Outdoor Activities in Copenhagen

Outdoor activities in Copenhagen are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Copenhagen comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Copenhagen and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Copenhagen has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Copenhagen.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Copenhagen:

  1. #1 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 1290 itineraries
    Church Of Our Saviour

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Skt. Annæ Gade 29, 1416 København K

    Timings: 11:00 am - 03:30 pm Details

    The Church of Our Saviour forms an intrinsic part of the beginning of Denmark’s absolute monarchy post the wars in 1660 when the country lost its southern boundaries. Christian V, the son of Kin...Read more

  2. #2 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 763 itineraries
    Grundtvigs Kirken

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: At Mount (På Bjerget) 14B, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Built in the memory of NFS Grundtvig, a famous Danish pastor, author, poet, philosopher, historian and politician, the Grundtvig Church is loved for its Expressionist style of architecture and was con...Read more

  3. #3 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 1108 itineraries
    Copenhagen Opera House

    Tags: Architecture , Opera House

    Address: Ekvipagemestervej 10, 1438 København K, Denmark

    The Copenhagen Opera House was completed in 2004 and in 2005 Copenhagen found one of its most prestigious venue for the Royal Opera House and the Royal Opera Playhouse. The ultra modern building was d...Read more

  4. #4 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 1089 itineraries
    Kongens Have

    Tags: Garden, Park

    Address: Øster Voldgade 4, 1350 København K, Denmark

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Literally translating to ‘the Kings’ Garden’, Kongens Have forms the adjoining area of the Rosenborg Castle and is loved for its lush green surroundings that make way for romantic pa...Read more

  5. #5 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 24 itineraries
    Assistens Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: Kapelvej 2, 2200 København N, Denmark

    Timings: 07:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Assistens Cemetery embraces the idea of creating an oasis for those who want to come back to visit the famous people buried here and combines outdoor landscaping with spirituality, tranquillity and be...Read more

  6. #6 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 726 itineraries
    St Alban's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Churchill Parken 11, 1263 København K, Copenhagen, Denmark

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    Built for the flourishing English congregation in Denmark, St. Alban's Church was added to Copenhagen’s skyline in 1887. The church was designed by Arthur Blomfield in Gothic Revival style with ...Read more

  7. #7 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 785 itineraries
    Thorvaldsens Museum

    Tags: Museum, Sculpture

    Address: Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, 1213 København K, Copenhagen, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Dedicated to sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen, the Thorvaldsens Museum has some of the best works of the artist and is loved for its collection of sculptures, paintings, sketches, graphic art, medals, pers...Read more

  8. #8 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 1228 itineraries
    Det Kongelige Bibliotek

    Tags: Library

    Address: The Royal Library, National Library of Denmark, Copenhagen University Library, Postbox 2149, 1016 Copenhagen K, Denmark

    Timings: 08:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Royal Library was established more than 350 years ago and has a collection of national historic artefacts and documents, copies of all the work published in the country since the 17th century, a s...Read more

  9. #9 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 748 itineraries
    Danish Museum Of Art And Design

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Designmuseum Danmark, Bredgade 68 / 1260 København K, Copenhagen, Denmark

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Designmuseum Danmark, the biggest design library in Scandinavia, was established in the early 20th century and is dedicated to Danish design and crafts. In the museum you can see the designs of legend...Read more

  10. #10 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 675 itineraries
    Islands Brygge

    Tags: Harbour

    Address: Islands Brygge 14, 2300 København S, Denmark

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Islands Brygge is a harbour area located at the heart of Copenhagen and includes Havneparken- one of the most popular places around the city. You can see the the Radisson Scandinavia- the tallest ...Read more

  11. #11 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 775 itineraries
    The Tower

    Tags: Tower

    Address: Christiansborg Slotsplads, 1218 København, Denmark

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    In the crowd of tourists exploring Copenhagen the popular way, the Taarnet offers something different to the tranquil seekers who still love comfort. The Taarnet is the highest tower in the city and o...Read more

  12. #12 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 864 itineraries
    Stock Exchange

    Tags: Heritage Building

    Address: Børsen, 1217 København K, Copenhagen, Denmark

    The Borsen building was built in the 1620’s by King Christian IV to have an official trading center in Copenhagen. Over time the building found many purposes including being used as a marketplac...Read more

  13. #13 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 776 itineraries
    Hans Christian Andersen

    Tags: Monument

    Address: Rådhuspladsen, 1599 København V, Denmark

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    H.C. Andersen’s relationship with Denmark was more than just by birth! In 19th century Denmark, most of the Danish, French and German tales were considered exotic and was often read in a selecte...Read more

  14. #14 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 378 itineraries
    Fisketorvet

    Tags: Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: Kalvebod Brygge 59, Copenhagen, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Fisketorvet - Copenhagen Mall is spread out over an area of 58,000 square metres and has a 4-star ambience that offers a quintessential shopping experience. The mall is home to Scandinavia’s...Read more

  15. #15 of 325 Outdoors Activities in Copenhagen
    - Used in 761 itineraries
    Radhuspladsen

    Tags: Square

    Address: Radhuspladsen, 1, Copenhagen, Denmark

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If your idea of exploring a city is observing it like a local, the Radhuspladsen (City hall Square) is just where you need to be. The historic square dates back to the mid 19th century and was popular...Read more