Discover the city's rich heritage by strolling along Nyhavn, a picturesque canal lined by brightly colored townhouses, cafes, restaurants, and bars. Built in the 17th century, this New Harbor (as its name roughly translates), long attracted mostly rambunctious sailors and Bohemian writers. Hans Christian Andersen, who spent most of his life in this district, resided in houses numbered 18, 20, and 67 at various times. Today, the canal area attracts mostly tourists who come here from around the world in search of traditionally prepared herring dishes and the city's famous foaming beers. Don a pair of comfortable shoes, and start your tour at house number 9, the area's oldest building, constructed in 1681. You can plan Copenhagen trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
Tours to Nyhavn
$38 BOOK WITH VIATOR Copenhagen Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Copenhagen Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
$69 BOOK WITH VIATOR Copenhagen Shore Excursion: Panoramic City Tour with Harbor Cruise
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
$73 BOOK WITH VIATOR Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of Copenhagen Private Tour
Duration: 3 hours
A visit in Copenhagen is incomplete without spending time at Nyhavn. Lined with colourfully painted townhouses, wooden ships, modern boats, musicians and lots of bars and restaurants.... it has a... more »
Absolutely beautiful harbor, especially when the sun is hitting it just right. I was expecting to be underwhelmed here but it truly is a beauty! more »
Very pretty. Colorful houses, many cafés, shops and restaurant. All of these are hugely overpriced, of course.
Awesome place. Would love to go back to this city.
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