Christmas in Denmark

Feel the sense of true Danish "hygge" this Christmas; a season steeped in unique traditions and magical experiences. Just as the weather begins to cool down, the festive spirit heats up and Denmark glows with Christmas markets and Danish celebrations, both indoors and out.

Browse these guides on Denmark's best Christmas markets, be inspired on where to do your Christmas shopping or how you can get a taste of those delicious Danish Christmas treats!

Christmas in Tivoli

Tivoli becomes transformed over Christmas into a fairytale-like land of lights, sounds and magical experiences for all the family.

Danish Christmas calendar

Danish Christmas traditions

Danish Christmas traditions include getting your presents on Christmas Eve, eating duck and having rice pudding for dessert. 
Read on to get to know what makes the Danish Christmas so special.  

Christmas in Denmark

Christmas around Denmark

The whole of Denmark gets into the festive spirit this time of year. Visit the Danish regional tourist offices and get inspiration for your Christmas visit.

Snow covered Nyhavn in Copenhagen

Experience Danish Hygge in Copenhagen

A Winter city break has its own unique charm to it. Get under the skin of Danish hygge with a stay in cosy Copenhagen

Danish Christmas food

Christmas eats

The Danes love eating. Christmas time is no different!