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Christiania, Copenhagen

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Breathe in some fresh air at Christiania, a car-free neighborhood of free-spirited Copenhagen. Home to about 800 permanent residents, this district covers approximately 35 hectares (84 acres) and functions as a self-governing community. Famous for its relaxed atmosphere and brightly colored houses, the area attracts nonconformists from around the world with its collective workshops and communal living. Venture farther away from the neighborhood's famous main street to discover a world of green gardens, beer halls, music venues, and gift shops. Although you cannot drive into the neighborhood itself, you can leave your car just outside it and join a guided walking tour at the main entrance. Plan your Christiania visit and explore what else you can see and do in Copenhagen using our Copenhagen online travel route planner.
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  • We went for the street art after hearing about it and seeing it on a few music videos, the artwork is amazing in areas! We went with our child and it is not well signed posted (like I thought it...  more »
  • Original place with original people. I did not go here to do the drugs, but having heard about this place for years it was a must to visit. was there in the evening when it was dark and quite poorly....  more »

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