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Copenhagen Tops Lonely Planet's Best in Travel

Lonely Planet has chosen Copenhagen as the #1 city in the world to visit in 2019. And while we may be a bit biased, we can see why! Copenhagen has so much to offer visitors: a revolutionary food scene, innovative design, an inviting culture that values work-life balance and the environment, and plenty of excellent activities no matter the time of year. Read below about the many reasons why Copenhagen is the world’s Best in Travel. 

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Copenhagen Tops Lonely Planet's Best in Travel

Let Lonely Planet take you on an exciting tour of the city and what it has to offer. 

Copenhagen - Wonderful Copenhagen

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Copenhagen has so much to offer and is now the winner of Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2019!

Host - Chris Tonnensen


Learn why Copenhagen is so renowned for its gastronomic efforts, from New Nordic to street food to Danish classics. 

Design & Architecture

From Danish furniture to iconic buildings, Denmark continues to produce world-renowned design classics. 

Winter in Copenhagen - VisitCopenhagen

Winter Hygge

Winter in Denmark is peak hygge season: a time for Christmas cheer and great company- and don't forget Tivoli's new winter season. 

Kayak Bar in Copenhagen - VisitCopenhagen

Culture & Sustainability

Denmark is often cited for its social values, sustainability, and work-life balance. It's how we like to live and we love to share it with you!