Copenhill | Photo: Daniel Rasmussen

Bold urban planning and world-class architecture

Water, light, space and sustainability are key elements in the new Copenhagen architecture. It is all about creating inspiring, buildings that form the best possible surroundings for the Copenhageners and their daily lives. 

Cykelslangen | Photo: Thomas Høyrup Christensen

Bike city Copenhagen

Copenhagen has one of the world's most dedicated bike cultures. In fact, the city has more bicycles than people. Experience the city like a local.

Islands Brygge Harbour Bath | Astrid Maria Rasmussen

Jump in Copenhagen's waters

n Copenhagen you are never far from a beach and during summer you can also go for a swim in the many centrally located harbour baths. Amager Beach Park offers 4.6 kilometers of white sand beach, Islands Brygge Harbour Bath has five basins and Urban Beach offers sand, sweaty beats and drinks.

Kayak Republic | Photo: Daniel Rasmussen

Sail through Copenhagen in a Green Kayak

Kayak Republic is Copenhagen's most experienced sea kayak tour provider and offer daily tours and courses focusing on learning the right techniques.  

Assistens Cemetery | Photo: Astrid Maria Rasmussen

Learn more about sustainable Copenhagen

Copenhagen is truly a green city surrounded by water and parks, with climate-friendly citizens to match. Copenhageners excel in combining sustainable solutions with growth and a high quality of life. In fact, Copenhagen was European Green Capital 2014. 

Gemyse | PR Photo

Organic restaurants

Copenhagen is a green city and that also reflects in the restaurants. Many of the Copenhagen restaurants go for an organic or largely organic menu.

The Shopkeepers Guide

The Shopkeeper's Guide to Copenhagen

Kasper Hostrup of GOODS recommends some of his favorite shops around Copenhagen.

Forgotten giants | Photo: Martin Heiberg

Find the six hidden giants

Enjoy nature in areas close to Copenhagen and find the six giants made from recycled wood by artist Thomas Dambo. 


Garden of the Royal Library, Copenhagen, VisitCopenhagen

Explore the gardens & parks

Copenhagen has many parks and gardens that are perfect places to relax, sunbathe, go for a stroll or have a picnic.

GoBoat | Photo: Daniel Rasmussen

Become captain of your own solar-powered boat

Discover Copenhagen's harbour and canals as captain of your own solar-powered picnic boat. Visit GoBoat for a sustainable, maritime experience.

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