Explore The Beauty Of Copenhagen By Visiting Here Just Once

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and it is located on the Zealand and Amager coastal islands. The city is connected to Malmo in southern Sweden, which again a wonderful place to visit by the Öresund Bridge. Indre By is the historic center of the city and it contains Frederiksstaden, which was the rococo district during 18th-century. Copenhagen has a huge historical, cultural and architectural importance and thus, witness tourists visit all round the year.

Some of the amusements of Copenhagen are

  • Tivoli Gardens

This is the top visited place in Copenhagen. Basically, it is an amusement park as well as a pleasure garden. This park is famous all over the world because of the reason that it is the second-oldest operating amusement park in the world. It was opened on 15 August 1843 and it is operational from that time only.

  • The Little Mermaid

This is a bronze statue made by Edvard Eriksen and it depicts a mermaid. The wonderful and famous sculpture is displayed on a rock at the Langelinie promenade by the waterside. The height of sculpture is about 1.25 meters and its weight is 175 kilograms.

  • Amalienborg

Amalienborg is another attraction of Copenhagen. It is the home of the Danish royal family. Tourists come here to witness the world class architecture of Amalienborg. It consists of four palace façades that are identical and has rococo interiors around an octagonal courtyard.

  • Rosenborg Castle

It is a Renaissance castle, it was built originally as a country summerhouse in the year 1606 and is the live example of Christian IV’s

  • Nyhavn

It is the 17th-century waterfront, and it is the entertainment and canal district in Copenhagen

  • The Rundetaarn

This is a tower that belongs to 17th-century. It is also the architect of Christian IV and it was built as an astronomical observatory

  • Frederik’s Church

This is the church, which has the true aesthetic and it is popularly known as The Marble Church. This name has been given to it because of its rococo architecture. This is an Evangelical Lutheran

  • The NY Carlsberg Glyptotek

For people who love museums, this is a wonderful place. This is an art museum. The collection here is the personal collection of Carl Jacobsen.

If Ever in Switzerland, be sure to visit Lucerne

Among the different cities that you could choose to see in Switzerland, Lucerne will surely figure top of your list. It is known to be the capital of Lucerne district and is a populous town located in the center of Switzerland. It is known to be a center for culture, media, transportation and economics of the region. The city is located by Lake Lucerne, hence the name. Due to the river Reuss that outflows from this lake as well as the Rigi and Pilatus mounts of the Swiss Alps that can be seen here, Lucerne, not only has breathtaking scenes but also offers several landmark places to visit.

As per the history of the region the German Alemannic people inhabited this area whose religion and culture is still evident in the historic landmarks preserved around town. Among the several places to visit here, mount Pilatus is a common destination for tourists here. One can enjoy mountain climbing, sledding and hiking activities here as well as enjoy the mountainous scenery here.

Lake Lucerne is the next stop which is the fourth largest lake in this country. There are several bends and arms of the lake to discover and the scenes by the lake change as per the seasons during the year.  

Kapellbrucke is an iconic winding bridge here that is a must to discover by tourists here. The bridge is lined with 17th century art which line the roof of the grand stone water tower that stands by this wooden bridge.

Lion Monument is another place here to visit which has carvings made on a rock surface that is dedicated to the war heroes of the seventies.

Rigi is another popular mountain resort to visit. Known as a mountain massif, it is surrounded by water bodies like Lake Zug and Lake Lucerne.

These are some of the several places that you will enjoy visiting when you are in Lucerne.