As the temperature rises we are getting excited to start hanging out in parks and gardens again. All you need is a picnic blanket, some food and friends – et voilà! – best day ever. We gathered our top three best green parks and gardens in Copenhagen, where you can kick back and relax in the sun!
1. Frederiksbergs Gardens
Frederiksbergs Gardens, located in Frederiksberg city district, is one of the largest parks in Copenhagen. Together with Søndermarken it takes up 64 hectares of green spaces. The park is designed in English style and makes a romantic landscape garden. If you go for a stroll in the big garden you’ll find a waterfall, buildings in Chinese and Swiss-style and an apsis temple. There’s much to see, so take your time!
2. Kongens Have
Located by the picturesque little castle of Rosenborg lies The King’s Gardens (Kongens Have). This park is big enough for locals and tourists to chill out in, springtime, summertime and even during the autumn. The closeness to the city center is perfect if you want to rest after exploring.
3. Botanical Gardens
Combine your picnic with a stroll among flowers and plants! The Botanical Gardens of Copenhagen is on our general top list of things to do in Copenhagen overall; this gigantic botanical gardens is way too cool with it’s 13,000+ species. The fact that it’s 1. for free and 2. has lots of places to sit down and relax is what makes it do great. Here you can relax surrounded by flowers and gardeners. Mmmm-hmm!