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Churchillparken, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Churchillparken, Copenhagen, Denmark
Inner Oesterbro
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Reviewed yesterday

After the disappointment at seeing the somewhat insignificant 'Little Mermaid' this fountain and statue are in a much higher league. Very impressive, I also managed to take a minute long video of it on my camera.

Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful fountain in a nice park, just next to the St. Alban's Church. It's within walking distance of The Little Mermaid.

Thank ThoseVegans
Reviewed 5 days ago

A highlight reel fountain in the center of Churchill Park this is just one of the many reasons to stroll up the waterfront en route to The Little Mermaid.

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 1 week ago

As i wrote in a review of Kastellet, this a good bike ride to include the fountain, The Little Mermaid and Kastellet. There were some tourists there when we arrived, but the majority were at the Little Mermaid. The fountain was clean and large and...More

Thank Ilene S
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful fountain. Lots of tourist come here, but move on quickly as it is just a stop for a photo. St Albans Church us nearby. You also get great views a the harbour from here too.

Thank Rhonda E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Scandinavia is a land of Norse legends and myths. The Gefion fountain is cast from such a Nordic myth. Admire it for its superlative details. Be awed by the myth of how the Norse goddess turned her sons into powerful oxen just so she can...More

Thank jetlag123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice fountain near the mermaid. Quite different and definitely worth than the mermaid statue. But can be skipped if memtmaid is not on your wish list

Thank Nithesh E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful fountain. Walking distance from the little mermaid and place. Kids loved the waster effects. Nice place to site watch people.

Thank Christian F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a half day city tour and Gefionspringvandet was one of the places that was included in the itinerary after visiting the nearby Amaliehaven. The weather then was on and off showering. When we arrived here, it was raining quite heavily but despite...More

Thank ZfyEd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fountain is lovely to look at, but it also illustrates the legend of the creation of the island of Zealand by the goddess Gefion. The Swedish king had promised Gefion as much land as she could plough in a day and a night, so...More

Thank Expially D
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Inner Oesterbro
Home to the largest number of embassies in Copenhagen,
Inner Oesterbro has Østerbrogade and Nordre
Frihavnsgade streets where shopping for clothes and
modern Danish design is a must, particularly if you're
not on at budget. There exists a great array of cafés
and restaurants, from the reasonably priced to pricier
Michelin ones. Fælledparken, one of the largest
recreational areas in Denmark, is a park home to the
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