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Aarhus 0 clinics

Odense 0 clinics

Aalborg 0 clinics

About Denmark

Frequently ranked as one of the top three happiest countries in the world, Denmark is a prosperous country with a high level of gender equality, low crime rates, and strong social benefits. With rolling hills, beech forests, thatched-roof farmhouses, whitewashed churches, and medieval Viking charm, Denmark is also noted for its high-quality healthcare. The country is currently the fastest-growing medical tourism destination in Scandinavia that boasts advanced medical technology, as well as skilled and attentive medical professionals.

Popular Cities and Regions in Denmark

The capital of Denmark, Copenhagen, has a relaxed atmosphere more typical of a small town than a capital city. It is home to cutting-edge design, awe-inspiring architecture, and some of the best restaurants in the world. Tivoli Gardens, the National Museum of Denmark, Christiansborg Palace, the National Gallery of Denmark, and Nyhavn Harbor are some of the attractions in the city that tourists should not miss. The second-largest city in Denmark in Aarhus. It is popular for its art and culture, and it houses numerous interesting museums and galleries. It is also home to unique amusement parks, such as the Tivoli Friheden and Legoland. 

Transport in Denmark

Copenhagen Airport is the main international airport where most international visitors fly into. It serves both domestic flights to many regions around the country and international flights to numerous cities across the globe. Since public transport in Demark is fast and convenient, it is easy to get around the country. There is a large network of railway lines connecting virtually every hamlet with Copenhagen, while buses take passengers not served by the train. Inside larger cities, the public transportation system is modern and features extensive bus routes, metro lines, and the train network. Taxis are plentiful as well, but they tend to be expensive.

Visas in Denmark

EU citizens can travel to Denmark without a visa and citizens of other countries who already obtained the Schengen Visa do not need to apply for a Denmark visa. However, those who enter Denmark from a country outside the Schengen area, as well as some nationalities not listed in the visa-free agreement, need to obtain a visa before visiting. Find the requirements to apply for a visa at the Danish Immigration Service’s website.

Weather in Denmark

There are four seasons in Denmark: summer, autumn, winter, and spring. Summer, from May to September, has long and sunny days. Starting from late September, autumn comes and brings cooler temperatures. Winter starts in December, characterized by cold and short days, with minimal daylight. Spring is neither cold nor hot. It has perfect weather, making it the most popular season to visit the country.

Additional Info
  1. Local Currency: Danish Krone (DKK) is the official currency and the exchange rate from 1 USD is around 6.3 DKK. While some shops, hotels, and restaurants accept payment in both Danish Krone and Euros, the majority of places do not accept Euros. 
  2. Money & Payments: ATMs are widespread, especially in bigger cities. Credit cards can be used in most shops, hotels, and restaurants. Tipping is not accepted. 
  3. Local Language: The official language is Danish, and Faroese and Greenlandic are officially recognized by the government. Many people in the country can speak English and German as well.
  4. Local Culture and Religion: Most of Denmark’s population identifies as Christian. The rest of the population practices Buddhism, Judaism, and Islam.
  5. Public holidays: Christmas is celebrated for three days in Denmark and it is one of the most important public holidays. Other important holidays include Fastelavn, New Year’s Day, Maunday Thursday, and Epiphany (Twelfth Night).