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Denmark is a country located in Northern Europe. It was founded in 12500 BC.
Denmark Travel Guide
This local travel guide below will provide you with travel information & tips to plan your trip to Denmark and find the best things to see, do and experience in Denmark even before you arrive here.
History [Founded in 12500 BC] • Capital [Copenhagen] • Government [Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy] • Currency [Danish Krone (DKK)] • Language [Danish] • Religion [Evangelical Lutheran, Non-religious, other Protestant and Roman Catholic, Muslim] • Electricity [230V/50Hz (European plug)] • Time Zone [230V/50Hz (European plug)] • Country Code [+45] • Internet TLD [.dk] • Emergencies [Dial 112]
Events, Festivals and Holiday
– New Year’s Day, January 1, Fri
– Maundy Thursday, March 24, Thu
– Good Friday, March 25, Fri
– Easter Monday, March 28, Mon
– General Prayer Day, April 22, Fri
– Labor Day, May 1, Sun
– Ascension Day, May 5, Thu
– Whit Monday, May 16, Mon
– Constitution Day, June 5, Sun
– Christmas Eve Day, December 24, Sat
– Christmas Day, December 25, Sun
Restaurant – No tipping expected.
Tour Guide – No tipping expected.
Hotel – No tipping expected.
Taxi Driver – No tipping expected.
Spas – No tipping expected.
Money & Duty Free
Danish Krone: DKK with symbol : kr = 100 øre
Denmark Notes denominations(kr): 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000
Denmark Coins denominations(kr): 1, 2, 5, 10, 20
Denmark Coins denominations(øre): 50
MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club, Visa are widely accepted in hotels, shops and restaurants. It is advisable to have more smaller US dollar notes for easy spending as locals prefer dollars.
ATMs are available in major towns and cities and accept cards from overseas banks such as MasterCard, Visa, Cirrus, Plus, Maestro.
Widely accepted. In Euros, Pounds Sterling or US Dollars.