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Kastellet

Address: Center of Churchill Park, Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone Number: 45 33 11 22 33
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Ranked #30 of 190 Attractions in Copenhagen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Castles, Historic Sites, Landmarks
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Castles, Historic Sites, Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Denmark
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108 reviews 108 reviews
49 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Walking the old and refurbished defence line of Copenhagen is both historical and very peaceful. Weather you ar jogging, picnicking, strolling or playing with your kids, this si a great place to go. You never imagine how peaceful a military area can be.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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66 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Next to the water on a prime location gives you the chance to walk, run, have a picnic, take your dog for a stroll or just enjoy the views. A very unique star shaped fort that has a little for everybody. Even a windmill and beautiful swans.

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New York City, New York
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This is a very nice park for a stroll. Despite its historical origins (which are hard to see since you are walking along its walls), this is a nice area which locals use to exercise. Enjoy some beautiful views of the city from the walls. This is very close to the statue of the little mermaid.

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Tel Aviv
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We came to the park early in the morning and it was a lovely walk. Very good place for a romantic break away or for a walk with the kids.

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Budapest, Hungary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Perfect place for a sunday walk in nice weather. I've never seen grass this green before in my life. A very romantic spot, don't miss it.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Short walking distance from the Little Mermaid, and a quick escape from the hustle bustle of Copenhagen. This park is perfect for a morning run or just a simple stroll.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We visited early in the morning as we wanted to beat the crowds! It is a lovely walk through the park and a nice view down to the little mermaid. The base itself is also impressive.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The whole area has lovely gardens and is down by the water. Plenty to see. Restaurants and bars too. The army has their headquarters there and we were there for the 400 year celebrations. They had an Open Day, so we had a chance to wander around - it was like stepping back in time with the old buildings and... More 

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singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Kastellet makes for a very interesting walk. Walking on the rampart, you get a real idea of its star shape. It's just a really lovely place to take in the surrounding area and people watch, lots of joggers, dog walkers, etc. You are supposed to keep off the grass but the weird thing is there was an exhibition in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Just had money taken from purse in my backpack, and here's how they did it. My husband and I were walking through the wooded gardens just at the main enterance to the Kastellet, when suddenly we both felt that a bird had flown over and pooped all over us. As we stopped to see what had happened, 2 women of... More 

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