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Copenhagen's Nyhaven, or "New Harbor," is actually steeped in a long heritage. Colorful buildings line the canal and hint at a history of small-vessel traffic. Like many ports, this strip has a salty history, rich with sailors, drinking and literary...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Nyhavn 1-71 | Kobenhavn K, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
+45 33 15 15 66
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice old Port area turned into a touristy place with nice and cozy bats and restaurants. Quite expansive but nice to see

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ronanb349
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The first time I went to Nyhavn was in the evening and was not able to see the colours on the buildings. I had to go back again during the day to understand the beauty of the surrounding. But the bars and cafes in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank triciasim
Reviewed yesterday

Long street with lots coloured houses .. well worth a visit. The canal running along side makes it even better

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mandy D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whenever Copenhagen is depicted to the rest of the world, it would most likely be represented by the delightfully colorful row of Nyhavn’s buildings lining its narrow canal. This place is simply beautiful, which means you do not need to be a professional photographer to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HerbertC249
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a lovely place to be at. I never grew tired of visiting this place day, afternoon and night while we were at Copenhagen. Lovely to have a leisurely walk until the theater and surrounding areas. The colorful houses and restaurants and sparkling canal with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cristinagR8675MA
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am so pleased this is near my hotel as I don't Think I will tire of walking and exploring the roads of Nyhaven. So pretty with Christmas lights and little cabins selling food, Fri is and some gifts. Great selection of places to eat...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GlamNik7
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great meal here a smorgasbord yum the area is a buz with atmosphere a must if going to copenhagen

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 649colinr
Reviewed yesterday

It's a very nice spot to take pictures (especially for instagram people). Nothing much to do there though but it's really nice to see. The harbor, the colorful houses and the restaurants create a unique spot. If you also walk around, you'll find some cool...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank charbs1
Reviewed yesterday

This is the most amazing place all year round. Great food and local markets. But at Christmas time it becomes magical. Don’t even think about it. Just go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TJP1967
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amaizing place to have a walk with family, enjoy the view the street food, everything is great here.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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11 September 2018|
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Response from NIRunaway | Reviewed this property |
To include canal trip and hop on, hop off bus and have a meal probably deserves a full day
11 August 2018|
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11 August 2018|
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Response from sudheer_acs | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes its free there is boating tour which is of course paid