green and delicious. Frederiksberg is its very own municipality, with broad tree-lined boulevards, green gardens and streets filled with sidewalk cafés and gourmets spots


Beautiful Østerbro is possibly the greenest neighbourhood with parks, lakes, beach and a family-friendly vibes and great shopping.


Once a notorious red light district, Vesterbro of today is equally cool and authentic and has a vibrant nightlife.

Keep exploring the neighbourhoods

Many more uniquely different areas make up the city of Copenhagen. Explorer below and figure out where you want to head out for an authentic Copenhagen experience among the locals. 

Carsten Nicolai unidisplay at Copenhagen Contemporary
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Portland Towers Nordhavn | Daniel Rasmussen
Why the new Nordhavn area is a hub for design and architecture
Kaffedepartementet coffee house in Copenhagen's Nordvest neighbourhood
About Nordvest - the undiscovered neighbourhood
Kastrup Søbad | Astrid Maria Rasmussen
East Amager: Close to city and sea
8TALLET building and Kalvebod Fælled in Copenhagen
What to see and do in the unique Ørestad neighbourhood
Jægersborg is a popular shopping street in Copenhagen's Nørrebro neighbourhood.
Favourite streets in Copenhagen

The complete neighbourhood guide

Photo: Asger Støttrup Jensen