Guide to Copenhagen's Sydhavnen area

Area guide: Authentic Sydhavnen

Foto: Daniel Rasmussen

Sydhavnen is a less trodden path in Copenhagen and a neighbourhood that mixes nature, an architectural boom and authentic harbour-side living on the edge of the city.

Nature meets city in Copenhagen's Sydhavnen area

Sydhavnstippen in Copenhagen's Sydhavn neighbourhood is a vast green area where alpacas roam and nature meets city. Foto:Wonderful Copenhagen

Head south along the Copenhagen harbour and you’ll find yourself in Sydhavnen, one of the new, upcoming neighbourhoods on the Copenhagen map. This former fishing area is experiencing an architectural boom and should be your go-to-place for waterside experiences off the beaten track – and for visiting the city’s fluffy ambassadors.