Book well in advance if you wish to stay during the Roskilde Festival (w www.roskilde-festival.dk), one of the largest open-air music festivals in Europe, attracting almost 100,000 people annually. Tickets go on sale in December and tend to sell out quickly. The festival usually takes place in early July and there’s a special free campsite beside the festival site, to which shuttle buses run from the train station every few minutes.

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