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Reffen streetfood market in Copenhagen

Get to know Copenhagen like the palm of your hand

Maybe it's your first time here. Maybe it's not. But let us fill you in anyways. Come and be charmed by our cosy capital and we will tell you all about the reasons why Copenhagen was ranked #1 city to visit in 2019

Introducing Copenhagen

Lonely Planet chose Copenhagen as #1 city in the world to visit in 2019. Although we may be a bit biased, we can see why.

Sustainable Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a frontrunner when it comes to adopting sustainable solutions and the city has one of the world's most ambitious climate policies - with a goal of being the first carbon-neutral capital city by 2025.

Lonely Planet loves “Denmark’s capital of cool”

Copenhagen has been named the world’s top city for travellers in 2019 by world-leading travel authority Lonely Planet. The city receives the accolade in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2019.

The gastronomy scene

Learn why Copenhagen is so renowned for its food scene, from New Nordic to Danish classics and foodmarkets to Michelin.

Danish design & architecture

From Danish furniture to iconic buildings and renowned design wonders - Copenhagen has it all. Functional. Edgy. Timeless. Minimalistic.

Explore one of the world's happiest and most liveable countries

The Danish lifestyle

Rumour has it that hygge explains why the Danes are some of the happiest people in the world. But don't take our word for it; see for yourself.

The practical stuff

Know how to get and here and move around. So, spend time on things more important than transportation. Copenhagen is both small and well connected, making transport an easy thing to check off the list. 

Everything is closer in Copenhagen

Whether you are in search of the perfect venue or hotel, interested in design and architecture or keen to try some of the world’s best restaurants, rest assured that in Copenhagen you are never far away from it all.

Access & Infrastructure

12 minutes. That’s how long it takes to go from Copenhagen Airport to the city centre. And we feel the need to mention that Copenhagen Airport covers more than 190 international destinations – besides being rated one of the best airports in the world. See for yourself.

Copenhagen named best city in Europe for clean transport

It is no secret that the majority of Copenhageners use their bike as their primary form of transportation.

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What's new

Here's the top news about Copenhagen. But stay tuned and go to our newsroom to find all recent news and press related materials. Or do you want to be the first to know? Go follow our social media channels and get inspired in your daily feed. 

Copenhagen included in the top 20 list of places to visit in 2020

Copenhagen gets profiled as one of the best destinations to visit in 2020 by CNN.

Copenhagen’s hotel capacity to increase by more than 40% by 2021

Copenhagen’s hotel scene has seen a significant increase in capacity in the last few years with new hotels opening steadily across the city. And so fa...

Wonderful Copenhagen becomes world’s first certified Green Tourism Organization

Copenhagen sets a new international standard for sustainable tourism as Wonderful Copenhagen, becomes the world’s first certified Green Tourism Organi...

Tour de France to start in Copenhagen in 2021

The greatest cycling race in the world will meet the best cycling city in the world, as Copenhagen will host the Grand Départ of the 2021 edition of t...


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