Denmark

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Travel Info

Travel info

Tourism

Tourists in Denmark consist mainly of people from neighboring countries, especially Germany, followed by Sweden, Norway, and the Netherlands.

Visas

Not required for EU citizens.

Visas for Denmark are not required for citizens of US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand  for stays of up to 90 days.

For more information visit www.nyidanmark.dk

Major cities

Aalborg, Århus, Horsens, København (Copenhagen) ect.

Top 10 tourist attractions

  • Jelling Runic Stones
  • Roskilde Cathedral
  • Helsingor Kronborg
  • Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland, Denmark
  • Copenhagen
  • Frederiksborg Slot (famous Renaissance castle in Denmark), Hillerod, Denmark
  • Arhus
  • Roskilde
  • Skagen
  • Bornholm

Activities

Denmark has many sandy beaches which attract mainly German tourists. Swedish and Norwegian tourists often come to visit the relatively lively city of Copenhagen while many young Scandinavians come for Denmark's cheap and readily accessible beer, wines and spirits.

Surface

Denmark is a very flat country with their highest point being Møllehøj, at 170.86 metres (560.56 ft).

Climate

The mean temperature in February, the coldest month, is 0° C (32° F ), and in July, the warmest, 17° C (63° F ).

Taxes

Standard Rate 25%. Reduced Rate – non.

Public holidays

  • 1 January – New Year's Day
  • 21 April - Maundy Thursday
  • 24 April – Easter
  • 20 May - Common Prayer Day
  • 2 June – Ascension
  • 5 June - Constitution Day
  • 13 June - Whit Monday
  • 25 December - Christmas Day

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Source: www.wikipedia.org