Best activities in Copenhagen

Check out the top activities in Copenhagen, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Amager Strandpark
1. Amager Strandpark
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729 local reviews
1 Amager Strand Promenaden, København S
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Kenneth
Amager Strand is Copenhagen's largest beach and is only 5 km from the city center. There are 4.6 kilometers…
Line
The beach park is a popular place both for sunbathing and relaxation as well as for all kinds of sports and…
Solveig
This beach is a big artificial island more than 3 km long with a great beach as well as a child friendly…
1. Amager Strandpark
1. Amager Strandpark
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729 local reviews
1 Amager Strand Promenaden, København S
Kenneth
Kenneth
Amager Strand is Copenhagen's largest beach and is only 5 km from the city center. There are 4.6 kilometers of bathing coast along Amager…
Line
Line
The beach park is a popular place both for sunbathing and relaxation as well as for all kinds of sports and activities. You will meet…
Solveig
Solveig
This beach is a big artificial island more than 3 km long with a great beach as well as a child friendly lagoon. Here you will find all…
2. Fælledparken
2. Fælledparken
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628 local reviews
Fælledparken, København
+45 33 66 33 66
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Sofie
The Copenhagen 'Common' neighbouring the National Stadium is popular for all kinds of óutdoor activities. …
Eva
The Copenhagen 'Common' neighbouring the National Stadium is popular for all kinds of óutdoor activities…
Trine
The large park "Fælledparken" was created 1906–1914 by landscape architect Edvard Glæsel. Fælledparken is used…
2. Fælledparken
2. Fælledparken
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628 local reviews
Fælledparken, København
+45 33 66 33 66
Sofie
Sofie
The Copenhagen 'Common' neighbouring the National Stadium is popular for all kinds of óutdoor activities. Fælledparken is the largest park…
Eva
Eva
The Copenhagen 'Common' neighbouring the National Stadium is popular for all kinds of óutdoor activities. Fælledparken is the largest park…
Trine
Trine
The large park "Fælledparken" was created 1906–1914 by landscape architect Edvard Glæsel. Fælledparken is used and known for activities such…
3. Folkehuset Absalon
3. Folkehuset Absalon
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104 local reviews
73 Sønder Blvd., København V
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
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Jesper
This former church is a creative and social hub of activities, facilitated by the city and open to all - Your…
Sofie
This is right across the street. Absalon is an old church that has been renovated into a playful community…
Ea Philippa
This is an amazing and very local place. It is an old church that has been bought by a billionaire and made…
3. Folkehuset Absalon
3. Folkehuset Absalon
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104 local reviews
73 Sønder Blvd., København V
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
Jesper
Jesper
This former church is a creative and social hub of activities, facilitated by the city and open to all - Your living room away from home…
Sofie
Sofie
This is right across the street. Absalon is an old church that has been renovated into a playful community house. It is a modern and…
Ea Philippa
Ea Philippa
This is an amazing and very local place. It is an old church that has been bought by a billionaire and made into sort of a local community…
4. Elmegade
4. Elmegade
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354 local reviews
Elmegade, København N
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Peter
Elmegade: Lively, cozy, hip and young at heart. Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade…
Mie
Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Square in Nørrebro. The street…
Berit
Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Square in Nørrebro. The street…
4. Elmegade
4. Elmegade
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354 local reviews
Elmegade, København N
Peter
Peter
Elmegade: Lively, cozy, hip and young at heart. Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Square in…
Mie
Mie
Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Square in Nørrebro. The street buzzes with activity and is…
Berit
Berit
Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Square in Nørrebro. The street buzzes with activity and is…
