With a thriving food and beverage scene, world-class museums and galleries, and a bustling nightlife, there is always something new to experience in Copenhagen.
The Copenhagen way
Explore and take part in the Copenhagen lifestyle, where easygoing Copenhageners create a friendly atmosphere. Where innovative gastronomic endeavours meet traditional Danish cuisine. Where sustainable efforts are turned into opportunities to enhance the quality of urban outdoor life. That’s the Copenhagen Way of living.
The currency in Denmark in Danish Kroner (DKK). One krone is divided into 100 Øre.
If you are carrying more than EUR 10,000, when travelling in or out of Denmark, you have to declare it to SKAT. This applies regardless of whether you travel to and from another EU member state or a non-EU member state.
Most places accept Euros, while some accept American Dollars, Norwegian- and Swedish Kroner, but please note that the exchange rate is not to your benefit.
Danish prices include 25% Value Added Tax (VAT). It is refundable to persons who are non-EU residents and who are travelling to a non-EU destination. Tax-free shopping is possible in many major shops and department stores in Copenhagen
In Copenhagen, the mother tongue is Danish, which is closely related to both Swedish and Norwegian. In general Danes speak English extremely well, and some even German and French.