Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #17 in Copenhagen, Denmark


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 3.7 km
Ascend 38 m
Descend 37 m

Experience Copenhagen in Denmark in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in CopenhagenIndividual Sights in Copenhagen

Sight 1: Faste Batteri

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Faste Batteri

Fixed Battery was a military installation at Islands Brygge in the northern part of Amager. The installation was built in 1765-1770, as a training ground for the defense. The construction was not part of Copenhagen's fortifications. At the time of construction, the plant was located on the coast.

Wikipedia: Faste Batteri (DA)

759 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 2: Hans Tausens Kirke

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Hans Tausens Kirke

Hans Tausen's Church is a Church of Denmark parish church in the Islands Brygge neighbourhood of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is named after Hans Tausen, the leading theologian of the Danish Reformation.

Wikipedia: Hans Tausen's Church (EN)

263 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Havneparken

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Havneparken is a public park located directly on the waterfront in the district of Islands Brygge in central Copenhagen, Denmark. It is one of the most lively and popular places along the Copenhagen harbourfront. Located in a former dockland area, the park has retained a number of features from the area's industrial past, including disused railway tracks and an abandoned railway car used as an exhibition space, while am old ship hull turned upside-down serves as an idiosyncratic bandstand and pavilion. The park is also the location of the Islands Brygge Cultural Centre and the Islands Brygge Harbour Bath.

Wikipedia: Havneparken (EN)

1822 meters / 22 minutes

Sight 4: DieselHouse

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DieselHouse is an interactive exhibition on diesel technology located on the grounds of the still operating H. C. Ørsted Power Station in the South Docklands of Copenhagen, Denmark. The exhibition is centred on a gigantic decommissioned Burmeister & Wain diesel engine which was the world's largest for more than 30 years.

Wikipedia: DieselHouse (EN), Website

883 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 5: Københavns Godsbanevandtårn

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Copenhagen's Godsbane Water Tower consists of two towers built in 1901 and 1907 respectively. The small tower, with a pyramid roof, was built at the same time as the freight station facility and has a capacity of 65 m3 and the tall tower, with a pitched roof, has a capacity of 200 m3. The two towers are connected by an intermediate building.

Wikipedia: Københavns Godsbanevandtårn (DA)


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