For those who are currently heartbreaking because Prince Harry is no longer single and available perhaps visiting Copenhagen could cheer you up a bit. It is because perhaps England is too much for you, how about you meet Prince Harry and his new American girlfriend? Your heart is going to be broken all over again. So, Copenhagen it is where you could heal your wound by experiencing the royalty life both the past and present. Besides that, Copenhagen is where you should go for a modern fairy tale with a happily ever after ending and you would never know, a cute prince charming is probably just around the corner.
To start your fairy tale journey, below is some charming castles and palaces you should visit while you are in Copenhagen.
- Rosenborg Castle
You don’t have to be a royal if you want to experience the royalty because when you enter the Knight’s Hall in Rosenborg Castle you will step to a time machine and be brought back to the early 17th century where the most Scandinavian Kings, Christian IV was on the throne.
- Amalienborg Palace
Amalienborg Palace is perhaps the must visit palace in Copenhagen because it is where the royal family is residing until know. Visit the museum to learn about their past history and explore the palace to learn about their life today.
- Christiansborg Palace
It used to be the place where the royal family lived but now it is used by Danish Parliament. Located in a tiny island make this palace is not only a natural wonder but also a historical beauty.
- The Hermitage
Well, when talking about royalty and then hunting trip is one of the interesting topic. The Hermitage is a hunting lodge located in the North of Copenhagen. Though the architecture design is probably the simplest among the others but don’t miss the vibe because perhaps here, you are destined to meet a handsome prince in a white horse with a bow. Keep hoping though.
- Kronborg Castle
Who doesn’t love the famous Danish Prince in Hamlet by Shakespeare? If you are one of the fans, Kronborg Castle is the number one place you should visit. If you are visiting Copenhagen in summer, making sure to save your date to watch Hamlet in a open air stage.
- Frederiksborg Castle
The combination of lake, tiny island and surrounding by beautiful garden are the reasons why Frederiksborb Castle is must on your visit list. The beautiful architecture is enough to take your breath. In the same castle you are also able to visit The Museum of National History.
- Frederiksberg Palace
Unlike Fredriksborg Castle which is located in tiny island surrounding by lakes and beautiful garden, Frederiksberg Palace is located in the top of Frederiksberg Hill.
- Fredensborg Palace
What so amazing about this palace compared to the other? Well, the most impressive part of this palace is the garden though the architectural design of the palace is the reasons why this palace is mostly used for important events.
Copenhagen is one of the cities you must visit in Europe in any season but for the best experience perhaps summer is the time since there are going to be a lot of gardens you should visit and the best time to enjoy the beautiful scenery surrounding the castles and the palaces. Besides that experience the modern life of Danish people is much easier to be done during summer like riding the bike and discover the harbor circle, visit the Little Mermaid statue, enjoy the sun in one of the many gardens, took a boat tours for city sightseeing and end your summer night by having dinner in one of the restaurant and cafe by the canal in Nyhavn.