The oldest amusement park in the world, Bakken, often known as “The Hill,” was established in 1583. it is situated not far from Copenhagen, On the outskirts of Jægersborg Dyrehave.

There are around 30 rides at the park, including roller coasters, merry-go-rounds, bumper cars, and a ghost train. There are also cabaret-style revues and circus performances with Pjerrot the Clown, the park’s mascot. On-site, there are a ton of cafés, fast-food joints, and ice cream shops, but you are welcome to bring your own food for a picnic. The park is free to enter, however rides have a range of prices that must be paid. When Bakken opens in the spring and closes at the end of the summer, a massive motorcycle procession from north of Copenhagen makes its way up to the park. The park operates on weekends in December with a Christmas market and theme

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