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Frihavnen

Type of Attraction
Streets & Squares, Neighborhoods
Neighborhood
Central
Interests That Apply
Architecture, Local Culture, Culinary Arts, Fashion, Photography, Shopping, History
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Limited
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Obstacles: Extended Walking Required
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Lunch
Restrooms: Not Available
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Frihavnen

Part of the Harbour of Copenhagen


Expert Pick Off The Beaten Path Must See

Address:
Langelinievej
Copenhagen, 2100

Description

Frihavnen forms the outer part of the Copenhagen Harbour. Way back, the biggest ships docked in at Frihavnen before setting out on long voyages to Port Said and the East. After having finished the day's work, men living in Copenhagen went to Frihavnen on their bikes in order to take part in the adventure, maybe catch a hawser and tie it to a bollard. Today Frihavnen has become a fashionable area, with cafés and expensive shops. Now it is mostly cruisers and a few war ships that dock at Frihavnen.






Times & Dates

Open Hours: 24 hrs, daily
Visit Time: 30min-1.5hr
Best Time to Visit: The summertime is the best time to visit.
Why Best: Places are open longer hours in order to serve cruise ship passengers.
Average Wait Time: 0-15min
Price: Free

Exposure

Outdoor with some covering.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Nearest Train or Bus: Østerport Station
Best Modes of Transportation: Bus Walking
Notes: The nearest train station is Østerport, and from there you can walk to the quayside in approximately 15 minutes. Alternatively, bus no. 26 from Copenhagen Main Railway Station destination Færgehavn Nord goes directly to Langeliniekajen (Langelinie Quay).
Parking Availability: Limited


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