CRUISE COPENHAGEN NETWORK
KRONBORG CASTLE 45 minutes train ride directly to the castle from the Central Station
THE MUSEUM OF NATIONAL HISTORY 40 minutes train ride directly to the castle from the Central Station
WHERE TO SLEEP
PORT OF COPENHAGEN
ØSTERBRO 2 3
NORDRE TOLDBOD QUAY 4 13 3
7 2 1
10 13 3
VESTERBRO VISIT CARLSBERG 10 minutes by free shuttle bus from the city, Vesterbrogade 6.
WHERE TO GO & SEE
1––––– Amalienborg Palace 2––––– Christiansborg Palace 3––––– Copenhagen Food Tours 4––––– Designmuseum Denmark 5 ––––– Kronborg Castle 6––––– The Little Mermaid 7––––– The Museum of National History 8––––– The National Museum of Denmark 9––––– Rosenborg Castle 10–––– Tivoli 11–––– Visit Carlsberg 12–––– Grand Tour of Copenhagen 13–––– Open Top Tours & Copenhagen City Sightseeing
WHERE TO EAT & ENJOY
WHERE TO SHOP
1––––– Hard Rock Cafe Copenhagen 2––––– Höst 3––––– Les Trois Cochons 4––––– Llama
COPENHAGEN CENTRAL STATION
1––––– Absalon Hotel 2––––– AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen 3––––– Adina Apartment Hotel 4––––– Copenhagen Admiral Hotel 5––––– Copenhagen Marriott Hotel 6––––– Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers 7––––– Hotel SP34 8––––– Radisson Blu Royal Hotel 9––––– Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel 10 –––– Scandic Copenhagen 11–––– Scandic Front 12–––– Scandic Palace Hotel 13–––– Tivoli Hotel
1––––– Strøget 2––––– Town Shop 3––––– Tax Free Shopping
DISTANCES (by car/metro)
Airport → City Centre: 12 minutes Langelinie Pier → City Centre: 6 minutes Freeport → City Centre: 8 minutes Ocean Quay → City Centre: 11 minutes Ocean Quay → Airport: 20 minutes
–– S-Train –– Metro Station
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TURNAROUND TRANSIT CALL
Welcome to Copenhagen, welcome to a city of exciting adventures, great diversity, friendly locals, and helpful staff – ready to tailor every guest’s visit into an experience of a lifetime. All major cruise lines visit the Danish capital Copenhagen and there are plenty of reasons why...
REASONS TO GO
1. ACCESSIBILITY There is a large variety of public transportation – and in Copenhagen, it runs like clockwork. Less than 20 minutes by Metro or train from Copenhagen Airport to the inner city. To top it all off: once in the city centre, everything is within walking distance. 2. CRUISE DESIGNATED HOTELS The cruise designated hotels in Copenhagen have great experience with receiving cruise guests and are experts at meeting their needs. The hotels have diverse ambiances, but all feature the best facilities to make the stay pleasant and convenient. 3. CONVENIENCE The closeness to the city, excellent facilities, quality, and seamless service have earned Copenhagen Port awards and accolade from guests and cruise lines. The port was awarded Best Port of the Year by Seatrade Insider Award 2014, and has brand new cruise terminal, Ocean Qay, built in 2014, excelling even further in facilities and convenience.
4. WORLD-CLASS ATTRACTIONS Copenhagen’s beautiful city centre is literally at your feet as you walk off the ship: Queen Margrethe II’s home, Amalienborg Palace is right down the pier, and the world-famous Little Mermaid is right by the waterfront. Copenhagen offers grand royal castles within minutes of each other, picturesque canals, cobbled streets, and exciting adventures of great variety. 5. OPENNESS Guides, staff, and people you meet are easy-going, helpful and English speaking. Many Danes travel a lot themselves and know the importance of a warm welcome. Don’t hesitate to ask for directions or recommendations, you might end up having a nice chat with the locals. So come join us in Copenhagen! We’ll help everyone have a great time in the city where old traditions blend with new trends and sustainability, craftmanship, and quality are of immense significance. CRUISE COPENHAGEN NETWORK NOERREGADE 7B DK-1165 COPENHAGEN TEL: + 45 3325 7490 EMAIL: [email protected]
COPENHAGEN AIRPORT THE PERFECT GATEWAY SIMPLER TRAVEL, HAPPIER PASSENGERS, SAVED COSTS. COPENHAGEN AIRPORT'S PERFECT LOCATION MAKES IT THE UNDISPUTED PERFECT GATEWAY TO THE BALTIC SEA AND THE ENTIRE REGION, INCLUDING ST. PETERSBURG, THE NORWEGIAN FJORDS – AND ALL OF NORTHERN EUROPE.
