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Guide to Christmas and New Year's in Copenhagen

photo_by: Erik Hageman

Christmas in Copenhagen embodies the concept of hygge. It's a time where locals and visitors enjoy themselves in good company and end their Christmas shopping with the mandatory warm cup of gløgg. If you're here on New Year's Eve, fantastic restaurants offer plenty of options to celebrate.

Not only Christmas creates cozy vibes in Copenhagen. Check our guide to the winter season.

Ice skating in Copenhagen

Another fun activity in the December winter wonderland in Copenhagen is ice skating. Here's a few of our favourite places where you can show what you've got. 

Get a taste of the Copenhagen Christmas spirit

Here's a glimpse of what Christmas in Copenhagen is like.

A couple more Copenhagen Christmas tips before you go

Get our editorial staff's 5 personal favourites to Copenhagen in December, or go shower yourself in glistening Christmas lights.