If you’re on a budget but still want to make the most out of your time in Copenhagen, try adding a few of these Top 5 Free Things To See and Do In Copenhagen
1) Copenhagen Free Walking Tours
Copenhagen Free Walking Tours is a community-driven organization that offers casual walking tours led by Copenhagen citizens. Tour operators come from all walks of life with many being students, retirees, and locals volunteering while sharing their knowledge of Copenhagen with visitors. Even though they don’t accept payments of any kind (only deposit when you book to make sure you show up ) they still provide great tours that are fun and informative and perfect for kids and adults.
Nyhavn is one of Copenhagen’s most iconic places. It is the heart of the city of Copenhagen and is known for its many intriguing and fun stories throughout the years (and even centuries). Nyhavn became popular with tourists as of late thanks to its colorful, unique architecture making it one of Copenhagen’s most Instagrammable locations.
3) Little Mermaid
If you’re looking for a beautiful and free attraction head to this unique spot in the city, the Little Mermaid. Based on the 1837 fairy tale The Little Mermaid by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen, the statue is a Copenhagen icon and has been a major tourist attraction since its unveiling in 1913
4) Bakken Amusement Park
For those who enjoy roller-coasters and thrills; Bakken amusement park is a must-visit. The park’s 18 tracks are innovative, fun, and exceed the expectations of any thrill-seekers. In addition to thrill rides, Bakken amusement park also offers rides for non-0thrill seekers making it perfect for the entire family.
5) Witness the change of guards at the Royal Palace
Be it the Queen’s Guards or simply curious tourists and locals, there will always be a huge crowd around when The Engineer Guards switch and the new guards step in to care for the royal family at 8:40 am every morning. Arrive early for a spot upfront and don’t forget your camera.
If Copenhagen is on your travel bucket list I hope these Free Things To See and Do in Copenhagen make it on to your list.