10 BEST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES IN COPENHAGEN

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Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark and is considered to be home to one of the world’s happiest populations. That’s hardly a surprise considering that this city is nothing but a joy to explore, with an excellent restaurant scene, plenty of royal history and impressive modern architecture.

Copenhagen is a city best explored both indoors and outdoors, something that’s represented by the abundance of team-building activities on offer here. With countless experiences to be had including high-rope courses, cooking classes and boat trips, a team-building retreat in Copenhagen is guaranteed to be an unforgettable adventure.

To help you find more ideas for your team-building retreat in Copenhagen, we’ve compiled the following list of our favourite indoor and outdoor team-building activities.

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Stand-up paddleboard along peaceful waterways

  • Enjoy a magical SUP tour through Amager Strandpark's adventurous lagoons.
  • The course includes a short introduction to paddleboarding as well as basic paddleboard techniques.
  • The approximate duration of the experience is one and a half hours.
  • You’ll be in the safe hands of fully-licensed SUP-boarding instructors.
  • The facility can take care of your things while you head onto the water.
  • All our instructors speak fluent Danish and English.

Discover the city with real locals on a walking tour

  • Discover Copenhagen as you follow knowledgeable local guides through the city.
  • The approximate duration of the course is between two and a half and three hours.
  • Groups of 10 or more are required to book a private tour in advance.
  • The tour guides have lived in the city for many years and tell interesting facts and stories with pride and enthusiasm.
  • Discover interesting activities to try and new places to eat after the tour.

Strengthen team skills at the escape room

  • Take your team for an entertaining and beneficial day out at the largest escape room setup of its kind in Europe.
  • The facility can host 15 groups of six people simultaneously.
  • Choose from a variety of themed rooms with unique storylines and objectives.
  • The challenges puzzles will test your team's teamwork, communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Teams have just 60 minutes to solve the puzzles and make their escape.
  • The on-site gamemasters are extremely enthusiastic about extracting the full potential of your team. 

Learn to cook with professional chefs

  • Take part in a professional cooking class and choose from a huge selection of cuisines from around the world.
  • Learn to cook with guidance from experienced professional chefs.
  • Enjoy working in a beautifully decorated kitchen with state-of-the-art cooking facilities.
  • Expect lots of fun, great music and friendly teachers.
  • Cooking courses typically last approximately five hours.

Cruise along the canals on a private boat

  • The electric-powered boat doesn’t harm the environment or produce much noise.
  • The boats have a spacious table around which you and your colleagues can enjoy some snacks and drinks.
  • An excellent way to see Copenhagen from the serenity of the water.
  • The boats are speed restricted under the canal speed limits. 
  • All boats are very clean and in excellent condition.
  • Relax in the comfortable seats while you cruise along the canals and socialise with your team.

Swing through an urban high-rope course

  • Explore a range of hair-raising obstacles at a 40-metre high course.
  • Get the adrenaline pumping with over 28 obstacles and four cable cars.
  • Participants should expect to complete the course in as quickly as three hours.
  • All participants have access to changing and bathing facilities.
  • Enjoy a vast array of high-rope courses with various difficulty levels.
  • The experience guides ensure you remain safe at all times.

Explore the city in style and comfort on a Segway tour

  • The hosts can cater for up to 80 guests at a time.
  • Tours are operated with a ratio of one guide per every 10 participants.
  • Tours are available in Danish, English, German, French or Spanish.
  • The guides provide an engaging tour and deliver information in a fun and digestible manner.
  • The tour begins with a short Segway introduction followed by a quick skill assessment.
  • Each participant is provided with a helmet with built-in speakers for hearing the guide.

Feel the thrill of racing at the go-kart track

  • Choose from a variety of kart models and race them over the 1,000-metre-long track.
  • The high-spec karts have a maximum speed of 80 kilometres per hour.
  • Racers are kept securely strapped into the kart with the 4-point H-belt.
  • A closed event will be scheduled for a group of 12 or more people.
  • The karts facilities are extremely well maintained.

Experience the drama of warfare with paintballing

  • Engage the enemy in over 12,000 square metres of combat terrain. 
  • Choose between the indoor or outdoor arenas.
  • Typical games last between four and 10 minutes depending on group sizes.
  • All players are given a mask, gloves and a freshly-washed suit.
  • The on-site staff are very friendly and helpful.

Reach the summit at the climbing gym

  • The perfect venue to learn rope climbing and auto belaying.
  • The climbing hall is regularly altered with new challenges climbing routes.
  • Enjoy learning to climb in this high-spec facility with expert instructors.
  • Try a range of climbing disciplines including high-rope climbing and bouldering.
  • Enjoy a rejuvenating cup of coffee or a freshly-made sandwich at the on-site bar.
  • Some climbing routes reach heights of up to 15 metres.

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