When it comes to wedding destinations, there are so many options to celebrate your big day. But one of the most popular wedding destinations is Copenhagen, for good reason. The Danish capital is not only extremely beautiful, but also offers a hassle-free wedding process. Plus, there are numerous locations in Copenhagen, where you’d love to capture your wedding photos. And then in the coming years of your married life, you can watch your wedding album which will evoke heavenly memories. Let’s enlist some of the most beautiful locations in Copenhagen perfect for wedding photography.
1. Kobenhavns Radhus (Copenhagen City Hall)
Copenhagen City Hall is perhaps the most popular spot where couples love to say “I do”! You’ll be amazed with the architecture and interior decorations of the Hall that provide numerous spots for the wedding photography Copenhagen to capture your portraits. These include hallways, balconies, stairwells, mosaics and statues, besides the wedding hall. The glass roof of the court inside the palace creates a soft light that your wedding photographer would love.
Step outside the hall and you’ll enter a lovely garden full of lush trees, fountains and red brick walls, a setting you were longing to be in with your partner.
2. Boat Tour
You and your guests are going to immensely enjoy a one-hour boat ride that takes you for sightseeing. It will introduce you to the main attractions of Copenhagen including the Opera House, Christianshavn, Nyhavn and the Little Mermaid.
3. Frederiksberg Gardens
If you choose to tie the knot at Frederiksberg Town Hall, don’t miss the chance to have great wedding portraits at Frederiksberg Gardens, just 10 minutes from the Hall. The garden is full of charming spots, perfect for intimate photographs, such as a lovely pond and a gorgeous royal building. The garden even hosts a zoo.
This charming street is one of the oldest and most iconic spots in the Danish capital perfect for wedding portraits. Picture-perfect townhouses adorn this cobblestone street. It’s just a 5-minute walk from the City Hall, where you can throw your big day party and capture charming wedding photos at the street. Being an attraction for several newlyweds, it may make you wait to get some privacy. But just be patient and you’re going to end up with gorgeous photos!
If you wish to take the feel of something typically Danish, Nytorv is the place. This street is near Kobenhavns Byret i.e., the courthouse of Copenhagen. The neoclassical building is adorned with many grand Roman-style pillars that are perfect for posing for photos.
But there is something more! It’s a lavishly engraved archway and a fountain on Stroget – the famous shopping street of Copenhagen. Nytorv is just a few seconds away from Magstraede.
6. Christiansborg Palace
Former residence of the Danish royals, Christiansborg Palace is the political heart of Denmark and hosts the office of the Danish Prime Minister, the Danish Parliament and the Supreme Court. A magnificent rococo style white marble bridge, named Marmorbroen, that crosses Fredeirksholms Kanal, takes you there. This bridge as well as the courtyard will provide you several opportunities for wedding photography Copenhagen with its white pillars, the façade, archways and even horses, if you’re that lucky! Don’t miss to visit the Tower of the Palace that will provide you the backdrop of stunning panorama of the city for your portraits.
While in Copenhagen, you can’t afford to miss Nyhavn, a picture-perfect historic canal, full of colorful yachts and bordered with comfy bars and cafes, where you can sip your favorite wine or coffee while capturing beautiful portraits.
8. Botanical Garden
A part of the University of Copenhagen, the Botanical Garden is a true oasis of calm despite being in the heart of the city. The serene atmosphere is ideal for the newlyweds to spend romantic moments together and capture some exclusive shots. Make sure you visit an herbarium, the Palm House and a romantic archway clad in greenery.
So, have you started planning a Copenhagen wedding?