Multiple airlines, including United and Lufthansa, offer one-stop flights from Washington Dulles to Copenhagen.
Hotels in Copenhagen can be expensive. Airbnb offers hundreds of places to stay for a fraction of the price. We rented a lovely, light-filled loft, with a full kitchen, in the Christianshavn neighborhood for about $158 a night, fees included.
Peder Skrams Gade 24
Centrally located near some of Copenhagen’s finest restaurants, not to mention the Nyhavn entertainment district. Two twin beds start at around $245.
Housed in an industrial space that recalls Copenhagen’s rich shipping history. A six-course tasting menu starts around $105.
Skt. Peders Straede 24A
Innovative restaurant in Copenhagen’s Latin Quarter offering an ever-changing menu heavy on clever offal preparations. A four-course menu starts around $68, with supplemental courses and snacks from $7 to $14 each.
Kongens Nytorv 8
Chef Bo Bech departs from many high-end restaurants by allowing diners to order a la carte at his moody establishment near a popular public square. Dishes range from $12 for a mushroom soup to $36 for lobster with pineapple and vanilla.
More than 60 vendors can be found here, selling items including Danish pastries, duck confit sandwiches and pour-overs from the Coffee Collective, one of the world’s top roasters.
Dine With the Danes
Private service pairs visitors with a Danish family for a home-cooked meal and an evening of cultural exchange. About $77 per person. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance for a reservation.