When the weather’s good, it’s well worth forking out on a city tour to familiarize yourself with Copenhagen. There are hop-on/hop-off open-top bus tours around the key city sights (195kr; stromma.dk) and also Netto Boats
(daily late March–Oct 9.40am–8pm; 40kr; havnerundfart.dk) operating hour-long canal and harbour boat tours past the old stock exchange (not open to the public), the island of Holmen and the Little Mermaid, leaving regularly from Nyhavn.

For bike enthusiasts, the best option is Bike Mike (daily 10.30am, plus April–Oct Wed & Sat 2.30pm; 299kr for 3hr including bike rental; T26 39 56 88), with themed cycle tours departing from Sankt Peders Stræde 47 in the Latin Quarter.

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