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The Little Mermaid picture in Copenhagen
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Rosenborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Nyhavn picture in Copenhagen
Roller Coaster picture in Copenhagen
King's New Square picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Strøget picture in Copenhagen
Spring at Rosenborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Smørrebrød picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower picture in Copenhagen
Christiansborg Palace picture in Copenhagen
Rides picture in Copenhagen
Sculptures picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle View picture in Copenhagen
Christiansborg Palace Interior picture in Copenhagen
Amager Square picture in Copenhagen
Rosenborg Castle Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Nyhavn at Night picture in Copenhagen
Church of Our Saviour picture in Copenhagen
Tivoli Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Courtyard picture in Copenhagen
The Little Mermaid Crowd picture in Copenhagen
Equestrian Statue picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower Ramp picture in Copenhagen
Spire View picture in Copenhagen
Winter at Tivoli Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Danish Cheeses picture in Copenhagen
City Hall picture in Copenhagen
Rosenborg Castle Moat picture in Copenhagen
Viking-inspired Relics picture in Copenhagen
Walking Tours picture in Copenhagen
Hans Christian Andersen Home picture in Copenhagen
Oak Spire picture in Copenhagen
National Museum of Denmark picture in Copenhagen
Bike picture in Copenhagen
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Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek picture in Copenhagen
Organ picture in Copenhagen
Gefion Fountain picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower View picture in Copenhagen
Museum Floor picture in Copenhagen
Horses picture in Copenhagen
Sidewalk Cafes picture in Copenhagen
Canal Tour picture in Copenhagen
Parliament picture in Copenhagen
Royal Danish Theatre picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle Interior picture in Copenhagen
Cannons picture in Copenhagen
Canal View picture in Copenhagen

Inspired by the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Little Mermaid statue has sat on Copenhagen's waterfront since 1913. Morten Falch Sortland Getty Images

Many fixtures on Copenhagen's skyline feature copper roofs or spires. krugli iStock / Getty Images

Rosenborg Castle once served as the residence for Danish royal King Christian IV. Rainer Mirau Getty Images

Photography buffs will love visiting Nyhavn. Here, you can snap photos of colorful buildings, boats and more. MissPassionPhotography iStock / Getty Images

Everything from themed gardens to roller coasters is available at Tivoli Gardens. SeanPavonePhoto iStock / Getty Images

Travel east on Strøget and you'll eventually reach King's New Square, which features green space and a bronze statue. RnDmS iStock / Getty Images

You'll find the Renaissance-style Kronborg Castle 32 miles north of Copenhagen in Helsingør. Peter Zelei Images Getty Images

Strøget is Copenhagen's main shopping thoroughfare. Yadid Levy / robertharding Getty Images

Colorful flowers surround Rosenborg Castle every spring. PhotographerCW Getty Images

Open-faced sandwiches (known locally as smørrebrød) are available at cafes throughout the city. Wibowo Rusli Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

Finished in 1642, the Round Tower stands 118 feet tall. mikeinlondon iStock / Getty Images

Part-government office building, part-former royal residence, Christiansborg Palace impresses visitors with its gorgeous architecture and informative exhibits. Kateryna Negoda Getty Images

Rides you'll find at Tivoli Gardens include a Ferris wheel, two carousels and bumper cars. Hilthart Pedersen / EyeEm Getty Images

More than 10,000 works of art, including various 19th-century sculptures, are on display inside Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Anders Blomqvist Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

The UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kronborg Castle overlooks the Sound Dues. L. Toshio Kishiyama Getty Images

You'll see crystal chandeliers, marble statues and more as you tour Christiansborg Palace. Richard Cummins Getty Images

Strøget's Amager Square features intricate granite tilework with various colors and shapes. Francesco Scatena iStock / Getty Images

On warmer days, you can soak up some sun while lounging in Rosenborg Castle's gardens. PicsFactory iStock / Getty Images

Whether you visit during the day or at night, you'll find Nyhavn's restaurants packed with locals and tourists. SeanPavonePhoto iStock / Getty Images

The Church of Our Saviour features Palladian-style architecture dreamed up by Danish architect Lambert van Haven. krugli iStock / Getty Images

Tivoli Gardens is home to various gardens, including some with elaborate structures and water features. Charlie Harding / robertharding Getty Images

This courtyard at Kronborg Castle is where you can watch performances of Shakespeare's "Hamlet." L. Toshio Kishiyama Getty Images

Tourists flock to the northeastern corner of Indre By to snap photos of The Little Mermaid, so consider arriving early or late in the day. Morten Falch Sortland Getty Images

This equestrian statue greets all travelers who visit Christiansborg Palace. RicoK69 iStock / Getty Images

To get to the Round Tower's observation area, you'll need to walk up its indoor spiral ramp. cinoby Getty Images

You'll be rewarded with jaw-dropping city and water vistas at the top of the Church of Our Saviour's spire. Anders Blomqvist Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

Every winter, thousands of lights illuminate Tivoli Gardens' grounds and buildings. Nicolas Kipourax Paquet Getty Images