Copenhagen Airport is proud to be first mover in Europe on offering cruise passengers a hassle-free travel with on-board airline check-in for cruise passengers departing from Copenhagen. Passengers bypass the check-in counters at the airport and will reunite with the luggage at their home destination. This service effectively increases passenger and baggage flows and saves valuable time, so cruise passengers can enjoy the convenience of mobility and add wonderful Copenhagen to their travel experience list. With 151 direct routes, counting 27 intercontinental, 104 European, 14 Scandinavian and 6 domestic in 2016, Copenhagen airport is the perfect gateway. Only 12 minutes by Metro from the airport to the heart of Copenhagen: It doesn’t get any easier!
During 2016 Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) and partners will offer flights to more than 70 destinations from Copenhagen Airport. For the past 6 years, SAS has maintained a record as one of the world’s most punctual airlines according to flightstats.com. From 1 December 2015, Emirates daily service from Copenhagen to Dubai will be operated by the world-class A380 aircraft. Customers can then enjoy convenient connections to more than 140 destinations across six continents. Experience the award-winning inflight entertainment with up to 2000 channels of entertainment including the widest selection of world movies, music and language options.
CRUISE DESIGNATED HOTELS The hotels and staff in Copenhagen know what every traveller needs after a long day and a delicious dinner: A good night’s sleep! The hotels have diverse ambiances, but all feature the best facilities, e.g. first rate restaurants, cosy lounges, and great views. Snuggle up in crispy clean linen, under a soft duvet, and wake up refreshed and ready – for a well-served breakfast and more Copenhagen experiences!
ABSALON HOTEL Absalon Hotel is one of the few family owned hotels in Copenhagen. We want all our guests to feel comfortable in a cozy and friendly atmosphere. The hotel is located in the heart of Copenhagen in the hip Vesterbro neighborhood – just a few minutes walk from the Meatpacking District, Tivoli Gardens and Strøget. And 2 blocks from the Central Station where the train ride is only 12 minutes from Copenhagen International Airport. The hotel reopened in 2015 after a total renovation, all 161 rooms and suites are designed in Designers Guild’s bold, warm and vibrant colors. Enjoy drinks in the bar, relax in the Lobby Lounge or play Minigolf in the courtyard. Free Wi-Fi, bike rental and CONCEPT24 (late check-out) keep the room for 24 hours at no extra cost. www.absalon-hotel.dk / [email protected]
AC HOTEL BELLA SKY COPENHAGEN AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen is an award-winning jewel in Copenhagen’s architectural crown, dominating the skyline at Ørestad. Bella Sky has received several prestigious awards including ”Best Commercial Building in Denmark” and ”Best Architecture in Europe”. The hotel’s 23 floors and 812 designer rooms make it the largest hotel in Scandinavia, and the most striking! AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen offers dining experiences, fitness, relaxation and leisure – and it’s all to be found in this flamboyant building. Why not feel ‘on top of the world’ as you enjoy a drink on the 23rd floor Sky Bar and Restaurant. www.marriott.com/cphac / [email protected]
CRUISE DESIGNATED HOTELS IN COPENHAGEN
ADINA APARTMENT HOTEL The signature of Adina is space, style, and service, and is located at one of Copenhagen’s newest harbour developments, only a few minutes walk to the famous statue of The Little Mermaid. All apartments have been designed to create an atmosphere of elegance combined with the functionality and comfort of home. The apartments feature separate lounge and dining areas, fully equipped kitchens and individual balconies. At the end of your day, return to the hotel and relax in the hotel sauna, take a dip in the indoor heated swimming pool or work out in the fully equipped fitness centre. tfehotels.com / [email protected]
