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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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This area is pretty, to be sure, but a bit crowded, and not nice enough to merit spending much time here. There are a few nice outdoor cafes, but there's really not enough space or a view to merit sitting and hanging around here for...More

Thank Kunal K
Reviewed today

One of the most beautiful cities I have visited. We walked the hole length of the pedestrianized shopping street and also went on a boat cruise. Highly recommend the boat cruise. Commentary was in English and it took you you the naval place, Michelin restaurants,...More

Thank BuzzTwo
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Nice street along the canal. Boat tours go to the bottom and you can jump on with a hop on and off bus and boat ticket. Lots of shops further in. Extremely busy.

Thank Lisa T
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No visit to Copenhagen would be complete without a visit to this colourful and vibrant area. There are several cafes and a canal tour can be taken from this iconic location.

Thank Don M
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I was on my way to Poland and decided to make a quick stopover in Copenhagen. I am a photographer and it had always been on my bucket list. It is a brightly colored city with tons of photo ops. I thoroughly enjoyed just walking...More

Thank picturelady57
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make sure you have plenty of time when you visit this place. The buildings talk to you and soon you run out of time. The cafes by the side treat you with fabulous sea food. This is one of the places where you can sit...More

Thank Sunil W
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Nyhavn, would now be concidered an old harbour. It is quite touristic, but anyway, it is nice to go there and have a drink and take some pictures. It is easy to integrate this spot in a walking tour, especcially if you want to see...More

Thank Margrieta2013
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Such an overload to the eyes!! such colour shape and form...awesome...im sure everyone who visits Copenhagen come here, but if you don't you have missed a gem.

Thank DRC007
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Whilst in Copenhagen recently I managed to get to Nyhavn, this place is beautiful. Lots of places to eat and drink and plenty of touristy shops to check out. Always busy but there are plenty of places to stop and get that typical tourist picture....More

Thank markbob917
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Great place for food, sitting in a cafe for a drink, excellent people watching. Very lively and fun. Colorful and great for photos.

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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