5. Naturcenter Amager
5. Naturcenter Amager
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50 local reviews
3-15 Granatvej, Kastrup
Closed · Opens Tuesday 9:00 AM
+45 72 54 30 00
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Solveig
Just five minutes’ walk from Vestamager Metro, a wilderness awaits. This is Amager Nature Centre, where…
Dorthe
Great NatureCenter for children, with lots of activities: Ponyriding, natural playground, great cafe…
Nanna & Thomas
Equipment is available to hire or borrow for a range of activities, be it studying nature, lighting a fire,…
5. Naturcenter Amager
5. Naturcenter Amager
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50 local reviews
3-15 Granatvej, Kastrup
Closed · Opens Tuesday 9:00 AM
+45 72 54 30 00
Solveig
Solveig
Just five minutes’ walk from Vestamager Metro, a wilderness awaits. This is Amager Nature Centre, where children and adults are able to…
Dorthe
Dorthe
Great NatureCenter for children, with lots of activities: Ponyriding, natural playground, great cafe overlooking wild nature as far as the…
Nanna & Thomas
Nanna & Thomas
Equipment is available to hire or borrow for a range of activities, be it studying nature, lighting a fire, baking bread, making popcorn,…
6. Freetown Christiania
6. Freetown Christiania
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1265 local reviews
Freetown Christiania
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Jesper
Christiania is a place you most likely read about, with its obvious and semi-legalized marijuana trade, but…
Navid
Christiania is a place you have to visit while in CPH. There's really nothing like it anywhere else…
Joakim
One of those rare places that host many alternative activities, both legal and illegal. This is a must-see…
6. Freetown Christiania
6. Freetown Christiania
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1265 local reviews
Freetown Christiania
Jesper
Jesper
Christiania is a place you most likely read about, with its obvious and semi-legalized marijuana trade, but it's much more than that. Cozy…
Navid
Navid
Christiania is a place you have to visit while in CPH. There's really nothing like it anywhere else. Christiania is a self-proclaimed…
Joakim
Joakim
One of those rare places that host many alternative activities, both legal and illegal. This is a must-see place in Copenhagen. If you are…
7. Kødbyen
7. Kødbyen
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1064 local reviews
Kødbyen, København V
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Klavs
The food market Kødbyens Mad & Marked is located in Copenhagen's Meatpacking District. The market is packed…
Sascha
The meatpacking district is a creative mixture of restaurants, nightclubs and art galleries located side by…
Tin
The food market Kødbyens Mad & Marked is located in Copenhagen's Meatpacking District. The market is open…
7. Kødbyen
7. Kødbyen
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1064 local reviews
Kødbyen, København V
Klavs
Klavs
The food market Kødbyens Mad & Marked is located in Copenhagen's Meatpacking District. The market is packed with food stalls Saturdays and…
Sascha
Sascha
The meatpacking district is a creative mixture of restaurants, nightclubs and art galleries located side by side. The meatpacking district…
Tin
Tin
The food market Kødbyens Mad & Marked is located in Copenhagen's Meatpacking District. The market is open Saturdays and Sundays throughout…
8. Tivoli Gardens
8. Tivoli Gardens
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1416 local reviews
3 Vesterbrogade, København V
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+45 33 15 10 01
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Sarah
Tivoli Gardens is the old and magical theme park right in the center of the city. From Lonely planet:…
Camilla
Tivoli is the main tourist attraction - very child friendly with lots of fun activities, beautiful garden for…
Jens
Fairy tales come true in Tivoli. Also rock on Fridays and many other activities, not least music.
8. Tivoli Gardens
8. Tivoli Gardens
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1416 local reviews
3 Vesterbrogade, København V
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+45 33 15 10 01
Sarah
Sarah
Tivoli Gardens is the old and magical theme park right in the center of the city. From Lonely planet: "Indeed, Tivoli is at its most…
Camilla
Camilla
Tivoli is the main tourist attraction - very child friendly with lots of fun activities, beautiful garden for grown ups.
Jens
Jens
Fairy tales come true in Tivoli. Also rock on Fridays and many other activities, not least music.