COPENHAGEN ADMIRAL HOTEL Next door to royal residence Amalienborg Palace and just a short walk from Nyhavn, this imposing 200-year-old former granary warehouse is one of the largest hotels in the city, with 366 rooms — but don’t let that put you off. It may not be boutique but big can definitely be beautiful. Beyond the two cast iron canons at the entrance is a bar (great for a pre-dinner tipple), while guests retire to rooms showing off classic Danish touches such as teak furniture, low ceilings and original wooden beams. Best of all are the panoramas across the water towards the city’s shiny Opera House: a view fit for royalty. At SALT bar & restaurant, the award-winning Head Chef, Rasmus Møller Nielsen, has been a magnificent strength in creating the common thread between tradition and innovation. copenhagenadmiralhotel.com / [email protected]
COPENHAGEN MARRIOTT HOTEL Claiming the finest waterfront views in the city of Copenhagen, this spacious, air-conditioned hotel offers rooms and luxury suites right in the centre of Copenhagen. The hotel is ideally situated close to Copenhagen Central Station (København H), and the beautiful Tivoli Gardens, while being just 12 minutes from Copenhagen Airport. Restaurants include the Midtown Grill Steakhouse, as well as boasting a waterfront terrace and the cool bar and lounge, Pier 5. Fitness, recreation, and spa are a quintessential part of the Marriott experience. copenhagenmarriott.com / [email protected]
CROWNE PLAZA COPENHAGEN TOWERS Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers is one of the world’s most sustainable hotels. In the spacious rooms in the tallest building in Ørestad, you’ll wake up surrounded by Danish design and a splendid view of the city. Brasserie Storm treats you to Nordic gastronomy with a sustainable touch, and a shuttle bus takes you directly to the hotel from the airport only a few minutes away. The metro and train stations next to the hotel take you to the heart of Copenhagen, and all of its attractions, within 12 minutes. cpcopenhagen.dk / [email protected]
CRUISE DESIGNATED HOTELS IN COPENHAGEN
HOTEL SP34 One of Copenhagen’s newest and most significant boutique hotels, Hotel SP34, stands out with its beautifully designed rooms and suites, all comfortable and contemporary furnished. The top floor features loft and penthouse suites displaying a splendid skyline view of Copenhagen’s many spires and towers, private balconies, and skylight windows for top of the class luxury. The hotel is perfectly situated right between the Latin Quarter and the Copenhagen City Hall. When you step inside you will be greeted by open social spaces encompassing both reception, 3 trendy a la carte restaurants, 4 bars, rooftop terrace and a private cinema. In the evening you are invited to complimentary Wine Hour in the lobby bar. In the morning a delightful and fully organic breakfast incl. coffee is served. brochner-hotels.dk / [email protected]
RADISSON BLU ROYAL HOTEL The iconic 5-star Radisson Blu Royal Hotel is the first design hotel in the world and designed by the Danish famous designer, Arne Jacobsen. It is located right across the entrance for Tivoli and within a short walking distance to many popular tourist attractions. The hotel has 260 luxury rooms and suites that emphasizing refined unique Scandinavian design and offers breathtaking city views. The hotel offers Free high-speed Internet access and a 2000 m2 on-site fitness facilities which is free of charge for all staying guests. The crown of the hotel do you find on 20th floor, where our gourmet restaurant Alberto K, ensures an award-wining dining experience. radissonblu.com/royalhotel-copenhagen [email protected]
RADISSON BLU SCANDINAVIA HOTEL This popular four-star downtown property rises high above the city skyline and is located at trendy Islands Brygge – The best starting point for your stay in Copenhagen. Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel offers a vibrant international feeling and first-class facilities including 3 notable restaurants, 2 casual and cozy bars, Free high-speed Internet, a well-equipped in-house fitness center and the city’s only casino! This unique hotel is 26 floors high and is well-known for its 544 large and stylish rooms and suites almost all fitted with bathtubs and breathtaking views of Copenhagen.
