Snapshot: Copenhagen & the Best of Denmark

Snapshot: Copenhagen & the Best of Denmark
  • Just what you need for the best of Denmark
  • Rick's picks for sights, eating, sleeping
  • Great self-guided walks and tours
  • Tips for connecting each stop by train or car
  • Easy-to-read maps

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What's Included

Rick Steves Snapshot: Copenhagen & the Best of Denmark contains all the complete chapters on this inviting country, excerpted from Rick's full-length Scandinavia guidebook — and leaves out the chapters on other Scandinavian destinations. So if all you want is the best of Denmark, this compact Snapshot guide delivers everything you'll need to know — for about half the price and half the bulk.

Inside you'll find in-depth, Rick-tested information on the best sights, hotels, and restaurants for:

  • Copenhagen
    • Including self-guided "Copenhagen City" walk and tours of the National Museum, Rosenborg Castle, and Christiania
  • Sights Near Copenhagen
    • Roskilde (including self-guided tour of Roskilde Cathedral)
    • Fredriksborg and Kronborg castles
    • Louisiana modern-art museum
  • Central Denmark
    • Ærø (including self-guided Ærøskøbing town walk and island bike ride/car tour)
    • Odense
  • Jutland
    • Aarhus (including self-guided city walk)
    • Legoland
    • Jelling
  • And More
    • Transportation tips for connecting each stop by car, train, or boat
    • Sidebars on Denmark's history, culture, and cuisine
    • Handy Danish survival phrases
    • Basic tips on managing money, communicating, reserving rooms, handling emergencies, and other helpful hints

Product Details

Author(s): Rick Steves
Dimensions: 8" x 4 ½" x ½"
Weight: 8 oz
Pages: 188
Publication date: August 2021 (excerpted from Rick Steves Scandinavia, 16th edition)
Next edition arrives: November 2024

Is This the Right Book for Me?

Should I get this Snapshot guide in addition to Rick's Scandinavia guidebook?

Nope! Our Snapshot guides are simply excerpted chapters from our full-length guidebooks. Snapshot: Copenhagen & the Best of Denmark covers the exact same topics as the Denmark chapters of Rick Steves Scandinavia — the same hotels, same restaurants, same sightseeing information, same everything.

Updates and Feedback

Latest updates: When we learn of critical changes to the information in our guidebooks on Denmark, we post them. (Of course, it's still smart to reconfirm critical transportation and sightseeing details locally.) Armed with a Rick Steves guidebook and these late-breaking updates, you're set for a great trip!

Submit feedback: Once you've used this book in Europe, we'd love to hear your feedback — good or bad — about our advice on sights, hotels, restaurants, and travel tips. We're also interested in any tips or discoveries you made while in Europe. Your comments help us improve our guidebooks for future travelers.