Some food-themed walking tours give you the chance to try locally made cheeses. SergeyZavalnyuk iStock/ Getty Images

History-focused walking tours often include a stop at Copenhagen's city hall. Angel Villalba Getty Images

Although Rosenborg Castle's moat no longer flows around the entire property like it did when dug in 1613, parts of it are still present. RushikeshApte iStock / Getty Images

Some relics in the National Museum of Denmark (like this 10th-century reliquary) feature designs inspired by the Vikings. The museum also houses various Viking artifacts. mararie Flickr

Many walking tours in Copenhagen start outside noteworthy sights like Amalienborg Palace. Christian Kober / robertharding Getty Images

This vivid red building in Nyhavn once housed famous author Hans Christian Andersen. franckreporter Getty Images

The Church of Our Saviour's dramatic spire is made of oak and boasts gilded details like curved iron rails and a statue of Christ on a globe. BirgerNiss iStock / Getty Images

For everything from mummies to early Danish artifacts, peruse the exhibits at the National Museum of Denmark. Lonely Planet Getty Images

Nyhavn's stunning architecture and top-notch eateries make this region a popular place to bike. mariusz_prusaczyk iStock / Getty Images

Though the main draws to Tivoli Gardens are its gardens and rides, you'll also have access to a variety of shops, cafes and restaurants. gameover2012 iStock / Getty Images

As you walk up to Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, you'll notice a few sculptures, including two green-hued lion statues. Richard Cummins Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

Most travelers come to the Church of Our Saviour to see it's breathtaking architecture, but no visit would be complete without checking out its organ, which was built in 1698. Wibowo Rusli Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

Gefion Fountain, the largest monument in Copenhagen, is located outside St. Alban's Church just south of The Little Mermaid. Parinya Suwanitch iStock / Getty Images

At the top of the Round Tower, you'll enjoy panoramic views of downtown Copenhagen. Danita Delimont Getty Images

Don't forget to look down while wandering around Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. In some areas, you'll see intricate mosaics. De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti Getty Images

Denmark's queen keeps her horses at Christiansborg Palace's Royal Stables. Arrive on a Saturday and you can tour this part of the property. Dosfotos / Design Pics Getty Images

During the warmer months, you can enjoy your coffee or meal outside at one of Strøget's sidewalk cafes. John Elk III Lonely Planet / Getty Images

Travelers say one of the best ways to see Copenhagen is by boat. Canal tours depart daily from Nyhavn. Frank Fell / robertharding Getty Images

When the Danish Parliament is not in session, tourists can venture inside Christiansborg Palace's parliamentary chambers. Steve Raymer/Corbis/VCG Getty Images

Copenhagen's modern opera house features lavish details like a Sicilian Perlatino marble foyer and an auditorium with a gold leaf-covered ceiling. Roberto Moiola Getty Images

During a tour of Kronborg Castle's interior, you'll see regal details like tall columns leading to curved ceilings and wood carvings with gold accents. De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti Getty Images

Cannons once used to defend Kronborg Castle still surround its perimeter. Danita Delimont Getty Images

It's hard to miss the Church of Our Saviour's one-of-a-kind spire from Christianshavn's waterways. Paul Panayiotou Getty Images

The Little Mermaid picture in Copenhagen
Copenhagen Skyline picture in Copenhagen
Rosenborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Nyhavn picture in Copenhagen
Roller Coaster picture in Copenhagen
King's New Square picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Strøget picture in Copenhagen
Spring at Rosenborg Castle picture in Copenhagen
Smørrebrød picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower picture in Copenhagen
Christiansborg Palace picture in Copenhagen
Rides picture in Copenhagen
Sculptures picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle View picture in Copenhagen
Christiansborg Palace Interior picture in Copenhagen
Amager Square picture in Copenhagen
Rosenborg Castle Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Nyhavn at Night picture in Copenhagen
Church of Our Saviour picture in Copenhagen
Tivoli Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Courtyard picture in Copenhagen
The Little Mermaid Crowd picture in Copenhagen
Equestrian Statue picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower Ramp picture in Copenhagen
Spire View picture in Copenhagen
Winter at Tivoli Gardens picture in Copenhagen
Danish Cheeses picture in Copenhagen
City Hall picture in Copenhagen
Rosenborg Castle Moat picture in Copenhagen
Viking-inspired Relics picture in Copenhagen
Walking Tours picture in Copenhagen
Hans Christian Andersen Home picture in Copenhagen
Oak Spire picture in Copenhagen
National Museum of Denmark picture in Copenhagen
Bike picture in Copenhagen
Shops, Cafes and Restaurants picture in Copenhagen
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek picture in Copenhagen
Organ picture in Copenhagen
Gefion Fountain picture in Copenhagen
Round Tower View picture in Copenhagen
Museum Floor picture in Copenhagen
Horses picture in Copenhagen
Sidewalk Cafes picture in Copenhagen
Canal Tour picture in Copenhagen
Parliament picture in Copenhagen
Royal Danish Theatre picture in Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle Interior picture in Copenhagen
Cannons picture in Copenhagen
Canal View picture in Copenhagen

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