SCANDIC COPENHAGEN At Scandic Copenhagen you are really in the midst of Copenhagen. Set in a beautiful location by the city lakes, offering amazing views from both the lake and city views rooms, the hotel is just a short walk from the main shopping street, Strøget, Tivoli Gardens and all major tourist attractions. Unwind with a drink in the lobby bar, relax in the sauna or enjoy a workout in our fitness area. Scandic Copenhagen went through a major renovation in 2012, and the 486 rooms are fully catered for by friendly staff and a full range of services are offered. Be ready for a journey of swings, mirrors, and trendy design.
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CRUISE DESIGNATED HOTELS IN COPENHAGEN
SCANDIC FRONT At Scandic Front you are in the most beautiful and historical part of Copenhagen. From here you are only a mere stroll from the Queens castle and the popular Nyhavn area with its canal side bars and restaurants. Shopping, theaters and sightseeing is just a short walk from the hotel and after a full day of exploring our beautiful Capital, you can unwind with a drink in the trendy hotel bar, enjoy a tasty evening meal in the restaurant, or get busy in our large and well equipped Fitness room. The Scandic Front is located across the canal from Copenhagen’s contemporary Opera House and has a Danish design, mixing luxury with comfort. From here you can really get in the mood for your cruise as you are located right by the water front, yet still in the very center of the city.
SCANDIC PALACE HOTEL The Scandic Palace Hotel is a historical landmark – built in 1910 this hotel offers a unique history, where royalty and celebrities from all over the world signed their acknowledgments into the famous guest book. In combination with the excellent central location near the City Hall Square, this hotel is a gem for cruise guests seeking high-end accommodation – including an Executive Floor, modern fitness facilities, a cocktail bar, and restaurant. Amenities further include Les Clefs d’Or Concierge service, free Wi-Fi, room service, international TV channels, and a variety of in-room complementary amenities. Many of the spacious bedrooms include private balcony. scandichotels.com/palacehotel / [email protected]
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TIVOLI HOTEL Extend your cruise with a stay in the enchanting Tivoli Hotel, which is conveniently located within easy reach of Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen Airport, cruise port, shopping, and all major sights. The hotel offers 679 air-conditioned rooms and suites, each with a sprinkle of the Tivoli Gardens’ magic and a sweeping view of the life and buzz of Denmark’s capital. Tivoli Hotel boasts amazing architecture and luxurious facilities including three restaurants: Tivoli Brasserie, MASH, and Sticks’N’Sushi, complimentary use of the hotel’s fitness centre and swimming pool with sauna, free Wi-Fi and Les Clef d’Or concierge service. tivolihotel.com / [email protected]
Copenhagen is the epitome of the New Nordic, where old traditions blend with new trends. This is displayed through the unique royal castles of the world’s oldest monarchy, scrumptious gourmet food, history from Viking warfare to hippie culture, ancient churches, award-winning architecture, and groundbreaking design. Sprinkle with Michelin-starred restaurants, leafy parks, colourful flowerbeds, picturesque canals, scenic 17th century waterfront Nyhavn, lined with wooden ships and eateries: Yes, Copenhagen has many adventures to offer and it is up to you to choose.
AMALIENBORG PALACE Step inside the palace and experience royal life past and present. Amalienborg’s scope stretches back 150 years and as a journey in time the rooms of the most recent kings and queens stand intact. The large garden room gives an insight into royal life and the monarchy in the 21st century. Most days it is also possible to see the Royal Reception Rooms. Check the opening hours on the website. amalienborg.dk
COPENHAGEN FOOD TOURS Explore Copenhagen on a food tour and learn about the Nordic country’s burgeoning cuisine and restaurant scene! Discover produce as fresh as the Scandinavian air and scout out the locals’ favourite eateries and market halls with an expert guide at your side. On our guided food walking tours, you will enjoy delicious fresh food brought to you in true Scandinavian style, grown in the cold North and sustainable for the planet. We combine this with intriguing stories and insights into Copenhagen’s history and food culture. copenhagen.foodtours.eu
CHRISTIANSBORG PALACE This is where presidents and kings dine with the Queen in the grandiose Great Hall (Riddersalen) - and you can visit too. The majestic hall is adorned with 11 modern stunning tapestries, portraying Danish history, in exquisite colours that will make you go “ooh!”. Christiansborg is also the seat of the Danish Parliament.