9. Copenhagen Zoo
9. Copenhagen Zoo
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608 local reviews
32 Roskildevej, Frederiksberg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+45 72 20 02 00
ZooPoint of interestEstablishment
Martin
Copenhagen Zoo is a must-see when visiting Copenhagen. The Zoological gardens is one of Frederick’s biggest…
Alexander
Copenhagen Zoo is a fantastic visit, with or without kids. The exotic animals and the petting zoo, along with…
Jakob
Big and very popular Zoo, family friendly with many activities for kids.
9. Copenhagen Zoo
9. Copenhagen Zoo
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608 local reviews
32 Roskildevej, Frederiksberg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+45 72 20 02 00
Martin
Martin
Copenhagen Zoo is a must-see when visiting Copenhagen. The Zoological gardens is one of Frederick’s biggest tourist attractions with more…
Alexander
Alexander
Copenhagen Zoo is a fantastic visit, with or without kids. The exotic animals and the petting zoo, along with many activities, such as…
Jakob
Jakob
Big and very popular Zoo, family friendly with many activities for kids.
10. Kastellet
10. Kastellet
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352 local reviews
1 Gl. Hovedvagt, Kastellet, København Ø
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+45 72 81 11 41
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Elin Tabitha
Kastellet, located in Copenhagen, Denmark is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It…
Søren
Kastellet, located in Copenhagen, Denmark is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It…
Anne
Kastellet is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It is constructed in the form of a…
10. Kastellet
10. Kastellet
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352 local reviews
1 Gl. Hovedvagt, Kastellet, København Ø
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+45 72 81 11 41
Elin Tabitha
Elin Tabitha
Kastellet, located in Copenhagen, Denmark is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It is constructed in the form of…
Søren
Søren
Kastellet, located in Copenhagen, Denmark is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It is constructed in the form of…
Anne
Anne
Kastellet is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It is constructed in the form of a pentagram with bastions at its…
11. DGI-byen
11. DGI-byen
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53 local reviews
65 Tietgensgade, København V
+45 22 39 34 94
LodgingPoint of interestEstablishment
Lars
Situated in the historical Meat District industrial area, it holds facilities for cultural and leisure…
Morten
Several activities, most popular is the Bowling- and Swimming center.
Gustav
Indoor swimming pool, sauna, bowling alley and other activities.
11. DGI-byen
11. DGI-byen
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53 local reviews
65 Tietgensgade, København V
+45 22 39 34 94
Lars
Lars
Situated in the historical Meat District industrial area, it holds facilities for cultural and leisure activities. Spa, restaurants, hotels,…
Morten
Morten
Several activities, most popular is the Bowling- and Swimming center.
Gustav
Gustav
Indoor swimming pool, sauna, bowling alley and other activities.
12. Frederiksberg Gardens
12. Frederiksberg Gardens
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1001 local reviews
Frederiksberg Gardens, Frederiksberg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 AM
+45 33 95 42 00
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Nikolaj
Great, big, green part in inner city. During sunny days you'll find all sorts of people taking a walk, picnic…
Anne Katrine
One of the nicest parks in Copenhagen is Frederiksberg Garden. You find spring grottoes - Chinese pavilions -…
Johannes
If you feel like a rest from city life. A picknick, a walk or a refreshing run? Frederiksberg Have is a…
12. Frederiksberg Gardens
12. Frederiksberg Gardens
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1001 local reviews
Frederiksberg Gardens, Frederiksberg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 AM
+45 33 95 42 00
Nikolaj
Nikolaj
Great, big, green part in inner city. During sunny days you'll find all sorts of people taking a walk, picnic or just enjoying the sun. The…
Anne Katrine
Anne Katrine
One of the nicest parks in Copenhagen is Frederiksberg Garden. You find spring grottoes - Chinese pavilions - temples - tea-houses -…
Johannes
Johannes
If you feel like a rest from city life. A picknick, a walk or a refreshing run? Frederiksberg Have is a beautiful and charming park that a…