Bakken - The World’s Oldest Amusement Park
“Bakken” or “Dyrehavsbakken” as it is officially named, was founded in 1583 and is the oldest amusement park in the world. It is located just 25 minutes (by car) outside Copenhagen and is much loved by the people of Copenhagen for centuries. The Park is located near the coast and next to the beautiful park The Deer Garden (in danish “Dyrehaven”) and is surrounded by trees and forests. The amusement park is fun for families, young couples as well as seniors, because there is a wide selection of restaurants, pubs, music, theaters, concerts and rides to try. Roller coasters, shooting galleries, candy shops combine with old restaurants with traditional danish cuisine and entertainment. Admission to the park is free, but if you would like to try the different rides, you will need to buy a wristband.
Ticket price: Admission: Free, Wristband: 269 DKK, Mini wristband: 189 DKK
Transport: Car: 15-20 minutes, Train/Bus: ca. 1 hour
Website and opening hours: Bakken.dk
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