DESIGNMUSEUM DENMARK A spectacular atmosphere of standing and special exhibitons. Danish design classics like Poul Henningsen, Kaare Klint, Hans J. Wegner and Arne Jacobsen, international iconic designs, posters, prints, drawings, classic and contemporary design, and historical collections of decorative arts, fashion and textile and ceramics. designmuseum.dk/en
CRUISE DESIGNATED ATTRACTIONS IN COPENHAGEN
KRONBORG CASTLE Join the Shakespearean adventure! A short 40-minute trainride takes you to the home of Hamlet in Elsinore (Helsingør), where you can recite the words of Shakespeare as you visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kronborg Castle, poised right by the Oresound sea, between Denmark and neighbouring Sweden. This majestic castle also hosts the famous Shakespeare Festival each summer. kronborg.dk
THE MUSEUM OF NATIONAL HISTORY The Museum of National History at Frederiksborg Castle is picturesquely located on the banks of the castle lake in Hillerød just 40 minutes away from Copenhagen. The museum depicts 500 years of Danish history and the historical interiors of the museum and the splendorous rooms of the castle give a sensuous impression of changing styles and epochs. The collection of portraits is the largest and most significant in Denmark with new works continually added to the collection. dnm.dk
THE LITTLE MERMAID Inspired by the beautiful fairy tale of the Danish author Hans Christian Andersen, Edvard Eriksen created this unique sculpture of The Little Mermaid back in 1913. The fairy tale tells a story about a young mermaid, who falls in love with a prince on the mainland and trades her voice for a pair of legs. Sitting bashfully by the waterfront at Langelinie Pier, the Little Mermaid has been yearningly scouting for her prince for more than 100 years.
THE NATIONAL MUSEUM Denmark’s largest museum of cultural history, and its main domicile is a classical 18th century mansion just a stone’s throw from ”Strøget”. The museum provides free access to the history of the Danes from the first Ice Age to the hash stall from the ’free state’ of Christiania as well as an extensive collection of foreign treasures from all over the world. The permanent exhibition Danish Prehistory is an absolute ‘must-see’. Highlights like the Vikings’ gold and silver hoards, the 3400-year-old unique Sun Chariot and the bog find Egtved Girl are important keys in understanding the history of Denmark. natmus.dk
CRUISE DESIGNATED ATTRACTIONS IN COPENHAGEN
ROSENBORG CASTLE The beautiful castle is set in The King’s Garden and features 400 years of splendour including the crown jewels and royal regalia. Numerous art treasures are displayed, and among the main attractions is the Great Hall, which features the coronation throne with three silver lions standing guard. The magnificient crown jewels and royal regalia sparkle in the three treasuries beneath the castle. rosenborg.dk
TIVOLI GARDENS The flavours of Tivoli Gardens are neverending! Founded in 1843, Tivoli’s diversity is forever evolving: Savour the verdant gardens with lush lawns, amazing history, art, exotic architecture, open air music venues, crazy theme park rides, restaurants, refined ambiance, and all in a fun-loving atmosphere. Simply put, Tivoli is a fairy tale, and a new chapter is written every day. In 2016 Tivoli will be open from April 7 to September 25 during Summer. The garden will also be open from October 14 to November 6 during Halloween, and from November 17 to December 31 during Christmas. tivoli.dk
VISIT CARLSBERG - THE COPENHAGEN EXBEERIENCE EXHIBITIONS – GUIDED TOURS – BEER TASTINGS – CRAFT BREWERY – CAFÉ & BAR Visit the historical epicenter of Carlsberg – a legendary landmark, where you can use all of your senses. Here in the Carlsberg City District you can smell the ingredients, discover beautiful architecture, taste world-famous Danish beer in many styles, and get a feeling of what Carlsberg is all about. Buy the most memorable gift in the Carlsberg Brand Store and take a break – and a beer – in Jacobsen Brewhouse & Bar. Every day we offer new Carlsberg events. Our free shuttle bus will bring you to Visit Carlsberg from the city centre (Hotel Royal, Vesterbrogade 6). visitcarlsberg.com
EXPERIENCE THE CITY BY BUS OR BOAT
GRAND TOUR OF COPENHAGEN A classic guided tour through the harbour and idyllic canals where our guide will tell you about Copenhagen’s beautiful churches, castles, old listed houses, new buildings, and main sights. Departure from Gammel Strand and Nyhavn, sights include: Christiansborg Palace, the Church of Holmen, Danmarks Nationalbank, the Old Stock Exchange, the Opera house, Holmen, the Little Mermaid, Amalienborg Palace, Amaliehaven, Christianshavn, Our Saviour’s Church, the Black Diamond, and the National Museum of Denmark. stromma.dk
OPEN TOP TOURS & COPENHAGEN CITY SIGHTSEEING Enjoy main sights and match to your heart’s delight on the Hop On Hop Off sightseeing busses and boats, letting you take your own time to enjoy the delights of Copenhagen. stromma.dk
DINNER CRUISE Why not combine sightseeing and a delicious dinner on a Dinner Cruise! Enjoy the glow of a warm summer evening, relish a glass of wine, beer or fresh water. Departure every Friday from May 6 to September 30. A restful, yet exciting dinner experience! stromma.dk
WHERE TO EAT & ENJOY
HARD ROCK CAFE COPENHAGEN
Hard Rock Cafe Copenhagen is the place to visit with great food, fantastic cocktails, and amazing memorabilia. Hard Rock Cafe Copenhagen is located by the downtown shopping boulevard, just 12 minutes away from Langelinie pier and the famous Little Mermaid. The tasty menu and fast, friendly service are just parts of the Hard Rock Cafe experience. Hard Rock promotes a laid-back culture that is open and welcoming to all. Hard Rock brings you experiences that rock!
Höst is a new Nordic restaurant anno 2012. There’s no interior decoration as such. It is the raw wooden furniture, the walls finished in a myriad of calming greys and the tableware that play the leading role. A role that the food, selected according to the produce available during the Nordic seasons, of course shares and shines in. Höst offers a fixed three-course menu that you can combine with the standard wine menu or pair with the upgraded selection of wines. There is also a small à la carte menu. Höst has won three international design awards.
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LES TROIS COCHONS
Orders at this French inspired bistro are taken for a minimum of two people to share and always for three courses - served to your table in the cooking pot. The food is honest, rustic, and uncomplicated. The wine flows, this is also true for the sauce – there must always be enough! The spot where Les Trois Cochons resides was formally a butcher’s shop which still shines through, and with an entire wall adorned with small paned windows from Royal Copenhagen’s old factory, the restaurant proudly displays its respect of the city’s history.
The food at Llama is prepared with a mix of ingredients from the Latino kitchen as well as local Nordic products - balancing the kitchen between exotic inspiration and domestic traditions. After dinner, the bar is open offering all kinds of drinks and cocktails. Entering Llama under the cobblestones of Copenhagen brings you to an exotic space - dark and yet colorful - decorated with tiles in vibrant colors and dark wooden furniture. The design is spectacular and Llama has won the International Design Awards for “Interior Design of the Year” in 2015.
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WHERE TO SHOP FOR YOUR HEART’S DESIRE 1
STRØGET - THE MAIN SHOPPING STREET IN COPENHAGEN Great shopping is everywhere in Copenhagen, in grand flagship stores, exquisite boutiques across town, right on the pier, and at renowned pedestrian street Strøget. Strøget is in the heart of the city center and runs from city hall square to Kongens Nytorv. By the Stork Fountain you’ll find the restaurants and cafes and close by is the city malls, Illum and Magasin. If you walk towards Kgs. Nytorv, you will find the high-end fashion brands, exquisite jewellery, sample crafts, ceramics, art, and unique design items. Opening hours: Monday-Thursday: 10 am - 6 pm, Friday: 10 am - 7 pm, Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm.
TOWN SHOP At Town Shop you’ll find an abundance of Nordic design, Swarowski crystal, highend brands, and many eclectic and fun trinkets as well. You can visit Town Shop at Langelinie Pier, and at four other locations – fun shopping and quality items! townshopdk.com
TAX FREE SHOPPING Global Blue’s Tax Free Shopping service saves you money when you shop in over 270,000 stores across the world, as it allows you to get the tax refunded when buying goods on your trip. Spend a minimum of DKK 300, and save up to 19% of the purchase price. Claim the VAT on your purchases when you head home and leave the EU. You have to reside out of EU to be eligible for a tax refund. Tel.: (+45) 32 52 55 66 Email: [email protected]
COPENHAGEN CARD To make it all easier, why not buy a Copenhagen Card. It includes: • Free entrance to 74 museums and attractions • Unlimited transportation with bus, train, and metro • Discount on activities, cafés, and car rental • And much more...
PRICES • 24-hour card for DKK 359 (DKK 189 for children beween 10-15)
• 48-hour card for DKK 499 (DKK 249 for children between 10-15)
• 72-hour card for DKK 589 (DKK 299 for children between 10-15)
• 120-hour card for DKK 799 (DKK 399 for chidren between 10-15)
You can find the list of attractions offering free entry and places with discounts to cardholders at copenhagencard.dk
COPENHAGEN EVENTS NEW NORDIC TREATS April
TIVOLI GARDENS’ ANNUAL OPENING A very festive day, a very Danish tradition. April
BIRTHDAY OF QUEEN MARGRETHE II Thousands of Danes celebrate their Queen at Amalienborg Palace Square. See her wave from the balcony at noon.
COPENHAGEN HISTORIC GRAND PRIX ANTIQUE AUTO RACE Watch the race, and chat with the vintage car drivers! chgp.dk/en
NIGHT OF CULTURE The city’s plethora of cultural venues stay open for visits after dark. Find the secret shows, exhibitions, open-only-tonight houses and more! kulturnatten.dk/en/culture-night
August and February
THE COPENHAGEN MARATHON Watch and cheer the athletes along.
THE COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK Fashionistas brighten up the city in February and August. Showcases and glamorous parties. copenhagenfashionweek.com
MIDSUMMER’S EVE A spectacular midsummer feast with picturesque bonfire parties lining the waterfront.
HALLOWEEN IN TIVOLI Tivoli Gardens transforms itself into a spooky Halloween for the kids during daytime, and a spooky dark side, every evening at the scary area.
COPENHAGEN COOKING & FOOD FESTIVAL A feast of ‘New Nordic Gastronomy’, including ‘Nordic Taste’. Sample this amazing new culinary world! copenhagencookingfoodfestival.dk
Mid-November – December
ICE SKATING RINKS Rent a pair of skates and glide around in some of the city’s most beautiful squares and parks.
COPENHAGEN JAZZ FESTIVAL World class stars gather to jazz Copenhagen up! jazz.dk
TWINKLE, TWINKLE COPENHAGEN STAR Copenhagen is a real Christmas city and oozes of atmosphere during the Christmas months. Buildings and shops are lit by thousands of lights, Christmas markets are everywhere and cruise guests will experience a special Christmas welcoming from the city of Copenhagen! Thousands of twinkling fairy lights in Tivoli Gardens will take your breath away! Relish the famed glögg (mulled wine) or be inspired in the many Christmas booths, with everything from trinkets, delicious hot drinks and food, to great gift ideas. St. Alban’s Church, (the English Church), is open for visitors during Christmas. So come and enjoy Copenhagen at its warmest this Christmas: a season filled with unique traditions and magical experiences. P. 16
GOLDEN DAYS Popular festival showcasing the best in high-culture and history. goldendaysfestival.dk/english-please
TIVOLI GARDENS’ CHRISTMAS MARKET Visit a magical winter wonderland of fairy lights, season stalls of Yuletide crafts, and traditional Danish Christmas meals, snacks, and goodies!
FACTS ABOUT COPENHAGEN SHORT AND SWEET TOURIST INFORMATION
Copenhagen Visitor Service Vesterbrogade 4A (Opposite Tivoli Gardens) 1620 København V Email: [email protected]
Phone: +45 7022 2442 www.visitcopenhagen.com
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Copenhagen Info Frederiksberggade 23 (on Strøget near City Hall Square) 1459 København K Email: [email protected]
Phone: + 45 2819 3735 www.cphinfo.dk “The Good Experience” is the motto we follow here at our tourist information centre. Our well-trained and friendly staff will happily assist you with advice, guidance and information to ensure a pleasant stay for you while in Copenhagen. Please come and visit us!
EMERGENCIES, MEDICAL CHECK AND SURGERY Aleris Hamlet (private hospital) Gyngemose Parkvej 66, 2860 Søborg Mon-Thurs: 8am-6pm, Fri: 8am-4pm Phone: +45 3817 0700
Summer: Daytime temperatures between 17C-30C (63F-86F). Summer: Sunrise at 3:30am, sunset at 10pm.
TRANSPORTATION / GETTING AROUND Public transportation in Copenhagen runs like clockwork. The city has a joint-ticket system: The same ticket is valid on busses, Metro, and S-trains. A 2-zone city ticket costs DKK 24 and is valid for 60 minutes. TAXI
Cruise Copenhagen Network recommends Taxi 4x27. The yellow-black cars offer a high service level, and can be pre-ordered for a fixed rate, when going to the ship, hotel or airport. Naturally, you can also simply hail a taxi in the street or download our App at www.taxi.eu. All taxis accept US Dollars and Euros as payment. You can pay with all major credit cards as well (card fee: 3.25%). For pre-orders and pick-up in the airport/Cruise terminal please ask for guidelines: Email: [email protected]
Phone: +45 2727 2727 ESTIMATED TAXI FARES (depending on current exchange rates)
CPH Airport → City: DKK 270, USD 49, GBP 30, AUD 59, EUR 39. CPH Airport → Ocean Quay: DKK 420, USD 76, GBP 47, AUD 93, EUR 61. CPH Airport → Freeport: DKK 390, USD 71, GBP 44, AUD 87, EUR 56. Freeport → Copenhagen City: DKK 230, USD 42, GBP 26, AUD 52, EUR 33.
Danish. Almost all Danes speak English as their second language.
Average rates: 6 hours DKK 80, 24 hours DKK 110. Also available at many hotels.
Emergency Call: 112
Danish Krone: DKK (Nov., 2015). USD 1 = DKK 6.69 EUR 1 = DKK 7.46 GBP 1 = DKK 10.53 AUD 1 = DKK 4.91 Credit cards accepted everywhere. A few exceptions might occur e.g. at market stalls.
Vedde Turistfart Bådhavnsgade 38 2450 København SV Email: [email protected]
Phone: +45 5780 4619
DESTINATION MANAGEMENT COMPANIES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES BDP CRUISE [email protected]
+45 3345 505 bdp.dk
DMC DENMARK [email protected]
+45 3312 1200 dmcdenmark.dk
BLUE WATER SHIPPING [email protected]
+45 5336 5239 bws.dk
INTERCRUISES [email protected]
+45 7020 6213 intercruises.com
KUONI DESTINATION MANAGEMENT DMC [email protected] [email protected]
+45 3520 1327 kuoni-dmc.com MAMMEN & DRESCHER A/S [email protected]
+45 3927 4121 mammendrescher.com
SDK SHIPPING [email protected]
+45 3344 1710 sdkshipping.com SMS INTERNATIONAL SHORE OPERATIONS [email protected]
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Photo accreditation ·–––––– Nicolai Perjesi (p. 1 – cover photo) ·–––––– Nicolai Perjesi (p. 4 – Habour Bath) ·–––––– Adrian Cowo (p. 4 – Nyhavn) ·–––––– Thomas Høyrup Christensen (p. 4 – bicycle) ·–––––– Thomas Rahbek (p. 13 – Kronborg) .–––––– Rasmus Flindt (p. 13 – The Little Mermaid)